Chicago: Poetry Magazine, August 1956.
1st edition, original printed paperwraps (as issued). Published as Volume 88, Number 5, this issue from August 1956 represents Ted Hughes' "first 'professional' publication" (from the contributor notes). The Hughes contribution is his poem "Bawdry Embraced" (pp. 295-297). Other poets in this issue include George Barker, Ruthven Todd, Paul Engle, Richard Eberhart, and others. Very minimal shelf rubs/wear, to an otherwise fine copy. Not an ex-library copy. Item #6498