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cover of Scars of the Spirit The Struggle Against Inauthenticity

Scars of the Spirit The Struggle Against Inauthenticity

by Hartman, Geoffrey

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2004
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Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781403965585
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$13.28

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New York: Palgrave MacMillan. 2004. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. 260 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . Reprint. Softcover.
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cover of We Need Silence to Find Out What We Think Selected Essays

We Need Silence to Find Out What We Think Selected Essays

by Hazzard, Shirley

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2016
Condition
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780231173261
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New York: Columbia University Press. 2016. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. As new condition. Edited with an introduction by Brigitta Olubas. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 220 pages. Selected essays showcasing Shirley Hazzard's extensive thinking on global politics, the history and fraught present of Western Literacy culture, and postwar… Read more
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cover of Nature into Art A Treasury of Great Natural History Books

Nature into Art A Treasury of Great Natural History Books

by Buchanan, Handasyde

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1979
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Edition
1st US Edition
ISBN
9780831763374
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$25.82

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New York: Mayflower Books. 1979. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition ina Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dust jacket is has several closed tears to edges. Wonderful colour and black & white reproductions - many full page. 220 pages. Noted authority on natural history books examines some… Read more
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cover of The Culture of Love Victorians to Moderns

The Culture of Love Victorians to Moderns

by Kern, Stephen

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Published
1994
Condition
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780674179592
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$25.82

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Cambridge, Massachusetts & London: Harvard University Press. 1994. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 458 pages. Examines love over a period of profound change from Jane Eyre (1847) tp Lady Chatterley in the mid-1930s. The great nineteenth century novels of the Brontes, George Eliot, and Victor Hugo… Read more
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cover of The World of Dylan Thomas

The World of Dylan Thomas

by Clark, Emery

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1971
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Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780460039215
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$25.82

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London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1971. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price clipped DJ spine very lightly faded. Some offset to the front free endpaper where a newspaper clipping was laid in. 319 pages. A detailed critique of Dylan Thomas's poetry.… Read more
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cover of The Heart of James McAuley Life and Work of the Australian Poet

The Heart of James McAuley Life and Work of the Australian Poet

by Coleman, Peter

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1980
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780908463053
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$8.85

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Sydney: Wildcat Press. 1980. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket lightly faded at spine and upper edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 132 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of Dr. Bowdler's Legacy, A History of Expurgated Books in England and America

Dr. Bowdler's Legacy, A History of Expurgated Books in England and America

by Perrin, Noel

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1970
Condition
Edition
1st UK Edition
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$17.71

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London: Macmillan. 1970. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Smal abrasion to front free endpaper. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all… Read more
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cover of The Owl, The Raven, and the Dove The Religious Meaning of the Grimms' Magic Fairy Tales

The Owl, The Raven, and the Dove The Religious Meaning of the Grimms' Magic Fairy Tales

by Murphy, S.J, G. Ronald

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2000
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780195136074
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$36.89

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Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2000. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations. xi, 189 pages. An erudite and highly readable study of the Grimm Brothers' fairy tales. Proves that the Grimms were deeply influenced by… Read more
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cover of The Cave and the Spring Essays on Poetry

The Cave and the Spring Essays on Poetry

by Hope, A. D.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1965
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Edition
1st Edition
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Adelaide: Rigby Limited. 1965. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good ina Very Good Dustjacket. Light rubbing to edges and corners. Dustjacket spine lightly faded. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 175 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of The Landscape of Australian Poetry

The Landscape of Australian Poetry

by Elliott, Brian

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1967
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Edition
1st Edition
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$29.51

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Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire. 1967. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ hs a lighty faded spine and some mild edgewear. xii, 346 pages. A focus on the 'landscape-image' in Australian poetry. Shows how the Australian concern with landscape has left its poets well… Read more
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cover of Brush Up Your Shakespeare!

Brush Up Your Shakespeare!

by Macrone, Michael

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Published
1990
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Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780060163938
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$14.76

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New York: Harper & Row. 1990. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Mild age-toning to edges and spine of dustjacket. Illustrated with black & white cartoons by Tom Lulevitch. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided… Read more
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cover of Shakespeare and Some Others : Essays on Shakespeare and Some of His Contemporaries

Shakespeare and Some Others : Essays on Shakespeare and Some of His Contemporaries

by Brissenden, Alan (Edited by)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1976
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780909688158
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$20.66

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Adelaide: Department of English, University of Adelaide. 1976. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 188 pages. Essays by past and [then] present members of the Department of English, Adelaide University. Collected to celebrate the centenary of the University… Read more
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cover of The French Renaissance and its Heritage Essays presented to Alan M. Boase by Colleagues, Pupils and Friends (inscribed by Boase)

The French Renaissance and its Heritage Essays presented to Alan M. Boase by Colleagues, Pupils and Friends (inscribed by Boase)

by Haggis, D. R.; Jones, S.; Leakey, F.W.; Taylor, E.G.;Sutherland, G.M. (Editorial Committee)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1968
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Edition
1st Edition
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$25.82

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London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,. 1968. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The foil dusjacket is a little faded with some edge wear. Inscribed by Alan Boase to previous owner on front free endpaper. Frontispiece by Marc Chagall. … Read more
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cover of New Maps of Hell A Survey of Science Fiction

New Maps of Hell A Survey of Science Fiction

by Amis, Kingsley

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Published
1961
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Edition
1st Edition
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$33.20

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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1961. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price clipped DJ is mildly age-toned at edges. Book is lightly bumped at lower corners and has previous owner's name to front free endpaper. 161 pages. An astute and witty study of… Read more
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cover of Shakespeare's Sonnets Self, Love and Art

Shakespeare's Sonnets Self, Love and Art

by Martin, Philip

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1972
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780521085250
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$14.76

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Cambridge at the University Press. 1972. 12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 169 pages. Uses detailed analysis of selected sonnets and groups of sonnets to examine what they tell us of Shakespeare's feeling for selfhood, good and bad kinds of self-love, different… Read more
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cover of Macmillan's Handbook of Elizabethan & Stuart Literature

Macmillan's Handbook of Elizabethan & Stuart Literature

by Ruoff, James E.

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Published
1975
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Edition
1st UK Edition
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$18.45

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London: Macmillan. 1975. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Mild sticker 'ghost' to front DJ panel. 468 pages. A comprehensive and alphabetically-arranged guide to the rich variety of dramatic, poetic and prose works which appered in England between the mid-sixteenth… Read more
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cover of The Recognition of Herman Melville : Selected Criticism since 1846

The Recognition of Herman Melville : Selected Criticism since 1846

by Parker, Hershel (Edited by)

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Published
1967
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Edition
1st Edition
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$16.23

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Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press. 1967. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ lightly rubbed. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xvii, 364 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of Giving Offense.  Essays on Censorship

Giving Offense. Essays on Censorship

by Coetzee, J.M.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1996
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780226111742
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$22.13

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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. 1996. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 289 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of The Modern British Novel

The Modern British Novel

by Bradbury, Malcolm

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1993
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Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780436201325
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$14.76

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London: Secker & Warburg. 1993. Very Good condition. Faint age-toning to page edges. xvi, 512 pages. An exploration of the British literature from the 1870s to the time of publication. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st thus. Trade Paperback.
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cover of The Great American Paperback An Illustrated Tribute to Legends of the Book

The Great American Paperback An Illustrated Tribute to Legends of the Book

by Lupoff. Richard A.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781888054507
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$33.20

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Portland, Oregon: Collectors Press. 2001. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour plates. This is a heavy book (weighs over 2kgs) and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote… Read more
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