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The World of the Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose
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The World of the Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose

By Johnson, E. D. H. (editor)

New York: Charles Scribners. Paperback. 520pp. With its critical commentary and suggestions for further reading for each writer this is still an excellent over view of the intellectual life of England in the nineteenth century. Small selection of black and white plates. Writers included are Thomas Macaulay, Thomas Carlyle, Alfred Tennyson, Matthew Arnold, John Stuart Mill, John Ruskin, William Morris, John Henry Newman, James Thomson, Thomas Hardy, A. E. Housman, Swinburne, George Meredith, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Robert Browning, Walter Paster, T. H. Huxley, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Arthur Hugh Clough, William Makepeace Thackery, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, etc. Heavily and unevenly sunned. Binding is still sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1964.

$7.27

Essays of a Humanist

By Huxley, Julian

London: Pelican,. Paperback. 295pp. Essays on Darwinism etc. Pen notes to inside back cover. Pages tanned. Some moderate creasing to spine and slightly rubbed. Binding is sound. Good-, sound copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1969.

$2.64

Cannibals and Christians
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Cannibals and Christians

By Mailer, Norman

London: Andre Deutsch,. Hardback. 397pp. A collection of Mailer's occasional writings including pieces on sexual attitudes in American, the Goldwater Convention in San Francisco, US policy in Vietnam, and on writers William Styron, Mary McCarthy, James Baldwin, Joseph Heller, James Jones, William Burroughs etc. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Sunned to edges. Slightly bumped to spine ends Dust wrapper is edge worn with some significant chips and tears. Good+ copy in torn dw. . Hardcover. 1967.

$13.22

Speaking to Each Other: Volume 1 About Society, and Volume 2 About  Literature
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Speaking to Each Other: Volume 1 About Society, and Volume 2 About Literature

By Hoggart, Richard

London: Chatto and Windus,. Hardback. 256pp. + 280pp. Two volumes complete. Essays on literature and society. Loosely laid in are a couple of newspaper articles/reviews. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Hint of fading. Hint of bumping. Very good set. . Hardcover. 1970.

$21.16

The Madwoman's Underclothes: Essays and Occasional Writings, 1968-85
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The Madwoman's Underclothes: Essays and Occasional Writings, 1968-85

By Greer, Germaine

London: Picador,. Paperback. 305pp. Sunned and with a little light creasing to spine. Pages lightly tanned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1986.

$1.98

Essays and Representative Men

By Emerson, Ralph Waldo

London: Collins.. Hardback. 541pp. 20 essays and 7 lectures by the nineteenth century American poet. Lecture topics include Plato, Goethe, Swedenborg and Shakespeare. Binding a little loose to front. Reading copy only. . Hardcover.

$7.27

Brontë Society Transactions 1947 Part LVII No 2 Volume XI
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Brontë Society Transactions 1947 Part LVII No 2 Volume XI

Shipley: Brontë Society ,. Paginated 73-136pp. Articles and society business. Articles are: Three Sisters; Ups and Downs of Brontë Celebrity; Contemporary Reviews of the First Brontë Novels; The Brontës Study of French; History of Oakwell Hall. Very slightly rubbed. Pages are uncut. Slightly darkened to edges. Good+, sound copy. . Pamphlet. 1947.

$21.16