Stock Image

The Zodiac

James Dickey

12 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0385020651 / ISBN 13: 9780385020657
Published by Doubleday, New York, 1976
Hardcover
From Clayton Fine Books (Shepherdstown, WV, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since January 17, 1997

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 48.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Near fine (light wear to extremities of boards) in near fine dust jacket showing light fading and slight wear to edges and one very short tear to back at top. Signed by Dickey on the title-psge. Bookseller Inventory # x1579

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Zodiac

Publisher: Doubleday, New York

Publication Date: 1976

Binding: Hard Cover

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

About this title

Synopsis:

In the first major long poem of his career, James Dickey finds inspiration in the experiences of a real-life Dutch sailor, Hendrik Marsman, who during a lifetime at sea was bedazzled by the constellations and possessed by the mysteries of the zodiac. On the verge of madness, he wrote bits of poetry, and it is from these fragments of Marsman's verse that Dickey has fashioned his most masterly work to date.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Clayton Fine Books maintains a stock of approximately 30,000 items, of which our online listings are a small percentage. The largest concentration of titles is modern first editions, largely postwar American and British fiction, drama, and poetry. Lesser concentrations are in fine arts (painting, sculpture, architecture), historical newspapers, history, biography, and sports newspapers (some Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe Dimaggio, and the like, but primarily 1980 to the present. Collectors and libraries searching for materials in these areas who cannot find them in our online listings are encouraged to contact us with specific wants.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

All books are returnable for any reason within ten days of purchase. All items
are offered subject to prior sale. Payment by PayPal, Visa, Mastercard, or money
order or check. Payment with order except for those customers known to us.
Libraries and institutions invoiced with shipment. All shipments within the U.S.
are made by USPS or Fed/Ex. Larger, heavier items may result in additional
shipping charges. Maryland residents must add 5% sales tax.


Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal