Fitts, Dudley; Raskin, Ellen, illustrator
Title THE POETIC NUANCE
Book Condition Fine in pictorial paper-over-boards, featuring wraparound illustration of ink quills in tones of purple and turquoise, and with purple front endsheets and turquoise rear endsheets; in a lightly age-toned tissue dust jacket.
Edition First edition, with publisher's gift card laid in. Cover and title-page design by Ellen Raskin.
Publisher New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1958).
Seller ID 31178.00
A short essay by the poet and translator about the difficult task of creating art through the process of translating poetry, that was privately printed for the friends of the author and his publishers as a New Year's greeting in 1958.