John Dorsey -- Being the Fire
John Dorsey is the most prolific poet of his generation. Since the early 1990s, his work has appeared in more than 2000 print magazines and anthologies. He is the author of several collections of poetry, including Teaching the Dead to Sing, The Outlaw’s Prayer, Sodomy is a City in New Jersey, Tombstone Factory and Natural Selection: Early Poems. His work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.
Being the Fire is Mr Dorsey's first full collection of new material since 2010.
Signed limited edition of 106 numbered & lettered copies for sale.
General Information: 104 pages. Pinched Crown format, approx. 7”/175mm wide, 10”/250mm tall. Handbound at the Tangerine workshop with cloth-covered acid-free boards, conservation glue and hemp cord; foil embossed front cover artwork; 3-colour title page. 100 numbered/signed and
6 lettered/signed/slipcased copies available for sale.
100 Numbered/signed copies:
Fully bound in Purple Eden cloth;
front cover artwork embossed in silver; Canson Mi-Tientes black endpapers; 100% recycled, acid-free text paper. All 100 copies signed by Mr Dorsey. £40.00 plus p&p
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6 Lettered/signed/slipcased copies:
Fully bound in Gambia Vermillion cloth; front cover artwork embossed in gold; 100% recycled, acid-free text paper. Hahnemuhle Lana dark grey endpapers. Slipcase bound in hand-pulled, screen print Vermillion with gold motifs 60gsm Japanese Chiyogami paper. The letters D, O, R, S, E and Y have been slipcased.This edition also contains a signed broadside of a new poem not included in the book. All 6 copies signed by Mr Dorsey. £SOLD OUT