David Jones, Artist and Poet .

By: Hills, Paul (Edited by, and as a contributor with other contributors)

Price: £60.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Scarlet Red Boards with Bright gilt titling to the spine and to the front cover. A couple of slightly indented 'bumps' to the top of the spine (could be a neatly repaired split? Difficult to tell? ) and top of the rear board o/w the book is Fine/Near As New. No dustjacket. A loose leaf compliment slip from the University of Warwick is enclosed, and this copy came from the Library of the late Arthur Giardelli, the well-known Artist, a friend of the Editor Paul Hills, and Giardelli's name label is stuck onto the front pastedown, o/w NO Inscriptions or Marks. (xix) + 171 pp. Illustrated with 40 b/w illustrations by David Jones and a Map compiled using information supplied by David Jones. The book contains 13 essays by various contributors on aspects of David Jones/David Jones' work, and include: - 'The Welsh Thing in here' - William Blissett; 'Seeing and Showing' - Simon Brett; 'From 'The Deluge' to 'The Anathemata': Engraving towards Poetry' - Thomas Dilworth; 'David Jones and the Idea of Art' - Bernard Bergonzi; Sleep of the Tongue: Pound, Eliot, Jones, and Europe; 'Deposits' and 'Rehearsals': Repetition and Redemption in The Anathemata' - Edward Larrissy; 'Making and Dwelling among Signs' - Paul Hills...... Etc, etc. Overall, apart from the minor 'faults' as noted above, this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy, now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks Fine. (See also my listing of 'The Malahat Review' - if still on sale - which contains 2 Mss letters from Paul Hills to Arthur Giardelli. ) ; Warwick Studies in the European Humanities; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: David Jones, Artist and Poet .

Author Name: Hills, Paul (Edited by, and as a contributor with other contributors)

Categories: Poetry/War Poetry, Illustrated, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Eng Lit, Lit Crit & Shakespeare, Military/War Related, Modern 1st Editions, Private Presses. Printing. Typography,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Aldershot, Hants, UK, Scolar Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 1859283020

ISBN Number 13: 9781859283028

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 110579

Keywords: ANGLO-WELSH David Jones; Poet And Artist; Welsh Heritage; David Jones; British Modernist Art/artist; David Jones Artist And Poet; Paul Hills; The Welsh Thing in here' - William Blissett; 'Seeing and Showing' - Simon Brett; 'From 'The Deluge' to 'The Anathemata': Engraving towards Poetry' - Thomas Dilworth; 'David Jones and the Idea of Art' - Bernard Bergonzi; Sleep of the Tongue: Pound, Eliot, Jones, and Europe; 'Deposits' and 'Rehearsals': Repetition and Redemption in The Anathemata' - Edward Larrissy; 'Making and Dwelling among Signs' - Paul Hills.