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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ezra Pound; Giovanni Mardersteig; Sextus Propertius; Officina Bodoni.; Faber and Faber.
|Notes:||The first work is an adaptation of selections from Propertius' Elegies, originally published in 1919. The second is a suite of poems, originally published in 1920.
"This edition ... was printed in Bembo type by Hans Mardersteig on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni, Verona, for James Laughlin, Faber and Faber Limited, and Vanni Scheiwiller. The edition consists of 200 numbered copies on Pescia paper, of which numbers 1 to 125 are for sale in the United States, numbers 126 to 175 in Great Britain, and numbers 176 to 200 in Italy, all signed by the author. December MCMLVII This copy is number ..."--Colophon (p. , verso blank), numbered in type.
The three issues were published simultaneously on 24 Oct. 1958, according to Gallup.
Title and colophon printed in red and black; text with red 2-line initials.
|Description:||76,  pages ; 30 cm|
|Contents:||(from t. p.) Homage to Sextus Propertius --
Hugh Selwyn Mauberley, contacts and life.
|Other Titles:||Homage to Sextus Propertius|
|Responsibility:||by Ezra Pound.|