James K. Baxter
Bombay: Konkan Institute of Arts & Sciences, 1958.
18cm x 12cm. 16 pages. Lettered saddle-stitched wrappers.
In 1958, the Konkan Institute of Arts & Sciences in Bombay put together a chapbook of esteemed New Zealand poet James K. Baxter’s finest work. Baxter, then a UNESCO-sponsored agent of the New Zealand government, was visiting India to promote the cross-cultural exchange of educational material for children. Poem ‘An Alphabet for Our Lady’ dated 1968 tipped into inside cover. Poem ‘Husband’ dated 1965 from The Bulletin, tipped into the memo page near end of book.
Light creasing and foxing to covers. Very light foxing throughout. Good Condition. $50 AUD.