Octavo; G+/No jacket hardcover; Green spine with gilt lettering; Boards have some scratching to the front, some small tearing to the cloth at the spine, bumping and wear to the corners and spine edges; Binding is tight; Text block is age toned, previous owner's name of front free end paper, Text free of marking; 298 pages. Rockville.
Good in good dust jacket. No date  Stated "New Impression" on dust jacket. Maroon cloth. Previous owner's name on front endpaper, pages starting to tone, and some foxing on front edge. In good dust jacket in a mylar protector.
Very Good. Sir William Empson was one of the 20th century's most important and influential literary critics. This is one of his books of literary criticism. B-format paperback. 272 p. Penguin literary criticism. . Intended for professional and scholarly audience. Intended for college/higher education audience.
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