A Grammar of Metaphor Christine Brooke-Rose 1958, First Edition Binding: Near Fine / Dust Jacket: Very Good

$95.00

First Edition, 1958. Rare in this near fine condition, clean, tight & bright with no inscriptions. Contents incl. Pointing Formulae; The Verb 'To Be' or Copula; The Verb 'To Make'; The Genitive Link: Preposition 'Of'; The Genitive Link: Prepositions, Possessives, & Verb; The Verb added to the Noun; Auxiliary Words & Phrases and more. Poets & their Texts used incl. Blake; Yeats; Eliot; Keats; Donne; Chaucer; Shakespeare; Milton; and Dylan Thomas. Unclipped jacket is very good, with couple tiny spots, else near fine, & showing original price of 42s.net. 343 pp. No foxing, no underlining [common in this type of reference book] no marks, hinges strong. Excellent copy. *** Brooke-Rose, Christine First edition

Author: Brooke-Rose, Christine

Published: 1958 by Secker & Warburg, London

Edition: First edition

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket: Very Good