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English Writers and Venice 1350-1950 (Scrittori Inglesi e Venezia)
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English Writers and Venice 1350-1950 (Scrittori Inglesi e Venezia)

By Battilana, Marilla

La Stamperia Di Venezia Editrice, 1981. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. English text and Italian translation printed side-by-side. Translated into Italian by Dario Calimani. Authors include William Shakespeare, Joseph Addison, Oliver Goldsmith, Ann Radcliffe, William Wordsworth, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Charles Dickens, John Ruskin, Walter Pter, David Herbert Lawrence, Sir Richard Guylforde, Richard Torkington, Roger Ascham, Thomas Coryat, Daniel Defoe, Samuel Sharp, William Beckford, and others. 198p. Dust jacket over paperback.

$12.00

The Cambridge Companion to Dante (Cambridge Companions to Literature)
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The Cambridge Companion to Dante (Cambridge Companions to Literature)

By Jacoff, Rachel (Editor)

Cambridge University Press, 2006. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Introduction to Dante. Fifteen specially-commissioned essays by distinguished scholars provide background information and up-to-date critical perspectives on Dante's life and work, focusing on areas of central importance. Three essays introduce the three canticles of the Divine Comedy, and others explore the literary, intellectual and historical background to Dante's writings, his other works and his reception in the commentary tradition and in literature in English. The book also includes a chronological table and suggestions for further reading. 270p. Index.

$14.00

Proust
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Proust

By Shattuck, Roger

Fontana Modern Masters, 1974. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Some age tanning on pages. Small label on back. 188p.

$12.00

Mark Twain and the Russians: An Exchange of Views
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Mark Twain and the Russians: An Exchange of Views

By Neider, Charles

Hill and Wang, 1960. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Age tanned cover. Presents the the exchange of letters between Yan Bereznitsky and Twain biographer Charles Neider about Bereznitsky's accusation that Neider had omitted Mark Twain's caustic observations on American social and political life from his book. 32p.

$12.00

The Presence of the Present: Topics of the Day in the Victorian Novel
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The Presence of the Present: Topics of the Day in the Victorian Novel

By Altick, Richard D

Ohio State University Press, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Describes how nineteenth-century English novelists used details of everyday life and the common knowledge of their day in their works, derived from about 150 novels. Black and white illustrations in text. Two appendices, endnotes, index. 854p.

$35.00

Thomas Mann: Artisan and Partisan in Troubled Times
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Thomas Mann: Artisan and Partisan in Troubled Times

By Berendsohn, Walter A

University of Alabama Press, 1975. Paperback. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with some edge wear and age tanning. Translated by George C. Buck. Classic study of Mann's artistic achievement and the conflict in his public life. Bibliography. Index of Mann's work. Index of names. 261p. Measures 5.75x8.75 inches.

$20.00

George Eliot and the Visual Arts
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George Eliot and the Visual Arts

By Witemeyer, Hugh

Yale University Press, 1979. Paperback. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Some age tanning on end pages. Drawing on letters, journals, essays, and fiction, Witemeyer reconstructs her knowledge of art and her tastes in painting and sculpture. 238p. Measures 5.75x8.5 inches.

$12.00

My Venice
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My Venice

By Brodkey, Harold

Metropolitan Books, 1998. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. First American edition. Eleven black-and-white portraits by the legendary Italian photographer Giuseppe Bruno. 115p. Measures 5.25x7.75 inches. Harold Brodkey's (1930-1996) portrait of his most beloved city combines passages from several of Brodkey's great works with previously unpublished notes and essays.

$12.00

The Charleston Magazine (Autumn/Spring 1993/4, Issue 8)
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The Charleston Magazine (Autumn/Spring 1993/4, Issue 8)

By Spalding, Frances (editor)

Charleston Trust, 1994. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. This journal is targeted to people interested in Virginia Woolf and Bloomsbury. Articles in this issue include "With Duncan Grant in Tangier" by Paul Roche, "Edward Sackville West" by Michael De-la-Noy, and more. 56p.

$25.00

The Charleston Magazine (Autumn/Winter, 1994, Issue 10)
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The Charleston Magazine (Autumn/Winter, 1994, Issue 10)

By Spalding, Frances (editor)

Charleston Trust, 1994. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. This journal is targeted to people interested in Virginia Woolf and Bloomsbury. Articles in this issue include "I Tatti: A Question of Labels" by Duncan Grant, "Ann Akhmatova and Boris Anrep" by Annabel Farjeon, four previously unpublished letters by Virginia Woolf to Vita Sackville-West (introduced by Joanne Tratumann Banks), and more.

