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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

The Bedford Glossary of Critical and Literary Terms

By: "Murfin, Ross C., M., Supryia Ray"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bedford Books:

Seller ID: 9780312115609

ISBN: 0312115601

Condition: GOOD


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erotic universe: Sexuality and Fantastic Literature

By: "Palumbo, Donald (ed.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Westport, CT", GREENWOOD PUB GROUP INC: 1986

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-0T005

ISBN: 0313241015

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square but with many folded page corners. Dust jacket is intact but has light age soil, rubbing and front cover has small rips at top corners and bottom edge and a crease across the top edge. "" 306 indexed pages including annotated Bibliography with 15 essays in which they discuss almost two hundred novels, short stories, tales, plays, poems, myths, and nearly one hundred authors...exploring the relationship between sex and the fantastic in science fiction and fantasy literature.""" View more info

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Horowitz et mon pere

By: "Salatko, Alexis"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", LIVRE DE POCHE: 2007

Edition: (1st publication LGF)

Seller ID: 19P002

ISBN: 2253118656

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""Preface de Roman Polanski…Selection 2007 Prix des Lecteurs…"" ""Juste avant la revolution d'Octobre, Dimitri Radzanov et Horowitz' s'affrontent en duel au piano au consrvatoire de Kiev."" 153 pages, Text in French." View more info

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Rough Guide to the Lord of the Rings

By: "SIMPSON, PAUL, RODISS, HELEN, BUSHELL, MICHAELA"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: N/A:

Seller ID: 9781843532750

ISBN: 1843532751

Condition: very good


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Literatura Rusa (Original Title: An Outline of Russian Literature)

By: "Slonim, Marc"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1962

Edition: "(primera reimpression, 1974)"

Seller ID: 22P022

Condition: NEAR FINE / Very Good


"As new except for faint age tanning of page edges. Dust jacket has slight shelfwear , 5 clean, 1/4"" rips to edges, and a small chip at top of spine. Works of Puskin, Lermentov, Gogol, Turguenov, Goncarov, Ostrovski, Dostoyevski, Tolstoi, Chejov, Gorki and more. 207+ indexed pages. Text in Spanish." View more info

The Abnormal Personality Through Literature

By: "Stone, Alan A. & Sue Smart (ed.)"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffs, NJ", 1966

Edition: (9th printing)

Seller ID: 5-0T013

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Stamp on first free page. Bumped back, top corner has dog-eared approximately a dozen pages. ""Impulse, anxiety, hebephrenia, autism, hysteria, depression, homosexuality, alcoholism; these are only a few of the psychotic and neurotic disorders that are explored in this remarkable collection of excerpts from the master story tellers...""" View more info

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The Dark Fantastic: Selected Essays from the Ninth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction & Fantasy #71)

By: "Sullivan, C. W. (Ed.)"

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Westport, CT", GREENWOOD PUB GROUP INC: 1997

Seller ID: 6-0H006

ISBN: 0313294771

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for a slight bump to bottom page edges. No dust jacket. 21 presentations, including annotations or ""works cited"", that ""focus on the horror elements in fantastic fiction….at various aspects of the darker side of the human condition as expressed by and explored in a wide variety of fantastic fiction and art..."" 218 indexed pages including short biographies of each presenter. " View more info

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"All Things Alice: The Wti, Wisdom and Wonderland of Lewis Carroll"

By: "Sunshine, Linda"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, POTTER CLARKSON N: 2004

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-2M001

ISBN: 1400054419

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Attached ribbons bookmark ""collection of artwork, quotations, letters, recipes, puzzles and games inspired by the works of Lewis Carroll…illustrated with glorious art from around the world…"" 352 pages, 6.75x6.75x1.75""" View more info

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"The Spiritual History of Ice: Romanticism, Science, and the Imagination"

By: "Wilson, Eric G."

Price: $34.95

Publisher: NY, 2003

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-3T009

ISBN: 0312292996

Condition: FINE


"As new with bookstore sticker on first free page. ""articulates a provocative new reading of key Romance texts…proposes a bold synthesis of poetry and science that is certain to transform the critical terrain of romantic Studies."" 278 indexed, annotated pages." View more info

manuel des etudes litteraires francaises: Xxe siecle

By: Castex & Surer

Price: $11.95

Publisher: (unknown), 1967

Seller ID: 69H018

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean, square. Some foxing to page edges. Notes in the section on Gide. Highlights of French literature in the 20th century. Artists and their art. Text in French." View more info

A Commentary on Wordsworth's Prelude

By: Holt & Gilroy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1983

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 98T015

ISBN: 0710095694

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint surface crease on cover corner. ""by using the commentary, the reader will discover The Prelude speaks in ways which are relevant and exciting to the modern mind.""" View more info

A Reader's Guide to Great Twentieth Century English Novels

By: Karl & Magalaner

Price: $7.95

Publisher: 1959, 1959

Seller ID: 4-OT019

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Faintest shelfwear to edges. No markings. An extensive introduction sets the stage for sections on: Conrad, Forster, Woolf, Lawrence, Joyce and Huxley. Each contains a brief biography, extensive discussion of each of their novels and a bibliography. 293 indexed pages." View more info

"The Vonnegut Statement: Original Essays on the Life and Work of Kurt Vonnegut, Jr."

By: Klinkowitz & Somer (ed.)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1973

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 3DT011

ISBN: (no ISBN)

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Appears unread. As new, except for light age tanning of pages and faintest rubbing to cover edges. 286 indexed pages, ""14 original essays…on all facets of Vonnegut's life and work.""" View more info

Satire - Modern Essays in Criticism

By: Ronald Paulson (ed.)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffs, NJ", Prentice Hall: 1971

Seller ID: 7-0T017

ISBN: 137912366

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Light foxing to top exterior page edges. Slight curl to cover lamination at corners. Pencil underlining in 1 of 20 essays. Commentaries on satire as distinct from general comedy. 378 pages." View more info

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A Companion to the Gothic

By: Rossiter and MacDonald

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Malden, MA", BLACKWELL PUBL: 2001

Edition: "(2006,4th printing)"

Seller ID: 6-0X003

ISBN: 0631231994

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for 23 folded page corners. 324 indexed, annotated pages. ""accounts of major authors and texts…explore European and American dimensions of Gothic; Gothic painting; the British ghost story; horror fiction; psychoanalytic, historicists and feminist approaches to the Gothic; Gothic cinema; and issues of counterfeit, madness and magic realism in relation to Gothic materials...""" View more info