The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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University Of Missouri Press, Columbia, MO, 1973, First Edition, warmly inscribed and SIGNED by the author at the title page. In a wide ranging examination of the hero in the Western literary tradition, Murray argues that contemporary writers have lost a sense of the need for creative flexibility in the face of tragedy and adversity, which defines the essence of the true hero; originally presented as a series of three public lectures at the University of Missouri, Columbia in Oct 1972, and the ninth in the Paul Anthony Brick Lecture Series. Near fine+ in grey buckram, with bright printed titles to spine, touch of spotting to top edge; In alike dust jacket unclipped with a short closed tear to top edge of front panel, in mylar sleeve. Very uncommon signed copy. J1996

The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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The Hero And The Blues By Albert Murray, [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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