Journal 1936-1937

By: Gascoyne, David

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Book has only very light shelf wear. Jacket has light edge and corner wear with some very small creases and scuffs. This copy came from the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley though it is almost impossible to find traces of the Library bookplate which was the only marking. This was the second of two volumes of the Journals of David Gascoyne well-known British surrealistic poet and anti-facist, communist activist. This volume includes, besides Journal entries, an Introduction by Gascoyne a short story "Death of an Explorer" and an essay on Russian philosopher, Leon Chestov. Gascoyne's journals are noted for their clarity and honesty. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages

Title: Journal 1936-1937

Author Name: Gascoyne, David

Categories: Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: London, Enitharnon Press: 1980

ISBN Number: 0905289668

ISBN Number 13: 9780905289663

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 16148

Keywords: Autobiography Biography British Literature English Literature Poetry Surrealism Journal Diary Short Story