Herbert, Zbigniew. Translated from the Polish by John and Bogdana Carpenter.
Title THE KING OF THE ANTS: MYTHOLOGICAL ESSAYS.
Publisher Ecco Press, (Hopewell, New Jersey, 1999), Ist edition.
Seller ID 24912
85 pp, 8vo, hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0880016183 "This new prose collection from the late Zbigniew Herbert, available for the first time in English, is a witty, sage retelling of myths and tales 'simple and as old as the world'...the eleven pieces in (this book) present Herbert's very different 'apocryphal' views of the mythological past..." Minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has slight darkening on flap-folds and on spine. Very Good+/Very Good