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Ellison, Ralph and Karl Shapiro THE WRITER'S EXPERIENCE. Washington, D.C.: Published for the Library of Congress by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund. 1964. First Edition



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Book cover picture of Ellison, Ralph and Karl Shapiro THE WRITER'S EXPERIENCE. Washington, D.C.: Published for the Library of Congress by the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund. 1964.
First printing. Includes the text of two lectures presented under the auspices of the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Poetry and Literature Fund. "Hidden Name And complex Fate: a Writer's Experience in the U.S." by Ralph Ellison on January 6 and "American Poet?" by Karl Shapiro on January 27, 1964. iii, 32 pp. Very good in stapled wrappers. From the library of poet and children's writer Myra Cohn Livingston (1926-1996,) with her bookplate inside the front cover, and addressed to her (complete with 6c in postage stamps) on the back cover. .

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