Rolando Pieraccini Papers

Αρχείο Rolando Pieraccini


Collection Number: GR GL RP 108
Name(s)of Creator(s): Rolando Pieraccini (-)
Title: Rolando Pieraccini Papers
Date [bulk]: 1984-1985
Date [inclusive]:
Language(s): English
Summary: The collection consists of five letters from Οdysseus Elytis to editor Rolando Pieraccini, two letters of the poet's secretary (one to Rolando Pieraccini and one to the Dutch journalist Peter Michielsen), a clipping of a Finnish newspaper with photos of Elytis and one signed copy of the limited edition of Six and One Remorses for the Sky, published by Pieraccini in 1985 (Helsinki Eurographica, no of copy 130/300).
Quantity: 0.03 linear meters
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of Rolando Pieraccini, 2017
Information about Access: The collection is available for research.
Cite as: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Archives, Rolando Pieraccini Collection (Αμερικανική Σχολή Κλασικών Σπουδών στην Αθήνα, Τμήμα Αρχείων, Συλλογή Rolando Pieraccini)

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Rolando Pieraccini, an Italian-born art patron, gallerist, and publisher, who lives in Finland has founded the publishing house Eurographica. In 1984 he corresponded with Nobelist poet Odysseus Elytis about publishing his poems in English (translator Jeffrey Carson). The collection arrived to the GL Archives via the Greek embassy in Helsinki.