Nichols, Ross and Kirkup, James
Title THE COSMIC SHAPE: An Interpretation of Myth and Legend with THREE POEMS and Lyrics
Book Condition Pages uniformly tanned, mild wear, thus very good plus, in blue cloth with gilt spine titles; in a good only, heavily soiled, nicked and chipped, price-clipped dust jacket. Frontispiece drawing by Muriel Metcalfe repeated on the dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing. Unnumbered.
Publisher London: The Forge Press, (1946).
Seller ID 50282.00
Nichols' essay traces the development of myth through Roman times and later, and questions its meaning, social and poetic. "Cosmic Legend" by Nichols, "The Glass Fable" and "The Sleeper in the Earth" by Kirkup, selected lyrics by Nichols.
Poetry. Literary Criticism. Myth and Legend.