New York: Columbia University Press, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 6 X 9 1/4 Inches. 339 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5096
First printing of this biography of the famous Italian Baroque poet Giambattista Marino. Signed and inscribed by the author and Columbia professor, " For Sam Middlebrook, teacher, colleague, and friend - one of the culprits who started it all - with my best wishes - Jimmy (Dated 9/11/63). Signed in the year of publication. Original price of $6.00 intact. Light wear to DJ edges. A very nice early autograph.