Literary Criticism from Karen Wickliff - Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

A RECOGNIZABLE IMAGE : William Carlos Williams on Art and Artists

by Williams, William Carlos; Dijkstra, Bram (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780811207041
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
New Directions, 1978. 268pp. Tan cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, b&w illustrations, A RECOGNIZABLE IMAGE : William Carlos Williams on Art and Artists, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

On the Poetry of Allen Ginsberg

by Hyde, Lewis (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780472063536
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
University of Michigan Press, 1984. 462pp. Trade paperback, VG, no names or markings, bibliography, footnotes, b&w photos, Critical look at Allen Ginsberg's poetry, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50
No cover image available

A HISTORY OF READING

by Manguel, Alberto

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780143126713
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Penguin, 2014. 372pp. Trade paperback, VG, owners name on two pages, small remainder dot on bottom page edge, 2014 reprint of the 1997 edition, new introduction, index, chapter notes, illustrations and photos, A History of Reading, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

MONET, NARCISSUS, AND SELF REFLECTION : The Modernist Myth of the Self

by Levine, Steven Z.

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780226475448
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
University of Chicago Press, 1994. 369pp. Trade paperback, VG, index, bibliography, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, MONET, NARCISSUS, AND SELF REFLECTION : The Modernist Myth of the Self, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

Reflexions on Poetry & Poetics

by Nemerov, Howard

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813507279
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Rutgers, 1972. 233pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing along edges, brown stain on underside of jacket along lower spine edge, price clipped, First Edition, no names or markings, Collection of twenty-six essays, Reflexions on Poetry & Poetics, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

THE REALM OF RHETORIC

by Perelman, Chaim; Kluback, William (translator)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780268016050
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
University of Notre Dame Press, 1982. 185pp. Trade paperback, VG, owner name on front end page and title page, embossed on contents page, index, chapter notes, Theory of Rhetoric, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

FIGURES OF DISSENT : Critical Essays on Fish, Spivak, Zizek and Others

by Eagleton, Terry

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781859846674
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
Verso, 2003. 272pp. Black cloth spine and dark gray boards, DJ VG, owner name embossed on half title page, ink name on title page, In this collection of more than a decade of such bracing criticism, Eagleton comes face to face with Stanley Fish, Gayatri Spivak, Slavoj Zizek, Edward Said, and even David Beckham, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

STEPHEN KING

by Bloom, Harold (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780791061787
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Chelsea House, 2002. 124pp. Hardback with glossy boards, EX-LIB, minimal markings, index, Combination of biography and criticism of Stephen King, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

DRYDEN TO JOHNSON, The New History of Literature Volume 4

by Lonsdale, Roger (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780872261280
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
New York, Peter Bedrick Books, 1987. 450pp. Red hardback with DJ, index, volume 4 of 10 in series, A critical examination of a collection of essays, Very Good, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

THE LITERARY WORKS OF MATTHEW PRIOR Volume One Only

by Wright, H. Bunker (editor); Spears, Monroe K. (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Oxford / Clarendon, 1959. 722pp. Large heavy blue cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, VOLUME ONE ONLY, upper front corner tip slightly bumped, few pages have pencil underlining and marks in margins, The literary works of Matthew Prior, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

PAPA : An Intimate Biography of Mark Twain By His Thirteen Year Old Daughter

by Clemens, Susy; Neider, Charles (editor)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780385232456
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
Doubleday, 1985. 236pp. Hardback, DJ has light rubbing and tiny tears along edges and tape on flaps, stated First Printing, b&w photos, An intimate biography of Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) by his daughter Susy, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

MYSTERIUM AND MYSTERY : The Clerical Crime Novel

by Spencer, William David

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780835719360
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
UMI Research Press, 1989. 344pp. Black cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, EX-school-LIB, no markings in text, indices, bibliography, footnotes, MYSTERIUM AND MYSTERY : The Clerical Crime Novel, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

GOTHIC TRADITIONS AND NARRATIVE TECHNIQUES IN THE FICTION OF EUDORA WELTY

by Weston, Ruth D.

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780807118979
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Louisiana State University Press, 1994. 202pp. Tan cloth hardback, DJ VG, index, bibliography, footnotes, Gothic traditions and narrative techniques in the fiction of Eudora Welty, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF AMERICAN REALISM

by Kaplan, Amy

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780226424293
Item Price
$16.50

Show Details

Description:
University of Chicago Press, 1988. 187pp. Brown cloth hardback, DJ VG with wear along upper spine edge, no names or markings, index, chapter notes, The Social Construction of American Realism, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.50
No cover image available

THE SPY STORY

by Cawelti, John G.; Rosenberg, Bruce A.

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780226098685
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
University of Chicago, 1987. 259pp. Red cloth hardback with DJ, VG, index, Literary criticism, Explores the social, political and artistic sources of the secret agent's wide appeal in mysteries and thrillers, in books and films, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

VENTRILOQUIZED BODIES : Narratives of Hysteria in Nineteenth Century France

by Beizer, Janet

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780801481420
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Cornell, 1994. 295pp. Trade paperback, VG, First Printing, index, bibliography, footnotes, b&w illustrations, VENTRILOQUIZED BODIES : Narratives of Hysteria in Nineteenth Century France, . First Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

THE IMPERIAL SELF : An Essay in American Literary and Cultural History

by Anderson, Quentin

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394414584
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
Alfred A Knopf, 1971. c.280pp. Blue cloth hardback, top and bottom cover edges slightly faded, DJ VG with a couple tiny tears and price clipped, First Edition, index, chapter notes, appendix, THE IMPERIAL SELF : An Essay in American Literary and Cultural History, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00
No cover image available

PROFESSIONAL SECRETS : An Autobiography of Jean Cocteau

by Cocteau, Jean; Phelps, Robert; Howard, Richard (translator)

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$18.50

Show Details

Description:
Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1970. 331pp. Yellow cloth spine with green boards, DJ VG with spine edge slightly sun faded, First Printing, sources and asides, b&w photos and illustrations, PROFESSIONAL SECRETS : An Autobiography of Jean Cocteau, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$18.50
No cover image available

THE OCEAN, THE BIRD, AND THE SCHOLAR : Essays on Poets and Poetry

by Vendler, Helen

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
2015
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780674736566
Item Price
$16.50

Show Details

Description:
Harvard, 2015. 444pp. Black cloth hardback with DJ, VG, First Printing, index, chapter notes, "examines the work of a broad range of nineteenth- and twentieth-century English, Irish, and American poets", . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.50
No cover image available

REVISING MYTHOLOGIES : The Composition of Thoreau's Major Works

by Adams, Stephen; Ross Jr., Donald

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780813911854
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
University Press of Virginia, 1988. 271pp. Gray cloth hardback with DJ, VG, index, chronologies, footnotes, REVISING MYTHOLOGIES : The Composition of Thoreau's Major Works, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00