Neale Williams Antiquarian Books: Literature (Secondary)
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MONEGAL, EMIR RODRIGUEZ
Jorge Luis Borges: A Literary Biography
New York, E.P. Dutton. 1978, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. x, 502 pp (+ 8 pp. plates). Tan half-cloth with red to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket with minor shelfware. A very nice first edition copy of this acclaimed Borges biography. With eight pages of photographs. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9196
€  30.00 [Appr.: US$ 35.19 | £UK 27 | JP 3919]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, Argentine Writers, Borges

 
MOREIRA, PETER
Hemingway on the China Front
Washington, Potomac Books. 2007, First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. xviii, 245 pp. Illustrated card wraps. Excellent copy of this detailed account of the journey made by Hemingway and Gellhorn through China during World War II. As new. Fine.
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Book number: 10004
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.73 | £UK 9 | JP 1306]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, WWII, China, American Authors, Hemingway, Gellhorn

 
MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER D. (ED.)
Conversations with E.L. Doctorow
Jackson, University Press of Mississippi. 1999, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxxii, 232pp. Grey cloth boards with silver to spine. Splendid first edition of this scarce collection of critical studies and interviews with award winning novelist Doctorow. Fine.
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Book number: 9055
€  40.00 [Appr.: US$ 46.92 | £UK 35.75 | JP 5225]
Keywords: Literature, Interviews, Essays, Critical Studies, American Writers

 
MURDY, LOUISE BAUGHAN
Sound and Sense in Dylan Thomas's Poetry
The Hague, Mouton & Co. 1966, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (11), 172 pp. Brown cloth boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine first edition copy of this comprehensive analysis of the auditory and semantic tendencies which contribute to the general contrast between Thomas's earlier and later poetry. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9672
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP 2612]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Poetry, Linguistics, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
NOVAK, MAXIMILLIAN E.
Daniel Defoe: Master of Fictions
Oxford, Oxford University Press. 2001, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xi, 756pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket. A very nice copy of this biography, which views Defoe's complex life through through his career as a writer, giving the reader a better understanding of the thought and personal experience that went into his great fictional works. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9218
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP 2939]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers

 
ONDAATJE, CHRISTOPHER
Hemingway in Africa: The Last Safari
Toronto, HarperCollins. 2003, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (10), 240 pp. Red cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. An excellent first edition of this exquisitely produced work, giving an intriguing insight into the important African phase of Hemingway's life. Illustrated throughout. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9901
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.32 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3266]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Africa, American Writers, Ernest Hemingway

 
PARINI, JAY
John Steinbeck: A Biography
New York, Henry Holt. 1995, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xxiv, 536 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Burgundy half-cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. A fine first edition of Parini's astute and sensitive portrait of a driven and difficult man. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10066
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP 2939]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Writers, Steinbeck

 
PERLÈS, ALFRED
My Friend, Henry Miller
London, Neville Spearman. 1955, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xii, 242 pp. (+ 11 pp. plates). Blue cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with repaired nicks. Some spotting to endpapers, otherwise a reasonable copy of Perls's remarkable biography of Miller. Good/Fair.
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Book number: 10062
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2286]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Writers, Henry Miller

 
POWYS, JOHN COWPER
James Joyce's 'Ulysses' - an Appreciation
London, Village Press. 1975, First Thus. Soft Cover. 8vo. 21 pp. Illustrated stapled wraps. A fine copy of this largely unknown essay by one of the first people to recognise the genius of James Joyce. As new. Fine.
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Book number: 9790
€  12.50 [Appr.: US$ 14.66 | £UK 11.25 | JP 1633]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Essays, British Writers, John Cowper Powys, James Joyce

 
QUILLIOT, ROGER
The Sea and Prisons: A Commentary on the Life and Thoughts of Albert Camus
Alabama, University of Alabama Press. 1970, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xxviii, 280 pp. Green cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Attractive exlibris to pastedown. Fine copy of the professor Quilliot's updated commentary on the life and works of his close friend Albert Camus. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10034
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP 2939]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Biography, French Writers, Albert Camus

 
DE RACHEWILTZ, MARY
Discretions. A Memoir by Ezra Pound's Daughter.
London, Faber and Faber. 1971, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. [v], 312 pp (+ 16 pp. plates). Red cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Fine first edition of this personal memoir by Pond's daughter, Princess de Rachewiltz, who recounts her strange upbringing and close relationship that grew over the years, and illuminates many obscure passages in Pound's famous Cantos. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9750
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP 1959]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, American Writers, Ezra Pound

 
REYNOLDS, M.E.
Memories of John Galsworthy (by His Sister)
London, Robert Hale & Company. 1936, First Edition. Half-Vellum. 8vo. (12), 128 pp. (+ 24 pp. tissue guarded plares). Half-vellum with gilt to blue cloth boards and spine. A faultless first edition of this biographical memoir and collection of miscellaneous correspondence of the Nobel laureate John Galsworthy by his sister Mabel. Fine/No jacket as issued.
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Book number: 9785
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.32 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3266]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Correspondence, Nobel Prize, British Writers, John Galsworthy

