Zephyrus


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Zeph·y·rus

 (zĕf′ər-əs)
n. Greek Mythology
A god personifying the gentle west wind.

Zephyrus

(ˈzɛfərəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the god of the west wind
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Do thou, sweet Zephyrus, rising from thy fragrant bed, mount the western sky, and lead on those delicious gales, the charms of which call forth the lovely Flora from her chamber, perfumed with pearly dews, when on the 1st of June, her birth-day, the blooming maid, in loose attire, gently trips it over the verdant mead, where every flower rises to do her homage, till the whole field becomes enamelled, and colours contend with sweets which shall ravish her most.
We two can fly as swiftly as Zephyrus who they say is fleetest of all winds; nevertheless it is your doom to fall by the hand of a man and of a god.
378-382) And Eos bare to Astraeus the strong-hearted winds, brightening Zephyrus, and Boreas, headlong in his course, and Notus, -- a goddess mating in love with a god.
Now Morn her rosie steps in th' Eastern Clime Advancing, sow'd the Earth with Orient Pearle, When ADAM wak't, so customd, for his sleep Was Aerie light, from pure digestion bred, And temperat vapors bland, which th' only sound Of leaves and fuming rills, AURORA's fan, Lightly dispers'd, and the shrill Matin Song Of Birds on every bough; so much the more His wonder was to find unwak'nd EVE With Tresses discompos'd, and glowing Cheek, As through unquiet rest: he on his side Leaning half-rais'd, with looks of cordial Love Hung over her enamour'd, and beheld Beautie, which whether waking or asleep, Shot forth peculiar Graces; then with voice Milde, as when ZEPHYRUS on FLORA breathes, Her hand soft touching, whisperd thus.
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In San Francisco we lived above the Zephyrus Image print shop belonging to Holbrook Teter and Michael Myers, masters of the linotype and linocut respectively, whom Ed fired up and conspired with in various subversive projects, the most ambitious being Bean News, a one-off, very fine, and utterly insane newspaper (said to be the one Gunslinger read).
2011): "Revision critica y contextualizacion espacio-temporal del arte parietal paleolitico de la cueva del Nino (Ayna, Albacete)", Zephyrus, 68, pp.
These words from Edward Dorn's Gunslinger serve as the epigraph for the introduction to Zephyrus Image: A Bibliography, the third in a trilogy of illuminating accounts of the coincident emergence of the artists' book and poetry scenes in the Bay Area that began with Johnston's The Auerhahn Press and its Successor Dave Haselwood Books (1976), followed by A Bibliography of the White Rabbit Press (1985).
2000/2001): "Del Bronce al Hierro en el valle medio del Duero: una valoracion del limite Cogotas I-Soto de Medinilla a partir de las manifestaciones de culto", Zephyrus, liii-liv, pp.
Jesus llego en diciembre del ano 1992 a la Universidad de Salamanca como catedratico de Arqueologia y durante una decada estuvo integrado en el Consejo de Redaccion de Zephyrus, pero Salamanca fue solo uno mas de sus lugares afectivos.