PARMENIDES: A New Greek Typeface by Dan Carr.

No-place: Peter Koch, Printer, 2001. First edition. Presentation copy of this 9.5 x 14 inch folio, printed in a limited edition of 150 copies on the occasion of the Parmenides Project Symposium, June 11, 2001. The text is from the fragments of Parmenides of Elea newly translated into English by Robert Bringhurst. Inscribed "for Allen Mears, / with best wishes / Robert Bringhurst / April 2003" Included is a TLS to Mears from Bringhurst dated 26 April 2003 that responded to a letter Mears had sent Bringhurst, plus a prospectus for "The Book of Silences." Included in the packet is a file of e-mail and letter correspondence between Bringhurst and Mears on several topics, including Albert Gelpi's introduction to his 2003 Jeffers selected poetry edition, "The Wild God of the World." The folio is very fine. Scarce.
Item #55881

Price: $500.00