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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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The Expense of Greatness

By: "blackmur, R. P. "

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Arrow Editions: 1940

Edition: Unstated Presumed First

Seller ID: 4729

Condition: Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Covers lightly bumped at corners. Former owner's name penned to ffep. Underlining throughout the text along with a small amount of marginalia. White paper jacket is slightly soiled and show wear at edges. ; "8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall" 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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The Nature of Literature

By: "read, Herbert"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Evergreen/Grove Press Inc.:

Edition: Unstated

Seller ID: 5451

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers show light rubbing at edges. Light creasing to the top fore corner of most pages. Former owner's info penned at front. Very light creasing to spine. Text remains free from writing. ; "8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall" View more info

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Hurry Up Homer

By: "scott, Emory F. "

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, House Of Usher: 1973

Edition: Unstated Presumed First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4667

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Limited Edition # 69 of 300. Inside front cover is penned "Tucker Hollow April 4, 1974" & is signed by the author & 11 members of the "Alumnae of various small and large groups with whom the writer has had the privilege of association, on waters or in the field, for a period of well over a generation" The signatures are prominent citizens of Lawrence, KS during the 1970's. Book shows minimal wear. ; "8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall"; 87 pages; Signed by Author 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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Modern Theologians: Christians and Jews (Theology Today Vol. 2)

By: Bird, Thomas E. (editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London & New York, University Of Notre Dame Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5187

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Former owner's ink stamp on half title page and his blindstamp on title page. Otherwise unmarked text is tight and bright. Jacket has light wear and creasing with a small surface tear along the front cover spine fold. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Virginia Woolf; a Commentary

By: Blackstone, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4593

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Exceptionally clean and probably unread. Covers show light wear to shelf edge and slight denting to bottom corners. Former owner's marks on ffep; front pages are lightly toned, likely from previously laid in newsprint. Jacket has heavy wear and chipping to the top edge including a small amount of loss at spine head. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages View more info

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Edmund Blunden. a Seleciton of His Poetry and Prose

By: Blunden, Edmund; Hopkins, Kenneth (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5700

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Light, general wear to cover edges. Top 1/3 of front cover has been wet, dulling the color of the cloth. Inside, front endpage is warped and dampstained. Former owner's info written on ffep. Light warping to title page and image verso, otherwise, text is uneffected by wetness. Appears unread. Jacket dampstained on front cover and lightly worn at edges with a few small chips and tears. View more info

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Textual & Literary Criticism. the Sandars Lectures in Bibliography 1957-58

By: Bowers, Fredson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London & New York, Cambridge University Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4830

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Covers have light wear at corners with slight fading and rubbing at spine corners. Former owner's stap on ffep. Owner was a University professor and professional reviewer. A newsprint review of this book, presumably by this former owner is laid in. Two pages have light underlining and corosponding notes on rfep in pencil. Jacket is worn at edges but untorn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages View more info

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Melancholike Humours

By: Breton, Nicholas; Harrison, G. B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Scholartis Press: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 4875

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Limited edition of 800 copies. This copy shows light wear to covers with slightly bumped corners and similar rounding to spine ends. Former owner's name in pen of ffep, otherwise free from marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 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

Tha Kansas Magazine 1954 Short Story, Essay, Verse and Art

By: Conover, Robert (Ed. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Manhattan , KS, The Kansas Magazine Publishing Association: 1954

Seller ID: 2115

Condition: Good+ in Poor dust jacket


Cover shows damp staing around the edges, edges also show some sun toning. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages View more info

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IL Passaggiere Italiano; Saggi Sulle Letterature Di Lingua Inglese in Onore Di Sergio Rossi

By: Crivelli, Renzo S. ; Sampietro, Luigi

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bulzoni Editore: 1994

Seller ID: 4647

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Covers show light wear at corners and along shelf edge. Binding sound. Former owner's name and date in pen on ffep, otherwise clean. Italian language. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 569 pages View more info

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Humanity and Modern Social Thought

By: Cuzzort, R. P. ; King, E. W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hillsdale, IL, Dryden Press/. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc.: 1976

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5651

ISBN: 0030894336

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to covers with a bump and slightly more wear to bottom fore corner of both covers and light creasing to a few pages of the text. Inscribed, signed, and dated August, 1976 by the author on the ffep. Otherwise, clean and looks unread. ; Signed by Author View more info

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America and the Secularization of Modern Culture. the Smith History Lecture (1960) under the Auspices of the History Department, University of Saint Thomas

By: Dawson, Christopher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, University Of Saint Thomas: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5483

Condition: Very Good


Light soiling to paper covers. Former owner's info stamped on front cover and at the front of the text along with owner's signature. Otherwise, only light wear at edges. View more info

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Selections from Canadian Poets with Occasional Critical and Biographical Notes and an Introductory Essay on Canadian Poetry

By: Dewart, Edward Harltley; Lochhead, Douglas (Introduction)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University Of Toronto Press: 1973

Seller ID: 5646

ISBN: 0802061761

Condition: Very Good


Covers have a scattered loss of color from rubbing. Cover edges rubbed with wear at corners. Unmarked and looks unread. Publisher's gift slip laid in. View more info

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Nineteenth Century English Prose; Critical Essays

By: Dickinson, Thomas H. ; Roe, Frederick W. (editors)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Co.: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4883

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear at edges with slightly curled corners. Text evenly toned. Former owner info penned on ffep. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 495 pages View more info

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The Idea of a Christian Society

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1940

Seller ID: 5137

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Early reprinting of the first edition with wear at cover corners and underlining or light notes on about half the pages of the text. Jacket worn at edges and folds with several tears. Unclipped with little loss. View more info