All the pieces are on it, but the reader has to make meaning from the chaos. Seller Inventory # 104280. 1st Edition. Eikon Basilike. Size: 4to. They point to a religious service, probably a funeral, if we take into consideration all those terms that suggest silences and words in a low voice. Visually it is constituted by a kind of collage in which sentences appear distributed on the page. Content also attracts the reader´s attention because of its simplicity. King Charles I, England, Eikon Basilike A first edition printing of the works of Charles I, King of England. Providence, RI: Paradigm, 1989. 13. 1st Edition. In Answer to a Book Intitled, Eikon Basilike, the Portraiture of his Sacred Majesty in his Solitudes and Sufferings. More information about this seller 1 (March, 2008): 161-176. Condition: Good. How can they interpret it with so little information? Avenue Victor Hugo Bookshop The article focuses on the opinions of Susan Howe in her book A Bibliography of the King's Book, Or Eikon Basilike. Tell us what you're looking for and once a match is found, we'll inform you by e-mail. Susan Howe, A Bibliography of the King´s Book, or Eikon Basilike At first sight, the reader notices the poem is mainly constituted by two parts: a prose fragment divided into two segments, and a group of verses intersected between those segments. The De La More Press Folios Series No II. . (1648), From: From our As Is shelf. [x], iv, [viii], 176, [11] pp; original buckram-backed blue boards, printed paper labe;, teg. Seller Inventory # 1412090033. from Chanting at the Crystal Sea. cornell, 1966. A bibliography of The king's book, or, Eikon Basilike. Decorative Boards. First Edition. Madan here provides full descriptions of 81 editions of the Eikon, numerous connected works, and the extensive literature of the authorship controversy. (1660), From: These are just three projections we have observed in our analysis of contemporary poetry. Great Britain - History - Civil War, 1642-1649 - Sources. Published by A Bibliography Of The King's Book Or, Eikon Basilike Hardcover – December 1, 1989 by Susan Howe (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. A Bibliography of the King's Book or Eikon Basilike. According to traditional canons, this would not be an appropriate theme for poetry: a poetic voice that apologizes for eating a fruit someone kept on the fridge! NUMBER 22/290. [8], 269 pp. Light wear to extremities; a few occasional pale stains, lacks terminal blank, generally fresh. Published by Elliot Stock, London In a letter to Himself. Conversion. Published by Elliot Stock, London, 1880. , xlii, [6], 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: Alexander Moring, De La More Press, London. A collection of poems using fractured structure and layout to disrupt text often appropriated from historical sources, including drawing from the Eikon Basilike. Illustrated with many reproductions of title-pages. A good copy of a rare antiquarin work. Mare Booksellers, IOBA One of 950 [of 1000] copies. “poetry”. Required fields are marked *. whose presentation in the text carries an important defamiliarization that obliges the reader to take an active participation in order to make sense of what seems to be a terrible chaos. Schilb Antiquarian pages following p324 are also missing. Black cloth hardcover. Your email address will not be published. Free Shipping Worldwide. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. No Dust Jacket. More information about this seller First Edition. [British Museum Catalog denotes 1st edition) Details: Collation complete with all pages: [12], 120, 459 o Vol. With the purpose of easing that task, we have gathered several strategies that could be applied to the analysis of contemporary poetry. Trawick, Leonard M., ed. It can also be accompanied by dispersion of lines on the surface of the page. Howe, Susan. By Susan Howe. FIRST EDITION 1660, divided into three books each with its own title page with different imprint. Eikon Basilike. London : Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh, 1693. Susan Howe, My Emily Dickinson 1 The author of the Eikon Basilike believed that it was ‘far better to hold to primitive and uni-form Antiquity, than to comply with divided novelty’. The best way to do so is by employing three techniques that will become very popular among contemporary writers: – No establishing differences between prose and poetry. GOOD+ jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Take, for example, this poem by William Carlos Williams entitled “This Is Just to Say”. Engraved double-page portrait by William Marshall. Hardcover. | Contact this seller Blades, East & Blades, London, first edition, large paper, 1896. It is made, apparently, from several overlapped fragments of texts whose reading is almost impossible as there are just a few recognizable words. It consists of a poem eminently written in prose, but that keeps the characteristics we expect from a poem. (CD) Canada: Blue Chopsticks. Hudleston. 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. (Dover, NH, U.S.A.), About this Item: Paradigm Press, Providence, RI, 1989. More information about this seller MW Books Ltd. Scholes, Robert. Hardcover. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Then, the only option the reader is left is looking beyond the written words, looking for some sense, not in the text, but in what the text suggests. From a semantic point of view, I will discuss on the importance readability has in her work and how its disruption does not prevent the reader from interpreting her works. 197-269, for the most part in the margin, errata leaf bound recto-verso. Collage is also a way of mixing disciplines. The reader would center their attention on the way poetry interrupts the prose sections. 