Book #19560

L'Arte Come Mestiere And L'Arte Come Invenzione [; L'Uomo E L'Arte] - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Umberto Eco, and Eugenio Battisti

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 4to
Publisher: Milano: Bompiani, 1969.

Price: $320.00

A first edition/first printing set, Contursi B09. A set in Near Fine condition, lightly edgeworn pictorial paper-covered boards, lacking dust-jackets and slipcase, interior unmarked and fine. Scarce;

Eco’s two volume work L'Uomo e L'Arte consists of volume 1, L’Arte Come Mestiere and volume 2, entitled L'Arte Come Invenzione / A Cura Di Eugenio Battisti; Vol. 1 & 2; 156, [4]; 223, [1] pages.

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.