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The Meaning of Contemporary Realism
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The Meaning of Contemporary Realism

By Lukács, Georg

London: Merlin,. Hardback. 137pp. Translated from the German. Deals with the ideas of modernism, realism, and socialism in a study of the writing of Thomas Mann, Franz Kafka, and others. Black cloth with gilt titles. Slightly faded to spine. Very good copy. . Hardcover. 1963.

$8.94

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

D. H. Lawrence
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D. H. Lawrence

By Beal, Anthony

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd,. Paperback. 120pp. Writers and Critics Series. Heavily sunned to spine and edges. Rubbed. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1961.

$2.55

Henry James
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Henry James

By Jefferson, D. W.

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd,. Paperback. 120pp. Writers and Critics Series. Heavily sunned to spine and edges. Rubbed. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1960.

$2.55

The Life of D. H. Lawrence: An Illustrated Biography
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The Life of D. H. Lawrence: An Illustrated Biography

By Sagar, Keith

London: Eyre Methuen,. Hardback. 256pp. Biography by the critic Keith Sagar. Small selection of colour plates. Black and white illustrations throughout. Map to endpapers. Dust wrapper is heavily sunned to spine and unevenly to front and back. Tiny hint of bumping to spine ends else neat. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1980.

$17.88

Beckett

By Coe, Richard N.

London: Oliver and Boyd,. Paperback. 118pp. On the playwright Sameul Beckett. Writers and Critics series. Sunned to spine and edges. A little rubbed. Good copy. . Paperback. 1964.

$1.92

D. H. Lawrence at Work: The Emergence of the Prussian Officer Stories
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D. H. Lawrence at Work: The Emergence of the Prussian Officer Stories

By Cushman, Keith

Brighton: Harvester Press,. Hardback. 239pp. Red cloth with gilt titles to front and spine is clean and bright. Dust wrapper is a little tanned to edges and is sunned to spine. Near fine copy in very good- dust wrapper. . Hardcover. 1978.

$10.22

D. H. Lawrence: The Critical Heritage
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D. H. Lawrence: The Critical Heritage

By Draper, R. P. (editor)

London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 377pp. Critical Heritage series. A selection of essays and reviews of Lawrence's work the earliest on poems published in 1909. The majority of the criticism dates from the 1920s and 1930s. Unevenly sunned even through the dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is somewhat rubbed. Good+, sound copy in sunned dust wrapper. . Hardcover. 1970.

$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

Poet in Exile
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Poet in Exile

By Stock, Noel

Manchester: Manchester University Press,. Hardback. 273pp. A study of the works and thought of poet Ezra Pound. Cream cloth has some minor marks/spotting. Gilt titles to spine. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1964.

$5.11

T. S. Eliot: A Study of His Writings by Several Hands
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T. S. Eliot: A Study of His Writings by Several Hands

By Rajan, B.

London: Dennis Dobson,. Hardback. 153pp. Black and white frontis. Includes one essay on Eliot's criticism and 7 essays on his poetry. Contributors include Cleanth Brookes and Anne Ridler among others. From the library of another Eliot critic and with his name stamp to endpapers. Tan cloth is rubbed to edges. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. First edition. 1947.

$6.39

T. S. Eliot's Poetry and Plays: a Study in Sources and Meaning
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T. S. Eliot's Poetry and Plays: a Study in Sources and Meaning

By Smith, Grover

Chicago: Phoenix Books / University of Chicago Press,. Paperback. 342pp. Heavily tanned. Some creasing to corners. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. Third Printing. 1960.

$3.83

The Poetry of T. S. Eliot
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The Poetry of T. S. Eliot

By Maxwell, D. E. S.

London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Paperback. 223pp. Tanned externally. Binding is weak. Reading copy only. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1960.

$2.24

Affectionately, T. S. Eliot: The Story of a Friendship, 1947-65
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Affectionately, T. S. Eliot: The Story of a Friendship, 1947-65

By Levy, William Turner and Victor Scherle

London: Dent,. Paperback. 148pp. Memoir of the modernist poet and publisher. Frontis and dust wrapper illustration are from a drawing by Eliot's sister-in-law. Light pencil annotations. Lightly sunned to dust wrapper spine. Lightly rubbed to spine ends. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. First edition. 1968.

$6.39

Theory of Reading
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Theory of Reading

By Gloversmith, Frank

Brighton: Harvester,. Paperback. 246pp. Seven essays on theories of reading as applied to modernists texts. Contributors include Valentine Cunningham, Stuart Laing, David Morse. Includes chapters on The Rainbow and Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence; Ortega, Roger Fry and Virginia Woolf; Bakhtin, Sociolinguistics and Deconstruction.; etc. Faded and somewhat creased to spine. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1984.

$4.47

Rebecca West: A Life
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Rebecca West: A Life

By Glendinning, Victoria

London: Papermac,. Paperback. 288pp. Biography of the novelist. Selection of black and white plates. Pages tanned. Well thumbed. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1987.

$1.60

The Reaction Against Experiment in the English Novel, 1950-1960
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The Reaction Against Experiment in the English Novel, 1950-1960

By Rabinovitz, Rabin

New York: Columbia University Press,. Hardback. 243pp. An examination of the apparent rejection by post-war British novelists of modernist experimental fiction. Extended focus on Angus Wilson, Kingsley Amis and C. P. Snow (as both novelist and critic), with some reference to William Golding, John Braine, Iris Murdoch, Alan Sillitoe. Bibliographies for the main 3 writers are given in detail covering books, essays and book reviews, and ending in 1962. Blue cloth is slightly rubbed and bumped. Lightly sunned to spine. Good+ copy . Hardcover. 1967.

$8.94

Kafka
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Kafka

By Heller, Erich

London: Fontana,. Paperback. 154pp. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters series. A critical assessment of Kafka that considers his major fiction, short stories and letters. Includes a chronology and a bibliography as well an index. Lightly browned to edge of pages. Slightly rubbed and bumped. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1977.

$1.92