peter olds • yellow bin day • limited edition • sick fly publications
23 numbered copies
£15 inc shipping
16 pages. Format approx. 6"/150mm wide x 300mm/12" tall. Handsewn at the Sick Tangerine workshop. Recycled Cairn almond stiff card covers; front cover artwork embossed in black. 100% recycled, acid-free text paper; handmade Nepalese Lokta gold endpapers.
A collection of previously unpublished poems by the New Zealand poet.
Signed by Peter Olds.
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Peter Olds was born in Christchurch, New Zealand in 1944. He left school at sixteen and after meeting James K. Baxter in Dunedin in the 1960s, began writing poetry. He was a Robert Burns Fellow at the University of Otago in 1978. In 2005 he was an inaugural recipient of the Janet Frame Literary Trust Award for Poetry. Previous collections include Lady Moss Revived (1972), Freeway (1974), Doctors Rock (1976), Beethoven’s Guitar (1980), all published on Trevor Reeves’ Caveman Press. Other collections include Looking for Broadway; It was a Tuesday Morning: Selected Poems 1972-2001; Poetry Reading at Kaka Point; In the Dragon Cafe; Under the Dundas Street Bridge and, most recently, You Fit the Description: Selected Poems. He lives in Dunedin.
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