Orpheus, Eurydice, Hermes: Notations on a Landscape by Rainer Maria Rilke

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Poetry by Rainer Maria Rilke; translated by Stephen Mitchell; foreword by Dore Ashton; watercolors by Ellen Kozak.

“‘Orpheus. Eurydice. Hermes’ was originally published in The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke”–Title page verso.

“… conceived and designed by Ellen Kozak … The book contains eleven color laser prints made directly from Kozak’s original watercolor paintings. These are printed on Basingwerk, an archival printmaking paper. The book also contains four drawings. The poetry, text, and drawings are offset printed on Gilclear Light Vellum … … set in Garamond and printed by Anne Noonan at Soho Service. The edition is handbound by Frank Papp of Cross-Island Bindery … limited to 400 numbered copies, signed by the translator and artist, 100 of which include an original Carborundum print”–Colophon.

Link to Library Catalog