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CONFERENCES on BOOKS and MEN.

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 35209

Condition: Very Good-


Contemporary blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, by Henry Charles Beeching, spine slightly darkened, boards clean, armorial bookplate to front pastedown, internally clean, 12-page publisher's list at rear. ; 5.5" x 8"; 299 pages View more info

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Caradoc Evans An Unusual and Vital Biography by his Wife

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Seller ID: 37612

Condition: Good+ in Poor dust jacket


D/jkt is worn and has large losses at top and base of front cover, and bumped spine and corners. Slight right lean to spine, boards marked. Spotting to top and fore edges, and endpapers, age-toned pages, binding tight. Owner's name in ink on front endpaper. ; 22 x 14.5 x 2 cm; 167 pages View more info

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Explorations in communication, an anthology

By: (Ed.) Carpenter, E. and McLuhan, M.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 33181

ISBN: 0807061913

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Publisher's cloth in dust wrapper, dj torn & chipped with loss, cloth clean, pencil underlining affecting 8-10 pages, no ownership names. ; 6" x 8.5"; 210 pages View more info

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No Author Better Served.The Correspondence of Samuel Beckett & Alan Schneider

By: 36

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass, Harvard University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 35429

ISBN: 0674003853

Condition: Very Good-


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; Illustrated card wrappers; corners lightly creased; spine uncreased. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 486 pages View more info

THE EPIC

By: Abercrombie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, SECKER: 0

Seller ID: 35207

Condition: Good


Original grey paper wrappers with black lettering to front cover & spine, n.d. [c. 1919], covers & spine worn with some losses, F. R. Leavis's copy with his signature to half-title, a few pencil marginal notations by Leavis. ; 4.5" x 7"; 96 pages View more info

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The Woman in Question "m/f"

By: Adams

Price: £20.00

Publisher: MIT Press: 1990

Seller ID: 27445

ISBN: 0262011166

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ sunned on spine and back cover, unprice clipped; orange boards, black titling, corners sharp; pages age tonned, about ten of them are torn on top right corner, text unmarked, tightly bound; b/w plates. ; 9.20 X 7.10 X 1.20 inches; 394 pages View more info

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Apollinaire

By: Adéma, Marcel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1954

Seller ID: 39705

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket age toned, nick to to top of front panel of jacket, some offsetting to front & rear end papers from jacket flats, green boards, gilt titling a bit faded, corners sharp, top edges a bit dusty, text unmarked, previous owner,signature on front endpaper. Translated from the French by Denise Folliot. ; 5.5 x 8''. ; 298 pages View more info

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Iris Murdoch and the Search for Human Goodness

By: Antonaccio, Maria & William Schweiker

Price: £10.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1996

Seller ID: 39435

ISBN: 0226021130

Condition: Very Good+


Covers bright and clean, corners sharp, spine uncreased; No ownership marks, text clean; Binding tight. ; 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.7 inches; 286 pages View more info

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Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection

By: Apel, Scott D.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Sano Jose, CA, The Permanent Press: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 38396

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Illustrated d/jkt, unclipped; intact, but worn, with tiny losses, and a little marked. Blk boards, bright, but one or two small marks; binding tight. ; 8vo (6" x 9 1/2"); 294 pages View more info

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Nabokov: Criticism, Reminiscences, Translations and Tributes

By: Appel, Alfred Jr., & Charles Newman

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1971

Edition: First English

Seller ID: 34416

ISBN: 0297002953

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Plain green boards (no d/jkt); a trifle marked; light edge wear; binding tight. Essays by George Steiner, Stanley Elkin, Saul Steinberg, Anthony Burgess, Herbert Gold, John Updike, and more. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 371 pages View more info

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Literature as History Essays in Honour of Peter Widdowson

By: Barker, Simon & Jo Gill

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Continnuum-3PL: 2010

Seller ID: 32028

ISBN: 0826433855

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Laminated boards, corners a bit bumped, no ownership name, internally clean and unmarked, binding tight. ; Continuum Literary Studies; 9.29 X 6.14 X 0.87 inches; 206 pages View more info

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Elizabeth Barrett to Miss Mitford. The Unpublished Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Mary Russell Mitford.

