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91 The Red Sweet Wine of Youth: The Brave and Brief Lives of the War Poets
Murray, Nicholas Little, Brown 2010 1408700042 / 9781408700044 Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New Hardback. RRP. 25.00. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 300575 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
106 Chaucer: The Knight's Tale and The Clerk's Tale (Studies in English Literature 5)
Salter, Elizabeth Edward Arnold 1962 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Slim volume. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A couple of pencil marks to pages. The dust jacket has a coffee cup ring mark on the front and is darkened / tanned at the edges. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose protective clear film sleeve. pp. 71. 011295 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
92 The Review of Contemporary Fiction, Spring 2002 (Vol. XXII, No. 1): Italo Calvino; Ursule Molinaro; B. S. Johnson
O'Brien, John (editor) The Review of Contemporary Fiction USA 2002 1564782751 / 9781564782755 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand soft back in very good, clean condition. Previous owner's name written at the top edge of the title page and the book is bumped at the top of the spine. No other marks. pp. 162. 309013 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
107 Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens
Schlicke, Paul (edited by) Oxford University Press 1999 0198662130 / 9780198662136 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In VG to near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xxiii, 654. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. PLEASE NOTE this is a very heavy book. No additional postage charges to send within the UK. Overseas postage will be much higher than our standard postage rate - please enquire if you would like a quote. 103415 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
93 The Review of Contemporary Fiction, Summer 1986 Vol. VI No. 2: Italo Calvino Number
O'Brien, John (editor) The Review of Contemporary Fiction 1986 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback. In very good, clean and tight condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Very slight flattened crease in the edge of the back cover. Otherwise excellent. 167pp. 105130 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
108 Theories of Translation: An Anthology of Essays from Dryden to Derrida
Schulte, Rainer ; Biguenet, John (editors) The University of Chicago Press USA 1992 0226048713 / 9780226048710 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. In clean tight, unused / lightly used condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. There is a light crease to the front cover. pp. vi, 254. 308730 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
94 Eugene O'Neill - The Unfinished Plays: Notes for The Visit of Malatesta, The Last Conquest, Blind Alley Guy
O'Neill, Eugene ; edited and annotated by Virginia Floyd Continuum New York 1988 0804426740 / 9780804426749 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Publisher's black cloth. Book and dust jacket both in excellent clean condition. Dust jacket slightly faded at spine. The DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 213pp. 101949 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
109 C. S. Lewis on the Final Frontier: Science and the Supernatural in the Space Trilogy
Schwartz, Sanford Oxford University Press 2009 019537472X / 9780195374728 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second-hand hardback in excellent fine condition. Unmarked. The dust jacket is presented by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 240pp. 301781 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
95 Russian Village Prose: The Radiant Past
Parthe, Kathleen F. Princeton University Press Princeton, New Jersey 1992 0691015341 / 9780691015347 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand soft back. Previous owner's name written on the front endpaper, light rubs to cover edges and a few minor marks to the covers. Very light foxing spots to the outer closed textblock page edges. Text pages clean and the binding is firm. pp. xiv, [3], 194. 309009 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
110 Sherlock Holmes and the Case of Dr Freud
Shepherd, Michael Tavistock Publications 1985 0422799904 / 9780422799904 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim paperback. Partially faded covers. In otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 31. 308085 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
96 The Image of the Poet: British Poets and their Portraits
Piper, David Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press 1982 0198173652 / 9780198173656 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition. Red cloth. No names or inscriptions. Some light foxing to outer closed textblock edges. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxi, 219. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 103747 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
111 Energy of Delusion: A Book on Plot
Shklovsky, Viktor ; translated into English by Shushan Avagyan Dalkey Archive Press 2007 1564784266 / 9781564784261 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. Clean, tight; in excellent, near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. ix, 428. 308434 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
97 Russia's Alternative Prose
Porter, Robert Berg Publishers 1994 0854969357 / 9780854969357 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with laminated pictorial covers. A print on demand publication (i.e. it has been printed on demand and is of that quality but we have it for sale second hand). Light bumps to the top corners. Previous owner's name written on the front pastedowns. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. xiii, 218. 308443 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
112 The I of the Beholder: Identity formation in the art and writing of Breyten Breytenbach
Sienaert, Marilet Kwela Books Cape Town 2001 0795701411 / 9780795701412 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition. 127pp. 303467 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
98 Francis Warner and Tradition: An Introduction to the Plays
Pursglove, Glyn Colin Smythe ; Humanities Press Gerrards Cross ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. 1981 0391023942 / 9780391023949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Book and dust jacket both VG+ clean condition. A couple of tiny bumps to spine ends of the DJ. Poor paper quality has led to severe browning of the pages. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 232pp. 101050 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
113 Conrad's Heart of Darkness: A Reader's Guide
Simmons, Allan Continuum 2007 0826489338 / 9780826489333 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition but lacks dust jacket. pp. viii, 132. 303468 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
