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$13.94
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Famous Writers and Their Feuds


LAND, MYRICK:

first edition xiii plus 202pp VG+ (sl.sunning to spine and extrem.of boards, small bookseller's sticker at lower edge front paste-down, v.sl.bruising to corners) in VG d/w (sl.sunned spine & extrem., minor wear to spine head & foot, acorners rounded)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1963

KEYWORDS: modern first edition writers authors literature feuds

$13.94
1e1/13

AN ESSAY IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY


PASTERNAKM, BORIS

ex libris (usual cancellations markings, pocket etc), 160pp, B&W photo illust, near excellent (sl cocked, head and foot of spine sl bumped, s; bumped extremities), d/w very good + (sl rubbed , sl sunned, head of spine sl chipped, sl wearing to extremities

PUBLISHER: collins and harvill press london 1959

KEYWORDS: boris pasternak autobiography, russia history ww1 literature

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1e1/10

THE UNKNOWN ORWELL


STANSKY, PETER & ABRAHAMS WILLIAM

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 271pp, b&w photog illust, near excellent (v sl bruised corners, head and foot of spine sl bumped, sl gum stains to fr and rear fep's) d/w very good + (in plastic, sl rubbed, head and foot of spine sl bumped)

PUBLISHER: constable london 1972

KEYWORDS: george orwell biography literature

$13.94
1e1/7

EDUARD MORIKE


his life and work

MARE, MARGARET

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 276pp, b&w and colour illust, near excellent (sl bruised corners, head and foot of spine slightly bumped) d/w very good + (sl rubbed, sl chipped corners, sl wear at extremities)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1957

KEYWORDS: eduard morike biography literature germany poetry

$13.94
1e1/5

THAT MAN HEINE


a biography by lewis browne

BROWNE, LEWIS

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 420pp, very good + (sl cocked, sl bruised corners, head & tail of spine sl bumped, sl sunned spine, sl rubbing, sl discoloured front & rear fep's and ep's)

PUBLISHER: macmillan new york 1929

KEYWORDS: heine biography jews germany france literature poetry

$19.52
120298am009

Where Eagles Dare


MACLEAN, ALISTAIR

first edition, octavo hardcover, VG (light foxing to eps & page edges) in VG d/w (slight creasing & fading, v small closed tears to edges)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1967

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature

$11.15
1f55/12

LIVING WRITERS


being critical studies broadcast in the b.b.c. third programme

PHELPS, GILBERT (ED0;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), 157pp, cond. very good+ (spine ends v sl bruised, v sl internal seperation starting), lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: sylvan press, london 1947

KEYWORDS: literature critiques, prose writers, o'casey, bowen, forster,

$11.15
1f45/26

HENRY JAMES AND JOHN HAY


THE RECORD OF A FRIENDSHIP

MONTERIRO, GEORGE;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), pp205, cond. very good+ (v sl sunning to spine, gum stains to ep's), d/w cond. v good+ (in plastic, back flap sl trimmed on bottom r corner).

PUBLISHER: brown university press, providence 1965

KEYWORDS: henry james, correspondence, literature,

$255.00
p25/28

The Sensitive Plant


SHELLEY, PERCY BYSSHE

first edition thus 128pp ills.[b/w/rose w.col.tipped-in plates by charles robinson] VG (green cloth w.black dec.stamps,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.stain to spine and top board,sl.wear to extrems.,ill.eps,school presentation bookplate to ffep,all tissue guards present and all col.plates are clean and bright,contents clean,spine cracked but tight)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london [nd]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature poetry percy bysshe shelley charles robinson

$17.50
1c22/1

LETTERS OF THOMAS MANN


MANN, THOMAS:

first edition 2 volumes ex libris (usual cancellation stamps etc) total 690pp & index 26pp very good (sl tape marks to eps) in very good d/w's (in plastic)

