Philadelphia: Muhlenberg Press, 1956.
First Edition. Hardcover. 7 5/8" X 5 1/4". xvii, 181pp. Inscribed by the author to front free endpaper. Presents nicely in protective archival sleeved dust jacket. Moderate edgewear to dust jacket, with chipping at extremities, no losses, and mild soiling to rear. Black and red-orange buckram over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Mild shelfwear to binding, with gentle bumping to corners and head and tail of spine. Front hinge a touch tender. Binding is sound. Pencilled marks to pages throughout. A solid signed, first printing copy of this study by symbolism scholar and artist Peter Fingesten. Good + / good. Item #1984