Hardcover, New York: Pantheon Books, 1961. Second Printing. Good in Good dust jacket.
Sound binding and hinges. Clean, lightly tanned pages. Paper over boards is edge rubbed with bumped corners. DJ has edge wear, overall shelf wear, closed tear at bottom of spine. Poetry of praise and celebration. Presented in French with English translation on facing pages. St.-John Perse was the nom de plume of French poet-diplomat Alexis St. Léger (1887-1975). ; Bollingen Series; Vol. 55; 9.25" tall; 103 pages.