The Elegies of a Glass Adonis. With a typographical note by Will Carter.
[ Rampant Lions Press ]. Trypanis, C.A.

New York: Chilmark Press, [1967]. One of 450 numbered copies, designed and printed by Will and Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press Title-page in red and black Text printed with a special cutting of War’s Arrighi italic, with typographic note in roman. Printed on handmade paper. Fine in fine slipcase. Charcoal boards with gilt spine. Quarto. [33] pp. (Item ID: 14721)


A beautiful printing of the Greek poet’s (1909-1993) longest and most important poem. Trypanis was admired by Theodore Roethke, W. H. Auden and John Wain, among others.

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