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Pompeii in Fact and Fiction

By Leppmann, Wolfgang

London: Elek Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, bookplate on front . pastedown endpaper.. 1968. Hardcover. 023630805X . Index, bibliography, notes, illustrations. ; 189 pages .

$14.00

Decision, August 1941

By Mann, Klaus (editor)

NY: Decision, Inc.. Very Good; Covers lightly worn, pen marks on front cover, writing and cup . ring on rear cover.. 1941. Softcover. Vol. II, No. 2. Magazine containing material by Muriel Rukeyser, Sherwood Anderson, Marc Chagall, and Eve Merriam, among others. Also includes essays about World War II and Anti-Nazi films. ; 64 pages .

$25.00

Literary Reflections:  Michener on Michener, Hemingway, Capote, and Others
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Literary Reflections: Michener on Michener, Hemingway, Capote, and Others

By Michener, James A.

Austin, TX: State House Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1993. Hardcover. 1880510065 . x, 213pp, photos. Light gray cloth. Trade edition published after limited edition of 200 copies. .

$20.00

The Massachusetts Lyceum During the American Renaissance:  Materials for  the Study of the Oral Tradition in American Letters: Emerson, Thoreau,  Hawthorne and Other New-England Lecturers
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The Massachusetts Lyceum During the American Renaissance: Materials for the Study of the Oral Tradition in American Letters: Emerson, Thoreau, Hawthorne and Other New-England Lecturers

By Cameron, Kenneth Walter (editor)

Hartford, CT: Transcendental Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed.. 1969. Hardcover. Green cloth. Printed on rectos only. Illustrated. Reprints of records of Salem Lyceum, Concord Lyceum, The American Lyceum, The Lowell Institute of Boston, Lectures and cultural activities in Marlborough and surrounding towns, and Lincoln Lyceum. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 226 pages .

$40.00

Published in Paris:  American and British Writers, Printers, and  Publishers in Paris, 1920-1939
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Published in Paris: American and British Writers, Printers, and Publishers in Paris, 1920-1939

By Ford, Hugh

NY: Macmillan. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket sunned at spine.. 1975. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0025396005 . Foreword by Janet Flanner. Tan blindstamped cloth. xvii, 453pp. Index, illustrations. Warmly and intriguingly inscribed by the author on the verso of the half-title, “What a pleasure it is to sign this one, John. All warm wishes to my favorite writer --and tap dancer. Hugh” ; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Romanticism and the Romantic School in Germany
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Romanticism and the Romantic School in Germany

By Wernaer, Robert M.

New York and London: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine and top edges gilt. xv, 373pp, index, bibliography. Scholarly analysis of the German Romantic literary tradition which "...occupies a unique position in the romantic literature of the whole of Europe. For its value resides not so much in its poetic achievements as in its propaganda as a romantic movement" (from introduction); 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$50.00

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"The Years of Wandering in Many Lands and Cities"

By Wolfe, Thomas

NY: Charles S. Boesen. Very Good; Foxing to margins of endpapers, boards and slipcase mildly worn. 1949. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 600 copies. Leatherette-backed illustrated boards housed in leatherette-covered cardboard slipcase with die-cut illustration affixed to one side. Unattributed foreword believed to be that of Edward C. Aswell, Thomas Wolfe's estate administrator, noted on copyright page. Unpaginated. 14 leaves, including six facsimiles of Wolfe's manuscript notes on yellow paper and Empress Hotel (Victoria, British Columbia) stationery, representing the last few pages of his notes and itinerary for his 1938 journey across North America which was curtailed when he fell ill with a fatal bout of pneumonia. 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$50.00

A New History of Spanish Literature
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A New History of Spanish Literature

By Chandler, Richard E. ; Schwartz, Kessel

Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1974. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0807103438 . Gray cloth binding. xiii, 696pp. Index, bibliography. .

$15.00

Tradition and Change:  Studies in Contemporary Literature
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Tradition and Change: Studies in Contemporary Literature

By Waugh, Arthur

NY: E. P. Dutton and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, owner bookplate on . front pastedown endpaper.. 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. vii, 303pp. Index. Blue cloth binding. .

$20.00

Miscellaneous Verdicts:  Writings on Writers 1946-1989
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Miscellaneous Verdicts: Writings on Writers 1946-1989

By Powell, Anthony

Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0226677109 . Red cloth. viii, 501 pages. Index. A collection of the author's critical writings focusing on authors from the UK, the United States, and on Marcel Proust. .

