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Frye, Northrop
Fearful Symmetry: A Study of William Blake (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
Princeton University Press, 1947. Hardcover 1st Printing in $5.00-priced dust jacket SIGNED by Northrop Frye to verso of front endpaper, dated in month & year of publication and inscribed to John Vickery, a student of Frye's at Victoria College in the 1940s and later the Chairman of the Literature Dept at UC Riverside for many years, the gilt and navy-stamped green cloth boards show light egde wear & darkening to spine & foredge text block, jacket lightly rubbed & soiled with slight edge-creased wear & chipping to spine ends, Vickery's name & college to front endpaper, no other markings, a clean tight excellent signed copy of Frye's first book, quite scarce in first printing & dust jacket and rarely found signed, a unique association copy from arguably the 20th century's most influential literary critic (dj in mylar protector); 8vo; (xiv) 462pp indexed & illus [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Nighttown Books [South Pasadena, CA, U.S.A.]

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