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Literary Criticism

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1 ACKERMAN, John Dylan Thomas: His Life and Work
London Oxford University Press 1964 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine G+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Life of Dylan Thomas and an examination of the extent to which his poetry and prose were influenced by their author's Welsh environment and both Anglo-Welsh and English literary conditions. 201pp, frontis portrait. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to green cloth boards. Dustjacket has edge wear to spine and minor wear at tips. Weight, 480g. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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2 ACKROYD, Peter The life and times of Charles Dickens
New York, U.S.A. Hydra Pub 2003 1592580025 / 9781592580026 First American Printing Cloth About 'As New' About 'As New' Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
'This is the original landmark biography of Charles Dickens. It is almost as much a study of the culture and period Dickens was born into, as it is a biography...'. Originally published in 2002 by BBC Worldwide Ltd. 216 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, still fresh interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar excepting a 1cm edge tear to the top of the front panel. Near new. Weight, 783g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 ADCOCK, Fleur and SIMMS, Jacqueline Editors The Oxford Book of Creatures
New York Oxford Univ Press 1996 0192142267 / 9780192142269 First American Printing Cloth Fine About Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Reference work on Animals in Literature. 387pp. Hardcover in blue cloth with dustjacket. About as issued - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 642g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 ADDISON, William Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations
London Dent 1947 First Edition, Third Impression Cloth Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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5 ADDISON, William Epping Forest. Its Literary and Historical Associations
London Dent 1947 First Edition, Third Impression Cloth Good VG No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of Epping Forest in England, and discussion of some of its literary associations. 240pp with 32pp of photo illustration. Interior is bright & clean. Gift inscriptions to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Hardcover in green cloth with only slight wear to tips. Tight, square binding. Weight, 428g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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6 ADDISON, William Worthy Dr. Fuller
London J. M. Dent 1951 First Edition Cloth About Fine Good VG 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Biography of Thomas Fuller, author of 'History of the Worthies of England' and other books. 298pp, photo illustrated. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Only the previous owner's details on ffep keeps this from Fine. Dustjacket is similar with the exception of a 1" split to the fold of the dustjacket at back. [580g] 
Price: 13.50 USD
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7 AINGER, Alfred Charles Lamb
London Macmillan & Co. 1888 New Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Very Good No Dustjacket [None Issued] 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Biography and literary criticism of Charles Lamb [1775-1834]. 226pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Old, owner's signature to title page.No damage to hinges. Red cloth shows minor wear only, as well as faded spine. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 400g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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8 ALEXANDER, Anne Thomas Hardy: The "Dream-Country" of His Fiction
USA Vison and Barnes and Noble 1987 0389207128 / 9780389207122 First American Edition Cloth About 'As New' About 'As New' Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Critical studies series. 190 p. ; 23 cm. Includes index. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding and a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 380g. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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9 ALFIERI, Vittorio The Prince and Letters
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1972 0802001726 / 9780802001726 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Translation of Alfieri's 1788 Treatise maintaining that only in perfect freedom can supreme poetry be born. 168pp, illustrated. Book is bright and fresh, almost 'as new'. Dustjacket is very slightly soiled with one 1" closed margin tear. Weight, 590g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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10 ALLEN, Michael Poe and the British Magazine Tradition
New York Oxford University Press 1969 First Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles VG+  Good VG, or Better Literary Criticism 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The author discusses edgar Allan Poe and his 'connection' to the British literary/magazine culture. 255pp. Bright, clean copy. Ink signature to verso of ffep otherwise unmarked. Sound, square binding. No wear to cloth Unclipped dustjacket showing only very minor wear. Weight, 440g..  
