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cover of The Columbian Lady's and Gentleman's Magazine, Embracing Literature in Every Department, embellished with the finest steel and mezzotint engravings, music and colored fashions. Vol. III and Vol. IV, 1845.

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New York: Israel Post, 1845. Hardcover. VG-. Various. Volume III [pages1-286] and IV [pages 1-286] bound in one volume, 1845. Small 4to, ¾ leather with 3 raised bands, dark green pebbled boards, light green paper endpapers, each of the 12 months is paginated separately, each month has a full-page color fashion plate, music notation, various engravings, poetry, short… Read more
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cover of Reading John Keats (Reading Writers and their Work)

Reading John Keats (Reading Writers and their Work)

by Wolfson, Susan J

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Published
2015
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New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780521732796
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$28.00

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Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 1st Edition . Soft cover. New. 1st edition, SIGNED by the author on the title page, 8vo, softbound, 179 pages, notes, bibliography, index. Condition: NEW. "'Reading John Keats' reconstructs the adventure of becoming a poet, and is itself an adventure for the reader, since it evokes the energies of Keats's imagination with… Read more
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cover of Tales of Old Petworth

Tales of Old Petworth

by John Osborn Greenfield

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780950483009
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$13.00

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Petworth, Sussex, UK: Window Press, 1976. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. Jonathan Newdick. First published in 1976. Printed by The Friary Press, Dorchester, Dorset. Authorship is partially attributed to John Osborn Greenfield (1802-1869), but have found other information linking the book to the photographer George Garland (a photo of his is on the front cover), the… Read more
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cover of Sanditon, The Watsons, Lady Susan, and Other Miscellanea; with an introduction by R. Brimley Johnson.

Sanditon, The Watsons, Lady Susan, and Other Miscellanea; with an introduction by R. Brimley Johnson.

by Jane Austen

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus Edition
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$48.00

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London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1934. First Thus Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Maximilien Vox. Made at the Temple Press, Letchworth in Great Britain. Part of the 1934 Dent edition of The Works of Jane Austen, with an introduction by R. Brimley Johnson; illustration by Maximilien Vox. First thus. 12mo, patterned cloth, "JA" endpapers, top edge… Read more
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Fielding's Art of Fiction: Eleven Essays on Shamela, Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones, and Amelia

by Maurice Johnson

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing
ISBN
9780812272604
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$15.00

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Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1969. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 3rd printing (1969, first published in 1961), 8vo, rust cloth hardcover with gilt titles on spine, 182 pages, index. Condition is VERY GOOD+ / no jacket: light rubbing to extremities, appears unread.
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cover of The Works of Jane Austen: Volume VI: Minor Works

The Works of Jane Austen: Volume VI: Minor Works

by Jane Austen; R. W. Chapman, ed.; Brian Soutam, ed.

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Published
1975
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Very Good
ISBN
9780192547064
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$28.00

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London: Oxford University Press, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The 1975 edition with further revisions by Brian Southam; first published in 1954, reprinted in 1958, with revsions 1963, 1965, all edited by R. W. Chapman; further revisions by B. C. Southam 1969, 1972, and 1975. Includes Chapman's preface of 1953, and Southam's of 1967. 12mo, green cloth with… Read more
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cover of Plots and Characters in the Fiction of Jane Austen, the Brontës, and George Eliot.

Plots and Characters in the Fiction of Jane Austen, the Brontës, and George Eliot.

by John Halperin, and Janet Kunert

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780208014603
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$13.00

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Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1976. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 1st edition, 8vo, gray cloth, 282 pages, 80 of which is a glossary of characters in all the books discussed. Condition: VERY GOOD / no jacket: light rubbing to extremities and bottom edges. Archon's "Plots and Characters series" covering various titles by Austen, Eliot and the three… Read more
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cover of The Rivals and The School for Scandal: Two Comedies

The Rivals and The School for Scandal: Two Comedies

by Richard Brinsely Sheridan

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Near Fine
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London: Curwen Press for the Heritage Press of New York. Hardcover. Near Fine. Rene Ben Sussan. With introductory notes by John Mason Brown and Carl Van Doren and Illustrations by René Ben Sussan. No date noted, but circa 1956. Large 8vo, decorated cloth, red spine label, glassine wrapper (just a portion of the rear panel remains), slipcase, 333… Read more
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cover of A Tale of the House of the Wolfings and all the Kindreds of the Mark Written in Prose and in Verse by William Morris

A Tale of the House of the Wolfings and all the Kindreds of the Mark Written in Prose and in Verse by William Morris

by William Morris

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$303.00

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London: Chiswick Press / Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. William Morris. A Tale of the House of the Wolfings and all the Kindreds of the Mark Written in Prose and in Verse by William Morris. London: Chiswick Press / Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden… Read more
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cover of Makers of Modern American Fiction ( Women ); The Mentor, Vol. 7, No. 13 August 15, 1919, Serial no. 185.

