Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978.
An attractive first edition/first printing, in unread Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with sunned spine. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.
This book is a handbook of advice and resources for scholars, aimed at helping them to navigate the academic world. It covers topics such as writing proposals, getting grants, and building a career in academia. The book is divided into eight chapters, each focusing on a different aspect of the academic life.; 8vo.