[ Heavenly Monkey Press ]. Budd, Harold.

[ Vancouver, British Columbia Heavenly Monkey ], 2012. One of 26 copies printed by Rollin Milroy at Heavenly Monkey and signed by Harold Budd. Poems set in Perpetua italic and titles set in Monument, printed on Barcham Green Bodleian paper. A fine copy in the original marbled board slipcase with printed spine label. Stiff cream-colored paper wrappers with a two-layered dust jacket: semi-transparent Japanese tissue (with printed title) over hand-marbled paper. 7 inches by 10 inches. [28] pp. (Item ID: 16738)


Harold Budd (b. 1936) is a poet and prolific experimental composer. Angel is his second poetry collection, preceded by Colorful Fortune, which was published by Heavenly Monkey in 2009 with illustrations by Budd. The description of Angel on the Heavenly Monkey website states that the design of the book as “unadorned and straightforward” to match Budd’s concise, uncomplicated verse.

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