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Edwin Arlington Robinson: A Critical Study

By Barnard, Ellsworth

New York, NY: Macmillan Company, 1952. 318pp. Index. Black cloth with silver lettering. A collection of essays by a scholarly writer discussing the pros and cons of the writer Edward Arlington Robinson. Previous owners name on ffep. Inner pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but beginning to yellow with age. Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. Boards have some rubbing of corners and spine. Head/heal of spine slightly dented. Light scuffing. This is not a remainder or ex-library. Nice reading copy.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.00

The Great Web: The Form of Hardy's Major Fiction

By Gregor, Ian

London: Faber & Faber, 1974. Cover and spine faded with yellowing pages. Otherwise a tight neat copy with no underlinings markings. . Trade Paperback. Good+.

$8.25

Understanding Poetry 3rd Edition

By Brooks, Cleanth and Robert Penn Warren

New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, cloth boards. Some light soiling on the page edges.. 3rd Edition. Hard Cover. Good.

$22.00

Two Voices: Crime Writers in Conversations with Their Characters

By Ballantine Publishing Group

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Ballantine Publishing Group, 1999. A nice reading copy with no marks or tears. Binding tight, pages clean but yellowed. Some wear to edges and corners of book.. Trade Paperback. Trade Paperback. Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.40

Reading An Essay

By Hugh Walpole

Harper & Brothers, 1927. 89pp. Original boards. Copyright pages has an "L-B" listed. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Hinges are slightly creased from reading but secure. Inner text block is tight and sound. Boards are heavily sunning/damptained/fingersoiled with heavy rubbing to extremities. An essay on reading divided into chapters: Reading for Fun, Reading for Education, Reading for Love. Reading copy.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$50.00

Kafka the Torment of Man

By R.M Alberes and Pierre De Boisdeffre

U.S.A.: Citadel, 1968. A good reading copy. pages dulled, edges soiled and yellowed. binding loose hinges cracked/broken. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased and split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled slightly, back cover yellowed, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$9.00

Literary Theory Renaissance Texts

By Patricia Parker, David Quint (Eds.)

Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986. A decent reading copy. previous owner name on front end page. pages clean, dulled, edges smudged/soiled. binding tight, hinges broken.. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. . Unknown Edition, Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$13.25

The Figure of the Poet in Renaissance Epic

By Durling, Robert M.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1965. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Front flap has been clipped. Previous owner's name is on the front endpage. Jacket is worn and faded. Some chipes at the corners and a few small tears. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good -. Mylared.

$44.00

Irish poetry from the English Invastion to 1798

By Alspach, Russell K.

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1964. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is a little loose, but the pages are secure. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Front flap has been price-clipped. TPrevious owner's bookplate is on the front endpage. Jacket spine is rubbed, worn and faded.. Second Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. Mylared.

$15.50

Interpreting Culture Through Translation: A Festschrift for D.C. Lau

By Roger T. Ames, Chan Sin-Wai, Mau-Sang Ng (editors)

The Chinese University Press, 1991. 285pp. Original baords. Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned. Front hinge is creased but still secure. Inner text block is tight and sound. Boards have bumping to head/heel of spine, a few small dents to edges, rubbing to corenrs. Unclipped DJ is slightly sunned with bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$25.00

Gunter Grass

By Lawson, Richard H.

New York, NY: Ungar, 1985. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Jacket is chipped and worn with a few small tear at the edges and corners. Light foxing on the page edges.. Hard Cover. Good +/Good -. Mylared.

$13.50

Conrad a Collectin of Critical Essays Twentieth Century Views

By Marvin Murdick (editor)

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Spectrum, 1966. pages dulled; edges stained, soiled, foxing, ect. binding tight, hinges cracked. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, chipped, creased and split. covers worn, dented, creased, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, soiled, yellowed, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges worn, creased, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$7.70

Jerzy Kosinski Literary Alarmclock

By Byron L Sherwin

Chicago, IL: Cabala Press, 1981. Signed by Byron L Sherwin on first title page. pages clean, edges soiled. binding tight, glue dried out, hinges cracked/broken. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, chipped, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, ect. spine edges worn, creased, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Signed by Author. Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$25.00

Literary Taste How To Form It With Detailed Instructions For Collecting A Complete Library of English Literature

By Arnold Bennett

New York, NY: George H. Doran Company 127pp. Original boards. Previous owner inscription to FEP and dated March 5, 1912. No publication date but early 20th century due to owner inscription date. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Binding is cracked (and webbing is showing) put pages are still secure. Boards are sunned/finger soiled. Head/heel of spine and corners are frayed, heavy rubbing to extremities. Nic ereading copy of this increasingly scrace title. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$55.00

Twentieth century interpretations of The portrait of a lady; a collection of critical Essays

By Peter Buitenhuis (Compiled by)

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Spectrum, 1968. pages badly yellowed. binding loose, hinges cracked/broken. spine glue dried out. edge wear with dents. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled, yellowed, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a decent but not good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$13.20

A Two-Colored Brocade: The Imagery of Persion Poetry
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A Two-Colored Brocade: The Imagery of Persion Poetry

By Annemarie Schimmel

Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 532pp. Index. Original stiff wraps. 1st Printing (with complete number line). Pages are clean (unmarked). Binding is tight and secure. Covers are slightly scuffed with a few small bumps to edges, rubbing to corners. Nice copy. . First Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good -/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.00

The End of Obscenity: The Trials of Lady Chatterley, Tropic of Cancer & Fanny Hill by the Lawyer Who Defended Them

By Rembar, Charles

New York: Random House, 1968. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Foxing on the page edges. Some light staining on the top page edge. Jacket is chipped, worn and torn with staining at the edges and corners. Some slight fraying at the head of the spine.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good -/Poor. Mylared.

$33.00

Progress Into Silence: a Study of Melville's Heroes

By Lebowitz, Alan

Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1970. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Front flap has been price-clipped. Jacket is scuffed and worn at the edges and corners.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good. Mylared.

$18.00

Matthew Arnold a Survey of His Poetry and Prose

By Bush, Douglas

New York: Macmillan, 1971. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Foxing on the top page edge.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good. Mylared.

$17.60

Required Reading
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Required Reading

By Andrew Delbanco

U.S.A.: Noonday Press, 1998. pages clean. binding tight. edge wear with dents. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, ect. spine edges chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good.

$11.00

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