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Nabokov. the Critical Heritage

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4781

ISBN: 0-7100-9223-7

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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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

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The Formed Trace. the Later Poetry of Ezra Pound

By: Bacigalupo, Massimo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4746

ISBN: 0-231-04456-9

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Cover cloth slightly discolored along front cover fore corner. Former owner's name and date penned on ffep. Notes penned in index margin, otherwise free from markings. Jacket has been torn and heavily creased along front cover but otherwise shows little wear. Review copy with publisher's review request laid in. Former owner was a university professor and poetry critic. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 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

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

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 ... 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: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4724

ISBN: 0-691-06697-3

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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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: $20.00

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

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The Art of the Novel: Critical Prefaces

By: James, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 4595

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


Very light wear for the grade. Block lightly toned at edges. Some underlining and marginalia present (mostly confined to introduction). Dated 1947 on title page. Jacket shows moderate to heavy edge wear with loss at spine ends. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages View more info

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The Present State of Scholarship in Sixteenth-Century Literature

By: Jones, William M. (editor) "

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbia, MO, University Of Missouri Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4747

ISBN: 0-8262-0253-5

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner, Richard J. Schoeck, was a leading authority in sixteenth-century literature and wrote the portion of this book dealing with English literature. His signature is neatly penned on the top of the ffep, & the top corner of the half title page with the acquisition date near the spine. His rubber stamp is present on the fore edge of the spine and the half title page, and, just to be sure of ownership, his initials are blind stamped at the bottom fore corner of ... View more info

The Fictions of James Joyce and Wyndham Lewis: Monsters of Nature and Design

By: Klein, Scott W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4792

ISBN: 0521434521

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Review copy with "For Review" slip laid in. Cover show light wear at corners. Jacket is slightly creased with a bit of soiling, mostly at the top edge of the front cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 260 pages View more info

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Mill on Bentham and Coleridge

By: Leavis, F. R. (Ed) ; Mills, John Stuart

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4601

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Former owner's marks on ffep. Text lightly toned. Jacket toned at edges with a small amount of wear and a couple small closed tears. ; 168 pages View more info

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Stone Cottage; Pound, Yeats, and Modernism

By: Longenbach, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4591

ISBN: 0195049543

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Top fore corners bumped and wrinkled, otherwise covers show very light wear. Ownership marks on ffep. Appears unread. Jacket shows a little light rubbing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 329 pages View more info

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The Function of the Poet and Other Essays

By: Lowell, James Russell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1920

Seller ID: 4726

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear at edges. Spine sunned and spine label unevenly discolored. Former owner's name and date penned on ffep, otherwise free from marks and tightly bound. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Ovid Renewed: Ovidian Influences on Literature and Art from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century

By: Martindale, Charles (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4725

ISBN: 0-521-30771-6

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Covers clean with a small amount of shelf wear. Former owner's name and date penned to the ffep. Jacket a little worn along top edge and with light scuffing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages View more info

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Now through a Glass Darkly; Specular Images of Being and Knowing from Virgil to Chaucer

By: Nolan, Edward Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University Of Michigan Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4592

ISBN: 0472101706

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Inscribed to previous owner ""...with deep gratitude & great affection ..." " by Edward, dated Feb 10, 1991. Ownership marks on title page, otherwise the text is very clean. Covers are clean; a small crease in the cloth is visible just below the spine head. Jacket has a small puncture through the front just below the subtitle (there is no corresponding mark on the book) and a small amount of creasing and rubbing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages; Si... View more info

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Bentham's Theory of Fictions

By: Ogden, C. K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. , Ltd.: 1932

Seller ID: 4819

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Covers show wear with bumping at corners. Spine head has 2 small tears, the longer one is about 1" along the front hinge. Light marking and marginalia scattered throughout the text as well as spotted foxing throughout. Former owner's markings at front. Binding slightly loose. Presents better than it sounds. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

James Joyce: Ulysses (Landmarks of World Literature)

By: Sherry, Vincent

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4780

ISBN: 0-521-42075-X

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Glossy covers show scattered scuffing, otherwise spotless. Review copy with publisher's "For Review" ticket laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages View more info