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Friday Nights, Literary Criticism & Appreciations

by Garnett, Edward

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Published
1922
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1922. A very good clean copy in original brown cloth-backed brown paper boards that are bright and clean, paper label to spine. A very good copy second issue d/w. 377pp. A fascinating collection of literary essays.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Glasgow: Jackson Son & Company, 1945. A good copy in original paper covers. the 5th W.P.Ker. memorial lecture delivered in the University of Glasgow 27th April, 1944. 23pp. O'Brien F0360d. First Edition. Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Booklet.
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T.E. Lawrence Studies Volume 1 Number 1 Spring 1976

by Wilson, J.M. (Ed.

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Published
1976
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Fine
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First Limited Edition
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Fordingbridge: T.E. Lawrence Studies, 1976. A fine copy of this elusive journal, contents of this volume include Sense and Nonsense in the Biography of T.E. Lawrence, Malraux and T.E. Lawrence, N'Etait-ce donc que cela?, Sayings and Doings of T.E Lawrence. This was a limited edition, number 355. Bound in black cloth 84pp.. First Limited Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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Chefs-D'Oeuvre De Regnard, 2 Volumes

by Regnard, Jean-Francois

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Published
1879
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Very Good+
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First Thus
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£122.22

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Paris: E, Plon et Cie, 1879. A near fine set of these two volumes. In highly decorative quarter leather, gilt decoration to spine, red and black leather title label, marbled paper-covered boards; teg. Portrait frontispiece, 311pp & 414pp. silk bookmarks to each volume and marbled endpapers. An attractive set. Jean-François Regnard, (1655-1709) French dramatist, one of the most successful… Read more
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A Supressed Critique of Wise's Swinburne Transactions Addendum to an Enquiry, Bibliographical Monograph No 2

by Brachter, James T. & Kendall, Lyle H.

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Published
1970
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Fine
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First Edition
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Austin: Humanities Research Center University of Texas, 1970. A fine copy in original yellow cloth. Limited to 500 copies. 58pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Limited Edition.
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James Joyce's Letters to Sylvia Beach, 1921-1940

by Joyce, James; (Banta, Melissa & Silverrman, Oscar, Editors)

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Published
1987
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780253323347
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£45.03

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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987. A fine copy, lacks d/w. xvipp. + 221pp. "A well-documented correspondence of the very important relationship Joyce had with Beach, his first publisher.It establishes more clearly Joyce's reliance on Beach.(and) the terrible difficulties he confronted with the publication of his work." Contains photographic illustrations and facsimles.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Sophoclis Tragoediae Superstites, recensuit et Brevi Annotatione Instruxit

by Sophocles [William Linwood ed]

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Published
1852
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longman, 1852. Edited and annotated by Classicist William Linwood (1817-1878). Includes Antigone, Ajax, Oedipus at Colonus, Women of Trachis, Philoctetes, Electra. 498pp. Rebound in brown buckram with gilt to spine; silk marker. A very good copy with a few contemporary notes and under-linings in ink and pencil not detracting from the overall very good condition..… Read more
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Our Exagmination Round his Factification for Incamination of Work in Progress. With Letters of Protest by G. V. L. Sligsby and Vladimir Dixon. Second impression. With Introduction By Sylvia Beach

by Beckett, Samuel, Marcel Brion, Frank Budgen, Stuart Gilbert, Eugene Jolas and Others New Introduction By Sylvia Beach (SIGNED)

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Published
1931
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Very Good
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Second Impression First Thus
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London: Faber and Faber, 1931. An exciting association copy, signed by three of the then surviving original authors of essays within the volume, Samuel Becket Marcel Brion and Frank Budgen, in addition this particular edition contains a new Introduction by the original publisher and owner of Shakespeare and Company SYLVIA BEACH and is finely SIGNED by her at the head… Read more
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T.E. Lawrence Studies Volume 1 Newsletter Number 1 1981 and Number 2

by Wilson, J.M. (Ed.

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Published
1981
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Fine
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First Limited Edition
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£32.16

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Fordingbridge: T.E. Lawrence Studies, 1981. The only two issues of the T.E. Studies Newsletter No 1 and 2. 16pp + 16pp... First Limited Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Richard Aldington: Reappraisals

by Doyle, Charles (ed.)

