The Year's Declension, William Everson
Limited edition of 100 numbered copies printed by Kenneth john Carpenter on the Berkeley Albion press, signed by the author at the colophon. William Everson: Berkeley, 1961. Grey boards printed in red and black, printed in red and black throughout, pp. 32. In fine condition. William "Bill" Everson, also known as Brother Antonius, was an important figure in the San Francisco Renaissance and close friend and associate of Kenneth Rexroth. This collection was never widely published, and the poems were not made available to the general public until the publication of Everson's collected works by Black Sparrow Press in 2000.