LEFT OUT IN THE RAIN New Poems 1947-1985
San Francisco North Point Press 1986 209 (1) pages. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Gary Snyder in ink on the title page. "For Nick Clinch / mountain men together / Gary Snyder". Nicholas Clinch (1930-2016) was a prominent American mountaineer. Past President of the American Alpine Club and Executive Director of the Sierra Club Foundation, Clinch was the only American to have led the first ascent of an 8,000 meter peak. Clinch Peak (15,883 feet) in Antarctica is named for him. Illustrated dust jacket. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2". Dark green cloth with bronze spine titling. From the jacket flap, "The material of Mr. Snyder's poetry is the material of his life, as this collection of poems from five decades poignantly proves." A nice association copy. A FINE copy in a FINE jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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