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Oeuvres Completes

by Rimbaud, Arthur; Reneville, Rolland de; Mouquet, Jules (editors)

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1963
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Fine
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Paris, France: Gallimard, 1963. This is a French edition (with all text in French) of the complete works of Arthur Rimbaud, 923 pages (black leather covers with gold lettering on spine; white dust jacket with red & black lettering, portrait of Rimbaud on the front, enclosed in clear mylar cover; a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly perfect condition; in… Read more
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Chinese Tales: Zhuangzi : Sayings and Parables and Chinese Ghost and Love Stories

by Buber, Martin; Page, Alex (translator)

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Published
1991
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Fine
ISBN
9780391036987
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Atlantic Highland, NJ, U.S.A.: Humanities Press International, 1991. First published individually in German in 1910 and 1911 by Martin Buber, this book includes two famous Chinese classics; the first, Zhuangzi, is followed by an essay by Buber in which he provides a summary of Daoistic teachings; the selections from Zhuangzi he included were intended to illustrate the ideas set forth… Read more
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The Collected Writings Zelda Fitzgerald

by Fitzgerald, Zelda; Bruccoli, Matthew J. (editor)

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Published
1991
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780684192970
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1991. This volume of the collected writings of Zelda Fitzgerald includes a novel, a play, 11 short stories, articles, and letters;also includes a preface by the editor and an introduction by the novelist Mary Gordon (black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine & yellow paper-covered boards; pictorial dust jacket with photo… Read more
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Welles Anthology: Ms. Rawlinson C. 813 : A Critical Edition (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, V. 75)

by Jansen, Sharon L. & Jordan, Kathleen H. (editors)

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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9780866980852
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Binghamton, NY, U.S.A.: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1991. This is a scholarly edition of The Rawlinson C. 813 manuscript, held by the Bodleian Library of Oxford University, which is one of the few large collections of Middle English secular lyrics that now survive; it consists of two separate 16th century compilations owned by Humphrey Welles, who was connected… Read more
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Chinese Lyricism: Shih Poetry from the Second to the Twelfth Century

by Watson, Burton (translator)

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780231034647
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Columbia University Press, 1971. In the period from the 2nd to the 12th century, lyric poetry became the best known and most characteristic of Chinese poetic forms; this volume includes translations of about 200 poems, illustrating the most important formal, stylistic, and thematic developments in the growth of lyric poetry; an introduction explains some of… Read more
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Shakespeare's Personality

by Holland, Norman; Homan, Sidney; Paris, Bernard J. (editors)

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Published
1989
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As New
ISBN
9780520063174
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Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.: University of California Press, 1989. The essays in this volume examine Shakespeare from a variety of perspectives based on contemporary psychoanalysis (maroon covers with gold lettering on spine; black pictorial dust jacket with white lettering, portrait of Shakespeare on the front; a bright, clean, tight copy). Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Privately Printed A six-volume set in blue textured cloth with gold lettering on the front cover and on a black spine label, privately printed for subscribers only, with no date or place of publication, limited to 500 sets on Louvain laid antique paper; on the half-title page is printed "The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, the rare unabridged London… Read more
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Journey Into Northern Pennsylvania and the State of New York

by Crevecoeur, Michel-Guillaume St. Jean De; Bostelmann, Clarissa Spencer (translator)

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Published
1964
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Very Good
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Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.: University of Michigan Press, 1964. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Better known for his Letters from an American Farmer, Crevecoeur published this account of an imaginary journey through Pennsylvania and New York, describing a cultured, agrarian utopia, in 1801, a decade after his return to France, in order to recapture as well as capitalize… Read more
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