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$8.50
1c8/46

ROMAIN ROLLAND


the man and his work

ZWEIG, STEFAN:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) illus 377pp very good- (rear board splitting from ep, corners and spine sl bruised, minor fading to boards, ep's discoloured,v faint staining to corners of text)

PUBLISHER: george allen &unwin london 1921

KEYWORDS: literature france biography

$8.50
1c24/2

EDITOR TO AUTHOR


the letters of maxwell e perkins

PERKINS, MAXWELL E & WHEELOCK, JOHN HALL (ed)

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) very good+ (sl bruising to extremities, sl creasing to top corner of text) in good+(tears/creases/rubbing to extremities, tear to bottom third of spine, small chip to head of spine, with larger chip to rear)

PUBLISHER: charles scribner's sons new york 1950

KEYWORDS: letters publishing scribner biography literature

$9.50
1c23/12

LIFE OF GEORGE ELIOT


BROWNING, OSCAR:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) very good+ (sl bruising to corners and spine, sl discolouration to ep's)

PUBLISHER: walter scott london 1890

KEYWORDS: literature george eliot biography

$11.00
1c23/20

GEORGE ELIOT


a critical study of her life, writings and philosophy

COOKE,GEORGE WILLIS:

2nd edition ex libris (usual cancellation stamps,pockets etc) frontis 438pp very good- (some wear and bruising to spine and corners, sl rubbing, small stain to frontis, owners inscription on fep, pages sl browning)

PUBLISHER: james r osgood & co boston 1884

KEYWORDS: george eliot literature biography

$13.94
1f44/18

The Life and Letters of Anne Isabella, Lady Noel Byron


from unpublished papers in the possession of the late Ralph, Earl of Lovelace

MAYNE, ETHEL COLBURN;

Second Edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets, etc. 502pp.,frontis., in FAIR cond. (cocked with sl.shaky spine, corners bruised, spine sunned and scuffed, internal hinges reinforced with tape) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: Constable & Co. Ltd.London 1929

KEYWORDS: Byron literature, biography letters

$13.94
1f44/16

F.O.Matthiessen


(1902-1950)

SWEEZY, PAUL M & HUBERMAN, LEO:

ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 154pp, Frontis. in VG+ cond. (sl.rubbing to boards at lower edges) in GOOD+ d/w(sl.sunning, edges have numerous tiny tears and some glue residue, 2 closed tear to upper front cover)

PUBLISHER: Henry Schumman, New York,1950

KEYWORDS: Matthiessen bio politics literature

$13.94
1f35/11

Virginia Woolf


DAICHES, DAVID;

first edition 169pp ex-library w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets, etc.in GOOD cond. (spine sl.shaky, boards rubbed and scuffed at edges, corners bruised, spine sunned and scuffed) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: New Directions Books U.S.A. 1942

KEYWORDS: biography virginia woolf literature

$13.94
1f43/25

Richard Hovey


Man & Craftsman

MACDONALD, ALLAN HOUSTON;

first edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc., 265pp, Frontis. in VG cond. (v.sl.rubbing to boards, corners bruised, minor shelf wear ot extrem.) in VG- d/w (some wear to edges with some creasing, corners sl.chipped with 2 open tear to lower front)

PUBLISHER: Duke University Press, London 1957

KEYWORDS: Hovey autobiography translator literature symbolist movement

$11.15
1f37/11

Warrior Bard


The Life of William Morris

GODWIN, EDWARD & STEPHANI;

first edition 175pp ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc., colour frontis, in VG+ cond. (light browning to patterned ep's corners bruised, spine sl.rubbed at extrem.) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1947

KEYWORDS: biography sociology literature Morris design

$13.94
1f38/10

O. Henry


The legendary life of William S. Porter

O'CONNOR, RICHARD;

First edition, ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 250pp, illus. in VG+ cond. (sl.sunned spine, minor shelf wear to foot edge of boards) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: Doubleday & Co. New York, 1970

