The Sonnets to Orpheus. Balthus, Rainer Maria Rilke.
The Sonnets to Orpheus
The Sonnets to Orpheus
The Sonnets to Orpheus
The Sonnets to Orpheus
The Sonnets to Orpheus
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The Sonnets to Orpheus.

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1997.

No. 43 from a limited edition of 300 copies, signed by Balthus on the colophon. With 2 woodcuts by Balthus (reproduced in full color with woodblocks by Keiji Shinohara). 1 vols. Folio. Linen-covered boards, backed in beige morocco, paper label on upper board; in linen clamshell, lettering stamped in leather spine label. Fine. Item #315757

Facing English and German text, with translation by Stephen Mitchell, and woodcuts by Balthus. A lavish production.

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