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White Woman Speaks with Forked Tongue: Criticism as Autobiography
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White Woman Speaks with Forked Tongue: Criticism as Autobiography

By Ward Jouve, Nicole

Routledge, 1991 Routledge, 1991. 212 pages. Bookseller's price written in pencil on first page. Spine uncreased, although chipped and bumped at edges. Entire book slightly curled, due to storage. Back cover a little yellowed and marked, both front and back covers have small indentations. Indentations (previous owner's writing) on front cover, but only visible when held up light. Top of spine bumped. Book otherwise in good condition, and pages all clean and tightly bound. Author's observations and insights on women's writing - and suggests a new direction for feminist criticism. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$11.48

Oeuvres Completes (Complete Works)
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Oeuvres Completes (Complete Works)

By Genet, Jean

Gallimard, 1968 Gallimard, 1968. Paperback with stiff paper cover. 276 pages. Previous owner / booksellers notes in pencil on first page. Sticker on back cover. Entire book - including cover and spine - very yellowed and foxing to all pages. One reading crease on spine. Pages well-worn but all clean and tightly bound. Collection of works from the French novelist, writer and political activist. Please note - this entire volume is in French.. Good/No Jacket.

$16.51

Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture
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Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture

By Trotsky, Leon

Pathfinder Press, 1998 252 pages. Book cover has some light scuffing and scratching and small indentations. Cover is a little stained, and has some bumping to edges and corners. Spine is a little stained, but uncreased. Pages have some marking to edges, and are slightly bumped at corners. Pages have a water stain to bottoms, and are slightly creased due to water stains. Pages tightly bound. Collection of writings in which Trotsky discusses art, literature, capitalist decline, working class struggles and culture - and the place of art 'in building a new, socialist society.'. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

100
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100

By Drummond, Bill

Penkiln Burn, 2012 Penkiln Burn, 2012. Book new and unread. Limited edition print run of 1000 copies. 100 answers to 100 interview questions given to Bill Drummond after he decided to experiment with the interview process. The books formed a sculpture at a handful of locations, including here at News from Nowhere, which got smaller as the books were sold. . Limited Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.

$143.55

100

By Drummond, Bill

Penkiln Burn, 2012 Penkiln Burn, 2012. Book new and unread. Limited edition print run of 1000 copies. 100 answers to 100 interview questions given to Bill Drummond after he decided to experiment with the interview process. The books formed a sculpture at a handful of locations, including here at News from Nowhere, which got smaller as the books were sold. . Limited Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.

$143.55

Karl Marx: Biographical Memoirs

By Liebknecht, Wilhelm

London: Journeyman Press, 1975 Journeyman Press, 1975. 181 pages. Book overall in good condition but quite discoloured with age. Edges are a little stained and foxed and front cover has a couple of creases. Binding is tight and spine is uncreased but has a small patch where it has been scuffed. Memoirs of the authors friendship with Marx over many years. . Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

$14.36

Glimpses of Iqbal's Mind and Thought: Brief Lectures on Iqbal Delivered at London, Cambridge and Oxford

By Bilgrami, Dr H.H.

Lahore, Pakistan: Ashraf Press, 1966 110 pages. Dustcover is very worn - creased and faded, and yellowed - and has some foxing. Dustcover is torn a little at edges, and bumped and creased at edges. Inside of front and back cover is yellowed and faded and has some staining. Pages are yellowed and have some foxing to edges, and a few are a little marked. Previous owner's inscription written in ink on top corner of first page: 'ex HAN, Karachi, June '68'. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of six lectures on the writings of the Islamic poet Iqbal. . Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$28.71

Essentially Speaking: Feminism, Nature and Difference
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Essentially Speaking: Feminism, Nature and Difference

By Fuss, Diana

London: Routledge, 1990 Routledge, 1990. 144 pages. Book is in excellent condition. No damage to pages, covers, edges or spine. Dust jacket has a few rips. Previous owners name written inside first page. Using a feminist poststructuralist perspective, Fuss addresses the strengths and limitations of both essentialism and constructionism. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair.

$20.81

Nineteeth-Century American Women Writers: An Anthology
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Nineteeth-Century American Women Writers: An Anthology

By Kilcup, Karen L.

Blackwell Publishers, 1997 Blackwell Publishers, 1997. 601 pages. Book in very good condition - spine unbroken, cover clean and aside from light scuffing and a couple of slight creases, undamaged. Pages all clean and neat. Please note - this book is quite large and heavy, so the postage costs may be high - please contact us if you would like more details. Anthology celebrating the work of acclaimed nineteenth century women writers. Collection of writings on journalism, poetry, humour, verses, fiction extracts and more. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$7.18

CLR James's 80th Birthday Lectures

By Howe, Darcus & Busby, Margaret (Eds.)

