By: DALVEN, Rae (translator and editor)
New York, Gaer Associates Inc.: 1949
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 83640
Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket
A first edition of this English-language anthology of modern poetry by Greek poets, as collected, translated and edited by Rae Dalven. The original poems were written both in traditional Greek ("katharevousaa") and the more modern "demotic" Greek. With introductory statements by William Rose Benét and Mark Van Doren, as well as introductory essays by Davlven, in which she discusses the poems which follow. --- In dark red and grey cloth-covered boards with titling in silver to cover and spine. Volume has no dust jacket. --- With discreet Boston-area bookseller label to front fr... View More...