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A Descriptive Index to Shakespeare's Characters in Shakespeare's Words

By Walter Jerrold / [Richard Adams]

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1905. 1st Edition . Very Good. 3 x 4 inches (7.5 x 10 cm). Blue buckram binding with front board decorated in black. Foxing to page edges, a few spots to text, browning to endpapers. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. A scarce volume from Routledge's miniature reference library. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 3 x 4 inches (7.5 x 10 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 176

$31.61

Pushkin and Russian Literature

By Janko Lavrin

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1947. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Light marking, slight wear to edges, small section of loss to lower edges of front cover. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Olive buckram binding. Very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 226

$25.02

The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories
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The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories

By Christopher Booker

London: Continuum, 2004. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light stain to lower edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Maroon paper covered boards with light marking. Spotting to top page edge, light marking to page edges and endpaper. Clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 728

$39.51

Shakespeare's Royal Self [SIGNED]
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Shakespeare's Royal Self [SIGNED]

By James Kirsch / [Richard Adams]

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (15 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight chipping to ends of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. Foxing to top page edge, very light foxing to endpapers, very clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to front free endpaper: 'To Richard Adams, with best wishes for a speedy recovery. May the stone leave and the lapis appear again, James Kirsch, Nov 6th, 1977.' A scarce signed copy of the author's first book, with interesting association. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (15 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 422

$72.44

Prefaces to Shakespeare [SIGNED]
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Prefaces to Shakespeare [SIGNED]

By Harley Granville-Barker/ [Richard Adams]

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1947. 6th Impression . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Darkening and light staining to spine, slight wear to ends of spine and corners. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Blue buckram binding with damp staining to spine. Light staining and spotting to page edges, light stain to outside margin of pages 109-114, text is otherwise very clean throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Signed by Adams to front free endpaper, also includes a page of notes by Adams on Antony and Cleopatra. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 345

$52.68

The Life of Timon of Athens: (Cambridge New Shakespeare)
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The Life of Timon of Athens: (Cambridge New Shakespeare)

By William Shakespeare / John Dover Wilson (Ed.) / J.C. Maxwell (Ed.)

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1968. Reprint . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: Slight fading to spine. Clipped and residue from price label to front flap. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Brown buckram binding. A few small spots to top page edge, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: lv, 189

$25.02

The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
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The Dictionary of Imaginary Places

By Alberto Manguel and Gianni Guadalupi / Graham Greenfield (Illust.) / James Cook (Maps/Charts)

London: Granada, 1981. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good/Very Good. 9 x 12 inches (23 x 31 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear and a little creasing to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Quarter green cloth with paper covered boards. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 9 x 12 inches (23 x 31 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 438

$31.61

A Wanderer With Shakespeare
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A Wanderer With Shakespeare

By Russell Thorndike

London: Rich and Cowan Ltd, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Wear to ends of spine, some edge wear to front cover. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Green buckram binding. Slight fading to ends of spine, foxing to page edges, half title page and final blank. Previous owner's name plus another scribbled out to front free endpaper. Clean text throughout. From the author of the Doctor Syn novels. 'Does not set out to describe the places, which Shakespeare may have visited, but rather those scenes he asks us to see in his plays. It is meant to be a pilgrimage to those localities in which his characters moved and talked and to see them as they are today in comparison with what they were in the time of his writings'. . Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 381

$46.10

Karl Simrock on The Plots of Shakespeare; and Shakespeare's Henry IV from a Contemporary MS.
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Karl Simrock on The Plots of Shakespeare; and Shakespeare's Henry IV from a Contemporary MS.

By Karl Simrock / J.O. Halliwell (Ed.)

London: The Shakespeare Society, 1853. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus. 5.75 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Original cloth binding with paper title label to spine. Covers faded and have a few spots and light marks. Slight wear to ends of spine, page edges untrimmed, some pages unopened. Foxing to endpapers and first couple of pages. A few occasional spots to text. Uncommon. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 121

$46.10

Literary Taste: (Pelican Special No. S11)
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Literary Taste: (Pelican Special No. S11)

By Arnold Bennett / Frank Swinnerton (Ed.)

London: Penguin Books, 1938. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Foxing to edges, slight wear to ends of spine. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First Penguin Books edition. A few spots of foxing to covers and page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Small nicks to ends of spine. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 184 + [8]

$15.81

A Shakespeare Encyclopaedia
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A Shakespeare Encyclopaedia

By Oscar James Campbell (Ed.) / Edward G. Quinn (Ed.)

London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Spine faded and has slight wear to ends. Short tear to top edge of rear cover with old tape repair to reverse, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Pink cloth binding. A couple of small marks to page edges. Previous owner's inscription and bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. . Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xv,1014

$46.10

Man's Unconquerable Mind: Studies of English Writers, from Bede to A.E. Housman and W.P. Ker
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Man's Unconquerable Mind: Studies of English Writers, from Bede to A.E. Housman and W.P. Ker

By R.W. Chambers

London: Jonathan Cape, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6.25 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Brown cloth binding. Some pencilled margin notes, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.25 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 414

$25.02

The Performance of Christopher Marlowe's Dr. Faustus: Chatterton Lecture on an English Poet British Academy 1971
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The Performance of Christopher Marlowe's Dr. Faustus: Chatterton Lecture on an English Poet British Academy 1971

By Nigel Alexander

London: Oxford University Press, 1971. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 9.75 inches (15.5 x 25 cm). Grey card wraps. Light browning and slight creasing to front cover, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.75 inches (15.5 x 25 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 19

$21.07

Tradition and Dream: The English and American Novel from the Twenties to our Time
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Tradition and Dream: The English and American Novel from the Twenties to our Time

By Walter Allen

London: Phoenix House, 1964. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight darkening to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. A few very light marks to page edges, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 346

$18.44

English Literature: British Life and Thought Series No. 15
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English Literature: British Life and Thought Series No. 15

By B. Ifor Evans

London: Longmans Green and Co , 1946. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Card wraps. No wear to spine, very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 42

$25.02

A History of English Literature
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A History of English Literature

By John Buchanan (Ed.) / Henry Newbolt (Intro.)

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1935. Reprint . Very Good Plus. 6.5 x 8 inches (16 x 21.5 cm). Red buckram binding with gilt illustrations, slight wear to corners, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.5 x 8 inches (16 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xx,675

$25.02

Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy
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Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy

By Christopher Ricks (Ed.)

London: Collins, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, short tear and crease to lower edge of front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red cloth binding. Slight tanning to endpapers, a few spots to page edges, some marks to a couple of pages, otherwise very clean throughout. Uncommon early work by Ricks, who went on to become Professor of Poetry at Oxford University. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$31.61

John Donne and His World
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John Donne and His World

By Derek Parker

London: Thames and Hudson, 1975. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.25 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. A couple of light marks to rear boards, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 127

$21.07

How Milton Works
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How Milton Works

By Stanley Fish

Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2001. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: A couple of scuffs to front cover, slight creasing to edges, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Grey cloth binding. A few light marks to page edges, a few pages slightly creased to lower corner, clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 616

$31.61

To Lord Byron: Feminine Profiles based upon unpublished letters 1807-1824
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To Lord Byron: Feminine Profiles based upon unpublished letters 1807-1824

By George Paston and Peter Quennell

London: John Murray, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Dust jacket: Spine darkened and marked. Wear to ends of spine, with old tape repairs, creasing to top edge, light marking to cover, unclipped. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Green cloth bindings. Slight browning and spotting to page edges, very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 275

$25.02

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