Lot 129 of 302:
The Complete Poetical Works of T. E. Hulme 1/28  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Complete Poetical Works of T. E. Hulme with a Prefatory Note by Ezra Pound

Author:
Hulme, T.E.

Place:
[Cleveland, Ohio]

Publisher:
Bits Press

Date:
[1983]

Description:

[24] pp. With three mounted holograph ink and watercolor drawings by Michael Gutzwiller. 31x19 cm (12¾x8") handset in 18 point Goudy Oldstyle and printed by Robert Wallace on paper handmade specially for this edition by James Vanden Boom; sewn into a specially made tan-gray paper wrapper with the author's name stamped in gold;  housed in linen-covered dropback box, with spine label lettered in gilt.  Handbound by Karen Esper. No. 25 of 28 copies. 

Signed by the artist at the limitation. Prospectus laid in. Very scarce, and one of the finest productions of The Bits Press. 

Thomas Ernest Hulme was an English critic and poet who, through his writings on art, literature and politics, had a notable influence upon modernism. He was an aesthetic philosopher and the 'father of imagism'.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Just a bit of edgewear to wrappers; else fine.


 
Item number:
308627
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