A work by an eminent critic which addresses itself to values in literature, and attempts to answer the simple and elusive question, Why read a work of imaginative literature?A work by an eminent critic which addresses itself to values in literature, and attempts to answer the simple and elusive question, Why read a work of imaginative literature?Read Less
Fine in VG+ jacket. Hardcover with textured green paper over boards and gilt titles to spine, in green jacket with orange decorations and black titles, 8vo. 208pp. Preface to 1967 edition. Fine/VG+. Jacket has light soil primarily to rear with moderate discoloration as from paste of former label to mid rear panel, spine end softening to book and jacket. Book and jacket are otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Not ex-lib.
Fine in very good dust jacket. Cornell U.P., New York, NY, 1948. 1st Edition, Fine-/VG-, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x8", 240pgs(Index). DJ spine slightly browned, 1/8" brown spot DJ front spine edge, 1/2" DJ tear, nicks head of spine area, o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Good. 1st EditionOctavo 240 pp. (includes index), dustjacket sunned and somewhat chipped, half-inch tear on top edge of spine, some tape residue on back, inscribed by previous owner, else internally clean; good +Hardcover.
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