(SOLD): VALENZA, Roberto Francisco. The Clearing Stage.
(Kathmandu, Nepal): Bardo Matrix, 1976. First edition. Octavo. Unpaginated. A poetry collection illustrated with woodblock prints, and printed on handmade Nepalese paper. From a total edition of 450 numbered copies signed by the author, this is one of an unspecified number of 'Special copies' featuring an original tipped-in photograph (“Poet with duck-bill”) by Ira Cohen. A very good copy in saddle stitched wrappers.