GRENDEL. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's third novel. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 4-255. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-112. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 67. Pringle, Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 48. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 675-79. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, p. 87. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A brilliant copy with the merest hint of the nearly inevitable fading to dust jacket spine panel. Quite uncommon thus. (#99140).
First edition so stated on copyright page.