Neale Williams Antiquarian Books: Literature (Secondary)
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ACKERMAN, JOHN
Dylan Thomas: His Life and Work
London, Oxford University Press. 1965. Cloth. 8vo. [xvi], 202 pp. Green clth with gilt to orange spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. An excellent copy of this perceptive critical analysis of the Welsh poet and his work. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9666
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.37 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2621]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, British Writers, Thomas

 
ACKROYD, PETER
T.S. Eliot
New York, Simon and Schuster. 1984. Soft Cover. 8vo. (6), 400 pp. Pictorial wraps. A very nice copy of this acclaimed biography. Contains numerous b/w plates. Fine.
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Book number: 9732
€  7.50 [Appr.: US$ 8.76 | £UK 6.75 | JP¥ 983]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers, American Writers, T.S. Eliot

 
ANGIER, CAROLE
The Double Bond. Primo Levi: A Biography
New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 2002, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xxvi, 898 pp. Black half-cloth with silver to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Small top-edge remainder spot. Fine first edition of this meticulously researched, vivid and moving biography, which illuminates the interior life of this major literary figure. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10026
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.37 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2621]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Itailan Writers, Primo Levi

 
ANISSIMOV, MIRIAM
Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist
Woodstock, The Overlook Press. 1999, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. x, 452 pp. (+ 8 pp. plates). Green half-cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine first edition in English and first full biography of this complex, private man and major literary figure. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10024
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.37 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2621]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Itailan Writers, Primo Levi

 
BAK, HANS
Malcom Cowley, the Formative Years
Athens, Georgia, The University of Georgia Press. 1993, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xx, 626 pp. (+ 8 pp. plates). Plum cloth with silver to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Fine first edition of Professor Bak's biography of Cowley's formative years, from his birth in Pittsburgh in 1898 to the beginnings of the Depression in 1930. A significant contribution to an overall appraisal of Cowley's influence at the centre of American literary life and as the chronicler of the 'Lost Generation'. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9798
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.45 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2293]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Lost Generation, American Writers, Malcolm Cowley

 
BAKER, CARLOS
Ernest Hemingway: A Life Story
New York, Charles Scribner's Sons. 1969, Signed First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xvii, 697 pp. (+ 32 pp. plates). Blue cloth with gilt to front and spine. Original unclipped illustrated dustjacket with usual light lamination lift. Boldly flatsigned by author to ffep. A superb signed first edition (A-3.69[C]) of Carlos Baker's famous biography. Fine/Very Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 9778
€  95.00 [Appr.: US$ 111.01 | £UK 84.5 | JP¥ 12450]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Writers, Ernest Hemingway, Carlos Baker

 
BATCHELOR, JOHN
Virginia Woolf: The Major Novels
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. 1991. Soft Cover. 8vo. xviii, 157pp. Pictorial card wraps. Fine copy from the Cambridge University Press of this study of Virginia Woolf's major works. Fine.
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Book number: 9469
€  12.50 [Appr.: US$ 14.61 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1638]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Bloomsbury, British Writers

 
BAYLEY, JOHN
Elegy for Iris
New York, St. Martin's Press. 1999. Hard Cover. 12mo. [x], 277 pp. Yellow boards with gilt to grey spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy of this melodious, affecting tribute to one of the greatest writers of her time by her husband of over forty years. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9786
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.69 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1310]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, Iris Murdoch

 
BAYLEY, JOHN
Iris and the Friends
New York, Gerald Duckworth & Co. 1999, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. (4), 208 pp. (+ 8 pp. plates). Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. An excellent first edition copy of this sensitive portrayal of one of the greatest writers of her time and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9787
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.45 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2293]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, Iris Murdoch

 
BEDFORD, SYBILLE
Aldous Huxley: A Biography. Volume One: 1894-1939. Volume Two: 1939-1963
London, Chatto & Windus in association with Collins. 1973, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. Vol. I: xvi, 400 pp. (+ 11 pp. plates); Vol II: xii, 378 pp. (+ 9 pp. plates). Blue boards with gilt to spines. Unclipped illustrated dustjackets. First editions of Sybille Bedford's acclaimed two-volume biography of Aldous Huxley. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 10053
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.29 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2949]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, British Writers, Aldous Huxley

 
BELL, QUENTIN
Virginia Woolf: A Biography (2 Volumes)
London, The Hogarth Press. 1972. Hard Cover. 8vo. xi, 230; xii, 300pp. Two volumes, grey borads with gilt to spines. Unclipped pictorial dustjackets. A very nice two-volume set of Professor Quentin Bell's absorbing biography of his aunt Virginia Woolf, and winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. Volume 1: Viginia Stephen 1882-1912. Volume 2: Mrs. Woolf 1912-1941. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9490
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 40.9 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4587]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers, Bloomsbury

 
BELL, QUENTIN
Virginia Woolf: A Biography
New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 1972. Cloth. 8vo. xx, 216 + (4) 314 pp (+32 pp. plates). Brown cloth with gilt to spine. Pictorial dustjacket. A very nice copy of Quentin Bell's absorbing biography of his aunt Virginia Woolf. Two volumes in one. Fine/Good.
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Book number: 9990
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.53 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1966]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers, Bloomsbury, Virginia Woolf

