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Collected Poems 1934-1952

by Thomas, Dylan

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1964
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London: J.M.Dent & Sons, 1964 182p, frontis. Crisp tight copy, name of previous owner on ffep, else fine.. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Life of Robert Louis Stevenson, Abridged Edition

by Balfour, Graham

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Published
1911
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First Thus
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911 An abridged version of the biography written by his cousin, issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" 364p. Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards. Neat copy unmarked except for name of previous owner on ffep.. First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine.
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Virginibus Puerisque And Other Papers

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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1911
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911 Virginibus Puerisque (1881) was the first collection of Stevenson's essays on various topics previously published in the Cornhill Magazine This copy issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" 264p .Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards. Neat unmarked copy except for the name of previous owner on ffep.. First Thus.… Read more
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New Arabian Nights

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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1909
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909 A volume of short stories first published in 1882, is a collection of short stories previously published in magazines between 1877 and 1880. The collection contains Stevenson's first published fiction, and a few of the stories are considered by some critics to be his best work, as well as pioneering works in the English-language… Read more
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Across the Plains with Other Memories and Essays=er [p

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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1909
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909 Some of his travels, beginning with an account of his railway journey across the USA. memories of Monterey and including essays about other places and topics. Issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" 295p.Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards. Neat unmarked copy except for the name of previous owner on… Read more
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Familiar Studies of Men and Books

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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1908
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908 This volume of articles and essays inludes Victor Hugo, Robert Burns, Walt Whitnman,Henry David Thoreau, Yoshida Torajiro, Francpis Villon, Charlrd of Orleans, Samual Pepys, John Knox. Issued in the series "The Biographical Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson" 342p. Blind stamped maroon cloth over boards.Neat copy, unmarked except for the name of previous owner on… Read more
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Library looking-glass: A personal anthology (Literature & Criticism)

by Cecil, David

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Published
1975
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Fine
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1st UK Ed
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9780094608702
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London: Constable, 1975 A selection of quotations on various literary topics carefully subjected to Cecil's commentaries and criticism. 299p.index.. 1st UK Ed. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped.
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson

by Boswell, James

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1963
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New York: Laurel /Dell, 1963 Selected and abridged by Edmund Fuller. A rather condensed version.384p. index.. 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk. Good.
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Mr. Oddity : Samuel Johnson, LL. D

by Norman, Charles

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1961
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1st Pbk Edition
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New York: Collier Books, 1961 A biography of Samuel Jhnson "that includes material unavailable to Boswell..inclding Johnson's manuscript account of himself ...letters.. and dilogues recorded by other contemporaries' 288p. index, Tight clean cy, some scuffing to paper covers. . 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk. Very Good.
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson

by Boswell, James

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons Abridged and edited with an introductin by Charles G Osgood. A reprint of the version originally issued in 1917. 574p. index Tight unmarked copy, covers only slightly scuffed. Reprint. Pbk. Near Fine.
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The Centuries' Poetry Volume 3: Pope To Keats.

by Roberts, Denys Kilham (ed)

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Published
1954
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London: Penguin, 1954 Vintage Penguin #A39 first published in 1942. Number 3 in a series of books on English poetry .268p, index. Paper is age-toned. Name of previous owner on ffep, else a clean sound copy.. Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.
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Barchester Towers (Oxford World's Classics)

by Trollope, Anthony

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1998
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Re-issue
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9780192834324
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998 Barchester Towers, Trollope's most popular novel, is the second of the six Chronicles of Barsetshire. The Chronicles follow the intrigues of ambition and love in the cathedral town of Barchester. In this novel Trollope continues the story, begun in The Warden, of Mr. Harding and his daughter Eleanor, introducing that oily symbol of progress Mr.… Read more
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Strife : A Drama in Three Acts

by Galsworthy, John

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Published
1939
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Toronto: Copp Clark, 1939 110p. some pencil notes & underlining. Reprint. Hardcover. Goo/No Jacket.
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Billy Liar

by Waterhouse, Keith

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1960
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New York: W.W.Norton, 1960 The semi-comical story is about William Fisher, a working-class 19-year-old living with his parents in the fictional town of Stradhoughton in Yorkshire. Bored by his job as a lowly clerk for an undertaker, Billy spends his time indulging in fantasies and dreams of life in the big city as a comedy writer.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover.… Read more
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Dickens and the Rhetoric of Laughter

by Kincaid, James r

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Published
1972
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Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9780198120162
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972 264p, bibliography, Index. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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English Prose 1600-1660

by Harris, Victor & Husain, Itrat

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1965
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San Francisco: Rhinehart Press, 1965 ".designed to offer a substantial introduction to the prose of nine major writers of the 17th. century" it includes selections from Francis Bacon, Robert parsons, Lancelot Andrewes, John Donne, Ben Jonson, Thomas Hobbes, Sir Thomas Browne , Jeremy Taylor. 514p. Bibliography. Clean tight text.. Reprint.. Softcover. Very Good.
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Victorian Novelists and Publishers

by Sutherland, J.A

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1976
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9780226780627
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976 Good reading copy (some marks and underlining to first 100 pages). Softcover. Very Good.
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A Short History of English Literature

by Evans, Ifor

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1963
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2nd Ed.
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London: Penguin/Pelican, 1963 Clean tight unmarked copy287p. index. 2nd Ed.. Pbk. Very Good.
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Poetry Since 1939

by Spender, Stephen

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Published
1946
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London: British Council/ Longman's Green, 1946 (The arts in Britains Series No 1) World War II effectively cut off literary communication between many countries. This short book distributed by The British Council was written simply to answer the question "What poems have been written between 1939 and 1945 in Britain?" and provides a survey including these authors : T.S.Eliot, Edith… Read more
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Precipitous City : The Story of Literary Edinburgh

by Royle, Trevor

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Published
1980
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1st.US Ed..
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9780800865023
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Marlboro (NJ): Taplinger Publishing Co., 1980 Celebration of Edinburgh's literary evolution from the Renaissance Poets to the novelists and poets of the 20th century, the pubs and taverns and market-places - Edinburgh as reflected in the work of major Scottish writers. 210p. plates bibliography. index. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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