By: Barrett, Elizabeth; Miller, Betty edited,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 38800

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket wrapped in archival film, some shelf wear to corners, small tear to top front corner, rear is slightly stained, unclipped; Cloth boards bright and sharp, embossed gilt lettering; No previous ownership marks, text clean; Binding tight. ; 22.5 x 15.5 x 3 cm; 284 pages View more info

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A Very Great Profession The Woman's Novel 1914-39

By: Beauman, Nicola

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Persephone Books Ltd: 2008

Seller ID: 38410

ISBN: 1903155681

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket unmarked, stiff card wrappers, spine uncreased, no ownership marks, binding tight. ; 7.6 X 5.5 X 1.5 inches; 408 pages View more info

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Tattoos, Desire and Violence Marks of Resistance in Literature, Film and Television

By: Beeler, Karin

Price: £8.00

Publisher: McFarland & Co: 2006

Seller ID: 38040

ISBN: 0786423897

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card wrappers, corners a little worn. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 8.8 X 5.8 X 0.6 inches; 240 pages View more info

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Coleridge's Poetic Intelligence

By: Beer, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1977

Edition: First

Seller ID: 32898

ISBN: 0333213122

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Illustrated pale blue d/jkt, unclipped; spine badly sunned. Pale blue boards; lightly marked; binding tight; gilt titling bright. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo (6" x 9"); 318 pages View more info

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Ezra Pound New Critical Essays

By: Bell, Ian F. A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Vision Press Ltd: 1982

Seller ID: 36917

ISBN: 0854780459

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


D/jkt has some sticker residue on front, large price sticker on rear. Olive green cloth boards, corners sharp. Internally clean, no ownership markings, binding tight. ; Critical Studies; 22 x 14.5 x 2.5 cm; 248 pages View more info

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Vanessa Bell's Family Album

By: Bell, Quentin & Angelica Garnett

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Jill Norman & Hobhouse ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39428

ISBN: 0906908361

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


This is a heavy item and may require extra shipping for international orders.; Dust jacket bright, small crease at top of spine, unclipped; Boards clean, corners sharp, slight shelf wear to bottom edge; No ownership marks, text clean, plentiful B+W photographs; Binding tight. ; 11.3 X 8.1 X 0.7 inches; 144 pages View more info

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Selected Letters of Vanessa Bell

By: Bell, Vanessa & Regina Marler

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1993

Seller ID: 39433

ISBN: 0747515506

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


This is a heavy item and may require extra shipping for international orders.; Dust jacket bright, slightly sunned around spine, unclipped; Boards clean, corners sharp, spine uncreased; No ownership marks, text clean, B+W plates; Binding tight. ; 9.1 X 6.3 X 1.4 inches; 593 pages View more info

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Selected Letters of Vanessa Bell

By: Bell, Vanessa & Regina Marler

Price: £19.50

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39489

ISBN: 0747515506

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


This is a heavy item and may require extra shipping for international orders.; Dust jacket bright, minor shelf wear, unclipped; Boards clean, corners sharp, spine uncreased; No ownership marks, text clean, some B+W prints; Binding tight. ; 9.1 X 6.3 X 1.4 inches; 400 pages View more info

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Imagining the Penitentiary Fiction and the Architecture of the Mind in Eighteenth-century England

By: Bender

Price: £20.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1987

Seller ID: 33620

ISBN: 0226042286

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Illustrated d/jkt, marked. Orange-brown boards, blue text, slight bumping to top and bottom of spine. Text clean, no ownership markings, b&w plates and photographs, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 24.5 x 18 x 2.5 cm; 356 pages View more info