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James, Sibyl, Louise Labé

The white junk of love, again; translitics of Louise Labé, original Italian and French sonnets by Louise Labé,

Calyx Books, Corvallis. 1986, 73p., personal inscription signed by James, texts in Italian, French, and English facing pages, ownership name otherwise a very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. "Translitic (from trans, meaning across, and litic, meaning to cut or loosen. In the translitic process, the poet uses a work in another language as a base or stimulus for creating a new work in her/his own language, which may or may not closely follow the original. The poems here have as their root a book of twenty-four love sonnets by the sixteenth-century French poet Louise Labe"

Cat.No: 56131

Price: $15.00

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