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Marmalade: Drifts, Gists, Versions, Drafts & Takes from the poems of Stéphane Mallarmé by  WILLIAM BENTON - Signed First Edition - 1993 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

Marmalade: Drifts, Gists, Versions, Drafts & Takes from the poems of Stéphane Mallarmé

by BENTON, WILLIAM

Condition: Small scrape to rear board of portfolio, some page edges mildly toned, otherwise fine and complete.


Peoria, IL: Elephant's Foot Press, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Small scrape to rear board of portfolio, some page edges mildly toned, otherwise fine and complete.. Small folio. 10.75 x 13.75 in. Portfolio of 29 individual leaves of poetry (17 poems total) by William Benton and 6 original intaglio prints by James McGarrell, each print numbered and signed. Contents laid into a handmade portfolio of grey checker patterned boards, as issued. Number 9 of 50 copies, signed by Benton and McGarrell on the colophon. Additionally laid in are the prospectus and the original wraparound band. Benton's poems are versions of but not literal translations of Mallarmé. Rare, lovely portfolio.


  • Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 27579
  • Title: Marmalade: Drifts, Gists, Versions, Drafts & Takes from the poems of Stéphane Mallarmé
  • Author: BENTON, WILLIAM
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Small scrape to rear board of portfolio, some page edges mildly toned, otherwise fine and complete.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Elephant's Foot Press
  • Place: Peoria, IL
  • Date published: 1993
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry; LITERATURE;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General; POETRY / American;


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