New Goose (Association Copy).
Prairie City, Illinois: The Press of James A. Decker, 1946. First Edition. Duodecimo. First book of poetry from Niedecker, which grew out of her work for the WPA Federal Writers' Project. This copy INSCRIBED to Edwin Honig in 1950; the two poets having worked together in the the Madison chapter of the Writers' Project. Near fine, in tan cloth boards with gilt lettering, in near fine jacket, with minor edge-wear. Housed in custom clamshell case, with leather lettering piece to spine. A remarkable association copy of a scarce work in beautiful condition. Rare.
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