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MATEO ALEMAN

By de Alfarache, Guzman

Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S. A., 1972 pp 248 plus 4 page publishers catalogue at the back with introduction and notes by Samuel Gila Gaya. Pale blue card covers, faded at spine. A Good Tight Copy.

$6.67

UNDERNEATH THE BOUGH A Posie of Other Men's Flowers

By Thompson, Theodora

London: John Lane pp 462 including index plus 6 page publishers catalogue. Decorative title page with pictorial frontis and green pictorial endpapers. Green cloth, gilt. Gift inscription on half-title page dated 1922. Good.

$4.00

DEATH AND THE RIGHT HAND

By Hertz, Robert

Cohen and West, 1960 pp 174 including references. Navy cloth, gilt with slight colour loss to bottom edge, caused by water mark which has transfered some of the colour to the inside of the jacket. Round Westminster Public Libraries blind stamped on front board and tiny round ink stamp on title page with ink numbers on verso. New endpapers stamp on fore edge of page block. In dustjacket with water mark along bottom edge spine and part of rear bottom edge covered in clear adhesive plastic. First English translation by Rodney and Claudia Needham of a minor classic of the French Sociological School.

$40.03

A LITTLE MORE NONSENSE

By R D

Kensington: Philip Sainsbury at the Cayme Press, 1923 pp 96 (Unpaginated) comprising limericks illustrated with old woodcuts. Printed on recto of page only. Blue marbled paper-covered boards with paper label on front. Spine missing and wear to edges. Endpapers yellowed. Fore and bottom edges uncut. Pages clean and unmarked.

$8.01

THE NOVEL OF ADOLESCENCE IN FRANCE The Study of a Literary Theme

By O'Brien, Justin

New York: Columbia University Press, 1937 pp ix 240 including index. Light brown cloth, gilt darkened at spine with shallow dent on front and some scuffing to cloth at lower front fore edge. Good

$12.01

BEN JONSON SELECTED WORKS

By McPherson, Davis (Ed.)

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1972 pp xix 431. Pictorial card covers with bottom corner creasing. Page edges and margins yellowed.

$6.67

FICTION INDEX 1963-1965

By Smith, Raymond Ferguson

London: Association of Assistant Librarians, 1967 pp 118. Black boards, gilt. Ex-Library with new front endpaper stamped on title page and bottom margin of last page only, otherwise Very Good.

$6.67

SELECTION FROM THE LATIN LITERATURE OF THE EARLY EMPIRE PART B: OUTER LIFE

By Brown, A. C. B. (Ed.)

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1910 pp 128 including index. Illustrated with maps. Plum coloured cloth slightly faded at edges and faded to brown at spine. Endpapers yellowed.

$4.67

THE ADVANCE OF THE ENGLISH NOVEL

By Phelps, William Lyon

London: John Murray, 1919 pp xii 334 including index. Navy cloth. Endpapers and page edges yellowed. Owners name on front pastedown.

$4.00

THE MEDEA OF EURIPIDES a Translation

By Warner, Rex

London: John Lane, 1946 pp 64. Black cloth, gilt with gold roundel of a Greek Spearman carrying a shield on front board. Near Fine in Good protected dustjacket with light wear to head and foot of darkened spine.

$4.67

GEORGE ORWELL

By Halson, Geoffrey

London: Longman, 1978 Writers In Their Time Series. pp 25. Illustrated. Pictorial covers covered in clear plastic. Ex-College Library stamped inside front cover and on rear cover.

$4.00

RUDYARD KIPLING Kim, the Jungle Books, Stalky and Co. Puck of Pook's Hill, the Short Stories, the Poems

By Buckton, Chris

London: Longman, 1978 Writers In Their Time Series. pp 25. Illustrated. Pictorial covers covered in clear plastic. Ex-College Library stamped inside front cover and on rear cover.

$4.00

STILL LIFE

By Guedalla, Philip

London: Hodder & Stoughton pp 219. Blue cloth. Page edges a little spotted, endpapers partly yellowed and owners name on front endpaper.

$3.34

THE IMPOSTOR

By Cocteau, Jean

London: Peter Owen, 1957 Translated form the French by Dorothy Williams. pp 132. Black boards, gilt.

$6.67

WORD PICTURES FROM SCOTT

By Findlay, H. J. (Ed.)

Edinburgh & London: Oliver and Boyd Self-Study English Series. pp 120 including notes, questions and exercises. Green cloth, gilt. Very Good in Good protected dustjacket with short edge tears at head and foot of spine.

$4.00

A SCATTERING OF JADES Stories, Poems and Prayers of the Aztecs

By Sullivan, Thelma D. Knab, Timothy

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994 pp 271 including index. Paperback with a little light foxing to inner edges of covers. Page edges yellowing. Very good

$9.34

THE HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT OF SURREALISM AND THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN HEMISPHERIC SPECIALIZATIONS OF THE BRAIN

By Quinn, Shelley M.

New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1991 Studies in Comparative Literature Volume 16. pp. 215 including index. Blue cloth, gilt.

$46.70

THE DUBLIN REVIEW VOL. XX Published in March and June 1846

London: Thomas Richardson and Son., 1846 Two issues in one volume. pp.536 including index. Green cloth browned on spine and a little wrinkling of the cloth in a few places. Endpapers and first and last page browned. Front pastedown has small paper label of the Ursuline High School, Brentwood, Library but book is not stamped. Good.

$40.03

MACMILLAN MASTER GUIDES MIDDLEMARCH By George Eliot

By Handley, Graham

Hampshire: Macmillan, 1985 pp viii 109. Paperback. Page edges browned and a few pages have some underlining in red. Good

$2.00