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Edith Wharton: A Biography
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Edith Wharton: A Biography

By Lewis, R. W. B.

London: Constable. Hardback. 592pp. Biography of the American novelist. Dust wrapper is rather faded to spine and a little rubbed. Hint of bumping to spine ends. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1975.

$15.77

The World of Charles Dickens
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The World of Charles Dickens

By Wilson, Angus

London: Martin Secker & Warburg. 301pp. An illustrated guide to the work of the Victorian novelist. Colour frontis and a further full page colour illustrations. Integral black and white illustrations throughout. Green boards with gilt titles to spine are veryneat. Dust wrapper is sunned to spine and rather unevenly to front and back. A little rubbed to dust wrapper edges. Near fine copy in good + dw. . Hardcover. First. 1970.

$15.77

George Eliot
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George Eliot

By Karl, Frederick

London: HarperCollins. Hardback. 708pp. Substantial biography of the Victorian novelist. Small selection of black and white plates. Some light pencil annotation. A little rubbed and bumped. Very good copy in good dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1995.

$15.77

Robert Browning and his World: The Private Face (1812-1861)
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Robert Browning and his World: The Private Face (1812-1861)

By Ward, Maisie

London: Cassell,. Hardback. 331pp. Yellow boards with silver titles to spine. Slightly faded to spine. Good+, sound copy . Hardcover. 1968.

$9.20

Great Writers Of The English Language: Dramatists
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Great Writers Of The English Language: Dramatists

By Vinson, James (editor)

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 648pp. A substantial and very useful reference volume. Each entry, on one of 200 dramatists, gives biography, bibliography, brief further reading and an attributed essay by an established academic. Covers from Edward Albee to William Butler Yeats; from Christopher Marlowe and Susanna Centlivre to Tom Stoppard. Editor James Vinson ; associate editor DL Kirkpatrick. Green boards with silver titles to spine. Hint of bumping to spine ends. Lower edge is rubbed with exposed board. Dust wrapper has gone a little baggy and is significantly rubbed in places with loss to the laminate. Good copy in fair dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1979.

$18.40

Great Writers Of The English Language: Novelists and Prose Writers
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Great Writers Of The English Language: Novelists and Prose Writers

By Vinson, James (editor)

London: Macmillan,. Hardback 1367pp. A substantial and very useful reference volume. Each entry, on one of 500 dramatists, gives biography, bibliography, brief further reading and an attributed essay by an established academic. Covers from Peter Abrahams to Israel Zangwill; from Delarivier Manley, Robert Herrick and Thomas Hobbes to John Updike and Nadine Gordimer. Editor James Vinson ; associate editor DL Kirkpatrick. Green boards with silver titles to spine. Hint of bumping to spine ends. Lower edge is rubbed with exposed board. Light surface scuffing to dust wrapper. Good + copy in very good dw. . Hardcover. 1979.

$19.71

Dickens: A Life
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Dickens: A Life

By Mackenzie, Norman and Jeanne Mackenzie

Oxford: Oxford University Press,. Hardback. 434pp. Biography of the Victorian novelist. Over 20 black and white illustrations. Green boards with gilt titles to spine. Bumped to spine ends. Slightly sunned to dust wrapper spine. A little rubbed to dust wrapper. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1979.

$11.83

The Young Fanny Burney
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The Young Fanny Burney

By Gérin, Winifred

London: Thomas Nelson,. Hardback. 132pp. Biography covering the early years of the eighteenth century novelist. Frontis. Cream boards with red titles to spine. Rather dusty to edges. Rubbed. Surface laminate on dust wrapper is peeling in places. Very good- copy in Fair dw. . Hardcover. 1961.

$5.26

William Makepeace Thackeray: Memoirs of a Victorian Gentleman
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William Makepeace Thackeray: Memoirs of a Victorian Gentleman

By Forster, Margaret

London: Martin Secker & Warburg,. Hardback. 391pp. Pseudo-memoirs of the Victorian novelist as Margaret Forster uses the author's own words to tell his life story. Black and white illustrations throughout. Quarter bound with faux red leather to spine and brown papers to boards. Gilt titles and gilt decorations. Dust wrapper is sunned to spine and has some surface scuffing. Bumped to spine ends. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1978.

$12.48

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.

$13.14

Under the Influence: Recollections of Robert Graves, Laura Riding, and  Friends
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Under the Influence: Recollections of Robert Graves, Laura Riding, and Friends

By Matthews, T. S.

London: Cassell,. Hardback. 354pp. Black boards with silver titles to spine. Faintly sunned to dust wrapper spine and a little rubbed. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1979.

$10.51

The Journals of André Gide Volume I: 1889-1913
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The Journals of André Gide Volume I: 1889-1913

By Gide, André

New York: Alfred A. Knopf,. Hardback. 382pp +index. Black and white frontis. Translated from the French, with an Introduction and Notes, by Justin O'Brien. Blue cloth with gilt device to front and gilt titles to spine. Bumped to corners. Good+, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1949.

$11.83

Matthew Arnold: A Life

By Honan, Park

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,. Hardback. 496pp. Biography of the Victorian poet. Grey cloth with black papers to boards. Lightly rubbed to dust wrapper. Heavily faded to spine of dust wrapper. Heavily bumped to tail of spine. Good+ copy in good dw. . Hardcover. 1981.

$14.46

Conrad: The Moral World of the Novelist
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Conrad: The Moral World of the Novelist

By Gekoski, R. A.

London: Paul Elek,. Hardback. 208pp. Black boards with gilt titles to spine. Unevenly faded to dust wrapper. Somewhat rubbed to dust wrapper. Good+ copy in good dw. . Hardcover. 1978.

$9.20

The Intelligent Heart: The Story of D. H. Lawrence
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The Intelligent Heart: The Story of D. H. Lawrence

By Moore, Harry T.

London: Penguin,. Paperback. 560pp. Revised edition. Selection of black and white plates. Heavily tanned internally and externally and rather dusty to exterior. Spine is creased but binding is sound. Reading copy only. . Paperback. Revised. 1960.

$3.94

The Literary Situation
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The Literary Situation

By Cowley, Malcolm

New York: Vicking Press,. Paperback. 259pp. A little rubbed and pages are a little tanned. Unevenly sunned and with pen note ans small area of surface loss to front. Good-, sound copy. . Paperback. 1961.

$3.29

Edith Wharton and Henry James: The Story of Their Friendship
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Edith Wharton and Henry James: The Story of Their Friendship

By Bell, Millicent

New York: George Braziller,. Hardback. 384pp. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine. Very faded to spine. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1965.

$13.14

Wystan and Chester: A Personal Memoir of W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman
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Wystan and Chester: A Personal Memoir of W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman

By Clark, Thekla.

London: Faber & Faber,. Hardback. 130pp. Selection of black and white plates. Slightly bumped to head of spine. Sunned to spine of dust wrapper. Very good- copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. First edition. 1995.

$9.20

And I Worked at the Writer's Trade: Chapters of Literary History,  1918-1978
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And I Worked at the Writer's Trade: Chapters of Literary History, 1918-1978

By Cowley, Malcolm

London: Penguin,. 276pp. A study of the American literary landscape. Of particular interest to those studying Erskine Cauldwell, Conrad Aiken, William Faulkner, etc. A little rubbed and pages are a little tanned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1978.

$3.29

The Brontës and Their Background: Romance and Reality
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The Brontës and Their Background: Romance and Reality

By Winnifrith, Tom

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 276pp. Orange boards faded to spine and edges with the dust wrapper lettering sort of tanned onto the spine too. Dust wrapper is faded to spine. Good + in Good dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1973.

$9.86

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