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Essayism

by Dillon, Brian

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2017
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9781910695418
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London: Fitzcarraldo Editions. Fine copy. 2017. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 138 pp. .
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Nestuary

by Kiefer, Molly Sutton

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2014
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9781938900051
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No place: Ricochet Editions. Fine copy. 2014. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 97 pp. .
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The Disappointment Artist: Essays

by Lethem, Jonathan

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2006
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9781400076819
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New York: Vintage Books. Fine copy. 2006. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 149 pp., First printing of the softcover edition. .
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Writings From The New Yorker, 1925-1976

by White, E.B.

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1990
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9780060165178
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New York: HarperCollins. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1990. 2nd prt.. hardcover. 8vo, 244 pp., Edited by Rebecca M. Dale. .
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Decompositions: Essays on Art & Literature, 1973-1989

by Basso, Eric

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2006
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9781878580580
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Raleigh: Asylum Arts. Fine copy. 2006. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 186 pp. .
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On Marvellous Things Heard

by Henderson, Gretchen

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2011
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9781450742115
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Chicago: The Green Lantern Press. Fine copy. 2011. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 90 pp., Introduction by G.C. Waldrep. Limioted to 250 copies. .
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Miscellaneous Encounters: Collected Essays on Nathaniel Hawthorne

by Ano, Fumio

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2007
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9784775401279
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Tokyo: Shohakusha. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2007. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 87 pp., Text in English. .
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Our Prince of Scribes: Writers Remember Pat Conroy

by Seitz, Nicole & Jonathan Haupt (editors)

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2018
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9780820356853
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Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press. Fine copy. 2018. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 285 pp., Foreword by Barbra Streisand; afterword by Cassandra King Conroy., Signed by one of the editors, Jonathan Haupt, on the title page. .
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Complete Collected Essays

by Pritchett, V.S.

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1992
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9780679411123
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New York: Random House. Fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 1319 pp., Trivial rubbing to dust jacket corners, else fine. .
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The Mind of the European Romantics: An Essay in Cultural History

by Schenk, H.G.

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1966
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London: Constable. Nearly fine copy in very good dust jacket. 1966. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 303 pp., Preface by Isiaih Berlin. .
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The Barbarians: An Essay On the Mutation of Culture

by Baricco, Alessandro

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2013
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9780847842919
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New York: Rizzoli Ex Libris. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2013. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 164 pp., Translated from the Italian by Stephen Sartarelli. .
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Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

by Rowling, J.K.

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2008
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9780316369152
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New York: Little, Brown & Co.. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2008. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 80 pp., First printing of the first American edition. .
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Writing Was Everything

by Kazin, Alfred

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1995
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9780674962378
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1995. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 152 pp., The William E. Massey Sr. Lectures in the History of American Civilization, 1994. .
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All Things Shining: Reading the Western Classics to Find Meaning in a Secular Age

by Dreyfus, Hubert & Sean Dorrance Kelly

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2011
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9781416596158
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New York: Free Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2011. Later prt.. hardcover. 8vo, 254 pp. .
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These Precious Days: Essays

by Patchett, Ann

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2021
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9780063092785
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New York: Harper. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2021. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 322 pp. .
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Stranger Shores: Literary Essays, 1986-1999

by Coetzee, J.M.

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2001
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9780670899821
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New York: Viking. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2001. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 295 pp., Remainder dot lower edge. .
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Living With a Writer

by Salwak, Dale (editor)

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2004
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9781403904768
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Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2004. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 237 pp., Contributors include John Updike, John Bayley, Nadine Gordimer, Malcolm Bradbury, Margaret Drabble, Paul Theroux, Ann Thwaite and others. .
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The Faith of a Writer: Life, Craft, Art

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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2003
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9780060565534
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New York: Ecco Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2003. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 158 pp. .
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Alfred Kazin's America: Critical and Personal Writings

by Kazin, Alfred

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2003
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9780066213439
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New York: HarperCollins. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2003. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 540 pp., Edited & with an introduction by Ted Solotaroff. .
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Inner Workings: Literary Essays, 2000-2005

by Coetzee, J.M.

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2007
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9780670038657
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New York: Viking. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2007. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 304 pp., Introduction by Derek Attridge. .
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