This internationally famous poem by the 1960 Nobel laureate was introduced to English-language readers in this translation by T. S. Eliot. In this definitive edition, French and English texts appear on facing pages. Preface by T. S. Eliot. This internationally famous poem by the 1960 Nobel laureate was introduced to English-language readers in this translation by T. S. Eliot. In this definitive edition, French and English texts appear on facing pages. Preface by T. S. Eliot.Read Less
Good-Some Underlining. Language: French and English facing-page dual text. No date, c. 1970. There are a few small notes in pencil scattered in the text, and the page block shows some light smudging, otherwise clean; binding is secure; the soft cover is noticeably rubbed around the edges, and there is some chipping on the spine and a crease at the bottom front right corner, otherwise sound.
New. This item is printed on demand. This internationally famous poem, considered to have exerted a wide influence on modern poetry, was first introduced to English-language readers in the translation by T.S. Eliot. In his Preface, Eliot describes it as "a se.
Very Good. Perse, St. -John. Anabasis. New York City: Harcourt, Brace and Co, 1949. 109pp. 8vo. Grey cloth. Book condition: Very good with rubbed edges. Previous owner's name in pen on front pastedown and sporadic underlining in pencil.
Excellent. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Trade paperback, cover is scuffed, especially at spine, but solid. Good book, awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. Translated and with a preface by T.S. Eliot. A Harbinger Book.
The book I ordered arrived in good time, beautifully wrapped in brown paper. The book itself was in near perfect condition. As I had hoped upon opening the book, the poem is a joy to read. Read aloud it is, like Elliot's own Four Quartets, an attempt to say, if not everything important there is to say, then at least a vivid recital.
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