8 These photographs are courtesy of Scott Ponik, one of the members of the staff responsible for the Yale Union. (1896), From: [printed by John Grismond for Richard Royston], [London] Condition: Fine. More information about this seller MW Books Ltd The book has made its way back to Britain. Copiously illustrated in colour and black and white throughout. Copy No 13 of the Large Paper copies. The De La More Press Folios Series No II. Who is not a wild Enthusiast . It is particularly important the role feminism is acquiring and how many writers deal with different aspects of women´s lives in their works. from Cabbage Gardens. 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. 20. Original quarter cloth backed boards, printed paper spine label, title-page printed in red and black, printed on hand-made paper., teg o/w uncut. Condition: Fine. There are many incomplete words, many incomplete sentences, and even some archaisms like the word “musick”. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 8. As we also said previously, the reader can rely on the association of terms with elements in common. from Chanting at the Crystal Sea. Condition: Very Good. Also "An epitaph upon King Charls." The Pourtraicture of His Sacred Majesty King Charles II : With His Reasons for Turning Roman Catholick. All leaves appear to be present, though not bound with original flyleaves. PART 4:Eikon basilike:, or the picture of the late King James Further drawn to the Life.1697. 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. First edition. Front pastedown has bookplate of "D Carrick Jun. Lacking first and last blank leaves A1 and S8, and lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait by Marshall. Endpapers foxed, with very slight surface wear, otherwise sound, clean, very good or better. 9. pages following p324 are also missing. Those lines could resemble the violence, the screams, and the disorder contained in such a situation. Hardcover. 233 entries in the main sequence. Seller Inventory # ABE-1493911993331. Bookplate of Frederick Adolphus Philbrick, lawyer and an early British philatelist on front pastedown, institutional bookplate on recto and verso of front free endpaper. 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. 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. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. D´haen, Theo and Pieter Vermeulen, ed. Contemporary old ink signature on first blank endpaper dated 1660. Octavo; 18 cm. that were in Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. By Susan Howe. Navigate; Linked Data; Dashboard; Tools / Extras; Stats; Share . Williams, with his innovation, is still in the first stage of experimentation. saving 1693 1ed Vindication of King Charles I England Martyr Eikon Basilike Wagstaffe. Because of the favourable image it created of the king, John Milton was assigned by the regicides to reply to it, which he did in his "Eikonoklastes". No 290 of 290 copies on handmade paper (total edition of 300). A. Millar, London, 1756. First edition. More information about this seller OO Communal Poetics Celebration; Poetry; CV; Contact; Ex-static Indeed: A Static Reading of Susan Howe. Front joint lightly cracked. I have eaten More information about this seller Blades, East & Blades, London, first edition, large paper, 1896, 1896. | Contact this seller "This is a malignant attack on Charles II, of unknown authorship, representing him as a Roman Catholic throughout. [S.l.] : 1648, 1648. For that reason, I’ll employ two main terms to refer to those periods. She is the author of the book, Experimentación, Intertextualidad e Historia en la obra de Susan Howe, the first publication of this category in the Spanish language. E286B. Published by Quarter Cloth. Published by By Susan Howe. 2019. http://www.merriam-webster.com (1 October 2019). There are seventy-seven chapters, caricaturing the 'Eikon' and dealing with various episodes in the King's career, some of which have mock prayers at the end". (2010) That This. Author: Leticia del Toro Tags: poetics, Susan Howe Category: On Literature March 12, 2020, Your email address will not be published. | Contact this seller Pages 309-315 contain two papers, found in the strong box and published in 1686, setting out the King's reasons for turning Roman Catholic. 6 plates and numerous illustrations. By R.F.Esq; an Eye-witness. Notes; Attributed to Charles I; also to John Gauden. Small folio. (SUDBURY, United Kingdom), About this Item: New York: Cornell University Press, 1966. 6 I refer to the first section of her poem that reads: “England´s Black Tribunal: Containing the Complete Tryal of King Charles The First by the Pretended High Court of Justice in Westminster-Hall, begun Jan. 20, 1648. First Edition. | Contact this seller Bound in an amateur tape backed boards, binding worn and rubbed but firm. Early 20th-century half calf, marbled boards, all edges gilt, by Zaehnsdorf. (2004) Poetry and the Meaning of Life: Reading and Writing Poetry in Language Arts Classrooms. I will try to provide an answer to these two questions through this article in a practical way. Williams, as representative of the Modernist movement, provides a poem without superfluous elements. Alexander Moring, De La More Press, London The "Eikon Basilike: the Portraiture of his Sacred Majestie in His Solitudes and Sufferings" was written in 1648-9 and was long attributed to King Charles I : the Cambridge History of English literature observes that "It is almost impossible to resist his claim to the authorship", also noting that "Few books have had greater influence in English history". Quantity available: 1. 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. A Reprint of the Edition of 1648 and a Facsimile of the Original Frontispiece. 