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Image for Book Collecting.  A Comprehensive Guide.

Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide.

By: Ahearn, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293570

ISBN: 0399134565


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 320 pages Includes estimated values for first books by over 3500 collected authors. View more info

Image for American and British Poetry. A Guide to Criticism 1925-1978

American and British Poetry. A Guide to Criticism 1925-1978

By: Alexander, Harriet Semmes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester University Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID116039

ISBN: 0719017068


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket as issued. 486 pages View more info

Image for The Poet Militant. Bernard O'Dowd

The Poet Militant. Bernard O'Dowd

By: Anderson, Hugh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content: 1968

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: ID258318


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 158 pages View more info

Image for Patrick White  (Writers and Critics Series)

Patrick White (Writers and Critics Series)

By: Argyle, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1967

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID296770


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 109 pages View more info

Image for Dr Johnson and His Circle (The Home University Library of Modern Knowledge)

Dr Johnson and His Circle (The Home University Library of Modern Knowledge)

By: Bailey, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Williams and Norgate: No Date circa 1920s.

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298830


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Lovely deep blue boards with gilt titles and decoration to spine and face. Gilt to top edge. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. 256 pages + 8 pages Publisher's Catalogue View more info

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New Essays on the American

By: Banta, Martha

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: ID6556

ISBN: 0521314496


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Spine a little age-toned. 172 pages Analysis and discussion about Henry James' novel 'The American'. The American Novel series. View more info

Image for As We Wave You Goodbye: Australian Women and War

As We Wave You Goodbye: Australian Women and War

By: Bassett, Jan (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290965

ISBN: 0195540867


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Black & white illustrations. xviii, 246 pages Contains more than 80 extracts drawn from fiction, non-fiction and poetry. View more info

Image for The Power of Delight : A Lifetime in Literature: Essays 1962-2002

The Power of Delight : A Lifetime in Literature: Essays 1962-2002

By: Bayley, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 2005

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID308328

ISBN: 0393058409


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 677 pages View more info

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501 Must-Read Books

By: Beare, Emma (Project Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bounty Books: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID308440

ISBN: 0753726971


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 544 pages View more info

Image for Frank Moorhouse: A Celebration. Compiled by Friends of the National Library, Inc., with Essays by Bruce Bennett and Catharine Lumby

Frank Moorhouse: A Celebration. Compiled by Friends of the National Library, Inc., with Essays by Bruce Bennett and Catharine Lumby

By: Bennett, Bruce et al

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canberra, Friends of the National Library: 2004

Seller ID: ID221073

ISBN: 0642276137


Square Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Card wraps. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 50 pages View more info

Image for American Romantic Psychology. emerson, Poe, Whitman, Dickinson, Melville

American Romantic Psychology. emerson, Poe, Whitman, Dickinson, Melville

By: Bickman, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas,Texas, Spring Publications: 1988

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID1214

ISBN: 0882143352


Octavo Size. Fine condition (Issued without dustjacket), A major study of classic American literature that suggest a Jungian theory of American Romanticism. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 209 pages. View more info

Image for Separate Country A literary journey through the American South

Separate Country A literary journey through the American South

By: Binding, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Paddington Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6641

ISBN: 0709200501


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription [possibly the author] to front free endpaper. 224pages Conversations with some of the American South's most distinguished writers including Eudora Welty, Anne Tyler, Allen Tate and others. View more info

Image for The Lost Travellers.  A Romantic Theme with Variations

The Lost Travellers. A Romantic Theme with Variations

By: Blackstone, Bernard

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300925


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 292 pages Discusses 19th Century poetry View more info

Image for The Shadow of a Great Rock. A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible

The Shadow of a Great Rock. A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible

By: Bloom, Harold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2011

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID309919

ISBN: 0300166834


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 311 pages.. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Image for The Penguin Companion to American Literature

The Penguin Companion to American Literature

By: Bradbury, Malcolm; Mottram, Eric; Franco, Jean [Edited by]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID288696


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 384 pages Includes Latin America View more info

Image for Faith and Doubt. Religion and Secularisation in Literature from Wordsworth to Larkin

Faith and Doubt. Religion and Secularisation in Literature from Wordsworth to Larkin

By: Brett, R. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macon, GA, Mercer University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID309822

ISBN: 0865545448


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 261 pages Pairing great writers from each generation who typify the contrasts and concerns of their age (eg George Eliot and Charles Dickens), explores the complex interplay between faith & doubt in English literature since the Enligtenment. As well as historical and biographical approaches, also includes contemporary philosophy and idealogy to throw new light on the subject. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Image for Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide

Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide

By: Brissenden, Alan (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Perth, University of Western Australia Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID230728

ISBN: 0855643110


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 205 pages A series of essays presented to John Colmer on his retirement as Professor of English at Adelaide University. Includes: Aussie Bards and Pom Reviewers: English Reviewers and Australian Writers in the Nineteenth Century by Barry Argyle; Grim Humour in the Short Stories of the 1890s by Robert White; Joseph Furphy and Narrative Art by George Turner; The Extended Edwardianism of Australian Literature by Adrian Mitchell; Buffoon Odysseys Au... View more info

Image for India, Japan and South-East Asia An Exhibition of Books Arranged by the British Council for the Adelaide Festival 1972

India, Japan and South-East Asia An Exhibition of Books Arranged by the British Council for the Adelaide Festival 1972

By: British Council

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westerham, British Council: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID292614


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Includes list of Publishers. 23 pages View more info

Image for New Essays on Moby-Dick (The American Novel Series)

New Essays on Moby-Dick (The American Novel Series)

By: Brodhead, Richard H. (Edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID294092

ISBN: 0521317886


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Spine a little age-toned. Some black & white illustrations. 184 pages Essays by leading scholars in the field, View more info

Image for Better a Shrew than a Sheep: Women, Drama, and the Culture of Jest in Early Modern England

Better a Shrew than a Sheep: Women, Drama, and the Culture of Jest in Early Modern England

By: Brown, Pamela Allen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ithaca and London, Cornell University Press: 2003

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID276184

ISBN: 0801488362


Very Good condition. Small number neatly inked to top corner of front free endpaper. Spine a little faded. Black & white illustrations. 263 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info