New York: Corinth Books, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Blue cloth hardcover. In original illustrated dust jacket. Price clipped. INSCRIBED BY THE TRANSLATOR to second endpaper: "for the Hon. Daniel Newberry / the "Bujuk Besiktasl" / and his family - / with best wishes - / Talat." Jacket with mild shelf rubbing, light foxing to underside. Outer cloth lighly foxed as well. Overall sound, clean. Very good + / very good +. Item #15504
One of 1000 copies. First English language edition of this collection of poems by the influential Turkish poet selected, translated and with an introduction by Talat Sait Halman, a prominent Turkish poet and cultural historian. This copy warmly inscribed by Halman. 94pp.