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. (New York, NY, U.S.A.), About this Item: [S.l.] Condition: Good. Los Angeles: Sun and Moon. (6), 302, (6). 1 vols. First Edition. Bookplate of Frederick Adolphus Philbrick, lawyer and an early British philatelist on front pastedown, institutional bookplate on recto and verso of front free endpaper. Our last strategy, denominated “Going Beyond,” expresses in its name its main characteristics. Hampstead Books (1974) Structuralism in Literature: An Introduction. Quarter Boards. London: K. James, 1694. | Contact this seller They are ordered and contain a clear message. Some keep the traditional location on the left margin of the page, but the majority move in all directions. There is a limited one, represented by poets like Gerald Stern, Wanda Coleman, Ted Berrigan, or Karen Volkman. Eikon basilike : The pourtraicture of His Sacred Majestie in his solitudes and sufferings. It is a figure that pays attention to the words written on the text and looks for a literal message. Though the title-page reads 1648, it was published on 9 February 1649, ten days after the king was beheaded in the aftermath of the English Civil War. This is the reader who, confronted with syntactic or semantic disruptions, rejects the poem classifying it as chaotic or opaque. (Columbia, MO, U.S.A.), About this Item: London : Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh, 1693. (Ardsley, NY, U.S.A.), About this Item: [printed by John Grismond for Richard Royston], [London], 1649. POOR. In the following poem, we have an example of how this technique works. Controversial work rumored to have have been written by Charles I in the months preceding his execution in 1646. The problem is the reader is not in the writer´s mind and feels there are certain poetic works that are terrible opaque and impossible to decipher. Providence: Paradigm. There is a slight bump to the upper outside corners of the book with matching marks to the dustwrapper; some additional faint shelfwear to the dustjacket, otherwise fine. Blades, East & Blades, London, first edition, large paper, 1896 It is made by at least three fragments of texts overlapped and fragmented. Also, the numbering jumps from p145 to p156, though as before the pages are correctly ordered and there is no missing text, they are merely mis-numbered, and subsequent editions will certainly have corrected these errors, so all indications are that this is a 1st or 2nd print of the 1st edition, which was published on 9 Feb, 1649 (NB: I do not have access to Almack or Madan as I write this). Seller Inventory # H581. The Birth-Mark: Unsettling the Wilderness in American Literary History. A few hours after the King's execution, his Eikon Basilike was in the hands of the people. 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. This book is collectively a set of meditations during the King s imprisonment and consisted of many of the government s problems and corruption. Reprint of the Editon of 1648, a facsimile of the original frontispiece, with an introduction throwing light upon the authorship of the work. Seller Inventory # ABE-1508601281745. The most disruptive element this poem contains is just the disappearance of the punctuation. | Contact this seller (Oxford, United Kingdom), About this Item: London printed for H. Brome and H. Marsh at the Gun in Ivy-Lane and at the Princes Arms in Chancery-Lane near Fleetstreet, 1660. The first one, the “superficial” reader, would keep characteristics in common with the reader of traditional poetry. Published by 4. Bound into black cloth with silver lettering to the spine. Details: Collation complete with all pages: 46p References: Wing W 218; Lowndes 2803 Language: English Binding: Leather; tight & secure Size: ~7.25in X 4.5in (18.5cm x 11cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. A collection of poems using fractured structure and layout to disrupt text often appropriated from historical sources, including drawing from the Eikon Basilike. Jacket spine browned; 8.70 X 5.60 X 0.90 inches; 201 pages. By Susan Howe. (CD) Canada: Blue Chopsticks. Seller Inventory # 03369. Wherein is interwoven a compleat history of the High-born Dukes of York and Glocester. Size: 8vo. Sold as a reading copy only. The front cover is present but detached, and has the wear expected from a book close to 370 years old, i.e., there is rubbing, wormholes, some corner bumping (more on rear leather board than front), rear cover has roughly a 2" x 1/4" strip of missing leather, and is partly detached, held on by a thick thread and a thinner one, while the spine has a slightly larger area of missing leather which incorporates part of the scarlet title square, so some of the gilt title lettering is missing, spine has five faded gilt bands. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Almack here provides a detailed account of the printing and publication history and surveys the evidence for authorship, before setting out a very detailed bibliographical catalogue of the various editions. (Auckland, New Zealand), About this Item: Elliot Stock, London, 1880. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press. (1966), From: The poem opens the way to multiple interpretations acquiring great importance its disposition on the page. (2002) Kidnapped. Limited Edition. POSTAGE AT COST. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. Howe, Susan and David Grubbs. The “deep” reader would go a step further. De La More Press, London, 1903. 2 in traditional poetry, there seemed to be a continuation between form and content. Eikon Basilike The Portraiture of His Sacred Majesty in His Solitudes and Sufferings, Cornell University Press/Folger Shakespeare Library. 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