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Diderot par lui-meme

By: "Guyot, Charly"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1962

Seller ID: 88T027

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean, faint curl. Faint edgewear, spine crease and light pencil markings. 1 folded page corner. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and drawings. 191 pages (7x4.75""). Text in French." View more info

The Literature of Silence: Henry Miller and Samuel Beckett (Studies in Language and Literature)

By: "Hassan, Ihab"

Price: $26.95

Publisher: NY, 1967

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 87P020

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for page yellowing, slight flare to covers, and owner's stamp. ""Henry Miller and Samuel Beckett...proposed as masters of anti-literature""." View more info

Les Conteurs Francais du XVI Siecle (Extraits)

By: "Hasselman, Jules (Ed.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1945

Seller ID: 88P019

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, yellowed, clean, slight curl. Light pencil underlining. Chip off front corner. Commentaries on and selections from: Phillippe de Vigneulles, Nicholas de Troyes, Bonaventure des Periers, Marguerite d'Angouleme, Noel du Fail, Gillaume Bouchet, and Beroalde de Verville. 120 pages. Text in French." View more info

Les Conteurs Francais du XVI Siecle (Extraits)

By: "Hasselmann, Jules (ed.)"

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1945

Edition: (5e edition)

Seller ID: 21P007

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, age tanned, clean, faint curl. Commentaries on and selections from: Phillippe de Vigneulles, Nicholas de Troyes, Bonaventure des Periers, Marguerite d'Angouleme, Noel du Fail, Gillaume Bouchet, and Beroalde de Verville. 120 pages. Text in French." View more info

Fantasy and Mimesis: Responses to Reality in Western Literature

By: "Hume, Kathryn"

Price: $49.95

Publisher: NY, 1984

Seller ID: 6-0H025

ISBN: 0416380204

Condition: GOOD-


"Reading copy. Tight, bright, faint age soil to covers, clean pages but has bumped and folded corners. Owner's name on title page. 213 indexed pages. ""rejects generic definitions of fantasy, arguing that it is not a separate or even separable strain in literary practice, but rather an impulse as significant as that of mimesis…ranges form the Icelandic sagas to science fiction, from Malory to pulp romance, from the Odyssey to the nouveau roman...""" View more info

Sartre par lui-meme

By: "Jeanson, Francis"

Price: $25.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", c1955

Edition: (1961 printing)

Seller ID: 19P001

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean, faint curl. Light edgewear to exterior. Illustrated with black and white photos. 191 pages (7x4.75""). Text in French." View more info

Montaigne par lui-meme

By: "Jeanson, Francis"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1964

Seller ID: 88P025

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean, faint curl. Faint edgewear, hinge crease and light pencil markings. Bookstore sticker. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and drawings. 191 pages (7x4.75""). Text in French." View more info

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Bloom: The Botanical Vernacular in the English Novel

By: "King, Amy M."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, OXFORD UNIV PR: 2003

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 9DH013

ISBN: 0195339096

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for remainder marks on top edges. ""bringing together human courtships and botanical systems, King persuasively demonstrates how writers were able to imbue fiction with sexuality, while still remaining perfectly decorous…how tracing of the implications of just one highly charged word brings out the inseparability of scientific and literary cultures...""" View more info

Gothic to Fantastic: Readings in Supernatural Fiction (Gothic Studies and Dissertations)

By: "Lea, Sydney L.W. Jr."

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, 1980

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-0H004

ISBN: 0405126530

Condition: GOOD+


"Ex-library. Tight, bright, clean and square in red library binding with gilt lettering, with expected library markings.14 folded page corners. Highlighting and underlining in the section on Mary Shelley's monster only. 196 pages including Selected Bibliography. ""A Dissertation Presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Yale University in Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy."" Written by Vermont's Poet :Laureate." View more info

The Great Tradition: A Study of the English Novel

By: "Leavis, F.R."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1954

Seller ID: 6-5P010

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, faded covers with sunned spine, clean and unmarked pages, square. Light rubbing to cover edges and crease across back cover. Beginning with the statement 'The great English novelists are Jane Austen, George Eliot, Henry James and Joseph Conrad.', the book is 'a major statement concerning the entire art of the novel in English' and contains 'a detailed examination ...' of Eliot, James and Conrad. 319 pages." View more info

