The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri. Dante Alighieri.
The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.
The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.
The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.
The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.
The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.
(Kairos Press)

The Stone Beloved: Six Poems from Dante Alighieri.

Nickel, Peter (illus.)

Austin, TX: Kairos Press, 1986. Folio. (28)pp., + (7)ff. From an edition of 150, this is one of twenty-five copies signed by the artist, Peter Nickel. Illustrated with seven original monochrome lithographs, one of which is double-page. The prints form a sequence reflecting the progression of the poems, from the sensual woman portrayed in the opening spread to the cold stone statue of the final image. Translated from the original Italian by Harry Duncan. This is the first book of this Press, the private imprint of W. Thomas Taylor. Bound in vellum-backed gray boards by Craig Jensen. A very fine copy in slipcase with very minimal wear to extremities. Prospectus laid in. At the publication price. Item #24019

Price: $450.00

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