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The Suffolk Garland or, a Collection of Poems, Songs, Tales, Ballads, Sonnets, and Elegies, Legendary and Romantic, Historical and Descriptive, Relative to the County; and Illustrative of Its Scenery, Places, Biography, Manners, Habits and Customs, Anon
1 Anon
The Suffolk Garland or, a Collection of Poems, Songs, Tales, Ballads, Sonnets, and Elegies, Legendary and Romantic, Historical and Descriptive, Relative to the County; and Illustrative of Its Scenery, Places, Biography, Manners, Habits and Customs
Ipswich John Raw 1818 Full-Leather Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xv + 404pp, ilustrations in text. Full leather binding, gilt and stamped border to boards, 4 bands gilt decoration within, gilt on black spine label. Some edge rubbing to boards, which are very secure, some foxing/marking to contents, occasional corner crease, overall a Good+ copy of a scarce title. Ownership inscription to front endpaper dated March 14th 1863. Assumed 1st edition (ref British Library). 
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The Satires of Juvenal and Persius with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, from the Best Commentators., Anthon, Charles / Revised By J Talboys Wheeler
2 Anthon, Charles / Revised By J Talboys Wheeler
The Satires of Juvenal and Persius with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, from the Best Commentators.
London William Tegg & Co 1858 Revised Edition Half-Leather Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall viii + 253pp. New and revised edition. Quarter-bound calf over brown cloth, some edge rubbing, cloth is faded in parts, decorated endpapers, marbled page edges, small maroon title label to spine, gilt lettering, a handsome volume. Dated owner's initial to tile page, some neat pencilled underlining to text (mainly to Book IX and partly to book III). 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Queneau's Fictional Worlds, Bastin, Nina
3 Bastin, Nina
Queneau's Fictional Worlds
Switzerland Peter Lang 2002 3906768325 / 9783906768328 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 291pp, index, bibliography. This paperback copy has been very tastefully rebound in blue cloth boards with gilt titling to front and matching blue endpapers. The original (slightly creased) covers are bound in at the rear. Contents are VG, boards are Fine. Overall a collectable copy which is signed by the author with a personalised gift dedication to the 1/2 title. Scarce signed copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Shakespeare in the Stratford Records, Bearman, Robert
4 Bearman, Robert
Shakespeare in the Stratford Records
Stroud Sutton Publishing Ltd 1994 0750906324 / 9780750906326 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall viii + 88pp, index, sources and notes, appendix, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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My Life, a Loaded Gun: Dickinson, Plath, Rich, and Female Creativity, Bennett, Paula
5 Bennett, Paula
My Life, a Loaded Gun: Dickinson, Plath, Rich, and Female Creativity
USA University of Illinois Press 1990 0252061179 / 9780252061172 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xv + 300pp, index, notes, not illustrated. Card covers, slightly sunned, light ageing to contents, a VG copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Christmas Hirelings, Braddon, ME
6 Braddon, ME
The Christmas Hirelings
London Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co 1894 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket (Pictorial Boards) 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Townsend, FH 261pp + 10pp adverts at rear, 25 listed illustrations plus chapter headpieces. Pictorial boards, general light wear, a few marks, rear internal hinge showing very slightly, gift inscription to front endpaper, general foxing to contents, a Good tight copy. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Early Victorian Illustrated Books: Britain, France And Germany 1820 - 1860, Buchanan-Brown, John
7 Buchanan-Brown, John
Early Victorian Illustrated Books: Britain, France And Germany 1820 - 1860
London The British Library 2005 1584561696 / 9781584561699 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 320pp, indexes, bibliography, 5 appendices, 244 black and white illustrations, 12 colour plates. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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A Literary Tour of Gloucestershire and Bristol, Carroll, David
8 Carroll, David
A Literary Tour of Gloucestershire and Bristol
Stroud Alan Sutton Publishing 1994 0750902280 / 9780750902281 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xvi + 200pp, index, bibliography, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, slight fading to spine, overall a VG copy. Signed by the author on title page. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Richard III Up to Shakespeare, Churchill, George Bosworth
9 Churchill, George Bosworth
Richard III Up to Shakespeare
Dursley Alan Sutton 1976 0904387054 / 9780904387056 First Thus Hard Cover Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 548pp, bibliographical index, addendum, Brown boards, general foxing/browning to contents, overall a Good+ copy in a VG price-clipped dustwrapper. Originally published in 1900, this book sets out to show the nature of the raw material available to Shakespeare's hand when he began to write his play 'Richard III'. 
