This definition contains two crucial characteristics we observe closely related to a traditional perception of poetry.4 On the one hand, poetry is expected to provoke an aesthetic response to the reader, usually, a pleasurable one, using rhythm, rhythmic patterns, the use of specific terms, etc. Berman, Art. Seller Inventory # 194077. Howe muses on the work itself, the publication history and dubious authorship. Bound in an amateur tape backed boards, binding worn and rubbed but firm. Very Safe. Rovira, James, ed. Some keep the traditional location on the left margin of the page, but the majority move in all directions. Bound into black cloth with silver lettering to the spine. Paradigm Press, Providence, RI More Poems by Susan Howe. Bound in mottled calf. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. We consider the following quote could be a summary of what we have tried to explain with these interpretations. For centuries the poetic work has had to fulfill specific parameters (aesthetic, acoustic, formal, or content) to be considered as such (Wolosky 2001: 16-21; Puktas 2006:1-4; Strachan and Terry 2011: 23-46). A Bibliography of the King's Book; Or Eikon Basilike | Susan Howe | ISBN: 9780945926139 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. 17. The Pourtraicture of His Sacred Maiestie in His Solitudes and Sufferings, [printed by John Grismond for Richard Royston], [London]. Cloth. Others, the poem is provided with the characteristics of a visual artistic object and is exposed in a museum, like a picture. Limited edition of 250 copies. “poetry”. Tell us what you're looking for and once a match is found, we'll inform you by e-mail. Madan #1, 3; Pforzheimer 171 (note) Bound in 20th-century black crushed morocco, gilt-lettered spine, marbled endpapers, a.e.g., by Rivière and Son. for Richard Royston], [London Light wear to extremities; a few occasional pale stains, lacks terminal blank, generally fresh. Nonetheless, completely servicable, in no immediate need of attention, and above average condition for the period. ESTC R10559; Madan 1c; Wing E270. Hardcover. Paradigm Press, Providence, RI, 1989. The famous allegorical frontispiece by William Marshall depicts Charles I as a Christian martyr. [British Museum Catalog denotes 1st edition), 1662. 1st Edition. Very Safe. Strachan, John and Richard Terry. Eikon Basilike Deutera. (Stroud, United Kingdom), About this Item: Published by Elliot Stock, London, 1880. , xlii, , 227 pages, folding frontispiece First Edition thus , light foxing to boards, endpapers tanned, occasional light foxing to pages, very good condition , vellum, red ruled borders, black titles to front and spine, full red edges , octavo, 29 cm x 13 cm Hardback ISBN: Seller Inventory # 76897. (Yaxley, SUFFOLK, United Kingdom), About this Item: De La More Press, London, 1903. 19. Published by The article focuses on the opinions of Susan Howe in her book A Bibliography of the King's Book, Or Eikon Basilike. 1st Edition. In Answer to a Book Intitled, Eikon Basilike, the Portraiture of his Sacred Majesty in his Solitudes and Sufferings. Los Angeles: Sun and Moon. The purpose of the poem has also changed. 1662 1st FOLIO ed Eikon Basilike King Charles I England Martyr English Civil War I would rather choose to wear a crown of thorns with my Saviour, than to exchange that of gold, which is due to me, for one of lead, whose embased flexibleness shall be forced to bend and comply to the various and oft contrary dictates of any factions, when instead of reason and public concernments they obtrude nothing but what makes for the interest of parties, and flows from the partialities of private wills and passions. GOOD+ jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Copy No 13 of the Large Paper copies. Novak, Julia. All edges gilt. Reprint of 1648 Edition. The De La More Press Folios Series No II. Now, the poem is addressed to a vast and heterogeneous audience that decides which level of implication (deep or superficial) they wish to take to approach the poetic work. Hardcover. More information about this seller PART 2: Eikon basilike:, or the picture of the late King James Further drawn to the Life, 1697. Pfeiler, Martina. A Bibliography of the King's Book of Eikon Basilike. Lacks the portrait. HOWE, Susan. Condition: Very Good. The reader even gets the impression it contains a mixture of prose and verse in the same composition. The poem could make the reader laugh or even cry, but the lack of emotions was not assumed as a possibility (Hanaver and Rivers 2004: 9-11). limited edition. Minor toning, wrinkling and soiling to the jacket. Hardback. from Cabbage Gardens. It can also be accompanied by dispersion of lines on the surface of the page. pages following p324 are also missing. Written in simple, direct, and moving language, it quickly ran through some 47 editions and was translated into several languages. [S.l.] From all these parameters, the aesthetic one was usually recognized as one of the most important. By Susan Howe. in Susan Howe’s Eikon Basilike ‘I came to words through other visual artists’, saysSusan Howein an inter-view, ‘I just took years of moving around the edges of what was present for words to penetrate my sight’. By R.F.Esq; an Eye-witness. We are not going to classify these works into a specific group or category because we are conscious of the difficulty to trace unique common elements in such a heterogeneous group of artists. The poet also provokes disruptions and interruptions in the text, but at the formal level. Blades, East & Blades, London, first edition, large paper, 1896 VG/Good. More information about this seller It considers the connections between the formally embedded tensions of this