$25.00

The Charleston Magazine (Spring,Summer 1995, No. 9)
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The Charleston Magazine (Spring,Summer 1995, No. 9)

By Spalding, Frances (editor)

Charleston Trust, 1995. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. Journal is targeted to people interested in Virginia Woolf and Bloomsbury. Articles in this issue include "Virginia Woolf JMK: A Biographical Fantasy" introduced by SP Rosenbaum, "The Sitwells and the Arts of the 1920s and 1930s at the National Portrait Gzllery, London" by Richard Shone, "Sitwells and Bloomsberries" by Frances Partridge, "Dimbola: Julia Margaret Cameron at Freshwater" by Virginia Nicholson, and more.

$25.00

Eighteenth Century Life (Volume 21, February 1997)
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Eighteenth Century Life (Volume 21, February 1997)

By MacCubbbin, Robert P. (editor)

Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Forum on Literature, Aesthetics and Canonicity in the 18th Century" by Richard Terry with responses from Thomas P. Miller and Clifford Siskin. Contributors include Terence Bowers, Jacqueline LeBlanc, T.G.A. Nelson, Donald T. Siebert. 139p. Measures 6x9 inches.

$12.00

Matthew Arnold and the Celtic Revival
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Matthew Arnold and the Celtic Revival

By Kelleher, John V

University of Chicago, 1971. Booklet. Very Good. Unmarked offprint from the Perspectives of Criticism, Harvard University Press, 1950. pp.197-221. Bibliographic references. Measures 6x9 inches. Matthew Arnold (1822-1888) was a British poet and cultural critic.

$12.00

Mark Twain in Hartford
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Mark Twain in Hartford

By Mark Twain Memorial

Mark Twain Memorial, 1974. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. A few dings on back cover. This booklet is illustrated in black and white throughout. 36p. Measures 7 inches square. Chronology of Twain's (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) life. The Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, Connecticut, was the home of Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Mark Twain) and his family from 1874 to 1891. It was designed by Edward Tuckerman Potter and built in the American High Gothic style. Third edition.

$12.00

Chaucer and the French Poet Graunson
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Chaucer and the French Poet Graunson

By Braddy, Haldeen

Kennikat Press, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. 100p. A detailed examination of the career of Sir Oton de Graunson and his influence on the poetry of Chaucer. Graunson was a minor poet from France who twice sojourned for long periods in medieval London.

$12.00

Jane Austen (Pitkin Guides)
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Jane Austen (Pitkin Guides)

By Lucas, Victor

Pitkin Guides, 1998. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated in color throughout. Covers family background, growing up, the novels, her letters, and more. 22p. Jane Austen (1775-1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.

$12.00

The Sculptured Scenes from Shakespeare: A Description of John Gregory's Marble Reliefs
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The Sculptured Scenes from Shakespeare: A Description of John Gregory's Marble Reliefs

By Hard, Frederick

Folger Shakespeare Library, 1959. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Sun lines around the edges. Hand-written letter from Mrs. Betty Hard (his wife) inside. Letter is on The President's House, Scripps College Campus, Claremont, California stationary. The exterior of the Folger Shakespeare Library is clad in white Georgia marble and ornamented with Shakespeare bas-reliefs by the New York sculptor John Gregory (1879

$12.00

Shakespeare and the Critics' Debate
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Shakespeare and the Critics' Debate

By Powell, Raymond

Macmillan, 1980. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Sets out to make sense of Shakespeare's critics. Examines Love's Labour's Lost, Henry IV, The Tempest, The Merchant of Venice, Henry V, Measure for Measure and Coriolanus. Notes and References. Index. 167p.

$14.00

The Cultural Theory of Matthew Arnold
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The Cultural Theory of Matthew Arnold

By Carroll, Joseph

University of California Press, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Index. Topics include aesthetics, poetry, Lessing , Goethe, Heine, etc. 275p. Matthew Arnold (1822-1888) was a British poet and cultural critic.

$12.00

Alternation: Journal of the Centre for the Study of Southern African Literature and Language (Vol 5, No. 2, 1998)
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Alternation: Journal of the Centre for the Study of Southern African Literature and Language (Vol 5, No. 2, 1998)

By Centre for the Study of Southern African Literature and Language

Centre for the Study of Southern African Literature and Language (CSSALL), 1998. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Contributors include Johannes A. Smit, Graham Stewart, James Ogude, and others. 321p.

$18.00

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