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Beyond Romanticism: New Approaches to Texts and Contexts 1780 - 1832, Copley, Stephen / Whale, John (Editors)
10 Copley, Stephen / Whale, John (Editors)
Beyond Romanticism: New Approaches to Texts and Contexts 1780 - 1832
London Routledge 1992 0415052017 / 9780415052016 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall ix + 261pp, index, bibliography, a collection of 11 essays. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Thomas Hardy: Materials for a Study of His Life, Times and Works (Monographs 1 - 35), Cox, J Stevens (General Editor)
11 Cox, J Stevens (General Editor)
Thomas Hardy: Materials for a Study of His Life, Times and Works (Monographs 1 - 35)
Guernsey The Toucan Press 1968 0900749857 / 9780900749858 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Full set of monographs 1 - 35, including 172 illustrations contents listing, additional notes and corrections, with a Preface by J Stevens Cox, Introduction by Richard Curle and 'A Contemplative View of Hardy' by HSL Dewar. Blue boards, spine label, slight ageing mainly to contents, overall a VG tight copy. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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The Complete Poems And Selected Letters And Prose of Hart Crane, Crane, Hart (Edited with an Introduction and Notes By Brom Weber)
12 Crane, Hart (Edited with an Introduction and Notes By Brom Weber)
The Complete Poems And Selected Letters And Prose of Hart Crane
London OUP 1968 0192125443 / 9780192125446 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xvii + 302pp, index, appendix (Hart Cranr by Waldo Frank), frontispiece. Black boards, light ageing to contents, previous owner's name to front pastedown (hidden by wrapper flyleaf), a VG copy in a Good+ (edge rubbed, slight fading to spine and adjacent edges) dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Cuba and Hemingway on the Great Blue River., Cruz, Mary (Translated from the Spanish By Harold Spencer)
13 Cruz, Mary (Translated from the Spanish By Harold Spencer)
Cuba and Hemingway on the Great Blue River.
Cuba Instituto Cubano Del Libro 1994 9590900739 / 9789590900730 First Thus Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 244pp, bibliography. Softback, reading creases/rubs to covers, general browning to pages, some annotation in orange highlighter, some in pencil, overall a Good tight copy. This is very much a working copy only and is sold with all faults. A study of the relationship between Cuba and Hemingway and his work. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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By Hook Or By Crook: A Journey in Search of English, Crystal, David
14 Crystal, David
By Hook Or By Crook: A Journey in Search of English
London HarperPress 2007 0007235585 / 9780007235582 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xvii + 314pp, indexes, references and sources, illustrations. Blue boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Signed and dated personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The Survival of Poetry: A Contemporary Survey, Davie, Donald / Dodsworth, Martin (Editor) / Hardy, Barbara / May, Derwent / Pearson, Gabriel / Thwaite, Anthony
15 Davie, Donald / Dodsworth, Martin (Editor) / Hardy, Barbara / May, Derwent / Pearson, Gabriel / Thwaite, Anthony
The Survival of Poetry: A Contemporary Survey
London Faber & Faber 1970 0571090575 / 9780571090570 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Near Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 256pp, Blue boards, owner's details to front pastedown (under wrapper flyleaf), light ageing, light rubs to boards, a VG copy in a near VG (small chips/rubs/edge losses, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. Includes chapters on Larkin, Lowell, Berryman, Hughes, Plath, Gunn, Olson and Dorn. 
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Sylwadau, Davies, Aneirin Talfan
16 Davies, Aneirin Talfan
Sylwadau
Aberystwyth Gwasg Aberystwyth 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 103pp, welsh text. Red boards, slightly sprung, light ageing to contents, overall a VG copy in (minor edge chips) dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Decimus Junius Juvenalis, and Aulus Persius Flaccus Translated & Illustrated, As well with Sculpture as Notes by Barten Holyday., Decimus Junius Juvenalis (Juvenal) / Aulus Persius Flaccus / Translated and Ullustrated By Barten Holyday D.D. And Late Arch-Deacon of Oxon
17 Decimus Junius Juvenalis (Juvenal) / Aulus Persius Flaccus / Translated and Ullustrated By Barten Holyday D.D. And Late Arch-Deacon of Oxon
Decimus Junius Juvenalis, and Aulus Persius Flaccus Translated & Illustrated, As well with Sculpture as Notes by Barten Holyday.