Makers of Modern American Fiction ( Women ); The Mentor, Vol. 7, No. 13 August 15, 1919, Serial no. 185.

by Arthur B. Maurice

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1919
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Very Good
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New York: Mentor Association, 1919. Soft cover. Very Good. From The Mentor's Department of Literature, Volume 7, Number 13, August 15, 1919, Serial No. 185. Large 8vo, stapled wraps, 12 pages, six photogravures laid-in. Condition is VERY GOOD: light edgewear around paper covers and spine, internally clean and tight with all six gravures present and in excellent condition.… Read more
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Men and Manners of the Eighteenth Century.

by Susan Hale

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Published
1898
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Chautauqua-Century Press, 1898. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Susan Hale. Men and Manners of the Eighteenth Century. New York: Chautauqua-Century Press, 1898 / Meadville, PA: Flood and Vincent, 1898. 1st thus ed. 12mo, green cloth with black decoration, gilt titles on spine, 326 pages, index. Condition: VERY GOOD+ / no jacket: slight rubbing… Read more
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cover of Hard not to be King.

Hard not to be King.

by Robert Frost

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Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$403.00

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New York: House of Books, Ltd., 1951. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Robert Frost. Hard not to be King. New York: House of Books, 1951. 1st edition limited to 300 numbered copies Signed by the Author: this is number 73, and signed by Frost. A crown octavo, blue cloth… Read more
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cover of Kate Greenaway's Birthday Book. With verses by Mrs. Sale Barker

Kate Greenaway's Birthday Book. With verses by Mrs. Sale Barker

by Kate Greenaway; Mrs. Sale Barker

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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London / New York: Frederick Warne, 1975. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall. Kate Greenaway's Birthday Book. With verses by Mrs. Sale Barker. London / New York: Frederick Warne, no date [circa 1970s]. Printed in Great Britain. Description: 32mo, beige cloth,126 pages (only the pages with verses are numbered, not the opposite blank… Read more
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cover of Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs. Hemans [ Felicia Hemans ], by Her Sister.

Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs. Hemans [ Felicia Hemans ], by Her Sister.

by Harriet Hughes.

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Published
1840
Condition
Collectible; VG-
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$38.00

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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1840. Hardcover. Collectible; VG-. Later printing, 12mo, original brownish publisher's cloth with paper spine label, 336 pages, 6 pages publisher ads. Condition: VERY GOOD- : cover wear (staining, fading, slight rippling to rear board cloth), faint foxing to endpapers, three owner names to front endpaper, internally clean and tight. Hemans (1793-1835), born Felicia… Read more
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The Novels of Mrs. Aphra Behn.

by Behn, Aphra; Ernest A. Baker, Introd.

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Published
1905
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G+
Edition
First paperback edition
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London: George Routledge, 1905. First paperback edition . Hardcover. G+. No additional printings noted. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt titles, top edge gilt, 380 pages, xxxvii - introduction by Ernest A. Baker. Condition: GOOD+ / no jacket: fading to the black at edges and spine, rubbing to extremities with 1" tear to top spine gutter,… Read more
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cover of The Spectator, Volume the Fifth [ No. 322, March 10, 1712 - No. 394, June 2, 1712. ]

The Spectator, Volume the Fifth [ No. 322, March 10, 1712 - No. 394, June 2, 1712. ]

by The Spectator.

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Published
1767
Condition
Collecitble, VG-
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London: Printed for J. and R. Tonson in the Strand, 1767. Hardcover. Collecitble, VG-. 16mo, full calf with 6 raised bands, red spine label, 301 p., [12] (index), frontis engraving. Dedication to the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Wharton. Condition is VERY GOOD-: boards are slightly loose, textblock is tight; head and tail chipped, corners rubbed, all edges… Read more
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Woman's Fiction: A Guide to Novels by and about Women in America, 1820-1870

by Baym, Nina

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Published
1978
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780801411281
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$18.00

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Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1978. First Edition . Hardcover. VG+/VG+. 1st edition, 8vo, gray cloth, 320 pages, bibliographies.VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD+ jacket: slight spotting to top page edge, otherwise appears unread; jacket has very light edgewear, toning to spine.
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cover of The School For Scandal:  a Comedy.

The School For Scandal: a Comedy.

by Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

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Published
1934
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Collectible, VG+`
Edition
Limited/Numbered
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$78.00

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Oxford, Uk: Oxford, Printed For Members of the The Limited Editions Club, 1934. Limited/Numbered . Hardcover. Collectible, VG+`. Rene Ben Sussan. With an introduction by Carl Van Doren and hand-coloured etchings by Rene Ben Sussan. Limited edition of 1500 copies [this is number 601], designed by Francis Meynell and printed under his supervision at the Oxford University… Read more
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A Wollstonecraft Anthology

by Wollstonecraft, Mary; Janet Todd [editor]

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Published
1990
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VG-
Edition
First paperback edition
ISBN
9780231072519
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$9.50

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NY: Columbia University Press, 1990. First paperback edition . Soft cover. VG-. 0231072511 1st paperback edition [number line], 8vo, 269 pages, bw/ illustrations, bibliography. VERY GOOD- : slight edgewear, some scattered underlinings to the "Vindication ..Women" chapter, otherwise a great clean and tight working copy.
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Jana Eyrova [ Jane Eyre ]

by Bronteova, Charlotte [ Charlotte Bronte ]

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Published
1957
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VG+/G-
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$33.00

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Praha [ Prague ]: Lmada fronta, 1957. Hardcover. VG+/G-. Paul Hogarth.. Czech text [ prelozila Jarmilla Fastrova], 8 vo, tan linen cloth with green and black illustrations and titles, 570 pages, b/w full-page illustrations by Paul Hogarth, ribbon bookmark. VERY GOOD+ book / GOOD- jacket: book has faint spotting to bottom and fore edges,… Read more
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