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René Crevel, Samuel Beckett · 10 Poèmes

Crevel’s provocative prose text The Negress in the Brothel was commissioned by Nancy Cunard for her Negro Anthology (1931-1933) and translated into English for the publication by Beckett. Here printed with Crevel’s entire poetic output of ten poems (in French only). Monotype Sabon and Fry’s Baskerville, by Michael Caine. 

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René Crevel, Samuel Beckett · 10 Poèmes

La totalité de l’œuvre poétique de René Crevel, dix poèmes, jumélée avec un essai qu’il a spécialement écrit pour pour Nancy Cunard, dans une très belle traduction en anglais de Samuel Beckett.

Crevel’s provocative prose text The Negress in the Brothel was commissioned by Nancy Cunard for her Negro Anthology (1931-1933) and translated into English for the publication by Beckett. Here printed with Crevel’s entire poetic output of ten poems (in French only). Monotype Sabon and Fry’s Baskerville. 

One original screenprint in deep blue by Caine at the Royal College of Art, London.

 

24 signed head copies with an additional original etching by Caine.

100 numbered standard copies on Indian Khadi handmade paper.

In-8 (18 × 25 cm). Sewn into screenprinted paper wrappers. 16 pp. Scargill Press. London, 1989.

English and french
Standard / édition courante : 250 €
Édition de tête : 400 €

 

 
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