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cover of Creative Oxford: Its Influence on Victorian Literature

Creative Oxford: Its Influence on Victorian Literature

by William S. Knickerbocker

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1925
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Syracus, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Signed by Author. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. SIGNED by the author at first free endpaper, being warmly inscribed to William Baldwin. Blue cloth boards are discolored to white at top edge near spine and extensive at bottom edges and… Read more
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cover of Nosferatu

Nosferatu

by Shepard, Jim

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1998
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New York: ALfred A. Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Signed by Author. SIGNED by the author at title page, this being a fine and accessible biography of the Director of Nosferatu, F.W. Murnau. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither… Read more
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cover of The Colophon: a quarterly for bookmen, New Series

The Colophon: a quarterly for bookmen, New Series

by Adler, Elmer, Alfred Stanford and Jhn T. Winterich, eds

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Published
1935
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New York: The Pynson Press, for The Colophon, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Fine looking exemplar of the first volume of the New Series of the influential house organ for bookmen (and women) everywhere, with articles about Burt Emmett (by Sherwood Anderson), about America's bibles, about Herman Melville (by Oscar Wegelin), and about Alexandre Dumas George Eliot,… Read more
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cover of Personal Remarks

Personal Remarks

by Strong, L.A.G

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1953
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New York: Liveright Pub Co, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Orange cloth boards, rubbed gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate wear and chipping to tips and spine head and… Read more
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cover of Sam Hanna Bell: A Biography

Sam Hanna Bell: A Biography

by McMahon, Sean

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1999
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First Edition
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Belfast, Ireland: Blackstaff Press, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of,… Read more
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cover of Kafka's Other Trial: the Letters to Felice

Kafka's Other Trial: the Letters to Felice

by Canetti, Elias

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1974
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New York: Shocken Books, 1974. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. A fine collection of letters from Franz Kafka to his fiance, Felice Bauer the breakup with which allegedly spurred him on to write The Trial. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor… Read more
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cover of The Loves of Franz Kafka

The Loves of Franz Kafka

by Glatzer, Nahum N

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1986
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New York: Schocken Books, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. A short, accessible, fascinating account of the general and specific absence of romantic loves in the life of Franz Kafka. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright… Read more
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cover of Flaubert's Dictionary of Accepted Ideas

Flaubert's Dictionary of Accepted Ideas

by Flaubert, Gustave; Jacques Barzun, ed. and translator

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1954
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Very Good
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First English Edition
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New York: New Directions, 1954. First English Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The castigation of the cliche." From age nine, says the dust jacket, Gustave Flaubert began keeping a journal of sorts in which he wrote down the cliche, the platitude, the borrowed, and the insubstantial idea. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips,… Read more
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cover of Virginia Woolf, Life and London: A Biography of Place

Virginia Woolf, Life and London: A Biography of Place

by Wilson, Jean Moorcroft

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1988
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. McDermid, Leonard. Augmented with some lovely illustrations from Leonard McDermid of many of the houses in which the brilliant British writer lived and worked. A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only… Read more
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cover of Midnight Dreary: the mysterious death of Edgar Allan Poe

Midnight Dreary: the mysterious death of Edgar Allan Poe

by Walsh, John Evangeline

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1998
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New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Completely engrossing medical biography. From the publisher's blurb: "While traveling alone from Richmond, Virginia, to New York City, Poe disappeared for nearly a week. When seen again he was terribly drunk and nearly dead in Baltimore. In the hospital, four days later, after periods… Read more
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cover of You Are Not I: a portrait of Paul Bowles

You Are Not I: a portrait of Paul Bowles

by Dillon, Millicent

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1998
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Berkeley, California: University of California, Berkeley, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A full and due homage to the elusive writer-composer Paul Bowles, who left the United States in 1947 to live permanently in Morocco. The author was a friend of Jane Bowles, the subject's late wife. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean… Read more
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cover of Proust's Way: A Field Guide to In Search of Lost Time

Proust's Way: A Field Guide to In Search of Lost Time

by Shattuck, Roger

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2000
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New York: W.W. Norton, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. The author is a renowned literary critic and art historian, and winner of The National Book Award for non-fiction. A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not… Read more
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cover of Malcolm Lowry and the Voyage That Never Ends

Malcolm Lowry and the Voyage That Never Ends

by Miller, David

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1976
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London: Enitharmon Press, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. A fine and probing analysis of three of Malcolm Lowry's novels and several poems, and with two illustrations. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very… Read more
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cover of Scattered Portions: William Blake's Biological Symbolism

Scattered Portions: William Blake's Biological Symbolism

by BAINE, Rodney M

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1986
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Athens, Georgia: Rodney M. Baine, Department of English, University of Georgia, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bound in bright red cloth, sharp and distinct lettering to spine. Bright and shiny… Read more
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cover of A Partisan View: Five Decades of the Literary Life

A Partisan View: Five Decades of the Literary Life

by Phillips, William

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Published
1983
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New York: Stein and Day, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. White paper over boards, blue cloth-backed, with gilt lettering to spine and facsimile signature to front cover. Bright and shiny… Read more
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cover of Leonid Andreyev: A Critical Study

Leonid Andreyev: A Critical Study

by Kaun, Alexander

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Published
1924
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Author. SIGNED by the author, this being the published version of his Ph.D. dissertation, at first free endpaper, "To Constance and Spencer, in mymory of an adventurous voyage. Januar, 1927, A.K." Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, bound in rust-colored cloth, with unbruised tips,… Read more
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