Signed limited edition of this Bishop poem, originally published in the NEW YORKER.
Number 16 in the Phoenix Book Shop's Oblong Octavo Series, elegantly designed and printed at the Ferguson Press, Cambridge, MA. A meditation on a small painting, straddling the thematic concerns of Bishop's "At the Fishhouses" and "Filling Station."
Read more: Candace W. MacMahon, Elizabeth Bishop: A Bibliography, A11.
New York: Phoenix Bookshop, 1973. 5'' x 7''. Original string-tied stiff wraps. In original integral marbled dust jacket with printed title tipped to front.  pages. One of 100 numbered copies (from a total edition of 126), this #5. Signed by Bishop to colophon, as called for. Bright and sharp.
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