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Collected Short Stories of E.m. Forster

By Forster, E.M

London: Penguiin, 1984. fair condition, a little shelworn.. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. A Format Paperback.

$2.65

Tunc

By Durrell, Lawrence

London: Faber, 1975. shelfwear, binding good, pages clean, inscription on FEP, otherwise good. Reissue. Trade Paperback. Good/No Jacket. B Format Paperback.

$3.32

Narziss And Goldmund

By Hesse, Hermann

London: Peter Owen, 1970. Grey cloth with red titles to spine, unclipped slightly shelfworn DJ, the DJ has a slightly darkened spine . and the white background to the rear panel is slightly dulled. The biniding of the book is very good, pages are bright and clean. Top page edges have a few spots. Set in medieval Germany and taking as its basic theme the significance of the mother in human destiny, it is the story of Goldmund's journey into life and his search for its meaning. His sensual and artistic satisfactions are shown in contrast to the spiritual peace of the monk, Narziss, who helps him towards self-realisation. A great novel.. Fifth Impression. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.53

Peter Camenzind

By Hesse, Hermann

London: Peter Owen, 1980. ex-library with usual marks and stamps. In original dustwrapper, illustration by Keith Cunningham, white and black, with red lettering, with shelfwear. Decorative epp. Translated from German by W.J. Strachan. Describes the adolescence and early life of an artist, and his attempt to understand his creative talent. Fourth Impression. Cloth. Good/G. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$6.63

Seven for a Secret a Love Story

By Webb, Mary

London: Jonathan Cape, 1929. with an introduction by Robert Lynd. Green cloth with gilt titles. Exterior good , spine is dulled and lowest edge is bumped. Pages at rear top edge have a small mark. Binding good and pages bright.. Reissue. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$2.65

D.H.Lawrence - Selected Poems

By Lawrence, D. H.

London: Penguin, 1954. good early copy the D.H.Lawrence edition in the The Penguin Poets edition. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$2.65

Inspector Imanishi Investigates
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Inspector Imanishi Investigates

By Matsumoto, Seicho

New York: Soho Press Inc., 1989. really nice copy f this classic detective story. . First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$3.98

Collected Short Stories of E.m. Forster

By Forster, E.M

London: London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1919, 1947. Fair. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Green cloth, sunned at top and bottom of spine where the dustjacket has been torn. Dustjacket now protected by cover has edge wear and some small tears. Otherwise in good condition.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.53

Chaucer and the Fifteenth Century

By Bennett, H. S.

London: Oxford at the Clarendon Press,, 1947 Volume 11 (part 1) of The Oxford History of English Literature. Dark blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Some minor foxing on front endpaper. Binding is tight and pages clean and bright. A study of the work of one of the greatest medieval authors, resurveying the fifteenth century in the light of the scholarship of the early and mid-20th C. A fascinating text !

$19.90

The Political and Social Ideas of Jules Verne
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The Political and Social Ideas of Jules Verne

By Chesneaux, Jean

London: Thames and Hudson, 1972. With 41 illustrations from Verne's novels, orange cloth in very good++ condition. pictorial d/w is near fine with a little rubbing and chipping. Translated by Thomas Wikeley.224 pages incl index, notes & bibliography. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Various. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.90

Malcom

By Macdonald, George

London: Cassell and Co, 1927. The 1927 reissue - black cloth with gilt text on spine. Cloth spine split from top to bottom. ex-lib with stamps and REP bookplate. But even in this damaged state this is still a rare and exceptional example of Scottish literature.. Reissue. Cloth. Poor/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$6.63

Arthurian Romances

By Troyes, Chretien De

London: Dent - Everyman, 1982. Introduction by D.D.R. Owen translated by W.W. Comfort... binind good pages a little cream coloured. nice copy. Paperback. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$1.99

Of Human Bondage

By Maugham, W.Somerset

Garden City, NY: International Collectors Lbrary, 1936. green decorative vellum, gilt titles and pattern. gilt top page edges. Decorative endpapers. binding good and pages clean. Maugham's classic novel. Reprint. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.63

Samuel Johnson an Analysis

By Hinnant, Charles H.

London: Macmillan, 1988. A near fine copy, grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, unclipped DJ with a slightly sunned spine. A reexamination centering on Samuel Johnson's review of 'a free inquiry into the nature and origin of evil' - nice Johnsonian bookplate on the front pastedown.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.26