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Victoria Au.: English Literary Studies, University of Victoria, 1972. A very good copy of this collection of essays. Contains an article by Fred D. Crawford, "Richard Aldington's Biography of Lawrence of Arabia". . First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Malibu: Pepperdine University, 1988. A very good copy of this collection of papers given at the Symposium. Card covers with original plastic snap binding, clean and sound. The selection includes Jeffrey Myers on "T.E. Lawrence in his Letters", O'Brien on "Lawrence Bibliography", Stephen E. Tabachnik, "Lawrence the Mechanic", John E. Mack "Lawrence's Vision for the Middle East: How does it… Read more
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great Essayists from Lord Bacon to John Ruskin

by Cochrane, Robert

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Published
1897
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Edinburgh: W.P. Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell, 1897. A finely bound copy in full black leather with gilt decoration, Arms of Edeard VI, Sherborn School fo front board, five raised bands and gilt decoration to spine.marbled edges. A handsome volume. Prize plate to inside of front board from Sherborn School. 534pp + index.. First Edition. Full Leather. Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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Aminta; Favola Boscareccia

by Tasso, Torquato

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Published
1753
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Very Good
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First Thus
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£115.79

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Glasgua (Glasgow): della stampa di Roberto ed Andrea Foulis, 1753. A very nice copy of this edition of a play written by Torquato Tasso in 1573, set during a garden party at the court of Ferrara. Bound in full contemporary calf with title to spine. An attractive little volume. 74pp. Pubblished in Glasgow by the Foulis Brothers.. First Thus. Calf.… Read more
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Cursory Remarks On Some Of The Ancient English Poets, Particularly Milton

by (Neve, Philip)

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Published
1789
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Privately Published, 1789. A very good copy, rebound in brown quarter leather with marbled boards. 246pp. Contains articles on, among others, Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Beaumont and Fletcher, Jonson, Drummond, Dryden, and, Milton. 'Two hundred copies of this volume. were printed for presents, without the author's name being affixed' (Lowndes). . First Edition. Quarter Leather. Very Good. 8vo -… Read more
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The Plays of Bernard Shaw: Pocket Edition - 11 Volumes in Box as Issued

by Shaw, George ,Bernard

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Published
1929
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Good
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Pocket Edition Reprint
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London: Constable & Company Limited, 1929. Contained in the original drop front box, the 11 Volumes of his works, all bound in matching dark blue leather with decorative gilt titles and pattern to spines. Gilt Authors signatiure to the front board of each book and the top of the box. Some very minor use wear to the volumes but… Read more
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Marino Faliero; The Tale of Balen; A Midsummer Holiday; Locrine; Songs of Two Nations; Rosamund Queen of Lombards 6 Volumes

by Swinburne, Algernon, Charles (Andrew Carnegies copies)

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Published
1883
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Fine
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First & Second Editions
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London: Chatto & Windus Phoenix Library, 1883. A finely bound set of six of Swinburne's works, all in matched green full leather with lgilt ining and five raised bands to spine, aeg some mild sunning to spines. comprise: Marino Failero, 1885 1st ed.; The Tale of Balen, 1896, 1st ed.; A Midsummer Holiday, 1889, 3rd ed; Locrine, 1896, 2nd ed.;… Read more
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T.E. Lawrence Studies Volume 1 Number 1 Spring 1976

by Wilson, J.M. (Ed.

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1976
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First Limited Edition
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Fordingbridge: T.E. Lawrence Studies, 1976. A fine copy of this elusive journal, contents of this volume include Sense and Nonsense in the Biography of T.E. Lawrence, Malraux and T.E. Lawrence, N'Etait-ce donc que cela?, Sayings and Doings of T.E Lawrence. This was a limited edition, number 43. 84pp.. First Limited Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1990. A fine copy in fine d/w. In original blue cloth with "Jane Austen" blind stamped to front board. An essential work for the Austen scholar as it reproduces all of the known examples of letters and fragments. Mildly sunned to spine. 541pp. A handsome volume.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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London: Richard III Society, 2010. A fine, as new copy. With errata slip laid in. 154pp.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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An Introduction and Notes Seven Pillars of Wisdom T.E. Lawrence

by Guillaume, Renee and Andre

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Published
1998
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Fine
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First Limited Edition
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9780902061019
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Oxshott: The Tabard Press, 1998. A fine copy of this edition limited to 500 numbered copies. An important introduction and commentary on the text of Seven Pillars, an essential guide for the student and bibliographer. 274pp. . First Limited Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Limited Numbered Edition.
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