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The Other Shore
  • The Other Shore


    Rafael Alberti.


    Kosmos: 1981. First edition, inscribed. Hardcover. Near fine in a very good dust jacket.


    100 Poems. Inscribed by Gabriel Berns (an Alberti translator and author of the introduction to this volume) to John and Ann Dizikes (John was the provost of Cowell College at the time) with a letter to John and Ann on UCSC Cowell College stationary laid in. 


    "Why look so serious, dear road?

    You have four grey mules,
    A horse in front,
    A carriage with green wheels,
    And the road,
    All to yourself,
    Dear road.

    What more do you need?"

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