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Nabokov. the Critical Heritage

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4781

ISBN: 0710092237

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Former owner's name and info penned to ffep. Also blind stamped on title page. Jacket shows light wear at edges and a few scuffs and scratches to fields. Otherwise very clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages View more info

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New Light on 'piers Plowman'

By: "bright, Allan H. ; Chambers, Prof. R. W. (Preface)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 5679

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover edges lightly worn. Former owner's info penned at front. Jacket soiled and rubbed with wear and creasing at edges. View more info

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"Francis Meres's Treatise ""Poetrie"" a Critical Edition.

By: Allen, Don Cameron (editor) ; Blackmur, R. P. , Winters, Yvor; Moore, Marianne; Van Doren, Mark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Urbana, University Of Illinois Press: 1933

Seller ID: 5674

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Good/Fair condition overall. Covers worn at all edges and folds with irregular fading of the cloth cover visible on the front cover. Former owners' info at front along with heavy underlining and a few notes scattered throughout the book. Block is broken near the center but binding is otherwise sound. View more info

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Hannah Arendt: Critical Essays (Political Theory: Contempoary Issues Series)

By: Arendt, Hannah; Hinchman, Lewis P. ; Hinchman, Sandra K. (editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albany, State University Of New York: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5463

ISBN: 0791418545

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to cover edges and folds. There is a spot of surface tearing over part of the ISBN on the back cover with associated soiling, likely from the removal of a price sticker. Otherwise, as new. View more info

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Venture. a Bi-Annual Review of English Language and Literature. Volume 5, Number 2, April 1969

By: Ashraf, Syed Ali (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Krachi, Pakistan, Karachi University: 1969

Seller ID: 5750

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to covers, mostly at corners. Page edges lightly toned. Clean and tightly bound. "Special Issue" pamphlet and unused order form laid in. View more info

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Scenes from the Drama of European Literature; Six Essays

By: Auberbach, Erich

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Meridian Books: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5517

Condition: Very Good-


Flat white paper covers toned with light wear at edges. Former owner's name penned at front. Light scattered underlining, in pen, present on the first 60ish pages, otherwise free from marks. Binding tight. View more info

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Dante: Poet of the Secular World

By: Auerbach, Erich

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: 1961

Seller ID: 4748

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Covers remain clean with a bit of wear to the bottom edge. Former owner's name and stamp on ffep, otherwise unread. Jacket has several small tears and light wear along all edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 194 pages View more info

Shaw and Joyce: "The Last Word in Stolentelling"

By: Black, Martha Fodaski

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University Press Of Florida: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4796

ISBN: 0813013283

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A nice clean copy. Jacket shows very light rubbing and 2-3 very light creases. Review copy with request for review on University letterhead laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 445 pages View more info

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Essays and Studies 1954. Being Volume Seven of the New Series of Essays and Studies Collected for the English Association

By: Boas, Guy (Collected by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1954

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5661

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Cover edges show very light wear. Jacket has similar light edge wear with slight overall soiling/toning. Former owner's info penned on ffep, otherwise clean and tightly bound. View more info

Bloom's Old Sweet Song; Essays on Joyce and Music

By: Bowen, Zack

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University Press Of Florida: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4797

ISBN: 0813013275

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Clean with very slight wear at cover corners. Review copy with request for review on University letterhead laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 151 pages View more info

English Satire. Papers Read At a Clark Library Seminar, January 15, 1972

By: Carlson, Leland H. ; Paulson, Ronald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Altos, CA, University Of California: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5422

Condition: Near Fine


Shows light general wear. Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Ffep creased (dog ear) at the top fore corner, otherwise fine. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Matthew Arnold. Warton Lecture on English Poetry British Academy. from the Proceedings of the British Academy. Volume XVIII. Read November 11, 1931

By: Chambers, Sir Edmund

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press. for the British Academy: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5644

Condition: Good+


Paper covers worn with several small tears and chipping around edges. Interior is unmarked and clean. ; Pamphlet View more info

The Triple Fool: a Critical Evaluation of Constantijn Huygens' Translations of John Donne. Bibliotheca Humanistica & Reformatorica Volume XLVI

By: Daley, Koos

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Nieuwkoop, De Graaf Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4791

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Very tiny shelf dent & shelf rub to corners & spine ends. Previous owner name neatly written on top inside corner of front cover with acquisition information near leading edge. Previous owner's blind stamp embossed on lower corner of title page. Personal inscription to previous owner with author's first name only signature and date on ffep. Previous owner is mentioned in the Acknowledgment by the author as ""...my advisor, chair of my committee, and -- above all -- my friend. ..." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Poetic and Legal Fiction in the Aristotelian Tradition

By: Eden, Kathy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4724

ISBN: 0691066973

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Covers show very light wear at corners. Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Ownership marks on half title and end pages as well as a blind stamp on the title page. Jacket show only light wear at edges and a little bit of scuffing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; Signed by Author View more info

After Strange Gods: a Primer of Modern Heresy. the Page-Barbour Lectures At the University of Virginia 1933

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1934

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4801

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


States "First Published in February MCMXXXIV" on CP. Former owner's name and "Scottland April 1991" penned on ffep. Owner's blind stamp also embossed on title page. Covers show light wear at corners. Jacket faded to pinkish white and 95% complete with several small tears at edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pages View more info

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Wilde and the Nineties; an Essay and Exhibition

By: Ellman, Richard; Johnson, E. D. H. ; Bush, Alfred; Ryskamp, Charles (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 5636

Condition: Very Good-


Paper covers show light wear at edges. Spine cover is torn jaggedly from the head about 3 inches. Binding remains otherwise sound. Former owner's stamp on title page, otherwise unmarked and clean text. View more info

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Esays and Studies 1952. Being Volume Five of the New Series of Essays and Studies Collected for the English Association

By: Esdaile, Arundell (Collected by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1952

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5660

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Cover edges show very light wear. Jacket has similar light edge wear with slight overall soiling/toning. Former owner's info penned on ffep, otherwise clean and tightly bound. View more info

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American Women Writers A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present

By: Green, Carol Hurd; Mason, Mary Grimley (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Continuum: 1994

Seller ID: 3393

ISBN: 0826406033

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Supplementary volume. Jacket shows light wear at edges, else fine. ; Vol. 5; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 522 pages View more info

Cross Currents in English Literature of the XVIIth Century

By: Grierson, H. J. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1958

Seller ID: 887

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Light general wear with some discoloration of block edges. DJ has two small pencil marks on front cover and light edge wear. Former owner's name penned on FFEP. View more info

Mudie's Circulating Library and the Victorian Novel

By: Guinevere L. Griest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6101

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Lacks crispness at 50ish years of age. Light wear to all cover and jacket corners, otherwise very clean and tightly bound. Period reciept laid in. ; 272 pages View more info