The Garden of the Night twenty-six Sufi poems translated by Iftikhar Azmi with illustrations by Richard Kennedy
The Garden of the Night
twenty-six Sufi poems translated by Iftikhar Azmi
with illustrations by Richard Kennedy
The Whittington Press 1979
Number 39 of 240 copies, 4to. (335x260x18mm), signed by translator and illustrator, printed on
B.F.K. Rives mould-made paper, quarter – bound in Tego buckram with Japanese handmade paper sides, marbled paper endpapers, teg, paper over boards slipcase (faded unevenly),includes original illustrated prospectus, a very good clean copy.
“His status as a poet, who has earned the suffix Azmi....gives him natural respect, for like the Gurus of the Hindus, he is seen to be a man who can remind you of the eternals, the universals, explain the events of the world and take you away from your one small life” Dr. Simon Vickers (from the prospectus)