Category: criticism


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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)

"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

"Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics, Third Series, Vol. XV, No. 2, Fall 2007"

By: "(Herbert Golder, ed.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", 2007

"As new - gift quality! Special section ""Tony Harrison: For His Seventieth, Essays by Herbert Golder, Edith Hall, Hallie Rebecca Marshall, Trish Montemuro, & Barrie Rutter"" 186 pages of Essays & Verse, Fiction, and reviews." View more info

"George Herbert Journal, Volume 6 number 1, Fall 1982 "

By: "Gottlieb, Sidneym (Ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Bridgeport, CT", 1982

"As new except for library sticker on exterior edge and stamp on title page. Articles on the life of George Herbert. ARTICLES: Church History in ""The Church""; The problem of Circularity in Herbert's Wreath; The ""Seasoned Timber"" of Herbert's ""Vertue""; A Note on Herbert's ""Colossus. 3.3""; John Swan's Adaptation of George's Herbert's ""Man""; Henshaw Venning and Bates: Quoters of th... 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

"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

"Narrative Form in History & Fiction: Hume, Fielding & Gibbon"

By: "Braudy, Leo"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Princeton, NJ", 1970

Edition: (1st edition)

"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Slight age shading to top edge. Aqua cloth with black and pink lettering. Dust Jacket is intact and unclipped but age soiled with small rips (tape repaired on inside) along top edge. ""during the 18th century the novel as we now know it emerged from an indistinct past of romance and fictionalized versions of journals, travel chronicles, and biographies. To achieve this direction and dynamic of its own, it drew continuing s... View more info

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

By: "Wilson, Eric G."

Price: $34.95

Publisher: NY, 2003

Edition: (1st edition)

"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

"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)

"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

A Commentary on Wordsworth's Prelude

By: Holt & Gilroy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1983

Edition: (1st edition)

"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

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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)"

"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

A Reader's Guide to Great Twentieth Century English Novels

By: Karl & Magalaner

Price: $7.95

Publisher: 1959, 1959

"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

A Sauts et a Gambades Avec Montaigne

By: "Best, Henry"

Price: $44.95

Publisher: 1974

Edition: (Limited edition)

"As new except for a few tiny spots on back cover, with an inscription to Jacqueline Marc-Chadourne. #6 in limited edition of 100. 147 pages 7.25x5.25"" (18.4x13.3cm.) 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)

"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

Chroniqueurs Francais du Moyen Age - II

By: "Bossuat, Andre (ed.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1937

Edition: (7e tirage)

"Tight, age tanned, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, light curl. Selected texts with resume, information and selections from: Jean de Bel, Jean Froissart, Cuvelier, Le Journal d'Un Bourgeois de Paris, Enguerrand de Monstrelet, Georges Chastellain, Olivier de la Marche, Phillippe de Commynes. 127 pages. Text in French." View more info

Diderot par lui-meme

By: "Guyot, Charly"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1962

"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

Dostoievsky (Grandes Figuras)

By: "Castresana, Luis De"

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Barcelona, Spain", 1953

Edition: (1st edition)

"Blue cloth with black lettering. No DJ. Tight, faint age soil to exterior edges, clean interior, square. Cloth at top edge of spine is worn through. Interior end paper hinge has @1-1/2"" crack. Text in Spanish." View more info