Oxford W. Downing for F.Oxlad Senio, J. Adamd, and F. Oxlad Juniorr 1673 First Edition Quarter-Leather Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall x + 341pp, circa 50 illustrations and adornments, 1 folding map, 3 other folding plates. Recent rebind into quarter-calf, gilt titling/lines to spine with blind-stamped decoration. Grey boards, a few minor marks. New endpapers, title page in red/black ink. A few marks to text throughout, small hole to title page of satyre I, overall a good copy of the first edition. 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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Cats Between Covers: A Bibliography of Books About Cats, Denham, Sidney (With a Foreword By Sir Compton Mackenzie)
18 Denham, Sidney (With a Foreword By Sir Compton Mackenzie)
Cats Between Covers: A Bibliography of Books About Cats
London H Denham 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 44pp. Red buckram over blue boards, slight fading to spine, light edge wear, foxing to edges, light ageing to contents. Includes correspondence in September 1958 between Sidney Denham and author Basil Harley regarding the latter's winning tape of 'Dialogue for Cats'. 2 letters are from Denham, one typewritten, the other handwritten and signed, with a handwritten unsigned letter from Harley. Interesting period pieces! 
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The Dawn in Britain, Doughty, Charles M
19 Doughty, Charles M
The Dawn in Britain
London Jonathan Cape 1943 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1943 limited edition, this copy No. 222 of 535, of which only 500 for sale. Originally published in 1906 in 6 volumes, this is a new edition in one volume with re-set type. 692pp, index and glossary. Gilt on light blue boards, top edge pale blue, bottom edge untrimmed, no inscriptions, light foxing only with some slight spotting to fore-edge, light indeed given year of production. Slight bumping to corners. Good dustwrapper, now in removeable protective sleeve, price-clipped, some internal repair, some edge chipping with small loss mainly to spine head/tail and corners, browning to spine, rear panel slightly grubby. Overall very presentable in the scarce dustwrapper. Published for the centenary of Doughty's birth, his epic poem is in 24 parts. Doughty is probably best known for his 'Travels in Arabia Deserta'. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. 
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Young Hamlet: Essays on Shakespeare's Tragedies (Clarendon Paperbacks), Everett, Barbara
20 Everett, Barbara
Young Hamlet: Essays on Shakespeare's Tragedies (Clarendon Paperbacks)
Oxford Clarendon Press 1990 0198122543 / 9780198122548 Reprint Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 232pp, index. Softback, reading creases, a few edge marks to pages, overall a Good+ copy. 
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Publications de la Faculté des Lettres de la Manouba Volume XXVI: Structure and Identity: The Creative Imagination in Dorothy Richardson's Pilgrimage, Fouli, Janet
21 Fouli, Janet
Publications de la Faculté des Lettres de la Manouba Volume XXVI: Structure and Identity: The Creative Imagination in Dorothy Richardson's Pilgrimage
Faculté de la Lettres de la Manouba 1995 9973900936 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 263pp, indexes, bibliographies. Softback, general reading wear to covers, slight ageing to contents, occasional pencil anotation, overall a Good working copy. Scarce. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Thus Spoke Galileo: The Great Scientist's Ideas and Their Relevance to the Present Day, Galileo Galilei / Frova, Andrea / Marenzana, Mariapiera / Translated By Jim McManus in Collaboration with the Authors
22 Galileo Galilei / Frova, Andrea / Marenzana, Mariapiera / Translated By Jim McManus in Collaboration with the Authors
Thus Spoke Galileo: The Great Scientist's Ideas and Their Relevance to the Present Day
Oxford OUP 2006 0198566255 / 9780198566250 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xx + 493pp, index, main texts and additional reading, illustrations. Black boards, 4 pages uncut otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Thomas Hardy Journal Volumes I - IV 1985 - 1988, Gibson, James (Editor)
23 Gibson, James (Editor)
The Thomas Hardy Journal Volumes I - IV 1985 - 1988
The Thomas Hardy Society Ltd 1985 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 12 booklets bound in green boards, gilt titling to spine. Covers bound in, an excellent clean tight set of the first 12 issues from Volume I No.1 January 1985 to Volume IV No,3 October 1988. Very light ageing to edges only. 
