Tarzana, Calif. Ambrosia Press, 1989. First edition. 8vo, 31pp; olive green cloth with printed label. Small puncture to rear board-edge, faint stain from binder's glue. Item #205482
One of 180 numbered copies signed by Coleman, the entire edition. This is the dedication copy, inscribed in the front by Coleman to her husband, Austin Straus. The printed dedication reads: "For Austin Straus with deep & abiding love". Laid in is a printed poem/postcard with Coleman's poem "Be Near Me" also inscribed to Straus, dated 12/99 and inserted into a handmade paper envelope inscribed "To my Austin Kat"