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There are 56 books in this catalogue.
JOLLEY, Elizabeth:  THE GEORGES WIFE.
Book Number: 2555
Viking Books, Melbourne. 1993. First Excellent copy in same, unpriced d/w.
Keywords: themes of discord and harmoney between families
Price: $10.00


Percy Muir:  English Children's Books 1600 to 1900.
Book Number: 2677
B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1979. Third 4 to, frontis., 106 illustrs., orig. cloth, d.w. A scholarly and entertaining account. Index. Very good, / Very good d/w.
Keywords: childrens books over three centuries
Price: $10.00


Grass, Gunter:  HEADBIRTHS OR GERMANS ARE DYING OUT
Book Number: 3537
Secker & Warburg London 1982 1st ed. 8vo. hardcover. 136pp. Very good in very good price clipped d/w.
Keywords: literature fiction grass
Price: $8.00


Hartman, Geoffrey H.:  The Fateful Question of Culture (The Wellek Library Lectures)
Book Number: 24671
June 15, 1998 New York Columbia University Press 8vo. softcover. 250pp. index. very good.
Keywords: Literature Fiction Essays General The Fateful Question of Culture (The Wellek Library Lectures) Hartman Geoffrey H.
Price: $17.00


Brooks, David:  The necessary jungle : literature and excess
Book Number: 25318
Ringwood, Vic. McPhee Gribble 1990 8vo softcover 149pp very good.
Keywords: Brooks David 1953 Criticism and interpretation English literature History and criticism The necessary jungle literature and excess Brooks David
Price: $8.00


Loth, David:  The Erotic in Literature
Book Number: 32463
Secker Warburg / Octopus 1984 8vo. hardcover. 237pp. index. very good, light foxing, owner''s signature on fep. / good+ d/w.
Keywords: Erotic in Literature
Price: $15.00


URQUHART, Fred (ed.):  The Cassell Miscellany: Selections for a Hundred Years of Publishing
Book Number: 32664
London: Cassell & Co. Ltd, 1958. 4to. hardcover. 879pp. very good. / good+, d/w with a few small tears on bottom edge.
Keywords: literature fiction maughm wilde stevenson classical
Price: $12.00


Drinkwater, John (Editor). Revised by Horace Ship:  THE OUTLINE OF LITERATURE
Book Number: 33945
George Newnes, London, 1957 Large 8vo. hardcover. 871pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. / good d/w.
Keywords: literature history
Price: $12.00


Wells, H. G.. (Editor):  THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY, Volumes I & II
Book Number: 33948
George Newnes, London, n.d. 4to. blue cloth hardcovers. 780pp. index, colour & b/w illus, colour frontis & title page. very good.
Keywords: literature history
Price: $30.00


Mailer, Norman:  The Castle in the Forest
Book Number: 39583
Little Brown 2007 8vo. Softcover, very good. 477pp. Bibliography. Who was Adolf Hitler? It's a question writers have been trying to answer for more than sixty years. But after thousands of biographies, histories, novels and films, many fundamental questions remain. how do we explain Hitler's hatred? Where did it all come from? Could it happen again? Spanning three generations, Mailer recounts the marriages, incestuous couplings, estrangements afflictions and deaths that lead to the birth of Hitler - As told by the devil. Literary Fiction.
Keywords: Hitler, upbringing,
Price: $18.00


Davis, Tony:  F. Scott, Ernest and Me
Book Number: 39604
Bantam Books 2007 8vo. good reading copy. 329pp. General Non-fiction. More than a fast-paced and often hilarious look at the writing process and the shadows cast by literary greats, F. Scott, Ernesst and Me is an inspiring story of how big dreams and sheer tenacity can overcome everthing, well almost everything.
Keywords: writing process, Literary agents,
Price: $12.00


Abrams, M. H. (Editor):  Norton Anthology of English Literature: Media Companion
Book Number: 39939
W W Norton & Co Inc 2003 8vo stapled softcover colour & b/w illus. very good. Includes CD-ROM.
Keywords: Norton Anthology of English Literature Media Companion Abrams M H (Editor)
Price: $12.00


