Thirty-three Sonnets translated by Ezra Pound. With introductory essays by Hugh Kenner and by Lowry Nelson Jr. (who edited the Italian texts, prepared prose translations and commentaries) and with an etching in colors by Joseph Goldyne.
San Francisco: Arion Press, 1991. Folio, (14, introduction etc.), (66, text), (1 colophon)pp., printed in red and black in Centaur and Arrighi on Fabriano paper. Quarter brown morocco lettered in gilt, olive silk boards, as new. Limited to 300 copies, one of the first really important books from the Arion Press, with an interesting etching in color by the renowned San Francisco artist Goldyne whose work with monotypes has brought him much attention.
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