Item #6116 GALLOWSONGS (GALGENLIEDER) - THE BINDER'S COPY, SIGNED. translation, illustrations, Christian Morgenstern, Jess, poems, Collins.


Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1970. First Edition Thus. Item #6116

Limited Issue, one of four copies specially bound and designated for copyright, for the binder, and the printer, this one marked "Binder's Copy" and signed by Jess on the colophon. Quarto (29cm); printed and illustrated leaves, screw-bound into publisher's pictorial paper-covered boards; original acetate dustjacket; [126]pp; illus. Fine in a lightly rubbed and cloudy, Near Fine dustjacket. The California artist's versions of Morgenstern's Galgenlieder, a volume of humorous poems first published in his native Germany in 1905. Morrow & Cooney 92b.

Price: $350.00