Trattato Di Semiotica Generale - 1st Edition/1st Printing
First Edition/First Printing "Finito di stampare nel mese di gennaio 1975", Contursi A015a, in orange wrappers in unread Fine condition. From the personal library of Eco bibliographer James Contursi;
In his ground-breaking work, Eco demonstrates his comprehensive mastery of the field as he discusses the general foundations that constitute the twin problems of the doctrine of signs, communication and signification. Upon publication of his title, Umberto Eco's chair was the first appointment in any unversity explicitely designated to the Professorship of Semiotics. In the original Italian language.