Expliquez-moi...Jean-Jacques Rousseau II. - Pages Choisies et Commentees

By: "LeComte, J."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Undated

Seller ID: 88P028

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, slight page yellowing, light age soil to exterior, clean interior, faint curl. Rubbed hinges, 2 scratches on front cover and light pencil markings on 6 pages. 80 pages (6-1/8x4.75""). Text in French." View more info

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The Art of Fiction: Illustrated from Classic and Modern Texts

By: "Lodge, David"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780140174922

ISBN: 0140174923

Condition: GOOD


The articles with which David Lodge entertained and enlightened readers of the Independent on Sunday and The Washington Post are now revised, expanded and collected together in book form. The art of fiction is considered under a wide range of headings, such as the Intrusive Author, Suspense, the Epistolary Novel, Time-shift, Magical Realism and Symbolism, and each topic is illustrated by a passage or two taken from classic or modern fiction. Drawing on writers as diverse as Henry James and Martin Amis, Jane Austen and Fay Weldon and Henry Fielding and James Joyce, David Lodge makes accessi... View more info

Situation de Blaise Cendrars

By: "Lovey, Jean-Claude"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Neuchatel,Switzerland", ©1965

Seller ID: 97T026

Condition: GOOD-


" Reading copy. Glued covers starting to loosen at spine, age soiled covers, pencil notes and underlining. Text block is tight with rough cut edges. Text in French. 359 pages including Notes and Bibliography, 8-3/8x5-3/4"" (1.3x14.6cm)." View more info

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Who is Harry Potter?

By: "Lutters, Frans"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Chatham, NY", Waldorf Publications: 2015

Seller ID: 7-NT019

ISBN: 1936367696

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! "" What is the reality behind these stories? Frans Lutters throws a surprising light on the images of this magical world."" 72 annotated pages including Bibliography." View more info

"Hartford Studies in Literature, Volume 2 Number 1 1970 (A Journal of Indisciplinary Criticism)"

By: "Manheim, Leonard F (ed.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Hartford, CT", 1970

Seller ID: 4-2T017

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean with slight curl but has pencil underlining throughout the book review ""The Uses of Imaginative Reasoning"" comparing 6 books studying this issue. Contents:"" The Iconography of David Copperfield""; ""Emblems in Victorian Literature""; ""Blake's Illustration for Paradise Lost, L'Allegro, ad Il Penseroso: A Thematic Reading""; + 5 Book Reviews. 98 staple-bound pages." View more info

Riassunto Dei Promesi Sposi

By: "Manzoni, Alessandro"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", 1994

Seller ID: 1DM001

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean and square but 5 pages of 198 with pencil underlining (Capitolo XXVII only), 6 with folded corners. Number written on front cover. Text in Italian." View more info

Murder in the Cathedral (T.S. Eliot)(Notes on English Literature Series)

By: "Mason, W.H."

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", 1962

Edition: "(5th Impression, 1972)"

Seller ID: 96T019

ISBN: 0631975403

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean, bumped corner. Owner's name. Part of a series of ""introductions to the great classics of English literature"". " View more info

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Reading Desire: In Pursuit of Ernest Hemingway

By: "Moddelmog, Debra a."

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", CORNELL UNIV PR: 1999

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 4-9H001

ISBN: 0801486351

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for tiny chips to cover corners. New scholarship challenges ""Hemingway's …heteromasculine image…"" 189 indexed, annotated pages + ""works Cited"" list." View more info

Montaigne

By: "Moreau, P."

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1958

Edition: (Suxieme edition

Seller ID: 88P024

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Appears unread. Tight, bright, clean, square. Faint sunning shadow on back cover. Bookstore sticker. 167 pages (6.5x4-3/8""). Text in French." View more info

La Comedie au XVI Siecle - extraits de pieces

By: "Mouflard, Mlle. (ed.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1948

Seller ID: 21P009

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faint curl and light wear to cover edges. Selected texts with resume, information and selections from: Etienne Jodellle, Jacques Grevin, Remi Belleau, Baif, Jean de la Taill, Larrivey, Odet de Turnebe. 130 pages. Text in French." View more info