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Sommario, Libro dove nasce la pioggia (Sumario – Libro donde nace la lluvia) - Pablo Neruda

Spanish and Italian edition. Twenty poems which depict salient experiences occurred in the childhood and youth of the Poet (his birth; the first voyage; his step-mother; his father; his first time at sea; …)

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Bilingual Spanish-Italian edition.

The translation in Italian and the Poet's biography have been realized by Giuseppe Bellini, editor of this edition

The original first edition of Sumario was printed by Alberto Tallone in 1963, both in Spanish and in Italian.

Volume in 8vo format of 54 pages typeset by hand in the Tallone types, designed by Alberto Tallone, cut by Charles Malin in Paris and cast by Radiguer.

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 351 copies on wove Magnani paper

This is an ordinary copy.

The first 80 copies on Magnani paper include an original graphic print by Ugo Nespolo, made in stencil technique (images and price on request).

Moreover, 37 copies have been printed on Amatruda paper made in Amalfi (images and price on request).

  • Size (cm) 19x31,5
  • Typefaces Entirely typeset by hand in Caslon type, cut by William Caslon on steel punches in the first half of the 18th century, and cast in the original matrices of the time.
  • Paper Magnani paper made in Pescia, Tuscany.
  • Number of pages 154
  • Total print run 351
  • Weight (kg) 1,8