School of the Arts: Poems.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, . Paperback. Small 8vo. Stiff pictorial wrappers. 108pp, (1p ad). Fine. Item #49113
Bright and tight first softbound edition of the seventh verse gathering from the National Book Award-winning poet (born 1953), boldly inscribed and signed by him in black fineline on title page: "Mark Doty / for Bill -- all good wishes / 4.1.06 / Des Moines." Recipient "Bill" is Bill Pauly (1942-2021), Iowa poet and academic especially well known for his haikus.