Binding: Stapled wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
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,  pages.