Stock Image

Mixing Cement (SIGNED 1st Hardcover)

Tomassi, Peter; Wortzel, Gary

1 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0965456943 / ISBN 13: 9780965456944
Published by Thunder Rain Pub; Livingston, LA, 1999
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From virtualrarities (san francisco, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 12 January 2009

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: 31.38 Convert Currency
Shipping: 3.05 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Thunder Rain Pub; Livingston, LA. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER-- gray/blue cloth w/ intact gilt on front board & spine-- in FINE Condition. No DJ, as issued, I believe. INSCRIBED on title page: "Joel, With compliments and admiration.--n Best, Peter 1 April 2000" otherwise INTERIOR PRISTINE: clean, tight, bright. RARE in a hardcover; more rare in a signed version. Carefully shipped in secure parcel. Bookseller Inventory # 509543

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Mixing Cement (SIGNED 1st Hardcover)

Publisher: Thunder Rain Pub; Livingston, LA

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

About this title


Tomassi's debut book of poetry - "to help us feel the cold seeping through a father's glove as he guides his children's sled...'sand, lime and portland', the musical might not feel like a big accomplishment to a poet convinced that we "neither destroy nor create, but only shift atoms,... But it puts us close enough to feel the blister rising under the hammer he once held... Eerie echoes of the clanking, creaking, roaring and whistles that Tchaikovsky'd as Papa lobbed looks at the kid...In every clank and bellow , an old haunt lay in wait: Lower East Side.. stuggled to pinpoint absurdieties and frustrations of modern-day employment.."

About the Author:

Peter Tomassi was born in Plainfield, NJ in 1969 and studied at Drew Univeristy, Yale University and Columbia, he founded the politics and rhetoric journal, Helvidus. His work has appeared in nnumerous publications here and abroad, including Beauty for Ashes, Linx Eye, Poetry Review, Yeast for Food, Magma, Wings Paris/Atlantic, L'Intrigue, The Pittsburgh Quarterly, Gravity, The Comstock Review, Porcupine Literary Arts Magazine, Word Salad, and The Cafe Review. He is currently living in San Francisco.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Your satisfaction is guaranteed. Return any book within 30 days for a full refund
of purchase price.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Cash PayPal