London: Faber and Faber, 1988. Hardcover. 1005pp. Very large octavo [24 cm] Black paper covered boards with the title stamped in white ink on the backstrip. Illustrated. Very good. The spine ends and corners of the covers are a little bumped. There is a prominent indentation in the top edge of the rear cover. In a very good dust jacket, with light rubbing and scratching to the surface. The edges are mildly creased. Item #35984
Ezra Pound is widely considered to be the poet responsible for defining and encouraging a modernist aesthetic in poetry.