London: Race Today Publications , 1984 Race Today Publications, 1984. 72 pages. Book is in good condition. Covers are yellowed with age but pages are clean and binding is intact. Spine is uncreased. Three lectures that were delivered in 1981 at Kingsway Princeton College in London. 1. Socialism or Barbarism. 2. Britain and America: Two English Speaking Democracies. 3. Immigrants To Britain: Formerly Colonial Peoples. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$20.10

The Nonsexist Wordfinder: a Dictionary of Gender-free Usage

By Maggio, Rosalie

Beacon Press , 1989 Beacon Press, 1989. 210 pages. Book is in very good condition.Pages and covers are yellowed with age but clean, neat and tightly bound.Spine is uncreased. Gives nonsexist substitutes for sexist terms and suggests when to exclude certain terms altogether. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

Realism, Writing, Disfiguration: On Thomas Eakins and Stephen Crane
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Realism, Writing, Disfiguration: On Thomas Eakins and Stephen Crane

By Fried, Michael

University of Chicago Press, 1989 University of Chicago Press, 1989. 215 pages. Pages in good, clean condition. Spine faded and creased but binding intact. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

The Collected Works of Langston Hughes: Volume 10 - Fight for Freedom and Other Writings on Civil Rights
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The Collected Works of Langston Hughes: Volume 10 - Fight for Freedom and Other Writings on Civil Rights

By Hughes, Langston

University of Missouri Press, 2001 272 pages. Ex-library book. Dustcover is protected by plastic library cover. Cover is a little scuffed and scratched. Two library classification stickers on spine and back of dustcover. Library stamp, a library classification sticker and a library barcode sticker are stuck on the first page. Library stamp across the top edges of the pages. Pages have some marking and wear to edges, but are tightly bound and neatly cut. Volume 10 in a collection of writings by the American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. Ex-Library.

$28.64

Women's Fiction Between the Wars: Mothers, Daughters and Writing

By Ingman, Heather

Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1998 Edinburgh University Press, 1998. 180 pages. Book is in excellent condition - no damage to edges, pages, covers or spine. Examination of the parallels between inter-war women writers and inter-war women psychoanalysts.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket.

$14.36

The Straight Mind and Other Essays

By Wittig, Monique

Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1992 Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1992. 107 pages. Book is in very good condition - has slight bumping to top corner of book and a small crease at that corner of the cover. Other than that, everything is clean and neat and binding is tight. Foreword by Louise Turcotte. A collection of Wittig's literary, theoretical, political and feminist writings. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$19.38

Cross Currents in English Literature of the Seventeenth Century

By Grierson, Herbert

Peregrine Books, 1966 320 pages. Previous owner's name written in ink on inside of first page and on inside of front cover. Pages are yellowed and have some foxing, particularly to edges. Cover is a little creased and marked and bumped, and has some indentations. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Traces 'the interaction of the three main elements - the world, the flesh and the spirit' across the literature of the Seventeenth Century.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$16.51

Breaking the Silence

South Africa: Fanele (Jacana Media), 2009 135 pages compilation of poetry, short stories and essays from POWA Women's writing competition 2008. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.48

The Way Back: George Moore's The Untilled Field & The Lake

By Welch, Robert (Ed.)

Wolfhound Press, 1982 140 pages. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Cover has some light scuffing and scratching and corners are a little bumped. Page 127 / 128 is very badly creased. All other pages are clean, neat and tightly bound - although a little yellowed. An appraisal of Irish writer George Moore's significant fiction writing. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$12.92

Reflections: Nigerian Prose and Verse

By Ademola, Frances (Editor)

Lagos: African Universities Press, 1962 123 pages. Cover is very tanned with age, and is stained at the back, and a little scuffed. Edges and corners are bumped and corners are a little creased. Spine is stained and bumped/chipped at edges. Previous owner has written some notes in pencil on first page, which have then been rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are stained along bottom edges, and creased at corners. Pages are yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of writings and poetry from Nigeria. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$13.64

Goethe Und Das Alte Testament

By Deutschlander, Leo

Frankfurt: Omonuth-Verlag, 1923 199 pages. Cover is worn, a little scuffed and a little marked. Spine is very worn and marked, and top and bottom bumped. Small tear in the spine's binding. Pages are very yellowed with age and have some foxing to edges. Previous owner's name written in pencil on first page. Note written in pencil on inside of back cover. First and last pages have torn away a little from the binding, but other pages all intact and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Text all in German. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$38.76

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