Bringhurst, Robert, translator; Dan Carr, typeface; Peter Koch, printer.

"This first showing of the alpha version of Parmenides....."

[San Francisco]: Peter Koch, 2001. First edition. One of only 150 copies, issued on the occasion of the Parmenides Project Symposium, June 11, 2001. 19 x 14" off-white card stock folded once to make 4 pages -- the cover (single line in Greek); a three-stanza fragment translated to English; the same 14 lines in Greek; and colophon (on back). The text is from the fragments of Parmenides of Elea newly translated into English by Bringhurst ("That is all I will confide to you for now/ of my perception of reality./ I intend to speak of fiction from here on...."). INSCRIBED BY BRINGHURST on colophon, "for Allen Mears, with best wishes/ Robert Bringhurst/ April 2003." Fine.
Item #71708

Price: $150.00