SCARCE #5/300 Cavafy Poems LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB LEC - Signed by DUANE MICHALS. WITH PHOTOGRAVURES by DUANE MICHALS.
AND TRANSLATIONS BY EDMUND KEELEY & PHILIP SHERRARD. Oversize hardcover in clamshell case. SOME FADING TO CLAMSHELL COVERS DUE TO SHELFWEAR. No markings, dents, names, etc.
Not from a smokers home. One volume, 15 x 20 inches. Five photogravures and Afterword by Duane Michals. Edition limited to three hundred numbered copies. Each signed by Duane Michals.The Limited Edition Club monthly newsletter is laid into the book. Jon Goodman, in his Massachusetts studio made the gravure plates and printed Michals sensuous photogravures. The books were hand sewn and bound in dark purple Japanese linen at Jovonis Bookbindery in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Keep Ithaka always in your mind. Arriving there is what youre destined for.
But dont hurry the journey at all. Better if it lasts for years.
So youre old by the time you reach the island. Cavafy is generally thought to be the greatest Greek poet of the current era and Ithaka is considered to be his masterpiece. Presented here set in the original Greek with English translations. Duane Michals, inspired by Cavafy and his poetry, has given us five photogravures, each utterly breathtaking and glowing with ethereal beauty.As gifted with words, he has written the brilliant Afterword: Cavafys Reveries. Please do not ask us to consider other options. These charges are the buyers responsibility. Please check with your country. THIS ENSURES THAT THE ITEM HAS BEEN SAFELY RECEIVED IN GOOD ORDER.
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