Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Szirtes, George, 1948-

Title:
The burning of the books : a poem sequence / by George Szirtes ; based on Elias Canetti's novel "Auto da Fé ; illustrated by Ron King.
Published/Created:
London : Circle Press, 2008.

Physical Description:
[8] p. : ill. ; 36 cm.
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Prospectus for the limited edition version of The burning of the books (2008), comprised of excerpts thereof. The prospectus reproduces the title page, introduction, and the poem "In tall angular letters" and its accompanying illustration.
Subject Terms:
Book burning -- Poetry. | Artists' books -- Great Britain. | English poetry -- 21st century. | Circle Press -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books -- Great Britain. | Prospectuses.
Contributors:
King, Ronald, 1932-, ill. | Canetti, Elias, 1905-1994. Blendung. English. | Circle Press.