Hamilton, Hugo:  The Love Test
Book Number: 40059
Faber and Faber Original 1995 8vo. Softcover with flaps, worn at extremes, copy is excellent. 197pp. The Love Test is an elequent and moving story of the failure of marriage by the acclaimed author of Surrogate City and The Last Shot
Keywords:
Price: $15.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. II: From Caedmon to Conquest
Book Number: 41194
Cassell 1888 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. III: From Conquest to Chaucer
Book Number: 41195
Cassell 1888 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. IV: The Fourteenth Century
Book Number: 41196
Cassell 1889 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. V: The Fourteenth Century
Book Number: 41197
Cassell 1893 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. VI: From Chaucer to Caxton
Book Number: 41198
Cassell 1890 8vo. green cloth hardcover. good, hinges cracked, owner's signature on half title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. VII: From Caxton To Coverdale
Book Number: 41199
Cassell 1891 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. VIII: From Surrey to Spencer
Book Number: 41200
Cassell 1892 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half-title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Morley, Henry:  English Writers an Attempt Towards a History of English Literature Vol. X: Shakespeare and his Time; Under Elizabeth
Book Number: 41201
Cassell 1893 8vo. green cloth hardcover. very good, owner's signature on half-title. light foxing.
Keywords: History English Literature
Price: $10.00


Battilana, Marilla.:  English Writer and Venice 1350-1950 An Anthology of Texts in the Original Language
Book Number: 41711
La Stamperia di Venezia Editrice, 1981 Square 8vo. softcover. 198pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w. Text in English & Italian.
Keywords: english writers authors venice
Price: $18.00


Graves, Robert:  Ancient Castle
Book Number: 44713
Peter Owen Ltd October 16, 1980 8vo Hardcover in d/w, both very good. 69pp. Illustrated by Elizabeth Graves. When, through the efforts of an unscrupulous war profiteer, his father is threatened with dismissal from his job as keeper of an ancient castle, a young boy helps thwart the conspiracy and discovers an unexpected treasure.
Keywords: Ancient Castle Graves Robert
Price: $8.00


Merriam-Webster; Editor-Encyclopedia Britannica:  Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature
Book Number: 47507
Merriam-Webster, 1995. Small 4to. hardcover. 1236pp. Very good, light soiling to bottom corner. / Very good d/w. Very heavy extra post may apply.
Keywords: Encyclopedia of Literature classical writers authors
Price: $18.00


HARVEY, Paul.:  The Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Book Number: 47680
Oxford University Press. 1985 Large thick 8vo. hardcover. 1155pp. very good, owner's atamp on bottom edge. / Good d/w.
Keywords: Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Price: $12.00


HARVEY, Paul.:  The Oxford Companion To Classical Literature.
Book Number: 47681
Oxford University Press. 1989 Large thick 8vo. hardcover. 615pp + maps. Very good. / Very good d/w with slightly faded spine.
Keywords: Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Price: $12.00


HARVEY, Paul.:  The Concise Oxford Companion To American Literature.
Book Number: 47682
Oxford University Press. 19896 Large thick 8vo. hardcover. 497pp. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Price: $12.00


Sullivan, Larry E & Lydia C Schurman:  Pioneers, Passionate Ladies, and Private Eyes: Dime Novels, Series Books, and Paperbacks
Book Number: 50301
Haworth Press, New York, 1996. 8vo. hardcover. 306pp. index. Very good+.
Keywords: literature writing novels children
Price: $45.00


Sutherland, John:  Curiosities of Literature
Book Number: 54081
Random House, London, 2008. 8vo. hardcover. 290pp. b/w illus. Fine. / Fine d/w.
Keywords: literature books
Price: $15.00


Drabble, Margaret. (editor):  The Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Book Number: 58275
Oxford University Press. 1996 Large thick 8vo. softcover. 1171pp. very good, top edge torn off title page.
Keywords: Oxford Companion To English Literature.
Price: $12.00



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