Item #33372 The Alms of Alcippe. Marguerite Yourcenar.
The Alms of Alcippe.
The Alms of Alcippe.
(Yourcenar, Marguerite)

The Alms of Alcippe.

Callahan, Timothy (illus.)

NY: Targ Editions, 1982. Small quarto. First edition of the English translation. One of 250 copies, signed by Yourcenar at the colophon. Frontispiece photograph by Timothy Callahan. Translated by Edith R. Farrell. Yourcenar (an anagram of her given last name, Crayencour) was a notable Belgian-French poet and translator in her own right, and was the first female member elected to the Académie Française. Bound in quarter blue cloth with gray paper over boards, in publisher's glassine. Fine overall. Item #33372

Price: $350.00

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