The covers of a French poetry book of the same title: Rêve et Châtiment. The are designed by Reza Hiwa. The photo of the front cover is taken by Reza in the city of Bath in England. It shows the seagulls flight over the river. They are never alone and their arrival is splendid. A spectacle of its own. No question of pre-setting the camera for the show. Initially he thought that it was screwed: too much movement! For some obscure reason he ended up liking it!
The picture of the back cover is taken by Donatella Mendolicchio at the top of a church in one of the isolated isles in Venice.