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cover of John Masefield

John Masefield

by Spark, Muriel

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Published
1953
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Good
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London: Peter Nevill, 1953. Creasing and small tears to top edge of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends of buff-coloured boards, a previous owner's name and date (January 1961) on f/ep, some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a not too bad, tight copy of this hard-cover book, an early, non-fiction, work by the author, best-known for her many… Read more
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cover of The Novels of Thomas Love Peacock

The Novels of Thomas Love Peacock

by Peacock, Thomas Love; & Garnett, David (editor)

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Published
1948
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Good
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$25.09

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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1948. Creasing and some tears to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, with some bits missing from same at spine ends and at top edge, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of red boards, some yellowing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Contains all seven of the mid-nineteenth century… Read more
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cover of Christmas Stories

Christmas Stories

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1927
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Good
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London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1927. Blue leather binding. No dustwrapper, slight bumping, and the tiniest bit of wear to corners and spine ends of blue leather-covered boards, some fading to spine but gilt titles thereon are still bright, slight yellowing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy. Contains shorter stories by the author, originally… Read more
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cover of Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1927
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Good
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London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1927. Blue leather binding. No dustwrapper, slight bumping, and the tiniest bit of wear to corners and spine ends of blue leather-covered boards, some fading to spine but gilt titles thereon are still bright, slight yellowing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy. Introduction by Charles Dickens (the younger). … Read more
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cover of David Copperfield

David Copperfield

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1927
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Good
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London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1927. Blue leather binding. No dustwrapper, slight bumping, and the tiniest bit of wear to corners and spine ends of blue leather-covered boards, some fading to spine but gilt titles thereon are still bright, slight yellowing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy. Introduction by Charles Dickens (the younger). … Read more
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cover of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

by Dickens, Charles

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Published
1925
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Good
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London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1925. Blue leather binding. No dustwrapper, slight bumping, and the tiniest bit of wear to corners and spine ends of blue leather-covered boards, some fading to spine but gilt titles thereon are still bright, slight yellowing to outer pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy. The author's final, unfinished novel. Introduction… Read more
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cover of Frankenstein: or, the Modern Prometheus

Frankenstein: or, the Modern Prometheus

by Shelley, Mary

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Published
1999
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Good
ISBN
9781551113081
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$5.64

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1999. Original owner's name and date (2011) inside front cover, quite a lot of pencil notes and underlining in the introduction, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of ths soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the text of the 1818 edition of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" , along with… Read more
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cover of Emmeline: The Orphan of the Castle

Emmeline: The Orphan of the Castle

by Smith, Charlotte

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Published
2003
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Good
ISBN
9781551113593
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$21.32

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2003. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, some pencil notes and underlining to the introduction, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the author's first novel "Emmeline: the Orphan of the Castle" which… Read more
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cover of Desmond

Desmond

by Smith, Charlotte

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Published
2001
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781551112749
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$10.66

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2001. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the author's 1792 epistolatory novel "Desmond", along with other contemporary late eighteenth century material, edited and with an introduction by… Read more
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cover of The History of Sir George Ellison

The History of Sir George Ellison

by Scott, Sarah

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Published
1996
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Good
ISBN
9780813108490
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$10.04

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Lexington, Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky, 1996. Very slight scuffing to corners of cover, some pencil notes and underlining in the introduction, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Eighteenth Century Novels by Women" series, this contains the text of the 1766 novel "The History of George Ellison" by Sarah Scott,… Read more
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cover of Walsingham: or, the Pupil of Nature

Walsingham: or, the Pupil of Nature

by Robinson, Mary

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Published
2003
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781551112992
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$11.29

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2003. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, some pencil notes and underlining in the introduction, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the text of the author's 1798 novel "Walsingham: or, the Pupil of… Read more
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cover of Secresy: or, the Ruin on the Rock

Secresy: or, the Ruin on the Rock

by Fenwick, Eliza

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Published
1998
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Good
ISBN
9781551112169
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$11.29

