New York: Harmony Books, (1995). First edition. The second collection of short stories and poems from the pages of Yellow Silk: Journal of Erotic Arts (1981-1996), whose guiding editorial policy was "all persuasions, no brutality." Includes pieces by Mamet, Erdrich, Angela Carter, Sharon Olds, Galway Kinnell, Ntozake Shange, Marge Piercy, et al, INSCRIBED BY POND & RUSSO to collector Allen K. Mears, "Alan, You've always been one bright star on the edge of/ the horizon of the mountain. Lily 3.13.95" and "Alan- Share it with someone you love. Richard Russo." Fine in fine dust jacket.