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Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy
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Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy

By Baird, Forrest E., ed., and Walter Kaufmann

Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson-Prentice Hall, 2008. Fifth Edition. Softcover. As New. Volume II of the Philosophic Classics Fifth Edition. Culled from the academic library of Professor Rembert from the Philosophy Department of the Friends-affiliated Wilmington College in southwest Ohio. Meticulously maintained, free of markings, etc., and complete with scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Sterling condition softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear. 518 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$23.00

The Canterbury Pilgrims: a comedy
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The Canterbury Pilgrims: a comedy

By Mackaye, Percy

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1908. Hardcover. Very Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Reprinted in New York by the Macmillan Company, 1908, and with the former owner's bookplate loosely laid-in, being from the Illinois-based poet, Earnest Elmo Calkins. 209 pp. + addendum and advertisements. Decorative cloth, quite handsomely produced with lovely illustrations. Rubbing to and bumping of spine head and foot, else a lovely little tome. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$14.00

Miscellaneous Works of George Wither, Fifth Collection

By Wither, George

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Green buckram cloth-bound, gilt-stamped lettering to spine, only slight shelf- and edge-wear to covers. A reprint edition from the Burt Franklin Research and Source Books Series #150, originally published by the Spenser Society in 1877, this being a faithful-looking facsimile of works published originally in the 1660s. Very faint shadow of former book-plate inside front flap, almost imperceptible. 176 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Parallelogrammaton

By Wither, George

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Green buckram cloth-bound, gilt-stamped lettering to spine, only slight shelf- and edge-wear to covers. A reprint edition from the Burt Franklin Research and Source Books Series #150, originally published by the Spenser Society in 1882, this being a faithful-looking facsimile of works published originally in the 1660s. Very faint shadow of former book-plate inside front flap, almost imperceptible. 188 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Willoby, His Avisa

By Wither, George

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Green buckram cloth-bound, gilt-stamped lettering to spine, only slight shelf- and edge-wear to covers. A reprint edition from the Burt Franklin Research and Source Books Series #150, originally published by the Spenser Society in 1886, this being a faithful-looking facsimile of works published originally in the 1660s. Coolest book-plate I've ever seen inside front flap. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Juvenilia, Poems, Part III

By Wither, George

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Green buckram cloth-bound, gilt-stamped lettering to spine, only slight shelf- and edge-wear to covers. A reprint edition from the Burt Franklin Research and Source Books Series #150, originally published by the Spenser Society in 1877, this being a faithful-looking facsimile of works published originally in the 1660s. Very faint shadow of former book-plate inside front flap, almost imperceptible. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Miscellaneous Works of George Wither, Sixth Collection

By Wither, George

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Green buckram cloth-bound, gilt-stamped lettering to spine, only slight shelf- and edge-wear to covers, one scuff to front board at top. A reprint edition from the Burt Franklin Research and Source Books Series #150, originally published by the Spenser Society in 1876, this being a faithful-looking facsimile of works published originally in the 1660s. Very faint shadow of former book-plate inside front flap, almost imperceptible. 214 + 4 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

The Goddess Natura in Medieval Literature
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The Goddess Natura in Medieval Literature

By Economou, George D

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Hardcover in dust jacket; pale blue cloth binding with black spine lettering; binding and page block edges are spotted with faint foxing; dust jacket is faded at its spine and margins. Binding is square and tight; pages are bright and unmarked. Quotations in Middle English, French and Latin; a scholarly study, with detailed notes, bibliography, and index. A nice copy despite the light foxing. ix + 213 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$9.00

Concordance of the Divina Commedia, in Two Volumes

By Fay, Edward Allen

New York: Haskell House Publishers Limited, 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Good+/No Dust Jacket. Aqua cloth bindings, ex-library with usual stamps & mkgs.; tags removed from rear endpapers, faint call numbers on backstrips; slightly rubbed at extremities; boards & page block edges a bit smudged; else tight, unfaded, and clean. No dust jackets. Oversize. First publication of this set was in 1888. Text in Italian. 819 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$20.00

Spenser Studies: a Renaissance Poetry Annual I
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Spenser Studies: a Renaissance Poetry Annual I

By Cullen, Patrick and Thomas P. Roche, Jr

Pittsburgh, PA: Univ of Pittsburgh Press, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Green cloth binding lettered in gold, a little faded at spine; page block edges a little yellowed. No dust jacket, as issued. Book is square, tightly bound, and clean inside and out. Much on Spenser--especially three studies on "The Shepheardes Calender"--plus studies on Jan Van Der Noot (who was translated by the adolescent Spenser), on Shakespeare's sonnets, and on Tasso's Jerusalem Delivered. Contributions by Carl J. Rasmussen, Ruth Samson Luborsky, Bruce R. Smith, Judith M. Kennedy, Alexander Dunlop, Margreta de Grazia, and others. 200 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$10.00

