Toronto: Anansi, 1973. First Edition. Second State, [cloth issue with T.H. Best printers and number line ending in 73] Signed bookplate loosely laid-in. Octavo (21 cm); black paper-covered boards titled in red on spine; dustjacket; 285pp; spine ends gently nudged; Fine. The dustjacket has light rubbing and some nicks along edges mostly at spine ends. Very Good+.
"Survival is the most startling book ever written about Canadian literature. It is simultaneously a book of citicism, a manifesto, and a collection of personal and subversive remarks." (from the rear panel).