Somata by PHILLIP FOSS Jr 1982 SIGNED ~ Schanilec ~Native American ~ Indian ~ Poetry ~ Verse ~ New Mexico


Title: Somata

Author: Phillip Foss, Jr.
Illustrator: Gaylord Schanilec

Description: Chapbook, limited numbered edition of 150 copies [98/150], signed by both Foss and Schanilec. Near fine. Japanese side stitched in Mexican bark-paper covers; printed on dampened Gutenberg Laid paper. Three-panel wrap-around sleeve with title printed on front. Six page-illustrations (plus title page illustration) by Gaylord Schanilec. 38 unnumbered pages. 10 x 7.75 inches.

Somata, in seven parts: Seed. Stone. Winged. Clawed. Finned. The Raw. Eaters.

Phillip Foss, Jr. has published more than a dozen books and chapbooks of poetry, was editor of the literary journal Tyuonyi, edited an anthology of contemporary Native American verse, and was the founding director of the Creative Writing Program at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe.

Binding: Sewn Binding
Condition: Near Fine
Paper Wrap: Near Fine

Publisher: Bieler Press
Place: St. Paul, Minnesota
Year: 1982

ISBN: 0931460182

Keywords: Gaylord Schanilec, Native American, poetry, fine press, New Mexico author, chapbook,

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