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The Portable Ring Lardner

by Seldes, Gilbert (editor)

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
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New York: The Viking Press, 1946. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 16mo. Orig. yellow cloth. All edges green. vii, 756 pp. Spine tilted. Sticker ghots to rear pastedown. Dust jacket price clipped, worn to extremities. In Lardner, as Seldes points out, we had our most effective instance of the popular writer who had genius. During his lifetime he… Read more
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Northern Review of Writing and the Arts in Canada, Volume 5 No. 1

by Sutherland, John (managing editor)

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
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$24.53

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Montreal: First Statement Press, 1951. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. October-November 1951. Original tan card wraps, staple binding. 49 pp., [3]. Some soiling and light foxing to covers, creasing to joints, rubbing to spine ends, bump to lower corner.
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Stories from Hakluyt

by Wilson, Richard (editor)

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Minotavros Books
Published
1947
Condition
Near Fine
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$22.08

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Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd, 1947. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Orig. blue wrappers, staple bound. v, 115 pp. Some sunning and light staining to covers, rubbing to extremities, creasing to joints. Ink ownership inscription to inside front cover. Richard Hakluyt was an English writer who promoted the idea of… Read more
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Le Satiricon

by Petrone [Gaius Petronius]; Ernout, Alfred (editor and translator)

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$31.07

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Paris: Societe D'Edition Les Belles Lettres, 1969. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Text in French and Latin. Orig. orange card wraps. Roughly cut edges. 213 pp., [3]. Spine and extremities sunned, some creasing and a few stains to covers, spine creased and slightly tilted.
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The Advanced Book of Reading Lessons, Forming a Supplement to The Fourth and Fifth Reading Books Of the Authorized Series

by Council of Public Instruction for Ontario [authorized by]

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Published
1871
Condition
Near Fine
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$81.77

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Toronto: James Campbell & Son, 1871. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. Orig. red cloth, blind stamped with Canadian Series of School Books device to boards. Unlettered spine. viii, 483 pp. Cloth is faded, rubbed at extremities. Foxing to edges of text block and to Introduction page. A textbook with dozens of short excerpts for reading instruction. … Read more
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The Pirate

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Near Fine
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$26.17

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 18mo. [n.d., ca. 19--?] New Century Library, The Works of Sir Walter Scott Volume XIII. Orig. blue cloth, gilt titling and leaf design to spine. 582 pp., [3] plate illustrations. Light bumping and rubbing to extremities. Foxing to edges of text block.
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The Origins Of European Thought about the Body, the Mind, the Soul, the World, Time, and Fate

by Onians, R.B.

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
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$65.42

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. xviii,583 pp. Sunning and light creasing to spine, some darkening to outer edges of corners. Some light staining to fore edge. Ink ownership inscription to ffep. This remarkable work of scholarship sought to deal with the very roots of European civilization and thought: the fundamental beliefs… Read more
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Coleridge and Wordsworth: Select Poems

by Coleridge, [Samuel Taylor]; Wordsworth, [William]; Edgar, Pelham (editor)

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Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
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$32.71

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Toronto: Morang & Co., Ltd, 1905. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Morang's Modern Text-Books. Orig. blue cloth, black stamped titling. 244 pp. [2] B&W plates (portraits of Coleridge & Wordsworth). Light fading to spine. Ink ownership inscription to flyleaf. Slight age toning to edges of pages.
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European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages

by Curtius, Ernst Robert

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Published
1953
Condition
Fine
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$40.89

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1953. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Bollingen Series XXXVI. Black and blue cloth. xv, [2], 662 pp. Very small spots of wear to corners. Ink ownership inscription to ffep, offsetting to endpapers. Fine overall.
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The Rapids

by Sullivan, Alan

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Minotavros Books
Published
1922
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
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Toronto: The Copp Clark Company Ltd, 1922. 1st Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. Orig, green pictorial publisher's cloth. 337 pp. Spine sunned, stained, and bumped at ends. Some discolouration to joints. Scuffs to rear board. Some light bubbling to cloth and a stain to front board. Damp staining to fore edge of some pages near… Read more
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Late Medieval Scots Poetry: A Selection from The Makars and Their Heirs Down to 1610

by Scott, Tom

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Minotavros Books
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$36.80

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London: Heinemann, 1967. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Orig. black cloth. vii, 207 pp. B&W frontis. Bruise to spine head, else fine. Erratum slip to copyright page.
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Evergreen Review Volume 3 Number 9

by Rosset, Barney [editor]

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Grove Press, 1959. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Summer 1959. Soft cover. 224 pp. B&W illustrations, Creasing to joints and lower corner of front cover. Foxing to top edge of text block. Stain to tail edge. A few small stains to interior. Features contributions from Henry Miller, Samuel Beckett, Denise Levertov, and many more.
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Evergreen Review Volume 5 Number 16

by Rosset, Barney [editor]

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
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$16.35

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New York: Evergreen Review Inc, 1961. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Grosz, George. 8vo. January-February 1961. Soft cover.122 pp., [6]. B&W illustrations. Light rubbing to extremities, a few creases to covers. Features an excerpt from Burroughs' Naked Lunch, Berlin Impressions by Gregory Corso, six drawings from George Grosz, and more.
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Evergreen Review Volume 6 Number 22

by Rosset, Barney [editor]

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
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New York: Evergreen Review Inc, 1962. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 122 pp. B&W photos. Light creasing and bubbing to spine, else fine. Feautres contributions from Samuell Beckett, Pablo Neruda, William Burroughs, Gregory Corso, and more.
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Evergreen Review Volume 4 Number 11

by Rosset, Barney [editor]

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Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Grove Press, 1960. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. January-February 1960. Soft cover. 196 pp. B&W photos. Light rubbing to extremities, creasing to corners of front cover.
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Evergreen Review Volume 6 Number 25

by Rosset, Barney [editor]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Evergreen Review Inc, 1962. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. July-August 1962. Soft cover. 128 pp. B&W photos. Rubbing to joints, else fine. The Statement in Support of the Freedom to Read Issue, whose cover begins a letter in support of the recent decision in favour of Henry Miller's Tropic of Cancer.
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The Cambridge Companion to Old English Literature

by Godden, Malcom and Michael Lapidge [editors]

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. xv, 298 pp. Some light creasing and bumping to corners, else fine. This book introduces students to English literature of the Anglo-Saxon period, from 600 to 1066, in a collection of fifteen specially commissioned essays.
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The Book of Durrow: A Medieval Masterpiece at Trinity College Dublin

by Meehan, Bernard

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
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Dublin: Town House and Country House, 1996. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo (royal). Soft cover. 94 pp. Colour illustration throughout. Bruise to lower corner of front cover and first few pages, slight sunning to spine. Creasing and chipping to upper corner of pp. 52-56. The Book of Durrow is an early medieval Gospel book decorated with carpet pages and… Read more
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Mediaeval Culture: An Introduction to Dante and His Times [2 Vol]

by Vossler, Karl

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
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$102.21

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New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co, 1966. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Full blue cloth. Volume One: x, 354 pp. Bruise to spine head. Volume Two: ix, 454 pp. Spine slightly tilted. Both volumes sunned to spines. Dust jackets are clipped to corners of flaps but original price intact. Both jackets sunned to spine and extremities, a… Read more
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William Shakespeare

by Holden, Anthony

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Minotavros Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Little, Brown, and Company, 1999. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full brown cloth. B&W pictorial endpapers. 367 pp., [16] pp. photo plates (8 pp. in colour) + B&W illustration in text. Dust jacket is lightly bumped at extremities, else fine in fine jacket.
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