Corydon By Andre Gide. With a Comment on the Second Dialogue in Corydon By Frank Beach, Department of Psychology, Yale University.

By: Gide, Andre

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Book Condition: Fine


New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1950. The Symbolist literary giant Andre gide (1869-1951) won the Nobel Prize in 1947. He considered "Corydon," a defense of homosexuality, to be his most important work. Gide worked on it over a long period of time, starting in 1911 and producing two small editions not offered for general sale. The first trade publication was in 1924. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition Thus, Black cloth binding with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; xx, 220 pages, with Notes and appendices. Very fresh and bright. There is a striking bookplate on the front paste-down. The dustjacket is Near Fine; unclipped; it has a tiny bit of edgewear and a bit of spotting to the rear cover, else Fine. In an archival plastic protector.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: Corydon By Andre Gide. With a Comment on the Second Dialogue in Corydon By Frank Beach, Department of Psychology, Yale University.

Author Name: Gide, Andre

Categories: Modern Literature,

Edition: First American Edition.

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Company: 1950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 004049