Typographical design by Leonard Baskin (American, 1922–2000), Calligrapher John Everett Benson (American, born in 1939), Poet Anthony Hecht (American, 1923–2004), Intro by Philip Hofer (American, 1898–1984), Printer Gehenna Press, Northampton, Massachusetts (American, founded in 1942), Publisher Society of Printers (American, founded in 1905)
Place of Publication: Northampton, Massachusetts, USA
Gehenna Press: Work of Fifty Years (1992), 53
Overall: 20.4 x 21.5 x 1 cm (8 1/16 x 8 7/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 25 wood engravings
Not On View
(Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press [for the Society of Printers], 1967) Quarto; [16 ff.], plus loose plate; original publisher’s brown paper boards, printed paper label on spine.
Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press [for the Society of Printers], 1967
Below colophon, graphite: "Leonard Baskin"; red pen: "Anthony Hecht"
Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.
Gift of Carl Zahn
© The Estate of of Leonard Baskin