Neale Williams Antiquarian Books: Literature (Secondary)
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SUTHERLAND, JOHN
Stephen Spender: A Literary Life
New York, Oxford University Press. 2005, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. x, 627 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Black hals-cloth with gilt to spine. Clipped pictorial dustjacket. A fine first eition of the authorized biography of the supremely gifted English writer, which also throws light on the literary and social history of the twentieth century. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9849
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP• 2614]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, British Writers, Stephen Spender

 
ARNOLD, EDWIN T. & LUCE, DIANNE C.
Perspectives on Cormac Mccarthy
Jackson, University Press of Mississippi. 1999. Soft Cover. 8vo. vi, 256pp. Illustrated card wraps. Collection of critical essays, 'praised as the best handbook for an understanding of McCarthy's great works. In new condition. Fine.
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Book number: 9130
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP• 2614]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, Criticism, American Writers

 
THOMAS, DYLAN; GRINDEA, MIRON (ED.)
Adam International Review No. 238. Dylan Thomas Memorial Number
London, Adam International Review. 1953, First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. ii, 80, iv pp. (+ 3 pp. plates).Printed card wraps. Literary monthly 'Adam International Review' Dylan Thomas Memorial Number, with contributions from Augustus John, Igor Stravinsky, George Barker, W. S. Merwin, Pamela Hansford Johnson, Edith Sitwell, Hugh MacDiarmid, Stephen Spender, Roy Campbell, etc. and containing a two chapter prepublication of 'Adventures in the Skin Trade'. [Rolph: C.183]. Fine.
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Book number: 9695
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 23.46 | £UK 18 | JP• 2614]
Keywords: Literature, Periodicals, Memoirs, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
THOMSON, IAN
Primo Levi
New York, Picador. 2004, First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo. xiv, 626pp. First paperback edition of Thomson's celebrated biography of one of the 20th century's leading literary figures. Generously supported by sixty photographs and illustrations from Levi's life. A fine biography in excellent condition. Fine.
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Book number: 9012
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP• 2941]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, Italian Writers

 
THOMSON, IAN
Primo Levi
London, Hutchinson. 2002, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xiv, 624pp. Black boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped dustjacket with photograph by Andrea Nemitz. Thomson's celebrated biography of one of the 20th century's leading literary figures. Generously supported by sixty photographs and illustrations from Levi's life. A fine biography in excellent condition. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9011
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 41.05 | £UK 31.5 | JP• 4575]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, Italian Writers

 
TODD, OLIVIER
Malraux: A Life
New York, Alfred A. Knopf. 2005, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xiv, 544 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Beige boards with unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Excellent first edition of Olivier Todd's meticulous biography in which he reveals how Malraux, the protean genius, became his own greatest character. As new. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10038
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP• 2941]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, French Writers, Malraux

 
TREECE, HENRY
Dylan Thomas: 'Dog Among the Fairies'
London, Lindsay Drummond Ltd. 1949, First Edition. Cloth. Ill.: Heartfield, John. 12mo. 160 pp. Red cloth with gilt-stamped design to front and gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket (design and typography by the famous emigre artsist John Heartfield [Helmut Herzfelde]). A fine first edition of this seminal first full-length critical appraisal of Dylan Thomas's poetry. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9673
€  30.00 [Appr.: US$ 35.19 | £UK 27 | JP• 3921]
Keywords: Literature, Criticism, Poetry, British Writers, Dylan Thomas Heartfield, John

 
TROGDON, ROBERT W.
Ernest Hemingway: A Literary Reference
New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers. 2002. Soft Cover. 8vo. vii, 377 pp. Illustrated card wraps. Nice copy of this documentary volume celebrating the life and literary career of Ernest Hemingway. Illustrated throughout. Fine.
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Book number: 10002
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP• 1961]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Authors, Hemingway

 
TURNBULL, ANDREW
Scott Fitzgerald
London, The Bodley Head. 1962, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 320 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Red boards with top-edge tinted red. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Very nice first edition of Turnbull's comprehensive biography and personal memoir. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10011
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.73 | £UK 9 | JP• 1307]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Authors, F. Scott Fitzgerald

 
TYTELL, JOHN
Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano
London, Bloomsbury. 1987, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. [xiv], 368 pp (+ 16 p. plates). Green boards with gilt to front and spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. Excellent first edition of this interpretive biography exploring the myths behind the man. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9756
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP• 2287]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, American Writers, Ezra Pound

 
VROOMEN, PIM DE (ED.)
Pierre Kemp, Bevonden En Gewogen
Leiden, Dimensie. 1986, Numbered Limited Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. 289 (10) pp. Light-blue boards. Oplage van 750 genummerde exemplaren. Uitstekend exemplaar van deze opstellen over de poŽzie van Pierre Kemp, samengesteld door Pim de Vroomen en met uitgebreide bibliografie. One of 750 numbered copies of this collection of essays on the Dutch poet Pierre Kemp. As new. Fine.
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Book number: 9575
€  22.50 [Appr.: US$ 26.39 | £UK 20.25 | JP• 2941]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, Biographies, Dutch Writers

