Agon. Signed by Shara Lessley and Nikki Ruddy. Signed Limited First Edition. Zumbro River Press. Winona, 2007.

$150.00

Shara Lessley is an American poet whose work has appeared in numerous literary journals, including American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, and the Kenyon Review. She was a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University. Her poetry collections are noted for their careful attention to line and stanza. In Agon, her poems are paired with line drawings by Nikki Ruddy, a celebrated book artist whose work appears in several fine press volumes. This volume is also noteworthy for its fine craftsmanship. Published by the Zumbro River Press, an exceptional private press operating in rural Minnesota, this volume represents the necessary skill and artistry of the centuries’ old craft of bookmaking, brought into the twenty-first century.

This signed limited first edition is in fine condition. It is one of only 136 copies printed on dampened Cartiera Magnani Velata. It is bound in full cloth with paper spine label. All fine. Lessley’s and Ruddy’s signatures appear on the colophon.

A fine signed limited first edition of Agon.

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Agon. Signed by Shara Lessley and Nikki Ruddy. Signed Limited First Edition. Zumbro River Press. Winona, 2007.

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Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 4 in