LIVING AT THE MONASTERY, WORKING IN THE KITCHEN: Poems
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.
Chantilly, Virginia: Leaping Dog Press, 2001. SIGNED first edition - The author's fourth collection of poetry, written during eight years he spent living in Asia, and in the voice of Shih-te, cook and janitor at Kuo-ch'sing monastery during the T'sang Dynasty. SIGNED and INSCRIBED on the title page. Copyright page indicates 100 copies, but this copy is not numbered. 72 pp plus a photograph and 'about the author.'. ISBN: 1-58775004X.
Condition: Very near fine in yellow glossy illustrated wrappers.