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RECOVERED BODY: Poems.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.
New York: George Braziller, (1998). First edition - His fourth collection of poetry - one which "employs disarming language as it revises and gives new life to a wide range of familiar stories. Here, we overhear some of Wallace Stevens's late ruminations, we witness an erotic frolicking between poet and muse, and we receive an epistle on the subjects of love and the body from Mary Magdalen." 74 pp. ISBN: 0-807614378.
Condition: Near fine (stain affecting the upper margin of several pages).Book ID: 82477More details Price: $15.00
THE RESTLESS QUEST OF MODERN MAN.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "A w a y o u t o f t h e w a s t e l a n d o f c o n t e m p o r a r y e m p t i n e s s a n d m e a n i n g l e s s n e s s ." INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper and dated in the year of publication. Cover praise from Paul Tillich, among others. Suggestions for further readings. 110 pp.
Condition: Just about fine in a very good dustjacket. (edgewear to dj.) Uncommon signed.Book ID: 45574More details Price: $25.00
THE MAKING OF A MIND: Letters From A Soldier-Priest 1914-1919.
Edition: Early printing.
New York: Harper & Row, (1965) dj. Hardcover - Letters to his cousin Marguerite, written during the first World War, when Teilhard de Chardin, already a Jesuit priest, volunteered for the Army, and spent 4 1/2 years as a stretcher-bearer at the front lines. He was awarded the Croix de Guerre, the Medaille Militaire, and the Legion d'Honneur, but he also began to develop his great vision of the human condition during this time. Translated from the French by Rene Hague. Frontispiece portrait, map. Index, 316 pp.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (gift inscription on front endpaper, creasing to front flap of dj)Book ID: 60255More details Price: $15.00