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Franz Kafka: Parable and Paradox

By Politzer, Heinz

Ithica, New York: Cornell University Press. Paperback. 398pp. Revised, expanded edition. Slightly faded with some light creasing to spine. Clean and sound. Good+, sound copy . Paperback. 1966.

$8.10

A Hope for Poetry

By Day Lewis, C.

Oxford: Basil Blackwell. Hardback. Sixth impression. 98pp. Essays. Pale green cloth wth gilt titles to spine and green titles to front is very clean, but faded to spine. Dust wrapper is very faded to sine and edges with an inch of loss to head of spine and a some other more minor tears and chips. Previous owner's name in pen to ffep dated 1945. Good+, sound copy in good dust wrapper . Hardback. 1944.

$6.75

The Heritage of British Literature

By Bowen, Elizabeth, Anthony Burgess, Lord David Cecil, Graham Greene and Kate O'Brien

BCA. Paperback. 240pp. Illustrated throughout. Book club edition of this overview of English literature by a stellar group of writers. Very clean and neat. Good+, sound copy in like dust wrapper . Hardback. 1983.

$10.80

French Literature
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French Literature

By Clark, Carol

Oneworld. Paperback. 217pp. Beginner's Guide series. Very clean and neat. . Paperback. 2012.

$6.75

Holes in the Sky

By MacNeice, Louis

London: Faber and Faber. Hardback. First edition. 72pp. Poems. Blue cloth, with gilt titles to spine, is lightly dust soiled and faded to edges and spine. Dust wrapper is browned to edges and spine and is rubbed with a hint of loss to spine ends. Previous owner's name in pen to ffep dated 1945. Good+, sound copy in like dust wrapper . Hardback. First Edition. 1948.

$16.20

Dickens

By Ackroyd, Peter

Vintage. Paperback. xv, 608pp. Abridged edition. Two small selections of black and white plates. Hint of rubbing. Very clean. Very good copy . Paperback. 2002.

$6.75

The Granta Book of the American Short Story

By Ford, Richard

Granta. Hardback. 710pp. Very clean and sound. Dust wrapper is slightly scuffed and unevenly sunned to spine. Near fine, bright copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardback. 1992.

$13.50

Fury
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Fury

By Rushdie, Salman

Jonathan Cape,. Hardback. First edition. Novel. 259pp. Very clean and neat. Near fine, bright copy in like dust wrapper . Hardcover. First edition. 2001.

$16.20

The Use of Poetry and the Use of Criticism

By Eliot, T. S.

Faber and Faber. Paperback.156pp. Faber Paper Covered Editions. Slightly faded. Clean and neat. Good+, sound copy . Paperback. 1967.

$4.05

Literary Women: The Great Writers

By Moers, Ellen

London: W. H. Allen. Hardback. 336pp. First UK edition. Classic feminist text arguing for a specifically female literary tradition. Closely examines the works of Charlotte Bronte, Jane Austen, Elizabeth Gaskell, Elizabeth Barrett-Browning, Emily Dickinson, Fanny Burney, Mme de Stael, George Sand, Virginia Woolf etc. 24 pages of illustrations. Brown boards with gilt titles to spine are very clean and neat. Very slightly cocked. Pages are lightly tanned. Brief gift note to endpaper. Very good copy in like dust wrapper . Hardback. First UK Edition. 1977.

$20.24

Talking Bronco

By Campbell, Roy

Faber and Faber. Hardback. First edition. 91pp. Poems, includes brief glossary of Arabic, Swahili, Army-English, etc. Orange cloth with gilt titles to spine is very faded and a little dust marked. Text is clean. Binding is sound. Good+, sound copy . Hardback. 1944.

$9.45

The Jaguar Smile: A Nicaraguan Journey
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The Jaguar Smile: A Nicaraguan Journey

By Rushdie, Salman

Viking,. Hardback. First edition. 171pp. Very clean and neat. Near fine, bright copy in like dust wrapper . Hardcover. First edition. 1987.

$16.20

Right and Wrong
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Right and Wrong

By Fried, Charles

Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press,. Paperback. x+226pp. Rubbed. One short edge tear to the back. Text is clean. Binding is sound. Good copy . Hardback. 1978.

$8.10

The Moor's Last Sigh

By Rushdie, Salman

Jonathan Cape,. Hardback. First edition. Novel. 434pp. Very clean and neat. Near fine, bright copy in like dust wrapper . Hardcover. First edition. 1995.

$20.24

Romantic Image
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Romantic Image

By Kermode, Frank

Routledge. Paperback. 211pp. A study of the idea of romantic poetry in the work of, among others, W. B. Yeats, Arthur Symons, T. E. Hulme, etc. Hint of rubbing. Very clean. Very good copy . Paperback. 2002.

$5.40

Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature Volumes I and II

By Symonds, John Addington

London: Smith, Elder & Co.. Hardback. Two volumes. John Addington Symonds' Renaissance in Italy series consisted of 7 volumes, the Italian literature element of which was two volumes. This is the Italian Literature set complete. Rebound set. The rebinding is in a slightly paler green cloth than the original and was obviously completed some time ago. The original spine backstrip and front cloth has been retained and are permanently part of the new binding. The original backstrips are incomplete and very rubbed to edges and have some loss to the gilt titles especially on volume I. Binding is sound and clean. Good set . Hardback. 1906.

$24.29

Plant and Phantom: Poems

By MacNeice, Louis

London: Faber and Faber. Hardback. Second impression. 86pp. Green cloth, with gilt titles to spine, is clean and neat. Dust wrapper is browned to edges and spine and is rubbed with a small chips to spine ends and a small closed tear to front. Previous owner's name in pen to ffep dated 1945. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hard Cover. Reprint. 1943.

$6.75

East, West

By Rushdie, Salman

Jonathan Cape,. Hardback. First edition. 216pp. Short story collection. Very clean and neat. Near fine, bright copy in like dust wrapper . Hardcover. First edition. 1994.

$20.24

The Medieval Society Romances

By Barrow, Sarah F.

New York: Octagon. Hardback. 141pp. Dark red cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt device to front is very clean and neat. Near fine, bright copy . Hardback. 1973.

$21.59

Intermediate Textbook of English Literature

By Wyatt, A. J. and A. S. Collins

London: University Tutorial Press. Hardback. 543pp. Reprint. Thorough overview intended to support undergraduates at London University in the 1930s and 1940s. Red cloth with black titles to spine is very clean but faded the the spine and edges. Binding is sound. Text is clean. Good+, sound copy . Hardback. 1946.

$6.75

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