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The Collected Papers of Muriel Bradbrook: Volume Three Aspects of Dramatic  Form in the English and Irish Renaissance
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The Collected Papers of Muriel Bradbrook: Volume Three Aspects of Dramatic Form in the English and Irish Renaissance

By Bradbrook, Muriel

London: Harvester Press,. Hardback. 186pp. Includes chapters on Peele's The Old Wives Tales, Marlowe's Hero and Leander, Shakespeare's Debt to Marlowe, Shakespeare and the Use of Disguise in Elizabethan Drama, Fate and Chance in The Duchess of Malfi, Thomas Heywood as Shakespeare's Shadow, Yeats and the Elizabethans, Yeats and the legend of Ireland, Yeats and the Noh Drama of Japan, Beckett En Attendant Godot, etc. Neat tan cloth with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is slightly tanned and also a little dusty to edge. Near fine copy in good dw. . Hardcover. 1983.

$8.30

Autobiographies

By Yeats, W. B.

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 592pp. Black and white frontis. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. A little bumped to spine ends and hint of rubbing to points. Very good copy. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1961.

$12.77

An Honoured Guest: New essays on W. B. Yeats
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An Honoured Guest: New essays on W. B. Yeats

By Donoghue, Denis and J. R. Mulryne (editors)

London: Edward Arnold,. Hardback. 196pp. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. Slightly sunned to edges. Dust wrapper has some small tears and small chips to edges. Very good copy in Chipped and Torn dw. . Hardcover. 1965.

$7.66

A New Approach to Joyce: The Portrait of the Artist as a Guidebook
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A New Approach to Joyce: The Portrait of the Artist as a Guidebook

By Ryf, Robert S.

Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press,. Paperback. 211pp. A detailed study of  'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man'. Remains of label to spine. Cover scuffed, pages clean. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1962.

$5.11

W. B. Yeats, 1865-1939
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W. B. Yeats, 1865-1939

By Hone, Joseph

Harmondsworth: Pelican,. Paperback. 510pp. Pelican Biographies series. Pages tanned. Somewhat rubbed. Sunned to spine. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1971.

$2.55

Yeats's Blessings on von Hugel: Essays on Literature and Religion
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Yeats's Blessings on von Hugel: Essays on Literature and Religion

By Green, Martin

Harlow: Longman,. Hardback. 256pp. Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. Hint of sunning to very edges of boards. Dust wrapper is a little rubbed to spine ends. Very good copy in very good dw. . Hardcover. 1967.

$12.77

Yeats the Poet: The Measures of Difference
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Yeats the Poet: The Measures of Difference

By Larrissy, Edward

London: Harvester Wheatsheaf,. Paperback. 226pp. Deals with both cultural and aesthetic differences and the différance of deconstruction. Inscribed by the author to a fellow academic. Hint of rubbing. Very clean and neat. Very good copy. . Paperback. 1994.

$12.77

Joyce
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Joyce

By Gross, John

London: Fontana,. Paperback. 95pp. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters series. An introduction to the work of James Joyce, and also a useful introduction to literary modernism. Lightly rubbed. Very good copy. . Paperback. 1971.

$1.60

Yeats Is Dead!
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Yeats Is Dead!

London: Vintage,. Paperback. 298pp. A novel by fifteen Irish writers in aid of Amnesty International. The writers include Roddy Doyle, Frank McCourt, Pauline McLynn and Joseph O'Connor. Rubbed to edges. Binding is sound. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. 2002.

$1.92

Yeats
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Yeats

By Unterecker, John

New Jersey: Spectrum / Prentice Hall ,. Paperback. 180pp. Twentieth Century Views series. Rubbed to edges. Clean and sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1982.

$4.47

W. B. Yeats and the Search for Tradition
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W. B. Yeats and the Search for Tradition

By Sherrard, Philip

Ipswich: Golgonooza Press,. 21pp. Text is based on The Sir Maurice Bowra Memorial Lecture delivered at the University of Oxford January 1975. Sewn pamphlet binding. A little sunned to edges else very neat. Very good- copy. . Pamphlet. First edition. 1975.

