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0701173009 ACKROYD, PETER & THOMAS WRIGHT, INTRODUCTION., The Collection
ACKROYD, PETER & THOMAS WRIGHT, INTRODUCTION.
The Collection
Chatto & Windus, 2001. 1st Edition. Hardcover. ISBN: 0701173009. First Edition. Grey Hardcovers / silver titles to the spine. In Fine condition with a solid binding and bright, unmarked pages. The DJ is unclipped and in Near Fine condition. "During the 1970s and the early 1980s Peter Ackroyd wrote countless book reviews and articles for the "Spectator," on literature, film and a number of social and cultural issues. The collection offers a selection of these incisive and entertaining pieces, which established Ackroyd's reputation as a writer. It also includes a selection of his reviews as chief book reviewer for the "Times," as well as three of his short stories." ; 9.30 X 6.10 X 1.30 inches; 448 pages. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 21699
USD 31.25 [Appr.: EURO 28.25 | £UK 25.5 | JP¥ 3369]
Keywords: 0701173009 Literay Collections Autobiography & Memoirs Literature

0394511042 ALLEN, WOODY, Side Effects
ALLEN, WOODY
Side Effects
Random House, 1980. Hardcover. ISBN: 0394511042. Black hard boards with black cloth spine covering. Very good, a tightly bound copy with an unmarked interior, some spine end and corner wear. Stated First Edition. The DJ is clipped, picture of Woody Allen on the back cover, light cover scuffing with top spine end chipping and edgwear. "Comprised of fiction essays that originally appeared in the "New Yorker, " this collection of Allen's musings features the third and final volume of his humor pieces, including his much-anthologized "The Kugelmass Episode."; 149 pages. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket .
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Book number: 11990
USD 12.95 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.5 | JP¥ 1396]
Keywords: 0394511042 Literary Collections American Essays Fiction Humour & Satire

0773752781 BLACK, ARTHUR, Back to Black Comic Sketches
BLACK, ARTHUR
Back to Black Comic Sketches
Stoddart, 1998. Paperback. ISBN: 0773752781. Trade Paperback in Very Good+ condition. An inscription to the former owner on the half title page, otherwise a clean & unmarked interior. "A compilation of the most requested and remarked-upon sketches by Arthur Black, former host of the CBC show Basic Black" ; 8.70 X 5.80 X 0.60 inches; 229 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 22021
USD 18.25 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 1967]
Keywords: 0773752781 Literary Collections Canadian Wit and Humor

1114669563 DE KRUIF PAUL, Hunger Fighters
DE KRUIF PAUL
Hunger Fighters
Blue Ribbon Books, 1928. Hardcover. ISBN: 1114669563. Green hardcovers with black titles to the spine. A Very Good++ book with a solid binding and a clean, unmarekd text. Bumping to the spine ends and corners with deckled edges. Striking black & white wood engravings, by Zadig, through out th ebook. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 17265
USD 39.25 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 32 | JP¥ 4231]
Keywords: 1114669563 Literary Collections

1851523138 DICKENS, CHARLES, Bedside Dickens: Classics for Pleasure
DICKENS, CHARLES
Bedside Dickens: Classics for Pleasure
Bounty Books, 1993. Hardcover. ISBN: 1851523138. Bright red borders, cream colored with a black illustration and titles to the front cover. Pages are tightly bound, clean and unmarked, light spine end bumping. "Includes selected extracts from "David Copperfield", "Pickwick Papers", "Nicholas Nickleby", "Great Expectations", "A Tale of Two Cities" and "Oliver Twist". "; 8.40 X 6 X 1.30 inches; 384 pages. Near Fine .
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Book number: 21483
USD 18.25 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 1967]
Keywords: 1851523138

