The Great Code: The Bible and Literature, Frye, Northrop. Published by The Academic Press Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1982. First Canadian Edition. 8vo up to 9½” tall., 261pp. with Frontispiece, notes, index and bibliography. Boards have light edge fading; tiny neat notes to introduction and name to free endpaper, otherwise volume is in fine condition; dustjacket has ruffle edges, tiny chips, and closed tears.
Considered by many to be Northrop Frye’s magnum opus, The Great Code reflects a lifetime of thinking about the patterns and meanings of the Bible.