Published by Hawthorne Books, Portland, 2007. First edition. Softcover, illustrated wraps. Octavo.173pp. + publishers ads. Fine condition.
1pp. publicity sheet, promotional postcard, and ANS from publisher laid in
Poe Ballantine’s second collection of personal essays follows, and expands on, his acclaimed Things I Like About America. Ballantine’s world is a crazy quilt of odd jobs, eccentric characters, boarding houses, buses, and beer, rendered in the author’s by turns absurd and poignant voice.