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The Commonplace Book of Monsignor A. N. Gilbey, Gilbey, Alfred N / with a Publisher's Foreword By Glenys Roberts and an Afterword By Dr David Watkin, Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge
24 Gilbey, Alfred N / with a Publisher's Foreword By Glenys Roberts and an Afterword By Dr David Watkin, Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge
The Commonplace Book of Monsignor A. N. Gilbey
London Bellew Publishing Co Ltd 1993 1857250974 / 9781857250978 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 192pp. Grey boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (slight spine fading, small closed edge nick) dustwrapper. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Latin Poets and Roman Life, Griffin, Jasper
25 Griffin, Jasper
Latin Poets and Roman Life
London Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd 1985 0715619705 / 9780715619704 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Near Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xiv + 226pp, index, bibliography, not illustrated. Blue boards, minor marks to page edges, a VG tight copy in a near VG (colour fade to spine and top edge of rear panel) dustwrapper. A study of the inter-relation of literature and life in the Augustan poets, Virgil, Horace, Propertius and Ovid. 
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English Incunabula in the John Rylands Library: A Catalogue of Books Printed in England and of English Books Printed Abroad Between the Years 1475 and 1500, Guppy, Henry
26 Guppy, Henry
English Incunabula in the John Rylands Library: A Catalogue of Books Printed in England and of English Books Printed Abroad Between the Years 1475 and 1500
Manchester The Manchester University Press 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall xv + 103pp + 16 facsimiles, indexes, appendices. Brown cloth boards, corner rubs, general light foxing, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Cambridge Studies in Russian Literature: From the Idyll to the Novel: Karamzin's Sentimentalist Prose, Hammarberg, Gitta
27 Hammarberg, Gitta
Cambridge Studies in Russian Literature: From the Idyll to the Novel: Karamzin's Sentimentalist Prose
Cambridge CUP 1991 0521383102 / 9780521383103 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xiii + 334pp, bibliography, notes. Green boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Thomas Hardy's 'Studies, Specimens &c.' Notebook, Hardy, Thomas / Edited By Pamela Dalziel and Michael Millgate
28 Hardy, Thomas / Edited By Pamela Dalziel and Michael Millgate
Thomas Hardy's 'Studies, Specimens &c.' Notebook
Oxford Clarendon Press 1994 0198117574 / 9780198117575 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xxvii + 164pp, index, notes, annotations, Gilt on black boards, a VG clean tight copy with loose fitting protective cover. A reproduction of Hardy's notebook with extensive accompanying narrative. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Rethinking Dramatic Action on the Basis of an Intertextual Reading of Chekhov's 'Tri Sestry' and 'Vishnevyi Sad', Kharm's 'Elizaveta Bam and Petrushevskaia's 'Tri Devushki v Golubom' in Relation to the Theatre of the Absurd, Hazel Grunewald (nee Rodrigues)
29 Hazel Grunewald (nee Rodrigues)
Rethinking Dramatic Action on the Basis of an Intertextual Reading of Chekhov's 'Tri Sestry' and 'Vishnevyi Sad', Kharm's 'Elizaveta Bam and Petrushevskaia's 'Tri Devushki v Golubom' in Relation to the Theatre of the Absurd
Nottingham Hazel Grunewald 2000 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Privately Printed 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall viii + 312pp, bibliography. Gilt on blue cloth boards, minor marks, a VG copy. This volume is the thesis submitted to the University of Nottingham for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, October 2000. Very heavy, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Truth about 'Pygmalion', Huggett, Richard
30 Huggett, Richard
The Truth about 'Pygmalion'
London William Heinemann Ltd 1969 0434349801 / 9780434349807 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall x + 195pp, index, 16pp illustrations, cartoons, illustrated endpapers. Brown boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in (clipped, but price still remaining, presumably re-priced therefore) dustwrapper. Interesting gift inscription to the title page from the author, dated Jan 20 1977. 
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At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner, Kingston, William HG
31 Kingston, William HG
At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner
London Cassell, Petter & Galpin Fourth Edition Full-Leather Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 415pp, 44 illustrations. Black leather gilt, 5 bands to spine, title label, spine slightly dulled, rubs to edges and corners, marbled endpapers, general light foxing, a few marks to contents. A good tight very presentable of this classic. 4th edition, undated, circa 1884. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Collected Prose, Lowell, Robert / Edited and Introduced By Robert Giroux
32 Lowell, Robert / Edited and Introduced By Robert Giroux
Collected Prose
London Faber & Faber 1987 0571149790 / 9780571149797 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xiv + 377pp, notes and sources, appendix, Black cloth boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. This volume brings together for the first time Lowell's critical appreciation of poets ancient and modern; his thoughts on translation; and several pieces of autobiography, two of them unpublished. There are also extended interviews of 1961 and 1971. 
