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Touching the Sun - Poems in Memory of Adam Johnson (signed by Johnson and by editor)

£13.99

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A memorial booklet, edited by Leah Fritz, containing poems by 12 poets including John Heath-Stubbs, Maureen Duffy, Leah Fritz, Neil Powell and Sebastian Barker.

Adam Johnson was just 28 years old when he died after contracting AIDS. His poetry was promising and was admired by poets such as John Heath-Stubbs, Stephen Spender and Thom Gunn. He died just before his first book, The Spiral Staircase, appeared in print.

This paperback book is signed by Adam Johnson on the title page (it was towards the end of his life and is barely legible). There is also an inscription on the following page signed by Leah Fritz.

This book is in good used condition. The covers have light tanning to the lower edge and 2 pin prick size marks on front and one on back. All pages are clean and unmarked. The staples are firm and intact.

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edited by Leah Fritz
Condition:
Used: good
Publisher:
Hearing Eye
Title:
Touching the Sun - Poems in Memory of Adam Johnson (signed by Johnson and by editor)

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A memorial booklet, edited by Leah Fritz, containing poems by 12 poets including John Heath-Stubbs, Maureen Duffy, Leah Fritz, Neil Powell and Sebastian Barker.

Adam Johnson was just 28 years old when he died after contracting AIDS. His poetry was promising and was admired by poets such as John Heath-Stubbs, Stephen Spender and Thom Gunn. He died just before his first book, The Spiral Staircase, appeared in print.

This paperback book is signed by Adam Johnson on the title page (it was towards the end of his life and is barely legible). There is also an inscription on the following page signed by Leah Fritz.

This book is in good used condition. The covers have light tanning to the lower edge and 2 pin prick size marks on front and one on back. All pages are clean and unmarked. The staples are firm and intact.

Author(s):
edited by Leah Fritz
Condition:
Used: good
Publisher:
Hearing Eye
Title:
Touching the Sun - Poems in Memory of Adam Johnson (signed by Johnson and by editor)

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