 
WALDOCK, A.J.A.
James, Joyce and Others
London, Williams & Norgate. 1937, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. (vi) 133 pp. Blue clth with gilt to spine. Nice copy of this scare title. Literary essays on James Joyce, Henry James, Thomas Hardy, William Lisle Bowles and Macbeth. Scarce title. Very Good.
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Book number: 9992
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 11.73 | £UK 9 | JP• 1307]
Keywords: Literature, Essays, Joyce, James, Hardy

 
WATKINS, GWEN
Dylan Thomas and Vernon Watkins: Portrait of a Friendship
Seattle, University of Washington Press. 1985, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. [xvi], 226 pp. Black cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dusjacket with trifle toning. A fine first edition of this fascinating account of the two Welsh poets' friendship, by Vernon Watkins's wife. Includes nine pages of photographs. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9675
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP• 1961]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Memoirs, British Writers, Dylan Thomas

 
WEATHERBY, W.J.
Salman Rushdie: Sentenced to Death
New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers. 1990, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. [x] 258pp. Blue and red cloth boards with silver to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. The first biography of Rushdie, analysing his background, the influential events and people in the writer's life, as well as the furore made with the publication of 'The Satanic Verses' and the resulting persecution. Illustrated with a number of revealing photographs. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9074
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.32 | £UK 22.5 | JP• 3268]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, American Writers

 
WEEKS, DONALD
Corvo
London, Michael Joseph. 1971, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xxx, 450 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Brown boards with gilt to spine. Clipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine copy of the first biography after A.J.A Symons's 1934 masterpiece to reassess the enigmatic and intriguing life of the writer and artist 'Baron Corvo'. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 9781
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP• 2287]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, British Writers, British Artists, Baron Corvo, Frederick William Rolfe

 
WEST, REBECCA
Selected Letters of Rebecca West
New Haven, Yale University Press. 2000, First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. xlviii, 497 pp. (+14 pp. plates). Beige cloth with gilt to spine. A fine first edition of the annotated correspondence of Rebecca West, spanning her stormy literary career. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 10046
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP• 2287]
Keywords: Literature, Correspondence, Biographies, British Writers, Rebecca West

 
WEST, JAMES L.W. III
William Styron: A Life
New York, Random House. 1998, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xiv, 509pp. First edition of West's excellent biography of William Styron, supported by many revealing photographs and in fine condition. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9032
€  25.00 [Appr.: US$ 29.32 | £UK 22.5 | JP• 3268]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, American Writers

 
WILLIAMSON, EDWIN
Borges: A Life
London, Viking. 2004, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. xviii, 574pp. Grey boards with blue to spine. Illustrated unclipped dustjacket with photograph to front by Jasmine Lin. An excellent first edition copy of this first biography in any language to encompass the entire span of Borges's life and work, based on previously unknown or unavailable sources by the King Alfonso XIII Professor of Spanish at the University of Oxford. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9195
€  30.00 [Appr.: US$ 35.19 | £UK 27 | JP• 3921]
Keywords: Literature, Biographies, Argentine Writers

 
WINEAPPLE, BRENDA
Genêt: A Biography of Janet Flanner
New York, Ticknor & Fields. 1989, First Edition. Half-Cloth. 8vo. xx. 361 pp. (+16 pp. plates). Black half-cloth with gilt to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Very good first edition of Brenda Wineapple's literary biography of Janet Flanner, award-winning author of Paris Journal and who came to be synonymous with our view of Paris between the wars. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 10033
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 17.59 | £UK 13.5 | JP• 1961]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Paris, American Writers, Janet Flanner

 
WINEAPPLE, BRENDA
Sister Brother: Gertrude and Leo Stein
New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1996, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. [xiv], 514 pp. Green-blue boards with silver to spine. Unclipped illustrated dustjacket. Fine first edition of this fascinating dual biography of these two American expatriates, in which Brenda Wineapple tells the story of a powerful, poignant relationship rooted in love, longing, and smoldering rivalry, a relationship so profound that when it ruptured in 1914, sister and brother never spoke to each other again. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9802
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP• 2287]
Keywords: Literature, Biography, Paris, Lost Generation, American Writers, Gertrude Stein

 
WISER, WILLIAM
The Twilight Years: Paris in the 1930s
London, Robson Books. 2001, First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. [xii], 292 pp. (+ 16 pp. plates). Purple boards with gilt to spine. Unclipped pictorial dustjacket. A fine first edition of this social history of the celebrated writers, artists and expatriates in Paris during the decade before the Second World War. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 9797
€  17.50 [Appr.: US$ 20.53 | £UK 15.75 | JP• 2287]
Keywords: Literature, Lost Generation, American Writers, British Writers, Paris, Expats

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