PUBLISHER: secker and warburg london 1970

KEYWORDS: letters literature modern first edition

$9.50
1c21/13

MY BEST MARY


selected letters of mary shelley

SPARK, MURIEL & STANFORD, DEREK:

ex libris (usual cancellation markings) modern first edition 240pp very good (sl bruising to corners and spine head) in very good d/w (sl creases and tears to extremities, small inkstain to front- so unobtrusive it may as well be part of the design)

PUBLISHER: allan wingate london 1953

KEYWORDS: modern first edition biography mary shelley letters literature

$16.73
1f69/23

THE TWO LIVES OF EDITH WHARTON


the woman and her work

KELLOGG, GRACE;

first edition, ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 332pp, cond. VG (spine ends sl bruised, sl gum stains to boards and ep's), d/w GOOD+ (sl tears and creases to extremities).

PUBLISHER: appleton-century, new york 1965

KEYWORDS: bio, edith wharton, literature,

$11.15
1f69/20

NEW ENGLAND MEN OF LETTERS


SULLUVAN, WILSON;

ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 256pp, illus, cond. EXCELLENT- (sl gum stains to boards and ep's), d/w VG (in plastic, v sl rubbed).

PUBLISHER: macmillan company, new york 1972

KEYWORDS: bio essays, new england literature, poetry, historians..

$13.94
1f69/17

A GALAXY OF FATHERS


the fundamental defect of fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them.

SWINNERTON, FRANK;

ex libris with ususl cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 256pp, cond. VG (sl cocked, sl gum stains to boards and ep's), d/w VG+ (in plastic, rear flap trimmed).

PUBLISHER: hutchinson of london, london 1966

KEYWORDS: history, literature, family structures, george crabble, charles burney, rev thomas seward,

$13.94
1f69/12

THE CIRCLE OF HENRY ADAMS: ART & ARTISTS


SCHEYER, ERNST;

ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 310pp, illus, cond VG+ (sl gum stains to boards and ep's), d/w VG+ (in plastic).

PUBLISHER: wayne state university press, detroit 1970

KEYWORDS: Henry Adams, art, literature, philosopher,

$11.15
1f70/10

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF AN IDEAL


france in th classical age

GUERARD, ALBERT;

ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 391pp, cond. EXCELLENT- (corners and spine ends sl bumped, sl gum stain to front ep), d/w VG (sl creases & chips to extremities).

PUBLISHER: w. h. allen, london 1957

KEYWORDS: France, history, 16 - 18 century, religion, philosophy, art, literature, politics

$13.94
1f69/6

MEMOIRS AND LETTERS OF OSCAR W. FIRKINS


FIRKINS, OSCAR W;

ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 312pp, cond. VG+ (sl gum stains to boards and ep's, spine ends v sl bruised), d/w EXCELLENT (v sl gum stains to inside flaps).

PUBLISHER: the university of minnesota press, minneapolis 1943

KEYWORDS: literature, oscar w. firkins, letters,

$13.94
1e2/6

SOLZHENITSYN


a documentary record

LABEDZ, LEOPOLD

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 182pp, near excell (spine head sl bumped, corners sl bruised, s gum stians to fr and rear fep's) d/w (in plastic, sl gum stains, price clipped, rear flap sl trimmed)

PUBLISHER: allen lane penguin press 1970

KEYWORDS: solzhenitsyn biography russia literature history politics

$11.15
1e2/13

FRANCOIS VILLON


a documented survey

LEWIS, D. D. WYNDHAM

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 355pp, folding map, very good + ( spine head and foot, extermities sl bumped, corners sl bruised, sl rubbing to fr and rear bds)

PUBLISHER: sheed & ward london 1945

KEYWORDS: francois villon biography france poetry literature

$13.94
1e1/27

STEFAN ZWEIG


a critical biography

ALLDAY, ELIZABETH

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 248pp, near excellent (sl cocked, sl gum stains to fr and rear fep's) d/w (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: w h allen london 1972

KEYWORDS: stefan zweig biography literature austria

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