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Philadelphia, PA Samuel D. Patterson, 1848. Hardcover Very Good: shows moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; considerable foxing to the text pages; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.2 x 6.5 x 1 inches). iv, 140 pages + iv, 140 pages. Twelve steel… Read more
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Hand-Book of Universal Literature from the Best and Latest Authorities: Designed for Popular Reading and as a Text-Book for Schools and Colleges.

by Anne C. Lynch Botta .

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Published
1860.
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First Edition (1860), unstated, but implied: no subsequent print
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New York, NY Derby & Jackson, 1860. Hardcover First Edition (1860), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. Title and copyright page dates match. First Edition (1860), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. Title and copyright page dates match. Very Good: shows moderate wear to extremities; loss to chipping at the head and heel of… Read more
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The Novels of A.C. Swinburne: Love's Cross Currents and Lesbia Brandon.

by Algernon Charles Swinburne.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1962.
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First Edition (1962), not directly stated, but implied: First Pr
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$39.20

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New York, NY Farrar Straus & Cudahy, 1962. Hardcover First Edition (1962), not directly stated, but implied: First Printing, so stated. First Edition (1962), not directly stated, but implied: First Printing, so stated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Very Good DJ: The Book shows very mild wear along bottom of the Eighth-cloth-covered boards; the tinted… Read more
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Kate Chopin: A Critical Biography.

by Per Seyersted.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1977.
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First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press'
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9780807109151
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$49.00

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Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press, 1977. Hardcover First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press's customary practice at the time of publication. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition [1977]; unstated, in accordance with LSU Press's customary practice at the time of publication. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only a… Read more
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Toy Medium: Materialism and Modern Lyric.

by Daniel Tiffany.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
2000.
Edition
First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complet
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9780520219229
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$16.27

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Berkeley, CA University of California Press, 2000. Paperback First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: considerable rubbing to the front panel; much less to the rear; mild wear along the outside edge… Read more
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In Defense of Ignorance.

by Karl Jay Shapiro .

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Published
1965.
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First Edition Thus [1965]; so stated.
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$15.68

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New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1965. Paperback First Edition Thus [1965]; so stated. Sixty-three pages show MARGINALIA. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows mild rubbing and faint soiling to the wrapper covers; the text pages show the expected very light tanning, due to aging; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of… Read more
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Stephen Crane.

by John Berryman.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1962.
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First Edition Thus (1962). First published in hardcover1950 by W
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$9.41

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Cleveland, OH The World Publishing Company: Meridian Books, 1962. Paperback First Edition Thus (1962). First published in hardcover1950 by William Sloane Associates. First Edition Thus (1962). Very Good- in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: mild rubbing and faint soiling to the wrapper covers, which show a crease top to bottom near the outside edge of the front… Read more
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Collected Essays.

by Graham Greene .

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1970.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1970), Eighth Printing.
ISBN
9780140185768
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$73.50

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New York, NY The Viking Press: Compass Books, 1970. Paperback First Edition Thus (1970), Eighth Printing. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: the backstrip shows a couple of faint stress creases; light wear to the extremities with a mild crease near the upper corner of the front panel; mild overall rubbing to the wrapper covers;… Read more
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Chester Springs, PA Dufour Editions, 1966. Hardcover "This first edition of the Autobiography of J.M. Synge is set in Centaur type and printed and published by Liam Miller at the Dolmen Press Ltd., 23 Upper Mount Street, Dublin 2, in the Republic of Ireland in an edition of one thousand two hundred and fifty copies in January 1965"… Read more
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$39.20
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The Man Has Wings: New Poems and Plays.

by Francis Thompson.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1957.
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First Edition (1957); probable later printing, as First Edition
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Garden City, NY Hanover House, 1957. Hardcover First Edition (1957); probable later printing, as First Edition is not directly stated, as would have been Hanover House's customary practice. Good+ to Very Good in Good+ DJ: The Book shows some dampstain-discoloration along the outside edges and lower edges of the panels; some faint foxing and tanning to the endpapers;… Read more
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A Carlyle Reader: Selections from the Writings of Thomas Carlyle.

