London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1999. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Eco on the title-page. First English edition, first printing, with "First published in Great Britain in 1999" on copyright page, with no mention of a later printing. Collection of essays. Fascinating explorations of wrongheaded thinking about history. The U.S. edition was issued in 1998. While all signed copies of this work by the recently deceased author of THE NAME OF THE ROSE are scarce, the UK edition is harder to find at this time. 8vo boards. Very fine in very fine unclipped dj.
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