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The Little, Brown Compact Handbook

By Aaron, Jane E.

Pearson Education 978-0-321-54933-4 [978-0-321-54933-4] 2009, 4th Canadian Edition. (Spiral-bound card) 505pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Glossary, index. Book about American Psychological Association, Formatting & Modern Language Association. (Writing, Essays, Guidebooks, Style, Textbook, Writer's Reference, Writing).

$31.50

Writing Essays About Literature; A Guide and Style Sheet
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Writing Essays About Literature; A Guide and Style Sheet

By Griffith, Kelley

Fort Worth: Harcourt College Publishers [0-15-506617-X] 2002, 6th edition. (Trade paperback) 347pp. Near fine. Index. (Writing, Essays, Guidebooks, Literature, Reference, Style, Textbook, Writer's Reference, Writing).

$21.00

A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations
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A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations

By Turabian, Kate L.

Chicago: University of Chicago [0-226-81621-4] 1973, 4th edition. (Trade paperback) 216pp. Near fine. Tables, index. (Writing, Essays, Guidebooks, Textbook, Writing).

$21.00

Steal This Book
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Steal This Book

By Hoffman, Abbie (With Bert Cohen & Izak Haber.)

New York: Pirate Editions 1971. (Hardcover) 318pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Illustrations, photographs, diagrams, appendices, bibliography, index. The top and bottom of the spine are no longer crisp. "Steal This Book, is, in a way, a manual of survival in the prison that is Amerika. It preaches jailbreak. It shows you where and exactly how to place the dynamite that will destroy the walls. The first section - SURVIVE! - lays out a potential action program for our new Nation. The chapter headings spell out the demands for a free society. A community where the technology prduces goods and services for whoever needs them, come who may. It calls on the Robin Hoods of Santa Barbara Forest to steal from the robber barons who own the castles of capitalism". Time Period 1960's & 1970's. Locale: United States. (Counterculture, Capitalism, Counterculture, Revolution, Society).

$420.00

A Glossary of Literary Terms; Seventh Edition
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A Glossary of Literary Terms; Seventh Edition

By Abrams, M. H.

Boston: Heinle & Heinle [0-15-505452-X] 1999, 7th edition. (Trade paperback) 366pp. Very good. Index of authors, index of terms. Light edgewear along the bottom. "Glossary of Literary Terms,' first published in 1957, is a series of succinct essays on the chief terms used in discussing literature, literary history, and literary criticism. The present edition includes many new entires, a number of them on recent and rapidly evolving critical theories. All earlier entires have been revised and some of them totally recast... An indispensable reference work for students and professional researchers alike". (Writing, Literary Criticism, Literary Terms, Writing).

$26.25

Story; Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting
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Story; Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting

By McKee, Robert

New York: Regan Books [0-06-039168-5] 1997. (Hardcover) 466pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Filmography, index. There is a previous owner's name and address on the front endpaper. (Writing, Entertainment, Film, Movies, Screenwriting, Writing).

$23.63

The Antimodernism of Joyce's Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man (Based on the work of James Joyce--Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man.)

By Thornton, Weldon (Based on the work of James Joyce: Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man.)

Syracuse: Syracuse University Press [0-8156-2613-4] 1994, 1st edition. (Trade paperback) 233pp. Fine. Notes, bibliography, index. Based on the work of James Joyce--Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man. (Literary Criticism, Irish Studies, Literary Criticism).

$26.25

Maria Edgeworth the Novelist; 1767-1849; A Bicentennial Study

By Newcomer, James (Based on the work of Maria Edgeworth.)

Fort Worth: Texas Christian University Press 1967, 1st printing. (Trade paperback) 172pp. Very good. Illustration, notes, index. Some minor notation in pencil. Based on the work of Maria Edgeworth. (Literary Criticism, Literary Criticism).

$26.25

Waiting for the Weekend

By Rybczynski, Witold

New York: Viking [1991]. (Hardcover) 260pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrations, notes, index. "In Waiting for the Weekend, Witold Rybczynski unfolds the history of leisure; there have always been breaks from the routine of work: taboo days, market days, public festivals, holy days - we couldn't survive without them. He explores the origins of the week and the observance of the Sabbath, and shows how, beginning with the industrial revolution, when workers began staying home on Mondays, the practice of 'keeping Saint Monday' evolved into the familiar institution of the weekend". (Essays, Holidays, Ideas, Industrial Revolution, Labor, Leisure).

$21.00

The Ingoldsby Legends; Or Mirth and Marvels

By Ingoldsby, Thomas (Pseudonym of Richard Harris Barham)

London: Richard Bentley 1869, new edition. (Hardcover) 468pp. Very good. Green leather decoratively stamped in gilt on both covers, the spine, and inner dentelles. All edges gilt, coated yellow endpapers, ribbon page marker, illustrated title page, illustrations, 2 plates. The spine and corners are lightly scuffed and there is a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper and the following blank page. Pseudonym of Richard Harris Barham. (Essays, Legends).

