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THE VOICES OF KITIMAT 1967

By: Kitimat Writer's Club

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada], [Northern Sentinel Press]: 1967

Seller ID: P6177

Condition: Good +


152p. Cover corners worn with a scrape to the bottom front edge. Dedicated to Canada on her 100th birthday from the citizens of Kitimat. Stapled text block with wraps. B&w illustrations. (9-1/4"x7-1/8") View more info

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ESCAPE TO LIFE

By: Kormendi, Ferenc

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First

Seller ID: H3681

Condition: Good


viii, 328p. Cover edges worn with corners bumped, spine sunned and soiled, page edges slightly soiled, former owner's name on title page. A millionaire Hungarian emigrant returns from southern Africa to attend a school reunion, where his schoolmates try to make money off of him. (8"x5-3/8") View more info

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GÖSTA BERLINGS SAGA (SVENSKA LITTERATURENS PÃRLOR)

By: Lagerlöf, Selma

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Vårt Hems Förlag: 1927

Seller ID: H12224

Condition: Very good


583p. Covers rubbed and lightly soiled with corners bumped. First novel by the Swedish writer, the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1909, "in appreciation of the lofty idealism, vivid imagination and spiritual perception that characterize her writings." 2 volumes. Text in Swedish. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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LELEJSKA GORA

By: Lali , Mihailo (Lalic, Mihailo)

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Serbia, Nolit: 1981

Seller ID: H11379

Condition: Very good


586p. Cover corners bumped. Includes glossary. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x4-7/8") View more info

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WHERE SHAKESPEARE SET HIS STAGE

By: Lathrop, Elise

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [New York], James Pott & Co.: 1906

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9872

Condition: Very Good


x, 247p. Gift message on front endpaper, cover corners worn. 22 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x6") View more info

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F.R. LEAVIS: ESSAYS AND DOCUMENTS

By: Leavis, F.R.; Edited by Ian MacKillop & Richard Storer

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Sheffield Academic Press: 1995

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12212

ISBN: 1850755647

Condition: Very good


vi, 314p. Jacket corners lightly worn. A collection of writings by one of the most important British literary critics of the 20th century including "memoirs of different phases in Leavis's career, from the 1930s to the 1960s." Includes bibliographical notes and reader's guide. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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WILLA CATHER LIVING, A PERSONAL RECORD

By: Lewis, Edith

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1953

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11585

Condition: Very good


xviii, [198p.] Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover corners lightly worn, rubbed jacket has small chips and tears to edges. Memoir of Cather's life written by her most intimate companion who lived with her during the final 4 decades of Cather's life. (8-1/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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PARADISE LOST AS "MYTH"

By: MacCaffrey, Isabel Gamble

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1967

Seller ID: H9367

Condition: Good +


227p. 2nd printing. Cover edges scraped and corners worn, rubbed jacket with edges worn and spine sunned. Includes bibliography. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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City of the Tribes

By: Macken, Walter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Dingle, Ireland, Brandon Book Publishers: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5626

ISBN: 0863222285

Condition: Very Good+


x, 244p. Jacket has light edge wear. (9"x5-3/4") View more info

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TALKS WITH AUTHORS

By: Madden, Charles E.; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Carbondale, Illinois & London, Southern Illinois University Press, Feffer & Simons: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7719

Condition: Very Good +


[xx], 265p. Jacket scraped on flaps and spine with wear to top and bottom of spine and to corners. Authors include: John Dos Passos, James T. Farrell, Vance Bourjaily, Kay Boyle, Horace Gregory, Arthur Mizener, Carvel Collins, Warren Beck, Carlos Baker, Karl Shapiro, Muriel Rukeyser, Anne Sexton, and Richard Wilbur. (8-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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JAMES M. CAIN (TWAYNE'S UNITED STATES AUTHOR SERIES, TUSAS 171)

By: Madden, David

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1970

Edition: First

Seller ID: H6721

Condition: Good


200p. Usual library markings, endpapers torn from removal of old jacket protector that has been replaced with a new one, jacket spine is sunned and edges worn. Includes bibliography and chronology. Ex-Library. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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TJIES

By: Mahieu, Vincent (Pseudonym of Jan Johannes Theodrus Boon)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Den Haag (The Hague), H.P. Leopolds Uitgeversmij: 1958

Edition: 2nd Edition (1959)

Seller ID: H11213

Condition: Good +


175p. Bookstore label on front pastedown, endpapers toned, rubbed jacket toned with chips to corners and top and bottom of sunned spine. Includes glossary. Also wrote under the pseudonym Tjalie Robinson. Text in Dutch. (8-1/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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POEZIJA I PROZA (BIBLIOTEKA JELEN)

By: Matoš, Antun Gustav

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Mladost: 1972

Seller ID: H13095

Condition: Very good


[180p.] Pages toned, name on front endpaper, cover rubbed. Collection of poems and prose by the Croatian modernist. Text in Croatian. (7-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE ODD NUMBER: THIRTEEN TALES (MASTER-TALES)

By: Maupassant, Guy de; Translated by Jonathan Sturges with Introduction by Henry James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1889

Seller ID: H13067

Condition: Very good


[xviii], 226p. Endpapers toned, uncut leaves opened leaving uneven edges, spine sunned with corners lightly worn. Red cloth. B&w illustrations. (7"x4-5/8") View more info

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THREE ESSAYS: AN APPRECIATION WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY.

By: Mayo, Lawrence Shaw

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Boston, Privately Printed by Catherine Barton Mayo: 1948

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11953

Condition: Good


x, 94p. Signed by Kitty Mayo on front endpaper. Fade spots on front cover with dent on spine and corners lightly worn. Bibliography of Lawrence Shaw Mayo's writings. "This memorial volume is limited to an edition of three hundred copies." (8-7/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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A SECOND MENCKEN CHRESTOMATHY

By: Mencken, H.L.; Selected, Revised, and Annotated by & Edited & with an Introduction by Terry Teachout

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1995

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12843

ISBN: 0679428291

Condition: Very good


xxvi, [498p.] Brown spots on top page edges, jacket edges lightly worn. (8-5/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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COLLECTED WORKS: VOLUME ONE, 1956-1976

By: Metcalf, Paul C.; Introduction by Guy Davenport

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Coffee House Press: 1996

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12147

ISBN: 1566890505

Condition: Very good


[viii], 596p. Signed by author on flyleaf A few fade spots on cover, jacket rubbed with back soiled and folds scraped and corners worn. Includes bibliography. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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George Borrow (Twayne's English Authors Series, TEAS 32)

By: Meyers, Robert R.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9038

Condition: Very Good


156p. Price clipped jacket has 2-1" tears to top edge with corners chipped and spine sunned with folds scraped. Includes selected bibliography and chronology. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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BIG SUR AND THE ORANGES OF HIERONYMUS BOSCH

By: Miller, Henry

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions Books, James Laughlin: 1957

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9375

Condition: Very Good


404p. Top of page edges lightly moisture stained, jacket moisture stained on top front edge with 2 - 1" tears on bottom edge at spine with chips to edges. [Shifreen & Jackson, A.105.a] B&w photo frontispiece and 8 b&w photo plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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A MAN OF MEANS

By: Monteiro, Luís de Sttau; Translated from the Portuguese by Ann Stevens

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12166

Condition: Very good


188p. Holes along jacket flap folds. Family life and generational conflicts in 20th century Lisbon. Jacket design by Anita Karl. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info