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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

Sturdy Black Bridges

By Roseann P Bell, Bettye J Parker and Beverly Guy-Sheftall

U.S.A.: Anchor, 1979. pages yellowed; edges soiled. binding tight, hinges cracked/broken. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, chipped, creased and starting to split. covers worn, dented, creased, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled, yellow, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges worn, soiled, faded, dented. general shelf wear. a decent but not good reading copy. . First Edition. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$13.25

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

Shakespeare's Kings
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Shakespeare's Kings

By Norwich, John Julius

New York, NY: Scribner, 1999. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. One section of color plates.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$24.50

Twentieth century interpretations of The frogs; a collection of critical Essays

By David J. Littlefield (Compiled by)

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Spectrum, 1968. pages badly yellowed. some water damage along top edges and along back spine. binding loose, hinges broken. pages will start falling out eventually. binding 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, stained, yellowed, ect. spine edges worn, stained, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a decent but not good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$15.50

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

Seas and Inland Journeys: Landscape and Consciousness from Wordsworth to Roethke

By Applewhite, James

Athens, GA: University of Georgia, 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. Some light scuffing to the jacket at the edges.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$18.00

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

The Opposing Self

By Lionel Trilling

U.S.A.: Compass Books, 1959. pages yellowed. binding tight, hinges creased/cracked. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, creased, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled, yellowed, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$15.50

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

Dr. Bowdler's Legacy: a History of Expurgated Books

By Perrin, Noel

New York, NY: Atheneum, 1969. 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 age toned and faded at the spine. Top page edge is red.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. Mylared.

$24.50

Virginia Woolf's Lighthouse: a Study in Critical Method

By Michael A. Leaska

New York: Columbia University Press, 1970. 221pp. Index. Original cloth covered boards. Stated First Edition. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Binding is tight and secure. Outer page edges are finger soiled with a few faint stains. Page 63 is dogeared with a slight publisher error (a bit larger than other pages). Coves have bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. DJ is clipped, sunning (spine faded), moderate ink-rubbing panels. Shelfwear to DJ (light chipping to head/heel of spine, cornrs slightly frayed, moderate rubbing to extremities). Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reaing copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$27.50

The World of Washington Irving

By Van Wyck Brooks

New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1944. 387pp. Original cloth covered boards. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Hinges are creased but still secure. Binding is still fairly tight and pages are very secure. Boards are scuffed/finger soiled, head/heel os spine slightly frayed and bumped as well as corners, moderate rubbing to extremities). . First Thus. Hard Cover. Good -/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.40

Critical Understanding: The Powers and Limits of Pluralism

By Wayne C. Booth

Chicgao, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1979. 408pp. Index. Original cloth covered boards. 1st Printing (with complete number line). Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Outer page edges are finger/dust soiled. Boards are dirty (possibly mold), slight bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Unclipped DJ is sunned/ink-rubbed/finger soiled with slight rubbing to corners. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice copy. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good -/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$33.00

Notorious Literary Attacks

By Albert Mordell (edited with an Introduction by)

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. 255pp. Original cloth covered boards. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Hinges are creased but still secure. Inner text block is tight (appears to have been reglued). Boards are scuffed, sunned (spine faded), a few small bumps to panels, moderate rubbing to extremities). . First Thus. Hard Cover. Good -/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.00

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