The Hunting of the Snark.

Los Altos: William Kaufmann, Inc., 1981. Hardcover. Includes the essays "The Annotated Snark" by Martin Gardner, "The Designs for the Snark" by Charles Mitchell, and "The Listing of the Snark" by Selwyn H. Goodacre. 4to, 129pp, b&w illus throughout. Annotated by Martin Gardner and William Kaufmann. Illustrated by Henry Holiday, illustrator and designer of stained glass windows, two of which are in the Church of the Holy Trinity in Manhattan. Black cloth with red title on cover and on spine. Red pictorial dj with title in white on front cover, and on spine. Edges of dj are rubbed; small tear at front top edge. Internally very good. Gardner writes, "The Snark is a poem about being and nonbeing, an existential poem, a poem of existential agony" Fine in near fine dj. Item #11593

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