 
BENKOVITZ, MIRIAM J.
Frederick Rolfe: Baron Corvo
London, Hamish Hamilton. 1977, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xvi, 332 pp. (+ 12 pp. plates). Blue boards with gilt to spine. Top-edge tinted pink. Clipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine copy of this biography on the enigmatic and intriguing life of the writer and artist 'Baron Corvo'. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9782
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.45 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2293]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, British Writers, British Artists, Baron Corvo, Frederick William Rolfe

 
BERMAN, RONALD
Fitzgerald-Wilson-Hemingway: Language and Experience
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, The University of Alabama Press. 2003, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. [x], 123 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Mauve boards with silver titles to black spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. An excellent copy of this insightful study, which reinterprets the work of three of the most important writers of the 1920s and '30s. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9921
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.45 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2293]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Lost Generation, Jazz Age, American Writers, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Edmund Wislon

 
BLACKSTONE, BERNARD
Virginia Woolf: A Commentary
London, The Hogarth Press. 1972. Hard Cover. 8vo. 256pp. Blue boards with gilt to spine. Illustrated unclipped dustjacket. A splendid copy of Blackstone's masterly analysis and interpretation of Virginia Woolf's novels. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9477
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.45 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2293]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, British Writers, Bloomsburt

 
BOWERING, PETER
Aldous Huxley: A Study of the Major Novels
London, The Athlone Press. 1968, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. [xiii], 242 pp. Blue cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket. Neat ownership name to ffep. A nice copy of this study of Huxley's nine major novels. Fine/Good.
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Book number: 10051
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.69 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1310]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, British Writers, Huxley

 
BRADFORD, RICHARD
The Life of a Long-Distance Writer
London, Peter Owen. 2008, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 390 pp. Plum-coloured boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Authorized biography of Alan Sillitoe, published to coincide with his eightieth birthday in 2008. One of the original 'Angry Young Men' ('Saturday-Night and Sunday Morning'; 'The Lonliness of the Long-Distance Runner', etc.) who stormed onto the literary scene in the 1950s, Sillitoe passed away in 2010 at the age of 82. Illustrated with a number of photographs. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9141
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.21 | £UK 22.25 | JP¥ 3276]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers, Angry Young Men

 
BRIAN, DENIS
The True Gen: An Intimate Portrait of Hemingway by Those Who Knew Him
New York, Grove Press. 1988, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xii, 356 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Beige half-cloth with grey boards and titles to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Small red dot to top-edge. A very good first edition of this cooperative biographical memoir constructed out of numerous inteviews with those who knew and witnessed Hemingway. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9902
€  14.00 [Appr.: US$ 16.36 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1835]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, American Writers, Ernest Hemingway

 
BRINNIN, JOHN MALCOLM
Dylan Thomas in America: An Intimate Journal
London, Arlington Books. 1988, First Thus. Hard Cover. 8vo. xvi, 313 pp. Blue boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. An excellent copy of this candid, deeply moving - and somewhat polemical - account of Dylan Thomas's dramatic last four years. For this new edition with new material, Brinnin wrote a new foreword and afterword. Includes photographic illustrations. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9678
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.53 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1966]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
BROER, LAWRENCE R.
Hemingway's Spanish Tragedy
University, The University of Alabama Press. 1973, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xii, 131 pp. Red cloth with gilt to front and spine. Clipped illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy of this analysis of Hemingway's extensive interest in the Spanish world and the influences on his art. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9907
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.37 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2621]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Writers, Ernest Hemingway

 
BROOKER, PETER
A Student's Guide to the Selected Poems of Ezra Pound
London, Faber and Faber. 1979, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (4), 367 pp. Green cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Excellent copy of this accessible guide to Ezra Pound's poetry. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9754
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.53 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1966]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Poetry, American Writers, Ezra Pound

 
BRUCCOLI, MATTHEW J.
Some Sort of Epic Grandeur: The Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Columbia, University of South Carolina Press. 2002, First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. xxxii, 659 pp. Illustrated card wraps. Excellent copy of the second revised edition. Regarded as the basic work on Fitzgerald and the preeminent source for the study of the novelist. The revised edition provides new evidence discovered since its original publication. By the leading authority on F. Scott Fitzgerald. As new. Fine.
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Book number: 10005
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.29 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2949]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Authors, Fitzgerald

 
BRYER, JACKSON R. (ED. ET AL)
F. Scott Fitzgerald in the Twenty-First Century
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, The University of Alabama Press. 2003, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xiv, 372 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Black boards and blue titles to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. An excellent first edition of this collection of nineteen insightful essays originally presented at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference at Princeton University. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9917
€  27.50 [Appr.: US$ 32.13 | £UK 24.5 | JP¥ 3604]
Keywords: Literature, Ctiticism, Essays, Lost Generation, American Writers, F. Scott Fitzgerald

 
BURDETTE, ROBERT K.
The Saga of Prayer: The Poetry of Dylan Thomas
The Hague, Mouton & Co. 1972, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (7), 160 pp. Brown cloth boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine first edition of this scarce title which analyses the central themes unifying Dylan Thomas's poetry. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9676
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.37 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2621]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Poetry, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
CAREY, JOHN (ED.)
William Golding: The Man and His Books
London, Faber and Faber. 1986, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 191pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with photograph of Golding by Phil Sayer. A splendid first edition copy, published as a tribute to the man behind the novels on his seventy-fifth birthday. With contributions from Ted Hughes, Seamus Heaney, Ian McEwan and John Fowles, etc. Includes 8 photographs of Golding. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9139
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 40.9 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4587]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, Criticism, British Writers

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