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ELIZABETHAN POETRY: MODERN ESSAYS IN CRITICISM, INCLUDING EIGHT ESSAYS ON THE POETRY OF SPENSER

By: Alpers, Paul J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 83141


524 pp; Minor edge wear on wraps, otherwise clean and tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Contemporary Latin American Narrative

By: Amaral, Jose Vasquez

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Las Americas: 1970

Seller ID: 65186


Prev owner's name inside front cover. Light shlef wear otherwise an attractive copy. 192pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Introduction to the Australian Novel, 1830-1930

By: Argyle, Barry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London & New York, Oxford University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 83210


265 pp; A great book with only mild shelf wear to lower edges & light foxing to top fore edge. DJ has moderate rubbing, light edgewear, and has many faint scratches on rear panel. An attractive book with solid binding- clean tight and unmarked text and bright crisp pages. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. Includes bibliography and index. Argyle analyses eleven well-known novels to differentiate their Australian qualities and relate them to older English and European... View more info

English Literary Criticism: 17th & 18th Centuries

By: Atkins, J. W. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen & Co.: 1951

Seller ID: 71801


Light jacket edgewear with sun darkened and lightly chipped spine, also lightly sunned around DJ edges, half inch spine head tear, and half inch scuff at front top edge. Very light board edgewear, bumped corners, lightly foxed endpapers, else interior and text clean tight and unmarked, a great solid copy, with index 383p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH NOVEL: VOLUME X: YESTERDAY

By: Baker, Ernest A.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Barnes & Noble Books: 1957

Seller ID: 71725


Volume X only. Very light edgewear to DJ, spine of DJ darkened, rest of DJ is toned. Very light board edgewear, top rear corner mildly bumped, else interior wonderfully clean tight and unmarked a great copy with reference and index, 420p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Italian Influence on American Literature (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Barrett, Waller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Groiler Club: 1962

Seller ID: 70135


Certified limited 850 copies; presentation copy, signed and dated by author. Very light shelfwear; else a beautiful interior clean tight and unmarked. 131p.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MODERN FICTION STUDIES, WINTER 1959-1960, VOLUME 5, NUMBER 4: SOUTHERN WRITERS

By: Beebe, Maurice (Ed. )

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Purdue University: 1960

Seller ID: 90974


Critical studies of Thomas Wolfe, Ellen Glasgow, William Faulkner, Carson McCullers, Sherwood Anderson, and Katherine Anne Porter. Minor edge wear and toning on wraps, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

CLASSIC SCIENCE FICTION WRITERS (WRITERS OF ENGLISH: LIVES AND WORKS)

By: Bloom, Harold (Ed. )

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chelsea House Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 78387


186 pp; Very minor edge wear on top edges of DJ flaps; binding is very slightly cocked but tight. A clean, attractive copy. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MACDIARMID THE TERRIBLE CRYSTAL

By: Bold, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1983

Seller ID: 11505


252 pp; DJ spine is faded, otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LIFE AND WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE: A PSYCHO-ANALYTIC INTERPRETATION

By: Bonaparte, Marie

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Humanities Press: 1971

Seller ID: 92600


749 pp; Foreword by Sigmund Freud. Some edge wear on boards and spine, top edge of boards and spine are discolored. Previous owner's name on front pastedown, binding is slightly weak in the middle but still tight and uncracked. DJ has some scuffing and edge wear and a few very short tears. A nice copy. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. View more info

JAMES DICKEY: THE POET AS PITCHMAN (LITERARY FRONTIERS EDITION)

By: Bowers, Neal

Price: $9.50

Publisher: University of Missouri Press: 1985

Seller ID: 78391


86 pp; Spine is faded, very minor edge wear on wraps, scuff mark on rear wrap where old sticker was removed. A clean, tight copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Aspects of the Russian Novel

By: Boyd, A. F.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Chatto & Windus: 1972

Seller ID: 71669


Very light edgewear with light sunning on spine, quarter inch spine foot tear, 2in tear to rear DJ flap. Light board edgewear, boards slightly cocked, else interior wonderfully clean tight and unmarked, a great copy with index, 134p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

W. B. YEATS: THE WRITING OF THE PLAYER QUEEN

By: Bradford, Curtis (Ed. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 1976

Seller ID: 90976


483 pp; MInor soiling on fore edges, otherwise clean and tight. DJ has some scuffing, foxing and edge wear. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. View more info

PROFESSION OF AUTHORSHIP IN AMERICA, 1800-1870: THE PAPERS OF WILLIAM CHARVAT

By: Bruccoli, Matthew J. , Ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio State University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 9349


327 pp; Foxing on fore edges, minor fading and edge wear on DJ spine, otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HIPPOLYTA'S WAR: SOME CHRISTIAN ASPECTS OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS

By: Bryant, J.A. Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1961

Seller ID: 81261


239 pp; Foxing on top fore edge. DJ is edge worn and slightly soiled, with a few short tears; small bits of tape near spine. Book is clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

TERMS FOR ORDER

By: Burke, Kenneth and Stanley Edgar Hyman (Ed. )

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 83986


198 pp; Wraps and pages are slightly toned, otherwise clean and tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

TRANSFORMATIONS OF GODOT

By: Busi, Frederick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1980

Seller ID: 90967


143 pp; DJ has some minor edge wear on the spine and general scuffing, book has some very light shelf wear but otherwise is clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. View more info

Transformations of Godot

By: Busi, Frederick; Sypher, Wylie

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1980

Seller ID: 83209


143 pp; Book is as new, with a DJ that has faint edgewear. An attractive book with solid binding, clean and unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodart coverI. Includes appendix, notes, and index. In Busi's intriguing study of one of the most haunting plays of this century he shows how even the character names serve important dramatic functions in their torturous search for (and avoidance of) self. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We K... View more info

CORPOREAL SELF ALLEGORIES OF THE BODY IN MELVILLE AND HAWTHORNE

By: Cameron, Sharon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University: 1981

Seller ID: 11453


166 pp; Binding is very slightly cocked but tight. DJ has some toning and edge wear. A nice copy. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Mirror for Magistrates

By: Campbell, Lilly B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT & London, England, Barnes & Noble Books: 1960

Seller ID: 71722


Previous owner's name on ffep, light pencil underlining & marginalia to first 80pgs and rear ep, minor shelf wear to board corners, DJ is edgeworn including several short tears along edges & 2 on spine, spine of DJ faintly sun faded, else an attractive copy, binding tight, pages bright. 554p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info