New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Cleanth Brooks. Advice from two authors who know what they're talking about. Octavo, pp. xiv, 523. Moderately rubbed boards, some age-darkening to page edges. The dust jacket has a few chips and tears and soiling as well as signs of damp staining to the back panel. Item #675
Cleanth Brooks has incribed this copy to the scholar Alphonse Vinh on the title page: "To my good friend, Alphonse Vinh / Cordially, Cleanth Brooks." A nice association; Vinh edited the letters of Cleanth Brooks and Allen Tate.