0218514816 GIBSON DOUGLAS & HUGH MACLENNAN, Hugh Maclennan's Best
GIBSON DOUGLAS & HUGH MACLENNAN
Hugh Maclennan's Best
McClelland & Stewart / Douglas Gibson Book, 1991. Trade Paperback. ISBN: 0218514816. A Fine+ Trade Paperback. This book has a sound binding and bright & unmarked pages. "A selection of the famous author's best work, published and unpublished, including poetry, essays, journalism, travel writing and excerpts from all of his novels." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages; Box 47. Fine+ .
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Book number: 23635
USD 21.95 [Appr.: EURO 20 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2366]
Keywords: 0218514816 Canada Literature

0048080268 GREGORY, KENNETH, First Cuckoo Letters to "the Times", 1900-75
GREGORY, KENNETH
First Cuckoo Letters to "the Times", 1900-75
Allen & Unwin, 1978. Paperback. ISBN: 0048080268. Trade Paperback in Very Good condition. Pages are tight, clean & unmarked. A small break between pages 112 & 113. ; 7.70 X 5 X 1 inches; 360 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 20973
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Keywords: 0048080268 Literary Collecitons Letters Literary Citicism

0887500811 HOOD, HUGH, Governor's Bridge Is Closed, the
HOOD, HUGH
Governor's Bridge Is Closed, the
Oberon Press, 1973. Trade. ISBN: 0887500811. Trade Paperback in very good condition. Tightly bound, a bright, unmarked interior with a small tear to the bottom of the front spine hinge, a nice copy. "Twelve essays on the Canadian scene. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages. Very Good+ with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 11017
USD 13.25 [Appr.: EURO 12 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1428]
Keywords: 0887500811 Literary Collections

0060171456 KUNDERA, MILAN; ASHER, LINDA, Testaments Betrayed an Essay in Nine Parts
KUNDERA, MILAN; ASHER, LINDA
Testaments Betrayed an Essay in Nine Parts
Harpercollins, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0060171456. White hard covers with dark blue cloth spine covering, gilt titles to the spine. Stated First Edition. In Near Fine condition, tight, bright, unmarked with very light spine end bumping. The DJ is unclipped with very light cover wear. "The author of the modern classic novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and one of the masters of 20th century fiction composes a brilliant essay that celebrates the art of the novel. From Rabelais and Cervantes to Flaubert, Tolstoy, Kafka and Hemingway, Kundera traces the history of the novel from its birth through its flowering in successive centuries.. The author of the modern classic novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and one of the masters of 20th century fiction composes a brilliant essay that celebrates the art of the novel. From Rabelais and Cervantes to Flaubert, Tolstoy, Kafka and Hemingway, Kundera traces the history of the novel from its birth through its flowering in successive centuries. "; 1.1 x 9.2 x 5.6 Inches; 288 pages. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 12525
USD 17.25 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1860]
Keywords: 0060171456 Literary Collections Technique Essays Fiction Short Stories

1565848462 LEWIS, LAPHAM, 30 Satires
LEWIS, LAPHAM
30 Satires
New Press, 2003. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. ISBN: 1565848462. Black / grey hardcovers with silver titles to the spine. In Near Fine condition, pages are tight and clean, light spine end bumping. First Edition, First Printing (number line). The DJ is unclipped with light cover edgewear and scuffing. " This first assemblage of Lapham's satires presents 30 pieces that hold their currency and humor against the tide of social and political change that has engulfed American society over the last 20 years." ; 7.40 X 5.20 X 1.10 inches; 263 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 18015
USD 15.25 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1644]
Keywords: 1565848462 Literary Collections Humour & Satire Literary Citicism

0465041736 LOPATE, PHILLIP, Getting Personal Selected Writings
LOPATE, PHILLIP
Getting Personal Selected Writings
New York: Basic Books, 2003. Hardcover. ISBN: 0465041736. Hardcovers, black / blue, with gilt lettering on the spine, this is a new book, unread. First Edition. A remainder copy with a red mark on the bottom edge. The DJ is unclipped with light rubbing and edgewear. "From the master of the form, Phillip Lopate, a personally selected group of essays, poems and prose that together trace the arc of his career and life From the master of the form, Phillip Lopate, a personally selected group of essays, poems and prose that together trace the arc of his career and life." ; Remainder; 1.35 x 9.42 x 6.48 Inches; 399 pages. New in Very Good+ dust jacket .
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Book number: 8816
USD 25.25 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 20.5 | JP¥ 2722]
Keywords: 0465041736 Literary Collections Essays Fiction Short Stories Poetry

