Book #21624

Hungry Gulliver: An English Critical Appraisal Of Thomas Wolfe - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Pamela Hansford Johnson
Book #21624 Hungry Gulliver: An English Critical Appraisal Of Thomas Wolfe - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Pamela Hansford Johnson.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948.

First edition/first printing in Very Good condition, some dampstaining, tanned end papers, newspaper clipping to rear end paper, else Near Fine; in Good, chipped/torn dust-jacket, ink markings to back panel. 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.

Thomas Wolfe's Hungry Gulliver is an ambitious work that attempts to encapsulate the life of an American from the perspective of an Englishman. Although the book is wildly successful in its ambition, it is also flawed in its execution. Johnson provides a detailed critical appraisal of the novel, highlighting its strengths and weaknesses.; 8vo; FSA.

Price: $50.00