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A draft of the Cantos 17-27 of Ezra Pound /
initials by Gladys Hynes.
|Main Creator:||Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972.|
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London : John Rodker, 1928
Half title: Cantos 17 to 27.
"The edition of one hundred and one copies, of which ninety-four are for sale, consists of four on vellum, signed by the author and artist and lettered A to D; five on Imperial Japan paper, signed by the author and lettered E to I; fifteen on Whatman paper numbered I to XV; and seventy on Roma paper, specially watermarked, numbered 1 to 70. Six copies have been sent to various libraries under the Copyright Act, and one copy for review. This copy is numbered ..."--Page .
"Printed and made in England by J. Curwen & Sons Ltd. Plaistow"--Title page verso.
Each canto has woodcut caption and ornamental initial in red, with illustrative design in black or in red and black; also illustrative tailpieces in black.
Title in red and black.
YL 1617 is no. VI of 15 copies on Whatman paper of a limited edition of 101.
With bookplate of George Yeats on front pastedown.
Physical description: 3 preliminary leaves, -56 pages : illustrations ; 40 cm.
Citations/References: Gallup, D. Pound (1983 ed.), A29
Citations/References: A descriptive catalog of W. B. Yeats's library, Edward O'Shea. - New York ; London : Garland, 1985, page 212.
|Contained in:||W. B. Yeats Library|
YL 1617: From the Library of W. B. Yeats.
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|YL 1617||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Yeats Library|