by Thomas Carlyle.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1984.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1984), Fourth Printing (1989).
ISBN
9780521278737
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$11.96

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New York, NY Cambridge University Press, 1984. Paperback First Edition Thus (1984), Fourth Printing (1989). Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: mild rubbing to the panels; some faint smudging and soiling to the bottom edge of the text block; the binding leans ever so slightly, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the… Read more
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Firebird: A Memoir.

by Mark Doty.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
2000.
Edition
First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complet
ISBN
9780060931971
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$8.23

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New York, NY HarperCollins: HarperPerennial, 2000. Paperback First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (2000), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free… Read more
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A Bell Ringing in the Empty Sky: The Best of the Sun, Volume II.

by Sy Safransky (Editor).

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1987.
Edition
First Edition (1987), not directly stated, but First Printing in
ISBN
9780917320125
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$19.60

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San Diego, CA MHO & MHO Works, 1987. Paperback First Edition (1987), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to MHO & MHO Works' customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1987), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to MHO & MHO… Read more
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Selective Bibliography for the Study of English and American Literature .

by Richard D. Altick and Andrew H. Wright.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1967.
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Third Edition (1967); Fifth Printing (1969).
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$7.64

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New York, NY Macmillan Publishing Company, 1967. Paperback Third Edition (1967); Fifth Printing (1969). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; a bit of stress creasing along the front higne; the deep maroon background field of the backstrip… Read more
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French Humanist Tragedy: A Reassessment.

by Donald Stone.

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Published
1974.
Edition
First Edition USA, (1974) so stated. Published simultaneously in
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9780874715378
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$16.27

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Totowa, NJ Rowman and Littlefield, 1974. Hardcover First Edition USA, (1974) so stated. Published simultaneously in England. First Edition USA, (1974) so stated. Fine in Very Good+ to Near Fine DJ: Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining,… Read more
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At Home in the World A Memoir.

by Joyce Maynard.

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Published
1999.
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First Edition Thus (1999); so stated, First Printing indicated b
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9780312202293
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$19.60

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New York, NY Picador USA Paperback Editions, 1999. Paperback First Edition Thus (1999); so stated, First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition Thus (1999); so stated, First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free… Read more
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Crime in Literature: Sociology of Deviance and Fiction.

by Vincenzo Ruggiero.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
2003.
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First Edition (2003), so stated. Published simultaneously with t
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9781859844823
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$117.60

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New York, NY Verso, 2003. Paperback First Edition (2003), so stated. Published simultaneously with the hardcover edition. First Edition (2003), so stated. Published simultaneously with the hardcover edition. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the… Read more
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Studies in English Literature 1500-1900: The Nineteenth Century [Volume 46, Number 4: Autumn 2006].

by Robert L. Patten [Editor]First Ed, but unstated.

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Published
2006.
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First Edition, (2006); unstated.
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$9.41

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Baltimore, MD Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. Paperback First Edition, (2006); unstated. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text.. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text.… Read more
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Joyce's 'Ulysses' and the Assault upon Character.

by James H. Maddox, Jr.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1978.
Edition
First Edition (1978), unstated, but implied: no subsequent print
ISBN
9780813508511
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$29.40

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New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University Press, 1978. Hardcover First Edition (1978), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, according to Rutgers University Press' customary practice. First Edition (1978), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, according to Rutgers University Press' customary practice. Near Fine in Very Good DJ: The Book shows just a hint dusting to the… Read more
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A Dictionary of Literary Devices: Gradus, A-Z.

by Bernard Dupriez .

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Published
19914.
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First Edition Thus (1991), unstated, but implied: no subsequent
ISBN
9780802068033
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$24.50

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto Press, 19914. Paperback First Edition Thus (1991), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, in accordance with University of Toronto Press' customary practice. First Edition Thus (1991), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, in accordance with University of Toronto Press' customary practice. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only a "Canada… Read more
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