Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, (1995). First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. 8vo. Pp. xliv, 202. With a substantial introduction by M. E. Grenander. Textual notes. Subject index. Bound in black cloth with white lettering stamped on spine. A bright copy in a perfect dust jacket. Fine / Fine. Item #6196
The leading Bierce scholar, Grenander's masterful introduction touches on the vagaries that informed the worldview of Bitter Bierce. Includes minutiae as varied as his participation in the founding of San Francisco's Bohemian Club, his stances on international politics, his influence on Conrad, etc. A bright copy, with dust jacket now housed in a removable, clear archival sleeve.