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[Program]. Book of Words. Miss Florence Schmidt and Miss Elsie Hall Vocal and Pianoforte Recital.

Author: Pound, Ezra
Price: $1200.00
Publisher Location: London
Publisher: Bechstein Hall
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First edition
Stapled printed wrappers, 7 ˝ x 10 inches; [8 pp.] Pound provided uncredited English translations for the French (Verlaine and Chanson Provencal) and Italian lyrics featured in the program. 300 copies printed; sold at the recital 1 March 1910. This is Pound's copy, with his manuscript corrections in three places, adding “-Wood” to Miss Schmidt’s surname on the cover; correcting a typo in Verlaine’s “Clair de Lune”; and adding an extra round of “lah – las” to “Fantoches”; signed EP next to four songs. Yeats' "The Lake of Innisfree" as a bonus. Fair to good copy: foxing; creased twice for mailing, with tearing along lower fold; covers detached. Gallup B2. Exceptionally rare, WorldCat listing one copy at Yale.