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Edgar Allan Poe

By Buranelli, Vincent

New York: Twayne Publishers, Inc., 1961. 5.5 x 8 inches. 157 indexed pages. Blue, illustrated dust jacket with black and white lettering. Dust jacket price clipped, sticker remnant and a little soil. Analyzes Poe's stories, poetry and criticism, devoting a chapter to each, and argues that his theory is basically coherent, his practice evidence of high genius. Book and jacket are both in good condition with price clipped jacket, edgewear, soil, sticker remnant on the front innerboard, rubbing and tanned page ends. Jacket now in mylar.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Good. Illus. by None. 5.5 x 8.


Paul Elmer More and American Criticism

By Shafer, Robert

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1935 Very slight page toning. Some pencil underlining. A few cover spots and a little soil, wear. Owner's bookplate on front innerboard. 322 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6.5"x9.5".


Making Knowing and Judging: An Inaugural Lecture Delivered Before the University of Oxford on 11 June 1956

By Auden, W. H.

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956 Lecture on poetry. Some foxing and tears to cover, but text and pages are clean. 33 pages.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5"x8.5".


Bibliography and Textual Critcism: English and American Literature 1700 to the Present

By Editors O M Brack, Jr. & Warner Barnes

Chicago: The University of chicago Press, 1969 Page ends have dust stains. Text is clean. Cover has a small tear and a tiny amount of soil. 343 indexed pages.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x8".


Guide to American literature and Its Backgrounds Since 1890

By Jones, Howard Mumford

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1953. Owner's bookplate on inside front cover. Text is clean. Cover is toned and has a few tiny stains. 151 indexed pages.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x9".


Climates of Tragedy

By Van O'Connor, William

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1943 Light foxing, book is otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket is toned and a little worn. 155 pages.. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5"x8".


The New Criticism: An Anthology of Modern Aesthetics and Literary Criticism

By Burgum, Edwin Berry

New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1930 Samson O. A. Ullman bookplate on front endpaper. Mild soil and very little wear. 359 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x7.5".


D. H. Lawrence: A Basic Study of His Ideas

By Freeman, Mary

Gainesville, FL, U.S.A.: University of Florida Press, 1955 Inscribed and Signed by Author on front endpaper. Endpapers and page ends have some soil. Dust jacket is worn and chipped at edges, now in mylar. 277 indexed pages.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 6"x9".


John Dryden's Imagery

By Hoffman, Arthur W.

Gainsville, FL: University of Florida Press, 1962 Pages are clean. Dust jacket has slight soil and small tears. 172 indexed pages.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 6"x9.5".


Treasured Thoughts Cleaned from the Fields of Literature

By Irish, Frank V.

Columbus, OH: Self-Published, 1892 Pages are slightly browned, owner's name on front endpaper. Illustrated frontispiece of the author. Cover is slightly worn, corners bumped. 160 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x7".


Hart's Bridge

By Paul, Sherman

University of Illinois Press, 1972 Ex-library book with markings blackened out. A little pencil underlining, but pages are otherwise clean. 315 indexed pages.. Ex - Lib. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x9".


Axel's Castle: A Study in the Imaginative Literature of 1870-1930

By Wilson, Edmund

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936 Some sections are annotated in pencil and ink. The owner's name is written on the front endpaper. There is a ring-shaped stain on the front cover.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x8".


A Moral Tale: Children's Fiction and American Culture, 1820-1860

By MacLeod, Anne

North Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Archon Books, 1975 Pages are clean and crisp, no writing. Dust jacket is price-clipped.. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5"x9".


William Faulkner: An Estimate of His Contribution to the American Novel

By Robb, Mary Cooper

Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1957 70 indexed pages. Pages are clean, page 67 has a line drawn accross it. Cover is faded near spine, has an old price sticker, and some tearing along spine.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x9".


The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Essays

By Wilde, Oscar

New York: Harper and Row, 1970 A collection of essays by Oscar Wilde. sticker remnant on front cover, cracked spine, mild cover soil, rubbing and stains, small black mark on cover, markings on contents page. 298 pages, 8 x 5.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.



By Arnold, Matthew

London: Macmillan and Co., 1911 This antique hardcover book has mild edgewear and soil to cover and spine. Stamp on front endpaper, some soil. Text block clean. Inner pages very faintly browned. 331 pages; approx. 5"x8".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.


The Worlds of Victorian Fiction

By Buckley, Jerome

Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Harvard Univ Pr, 1967 This soft cover book has a picture of a purple circle on the cover against a white background. The book contains a collection of essays covering Victorian novels, particularly the works of Dickens and Eliot. The book is in good condition, has 414 pages and measures 6 by 9 inches.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.



By Honig, Edwin

Cambridge: Walker - DeBerry Inc., 1960 This book has some cover soil and browning to the off-white paper covers. Inner pages browned, but text block clean. This is a Boar's Head Book from Cambridge, which, according to the back cover, is "the first book in English to treat allegory seriously in terms of literary creation and literary criticism." 210 pages, including index; approx. 5"x8".. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.


On Joanna Russ
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On Joanna Russ

By Mendlesohn, Farah, Editor

CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1981 A clean and crisp soft cover. "A multifaceted look at one of science fiction's and feminism's most original voices.". Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6"x9".


Censorship in England

By Fowell, Frank; Palmer, Frank

New York: Burt Franklin, 1970 This is a look at censorship in England. Book is in good condition with wear and soil. 390 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


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