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920] Posthuma Noveller
Stockholm Tidens Forlag 1934 Later Edition Full Leather VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 422g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 ANDERSSON, Dan [1888-1920] Posthuma Noveller
Stockholm Tidens Forlag 1941 Later Edition Full Leather VG+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Four posthumous works in the Swedish language - Korta Histotier; Efterlamnade Noveller; Chi-mo-ka-ma; Litteraturkritik. 387pp, photo portrait frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, marbled endpapers, full-leather binding on semi-flxible boards, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Scans always available. Weight, 405g. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 ANDREW, Joe Writers and Society During the Rise of Russian Realism
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Humanities Press 1980 0391017101 / 9780391017108 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Four Russian writers are covered - Pushkin, Lermontev, Gogol and Belinsky. OCLC Number: 5564501. xv, 190 p. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. About 'as new'. Weight, 452g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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14 AREND, Angelika & SYMINGTON, Rodney - Editors Alle Werke Sind Wegg: Festschrift Fur Walter E. Riedel
Victoria University of Victoria, Dep't. Of Germanic & Russian Studies 2001 First Edition Printed Wraps As New  Festschrift 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Essays in honor of Walter E. Riedel, long-time German-Canadian educator & scholoar at the University of Victoria, in British Columbia, a specialist in German & German-Canadian literature, in German Expressionism, and in the work of Walter Bauer. Essays in both the English language and the German language. 204pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 310g.  
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 BAGULEY, David Fecondite d'Emile Zola: Roman a These, Evangile, Mythe
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1973 0-8020-5270-3 / 9780802052704 First Edition Decorated Cloth Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
French language text. 274pp, photo frontis. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. nmarked. Dustjacket has very minor edge wear, slight ripple to front panel. Weight, 630g.. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 BAHLKE, George W. The Later Auden: From New Year Letter to About the House
NJ, USA Rutgers University Press 1970 0813506638 / 9780813506630 First Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles Near Fine  G+ Literary Criticism 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Book concentrates on W. H. Auden's poetry from 1939 on. 208pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket shows some edge wear, minor rubbing and one small tape repair to lower margin of front panel. Weight, 540g.  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Ernest Hemingway in Holland 1925-1981: A Comparative Analysis of the Continental Dutch & American Critical Reception of His Works, BAKKER, J.
17 BAKKER, J. Ernest Hemingway in Holland 1925-1981: A Comparative Analysis of the Continental Dutch & American Critical Reception of His Works
Amsterdam Editions Rodopi 1986 9062039979 / 9789062039975 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Fine Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Costerus, New series, 54. 191 p. ; 22 cm. Bibliogr. p. 170-183. Index. Bright. clean and unmarked. Fresh interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Virtually 'as new'. Weight, 345g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 Banks, Lynne Reid Path to the silent country : Charlotte Bronte¨'s years of Fame
New York Delacorte Press 1977 0440069858 / 9780440069850 First USA Printing Cloth Near Fine Good VG Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
After the many trials and hard times in her life, Charlotte knows a few months of happiness after she marries at the age of thirty-four, and dies shortly after. 230pp. A bright, clean copy. Small gift inscriptiopn to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is nearlyu similar but with minor edge wear in places. Weight, 520g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 BART, Benjamin F.: COOK, Robert Francis The Legendary Sources of Flaubert's Saint Julien
Downsview, Ontario, Canada Univ of Toronto Press 1977 0802053734 / 9780802053732 First Edition Cloth About Fine No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Examination of the sources used by Gustave Flaubert in his work, 'Legende de Saint Julien l'Hospitalier'. xii, 203 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. A near fine, 'as new' except for slight wear to the bottom corner tip of the front board. Weight, 514g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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20 BEEBE, Maurice - Editor Modern Fiction Studies: A Critical Quarterly: D. H. Lawrence Special Number, Spring 1959
Lafayette, IN Purdue University 1959 Volume 5, Number 1 Printed Card Wrappers Very Good  Literary Quarterly 9" Tall 
Single issue of a Literary Quarterly for the Spring of 1959. Special Number on D. H. Lawrence featuring eight articles on the British author. pp1-98. Clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Wrappers clean. Weight, 170g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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