On the Decay of Criticism HC (2017 FB) The Complete Essays of W. M. Spackman comic books
1st printing. By W. M. Spackman. Gathered here are all of literary critic W. M. Spackman's published essays and reviews, including his 1967 book On the Decay of Humanism. These essays argue that a work of literature should be evaluated on its artistry and craftsmanship, not on its content or ideas. An important book for anyone who cares deeply about literary culture. Hardcover, 350 pages, B&W. Cover price $29.99.