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Andrew Lang and Journalism

by Salmond, J. B

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1951
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Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1951. 32 pp. A sticker shadow, some discoloration near edge of wraps, a few light pencil marks in text, else fine. Being the Andrew Lang Lecture delivered before the University of St. Andrews, 11 May 1950. ''Yet we may consider that, though journalism may kill a man, it quickens his life while it lasts--of… Read more
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English Writers of the Eighteenth Century

by Chapin, Chester F.; Cash, Arthur H.; Greene, Donald J.; Ruhe, Edward L.; Davis, Bertram H.; Spector, Robert Donald; Sherbo, Arthur; Appleton, William W.; Goldstein, Malcolm; Fredman, Alice Green; Pagliaro, Harold E.; Johnson, Maurice; Middendorf, John H

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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9780231035163
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xxxviii, 298 pp. Limited edition, number 13, one of 300. Very good purple cloth, some light rippling to back board, still very good or better. "This special edition for subscribers contains material not in the regular edition and not included in the table of contents." (List of subscribers and Limitation page, e.g.) Inscribed by Clifford to Mal Goldstein (one of… Read more
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Andrew Lang and the Casket Letter Controversy

by Black, J. B

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1951
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Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1951. 32 pp. A sticker shadow, some discoloration near edge of wraps, a few light pencil marks in text, else fine. Being the Andrew Lang Lecture delivered before the University of St. Andrews, 11 May 1949. ''You will see that I am leading you gently but firmly towards what is generally admitted to be… Read more
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Piers Plowman Critical Approaches

by Hussey, S. S

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Published
1969
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London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1969. Near fine, brown cloth, no dj. Some sticker shadows on ffep. Contents: Foreward; Introduction S. S. Hussey; Some Aspects of the Process of Revision in Piers Plowman, G. H. Russell; The Tearing of the Pardon, Rose Mary Woolf; Justice, Kingship and the Good Life in the Second Part of Piers Plowman, P. M. Kean;… Read more
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Andrew Lang, The Poet

by Murray, Gilbert

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Published
1948
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London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1948. 27 pp. A sticker shadow, some discoloration and chipping near edge of wraps, a few light pencil marks in text, else fine. Being the Andrew Lang Lecture delivered before the University of St. Andrews, 7 May 1947. ''When Theodore Roosevelt, the first of that name to be a famous President of the United… Read more
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The Lion of Arles: A Portrait of Mistral and His Circle

by Edwards, Tudor

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Published
1964
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First Edition
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New York: Fordham University Press, 1964. 215 pp. Book with corner bump, sticker ghosts. DJ with rubbing, chipping, tears, but generally complete. 'In the mid-nineteenth century, whan Frederic Mistral gathered round him at Avignon the brilliant group that formed the Felibrige with a view to stimulating interest in the Provencal language, he had little idea of the scope of the… Read more
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Humboldt: 58/1975

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Munich: Bruckmann 104. pp. Soiling to white wraps and bump/crease to bottom outside corner. Articles, poems in Spanish and sometimes German. Richly illustrated. Includes: Romualdo Brughetti--Alumbramiento; Ernesto Sabato--Hombre e Mujer, Consideraciones y re-consideraciones; Moderne argentinische Dichtung: Eduardo Romano, Raul Yurkievich, Miguel Angel Bustos, Horacio Salas; Dieter Janig--Arte y realidad; Hans Paul Bahrdt--Posibilidades de la educacion estetica en nuestro tiempo;… Read more
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The Opinions of Anatole France

by Segur, Nicolas; authorized translation and introduction by J. Lewis May

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Published
1928
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New York/London: John Lane The Bodley Head/Dodd Mead, 1928. 219 pp. Spine considerably darkened and beginning to wear at top and bottom. Boards are clean and bright with minimal wear. Pages clean and mostly uncut, however book opens to sewing in three places. Decorative endpapers. Two-color TP, graphics on TP and half-title. Init caps throughout. ' ''Yes,'' I answered, ''Heraclitus… Read more
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The Strength of Poetry

by Fenton, James

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Published
2001
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Fine
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First American edition
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9780374228453
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New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2001. Contents: A lesson from Michelangelo; Wilfred Owen's juvenilia; Philip Larkin: wounded by unshrapnel; Goodbye to all that?; The Orpheus of Ulster; Becoming Marianne Moore; The many arts of Elizabeth Bishop; Lady Lazarus; Men, women, and beasts; Auden on Shakespeare's sonnets; Blake Auden and James Auden; Auden in the end, notes, sources. . First… Read more
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Andrew Lang, John Knox, and Scottish Presbyterianism

by Dickinson, William Croft

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1952
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Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1952. 32 pp. A sticker shadow, some discoloration near edge of wraps, a few light pencil marks in text, else fine. Being the Andrew Lang Lecture delivered before the University of St. Andrews, 14 November 1951. ''Carlyle described [Knox] as'the one Scotchman to whom, of all others, his country and the world owe a… Read more
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The Marquis de Sade; L'Esprit Createur, Vol. XV, No. 4, Winter 1975

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1975
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Lawrence, Kansas: L'Esprit Createur, 1975. pp. 401-479. Price sticker shadow on front. Contents: Beatrice C. Fink--Sade and Cannibalism; Nancy K. Miller--Juliette and the Posterity of Prosperity; Anne Lacombe--Les Infortures de la Vertu, le Conte et la Philosophie; Alice M Laborde--Sade: l'erotisme demystifie; Jenny H. Batlay et Otis E. Fellow--Diderot et Sade Affinites et divergences; Reviews of Gaston Hall--Moliere: Les Femmes… Read more
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Literary Criticism and Historical Understanding: Selected Papers from the English Institute

by Damon, Phillip, editor;

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Published
1967
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First Edition
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1967. x, 190 pp. Edited with a foreword by Phillip Damon. Very light wear. Contents: Historical Interpretation and the History of Criticism by Robert Marsh, University of Chicago; History and Idea in Renaissance Criticism by Phillip Damon, University of California; Roles of the Victorian Critic: Matthew Arnold and John Ruskin by Edward Alexander, University of… Read more
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