99 Oscar Wilde, A Critical Study
Ransome, Arthur Methuen & Co Ltd London 1923 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. 7th edition. Original brown boards. Lightly rubbed spine ends. Some quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock edges, affecting page margins as well. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding firm. 234pp. 105599 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
114 Twelve Poems Considered
Smith, L. E. W. Methuen and Co. London 1964 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Pictorial / printed cloth. In VG clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 143pp. 302968 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
100 Essays by Divers Hands - Being the Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature. New Series, Volume XXXII
Richardson, Joanna (edited by) Oxford University Press London 1963 Hardcover Fair Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Some staining to the edges of the boards and dust jacket. Pale stain to the top outer closed textblock page edge. The pages themselves are unaffected and are clean. A good reading copy. pp. viii, 144. 307590 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
115 Literary Style and Music, including Two Short Essays on Gracefulness and Beauty (The Thinker's Library, No. 137)
Spencer, Herbert Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1950 First Thus Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Original red boards. First printing in this Thinker's Library edition. The boards are rubbed and bruised at the corners and spine ends. Binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. No names or inscriptions. pp. x, 119. A little light foxing to outer closed textblock edges. 308906 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
101 True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell - Under the Sign of Eliot and Pound
Ricks, Christopher Yale University Press 2010 0300134290 / 9780300134292 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In excellent, clean and tight, fine condition. Dust jacket is ever so slightly faded at the spine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xii, 258. 309073 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
116 Flaubert: The Making of the Master
Starkie, Enid Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 1967 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Light brown / tan cloth. Light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. In otherwise good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xvii, 403. 306554 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
 
102 The Eighteenth Century [The Context of English Literature Series]
Rogers, Pat (edited by) Methuen & Co Ltd 1978 0416562000 / 9780416562002 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Some minor foxing to top closed outer textblock edge; pages themselves unaffected. Good, clean, lightly used paperback. Previous owner's name and date on the half-title page. pp. xvi, 246. 304118 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
117 Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur
Studies in Literature, Second Series Cambridge at the University Press 1923 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original navy blue cloth, with gilt titles to the spine. Lacks dust jacket. A contemporary gift inscription on the front endpaper, dated 1924. Binding is nice and firm. Deckled / untrimmed page edges. First reprint. First published the preceding year, in 1922. Pages nice and clean, if lightly tanned. 310pp. 105064 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
103 Trollope: A Commentary
Sadleir, Michael Constable & Company Ltd | Crown Constables London 1933 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Publisher's original blue cloth. Gilt spine. Two previous owner's names on front endpaper. Some foxing spots to outer closed textblock edges. Otherwise very good, clean condition. pp. ix, 432. 304549 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
118 The Kipling Journal, Volume 58 March 1984, No. 229
The Kipling Society The Kipling Society 1984 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet. Quarterly publication for The Kipling Society. Some creases to the covers. Clean inside. Pages clean and unmarked. 52pp. 306315 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
104 The Art of Ted Hughes
Sagar, Keith Cambridge University Press 1975 0521207142 / 9780521207140 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Black cloth binding. The jacket has an old repair to a tear at the top edge of the front cover, next to spine. DJ otherwise slightly rubbed and bruised at edges. Price clipped. The DJ is now supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). A VG clean condition copy. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Slightly yellowing page edges. 1st edition. 213pp. 101804 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
119 Wild Excursions : The Life and Fiction of Laurence Sterne
Thomson, David Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1972 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Binding fault - the textblock is bound upside down into the boards. Brown cloth boards. Very good clean condition. The dust jacket is rubbed and torn at the edges. Not price clipped (3.95 net) the DJ is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 325pp. 22cm. 101583 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
105 Loci Critici: Passages Illustrative of Critical Theory and Practice from Aristotle Downwards
Saintsbury, George (selected, partly translated and arranged with notes by) Ginn and Company 1903 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 
Hardback. Green cloth. Some light dappled marks from previous damp exposure to the boards. Pages have tanned / browned. Two previous owner's names and dates written in ink on the front endpaper. pp. xi, 439. 103753 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
120 History of Spanish Literature [3 Volumes]
Ticknor, George Frederick Ungar Publishing Co. New York 1965 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardbacks with dust jackets. 3 volume set. Volumes I and III are in very good condition. Volume II has a light brown stain, approx. 4cm x 2cm, to the bottom of the outer closed page textblock foredge (see photos). The stain is the textblock edge only and does not affect pages / page margins. All three volumes have some foxing to the top closed textblock edges. Bindings are firm and tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jackets are very good; just a little light rubbing at the edges and a few very minor surface rubs and scratches. pp. xviii, 522; xiii, 514; xiii, 505. A VERY HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 308553 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
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