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Under open sky : poets on William Cullen Bryant

Title
Under open sky : poets on William Cullen Bryant / edited by Norbert Krapf ; wood engravings by John De Pol.
Publication
Roslyn, N.Y. : Stone House Press, 1986.

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TextRestricted use *KP (Stone House) 08-356Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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Additional Authors
  • Krapf, Norbert, 1943-
  • DePol, John, 1913-2004.
  • Gelfand, Morris A. (Morris Arthur), 1908-
  • Stone House Press (Roslyn, N.Y.) prt
  • Out of Sorts Letter Foundry. cmt
  • Alpha-Pavia (Firm) bnd
Description
xv, 107 p. : ill.; 23 cm.
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Genre/Form
Typefaces (Type evidence) – Emerson (Monotype)
Note
  • "This edition is limited to 185 signed & numbered copies, with 140 for sale"--Colophon.
  • "Designed by M.A. Gelfand, and printed by him with assistance from Jim Ricciardi and Lynn Peterson at the Stone House Press ... Set in Monotype Emerson at Out of Sorts Letter Foundery, Mamaroneck, New York, with hand composition at the Press. The decorative cover paper, printed by offset, was created by John De Pol ... Printed from the type and blocks on Mohawk Letterpress paper, and bound by Alpha-Pavia, New York"--Colophon.
  • Also published in a trade edition (New York, N.Y. : Fordham University Press). Cf. Printer's note preceding colophon.
Binding (note)
  • Publisher's quarter buff cloth and green patterned paper boards.
Contents
1. Forest shadows: prose: William Cullen Bryant's Roslyn poems / Norbert Krapf. Bryant's "To a waterfowl" and the painter W.S. Mount / Vince Clemente. A word from Cummington / Richard Wilbur. The Bryant cottage in Cummington / William Jay Smith. William Cullen Bryant as poet / John Hollander. William Cullen Bryant as poet of liberty / Aaron Kramer. Bryant's solitary glimpse of paradise / Robert Morgan. Yvor Winters, Wallace Stevens, and "Thanatopsis" / Richard Elman. Memory of learning "Thanatopsis" in youth / Richard Eberhart. Two Long Island voices heard in the heartland / Paul Engle. Walking with Walt Whitman and William Cullen Bryant: a fantasy / Norbert Krapf. -- 2. Underground tide: poems: By the waters of Cedarmere / Norbert Krapf. At Bryant's grave / William Stafford. Lines to William Cullen Bryant / Reva Sharon. Midas' daughter / Robyn Supraner. Rereading "Thanatopsis" / Linda Pastan. Winterscape-1984 / Reva Sharon. Downriver / William Heyen. After "Thanatopsis" / Philip Appleman. Pantoum for William Cullen Bryan / Peter Michelson. Raccoon Grove / Jared Carter. William Cullen Bryan at the tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte / Albert F. McLean. Autumn at Mill Pond / Richard Elman. Bryant's vision / Grace Volick. A wedge of oak / William Stafford.
Call Number
*KP (Stone House) 08-356
LCCN
87133552
OCLC
17480831
Title
Under open sky : poets on William Cullen Bryant / edited by Norbert Krapf ; wood engravings by John De Pol.
Imprint
Roslyn, N.Y. : Stone House Press, 1986.
Local Note
NYPL copy is no. 6; signed by Krapf and De Pol.
Binding
Publisher's quarter buff cloth and green patterned paper boards.
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Added Author
Krapf, Norbert, 1943-
DePol, John, 1913-2004. Illustrator
Gelfand, Morris A. (Morris Arthur), 1908- Printer
Stone House Press (Roslyn, N.Y.) Printer
Out of Sorts Letter Foundry. Compositor
Alpha-Pavia (Firm) Binder
Research Call Number
*KP (Stone House) 08-356
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