Venezia nei cantos (Venice in the Cantos) - Ezra Pound

 Anthology of poems dedicated to Venice, the Poet's favorite town.

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Bilingual English-Italian edition edited by Mary de Rachewiltz, the Poet’s daughter.

Anthology of poems dedicated to Venice, the Poet's favorite town.

Volume in 8vo format of 160 pages typeset by hand in 12 point Tallone italic and roman types, designed by Alberto Tallone and cut by Charles Malin in Paris.

A separate folder contains the photographic reproduction of the picture of Ezra Pound painted by Guido Tallone in the Venecian house of the Poet.

The volume is housed in a hand-made slipcase and box, custom made to an exact size, whose exteriors are covered with Ingres paper. The book title is letterpress-printed on the slipcase’s spine.

Limited and numbered print run of 270 copies on off-white wove Magnani paper.

This is an ordinary copy.

The special copies are as follows:

- 90 copies on wove white-color Magnani paper, purposely made for this edition (images and prices on request);

- 16 on Gampi paper, handmade in Japan (images and prices on request);

- 12 on paper handmade in China (images and prices on request).

  • Size (cm) 24x18
  • Typefaces Entirely typeset by hand in Tallone type, designed by Alberto Tallone, cut by Charles Malin on steel punches and cast by Radiguer in Paris.
  • Paper Off-white wove Magnani paper.
  • Number of pages 160
  • Total print run 270
  • Weight (kg) 1,8