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Primal Vision: Selected Writings.

by Gottfried Benn.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1958.
Edition
First Edition [1958], unstated.
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$29.40

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New York, NY New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1958. Hardcover First Edition [1958], unstated. First Edition [1958], unstated. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: the binding shows the slightest lean, while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free… Read more
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Gloria Naylor: Critical Perspectives Past and Present.

by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and K.A. Appiah, (Editors).

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1993.
Edition
First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated.
ISBN
9781567430172
Item Price
$13.03

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New York, NY Amistad Press, 1993. Hardcover First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated. First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows a hint of shelving wear along the bottom edge of the grey, cloth-covered boards; a tiny, faint smudge… Read more
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Beyond the Tragic Vision: The Quest for Identity in the Nineteenth Century.

by Morse Peckham.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1962.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1962), Second Printing.
Item Price
$5.88

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New York, NY George Braziller, 1962. Paperback First Edition Thus (1962), Second Printing. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very light wear to the extremities; a few faint smudges and soilings to the wrapper covers; sparse foxing to the outside edges of the text block; very faint sunning to the grey background field of the… Read more
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The Literature of Ancient Greece.

by Gilbert Murray .

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1956.
Edition
Third Edition (1956); Second Printing Thus (1957).
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$24.50

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Chicago, IL The University of Chicago Press: Phoenix Bks, 1956. Paperback Third Edition (1956); Second Printing Thus (1957). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing and faint toning to the panels of the wrapper covers; the pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the binding… Read more
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The Voice of England: A History of English Literature.

by Charles Grosvenor Osgood.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1952.
Edition
Second Edition [1952]; the first edition was published in 1935.
Item Price
$9.41

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New York, NY Harper and Brothers, 1952. Hardcover Second Edition [1952]; the first edition was published in 1935. Very Good+ in Fair DJ: The Book shows indications of light use; just a touch of wear to the extremities; the slightest spine lean; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions,… Read more
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In the Heart's Last Kingdom: Robert Penn Warren's Major Poetry.

by Calvin Bedient.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1984.
Edition
First Ed thus; First Printing indicated.
ISBN
9780674445475
Item Price
$19.60

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Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press, 1984. Paperback First Ed thus; First Printing indicated. First Ed thus; First Printing indicated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows light wear to extremities; mildest rubbing to sheen of wrapper covers; binding square and secure; text clean. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 250pp. Trade Paperback. In… Read more
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Recitative: Prose.

by James Merrill.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1986.
Edition
First Edition Thus [1986]; unstated.
ISBN
9780865472556
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$5.88

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San Francisco, CA North Point Press, 1986. Paperback First Edition Thus [1986]; unstated. First Edition Thus [1986]; unstated. Very Good+ in Wraps: binding square and secure; text clean. Shows a tiny dot at bottom edge [NOT a remainder mark, but a local bookseller's method of distinguishing used books from the new stock]; faint smudges at outside… Read more
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A Soap Opera From Hell: Essays on the Facts of Life and the Facts of Death.

by Clive Sinclair.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1998.
Edition
First Edition Thus [1998]; First Printing indicated.
ISBN
9780330355230
Item Price
$8.23

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London, UK Picador, 1998. Paperback First Edition Thus [1998]; First Printing indicated. First Edition Thus [1998]; First Printing indicated. Very Good in Wraps: shows slight spine lean; pages tanned a bit with age; very light wear to extremities; mild rubbing; faint creases at backstrip; binding secure; text clean. Despite some minor flaws, remains a presentable copy. … Read more
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The Crooked Corridor: A Study of Henry James.

by Elizabeth Stevenson.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1961.
Edition
First Ed; First Printing, so stated.
Item Price
$3.53

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New York, NY Macmillan Publishing Company, 1961. Paperback First Ed; First Printing, so stated. First Ed; First Printing, so stated. Very Good in Wraps: last approximately 15 pages very mildly fanned at lower right edge, lightly sunned at rear face; pages tanned at bit, due to aging; quarter-size scar at upper front panel, where a sticker has evidently… Read more
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Earth Poetry: Selected Essays and Interviews, 1950-1977.

by William Everson.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1980.
Edition
First Ed, unstated.
ISBN
9780685502112
Item Price
$21.76

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Berkeley, CA Oyez Press, 1980. Hardcover First Ed, unstated. First Ed, unstated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. Book shows binding shows barely discernible lean, but remains perfectly secure; text clean. DJ shows a tiny nick at heel of backstrip; price unclipped; mylar-protected. Overall, virtually 'As… Read more
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Talking Horse: Bernard Malamud on Life and Work.

by Bernard Malamud.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1996.
Edition
First Ed; First Printing indicated.
ISBN
9780231101844
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$19.60

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New York, NY Columbia University Press, 1996. Hardcover First Ed; First Printing indicated. SIGNED BY ALAN CHEUSE. First Ed; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Fine DJ: Book shows only minute indications of use; shows small, light stain at lower edge at outside corner; former bookseller's sticker at front free endpaper; binding square and secure; text clean.… Read more
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The Realm of Possibilities: Wolfgang Hildesheimer's Non-Traditional, Non-Fictional Prose.

by Patricia H. Stanley.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1988.
Edition
First Ed, unstated.
ISBN
9780819171191
Item Price
$23.91

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New York, NY University Press of America, Inc., 1988. Hardcover First Ed, unstated. First Ed, unstated. Very Near Fine: tiny smudge at upper corner page block. Binding square and secure; text clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder. NOT a Book-Club Edition. NOT an Ex-Library copy. 8vo. 181pp. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'. The… Read more
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$23.91