The Dark Kingdom

New York: Harriss & Givens, (1942).

Price: $550.00

First edition. Small owner label, several clippings affixed to rear blank leaves, and some offsetting to the first blank leaf, else a near fine copy in a slightly spine-tanned, very good plus dustwrapper. One of 775 copies. Very nicely Inscribed by the author: "for my friend Arthur at the beginning of the year 1943. Kenneth January first." Laid in is a prospectus for the book; a piece of scrap paper where Patchen has listed the titles of all his poems that appear in New Directions in Prose and Poetry with the publication date; and two copies -- one a ribbon copy, the other a carbon, of the review of this book by Kenneth Slade Alling, that appeared in Voices, A Quarterly of Poetry.

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The Dark Kingdom. Kenneth PATCHEN.
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Kenneth Patchen
birth name: Kenneth Patchen
born: 12/13/1911
died: 1/8/1972

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Biography

American experimental poet, novelist, painter, and grapihc designer. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore

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