The Golden Book of Words. Bernadette Mayer. Angel Hair Books. 1978.

The Golden Book of Words.

Angel Hair Books, 1978. Item #842

Perfect bound wrappers. Cover by Joe Brainard. Inscribed by Mayer to her sister, the artist Rosemary Mayer, in Lenox, MA in 1979. Rosemary Mayer was married to Vito Acconci for a time when he and Bernadette were editing 0 to 9. She made drawings for Bernadette's book Moving (Angel Hair, 1971) and the cover for Poetry (Kulchur, 1976). This is from an edition of 750 copies. Shelf wear to wrappers, including small chip at tail of spine and abrasion on back cover below photograph; else very good with crisp interior.