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Young Thomas Hardy
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Young Thomas Hardy

By Gittings, Robert

London: Heinemann. Hardback. 259pp. The first part of Gittings' classic biography of the novelist and poet. Deals with the first 35 years of Hardy's life. Black and white frontis and two further selections of black and white plates. Somewhat sunned to dust wrapper. Neat. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardcover. First edition. 1975.

$11.82

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.

$15.76

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.

$15.76

Henry James Letters: Volume I, 1843-75
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Henry James Letters: Volume I, 1843-75

By James, Henry and edited by Leon Edel.

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 493pp. Black and white frontis and 13 further plates. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is somewhat rubbed to the lower edge. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1974.

$13.13

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.

$11.82

Dickens the Novelist

By Leavis, F. R. and Q. D. Leavis

London: Penguin,. Paperback. 479pp. Rubbed. Heavily creased to spine. Tanned. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1970.

$1.97

Essays By Divers Hands: being the transactions of the Royal Society of  Literature New Series Volume XLIV 44
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Essays By Divers Hands: being the transactions of the Royal Society of Literature New Series Volume XLIV 44

By Wilson, A. N. (editor)

Woodbridge: The Boydell Press,. 208pp. 11 essays including Samuel Daniel: A Neglected Elizabethan Poet by Dick Davis, James Hogg and Sir Walter Scott: A Study in Friendship by Allan Massie; After Jane Austen: Some Nineteenth-Century Lady Novelists (Susan Ferrier, Charlotte Mary Younge, Geraldine Jewsbury, Mrs Henry Wood, M. E. Braddon, Margaret Oliphant), Memoirs of Hemingway: Growth of a Legend by Jeffrey Meyers; The Madness of Ezra Pound by Humphrey Carpenter, The Book Reviewer: The Last Amateur by Victoria Glendinning, etc. Neat blue cloth with silver titles to spine. Hint of rubbing to dust wrapper. Near fine copy in near fine dust wrapper. . Hardcover. 1986.

$11.82

Who's Who in Henry James
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Who's Who in Henry James

By Leeming, Glenda

London: Elm Tree Books,. Hardback. An A-Z of nearly 600 characters from Henry James' 20 novels and 5 longer novellas works. Also lists animals and other non-human characters and is indexed by character by book. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is very neat though slightly faded. Very good copy in very good dw. . Hardcover. 1976.

$5.25

Flaubert: A Collection of Critical Essays
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Flaubert: A Collection of Critical Essays

By Giraud, Raymond (editor)

New Jersey: Prentice-Hall,. Paperback. 180pp. 11 essays plus chronology and selected bibliography. Includes essays by Jean-Paul Sartre, Georges Poulet, Georg Lukacs, Eric Auerbach etc. Twentieth Century Views series. Rubbed to all edges. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1964.

$3.94

Pelican Guide to European Literature: The Age of Realism
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Pelican Guide to European Literature: The Age of Realism

By Hemmings, F. W. J.

London: Pelican,. Paperback. 415pp. Pages tanned. lightly rubbed. Sunned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1974.

$3.94

The Imagination of Charles Dickens
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The Imagination of Charles Dickens

By Cockshut, A. O. J.

London: Collins,. Hardback. 192pp. Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. Very sunned to spine. Clean and sound. Good+, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1961.

$6.57

The Symbolic Meaning: The Uncollected Versions of Studies in Classic  American Literature
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The Symbolic Meaning: The Uncollected Versions of Studies in Classic American Literature

By Lawrence, D. H. and edited by Armin Arnold.

Arundel: Centaur Press,. Hardback. 264pp. Includes two chapters each on Fenimore Cooper, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Herman Melville as well as chapters on Edgar Allan Poe and Walt Whitman etc. Edited by Armin Arnold and with a preface by Harry T. Moore. Black cloth with white oval label and gilt titles to spine. Hint of rubbing to points and very small white mark to front. Very good copy. . Hardcover. First edition thus. 1962.

$13.13

A Hardy Companion: A guide to the works of Thomas Hardy and their background

By Pinion, F. B.

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 555pp. Map of the Wessex of the novels and poems to endpapers. Black and white plates throughout. Includes Dictionary of people and places in Hardy's works as well as essays on the influence of music, architecture, painting, and literature and over views of his works, Christianity, symbolism, politics etc. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is slightly baggy, a little creased and rubbed to edges and sunned to spine. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1968.

$13.13

The Haunted Study: Social History of the English Novel, 1876-1914
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The Haunted Study: Social History of the English Novel, 1876-1914

By Keating, Peter

London: Fontana,. Paperback. 533pp. Deals with the nature of writers and readers as well as with the literary history. Pages lightly tanned. Externally faded and rubbed. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1991.

$6.57

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.

$13.13

Gissing in Context
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Gissing in Context

By Poole, Adrian

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 231pp. On the Victorian novelist George Gissing. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine.  Slightly bumped to spine ends. Very good copy. . Hardcover. 1975.

$9.85

The English Novel: A Short Critical History
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The English Novel: A Short Critical History

By Allen, Walter

London: Pelican,. Paperback. 376pp. Rubbed. A little dusty to white areas of wraps. Pages tanned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1958.

$2.63

George Gissing: Ideology and Fiction
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George Gissing: Ideology and Fiction

By Goode, John

London: Vision Press,. Hardback. 205pp. On the Victorian novelist. Maroon boards with gilt titles to spine. A little rubbed. Hint of sunning to spine. Very good copy. . Hardcover. 1978.

$10.51

Tolstoy: The Comprehensive Vision
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Tolstoy: The Comprehensive Vision

By Greenwood, E. B.

London: Methuen,. Paperback. 184pp. Hint of rubbing. Hint of sunning. Good+, sound copy . Paperback. 1980.

$3.28

Hardy of Wessex: His Life and Literary career
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Hardy of Wessex: His Life and Literary career

By Weber, Carl J.

London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 323pp. Black and white frontis. Maroon boards with gilt titles to spine. Tanned to white areas of dust wrapper especially the spine. Very good+ copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1965.

$11.82

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