The Art of Living and other Stories by John Gardner (1981) first edition book


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John Gardner - The Art of Living and other stories

Knopf, 1981. Hardcover. 8vo. 309 pp. Cloth binding. First edition, first printing. Fair condition. Remainder stamp on lower textblock edge. Smuding to cloth boards along lower spine, rear joint. Bumped forecorners. Clean pages. Dust jacket is chipped a bit along edges and has a jagged tape-repaired closed tear along upper spine and front panel parallel to joint (8cm or so--see photo).

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