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The New University Wits and the End of Modernism
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The New University Wits and the End of Modernism

By O'Connor, William Van

Carbondale: South Illinois University Press. 168pp. Includes chapters on Philip Larkin, John Wain, Iris Murdoch, Kingsley Amis, as well as a study in the  shift of literary conventions. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine. A little faded and bumped to spine ends, and edges. Dust wrapper is much rubbed and a little baggy. Very good copy in good dust wrapper . Hardcover. Reprint. 1968.

$7.89

The Poetic Image: The Clark Lectures given at Cambridge in 1946
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The Poetic Image: The Clark Lectures given at Cambridge in 1946

By Day Lewis, C.

London: Jonathan Cape. Hardback. 157pp. Six lectures on images and imagery by Cecil Day Lewis. Rather rubbed to edges and bumped to pints. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. First Edition. 1947.

$5.26

Hugh MacDiarmid: A Festschrift
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Hugh MacDiarmid: A Festschrift

By Duvall, K. D. and Sydney Goodsir Smith.

Edinburgh: K D Duvall,. Hardback. 221pp. 16 essays including contributions by Norman MacCaig, David Daiches, Maurice Lindsay, etc. Subjects include Scots, Gaelic, Marxism, nationalism, the Scottish renaissance, etc. Black and white frontis and further plates with nearly 30 photographs. Presumed to be a proof copy as binding is thin card with no titles. Heavily sunned to spine. Internally clean and neat. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1962.

$15.77

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

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.

$7.89

Rupert Brooke: A Reappraisal and Selection from his writings, some  hitherto unpublished
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Rupert Brooke: A Reappraisal and Selection from his writings, some hitherto unpublished

By Rogers, Timothy

London: Routledge, & Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 231pp. Covers a wide selection of his writing covering poetry, travel, letters, politics, philosophy, criticism and drama. An introduction and biographical chapter put Brooke's life in its Edwardian context. Black and white frontis. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Some scuff marks to cloth. Good+, sound copy . Hardcover. 1971.

$9.86

Rupert Brooke: A Biography
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Rupert Brooke: A Biography

By Hassall, Christopher

London: Faber & Faber,. Hardback. 557pp. Biography of the war poet. Red cloth with black label and gilt titles to spine. Faded to spine. Bumped to one corner. Good+, sound copy . Hardcover. First edition. 1964.

$13.14

In Defense of Reason
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In Defense of Reason

By Winters, Yvor

London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 611pp. Includes essays from the American poet's works of literary criticism: Primitivism and Decadence, Maule's Curse and The Anatomy of Nonsense. Green cloth with silver titles to spine are neat. Very good+ copy. . Hardcover. 1960.

$11.83

Situation de la Poésie
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Situation de la Poésie

By Maritain, Jacques et Raïssa Maritain

Desclée de Brouwer,. Paperback. 166pp. TEXT IN FRENCH. Thin paper binding. Heavily tanned. A little rubbed. Some aplash or water marks to spine. Very good copy. . Paperback. 1938.

$5.26

Auden: A Collection of Critical Essays
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Auden: A Collection of Critical Essays

By Spears, Monroe K. (editor)

New Jersey: Spectrum / Prentice Hall,. Paperback. 184pp. Twentieth Century Views series. Somewhat rubbed. Sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1964.

$3.29

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

W. H. Auden: An Introductory Essay
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W. H. Auden: An Introductory Essay

By Hoggart, Richard

London: Chatto & Windus,. Hardback. 256pp. Black and white frontis. Cloth is rather age darkened with pale tan label to spine and gilt titles. Somewhat rubbed to spine ends. Very good- copy. . Hardcover. 1951.

$9.20

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.

$2.63

Professing Poetry
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Professing Poetry

By Wain, John

London: Macmillan,. 396pp. Based on the first nine lectures John Wain gave as Oxford Professor of Poetry. Some rubbing to edge of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is creased to edges and inner flaps. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. First edition. 1977.

$10.51

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.

$13.14

Llareggub Revisited: Dylan Thomas and the state of modern poetry
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Llareggub Revisited: Dylan Thomas and the state of modern poetry

By Holbrook, David

London: Bowes,. Hardback. 255pp. Unevenly sunned to red boards and spine. Sound and generally neat. Good copy . Hardcover. 1962.

$7.89

W. B. Yeats: Man and Poet
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W. B. Yeats: Man and Poet

By Jeffares, A. Norman

London: Routledge,. Paperback. 365pp. Small selection of black and white plates. Pages lightly tanned. Cream areas of wraps a little dusty and tanned. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1966.

$5.26

Beyond the Labyrinth: A Study of Edwin Muir's Poetry
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Beyond the Labyrinth: A Study of Edwin Muir's Poetry

By Wiseman, Christopher

British Colombia: Sono Nis Press,. Hardback. 252pp. Pale blue boards with black titles to spine; black has rather smudged. Dust wrapper is sunned to spine and unevenly to front and back. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1978.

$13.14

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