"Land lies in water; it is shadowed green. Shadows, or are they shallows, at its edges showing the line of long sea-weeded edges": First edition and advance review copy of Elizabeth Bishop's Poems: North & South - A Cold Spring
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company , 1955.
First edition and advance review copy of Bishop’s collected poems, which went on to win the Pulitzer Prize. Octavo, original cloth. With the publisher’s advance review copy slip laid in dated 7/14/55 and with a glossy photograph of the poet by J.L. Castel. Fine in the original dust jacket which is in very good condition with some light wear to the front panel.
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