$210.00

The Writers' Handbook

By Smythe, Ellen

Winnipeg: Manitoba Writers' Guild [0-9692525-1-X] [1991], 1st edition. (Trade paperback) 76pp. Near fine. (Writing, Handbook).

$18.38

Love Letters of Men and Women of Genius (Publisher series: Little Blue Book.)

By Haldeman-Julius, E. (editor)

Girard: Haldeman-Julius [no date]. (stiff paper covers) 62pp. Near fine. Publisher series: Little Blue Book 89. (Essays, Letters, Love).

$18.38

Eighteenth Century Essays

By Dobson, Austin (editor)

New York: D. Appleton and Company 1883. (Hardcover) 284pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Vellum binding. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece with tissue guard, notes. There are a few minor pen marks in the text. Time Period 18th Century. (Essays).

$52.50

Emerson's Essays; and Representative Men

By Emerson, Ralph Waldo

London: Collins Clear-Type Press [no date]. (Limp leather) 539pp. Very good. Burgundy leather with gilt facsimile signature of Emerson on the front cover. The pages are of India paper. All edges gilt over red, ribbon marker, frontispiece, illustrated title page. There is minor pencil underlining. Illustration by Malcolm Patterson. (Essays, Lectures).

$31.50

Charles Kingsley; His Letters and Memories of His Life

By Kingsley, Charles (Biography of Charles Kingsley; Edited by Fanny Kingsley.)

London: MacMillan 1908. (Hardcover) 364pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Frontispiece, notes, index. The spine is lightly worn at the top and bottom. Biography of Charles Kingsley. Edited by Fanny Kingsley. (Essays, Letters).

$26.25

Letters of Henry Miller and Wallace Fowlie (1943-1972)

By Miller, Henry (With Wallace Fowlie.)

New York: Grove Press [0-8021-0072-4] [1975], 1st edition. (Hardcover) 184pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Frontispiece, photographs, appendix, index. Book about Henry Miller. Introduction by Wallace Fowlie. (Essays, Correspondence, Writers).

$31.50

Essays, Poems and Tales of Henry W. Nevinson

By Nevinson, Henry W. (Edited with introduction by H.N. Brailsford.)

London: Victor Gollancz 1948. (Hardcover) 286pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Frontispiece. Edited with introduction by H.N. Brailsford. (Essays).

$21.00

Liberty...

By Hand, Judge Learned

Stamford: Overbrook Press 1941, an unnumbered copy from a limited edition of 1000. (Hardcover) 20pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Blue patterned boards with paper title label on front cover. The bottom of the spine is lightly worn and there is a small chip from the top of the spine. The complimentary slip is laid in. An address delivered upon the occasion of the Thirtieth Anniversary of the Elizabethan Club on May 10, 1941 at New Haven, Connecticut. (Essays).

$78.75

Intellectual Memoirs; New York 1936-1938

By McCarthy, Mary

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [0-15-144820-5] [1992], 1st edition. (Hardcover) 114pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Foreword by Elizabeth Hardwick. Locale: New York; United States. (Essays, Personal Narratives, Writers).

$21.00

The Lady's Realm; An Illustrated Monthly Magazine Vol. V November 1898 to April 1899 (Contributor Gertrude Atherton--Ah Lon and Her Romance.)

By Editor Unknown] (Contributor Gertrude Atherton: Ah Lon and Her Romance.)

London: Hutchinson 1899. (Hardcover) 736pp. Good to very good. Stamped red cloth with gilt spine decoration. The covers are worn at the corners and the top and bottom of the spine, and the binding is loose. Contributors include Gertrude Atherton (Ah Lon and Her Romance). Illustration by James Aylward, Florrie Barr, Tom Brown, W.G.R. Browne, W. Cubitt Cooke, Max Cowper, N.C. Bishop Culpeper, Paul Dare, L. Daviel, F. Dickson, Frank Feller, Eric Fitzgerald, Warwick Goble, A.J. Goodman, Gwenny Griffiths, C.T. Hobson, J. Jellicoe, Raphael Jones, Leonard Lindsdell, A. Ludovici, A.D. M'cormick, J. Merrin, M.H. Nisbet, Ernest Prater, Will B. Robinson, F.M. Rudland, E.J. Skinner, Murray Smith, C.H. Taffs, Adolph Thiede, J.H. Valda, S.H. Vedder, H.J. Walker, D. Whitaker & Cress Woollett. (Essays).

$105.00

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