$12.77

Bernard Shaw: Volume 1 1856-1898 The Search for Love
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Bernard Shaw: Volume 1 1856-1898 The Search for Love

By Holroyd, Michael

London: Chatto & Windus,. Hardback. 486pp. First volume of Michael Holroyd's acclaimed biography of the Irish playwright and political thinker George Bernard Shaw. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Smart blue boards wilt gilt facsimile signature to front and green lable with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is lightly rubbed. Near fine copy in very good dust wrapper. . Hardcover. 1988.

$15.33

The Art of Seamus Heaney

By Curtis, Tony (editor)

Dublin: Wolfhound Press,. 295pp. An important collection of 16 essays on the poetry of Heaney. Includes new essays on recent collections. Aimed at A level or under-graduate support it will still be of interest to professional scholars. Contributors include poets Anne Stevenson and Douglas Dunn as well as Barbara Hardy, Philip Hobsbawn and others. Slightly bumped to one corner, otherwise minimal wear. Very good+ copy. . Paperback. Fourth Edition. 2000.

$6.39

The Art of Seamus Heaney

By Curtis, Tony (editor)

Dublin: Wolfhound Press,. 295pp. An important collection of 16 essays on the poetry of Heaney. Includes new essays on recent collections. Aimed at A level or under-graduate support it will still be of interest to professional scholars. Contributors include poets Anne Stevenson and Douglas Dunn as well as Barbara Hardy, Philip Hobsbawn and others. Minimal wear. Very clean and bright. Near fine copy. . Paperback. Fourth Edition. 2000.

$6.39

The Art of Seamus Heaney

By Curtis, Tony (editor)

Dublin: Wolfhound Press,. Paperback. 295pp. An important collection of 16 essays on the poetry of Heaney. Includes new essays on recent collections. Aimed at A level or under-graduate support it will still be of interest to professional scholars. Contributors include poets Anne Stevenson and Douglas Dunn as well as Barbara Hardy, Philip Hobsbawn and others. Slightly bumped to one corner, otherwise minimal wear. Very good+ copy. . Paperback. Fourth Edition. 2000.

$5.11

Samuel Beckett: A Collection of Critical Essays.

By Esslin, Martin (ed)

New Jersey: Spectrum ,. Paperback, 8'' x 5.5'', 182pp. Essays on the Irish playwright Samuel Beckett. Some light wear to edge and spine. Good, sound copy . Paperback. 1965.

$11.50

The Development of William Butler Yeats: 1885-1900
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The Development of William Butler Yeats: 1885-1900

By Orel, Harold

Kansas: University of Kansas,. Paperback. 104pp. University of Kansas Humanistic Studies No.39. Detailed assessment of Yeats' work with a strong focus on the development of key traits such as his use of his Irish background. Card covers are dulled and rubbed. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. First edition. 1968.

$11.50

A Reader's Guide to Samuel Beckett
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A Reader's Guide to Samuel Beckett

By Kenner, Hugh

London: Thames and Hudson,. Paperback. 208pp. Considers Beckett's plays, film scripts, novels and stories. Biographical note. Bibliography. Detailed indexing. Sunned to spine. Some edge wear, light soiling and browning. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1973.

$8.30

A Preface to Yeats
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A Preface to Yeats

By Malins, Edward

London: Longman,. Paperback. 193pp. Black and white frontis. and a large number of other plates. Part One: Historical & Literary Background; Part Two: Critical Survey; Part Three: Reference Section including a Gazetteer, Yeats' symbols, Gaelic place names etc. Also includes family trees and chronology. A through guide to the personal, social, economic, historical, religious and geographical background to Yeats' life, world and the contemporary literary and artistic market. Some highlighting to first section of the book. Rubbed to edges. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1983.

$5.11