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Australian Letters: A Quarterly Review of Writing and Criticism Vol. 3, No. 4 June 1961

By: Davies, Bryan, Dutton, Geoffrey & Harris, Max [Editors]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Mary Martin Bookshop: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID267925


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Colour and Black & white illustrations. Some staining to spine. 51 pages. This issue features Night Fishing by Geoffrey Dutton illustrated by Lawrence Daws; Catherine Martin the Lost Novelist, featuring one of her short stories, Nellie Melba and the Gum Leaf and an article Catherine Martin and the Critics by John Byrnes; The Lampoonist by Thelma Foreshaw; The Upside-Down Hut [an article] by Judith Wright; Satirical Poetry by John Bray, Allison Boyd and Colin Thiele; A Change for the Better by Peter Mathers; Market Garden [a poem]... View more info

The Apple and the Spectroscope being Lectures on Poetry designed in the main for Science Students

By: HENN,T.R.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1967

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: ID6313


12mo, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket, b/w illustrations. Gift inscription {ffep], some text underlining. [xviii]166pages. View more info

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The Shepheardes Calender. An Introduction

By: Johnson, Lynn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Park, Pennsylvan, Pennsylvania State Univ Pre: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID2082

ISBN: 0271006994


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 227pages The Shepheardes Calender was published in 1579 and is the poem that launched Elizabethan poet, Edmund Spenser's career and changed the direction of English poetry. Drawing on a wide range of primary sources, the author places the poem in its literary, social, political and cultural context. She pays particular attention to the emergence of the myth of Queen Elizabeth and England and the... View more info

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The Craft of Letters in England: A symposium edited by John Lehmann

By: Lehmann, John (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID3727

ISBN: 0837174104


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. 248pages Includes essays by J.I.M. Stewart [Biography], Philip Toynbee [Experiment and the future of the novel], Roy Fuller [Poetry: tradition and belief], T.C. Worsley [The Author and the Theatre, Francis Wyndham [25 years of the Novel], G.S. Fraser[The poet and his medium], Alan Pryce-Jones [The Personal Story]. View more info

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Professing Poetry

By: WAIN, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5684

ISBN: 0333226410


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner has reinforced edges of DJ corners and folds with sticky tape. [x] 396pages. Built around the the first nine lectures given by John Wain as Professor of Poetry at Oxford. View more info

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Toil & Spin Two Directions in Modern Poetry

By: Wallace-Crabbe, Chris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hutchinson: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID10290

ISBN: 0091371007


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 151pages. Looks at the work of various 20th century poets - Australian, British and American. View more info