PAX 3

New York: [no publisher], 1957.

Price: $350.00

Unbound. First edition. Broadside folded as issued, measuring 6" x 9". Single sheet folded twice. Fine. Magazine published by Lax from the offices of *Jubilee* magazine beginning in 1956 and running until 1962. This issues includes two poems: "Morning Worship" by Mark Van Doren and "Song" by Peter Lewis. This copy Signed by Van Doren and hand addressed to a friend and with the return address of his home on Bleeker Street in New York. Lax studied with Van Doren while he attended Columbia University. A beautiful copy of this scare and delicate item printed on cheap newsprint. Two copies found in *OCLC*.

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Mark Van Doren
birth name: Mark Van Doren
born: 6/13/1894
died: 12/10/1972

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Biography

American poet, writer, and eminent teacher. He upheld the writing of verse in traditional forms throughout a lengthy period of experiment in poetry. As a teacher at Columbia University (N.Y.) for 39 years (1920-59), he exercised a profound influence on generations of students. Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore