ANABASIS: A Poem By St.-John Perse.
Edition: First thus.
New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1949). Hardcover first edition - Originally published in the US in 1938, this is the revised and corrected edition. Bilingual edition with French on the version and the English text on the recto. Bibliography of the works of St-John Perse - who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry" - and three prefaces from other editions of this poem by Valery Larbaud, Hugo Von Hoffmansthal and Giuseppe Ungaretti. Slightly oversized. 109 pp.
Condition: Very good in a fair only dust jacket (price-clipped, loss of approx 1 inch at base of spine, closed tear, other chips, edgewear and rubbing)
Book ID: 83276
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