THE DOOR STANDS OPEN: Czeslaw Milosz 1911-2004.

Heaney, Seamus.

Published by Irish Writers Center,, Dublin:, 2005
Condition: Fine
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First edition. Number 8 of 250 SIGNED numbered copies. Includes two poems and an essay written by Seamus Heaney in memory of Milosz. Designed by Pawel Tryzno and printed partially on Zanders Zeta paper and partially on handwoven paper by the Book Art Museum, Lodz, Poland. The book has stainless steel covers and comes in a prepared mixed-media wrap featuring a silkscreen collage of articles published in Polish newspapers in the days following Milosz's death. Housed in an elaborate, folding, black-cardstock case with dripping black-ink design on one edge and author's name in silver on front. There were another 50 copies in the special deluxe edition in an even more intricate housing. Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 50591

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Title: THE DOOR STANDS OPEN: Czeslaw Milosz 1911-...

Publisher: Irish Writers Center,, Dublin:

Publication Date: 2005

Book Condition:Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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