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Deus Loci: The Lawrence Durrell Journal NS2 1993, Macniven, Ian S / Peirce, Carol (Editors)
33 Macniven, Ian S / Peirce, Carol (Editors)
Deus Loci: The Lawrence Durrell Journal NS2 1993
USA International Lawrence Durrell Society 1993 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall ix + 204pp + adverts. Softback, card covers, rubs to corners, light reading wear, general light browning to contents, overall a VG clean tight copy. Various sections cover essays, poetry, reviews, notes & queries, bibliography, plus a tribute to the late Alan G Thomas, (antiquarian, biographer, friend, bookdealer), by Gerald M Durrell. 
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Maltaverne (Un Adoleescent D'autrefois), Mauriac, Francois (Translated By Jean Stewart)
34 Mauriac, Francois (Translated By Jean Stewart)
Maltaverne (Un Adoleescent D'autrefois)
London Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd 1970 0413445704 / 9780413445704 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 195pp. Khaki boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 
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The International Library of Phenomenology and Moral Sciences. Telling How Texts Talk: Essays on Reading and Ethnomethodology, McHoul, A.W.
35 McHoul, A.W.
The International Library of Phenomenology and Moral Sciences. Telling How Texts Talk: Essays on Reading and Ethnomethodology
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1982 0710090471 / 9780710090478 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 163+ 14pp adverts at rear. Index, bibliography, notes. Mauve boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Tacitus' Annals, Mellor, Ronald
36 Mellor, Ronald
Tacitus' Annals
Oxford OUP 2011 0195151933 / 9780195151930 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xiv + 255pp, index, bibliography. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. 
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The Truest Fairy Tale: An Anthology of the Religious Writings of G.K. Chesterton, Morris, Kevin L (Editor) / Chesterton, GK
37 Morris, Kevin L (Editor) / Chesterton, GK
The Truest Fairy Tale: An Anthology of the Religious Writings of G.K. Chesterton
Cambridge The Lutterworth Press 2007 071883061X / 9780718830618 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 255pp, index, bibliography. Softback, light wear only, VG clean tight copy. 
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The Stratford-upon-Avon Library 1: Thomas Nashe. Pierce Penniless His Supplication to the Devil; Summer's Last Will and Testament; The Terrors of the Night; The Unfortunate Traveller; and Selected Writings, Nashe, Thomas / Wells, Stanley (Editor)
38 Nashe, Thomas / Wells, Stanley (Editor)
The Stratford-upon-Avon Library 1: Thomas Nashe. Pierce Penniless His Supplication to the Devil; Summer's Last Will and Testament; The Terrors of the Night; The Unfortunate Traveller; and Selected Writings
London Edward Arnold 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall ix + 374pp, glossarial notes and index, textual appendix, Blue boards, general light foxing only, a VG clean tight copy in (edge rubbed, not price-clipped, to be supplied in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Old Man in the Corner, Orczy, Baroness
39 Orczy, Baroness
The Old Man in the Corner
London Hodder & Stoughton 1913 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 340pp, red boards, gilt to spine, blind-stamped figure of an old man to front board, slight fading to spine, light wear only. General light foxing to contents, page edges browned, a clean tight copy without dustwrapper. Undated but advert facing title page refers to the publication of 'El Dorado' in this year (published in 1913 and was the first of the Scarlet Pimpernel books with Hodder & Stoughton). By inference therefore, this book must be a 1913 reprint. Scarce. 
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Casts of Thought. Writing in and Against Tradition (Instructor's Edition with Answers), Otte, George / Palumbo, Linda J
40 Otte, George / Palumbo, Linda J
Casts of Thought. Writing in and Against Tradition (Instructor's Edition with Answers)
New York Macmillan 1990 002439971X / 9780024399717 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xix + 492 + 58pp. Softback, light reading creases to covers, overall a VG copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Dickens and Dickensiana: A Catalogue of the Richard Gimbel Collection in the Yale University Library, Podeschi, John B
41 Podeschi, John B
Dickens and Dickensiana: A Catalogue of the Richard Gimbel Collection in the Yale University Library
USA Yale University Library 1980 First Edition Hard Cover Near Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall xxiii + 571pp, frontispiece. Green cloth boards, rubs to corners with slight fraying in one place, paper spine label (slightly creased, repair to one corner, new replacement tipped in to rear endpaper), light ageing to contents, overall a near VG copy, no dustwrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Jefferson and or Mussolini: L'Idea Statale. Fascism as I Have Seen It, Pound, Ezra
42 Pound, Ezra
Jefferson and or Mussolini: L'Idea Statale. Fascism as I Have Seen It
New York Liveright Publishing Corporation Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 128pp. Softback, light edge wear, general ageing to contents,a reissue of the original 1935 work, a VG copy. Undated, circa 1970. 
