Imagen no disponible

Peter Levi, poet and Jesuit priest.] Holograph collection of nine poems, titled 'The Element', with signed autograph note from Dom Moraes explaining their background.

Peter Levi [Peter Chad Tigar Levi] (1931-2000), Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford, 1984-1989, and Jesuit priest [Dom Moraes (1938-2004), Indian poet]

Editorial: Dated by Levi to the period November to January 1958. Moraes' note dated 10 June 1963, 1957
Encuadernación de tapa blanda
Librería: Richard M. Ford Ltd (London, Reino Unido)

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 20 de noviembre de 1997

Cantidad: 1

Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 875,15 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 5,10 De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito

Descripción

14pp., 4to. In exercise book with green printed wraps. Good, on lightly-aged and worn paper. The first page carries the title 'The Element', with the words 'Peter Levi S.J. | Nov. '57-Jan. '58' in the top right-hand corner. With occasional light corrections. The second poem ('Out of shaking') has the directions: 'No title & no commas', and the last but one ('Unfinished Elegy'), which is the longest at 4pp., is annotated: 'There ought to be three parts or possibly four. I can't write the last part.' First lines, with titles where present following in brackets: 'The lads of course arrived too late'; 'Out of shaking'; 'Death in the heart'; 'This heart, twin magnet of the mind' ('Emblem'); 'Five o'clock ploughs its pale yellow furrows' ('Dream of a hermitage'); 'Midwater afternoons, a single line' ('Image of an afternoon'); 'Like strangers who casually press'; 'Neglected Eldoradoes of the mind' ('Unfinished Elegy. | For R. S.'); 'What if the world were a horrible mad fit'. Moraes' note, on a sheet of grey paper (1p., 4to) reads: 'Father Peter Levi S.J. has published two books of verse. The poems in this notebook which he gave me some years back comprise 12 of the 30 in his second book "WATER, ROCK & SAND." | His first book "THE GRAVEL PONDS" (Deutsch) was a Poetry Book Society Choice in 1960 & the second won the Lamont Prize in America. | Dom Moraes | 10th. June 1963'. N° de ref. de la librería 13919

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: Peter Levi, poet and Jesuit priest.] ...

Editorial: Dated by Levi to the period November to January 1958. Moraes' note dated 10 June 1963

Año de publicación: 1957

Encuadernación: Soft cover

Descripción de la librería

Private premises. Autographs, manuscripts and archives on any subject. Particular interest in publishing and bookselling history. Occasional catalogues. Company number: 03785276

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

All carriage costs, including insurance, are extra.
Payment on receipt of item if customer known or institution. Otherwise, cash
with order.
Payment in British Pounds or IMO (pounds) or PayPal.
If item considered unsatisfactory or description inaccurate, it may be returned
within two weeks of receipt. No dealer discount.
Photocopies or scans of part only of a letter will be supplied on request for
authentification purposes.
VAT requested where applicable.
Return policy as per EU regulations on m...

Más información
Condiciones de envío:

My normal charge for post is £1.50 (U.K.) and £4.50 (U.S. and Continent). Anything heavier than a letter (archive or book) will lead to an increase in my normal charges.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Débito Directo (Pago Personalmente Autorizado) Cheque Giro Postal Dinero en Efectivo Contra Reembolso Letra de Cambio Transferencia Bancaria