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by Markow-Totevy, Georges

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London: Merlin Press, 1969. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. FIRST EDITION. SHARP. Dustjacket very good. Light sunning to spine of bright, sunflower-yellow jacket. Gilt lettering debossed to spine of cranberry colored cloth-covered boards. 151 pp with appendix, selected bibliography, chronological summary, Translated by John Griffiths. With a preface by André Maurois. The author examines the style, imagery and content of James's various essays in realism, satire, lyricism, symbolism and psychological analysis, while following his continual concern to depict life as we all experience it. Both students and those seeking fuller acquaintance with James's works will find this essay illumnating.


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Markow-Totevy, Georges
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About The Sensible Magpie

Just-Because-I-Feel-Like-It SALE... 25% off ALL BOOKS!!!The Sensible Magpie is the newest venture of a full-time beekeeper and busy mother of two small children. She has experience as an assistant to an IOBA bookseller from whom she procured this eclectic collection of books. They range from children's books to philosophy, illustrated classic novels to modern poetry, Northwest history to Japanese architecture, cookbooks to handgun manuals, and much more.


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