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Image for The Cambridge Quarterly. Volume Thirty-Two Number Four 2003

The Cambridge Quarterly. Volume Thirty-Two Number Four 2003

By: N/A

Price: £5.95

Publisher: "Oxford, ", Oxford University Press.:

Seller ID: 110155

Condition: Fine


5.5 x 8.5. As new. Buff-coloured cover shows signs of a little handling but appears unread. A nice copy from this long-running English Literary criticism series. This edition includes: Shakespeare and Prokofiev by Karen Bennett; The Godel in Gawain by David Baker; Austin's Comic Theatre by John Wiltshire; etc. View more info

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Shakespeare Quarterly Volume XXII 1971 (Issues 1 to 4 plus index)

By: N/A

Price: £29.95

Publisher: "The Shakespeare Association Of America, Inc.": 1971

Seller ID: 140406

Condition: Very Good


"Library-bound hardback collection of all four issues of Shakespeare Quarterly for 1971 with no dust jacket (original card covers for all four issues have been bound-in). Ex. Birmingham City Reference Library with almost none of the usual stamps and labels. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Photogr... View more info

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The Heritage Of British Literature

By: "Elizabeth Bowen, Anthony Burgess, Lord David Cecil, Graham Green, Kate O'Brien"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1983

Seller ID: 122732

Condition: Very Good


"First BCA edition hardback, 1983, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly shefworn. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Goethe and His Age

By: "Georg Lukacs, translated by Robert Anchor"

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Merlin Press: 1979

Seller ID: 130099

Condition: Very Good


"Paperback reprint, 1979, in overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name and address to half title page; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Cowper Poetry and Prose: With Essays By Hazlitt & Bagehot

By: "William Cowper, with introdcution and notes by Humphrey S. Milford"

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Oxford At The Clarendon Press: 1931

Seller ID: 122240

Condition: Very Good


"Hardback reprint, 1931, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - slight rubbing to edges with some wear to dj spine head. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's signature to front pastedown and some minor underlining in pencil here and there in the text; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, ... View more info

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Specimens of English Dramatic Criticism: XVII - XX Centuries.

By: A. C. Ward (editor).

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1945

Seller ID: 120132

Condition: Very Good


"The World Classics series (No. 498) hardback, 1945, with no jacket. In overall very good condition, blue cloth boards, with embossed decoration and crest to front and gilt titles to spine, are very clean with corners a little rounded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, page-ends a touch tanned but text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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A Book About Authors: Reflections & Recollections of a Book-Wright

By: A. R. Hope Moncrieff

Price: £19.95

Publisher: A & C Black: 1914

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121292

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1914, with unclipped jacket. In overall good condition - cream dj is tanned to spine and worn to edges, with small label to spine tail; original red cloth boards, with gilt titles to spine and blind-embossed titles and decoration to front, are a little soiled. Binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions; foxing to endpapers and page-ends but text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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T. S. Eliot: A Study Of His Writing By Several Hands

By: B. Rajan

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Dennis Dobson Ltd: 1947

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 161876

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1947, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - ochre cloth boards rubbed to edges and slightly faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning and light spotting to page-ends and prelims but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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The Poetic Image: The Clark Lectures given at Cambridge in 1946

By: C. Day Lewis

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1948

Seller ID: 131043

Condition: Good


"Third impression hardback, 1948, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with some signs of handling and storage - dj generally rubbed and chipped to edges with repair at spine head; original green cloth boards rubbed to edges and faded where dj is chipped. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name very neat to ffep; text clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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A Hope For Poetry

By: Cecil Day Lewis

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Oxford: Basil Blackwell: 1945

Seller ID: 130681

Condition: Good


"Seventh edition hardback reprinted with a postscript, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original yellow cloth boards slightly shelfworn. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; light toning to page-ends and several spots of foxing to pastedowns, text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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"Prophets Of Heaven & Hell: Virgil, Dante, Milton, Goethe"

By: Charles Roden Buxton

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Cambridge AT The University Press: 1945

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 131505

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards lightly shelfworn. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no inscriptions - name in pencil to ffep and one or two very minor annotations in pencil; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Hamlet & The Pirates: AN Exercise In Literary Detection

By: D. S. Savage

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1950

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121934

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1950, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly worn to edges. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to prelims but text clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

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Llareggub Revisited: Dylan Thomas and the state of modern poetry

By: David Holbrook

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Bowes and Bowes: 1962

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 161127

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1962, with unclipped jacket. Ex. county Library book, only a couple of the usual stamps and markings, no pages removed. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - cream dj rubbed to edges and slightly soiled; red cloth boards remain overall clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - one or two ticks in the margins; toning to page-ends but text ... View more info

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Roy Campbell

By: David wright

Price: £7.95

Publisher: London, "Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longman, Green & Co": 1961

Seller ID: 110706

Condition: Very Good


"First Edition paperback - Writers and their work No. 137. 5.5 x 8.5 inches, 44 pages. In very good condition. Binding tight (staples rusty), no annotations or inscriptions, text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Transition: The History of a Literary Era 1927-1938

By: Dougald McMillan

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Calder and Boyars: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130302

ISBN: 0714510165

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1975, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with a couple of slight nicks. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available. View more info

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W. D. Howells As Critic

By: Edwin H. Cady (editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 140529

ISBN: ISBN 0710076762

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1973, with clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name very small and neat to ffep dated 1990; toning to endpapers but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Historia Y Critica De La Literatura Española II: Siglos De Oro: Renacimiento

By: Francisco Lopez Estrada

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Barcelona, Editorial Critica: 1980

Seller ID: 181292

ISBN: ISBN 8474231396

Condition: Good


Spanish paperback edition, 1980, in overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - rear cover creased. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text (Spanish) bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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A Layman's Love Of Letters: Being The Clark Lectures Delivered At Cambridge October-November 1953

By: G. M. Trevelyan

Price: £9.95

Publisher: "Longmas, Green and Co": 1954

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122264

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1954, with clipped jacket. In overall very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly shelfworn; original green cloth boards nice and crisp. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight tanning to feps, text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Renaissance And Modern Essays: Presented To Vivian De Sola Pinto In Celebration Of His Seventieth Birthday

By: G. R. Hubbard (editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1966

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180609

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1966, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges and faded to spine (now protected). Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Chaucer

By: George H. Cowling

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180622

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1927, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards faded to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owners signature to ffep; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info