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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.

$12.13

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.

$12.80

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.

$4.04

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.

$6.74

The Good Kipling: Studies in the Short Story

By Gilbert, Elliot L.

Manchester: Manchester University Press ,. Hardback. 216pp. Brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Boards and contents are very neat. very neat. Dust wrapper is somewhat sunned particularly to spine. Near fine copy in good + dw. . Hardcover. 1972.

$13.47

Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic  Works.
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Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic Works.

By Sharps, John Geoffrey.

Sussex: Linden Press,. 693pp. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Slightly bumped to one and to top and tail of spine. Small tear to tail of spine and corresponding tear in dust wrapper. Good copy in good dw. . Hardcover. First edition. 1970.

$14.15

Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic  Works
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Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic Works

By Sharps, John Geoffrey

Sussex: Linden Press,. Hardback. 693pp. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Slightly bumped to one and to top and tail of spine. Slight mark to fore-edge otherwise very clean and bright. Near fine copy in near fine dust wrapper. . Hardcover. First edition. 1970.

$16.17

Anthony Trollope
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Anthony Trollope

By Cockshut, A. O. J.

London: Methuen,. Paperback. 256pp. University Paperbacks series. Somewhat creased to spine. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1968.

$2.69

Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic  Works
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Mrs. Gaskell's Observation and Invention: A Study of Her Non-Biographic Works

By Sharps, John Geoffrey

Sussex: Linden Press,. Hardback. 693pp. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Slightly bumped to one and to top and tail of spine. Worn through to board at top edge with corresponding wear to edge of dust wrapper. Good copy in good dw. . Hardcover. First edition. 1970.

$14.15

Erewhon : or Over the Range
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Erewhon : or Over the Range

By Butler, Samuel

London: Wordsworth,. Paperback. 188pp. Novel depicting a satirical utopia. Hint of tanning to pages. Very good copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1996.

$1.68

Erewhon : or Over the Range

By Butler, Samuel

London: Jonathan Cape,. Hardback. 316pp. Novel depicting a satirical utopia. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. A litle rubbed to spine ends else neat. Very good copy. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1928.

$2.69

Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon: Feminist, Artist and Rebel
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Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon: Feminist, Artist and Rebel

By Hirsch, Pam

London: Pimlico,. Paperback. 390pp. Biography of the founder of Girton College Cambridge and close friend of George Eliot. Two selections of black and white plates. A little creased to spine. Clean. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1999.

$6.74

Democracy and Reform 1815-1885
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Democracy and Reform 1815-1885

By Wright, D. G.

Harlow: Longman,. Paperback. 160pp. Seminar Studies in history series. Rubbed to edges. Ex-library with stamps etc. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. Ex-Library. 1970.

$3.37

The Cultivation of Hatred The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud
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The Cultivation of Hatred The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud

By Gay, Peter

London: Harper Collins,. Hardback. 685pp. From a Freudian point of view historian Peter Gay analyses the persistence of aggression throughout the Victorian period. Two selections of black and white plates. Lightly rubbed and rolled to top edge of dust wrapper, otherwise minimal wear. Near fine copy in very good dw . Hardcover. 1995.

$13.47

The Making of Charles Dickens
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The Making of Charles Dickens

By Hibbert, Christopher

London: Book Club Associates,. Hardback. 321pp. Biographical study of the young Dickens and the relationship between his life and fiction.  A number of black and white plates with integral illustrations throughout. Book club edition. Light edge wear. Some dust soiling to dust wrapper. Very good copy in Good + dw. . Hardcover. Book Club. 1968.

$8.76

Poems & Ballads Second Series
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Poems & Ballads Second Series

By Swinburne, Algernon Charles

London: Chatto & Windus,. Hardback. 240pp + publisher's ads at rear. Victorian poetry. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. Patterned endpapers; rear free endpaper has been removed. Lightly rubbed. Cloth is very lightly spotted. Spine is slightly cocked. Good+, sound copy. . Hardcover. Fourth edition. 1884.

$9.43

Hard Times

By Dickens, Charles

London: Penguin,. Paperback. 328pp. Pages tanned. Rubbed to edges. Some minor marks externally. Binding is sound. Some pen annotation to text. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1969.

$2.02

The Journal of the William Morris Society Volume V Number 3 Winter 1983
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The Journal of the William Morris Society Volume V Number 3 Winter 1983

London: William Morris Society,. 44pp. Journal with article and book reviews on various aspects of Morris's life work, politics etc. Also includes 18pp annotated bibliography from 1978-1980. This issue's articles include: News from Nowhere in recent criticism; My Memories of Kelmscott by Marjorie Breakspear; and more. Stapled binding. Hint of rubbing. Slightly faded to spine edge. Very good copy. . Pamphlet. 1983.

$7.41

Dickens
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Dickens

By Dyson, A E (editor)

London: Macmillan,. Paperback. 288pp. From the Modern Judgements series, a selection of critical essays on the work of Charles Dickens. Somewhat browned. Binding is sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1968.

$3.37

Young Thomas Hardy

By Gittings, Robert

London: Penguin,. Paperback. 368pp. The first part of Gittings classic biography of the novelist and poet. Deals with the first 35 years of Hardy's life. Sunned to spine. Lightly rubbed. Pages tanned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1978.

$4.72

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