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1998. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the text of the author's 1795 novel "Secresy: or, the Ruin on the Rock" along with introduction and appendices… Read more
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cover of The Old Manor House

The Old Manor House

by Smith, Charlotte

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Published
2005
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Good
ISBN
9781551112138
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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2005. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the author's 1784 novel "The Old Manor House", along with contemporary late eighteenth century reviews, edited and with an introduction… Read more
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cover of A Descripton of Millenium Hall

A Descripton of Millenium Hall

by Scott, Sarah

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Published
2001
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781551110158
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$6.27

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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2001. Very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, quite a lot of pencil notes and underlining, mainly to the introduction, but otherwise a not too bad, tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Broadview Literary Texts" series, this contains the text of the author's 1762… Read more
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cover of Reading Daughters' Fictions 1709-1834: Novels and Society from Manley to Edgeworth

Reading Daughters' Fictions 1709-1834: Novels and Society from Manley to Edgeworth

by Gonda, Caroline

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780521023849
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. A good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine or covers, of this soft-cover book. Deals with the father-daughter relationship as depicted in eighteenth and early nineteenth English novels. Originally published in hardback in 1996 as part of the publisher's "Cambridge Studies in Romanticism", this is a later, print-on-demand, paperback copy.… Read more
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cover of Romantic Sociability: Social Networks and Literary Culture in Britain 1770-1840

Romantic Sociability: Social Networks and Literary Culture in Britain 1770-1840

by Russell, Gillian; & Tuite, Clara (editors)

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Published
2006
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Very Good
ISBN
9780521026093
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Some pencil markng and underlining in the text, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine or covers, of this soft-cover book. A collection of eleven pieces by different authors on the notion of "sociability" in English radical culture during the Romantic period (late eighteenth- early nineteenth centuries). … Read more
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cover of Curiosity and the Aesthetics of Travel Writing 1770-1840

Curiosity and the Aesthetics of Travel Writing 1770-1840

by Leask, Nigel

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Published
2008
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Very Good
ISBN
9780199269303
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London: Oxford University Press, 2008. A few pencil markings in the text, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine or cover, of this soft-cover book. Originally published in 2002, this is a later, print-on-demand, copy. Looks at travel writing in the late eighteenth and early ninteenth centuries, particularly at accounts of Egypt,… Read more
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cover of The Saga of the People of Laxardal and Bolli Bollason's Tale

The Saga of the People of Laxardal and Bolli Bollason's Tale

by Kunz, Keneva (translator)

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Published
2008
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Good
ISBN
9780140447750
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$5.02

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London: Penguin Books, 2008. Some minor scuffing to spine ends and to edges of cover, a previous owner's name and date (2015) inside front cover, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this soft-cover book. Contains an English translation of the Icelandic Saga of the People of Laxardal (also found as Laxdaela or Laxdale Saga) along with the… Read more
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cover of Mary Wollstonecraft and the Feminist Imagination

Mary Wollstonecraft and the Feminist Imagination

by Taylor, Barbara

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Published
2004
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Very Good
ISBN
9780521004176
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$11.29

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Original owner's name and date (2006) inside front cover, some pencil notes and underlinings in the text, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine or covers, of this soft-cover book, part of the publisher's "Cambridge Studies in Romanticism" series. Looks at Mary Woolstonecraft, author of the 1792 "A… Read more
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cover of A Passionate Sisterhood: The Sisters, Wives and Daughters of the Lake Poets

A Passionate Sisterhood: The Sisters, Wives and Daughters of the Lake Poets

by Jones, Kathleen

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Published
2000
Condition
Good
Edition
First US Edition
ISBN
9780312227319
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$6.27

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New York: St Martins Press, 2000. Some creasing and scuffing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends of blue boards, a couple of pencil notes in the text, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Deals with the women in the lives of the three "Lake Poets", including Wordsworth's wife Mary, his sister… Read more
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