Kenner, Hugh GNOMON: Essays on Contemporary Literature
(New York): McDowell Obolensky, (1958). 0839210388 / 9780839210382 First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in orange cloth shelfback over light brown decorated boards; in an age-toned, very mildly soiled, lightly edge-nicked dust jacket.
Collection of periodical essays from the pioneering critic--perhaps the premiere modernist critic of his generation--on such topics as Pope, Whitman, Freud, Empson, Pound, Yeats, Ford, Williams.