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A Prospect Of The Sea

by Thomas, Dylan

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Published
1955
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Good
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First Edition.
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Great Britain: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1955 Flaps from dustjacket are pasted to inner boards. Spine leans & spine cover ends are torn & fraying. 136 pp. Pages are very clean. Frontispiece black & white photo of author with his wife & daughter. Author chose this material as the work he wished to be preserved. Solid reading copy. Stories… Read more
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H.L. Mencken

by Wagner, Philip

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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$4.49

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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1966 48 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have mild edge wear. Solid copy. University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers # 62. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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La Fontaine : Fables

by De Mourgues, Odette

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Published
1963
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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Great Britain: Edward Arnold Publishers Ltd., 1963 63 pp. Clean, well-bound pages have tiny inked check marks in about half the outer margins. Dustjacket has tiny tears at top of spine cover, and clip on front flap to remove price is large. Solid copy. Studies in French Literature 4. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
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The Literature of the Bible

by Jacobs, Robert G.

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Published
1973
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Very Good
Edition
3rd.
ISBN
9780697039507
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$16.29

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U.S.A.: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers, 1973 441 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Five pages have writing on them in blue ink. Wraps have edge wear, some creasing and a few minor marks. Solid copy. Selections and comments by the author, from the King James translation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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Satori in Paris

by Kerouac, Jack

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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New York: Grove Press Inc., 1966 5th printing. 118 pp. Clean, tightly bound pages have mild stain on the edge of two pages. Wraps have a few creases, and surface wear at spine cover ends. Solid copy. Kerouac travels with dazzling speed through dozens of adventures on this journey to trace his surname.
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Conversations with American Writers

by Ruas, Charles

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Published
1986
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Good
ISBN
9780070542068
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New York: Mcgraw-Hill Book Company, 1986 324 pp. All pages before Introduction, including title page have been removed. Clean, tightly bound pages. Faint water stain in outer margin of last 100 pages. Wraps have been laminated. Solid copy. Interview with : Wm. Burroughs, Truman Capote, E.L. Doctorow, Joseph Heller, Norman Mailer, Toni Morrison, Susan Sontag, Scott Spencer, Robert Stone, Paul… Read more
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Exile a Literary Quarterly Volume 5 Number 3 & 4

by Callaghan, Barry, Editor

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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$11.00

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Ontario: Exile Editions Ltd., 1978 263 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have cornertips creases and a few edge nicks. Nice, solid copy. Poetry and prose by mostly Canadian, Irish and French (from France) writers. Includes Marie-Claire Blais, Thomas Kinsella, Jacques Ferron and Susan Musgrave. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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The American Novel and the Nineteen Twenties Stratford - Upon - Avon Studies 13

by Bradbury, Malcolm, & Palmer, David, Ed.

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780844800011
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$12.00

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Great Britain: Edward Arnold Publishers Ltd., 1971 269 pp. Index. Clean, well-bound pages have a few pages with pencilled underlining & margin marks & six pages with a few pen marks. Solid copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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The Other Persuasion Short Fiction About Gay Men and Women

by Kleinberg, Seymour, Ed.

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Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394722375
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New York: Vintage Books, 1977 349 pp. Clean, well-bound pages are tanned. Title page, Contents and 1st page of introduction are detaching at bottom. Beginning of introduction also has stained upper margins. Rear flyleaf has been removed, tearing last page of book which is a list of other Vinage Book titles. Laminated boards. Top of spine cover is chipped. Solid… Read more
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The Apprentice Writer an English Handbook for the Vocational Student

by Bassett, M.A., John M., Rutledge, B.A., Donald G., McIntee, Arnot P.

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Published
1958
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Good
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$10.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1958 209 pp. Index. Boards are soiled & worn on edges with small tears at spine ends. Pages have some random underlining, notes, and pencilled sketches. Taped repair in one gutter. Solid working copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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The Native Muse Theories of American Literature Vol.1

by Ruland, Richard, Ed.

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525164203
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$15.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1972 465 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Solid copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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Part of the Pattern: a Personal Journey Through the World of Children`s Books 1960 - 1985

by Moss, Elaine

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688045593
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$8.00

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New York: Greenwillow Books, 1986 224 pp. including index. Clean, well-bound pages with tanned margins. Nice, solid copy. The author`s experiences with book reviewing and as a school librarian. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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Frank Norris

by Frohock, W. M.

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Published
1968
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Very Good -
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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1968 47 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have wear along spine cover, with surface chips at each end. Solid copy. University of Minnesota pamphlets on American Writers # 68. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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William D. Howells

by Gibson, William M.

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Published
1967
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Very Good -
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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1967 48 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have an upper cornertip crease, a small pen mark, and front wrap is torn at each staple. Solid copy of a scarce title. University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers Number 63. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1975 477 pp. Clean, well-bound pages have occasional minor marks. Two pages of photo section had been stuck together in a quarter-sized area, with the damaged surface inked in on one page. Solid copy.
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Journeys Through Bookland and Other Passages

by Dragland, Stan

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Published
1984
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Very Good -
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First Edition
ISBN
9780889102781
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$5.85

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Toronto: The Coach House Press, 1984 141 pp. Clean, tightly bound pages. Green heart sticker in one bottom margin. Small stain on side of book block. Wraps have cornertip creases and small tears at top of spine cover. Solid copy. Growing up and how we educate ourselves. Also the influences that guide us such as individual teachers, family life, and… Read more
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Pier Glass More Autobiography

by Steen, Marguerite

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Published
1968
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Good ++
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First Edition
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Great Britain: Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd., 1968 129 pp. Index & photo sections. Well-bound pages have occasional random stains, and inner margins of some photo sections are stained. Second Volume of autobiography by the author of The Sun is My Undoing, covers the period starting at World War II until the mid-sixties.
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Aspen Anthology Winter 1976

by Stafford, John, Ed.

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Published
1976
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Co.: The Aspen Leaves Literary Foundation, 1976 112 pp. Clean, well bound pages are unmarked. Wraps have some creasing, and front wrap also has edge wear with tiny surface nicks. Solid copy. Contains many poems plus three fiction pieces including The Wedding Party by Joyce Carol Oates, An Ambiguous Condition by Ascher/Straus and Member of the Lynching by Craig Vetter.
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Lyubka the Cossack and Other Stories

by Babel, Isaac

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Published
1963
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Thus
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$3.25

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Canada: Signet, 1963 285 pp. Pages are tanned and have a water stain in the bottom margin of the first 100 pages. Wraps have mild creases and edge wear. Solid copy. Translated by Andrew R. MacAndrew.
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Discovery in Literature

by Pearson, Catherine and Raspa, Richard

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Published
1970
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Very Good -
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New York: Paulist Press, 1970 223 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Solid copy. Poems, stories and essays with photographs. Basic human values expressed in contemporary literature. Questions after each selection.
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