Mediaeval Studies, Volume 63, 2001
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Mediaeval Studies, Volume 63, 2001

By Black, Jonathan et al., eds

Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Ivory paper bindings, only very slightly rubbed at spine ends, corners; front cover just a wee bit smudged, else Near Fine and now in a protective plastic sleeve. In wraps, with lots of black-and-white photos, facsimile illustrations. Contributors include Michael Dunne, Esperanza Bermejo, Martin Dimnik, and Eric Graff. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 365 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$9.00

Repertoire International Des Medievistes

By Labande, Edmond-Rene and Bernadette LePlant

Paris: Universite de Poitiers, 1971. Soft Cover. Very Good. Heavy card stock wrappers, sunned and half-toned, but tightly bound and internally clean. French language text. 857 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Modern Chivalry, containing the adventures of a Captain and Teague O'Regan, His Servant
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Modern Chivalry, containing the adventures of a Captain and Teague O'Regan, His Servant

By Brackenridge, H.S

Richmond, Virginia and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Johnson & Warner, 1815. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. Volume II only. Handle with care, this classic ode to Chivalric literature. Full leather boards, front cover just barely hanging on, previous owner's inscription on end-paper, dated to 1820, and then a lengthy and almost unreadable inscription inside rear flap. Chipping and scuffing to spine and extremities. Predictable age-toning to pages, moderate degrees of foxing to pages. Still and all, still hangs together--just barely. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$29.00

Secret Sharers in Italian Comedy: from Machiavelli to Goldoni
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Secret Sharers in Italian Comedy: from Machiavelli to Goldoni

By Cope, Jackson I

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press Books, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Hardocover with dust jacket. No handwriting, highlighting, or underlining. One small black remainder mark on bottom and one small closed tear to jacket, else fine. 221 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$8.00

Developments in the Early Renaissance

By Levy, Bernard S

Albany, New York: State University of New York Press, 1972. Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Perfectly serviceable reference copy. An ex-library copy with the usual discard markings. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xii + 212 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$12.00

The Profession of the Religious and the Principal Arguments from The Falsely-Believed and Forged Donation of Constantine
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The Profession of the Religious and the Principal Arguments from The Falsely-Believed and Forged Donation of Constantine

By Valla, Lorenzo

Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 1985. Soft Cover. Good+. Still sturdy ex-library copy, with all usual markings, but with tight binding, no markings, and little wear to the cover and to extremities. Perfectly serviceable reference copy. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$13.00

Collected Essays on Renaissance Literature

By Summers, Joseph H

Fairfield, Connecticut: George Herbert Journal, 1993. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition.Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$13.00

Medieval Venuses and Cupids: Sexuality, Hermeneutics, and English Poetry

By Tinkle, Theresa

Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1996. First. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. First published by Stanford University Press in 1996, another fine contribution to their Figurae: Reading Medieval Culture series. Sterling condition hardcover copy is a lovely contribution to Medieval Studies, Gender Studies, and Comparative Literature. Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. 296 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$16.00

Renaissance Drama as Cultural History: essays from Renaissance Drama 1977-1987
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Renaissance Drama as Cultural History: essays from Renaissance Drama 1977-1987

By Rose, Mary Beth, ed

Evanston, ILlinois: Northwestern University, 1990. First Edition. Hard. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Lovely and sturdy copy of this fine collection of essays from noted Renaissance Studies scholars. Spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear. The contents include previously and unpreviously published essays by Don E. Wayne, "Drama and Society in the Age of Jonson," Ronald L. Martinez, "The Pharmacy of Machiavelli," James Shapiro, "'Steale From the Deade?'", Ruth El Saffar, "Way Stations in the Errancy of the Word," Katharine Eisaman Maus, "Arcadia Lost," Gordon Kipling, "Triumphal Drama," and many others. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. viii + 514 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$12.00

The Journal of Hildegard of Bingen, inspired by a year in the life of the twelfth-century mystic, Uncorrected Proof

By Lachman, Barbara

New York: Bell Tower, 1993. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Uncorrected Proofs of the stated First Edition, tan-colored soft-paper wraps, text bright and clear, binding and spine tight, and not ex-library. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 192 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$12.00

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