THE DUINO ELEGIES. Rainer Maria Rilke.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.
THE DUINO ELEGIES.

THE DUINO ELEGIES.

[South Denis, MA]: Steven Albahari. 21st Editions, [2005].

No. 35 of 60 copies (0nly 40 for sale). Signed by the artist, translators, editor, and publisher. Large format (15 3/4" x 13 3/8"). Illustrated with photographs by Josephine Sacabo, translated by Leslie Norris & Alan Keele, introduction by John Wood. The type composed by Michael & Winifred Baxter in Jan van Krimpen's Lutetia. Typography and letterpress printing by Kat Ran Press on Zerkall paper. The bindings and boxes designed by Mark Tomlinson with Lisa Van Pelt. The photographs are ten tipped-in and beautifully haunting silver gelatin prints, each signed in pencil by the artist - along with an extra plate not included in the text and a small photo of it. Bound in a dark cloth of swirling colors with cover title in black and gilt. Housed in a solander box of gold silk with gilt titles. Book and photos mint, the box fine with just trifling rub to corners. Item #21747

Quite a beautiful production in all respects.

Price: $2,750.00

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