This is Water, David Foster Wallace
First edition, first printing in book form of Wallace's brilliant commencement address to Kenyon College on May 21, 2005, subtitled "Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life."
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2009. A. near fine copy in a near fine, unclipped dust jacket showing traces of shelfwear and rubbing, protected in archival mylar. Increasingly scarce.