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101 MEDVEDEV, Roy A. Problems in the Literary Biography of Mikhail Sholokhov
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1977 0521213339 / 9780521213332 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some slight yellowing to white portionso f DJ edges. Translated from the Russian by A.D.P. Briggs. [viii]227 pages. Dearls with the questions of plagiarism of Sholokhov's greatest work 'And Quietly Flows The Don'. ID7323 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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102 MILES, Keith Gunter Grass
London Vision Press Limited 1975 0854783539 / 9780854783533 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. prev. owner's name stamped on ffep 240pages ID3262 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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103 MINER, Earl [Editor] Restoration Dramatists: A Collection of Critical Essays
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1966 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 179pages. ID7009 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Literary Women, Moers, Ellen
104 Moers, Ellen Literary Women
Garden City Doubleday & Co 1976 0385074271 / 9780385074278 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is just a little edgeworn - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 336 pages Investigates the lives and works women writers from 18th century Fanny Burney to 20th century Erica Jong. A broad ranging and incisive analysis of what it has meant to be a woman writer. ID248713 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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105 Montgomery,C.S. Shakespearean Afterglow
Melbourne Robertson & Mullens Ltd. 1944 2nd Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, Previous owners signature to FFEP 120pages ID9267 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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106 Moritz, Albert and Theresa The Oxford Illustrated Literary Guide to Canada
Toronto Oxford University Press 1987 019540596X / 9780195405965 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 246pages Comprehensive guide to important 'literary' places and authors. ID3951 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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107 Moss, Elaine Part of the Pattern. A Personal Journey Through the World of Children's Books 1960-1985
New York Greenwillow 1986 0688045596 / 9780688045593 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. 224 pages ID258511 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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108 Murray, Gilbert Aeschylus. The Creator of Tragedy.
London Oxford at The Clarendon Press 1968 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD [price-clipped] dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. Bookseller stamp/label to front paste-down. xii, 242 pages A Reprinted lithographically from the sheets of the 1940 1st edition. ID218140 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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109 No author noted. Who's Who of Australian Writers
Melbourne Thorpe in assoc. with the National Centre for Australian Studies 1991 0909532818 / 9780909532819 Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good +condition. No dustjacket. ix, 660 pages A-Z reference guide to more than 5200 Australian writers, each entry giving name, date of birth, pseudonyms, books, awards, journal and anthology contributions, qualifications, types of writing, contact details. ID263423 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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110 Noakes, Jonathan and Reynolds, Margaret Salman Rushdie - The Essential Guide to Contemporary Literature. Midnight's Children, Shame, The Satanic Verses.
London Vintage 2003 0099437643 / 9780099437642 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Near Fine Condition. Review Copy - stamp/label to prelim pages. 195 pages Part of the Vintage Living Tests - Contemporary Literature in close up seriess ID225153 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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111 O'Connor, William Van The New University Wits, and the end of Modernism
Carbondale Sthn. Illinois Univ. Press 1968 3rd Printing Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket - now protected. Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. 168pages Examines the impact of work of writers such as Philip Larkin, Iris Murdoch, Kingsley Amis, John Wain. ID15724 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Cambridge Guide to Fiction in English, Ousby, Ian
112 Ousby, Ian The Cambridge Guide to Fiction in English
London Cambridge University Press 1998 0521576172 / 9780521576178 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 323 pages ID293036 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Absalom, Absalom The Questioning of Fictions, Parker, Robert Dale
113 Parker, Robert Dale Absalom, Absalom The Questioning of Fictions
Boston Twayne Publishers 1991 0805780718 / 9780805780710 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 178pages This book presents an interpretation of Faulkner's 1936 classic - Absalom, Absalom. The interpretation provided is suitable for everyone from the thoughtful beginner to the Faulkner scholar. ID189039 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Simply C.S. Lewis, Peters, Thomas C
114 Peters, Thomas C Simply C.S. Lewis
Eastbourne Kingsway Publications 1998 0854767622 / 9780854767625 1st UK Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light reading creases to spine.Previous owner's details and neat note to half-title page. 270 pages A Beginner's guide to his life and works ID295865 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Chaucer, Pollard, Alfred W.
115 Pollard, Alfred W. Chaucer
New York Greenwood Press 1969 0837118565 / 9780837118567 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Olive cloth boards. Very Good condition. No dustjacket as issued (?) 136pages First published in 1893., this Greenwood edition follows the 1931 Macmillan edition. Examines the life and work of Chaucer. ID104426 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Literary Works of Jack B.Yeats, Purser,John W.
116 Purser,John W. The Literary Works of Jack B.Yeats
Savage, Maryland Barnes & Noble 1991 0389209295 / 9780389209294 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ top edge is very slightly creased & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. xiv, 224 pages New interpretations of the writings of Jack B. Yeats reveal an overall pattern in his novels. The Princess Grace Irish Library Series. No. 5 ID283660 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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117 RAIT, Janet Madame de Lafayette and La Princesse de Cleves
London George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd 1971 0245503897 / 9780245503894 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good in Near Very Good Dustjacket - now protected. DJ lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends. Price-clipped DJ. Minor tape marks to endpapers. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 192pages. ID10584 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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118 Raskin, Jonah THE MYTHOLOGY OF IMPERIALISM Joyce Cary, E.M.Forster, Joseph Conrad, Rudyayrd Kipling and D.H.Lawrence
New York Random House 1971 394468376 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ chipped. Quarter cloth. 335 pages A revolutionary critique of British Literature and society in a modern age. ID226155 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Art and Background of Old English Poetry, Raw, Barbara C
119 Raw, Barbara C The Art and Background of Old English Poetry
London Edward Arnold 1978 0713159960 / 9780713159967 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Spine lightly sun-faded. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 148 pages This book is concerned with Old English poetry in its Social Context. ID294112 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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My Bookstore. Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read and Shop, Rice, Ronald (Editor)
120 Rice, Ronald (Editor) My Bookstore. Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read and Shop
New York Black Dog & Leventhal 2012 1579129102 / 9781579129101 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Black & white illustrations by Leif Parsons. XIV, 378 Pages 84 well-known writers - from Isabel Allende to Simon Winchester - pay tribute to their favourite bricks-and-mortar bookstores with Introduction by Richard Russo and Afterword by Emily St.John Mandel. ID280038 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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