Bruxelles: Andre De Rache, 1973.
First Edition. Paperback. 8 1/2" X 6 1/2". 271pp. Inscribed by Carlos de Radzitzky to Lorraine Goreau, journalist and biographer of singer and activist Mahalia Jackson, on half-title page (Radzitzky himself chronicled the history of hot jazz as well as penning biographies of Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong). Five assorted collages by Radzitzky laid in (some meant to be used as cards). Moderate wear to pictorial paper wraps with french folds, with edgewear, light soiling, and foxing. Heavy creasing to spine. Binding is sound. Pages are unmarked. A solid and unique inscribed first printing of this collection of the poetry and collages of Carlos de Radzitzky. Good. Item #2856