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Forms of Fiction

By Gardner, John; Dunlap, Lennis

Random House, 1967. 657 pages, yellow cloth boards. Board have few faint smudges (mostly spine & rear board). First 40 pages of text has approx. 11 pages with hi-lighting or underlining - rest of book is unmarked, notes written on first page. Book is divided into Short Forms - Form and its Relationship to Meaning - Writer's use of the sketch, fable, yarn, and tale; Short Forms - Short Fiction for Study; Longer Forms. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Used.

$48.00

Black Opium

By Farrere, Claude; Samuel Putnam (translator)

Ludlow Hip/Pocket, 1974. 264 pages, text in English, cover on this book is yellow woman in cloud of smoke (black, yellow & white), black-and-white illustrations by Alexander King. Scuff & scratches to covers, fre faint ink smudges to rear cover. The 17 tales in this collection delineate six periods in the history and use of opium and are said to bear comparison to James Joyce's "Dubliners." Contents include: Wisdom of the Emperor; Fai-Tsi-Lung; End of Faust; Cowardice of Monsieur De Fierce; The Church; The Vermin; Foochow Road; The Pipes; Tigers; Interlude; Rodolph Hafner's Two Souls; Sixth Sense; Cyclone; Out of the Silence; Red Palace; What Happened in the House in the Boulevard Thiers; The Nightmare.. Mass Market Paperback. Good +. Used.

$35.00

Measure for Measure : The Works of Shakespeare Edited for the Syndics of the Cambridge University Press

By Shakespeare; Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur; Wilson, John Dover (editors)

Cambridge at the University Press, 1969. 176 pages, glossary. Few faint smudges to covers, some edge & corner wear, text free of marks, faint stains on side edge (show just barely on few pages), light scuff to covers, small closed tear on side edge of front cover. Contents include: The Copy for the Text of 1623; Notes; Time-Analysis; The Stage-History.. Soft Cover. Good. Used.

$8.50

Representative Spanish Authors, A First Book of Spanish Literature (in Two Volumes: Volume One & Two, Volume 1 & 2

By Pattison, Walter T

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Oxford Univ Pr, 1947 497 pages (total of both volumes), text in English & Spanish, Vocabulary. Boards have light scuff, dents, small faint stains, side edge of volume two has light stain on side edge (does not show on pages) text free of marks. Contents include: Land and People of Spain; Spanish Prose of the Middle Ages; Juan Manuel; Lyric Poetry of the Middle Ages; Juan Ruiz; Jorge Manrique; The Romances; Garcilaso de la Vega; Fernando de Herrera; Lope de Rueda; Francisco de Quevedo; Eighteenth & Nineteenth Century in Spain; Romanticism; Jose de Espronceda; Jose Zorrilla; Duque de Rivas; Gustavo Adolfo Becquer; Realism in the Novel; Juan Valera; Benito Perez Galdos; Naturalism; The Generation of 1898; Azorin; Ruben Dario; Antonio Machado; Juan Ramon Jimenez; etc.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Used.

$20.00

Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

By Shakespeare, William; Edited By Charlotte Whipple Underwood

New York, NY, U.S.A.: The Macmillan Co., 1899. 207 pages, Index, Notes. Sun fading to spine, bumped/scuffed corners, foxing, owners name and date 1902 written on first page. Few notes written in pencil on blank pages provided for student. MacMillan's Pocket English Classics. A series of English texts, edited for use in Secondary Schools, with critical introductions, notes, etc.. Hard Cover. Good. 4-1/4" x 5-3/4". Used. Literature. Catalogs: Literature.

$6.00

Shakespeare's MacBeth

By Shakespeare, William; Edited By Charles W. French

New York, NY, U.S.A.: The Macmillan Co., 1898. 183 pages, Index, Notes. Large stain on both covers, edgewear. scuff on front cover, corners chipped, spine top and bottom starting to fray, name and date 1902 written on first page, foxing. MacMillan's Pocket English Classics. A series of English texts, edited for use in Secondary Schools, with critical introductions, notes, etc.. Hard Cover. Good - Minus. 4-1/4" x 5-3/4". Used. Literature. Catalogs: Literature.

$5.00