Morgan, Robin,: Monster
Book Number: 0111884
Melbourne Radical Feminists, Melbourne, No date. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/. Illustrator: Illustrated. Edition Unstated. introduction. The text is illustrated with black and white drawings throughout. Black-and-white illustrated card covers with the black titles.Creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the book panels. There has been a dog-earing of the top right-hand corner of the internal pages to the majority of the book. Light age toning to the textblock edges and internal text. Staining to the top left-hand corner of the front panel, top right-hand corner of the rear panel and the full width of the top textblock edge. Handling marks to the book panels.This small book of poems is a "pirate" copy of the author's first book of poems.It is somewhat controversial. For as the introduction states; it includes the poem "Arraignment", which accuses Ted Hughes of murdering his wife Sylvia Plath, which then had Ted Hughes suing Robin Morgan. Through a series of meetings a "compromise" was reached where Robin Morgan rewrote the poem in much more general terms, and was known as "Arraignment II". At the time of this book's publication (probably 1970s though no date is given) the only way to get Robin Morgan's poems was within this pirated format.Included in this small book of poems are the two versions of the controversial poem. Size: 16mo (very small). (6), 3-85, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry; United States; Women & Feminism. Inventory No: 0111884.