Inscribed by Eliot

Poemes 1910-1930. Texte anglais présenté et traduit par Pierre Leyris.

Paris: Editions du Seuil, [1947].

Price: $3,000.00

About the item

First edition thus, bi-lingual edition (text in English and French), trade issue. 223 pp. 8vo. Inscribed by Eliot. Original printed wrappers with some soiling on front cover near spine, which is starting at bottom, and creased; all edges untrimmed, textblock toned as usual. Gallup D87.

Item #346310

Inscribed by Eliot on title-page: “Inscribed for M. Jean-Louis Cattaneo by T.S. Eliot” with Cattaneo's ownership signature on the ffep. Printed in French and in English. Cattaneo was a professor of French language and literature at Rhodes University, South Africa.