$20.00

In the Master\'s Eye:  Representations of Women, Blacks, and Poor Whites in  Antebellum Southern Literature
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In the Master's Eye: Representations of Women, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Antebellum Southern Literature

By Tracy, Susan J.

Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press. Very Good; Jacket spine mildly faded.. 1995. First Printing. Hardcover. 0870239686 . Black cloth. ix, 307 pages. Appendix, notes, bibliography, and index. A study of several historical romance authors whose works idealized a Southern culture based on male superiority, white supremacy, and class inequality. .

$15.00

Misrepresentations:  Shakespeare and the Materialists
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Misrepresentations: Shakespeare and the Materialists

By Bradshaw, Graham

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1993. First Printing. Hardcover. 0801428904 . Blue cloth. xii, 322 pages. Notes and indexes. Historical criticism and interpretation of the works of Shakespeare in relation to the concepts of spiritual and intellectual existence. .

$20.00

Wallace Stevens
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Wallace Stevens

By Kermode, Frank

London: Faber and Faber. Very Good; Edges rubbed and pages mildly age toned.. 1989. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0571140793 . xix, 126 pages. Notes, bibliography, and index. A short biography and critical study of the noted author focusing primarily on his collected poetry. .

$14.00

Mallarme:  Selected Prose Poems, Essays and Letters
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Mallarme: Selected Prose Poems, Essays and Letters

By Cook, Bradford; Mallarme, Stephane

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and worn, previous . owner name on front free endpaper, jacket worn and torn with pieces . missing.. 1956. First Printing. Hardcover. Translated and with an introduction by Bradford Cook. Decorative paper boards quarter-bound in blue cloth. xxii, 168 pages. Notes and index. A study of Mallarme's critical writings focusing on the idealism of the Symbolist school, thoughts on art and poetry, and the literary climate in France during the second half of the 19th century. .

$12.00

Sexual Heretics:  Male Homosexuality in English Literature from 1850 to  1900, an Anthology
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Sexual Heretics: Male Homosexuality in English Literature from 1850 to 1900, an Anthology

By Reade, Brian (editor)

NY: Coward - McCann, Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped toned and heavily worn.. 1971. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0710067976 . Selected with an introduction by Brian Reade. Purple cloth. Index. ; 459 pages .

$25.00

Mittelhochdeutsch:  Texte, Kommentare, Sprachkunde, Worterbuch
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Mittelhochdeutsch: Texte, Kommentare, Sprachkunde, Worterbuch

By Oksaar, Els

Stockholm, Sweden: Almqvist & Wiksell Boktryckeri. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned with closed tears and several . missing chips.. 1965. First Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth. Indexes. A study of German literature in the Middle Ages. Text in German. ; 542 pages .

$25.00

Augustan Poetic Diction
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Augustan Poetic Diction

By Tillotson, Geoffrey

London: The Athlone Press/University of London. Very Good; Covers rubbed, cover price lightly crossed out in pencil.. 1964. Second Printing. Softcover. 0485120100 . Abbreviations, notes, and index. A reprinted and corrected edition which deals with the poetic theory and practice of the Augustan age jointly, rather than with individual works. ; 144 pages .

$15.00

Criticisms, Volumes I and II
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Criticisms, Volumes I and II

By Robertson, John M.

London: A. and H. B. Bonner. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner bookplates on front . pastedowns.. 1902-03. Hardcover. Green cloth bindings with titles in gilt on front boards and spines. Volume I, 204 pages; Volume II, 230 pages. Collections of the author's literary essays. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$35.00

The Stag of Love:  The Chase in Medieval Literature
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The Stag of Love: The Chase in Medieval Literature

By Thiebaux, Marcelle

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket faded at spine and edges and chipped at top of spine.. 1974. First Printing. Hardcover. 0801407923 . Blue cloth. Black and white illustrations, index. "The hunt in the literature of the Middle Ages - its poetic use, its meaning, and its connotations- is the subject of this original study." 249 pages .

$20.00

The Bi-Literal Cypher of Sir Francis Bacon
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The Bi-Literal Cypher of Sir Francis Bacon

By Gallup, Mrs. Elizabeth Wells

Detroit: Howard Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, hinges cracked.. 1900. Second Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth binding with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. Illustrations. Floral endpapers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages .

$45.00

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