KEYWORDS: biography literature porter

$13.94
1f38/3

Charles Lamb


And his friends

HOWE, WILL D;

Second edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets, etc. 364pp.frontis & illus. in VG- cond.(sl.coked, corners v.sl.scuffed, spine sunned at extrem.) in FAIR d/w (sunned, rubbed, chipped spine and corners)

PUBLISHER: Bobbs- Merrill Co. Indianapolis, New York 1944

KEYWORDS: Lamb, Writers, wordsworth. London biography literature

$13.94
1e8/27

THE MAN CHARLES DICKENS


a victorian portrait

WAGENKNECHT, EDWARD

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 269pp, near excell (head and tail spine sl bumped), d/w v gd+ (head spine sl chipped, tail spine and fr extrem's sl scuffed, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: university of oklahoma press norman 1966

KEYWORDS: dickens biography england history literature

$13.94
1e8/26

THE GREAT MARIA


a portrait of maria edgeworth

INGLIS-JONES, ELISABETH

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 265pp, b&w illus, v gd+ (head and tail spine sl bumped, corners sl bruised, sl cocked, sl rubbed, sl discol'ation to fr and rear ep's), d/w v gd+ (head and tail spine sl chipped, corners sl chipped, sl sunned spine, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: faber & faber london 1959

KEYWORDS: biography england edgeworth literature history

$16.73
1e8/19

THE ADVENTURES OF CONAN DOYLE


the life of the creator of sherlock holmes

HIGHAM, CHARLES

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 368pp, b&w photo illus, near excell (head and tail spine sl bumped, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's, sl rubbed), d/w (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton 1976

KEYWORDS: conan doyle biography england literature sherlock holmes CDK

$13.94
1e6/15

JOURNEY TO OBSCURITY


the life of octave thanet

MCMICHAEL, GEORGE

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), b&w photo illus, 259pp, v gd+ (head and tail spine sl bumped, v sl rubbed, sl gum stains to fr and rear ep's), d/w v gd+ (in plastic, sl sunned sp, sl rubbed, rear flap cut and reattached to fr ep)

PUBLISHER: university of nebraske press lincoln 1965

KEYWORDS: octave thanet biography america literature history

$11.15
1e6/17

PERSONAL RECORDS


an anthology of autobiography/ a gallery of self-portraits

BOTTRALL, MARGARET

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 234pp, near excell (head and tail spine sl bumped, corners sl bruised, sl rubbed), d/w v gd+ (head and tail spine sl chipped, corners sl worn, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: rupert hart-davis london 1961

KEYWORDS: anthology autobiography england literature

$16.73
1e8/15

CONAN DOYLE


NORDON, PIERRE

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 370pp, b&w photo illus, v gd+ (head and tail spine sl bumped, corners v sl rounded, sl rubbed, sl cocked, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's), d/w v gd (in plastic, sl rubbed, rear flap sl trimmed, upper fr plastic extrem sl chipped)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1966

KEYWORDS: biography conan doyle literature england CDK

$13.94
1e11/18

ELIZABETH BOWEN


KENNEY, EDWIN J.

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 107pp, near excell (sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's, sl cocked), d/w v gd+ (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: associated university press london 1975

KEYWORDS: bowen biography literature ireland

$13.94
1e11/19

PORTRAIT OF CAMUS


an illustrated biography

LEBESQUE, MORVAN

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 174pp, b&w photo illus, near excell (head spine sl bumped, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's, sl cocked), d/w v gd+ (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: herder & herder new york 1971

KEYWORDS: camus biography literature france ww2

$13.94
1e11/25

DICKEN'S ENGLAND


the places in his life and works

HARWICK, MICHAEL AND HARWICK, MOLLIE

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 172pp, b&w photo illus, v gd+ (head and tail spine sl bumped, corners sl rounded, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's, sl rubbed), d/w v gd+ (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: j m dent london 1970

KEYWORDS: dickens history england biography literature

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