SIGNED to the title page by the author. Appears unread. Interior is clean and unmarked. Laminate covers (softcover) are lightly bumped to extremities with a bit of “corner curl” and shelfwear to show. Winner of the 10th Annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literacy Studies from the Modern Language Assoc. of America. Suggested required reading for any serious student or teacher of religion.