Selected Poems and Prose of Paul Celan
Paul Celan. Translated by Joel Felstiner.
W.W. Norton: 2001. Signed first edition. Hardcover in dust jacket, inscribed by the translator on the half-title page. Near fine.
“Black milk of daybreak we drink it at evening
we drink it at midday and morning we drink it at night
we drink and we drink
we shovel a grave in the air . . .”