Poem commented by Davide Rondoni, who unveils the secrets and meanings...
Collection of 57 poems and short texts in prose. French edition. Rosnay...
Italian edition of the Old Testament's Ecclesiastes. New translation...
Anthology of 20 poems which depict salient experiences occurred in the childhood and youth of the Poet: Birth, First voyage, La mamadre, The father, The first sea, The southern land, Winter school, Sex, Poetry, Shyness, The Pachecos, The lake of swans, The lost child, The human condition, Injustice,
The abandoned, Superstitions, Books, The nocturnal train, The pension of Maruri Street.
Introduction by Pablo Neruda, written in 1962 while sending these inedited poems to Alberto Tallone, who published them in Spanish for the first time in 1963. English translation from Spanish by Cosimo Corsano. Final note by Giuseppe Bellini.
Volume in 8vo format of138 pages typeset by hand in the Tallone types, designed by Alberto Tallone, cut by Charles Malin in Paris and cast by Radiguer.
Limited and numbered print run of 200 copies on laid cotton paper made in Sicily. In the manufacturing process, the ground water which originates from the volcano Etna has been used. This water has the perfect mineral composition for producing high-quality paper.
This is an ordinary copy.
Moreover, 87 copies have been printed on tinted-color Sant’Ilario paper made in Tuscany (images and prices on request).
Finally, few copies have been printed on Misumi paper, handmade in Japan (images and prices on request).
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.