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Snoopy's Guide to the Writing Life

by Conrad, Barnaby & Schultz, Monte (edited by)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781582973234
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$9.00

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Cincinnati, OH: Writer's Digest Books, 2002 188 pages. . Paperback. Near Fine. 9 1/4 x 6 3/4".
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On Literature

by Eco, Umberto

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780156032392
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$6.00

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New York: Harcourt, 2002 A collection of essays and adresses delivered over the course of his illustrious career: Paradiso, Communist Manifesto, Borges and more. ink mark on foot of page, otherwise Fine condition.. Paer. Near Fine. 8 1/4 x 8 ".
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My Poor Elephant 17 Male Writers at Work

by Shelnutt, Eve (editor)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1992
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As New
ISBN
9781563520280
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$8.00

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Atlanda GA: Longstreet Press, 1992 416 pages. Essays written by these men on why they chose the writing career (poetry, novels, and nonfiction).. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ''.
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Leo Tolstoy

by Milivojevic, Dragan

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
East European Monographs, No. DXVIII
ISBN
9780880334167
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$10.00

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Boulder: East European Monographs, 1998 Different aspects of Tolstoy's interest and involvement in Oriental religions: Buddhism, Hinduisms, Taoism, and Chinese teaching of all-embracing love by Mi-Ti. Milivojevic, Vitas Dukas, Glenn Sandstrom, Harry Hill Walsh, Nathan Carr, and A. Syrkin, each have comments. 182 pages.. East European Monographs, No. DXVIII. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 5 1/2 x 8… Read more
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Now and Then

by Buechner, Frederick

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780060611828
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$9.00

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New York, NY: HarperOne, 1991 112 pages. . Paperback. Near Fine. 5 1/4 x 8".
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Essays on Nature and Culture

by Mabie, Hamilton Wright

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1901
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Good +
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$8.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1901 326 pages. "Culture is...the thrill of the lives of the dead, the charging the nerves of the body and powers of the spirit..." Name inked on free front endpage, label glued to inside front cover, neat underlining throughout.. Hard Cover. Good +/No Dust Jackat. 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 ".
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Italian Literature Roots and Branches

by Rimanelli, Giose & Atchity, K. J. (editors)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780300018851
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$15.00

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New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 1976 Students of Provencal, Italian, and comparative literature will find this book filled with original and useful insights. Top and long edges of pages foxed, DJspine sun-faded, with foxing in rear panel. 455 pages.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 ".
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Dickens and the Scandalmongers Essays in Criticism

by Wagenknecht, Edward

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1968
Condition
As New
Edition
2nd Printing
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$9.00

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Norman OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968 Refutes the suggestion by a literary critic that Charles Dickens kept a mistress late in life. 162 pages.. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket. 6 x 8 3/4 ".
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Selected Writings

by Appolinaire, Guillaume

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
NDP 310
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$9.00

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New York: New Directions, 1972 Bilingual illustrated edition (with French and English on facing pages). Begins with a comprehensive introduction by the translator, Roger Shattuck. The next section is devoted to Appolinaire's poetry; the third section contains his "L'esprit Nouveau et les Poetes", "Introduction to Baudelaire and Oneirocritiscism", and 2 stories. 273 pages. NDP 310. Paperback. Very Good +.… Read more
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Cold War Poetry

by Brunner, Edward

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2001
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As New
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$20.00

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Urbana IL: University of Illinois Press, 2001 Brilliantly decoding the politics embedded in the poetry of an ostensibly apolitical time, Brunner's work provides a powerful re-reading of a pivotal decade. 300 pages, DJ in mylar sleeve.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ".
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Essays By Divers Hands...

by Wallis, N. Hardy

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1960
Condition
Good +
Edition
New Series Vol. XXX
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$8.00

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London: Oxford University Press, 1960 "...being the transactions of the Royal Society of Literature." Articles on nature writing, George Du Maurier, Supernatural in Russian Lit, Kipling and the Vermont Feud..." 159 pages, Text Block near fine, the usual markings, stamps, call number on spine, DJ inner flaps taped to pastedowns.. New Series Vol. XXX. Hard Cover. Good +/Good. 5 3/4… Read more
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Exploring Lost Borders Critical Essays on Mary Austin

by Graulich, Melody & Klimasmith, E. (editors)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1999
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780874173352
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$35.00

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Reno & Las Vegas NV: University of Nevada Press, 1999 The first book-length collection of essays on her work. 311 pages. DJ in mylar sleeve.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ''.
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The Last Adevnturer The Life of Talbot Munday 1879 - 1940

by Ellis, Peter Berresford

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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West Kingston RI: Donald M. Grant Publisher, Inc., 1984 279 pages. A biography of the life of the best-selling adventure fiction writer, Talbut Mundy. Dust jacket in mylar protector. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. 7 1/4 x 10 1/4".
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Alfred Tennyson

by Lang, Andrew

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1901
Condition
Very Good +
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$12.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1901 Andrew Lang here gives his own opinion of Tennyson's poems, in this brief sketch of the poet. 229 pages, green cloth covers, long and foot edges deckled. Previous owner's bookplate attached to front pastedown, corners and spine ends slightly rubbed. . Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 5 1/2 x 7… Read more
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Anna Akhmatova Poet and Prophet

by Reeder, Roberta

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9780312134297
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$12.00

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New York: Picador, 1995 619 pages. An excelent biography of this poet, andalso gives a vivid picture of the Russian intelligentsia throughout the twilight of Imperial Russia and the communist regime through the 1960s. Cover corners slightly bumped, label on rear cover.. Paperback. Very Good +. 6 x 9 1/4 ".
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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

by de Quincey, Thomas

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Three Sirens Press, 1932 b/w plates by L. Chaves, 228 pages, some uncut. Brown cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, long page edge deckled.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Chaves, Laurence W.. 6 1/4 x 9 3/4 ".
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Hugh Walpole

by Hart-Davis, Rupert

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780750914918
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$10.00

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UK: Sutton, 1997 Walpole's work as a novelist brought him into contact with Henry James, Joseph Conrad and John Buchan; he also frequently visited America (Hollywood). 503 pages.. Paperback. Near Fine. 5 1/4 x 8 1/2 ".
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Return to Chesterton

by Ward, Maisie

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good +
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$15.00

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London: Sheed & Ward, 1952 This book is made up chiefly of unpublished letters, verses, and jeux d'esprit of Chesterton's, of many who knew him, fresh stories and more. 276 pages, b/w plates throughout. 276 pages.. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ".
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The Gift Imagination and The Erotic Life of Property

by Hyde, Lewis

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780394715193
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$10.00

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New York: Vintage Books, 1983 327 pages. Personal message inked in pen on first page. . Paperback. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4".
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Left Hand, Right Hand

by Sitwell, Osbert Sir

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$10.00

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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1949 327 pages.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 5 1/2 x 8 3/4".
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