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An Index to the Early Printed Books in the British Museum: From the Invention of Printing to the Year MD. With Notes of Those in the Bodleian Library, Proctor, Robert
43 Proctor, Robert
An Index to the Early Printed Books in the British Museum: From the Invention of Printing to the Year MD. With Notes of Those in the Bodleian Library
London Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd 1898 First Edition Half-Leather Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 908pp. Ex-Coventry City Library with bookplate, ink stamps to verso of title page, occasional blind stamps, a few ink stamps, general light ageing. Marbled endpapers, contemporary half morocco with brown cloth boards, rubbing/bumping to edges, embossed library stamp to front board, gilt titling and library numbers to spine. Overall a Good copy of the scarce first edition. Heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Latin Prose Versions Contributed By Various Scholars, Ramsay, George G
44 Ramsay, George G
Latin Prose Versions Contributed By Various Scholars
Oxford Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1894 Limited/Numbered Quarter-Leather Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xii + 381pp, index, list of authors of english passages, list of contributors. Quarter bound in white vellum over maroon boards with gilt titling and bands to spine and gilt figurehead decoration to front board. Rubbing to corners otherwise light wear only, general light foxing, gilt top edge, rough cut to fore- and bottom edges. Limited edition, this is copy no. 133/300 printed on large paper. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Trollope: A Bibliography. An Analysis of the History and Structure of the Works of Anthony Trollope, and a General Survey of the Effect of Original Publishing Conditions on a Book's Subsequent Rarity, Sadleir, Michael
45 Sadleir, Michael
Trollope: A Bibliography. An Analysis of the History and Structure of the Works of Anthony Trollope, and a General Survey of the Effect of Original Publishing Conditions on a Book's Subsequent Rarity
London Dawsons of Pall Mall 1964 Reprint Hard Cover Near Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xvi + 322pp, index, illustrations. Blue boards, small rubs, general ageing to contents, overall a near VG copy without dustwrapper. Includes a loose 10pp booklet, 'Addenda and Corriganda (1934) to Trollpe: A Bibliohgraphy (1928). Edge creasing/small edge tears, a Good copy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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XIX Century Fiction. A Bibliographical Record Based on His Own Collection. Volume II Only, Sadleir, Michael
46 Sadleir, Michael
XIX Century Fiction. A Bibliographical Record Based on His Own Collection. Volume II Only
USA Maurizio Martino Publisher Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 195pp, indexes, 16 plates. Maroon cloth boards, minor marks to rear, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. This is one of a limited edition reprint of 350 copies but is undated, although the base of the spine is dated 1951. This is volume II only, and covers the 'Yellow-back Collection' and the 'Novelists' Libraries', 'Standard Novels' and 'The Parlour Library' etc.. 
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Romance and Laughter in the Archipelago: Essays on Classical and Contemporary Poetics of the Malay World, Salleh, Muhammad Haji
47 Salleh, Muhammad Haji
Romance and Laughter in the Archipelago: Essays on Classical and Contemporary Poetics of the Malay World
Malaysia Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia 2006 9833391656 / 9789833391653 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xi + 371pp, index, bibliography, appendix. Softback, general light reading wear, overall a VG copy. Personalised gift inscription from the author to title page, dated 12/05/16. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Selected Works, Poetry and Prose, Shevchenko, Taras
48 Shevchenko, Taras
Selected Works, Poetry and Prose
Moscow Progress Publishers 1979 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 536pp, illustrations, some in colour. Maroon cloth boards, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in a Good (edge chipped, small losses, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Gift dedication to front endpaper, from Andrey Lebedev, son of the translator, Irina Zheleznova. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Literature Through Film: Realism, Magic, and the Art of Adaptation, Stam, Robert
49 Stam, Robert
Literature Through Film: Realism, Magic, and the Art of Adaptation
Oxford Blackwell Publishers 2005 1405102888 / 9781405102889 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall xvii + 388pp, index, chapter notes, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Richard Brome: Place and Politics on the Caroline Stage (The Revels Plays Companions Library), Steggle, Matthew
50 Steggle, Matthew
Richard Brome: Place and Politics on the Caroline Stage (The Revels Plays Companions Library)
Manchester Manchester University Press 2004 0719063582 / 9780719063589 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall x + 222pp, index, bibliography, appendix, chapter notes, frontispiece. Black boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (closed nick to one corner) dustwrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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