Skip to content

Poems

Poems

Click for full-size.

Poems

by Senghor, Leopold Sedar

  • Used
  • Fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Fine
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Cape Town, South Africa
Item Price
$1,595.00
Or just $1,575.00 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
$25.00 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 10 to 20 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • PayPal

About This Item

New York: The Limited Editions Club. Fine. 1996. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Large Folio (17 ¼ x 22 ¼) bound by hand in full purple linen by Carol Joyce of the Academy Bindery. Four poems in the original French and the English translation printed in letterpress on textured Arches paper and printed by The Wild Carrot Press. The book includes 5 silkscreen prints from Lois Mailou Jones, one of America's most celebrated Black artist. Four of Senghor poems appears in this edition. Leopold Senghar became the first Black member ever induced into the French Academy. In 1960 he was elected the first president of Senegal and re-elected four times. As a poet, he represented the literary and artistic expression of the Black African experience. This volume is #171 of 300 and signed by both Senghar and Jones. The slipcase is NF or better with a Fine book. ; Silk screen; Folio 13" - 23" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator .

Reviews

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
Rare Collections ZA (ZA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
1045
Title
Poems
Author
Senghor, Leopold Sedar
Illustrator
Lois Mailou Jones
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Limited Edition
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1996

Terms of Sale

Rare Collections

Feel free to contact us with any and all requests, questions or wants at info@rarecollections.co.za

More images and/or details are available for any of our items by request. All items are guaranteed as described.

All items remain the property of Rare Collections until fully paid for.

Courier and Shipping

We make exclusive use of tracked courier services for the safety of the items and for the reliability of deliveries. Therefore **we require a physical address and can not deliver to PO Boxes. ** Expedited Rates Our expedited shipping is a TRACKED courier service. The amount is for a package of 1kg or less and larger books / parcel may attract additional cost. Delivery is typically in 4-10 days, depending on available flights and Covid restrictions. Our shipments are routed via the UK. We always offer consolidated options for multiple orders and some items do have free shipping or special conditions, which will be noted in our description. If you are charged the wrong shipping rate in these cases, we will process a refund. All international and local purchases are packed for shipping/courier to a very high standard. Shipping and delivery dates are estimates only and cannot be guaranteed. We are not liable for any delays in shipments.

Tax

All prices listed on our platforms are excluding VAT. South African customers will need to pay the standard 15% VAT, and our pricing for international clients are already VAT exempt. Import duties and VAT at the final destination is for the international client's account and not included in our price.

About the Seller

Rare Collections

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio member since 2021
Cape Town
Ask Seller a Question

About Rare Collections

Rare Collections formed as a celebration of passion. A passion for the printed word, for history, for rare finds and new adventures. We're a two-person company with a focus in Audubon, Fantasy, Fine Press, Illustrated Books, John Updike, Limited Editions Club, Modern First Editions, Science Fiction, and Signed Books.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description. Further,...
Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...

This Book’s Categories

tracking-