 
ROWLEY, HAZEL
Tête-à-Tête
New York, HarperCollins. 2005. Hard Cover. 8vo. xvi, 416 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Red boards and clipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine copy of this excellent dual portrait of these two leading literary figures of the twentieth century. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10035
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP 2612]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, French Writers, Simone de Beauvoir, Jean-Paul Sartre

 
ROWSE, A.L.
The Poet Auden: A Personal Memoir
New York, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1988, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. (6), 139 pp. Beige boards with gilt to brown cloth spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Excellent first US edition of the personal memoir and critical interpretation of W.H. Auden by his friend and leading literary historian A.L. Rowse. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9836
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP 1959]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, W.H. Auden

 
ROWSE, A.L.
The Poet Auden: A Personal Memoir
London, Methuen. 1987, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (6), 138 pp. Grey bloards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket. Excellent first edition of the personal memoir and critical interpretation of W.H. Auden by his friend and leading literary historian A.L. Rowse. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9835
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2286]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, W.H. Auden

 
SAVIGNEAU, JOSYANE
Carson Mccullers: A Life
New York, Houghton Mifflin Company. 2001, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xiv, 370 pp. Grey boards with red cloth spine. Illustrated dustjacket. Excellent copy of this deeply sympathetic portrait of one of America's greatest novelists. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10008
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP 2612]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Authors, Carson McCullers

 
SCAMMELL, MICHAEL
Solzhenitsyn: A Biography
London, Hutchinson. 1985, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 1051 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Black boards with silver to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine first edition of this first full biography in English of the famous Russian novelist. It covers every period of Solzhenitsyn's life and development in considerable detail. 'By far the best, as well as the most comprehensive study of the writer'. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10023
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.32 | £UK 22.5 | JP 3266]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Russian Writers, Nobel Prize, Solzhenitsyn

 
SHERRY, NORMAN
The Life of Graham Greene (3 Volumes)
London and New York, Jonathan Cape and Viking. 1989, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxiv, 783; xxii, 562; xxxiv, 906pp. Flawless first edition set of Norman Sherry's three volume prize-winning biography. (Vol.1: US; Vols.2/3: UK). All three volumes as new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9442
€  75.00 [Appr.: US$ 87.97 | £UK 67 | JP 9797]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers

 
SHERRY, NORMAN
The Life of Graham Greene: Volume Two 1939-1955
London, Jonathan Cape. 1994, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxii, 562pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Includes photographic plates and other illustrations. A flawless first edition of volume two of this monumental prize-winning biography. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9440
€  27.50 [Appr.: US$ 32.26 | £UK 24.75 | JP 3592]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers

 
SHERRY, NORMAN
The Life of Graham Greene: Volume Three 1955-1991
London, Jonathan Cape. 2004, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxxiv, 906pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Includes photographic plates and other illustrations. A flawless first edition of volume three of this monumental prize-winning biography. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9441
€  27.50 [Appr.: US$ 32.26 | £UK 24.75 | JP 3592]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers

 
SHERRY, NORMAN
The Life of Graham Greene: Volume One 1904-1939
New York, Viking. 1989, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxiv, 783pp. Beige boards with gilt to black cloth spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Includes photographic plates and other illustrations. A flawless first edition of volume one of this monumental prize-winning biography. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9439
€  27.50 [Appr.: US$ 32.26 | £UK 24.75 | JP 3592]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, British Writers

 
SHONE, RICHARD
Bloomsbury Portraits: Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, and Their Circle
Oxford, Phaidon Press. 1976, First Edition. Hard Cover. 4to. 272pp. Decorative boards. Illustrated unclipped dustjacket. An excellent first edition of this work on the important artistic production of the Bloomsbury group. With 168 illustrations, 8 of which in colour. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9484
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP 2612]
Keywords: Literature, Art, Biography, Bloomsbury

 
SHONE, RICHARD
Bloomsbury Portraits: Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, and Their Circle
Oxford, Phaidon Press. 1976, First Edition. Hard Cover. 4to. 272pp. Decorative boards. Illustrated unclipped dustjacket. An very good first edition of this work on the important artistic production of the Bloomsbury group. With 168 illustrations, 8 of which in colour. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 9485
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2286]
Keywords: Literature, Art, Biography, Bloomsbury

 
COHEN-SOLAL, ANNIE
Sartre: A Life
New York, Pantheon Books. 1987, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xiv, 592 pp. (+ 24 pp. plates). Blue half-cloth with unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Nice first edition of Cohen-Solal's definitive biography of Jean-Paul Sartre. Fine/Good.
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Book number: 10036
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2286]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Philosophy, French Writers, Sartre

 
SOUHAMI, DIANA
Gertrude and Alice
London, Pandora Press. 1991, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (10), 300 pp. Red cloth with silver to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket with modest shelfwear. Diana Souhami's symapathetic and entertaining biography of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, their life together and their influences on the literary and artistic circle of Paris. Fine/Fair.
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Book number: 9804
€  12.50 [Appr.: US$ 14.66 | £UK 11.25 | JP 1633]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Paris, Lost Generation, American Writers, Gertrude Stein

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