Norfolk: New Directions, 1939. Second. Octavo; G/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gold text; boards are strong with moderate fading, staining to edges of front cover, sunning to spine, bumping and fraying to corners, rubbing and chipping along spine; textblock has light age-toning to paste-downs and free-end papers, general textblock clean and bright; contributors Vladimir Dixon and G. V. L. Slingsby are both believed to be pseudonyms of James Joyce, who wrote their contributions to this collection of critical essays on his novel Finnegan's Wake because he wanted negative commentary as well as positive. G. V. L. Slingsby may also be the pseudonym of an anonymous female journalist who was commissioned by Sylvia Beach to contribute to the collection. 194pp.
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