Book #15609

Drift And Unlimited Semiosis - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Umberto Eco
Drift And Unlimited Semiosis - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Umberto Eco.
Drift And Unlimited Semiosis - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Stapled wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1990.

First edition/first printing limited to about 300, not-for-sale copies, Contursi A029. Fine, Unread condition in stapled wrappers. Although not called for, signed by author and professor Umberto Eco directly on the title page. From the personal library of Eco bibliographer James Contursi. Rare.

Eco's lecture, given July 19, 1989. From Eco's fellowship at the Indiana University, Institute for Advanced Studies, July 10-24, 1989. A longer version of this lecture, Unlimited semiosis and Drift, was later published in The limits of interpretation; Distinguished Lecturer Series; Vol. 1; 16, [2] pages.

Price: $390.00

Author Bio

Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco (born January 5, 1932) is an Italian medievalist, semiotician, philosopher, literary critic and novelist, best known for his novel The Name of the Rose (Il nome della rosa, 1980), an intellectual mystery combining semiotics in fiction, biblical analysis, medieval studies and literary theory.

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