Title LOOSE CANNONS AND RED HERRINGS: A Book of Lost Metaphors
Book Condition Faint smudges to upper page edges--virtually invisible, else fine, in gilt-lettered blue cloth shelfback over gray patterned boards; in an age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 254 pages.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York/London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1988).
0393025780 / 9780393025781
Seller ID 48689.00
"Mr. Claiborne reminds us that we regularly converse in poetry--for metaphor is the very stuff of poetry, and we use it unthinkingly all day long...as surprising and endearing a collection of metaphors as you are likely to come across."--Willard Espy.