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Perennial Decay: On the Aesthetics and Politics of Decadance (New Cultural Studies)

By: N/A

Price: $17.00

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 040075

ISBN: 0812216784

Condition: Near Fine.


Trade paperback.20% rear free endpaper ripped off, else fine.318 pages. View more info

In Watermelon Sugar

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Picador: 1973

Seller ID: 032877

ISBN: 0330234439

Condition: Near Fine.


Paperback. Binding tight and square. Edges age toned. Price-sticker removal scar. 142 pages. DR10 View more info

Closing the Ring - The Second World War

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1989

Edition: Collector's Edition.

Seller ID: 032076

Condition: As New


Bound in genuine leather. Decorative gilt to front, back and spine. Five raised bands to spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers. Attached silk ribbon bookmark. 749 pages. Appears unread. DR7 View more info

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An Introduction to Bibliographical and Textual Studies

By: Craig S. Abbott

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Modern Language Association: 2009

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 043366

ISBN: 1603290400

Condition: Fine


Paperback. Crisp and clean. 188 pages. View more info

Robinson Crusoe - Illustrated Classics

By: Daniel Defoe

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Bath, UK, Robert Frederick Ltd.: 2006

Edition: 1sr Thus.

Seller ID: 038424

ISBN: 0755466071

Condition: Fine


Gilt decorated green cloth, pasted-on colour illustration. Attached ribbon bookmar. Essentially as new. 219 pages Illustrations en texte and full-page colour and b/w plates. A lovely book. View more info

La Divina Commedia Vol.1:Inferno: Vol. 2: Purgatorio: Vol.3: Paradiso

By: Dante Alighieri; Tommaso Di Salvo

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bologna, Zanichelli: 1993

Edition: Much Later Printing.

Seller ID: 038059

ISBN: 8808142841

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes, some occasional markings in volumes 2 and 3. Text in Italian. Illustrated. . View more info

A Christmas Carol and Other Stories (The World's Best Reading)

By: Dickens, Charles; Rackham, Arthur

Price: $14.00

Publisher: The Reader's Digest Association: 1988

Seller ID: 032980

ISBN: 0895773155

Condition: As New


Gilt decorated and titled green cloth, burgundy faux leather spine, Laid-in Reader's Digest critique. Includes "A Christmas Carol","The Chimes" and "The Cricket on the Hearth". 287 pages. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Robert and Barbara Buchanan in colour and b/w View more info

The Cambridge Companion to Tolstoy (Cambridge Companions to Literature)

By: Donna Tussing Orwin (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Digital-print Edition.

Seller ID: 040574

ISBN: 0521520002

Condition: Fine


(2005) Trade paperback.271 pages. Key dimensions of Tolstoy's writing and life are explored in this collection of specially commissioned essays. . View more info

Durrell/Miller Letters 1935-1980

By: Durrell, Lawrence; MacNiven, Ian S. (ed.)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber Limited: 1989

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 038653

ISBN: 0571142044

Condition: Fine


Trade paperback. Possibly unread. 528 pages, illustratd b/w photographs. View more info

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Essays (Great Books in Philosophy)

By: Francis Bacon

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Prometheus Books: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043115

ISBN: 1573920320

Condition: Fine


Paperback. 149 pages. Francis Bacon (1561-1626), scientist, lawyer, and statesman, occupies a unique position in English letters. His most widely read work, the Essays, still ranks high among the masterpieces produced during one of the greatest periods of English prose. View more info

The Educated Imagination and Other Writings on Critical Theory 1933-1963 (Collected Works of Northrop Frye) Volume 21

By: Frye, Northrop; Warkentin, Germaine

Price: $70.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 037949

ISBN: 0802092098

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dust jacket protected by BrodArt cover. Essentially as new. xlix, 553 pages including Notes; Emendations and Index. View more info

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The Pleasant Nights - Volume 1 (Lorenzo Da Ponte Italian Library)

By: Giovan Francesco Straparola; Donald Beecher; W.G. Waters

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042238

ISBN: 1442644265

Condition: As New


Unclipped dust jacket. Crisp, clean and unmarked. 764 pages. Illustrated. The Pleasant Nights. Originally published in Venice in 1550 and 1553, features folk stories, fables, jests, and pseudo-histories. View more info

The Norton Anthology of English Literature (Ninth Edition) (Vol. F)

By: Greenblatt; Ramazani & Stallworthy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2012

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 041043

ISBN: 039391254X

Condition: Fine


The Twentieth Century and After. Trade paperback. Crisp, clean and unmarked. Illustrated. . View more info

The Norton Anthology of English Literature (Ninth Edition) (Vol. E)

By: Greenblatt; Robson & Christ

Price: $16.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2012

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 041042

ISBN: 0393912531

Condition: Fine


The Victorian Age. Trade paperback. Crisp, clean and unmarked. Illustrated. . View more info

Rip Van Winkle - From The Sketch Book

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Company:

Seller ID: 035784

Condition: Near Fine.


Gold cloth, gilt impressed title. No publication date, looks about 1900. Previous owner's name free endpaper, else tight, crisp and clean. 31 pages. Tissue guarded portrait of Irving frontis. DR1 View more info

Maria Gisborne & Edward E. Williams: Shelley's Friends Their Journals and Letters

By: Jones, Frederick L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 038633

Condition: Near Fine.


Light green cloth. Title to spine in chipped dust jacket.189 pages.. View more info

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Welcome to the Monkey House: A Collection of Short Works

By: Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Dial Press: 2010

Edition: Much Later Printing

Seller ID: 044094

ISBN: 0385333501

Condition: Fine


Paperback. 331 pages. A collection of Kurt Vonnuegut shorter works. View more info

The Voyages of Ulysses: A Photographic Interpretation of Homer's Classic

By: Lessing, Eric [With commentaries by C. Kerenyi, Michel Gall, and Hellmut Sichtermann]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Freiburg; Basle; Vienna, Herder KG: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 040323

Condition: Fine


Grey cloth in pictorial dust jacket with gold label band and gold slipcase. Light edgewear to DJ, label band has lost spine section. 261 pages, plus a 12 page 'Pictorial and Literary Index' by Cornelia Kerenye containing b/w thumbnails. 115 colour plates by Eric Lessing. . View more info

The Wild Body: A Soldier of Humour and Other Stories (Penguin Modern Classics)

By: Lewis, Wyndham:

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2004

Edition: 1sr Thus.

Seller ID: 040092

ISBN: 0141187638

Condition: Near Fine.


Trade paperback. Corner crease to cover. 189 pages. S247 View more info

A History of Indian Literature (Vol 1)

By: Maurice Winternitz

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Indian River, ON, Motilal Banarsidass,: 2009

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 040554

ISBN: 8120802640

Condition: Very Good


Cloth in unclipped dust jacket. 602 pages. Presents a history of ancient culture of the Veda, the philosophical thought of Upanisads, the ethos of the epics and Puranas, spiritual and material contents of the Tantra literature.. View more info