poem’s Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 2 has title: A collection of declarations, treaties, and other principal passages concerning the differences betwixt King Charles I and his two houses of Parliament / edited by William Fulman and Richard Perrinchief. Published by Blades, East & Blades,, London, 1896. Notes; Attributed to Charles I; also to John Gauden. Red cloth, dustwrapper is rubbed and has wear to top and tail of spine + browning to spine. More information about this seller Hardcover. The Netherlands: Rodopi. Limited edition #25 of 150 copies signed by the publisher. Williams, as representative of the Modernist movement, provides a poem without superfluous elements. This dictionary says it consists of a “writing that formulates a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience in language chosen and accepted to create a specific emotional response through meaning, sound, and rhythm.”. Minor fading and edgewear to the book. (1904), From: [S.l.] 225p. , 269 pp. Eikon Basilike. Sold as a reading copy only. so sweet As a consequence of all these changes in the poetic work, the role of the reader has suffered a decisive turn. A good, sturdy hardcover overall, but vellum backstrip chipped away except for 1' piece held on by tape; edges of boards moderately worn and rubbed through at fore-corner tips; paper clean and moderately yellowed with light foxing to endpapers. Summing up, we could say that the poetic sphere has changed a lot in the last years and that the reader is no longer a passive entity awaiting from the poet to illuminate them with their message. Hardback. Susan Howe is an American poet, whose work, despite being associated with L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E poets, often pushes the boundaries of genre and style. | Contact this seller First Edition. Sold as a reading copy only. Condition: VG. Top edge guillotined with minor loss, margins wormed. Spun Puns (and Anagrams): Exchange Economies, Subjectivity, and History in Harryette Mullen's Muse & Drudge; Postmodern Amnesia: Trauma and Forgetting in Tim O'Brien's In the Lake Within this group, I could mention poets like Charles Bernstein, Lyn Hejinian, Bruce Andrews, Bob Perelman, or Susan Howe,1 whose works I will use to exemplify some aspects of my analysis in this article. WITH A PREFACE shewing the transcendent Excellency of MILTON's Prose Works. Lacking first and last blank leaves A1 and S8, and lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait by Marshall. 24. There is a third group of poets whose interest centers in language and its artificiality. ESTC R14898; WING E-312; Almack p. 82. Title repaired. Other names Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649. | Contact this seller PART 3:Eikon basilike:, or the picture of the late King James Further drawn to the Life.1697. A good, sturdy hardcover overall, but vellum backstrip chipped away except for 1' piece held on by tape; edges of boards moderately worn and rubbed through at fore-corner tips; paper clean and moderately yellowed with light foxing to endpapers. anthems were singing in Authorem. Published by Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Her mother, Mary Manning, of Irish birth, had written plays for and acted with the famed Abbey Theatre. Seller Inventory # 002301. Hampstead Books Condition: Fine. Lacking frontis. This article examines the role of Susan Howe’s visual experimentation in her poetic investigation of history through a reading of her long poem Eikon Basilike (1989). 4 My analysis will try to prove there has been an essential change in poetry, mainly in the one produced during the 20th and 21st centuries. Now rebound in an early to mid-20th century quarter cloth binding, with green floral endpapers, and the binders emblems of the torch press bookshop, IOWA, and John Howell, Importer, San Francisco. Lacking first and last blank leaves A1 and S8, and lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait by Marshall. By R.F.Esq; an Eye-witness. Receive fresh poetry, reviews, essays, art, and literary news every Wednesday! Folger Documents of Tudor and Stuart Civilization series. Once more, we will insist that, like in the previous case, the reader will probably have to rely on information from the same book or even from external sources. James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA Hardcover. Referenced by: Wing (2nd ed.) 8vo First edition, third issue (with pagination of sheet "G" corrected). Quarter Cloth. 16mo, 6 1/2" tall, frontispiece + xxiii + 313 pages, top fore-edge gilt, vellum spine with paper covered boards. 8 These photographs are courtesy of Scott Ponik, one of the members of the staff responsible for the Yale Union. On the contrary, in the last years, poetry has been acquiring meaningful social and political engagements. Beckett Tom; Howe Susan. In this sense, the poem resembles an abstract picture. (Galway, Ireland). Seller Inventory # H581. From the Kings Library edited by Israel Gollancz. The Birth-Mark: Unsettling the Wilderness in American Literary History. 