Title THE LOVE POEMS.
Binding Soft Cover
Book Condition Very Good-
Publisher Toronto Exile Editions 1992
Illustrator Claire Weissman Wilks.
Seller ID 23593
185 pp, small 4to (10" H). Full-page b&w illustrations by Claire Weissman Wilks. "Love takes many shapes, from the carbon of lust to the diamond of divine love. We try our best, we stumble, we are blinded. Nonetheless love lives and renews later life as a mortal thing immortalized. There are many ways of regarding love, from the humility, courtesy, adultery and religion of courtly love, to the eastern bodily mysticism of the tantric. This book is a diary of John Montague's attemps to love." Interior - tiny curl at top corner of first few pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light edge wear - mainly at top/bottom of spine, a few tiny dints and some line indentations on covers, very light rubbing, soft corner crease on front cover.