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Love and Friendship

by Bloom, Allan David

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Impression
ISBN
9780671891206
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Touchstone Books (Simon & Schuster), New York, 1993. Second Impression. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 750 g; 592 pages, indexed, in original paperback binding which is only slightly lifting at the outer edges. Written with erudition and incisiveness, this book is the author's searching examination of the basic human connections of love and… Read more
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Innocence and Experience: Essays on Contemporary Australian Children's Writers

by McVitty, Walter

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780170051873
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AU$14.68

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Nelson, Melbourne, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 600 g; VIII, 280 pages, last three pages blank, original dust jacket with author's photograph on rear flap. Each chapter has a small black-and-white photograph of the author being discussed. This book offers, for the first time, an in-depth appraisal of… Read more
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Tell-Tale Heart: The Life and Works of Edgar Allan Poe

by Symons, Julian

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571112593
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Faber & Faber, London, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 600 g; X, 260 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, and index. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. The top edge of the text block is slightly dusty, and the top edge of the dust jacket is ruffled. This book provides a completely fresh… Read more
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dangerous pilgrimages – trans-Atlantic mythologies and the novel

by Bradbury, Malcolm

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140243475
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Penguin, London, 1996. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, reading creases on the spine, internally clean, no annotations. "So this is a book about fictions: fictions that are in history and are about real things, but which have been raised up a little apart from them, as have the very ideas of America and of… Read more
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The Government of the Tongue The 1986 T. S. Eliot Memorial Lectures and Other Critical Writings

by Heaney, Seamus

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571147960
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Faber & Faber, London, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. the book is secondhand, the dustjacket has no damage, the book is internally clean and free of any annotations. In this thematically coherent book of critical essays selected from his prose writing since Preoccupations (1984), the author scrutinises the works of several poets, British… Read more
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Slip-Shod Sibyls: Recognition, Rejection and the Woman Poet

by Greer, Germaine

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Published
1995
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670849147
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Viking, London, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. acknowledgement, notes and index between pages 264 and 265 there are 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations (and one photograph). Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel… Read more
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Shakespeare: The Man and His Achievement

by Speaight, Robert

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780460042680
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J. M. Dent, London, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated and Photographic. List of illustrations, introduction by author, select bibliography, Shakespeare's genealogy and index. Dark red coloured end pages. Between pages 200 and 201 there are 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations and modern black-and-white photographs. Dark red coloured imitation… Read more
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The Cambridge Guide to English Literature

by Stapleton, Michael [ Nicolas Barker -- Consultant Editor ]

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521256476
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Cambridge University Press/ Newnes Books , Cambridge, England, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 1.835 kg.; XIV, 994 pages, last page blank, preface by author, foreword by Nicholas Barker, publisher's note. Pale gray coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with over 300 black-and-white illustrations across the entire time line of… Read more
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Mayan Letters (Cape Editions 17)

by Olson, Charles (Creeley, Robert - Editor)

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Jonathan Cape, London, 1968. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Preface to the first edition and selected bibliography. White coloured paperback binding with silver coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. "Charles… Read more
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A History of Modern Greek Literature

by Politis, Linos

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Published
1975
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
Reprint with Corrections
ISBN
9780198157212
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Oxford at The Clarendon Press, London, 1975. Reprint with Corrections. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. preface by author, not on transcription, introduction by author, appendix, chronological tables, selected bibliography and index. Dark gray coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with orange coloured titles to the… Read more
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Modern Irish Drama; A Norton Critical Edition

by Harrington, John P. -- Editor

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780393960631
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W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 1997. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 590 g.; XIV, 578 pages, last page blank, preface by editor, chronology and selected bibliography Black-and-white photographic front cover, showing The Abby Theatre, Dublin, with a green background and green, black and white titles to the front panel and… Read more
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A History of English Literature

by Quennell, Peter

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780905746432
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Ferndale Editions, London, 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. VI, 7-512 pages, preface by author, bibliography and index. Brown coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations and black-and-white photographs from throughout English literature's history. Brown coloured cloth boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Illustrated… Read more
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The Angry Eye

by Harris, Maxwell Henley

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780080173733
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Pergamon Press, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sidney Nolan – Dust Jacket. (10), 254 pages, in original Brown papered boards, with dust jacket illustrated, based on a painting by Sidney Nolan. Max Harris was the founder of Mary Martin's bookshops, and one of the original Angry Penguins. "No… Read more
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The Australian Tradition; Studies in a Colonial Culture

by Phillips, A. A

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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F. W. Cheshire for Australian Book Society, Melbourne, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. VI, 138 pp., preface by author. Grey coloured boards with ochre coloured illustration on front panel and ochre coloured writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, with grey background and black and white writing on front panel and on… Read more
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The Angry Eye

by Harris, Maxwell Henley

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780080173733
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Pergamon Press, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sidney Nolan – Dust Jacket. (10), 254 pages, in original Brown papered boards, with dust jacket illustrated, based on a painting by Sidney Nolan. Max Harris was the founder of Mary Martin's bookshops, and one of the original Angry Penguins. "No… Read more
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The Australian Tradition; Studies in a Colonial Culture

by Phillips, A. A

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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F. W. Cheshire for Australian Book Society, Melbourne, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. VI, 138 pp., preface by author. Grey coloured boards with ochre coloured illustration on front panel and ochre coloured writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, with grey background and black and white writing on front panel and on… Read more
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The Angry Eye

by Harris, Maxwell Henley

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780080173733
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AU$18.36

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Pergamon Press, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sidney Nolan – Dust Jacket. (10), 254 pages, in original Brown papered boards, with dust jacket illustrated, based on a painting by Sidney Nolan. Max Harris was the founder of Mary Martin's bookshops, and one of the original Angry Penguins. "No… Read more
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Poem & Symbol a brief history of French symbolism

by Fowlie, Wallace

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Published
1990
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780271006963
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the Pennsylvania State University press, Pennsylvania, 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. bound in original paperback binding, severely faded on the right-hand margin of the rear panel, the spine, and across both the top and left-hand side of the front panel. Internally, clean, and free of any annotation. Some of the authors considered are… Read more
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The Theatre of Aristophanes

by McLeish, Kenneth

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780800876302
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Taplinger Publishing Company, New York, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. with a preface by author, chronological table, list of figures, notes to the text, select bibliography, index of lines referred to in the text, and general index. The text is illustrated by nine black-and-white figures within the text. Red coloured… Read more
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The Cambridge Guide to English Literature

by Stapleton, Michael [ Nicolas Barker -- Consultant Editor ]

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521256476
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AU$22.03

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Cambridge University Press/ Newnes Books , Cambridge, England, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. bound in original light blue hardcover binding, with an illustrated dustjacket. Preface by author, foreword by Nicholas Barker, publisher's note. Pale gray coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with over 300 black-and-white illustrations set across the… Read more
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