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Regard Sur Le Malfaiteur

by Dominique Arban

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Journobooks
Published
1956
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Paris: Librarie Plon, 1956. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Critique of Julien Green's Malfaiteur by Arban, distributed in an edition of 2,000 to bookshops (of which this is no.1,157) to coincide with its publication. Stock and card covers a little toned, but otherwise all in VG order. 12mo.… Read more
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THE SAVAGE PILGRIMAGE A Narrative Of D H Lawrence

by Catherine Carswell

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Journobooks
Published
1951
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd Edition 2nd Printing
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£6.73

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1951. 2nd Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 1951 reprint of 1932 revised edition and regarded by many Lawrence watchers at the time as the best account of the man and his life. Stock toned and some spotting to block edge but in general good order. Blue cloth a little faded/dulled to edges.… Read more
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SHELLEY His Thought And Work

by Desmond King-Hele

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Journobooks
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1960. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. All in VG internal order bar a little marking to edge of block. Smart blue cloth lightly shelfworn. Unclipped d/j worn and faded. 8vo. 390pp
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On Reading Poetry

by Aubrey de Selincourt

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Journobooks
Published
1952
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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£16.14

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London: Phoenix House, 1952. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair/Fair. 12mo. Quite heavily spotted top block edge, less so to text. Otherwise in good order. Red cloth a little faded to edges. D/j worn to edges with some loss. 12mo. 71pp
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LANDFALL A New Zealand Quarterly - Volume Seven Number One (Number Twenty-Five) - March 1953

by Charles Brasch (ed.)

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Journobooks
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Christchurch: The Caxton Press, 1953. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. New Zealand literary quarterly featuring contributions from a wide range of writers (see photo). All in VG internal order. Very light foxing in places. Corners a little bumped and dog-eared. Covers still bright, spine a little discoloured. 8vo. 88pp
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THE TRUEST POETRY An Essay On The Question What Is Literature?

by Laurence Lerner

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Journobooks
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1960. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. A little foxing to early pages buy otherwise in good order throughout. Blue boards lightly marked and faded to edges. Unclipped but heavily faded d/j worn and marked. 8vo. 221pp
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Baudelaire

by Jean-Paul Sartre

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Journobooks
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Horizon, 1949. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/no d/j. 8vo. A little light spotting but in general good order for this highly regarded translation by Martin Turnell. Green cloth rather marked and heavily faded to top and spine. 8vo. 185pp
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CHILDREN AT WAR From The First World War To The Gulf

by Kate Agnew; Geoff Fox

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Journobooks
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780826448484
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£6.73

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London: Continuum, 2001. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/no d/j. 8vo. Study of children's literature. VG condition throughout. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 194pp
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TWELFTH NIGHT A Personal View [SIGNED]

by Roy Fuller

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Journobooks
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£53.80

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Edinburgh: The Tragara Press, 1985. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. No 8 of 25 signed copies printed on Brigadoon paper, from the edition of 135. Bookplate of poet Ann Ridler to inner flap. In VG order throughout. Plain card covers with VG decorative wrap around. This oversized and… Read more
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OWLS AND ARTIFICERS Oxford Lectures On Poetry [SIGNED]

by Roy Fuller

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Journobooks
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780233962603
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£53.80

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London: Andre Deutsch, 1971. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Six lectures given by Fuller when Professor Of Poetry at Oxford University and signed by him to fep. In VG order throughout. Bookplate of poet Ann Ridler to front pastedown. Smart red cloth boards with bright silver titling to spine,… Read more
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R F G HOLLETT & SON Occasional List 108 Modern First Editions and Literary Criticism

by

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Journobooks
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
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£10.09

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Sedbergh: R F G Hollett & Son, 1997. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. All in VG internal order, clean, crisp and bright. Minor pencil notations. Light wear to pictorial covers. One of many Hollett catalogues listed. 8vo.40pp.
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Essayism

by Brian Dillon

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Journobooks
Published
2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781910695418
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London: Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2017. First . Soft cover. Near Fine/no dj. 12mo. Near-fine order throughout. Stiff card covers. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 12mo. 152pp.
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Lighting A Candle

by Kathleen Raine and Temenos

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Journobooks
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780955193415
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£20.18

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London: The Temenos Academy, 2008. First . Soft cover. Very Good/no dj. 8vo. Numerous pieces in appreciation of the life and work of Kathleen Raine. In VG, clean, crisp and bright order throughout. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 223pp
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Essays

by Leigh Hunt (Arthur Symons ed)

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Journobooks
Published
1887
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Walter Scott, 1887. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. All in good order. Rough-cut pages toned to edges wit very occasional foxing. Dark blue boards worn and bumped. Rems of paper label to spine. 12mo. 314pp
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Studi Sul Romanticismo Inglese [inc. ALS]

by Federico Olivero

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Journobooks
Published
1914
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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Bari: Gius. Laterza e Figli, 1914. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Blake, Poe, Moore, Yeats and others analysed. Italian language. Pages toned with occasional spotting. Card covers worn and marked. Paper repair to spine, some looseness but all holding. A reading copy only. 8vo. 335pp. Handwritten postcard from… Read more
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English Literature During The Last Half-Century

by J W Cunliffe

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Journobooks
Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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£6.73

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1924. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Stock a little toned, but otherwise in good internal order. Front endpaper has stamp of Roxbury High School and pastedown shows City Of Boston School Committee label, but no evidence of use by pupils. Blue cloth lightly marked and… Read more
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image of THE SCOTTISH HISTORICAL LIBRARY : CONTAINING A Short View And Character Of most of the WRITERS, Records, Registers, Law-Books, etc.Which may be Serviceable To The Undertakers of a General History of Scotland, Down to the Union of the Two Kingdoms in K. James the VI

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London: T Childe, 1702. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Toning to letterpress and occasional foxing, but in generally good internal order. Reference library plate to front pastedown but no other library marks apart from no. to spine. Front board detached, thus a suitable candidate for rebinding, this reflected in price.… Read more
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Landscape into Literature : A Writers' Anthology

by Kay Dunbar (ed)

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Journobooks
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781903998557
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Totnes: Green Books, 2005. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Would be VG throughout, but title page has been removed, thus a reading copy. (And a good read at that). This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 160pp
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W. E. Henley

by John Connell

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Journobooks
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£23.54

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London: Constable, 1949. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Well written and illustrated biography published for Henley's centenary. In VG order throughout. Smart dark blue boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Roughly clipped d/j worn to edges and a little faded to spine, in removable protective plastic. 8vo. 385pp. … Read more
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Modern Scottish Writers

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Journobooks
Published
1917
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£16.81

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Edinburgh: William Hodge & Company, 1917. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Chapters on Andrew Lang, RL Stevenson, JamesBarrie, Kenneth Grahame and others. Stock a little toned with occasional foxing, but generally in good order. Bookplate to front pastedown. Blue cloth marked and worn to edges. 12mo. 255pp
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