London, South Kensington
22 September 2004
POUND, Ezra Weston Loomis (1885-1972). Exultations. London: Chiswick Press for Elkin Mathews, 1909. 8° (171 x 110mm). Woodcut publisher's device in red on title. 2-page publisher's advertisement for Personae and 8-page publisher's catalogue of the 'Vigo Cabinet' and 'Satchel' series bound in at the end. (Occasional light spotting and marking.) Original dark red boards, lettered in gold on the upper board ['Exultations , of , Ezra Pound'] and on the spine (a little rubbed, corners bumped, skilfully reback retaining original spine).
FIRST EDITION, PROBABLY EARLY BINDING. SIGNED AND DATED BY POUND 'Ezra Pound , Nov. 13 , 1909' (Exultations was published on 25 October 1909). 1,000 sets of sheets were printed, of which up to 500 were re-issued in 1913. Gallup Pound (1983) A4a.
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