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The Gehenna Florilegium.

Leeds: The Gehenna Press, 1997. Limited edition. Hardcover. Prospectus laid in. "Calling upon one of America's finest poets, Anthony Hecht, to write a set of poems to confront Leonard Baskin's color woodcuts of a miscellany of flowers, which in consort, poems & flowers, frame The Gehenna Florilegium." Papers hand-made in Italy. Woodcuts printed by Arthur Larson of Hadley, MA. Hand bound by Claudia Cohen. Fine in Fine Traycase. Tight, bright and unmarred. Traycase bright and clean. Quarterbound, green cloth spine, paste paper over board, salmon leather labels, gilt lettering and decorative elements, paste-paper endpages. fo. np. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 31 of 50 [1-10 and 11-50]. Signed by both Hecht and Baskin. Each etching signed by Baskin. Item #6197

Price: $7,500.00