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image of The Life of Hilaire Belloc: the authorized biography

The Life of Hilaire Belloc: the authorized biography

by [Belloc, Hilaire]; Robert Speaight

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Published
1957
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1957. Hardcover. xv, 552p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.5 inches, frontispiece portrait of Belloc, corners bumped else very good condition in a lightly toned unclipped dj with a sunned spine and light silverfishing and staining on rear panel.
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Dornford Yates: A biography. Centenary edition

by [Yates, Dornford]; A.J. Smithers

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780340384732
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1985. Paperback. x, 240p., wraps, 5.25x8.5 inches, spine creased, penciled notes on rear blank else very good second edition.
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Adventures of the Mind

by Barney, Natalie Clifford, translated with annotations by John Spalding Gatton, introduction by Karla jay

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Published
1992
ISBN
9780814711781
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£14.79

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New York: New York University Press, 1992. xv, 290p., foreword, introduction, note on the translation, notes, bibliography, index, red star remainder stamps on edges and half-title else very good first trade paperback edition. The Cutting Edge: Lesbian Life and Literature Series, Karla Jay, general editor. Barney's sketches of the denizens of her Paris salons at the end of the… Read more
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The Review of Contemporary Fiction: Edward Sanders; vol.19, #1, Spring 1999

by Sanders, Ed, John O'Brien, editor, Brook Horvath, Barry Miles, Ann Charters, Tom Clark, Robert Creeley et al.

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Published
1998
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£11.09

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Normal, IL: Illinois State University, 1998. Paperback. 217p., essays, articles, reviews, interview, remainder mark on bottom edge, else a very good trade paperback literary journal in pictorial wraps. Excerpt from "Tales of Beatnik Glory" included.
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Beautiful Shadow: a life of Patricia Highsmith

by [Highsmith, Patricia] Andrew Wilson

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Published
2003
ISBN
9781582341989
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£18.49

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New York: Bloomsbury, 2003. Hardcover. viii, 534p., introduction, notes, index, illustrated with two glossy b&w photo sections, edges toned, else very good first US edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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Worshipping Walt: the Whitman disciples

by [Whitman, Walt] Michael Robertson

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Published
2008
ISBN
9780691128085
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008. xiii, 350p., the principal disciples, introduction, afterword, notes, index, photos, stamped on bottom edge Examination Copy else very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Without Stopping: an autobiography

by Bowles, Paul

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780880010610
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New York: Ecco, 1985. Paperback. 377p., index, illustrated with two b&w photo sections, remainder mark bottom edge else good trade paperback reprint in pictorial wraps.
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Ivy Compton-Burnett: a memoir

by [Compton-Burnett, Ivy] Cicely Greig

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Published
1972
ISBN
9780855110604
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London: Garnstone Press, 1972. Hardcover. 135p., foreword, index, green mark on flyleaf else good first edition in boards and price-clipped, worn dj.
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Steinbeck and the Environment: Interdisciplinary Approaches

by Beegel, Susan F., Susan Shillinglaw, and Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr., editors; foreword by Elaine Steinbeck

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780817308469
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Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 1997. Hardcover. xvi, 363p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good condition in a lightly worn unclipped dj.
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The Corvo Cult: the history of an obsession

by [Rolfe, Frederick, Baron Corvo] Robert Scoble

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Published
2014
ISBN
9781907222306
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£110.93

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London: Strange Attractor Press, 2014. Hardcover. xiii, 466p., introduction, bibliography, index, extensive footnotes, illustrated with b&w photos throughout, near-fine first edition stated in boards and unclipped dj. A biography and critique of the Baron's writings followed by studies of the Cambridge Corvines and A.J.A. Symon's crowd. Scarce recent bio.
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James Tiptree, Jr.: the double life of Alice B. Sheldon

by [Tiptree, James Jr., aka Alice B. Sheldon] Julie Phillips

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Published
2006
ISBN
9780312426941
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New York: St. Martin's Press/Picador, 2006. Paperback. 545p., introduction, sources, works, notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w photos throughout, very good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Biography and critical study of the science-fiction and fantasy author Sheldon who published under the pseudonym James Tiptree, Jr. Sheldon was not a lesbian but was seen as… Read more
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Kay Boyle: author of herself

by [Boyle, Kay] Joan Mellen

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Published
1994
ISBN
9780374180980
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1994. Hardcover. [xv]670p., introduction, notes, selected bibliography, works by Boyle, index, illustrated by two glossy b&w photo section, very good first edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Breaking Bounds: Whitman and American cultural studies

by [Whitman, Walt] Betsy Erkkila & Jay Grossman, editors, Michael Moon, Eve Kosovsky Sedgwick, Michael Warner, Wai Chee Dimock et al.

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780195093506
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. Paperback. xi, 292p., introduction, bibliography, index, chapter endnotes, photos, lightly-used first edition, first printing stated trade paperback in pictorial wraps.
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image of The Writing of a Poem: an address by May Sarton. Scripps College Bulletin: vol. 31, #2, February, 1957

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Claremont, CA: Scripps College, 1957. [iii] 17p., 6x9.25 inches, foreword, footnotes, poem excerpts, very good booklet in stapled green printed wraps.
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Auden and Isherwood: the Berlin years

by [Auden, W. H. & Christopher Isherwood] Norman Page

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Published
1998
ISBN
9780312227128
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. Paperback. x, 220p., illustrated with a glossy b&w photo section, near-fine first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps.
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image of Sexual Outlaw, Erotic Mystic: the essential Ida Craddock

Sexual Outlaw, Erotic Mystic: the essential Ida Craddock

by [Craddock, Ida] Vere Chappell with foreword by Mary K. Greer, review by Aleister Crowley

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Published
2010
ISBN
9781578634767
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San Francisco: Red Wheel/Weiser Books, 2010. Paperback. xxiv, 258p., foreword, introduction, epilogue, appendix, references, illustrations, very good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Turn-of-the-century sex educator and spiritualist praised by Crowley, persecuted by Comstock who committed suicide rather than accept being committed to an insane asylum.
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image of February House: the story of W. H. Auden, Carson McCullers, Jane_Paul Bowles, Benjamin Britten_Gypsy Rose Lee, under one roof in wartime America

February House: the story of W. H. Auden, Carson McCullers, Jane & Paul Bowles, Benjamin Britten & Gypsy Rose Lee, under one roof in wartime America

by [Auden, W. H., Carson McCullers, Jane & Paul Bowles, Benjamin Britten, Gypsy Rose Lee] Sherill Tippins

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Published
2005
ISBN
9780618419111
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005. Hardcover. xiv, 317p., preface, glossy b&w photo section, epilogue, author's note, notes, selected bibliography, index, very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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image of La littérature franco-américaine: écrivains et écritures / Franco-American literature: writers and their writings

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Worcester, MA: Institut français Collège de l'Assomption, 1992. Paperback. 185p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition. Text in French and English.
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image of Anais: an international journal; vol. 14: Anais Nin on Otto Rank_Henry Miller

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Los Angeles: Anais Nin Foundation, 1996. Paperback. 136p., essays, fiction, memoirs, poetry and correspondence, very good trade paperback literary journal in pictorial wraps.
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Edward Dorn: a world of difference

by [Dorn, Edward] Tom Clark

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Published
2002
ISBN
9781556433979
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Berkeley: North Atlantic Books, 2002. Hardcover. 434p., introduction, poetry excerpts, b&w glossy photo section, mild soiling to edges else very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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