Book Condition: Fine
Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Northridge, CA: Lord John Press, 1982.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Günter Grass
A handsome specially bound deluxe Limited Signed edition/first printing in Fine condition with only slight rubbing to rear cover. This is number 16 of 50 numbered copies SIGNED by author, illustrator and Nobel Laureate Günter Grass on a specially designed signature page. Quarter bound in maroon cloth with marbled boards.
Fifteen poems and ten etchings by German novelist and Nobel Laureate Günter Grass. Each poem is included in both the original German and its English translation. Titles include: Flag of Poland; Nursery Rhyme; Ballad of the Black Cloud; Racine Has His Coat of Arms Changed; Ivy --The Growth Rate of Immortality and ten others. Translated by Michael Hamburger; Etchings; Oblong 8vo ; Signed by Author.