 PAULSON ARVID, Letters of Strindberg to Harriet Bosse Love Letters from a Tormented Genius
PAULSON ARVID
Letters of Strindberg to Harriet Bosse Love Letters from a Tormented Genius
Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1959. Hardcover. Blue cloth covers with red titles to the cover and spine. A solid binding with a clean, unmarked text, foxing to the top edges and some offsetting to the front free end paper, spine end and corner wear. The DJ is unclipped, Good condition with heavy spine end chipping and a tear to the back cover, cover rubbing and edgewear. "Here are the letters of a tormented genuis of the theatre to his third sife, a young Norwegian actress. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 194 pages. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket .
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Book number: 16230
USD 32.45 [Appr.: EURO 29.25 | £UK 26.5 | JP¥ 3498]
Keywords: Literary Collections Authors Biography Literary Citicism

0395533627 PORTER KATHERINE ANNE, Collection of Essays and Occasional Wirtings of Katherine Anne Porter
PORTER KATHERINE ANNE
Collection of Essays and Occasional Wirtings of Katherine Anne Porter
Boston, Mass: Houghton Mifflin / Seymour Lawrence, 1970. Paperback. ISBN: 0395533627. Trade paperback in very good condition. A tightly bound copy with an unmarked interior, wear to the cover edges, with cover rubbing. "Here is one volume are all of Katherine Anne Porter's essays, occasional writings, and poetry covering a span of nearly 50 years. To be published on the centenary of Porter's birth. Here is one volume are all of Katherine Anne Porter's essays, occasional writings, and poetry covering a span of nearly 50 years. To be published on the centenary of Porter's birth. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 496 pages. Very Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 10932
USD 15.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1719]
Keywords: 0395533627 Literary Collections Fiction Short Stories

 SCOTT FREDERICK SCOTT, Elton Hazlewood, a Memoir by His Friend Henry Vane ** Signed **
SCOTT FREDERICK SCOTT
Elton Hazlewood, a Memoir by His Friend Henry Vane ** Signed **
New York: Mr Thomas Whitteker, 1891. Hardcover. Signed by the author, in an inscription, on the front end paper. An Hardcovers, red/black title and author's signature to the front cover. The pages are tightly bound, there is an inscription to the front end paper, dated 1903. The balance of the pages are clean & unmarked. Heavy wear to the spine ends and corners, with foxing to the top of the front cover, cover scuffing. Excerpt "Then goes to sleep again. He breathes, his heart beats, and the forces within him pursue their natural course in the process of development. We are not particularly interested in them, but this is simmy because we cannot perceive their working. Infinitely interested we should be could we do so. What a marvellous sight, had we eyes to behold it, would be the unfolding of the latent intellectual powers in that little mind-world! What a new light it would throw on the after dealings of the soul in life At what moment in the progress of the individual does the separation occur between. "; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 146 pages; Signed by Author. Very Good .
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Book number: 22416
USD 64.25 [Appr.: EURO 58 | £UK 52.25 | JP¥ 6926]
Keywords: Fiction Literature

3895082090 THOREAU, HENRY DAVID, Walden
THOREAU, HENRY DAVID
Walden
Hungary: Konemann, 1996. Hardcover. ISBN: 3895082090. Blue cloth in Very Good+ condition. Tight, bright, unmarked. "In July 1845, Henry David Thoreau built a small cottage in the woods near Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts. During the two years and two months he spent there, he began to write "Walden", a chronicle of his coexistence with nature." ; 0.79 x 6.46 x 4.65 Inches; 307 pages; Box 22 / shelved. Very Good+ .
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Book number: 11335
USD 15.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1719]
Keywords: 3895082090 Literary Collections Biography Short Stories

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