The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages (Harold Bloom)

The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages (Harold Bloom) soon to be presented for sale on the sparkling BookLovers of Bath web site!

Published: London: Macmillan, 1995, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Appendices [4];

From the cover: Harold Bloom is the distinguished and idiosyncratic Sterling Professor of Humanities at Yale University and author of the renowned Anxiety of Influence. In The Western Canon he argues the legitimacy of the western literary canon and vigorously defends it against the forces that are trying to diminish it, including cultural materialists, zealous multiculturalists and revisionist neo-conservatives.


Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Edges of the text block lightly tanned.

Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [VIII] 578 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I enchant you with top-drawer choices of my Literature catalogue?


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