Four poetry publications by Joel Oppenheimer. Items 1-3 are shown in the photo above.
1. “The Ghost Lover.” 14 pp. Limited edition of 500 published by the enigmatic Mr. Arthur Mann Kaye to commemorate a 1983 visit to the North Carolina Wesleyan College campus by the poet.
2. “the only anarchist general.” 1 p. poem in pamphlet form, with cover page. Poem originally appeared in Oppenheimer’s 1973 collection of occasional poetry, On Occasion, and is published here by Arthur Mann Kaye on the occasion of Oppenheimer’s 50th birthday, Feb. 18, 1980, in a limited edition of 550 copies.
3. “2 from at fifty.” 2 short poems in pamplet form, with cover page. Published by Arthur Mann Kaye on the occasionof Oppenheimer’s birthday, Feb. 18, 1982, in an edition of 500 copies At Fifty: A Poem by Oppenheimer, was published by St. Andrews Press, Laurinburg, NC, in 1982.
4. “Granite.” reprinted from Exquisite Corpse in an edition of 500 copies by NCWC Press in memory of Joel Lester Oppenheimer (Feb. 18, 1930 – Oct. 11, 1988)