New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, (2011).
1st edition, black boards, with illustrated dust jacket. Specially signed by Leibowitz on the title page. This large volume (pp. 496) is subtitled THE LIFE AND WORKS OF WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS, and includes a well researched text accompanied with several photo illustrations. This beautifully written and designed new book " . . . provides a new perspective on the life and poetry of the doctor poet . . . Leibowitz's biography offers a compelling description of the work that inspired a seminal, controversial movement in American verse, as well as a rounded portrait of a complicated man . . ." (from the jacket notes). A fine copy, offered in 'as new' condition, specially signed by the author. Item #5898