8vo. Mail By Susan Howe About this Poet One of the preeminent poets of her generation, Susan Howe is known for innovative verse that crosses genres and disciplines in its theoretical underpinnings and approach to … (New York, NY, U.S.A.), About this Item: for Richard Royston], [London, 1648. (1966), From: np. | Contact this seller 233 entries in the main sequence. | Contact this seller (1986) Strong Measures: Contemporary American Poetry in Traditional Forms. It is obvious they make reference to some episodes related to Charles I´s death as there are references to Heaven and expressions like “Joy and Comfort” that contain essential religious connotations. Red cloth, dustwrapper is rubbed and has wear to top and tail of spine + browning to spine. Hardcover. The interest of this article is going to be centered on the second current. The text block is showing all the usual signs of 1756 age, muich darkening, cornerwear, and general waviness of paper. From: From the 19th century, poets popularized the use of a type of poetic composition denominated “prose-poetry” that is still very popular nowadays. Bound in modern modern gilt-blocked buckram, very good. oe untrimmed. Howe, Susan and David Grubbs. Visually it is constituted by a kind of collage in which sentences appear distributed on the page. 1st Edition. Many poets wish to awake the reader´s consciousness provoking their reaction against certain events they wish to denounce through their works. Unpaginated. 4. Seller Inventory # ABE-50676. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. More information about this seller First edition, one of 1000 copies. Condition: Near Fine. Folger Documents of Tudor and Stuart Civilization series. Jacket spine browned; 8.70 X 5.60 X 0.90 inches; 201 pages. Texts that overlap imply authority, some restriction to the freedom of expression, that “Liberty” of an “Author” the poem refers to. Customer satisfaction is our priority! From: PART 4:Eikon basilike:, or the picture of the late King James Further drawn to the Life.1697. Nevertheless, the problem the reader confronts is the meaning is no longer in the words the text contains but much more in their disposition on the page, their fragmentation, and some possible clues the author has left as a departing point (Travis 1998: 45-50). Part of the text Howe reproduces in the prose sections are also a literal copy of such books, in a manifestation of her particular use of intertextuality in her works. Hb. "This is a malignant attack on Charles II, of unknown authorship, representing him as a Roman Catholic throughout. These are just three projections we have observed in our analysis of contemporary poetry. | Contact this seller London printed for H. Brome and H. Marsh at the Gun in Ivy-Lane and at the Princes Arms in Chancery-Lane near Fleetstreet Bound into black cloth with silver lettering to the spine. No Jacket. (Toronto, ON, Canada), About this Item: Paradigm Press, Providence, 1989. London: Lexington Books. 1693 1ed Vindication of King Charles I England Martyr Eikon Basilike Wagstaffe A rare English treatise on the Eikon Basilike, an autobiography of King Charles I. We believe in the idea that there is not just one interpretation but a lot of them, and it is the reader´s task to find theirs. See All Poems by this Author Poems. By Susan Howe. Customer satisfaction is our priority! First edition. 1 There are many exciting writers in the historical period we are referring to. 8. Written in simple, direct, and moving language, it quickly ran through some 47 editions and was translated into several languages. 7. More information about this seller 8vo First edition, third issue (with pagination of sheet "G" corrected). Blades, East & Blades, London, first edition, large paper, 1896, 1896. . (2008) Poetic Obligation: Ethics in Experimental American Poetry After 1945. The reason is that we consider her as one of the most experimental poets of our time. Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! First edition. Susan Howe. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Written in simple, direct, and moving language, it quickly ran through some 47 editions and was translated into several languages. A rare first edition of an important book on English royals. Some staining to upper corners of pp. 1693 1ed Vindication of King Charles I England Martyr Eikon Basilike Wagstaffe A rare English treatise on the Eikon Basilike, an autobiography of King Charles I. Also "An epitaph upon King Charls." In this sense, we agree with the ideas of Wolfgang Iser (1993: 33-39). Spine repaired at sometime using original spine, slight rubbing to binding, 3 tiny holes to upper cover, slight damage to lower cover with slight loss of leather surface, gilt crowns rubbed with some loss of gilt, corners slightly worn at tips, lacks pastedowns, ink stamped name on first inner board, slight chipping to free endpapers front and rear, occasional tiny spot, otherwise a very good copy in original state. 21. Published by from A Bibliography of the King’s Book or, Eikon Basilike. Seller Inventory # 45754. Eikonoklastes. (1696), From: Bernard Quaritch Ltd, London, first edition, 1950. (2019) Reading as Democracy in Crisis: Interpretation, Theory, History. Eikon basilike:, or the picture of the late King James drawn to the life. In a letter to Himself. Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! (2011) Frolic Architecture. On this occasion, the poem appears preceded by the letter “C,” and curiously, in the book it is included, there is a section entitled “Book of Cordelia,” so the “C” could be the first clue to know what it is about. Condition: Near Fine. Front pastedown has bookplate of "D Carrick Jun. Condition: Good. Richard Baron's edition of Eikonoklastes was first published in Baron's edition of Milton's Prose Works in 1753, and this first separate edition appeared in this quarto volume of 96 pages in 1756. and "A copie of a letter which was sent from the Prince to the King; dated from the Hague, Jan. 23, 1648." Published by – The “deep” reader. It is evident from all these elements, Howe´s interest is not in the words but in the visual presentation they get and the way her poem exceeds all reader´s expectations. Which susan howe eikon basilike left for the most part in the blank spaces of history I saw of! 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