New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland: Doubleday, 1991. Photos. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Thick 8vo, black half cloth with gold lettering on spine over green cloth over boards, archival polyester-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) depicting color photo of Joseph Campbell as a young man, illustrated with B&W portrait of Campbell as frontispiece, 16 glossy B&W photos and scattered B&W in-text images, archival polyester-protected dust jacket (unclipped), light gold endpapers, xx + 636 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 7.1 oz. Very Fine / Near Fine. Item #6526
Joseph Campbell (1904 – 1987) was an American professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence College and superb raconteur and expert on comparative mythology and comparative religion. Campbell's best-known work is his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces (1949)
Virtually As New but for a 1/2" scratch to the unclipped dust jacket midspine.