The Wisdom of the Heart. Henry MILLER, Valentine.

The Wisdom of the Heart

Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1941. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (22cm). Cranberry red cloth covered boards; yellow paper label with publisher's device on cover, printed in blue/gray and red; titled in red on yellow paper spine label; 256pp. Review copy, with publication date stamped on front free end paper; spine ends pushed; corners and bottom board edges are gently rubbed; Near Fine, lacking the dustjacket.

The title essay, "The Wisdom of the Heart" was reprinted from Modern Mystic magazine (April, 1939). It is a critique of the work of psychoanalyst E. Graham Howe. An edition of only 1,500 copies. SHIFREEN & JACKSON A27a.

Price: $45.00

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