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THE DAY IS A PRAYER THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND! by  D.R. (letters)  d.a. (cover); Wagner - First Edition - 1967 - from Captain Ahab's Rare Books (SKU: 4069)

THE DAY IS A PRAYER THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND!

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THE DAY IS A PRAYER THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND!

by levy, d.a. (cover); Wagner, D.R. (letters)

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Cleveland: 7 Flowers Press, 1967. First Edition. Scarce, collaborative work by these two prominent Cleveland poets. Contents consist of a series of letters from Wagner to levy, all written from Niagara Falls, and all deeply steeped in Buddhist/Egyptian/Jewish mystical language. With a lengthy introduction by T.L. Kryss, and a preface by levy, whose artwork is mounted on the front cover (no two copies are alike). Taylor & Horvath P-137. One of 150 copies. Quarto (28cm); white and yellow mimeographed leaves, side-stapled into blue-gray card wrappers, with an original ink painting by d.a. levy mounted to front cover; [20]pp. Gentle sunning to wrapper extremities, some faint creasing, else Near Fine.

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Bookseller
Captain Ahab's Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
4069
Title
THE DAY IS A PRAYER THEY CAN'T UNDERSTAND!
Author
levy, d.a. (cover); Wagner, D.R. (letters)
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
7 Flowers Press
Place of Publication
Cleveland
Date Published
1967

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Founded in 2010, Captain Ahab's Rare Books specializes in first editions of literature, genre fiction, film-related books and ephemera, zines, manuscript and archival material.

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