s.l., s.n. [Toronto: Columbus St. Press], 1987. Octavo, 22.7 x 14.7 cm. Quarter blue leather, with grey paper covered boards, and printed lettering in blue and four wood engraved vignettes in black to the upper cover; red stencilled Japanese endpapers; all edges untrimmed. Unpaginated [pp. 32]. A fine copy. The text was set in Linotype Granjon and printed in blue on Svecia Antiqua paper. Illustrated with 17 wood engraved vignettes by George Walker, printed from the blocks in black. One of 126 copies, of which this is number 12 of 100 copies thus bound for sale. Signed in pencil by Fetherling and Walker on the colophon page.
Notes, aphorisms, oracular pronouncements, and commonplace entries, with brief quotes from Chesterton, Auden, Gide, and Morris. Item #202
Poets are the unacknowledged alligators of the universe.