Skip to content
AUTHENTICITY GUARANTEED | EXPERT ADVICE
AUTHENTICITY GUARANTEED

The Pisan Cantos.

Stock Code 110276

[New York, James Laughlin], 1948

Original price £375.00 - Original price £375.00
Original price £0.00
£375.00
£375.00 - £375.00
Current price £375.00
First edition. Comprising Cantos LXXIV-LXXXIV, composed when Pound was incarcerated in a prison camp near Pisa. The book was awarded the first Bollingen Prize in 1948.

First edition, first impression; 8vo; bookplate to front pastedown, offsetting to front free endpaper, else unmarked internally; publisher's black cloth, silver lettering to spine, slight discolouration to cloth at foot of spine, with the price-clipped dustjacket printed in green, jacket somewhat toned, some chipping to spine ends and extremities, else very good.

Gallup A60a.
Provenance
Delivery

We offer secure and express delivery on all local and international orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website.

About us

Shapero Rare Books is an internationally renowned dealer in antiquarian & rare books and works on paper.

Our Bookshop and Gallery can be found in the heart of Mayfair at 106 New Bond Street, where most of our stock is available to view and on public display.

We exhibit at major international art fairs, including TEFAF (Maastricht and New York), Frieze Masters, Art Miami and Masterpiece London, as well as antiquarian & rare book fairs including New York, Paris, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Hong Kong.

Read more

Ask us a question

The Pisan Cantos.

POUND, Ezra.

Stock code: 110276

£375.00

THE BOND STREET EXPERIENCE

An exceptional experience in the heart of London’s Mayfair for not only seasoned collectors but those considering purchasing their first rare book or print.

Guaranteed Authenticity
GUARANTEED AUTHENTICITY
International Delivery
INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY
Meet Our Booksellers
MEET OUR BOOKSELLERS
Free Gift Wrapping
FREE GIFT WRAPPING

BOOK COLLECTING IDEAS

Your cart is empty

Continue shopping

Basket