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Sewn hardback printed and bound by Bookcraft in dark blue wibalin cloth with head and tailbands.

250 signed copies.
(Out of print).

John Gale's prose poems are finely-polished decadent gems, each an exquisitely-cut tragedy pared to its archetypal essentials. The perfumes of the East suffuse these tales of poets, lovers and kings who, despite the luxury and beauty of their s
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Hardcover, 1st edition, 100 pages
Published February 14th 2002 by Tartarus Press (first published February 1st 2002)
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The author of prose poems rather than short stories, Gale's gothic romanticism is reminiscent of Clark Ashton Smith's work.
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