Jakob von Gunten

Robert Walser


University of Texas Press, Austin, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. 154pp., 6 x 8.25 inches

Near Fine. Mild toning to spine of dust jacket, with minor blue markings to spine's center and single shallow tear near crown. Tightly bound, sharp copy.

Robert Walser's first book to appear in English charts its eponymous protagonist as he abandons his life amidst nobility to attend a school for servants, as the author himself did in 1905. Translated by Christopher Middleton.