O Books, . Item #1242
66 loose sheets (8 1/2 x 11 in.), 62 printed in black on white paper, 4 unprinted green sheets. Contained in a simple clamshell box made of printed paper over thin boards. The introduction, by Leslie Scalapino, is printed on the interior of the box. The work is divided into 3 sections, “What I Believe” (20 pp.), “Transpiration / Transpiring” (36 pp. , and “Minnesota” 6 pp.). The sections are divided by heavy weight green paper (4 pp.). This copy includes two additional Grenier works, in color, by way of an inscription to poet Jack Collom on his 60th birthday in 1991. The contents are fine, the box is very good plus with a bit of edgewear.