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Monad: Essays On Science Fiction Number 1, September 1990

By: Damon Knight

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Eugene, OR, Pulphouse Publishing: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15090204-31

ISBN: 1561464309

Condition: Fair


The front cover is unevenly tanned, otherwise, this is a very good copy. Contents: Children, Women, Men and Dragons by Ursula K Le Guin; I Dream Therefore I Become by Brian W Aldiss; An All-day Poem by Thomas M Disch; Precessing the Simulcra for Fun and Profit by Bruce Sterling; Beauty, Stupidity, Injustice, and Science Fiction by Damon Knight. View more info

The Infernal World of Branwell Brontë

By: Daphne du Maurier

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1960

Seller ID: 9919644-14

Condition: Fair


Some rubbing & bumping to cover, page edges browned & pages tanned, previous reader has made a number of corrections & annotations, mostly in pencil. A sound, tight copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

Exploring Fantasy Worlds: Essays on Fantastic Literature (I. O. Evans Studies in the Philosophy and Criticism of Literature No.3)

By: Darrell Schweitzer

Price: £7.50

Publisher: San Bernadino, CA, Borgo Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15041806-104

ISBN: 0893702625

Condition: Very Good


Light shelfwear to cover, else pretty much as new. Essays on fantastic literature by Michael Moorcock, Sandra Miesel, Darrell Schweitzer, L Sprague de Camp, Poul Anderson, Fritz Leiber, David H Keller, Ben Indick, Paul Spencer. View more info

The British Fantasy Society Bulletin Vol 6 No.3 Jul-Aug 1978

By: Dave Reeder

Price: £2.00

Publisher: British Fantasy Society: 1978

Seller ID: 15050401.922088-62

Condition: Very Good


A very good, lightly tanned copy. View more info

This Idle Trade: On Doctors Who Were Writers

By: David Waldron Smithers

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dragonfly Press: 1989

Seller ID: 911631-155

ISBN: 0951350013

Condition: Very Good


Book has some light shelfwear and a couple of very lightly bumped corners; dustwrapper a little shelfworn. 0951350013 View more info

The use of books (Education pamphlet 45)

By: Department of Education and Science

Price: £1.00

Publisher: HMSO (Her Majesty's Stationery Office): 1964

Seller ID: 1270402-15

Condition: Good


Some cover wear, staples rusting; owner's name on front cover & contents page, a few pages have some underlining in red, else a sound copy. View more info

Essays & Studies 1961, Being Volume Fourteen of the new Series of Essays and Studies Collected for the English Association [14]

By: Derek Hudson; S C Roberts; C P Snow; S Gorley Putt; R W Burchfield; Edmund Blunden; A C Ward; Beatrice White; Derek Hudson

Price: £3.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1961

Seller ID: 91986-27

Condition: Good


Being ex-school library this has seen little, if no, use, but has usual library stamps etc, page edges tanned, textblock very good; dustwrapper has number on spine & a couple of small marks. Contents: R W Chapman (1881-1960) by S C Roberts; Italo Svevo: forerunner of Cooper & Amis by C P Snow; Technique & Culture: three Cambridge portraits by S Gorley Putt; O.E.D.: a new supplement by R W Burchfield; On Regency fiction: a fragment by Edmund Blunden; Language & the commun... View more info

Modern Feature Writing

By: DeWitt C Reddick

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15082811-91

Condition: Fair


Cover has some shelfwear, a few marks and some uneven fading; endpapers and page edges have spotting, pages slightly tanned else textblock is in very good condition. No dustwrapper. 15082811-91 View more info

The Fifty-Fourth Volume of the Walpole Society 1988

By: Diana Dethloff

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Walpole Society: 1991

Seller ID: 15011108-133

Condition: Fair


Card cover rather tanned and marked with some wear; pages lightly tanned else internally a very good copy. Contents include: George Vertue, art historian, and art institutions in London, 1689-1768; Lord Shaftesbury in Naples, 1711-1713; Arthur Pond's Journal of Receipts and Expenses, 1734-1750; William Peckitt's Commission Book, 1751-1795; William Musgrave's 'Lists of Portraits'. View more info

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The So-called Age of Elegance: Costume 1785 - 1820

By: Doris Langley Moore; Geoffrey Squire; Janet Arnold; Karen Finch; P Annis; Anne Buck; Zillah Halls

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Costume Society: 1971

Seller ID: 18022715-111

Condition: Good


Cover has some wear and scuffing, one corner has a bump, else internally in very good condition. Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Conference of the Costume Society, 1970. Contents include: Liberty, Equality and Antiquity; The Classical Influence on the Cut, Construction and Decoration of Women's Dress c1785-1820; The Royal Navy; The Costume of Jane Austen and her Characters; Machine-made Lace. View more info

Brother Men: the correspondence of Edgar Rice Burroughs and Herbert T Weston

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs; Herbert T Weston; Matt Cohen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Duke University Press: 2005

Seller ID: 14110504-163

ISBN: 0822335417

Condition: Very Good


Light shelfwear to cover, an apparently un- (or very carefully) read copy. View more info

Notes and Memories of a Sports Repporter

By: Edmund Henry Lacon Watson

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Herbert Joseph: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16031951-13

Condition: Fair


Pages tanned, textblock is otherwise in very good condition; part of front panel of dustwrapper pasted inside front cover, front endpaper has pencilled writing; rather let down by the cover which has large areas of both front and rear cover appearing to have once been wetted thus taking the colour our, backstrip has faded. View more info

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Eighteenth Century French Studies: Literature and the Arts

By: Elfrieda Theresa Dubois; Elizabeth Ratcliff; Philip John Yarrow

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, Oriel Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18080734-13

ISBN: 0853620660

Condition: Very Good


Lightly tanned pages and some mild shelfwear, a very good book in a fair wrapper which has edgewear and several small closed tears to edges. 0853620660 View more info

Hereford Cathedral Chained Library: a short account

By: F C and Penelope E Morgan

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Hereford Cathedral Library: 1989

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 16061501-15

Condition: Good


Very lightly creased, and very lightly tanned, almost in very good condition. View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XIX No.1, January 1969: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; Ian Donaldson; Christopher Ricks

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1969

Seller ID: 913709-28

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm.  Contents include: Langland's Dreamer and the Transformation of the Third Vision by Mary Riach; Politics in The Hind and the Panther by William Myers; Iterum Houyhnhnm: Swift's Sextumvirate and the Horses by M M Kelsall; Moll Flanders: an interpretation by Douglas Brooks; The Structure of The Solitary Reaper by John Preston; The Mountains... View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XVIII No.2, April 1968: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; Ian Donaldson; Christopher Ricks

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1968

Seller ID: 913705-28

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm. Contents include: 'The Nymph Complaining for the Death of her Fawn' by Geoffrey H Hartman; Character and narrative in Scott: A Legend of Montrose and Rob Roy by D D Devlin; Cranford and 'the Strict Code of Gentility' by Margaret Tarratt; Argument II (continued): Language and Literature by Roger Fowler and F W Bateson; Nostromo: the argumen... View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XVI No.2, April 1966: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; Ian Donaldson; W J Harvey; C B Ricks

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1966

Seller ID: 913711-28

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm. Contents include: King Lear and his comforters by John D Rosenberg; The Phoenix and the Turtle by William Empson; Classicism and Poetic drama by Fred Inglis; On not being persuaded by Andor Gomme; The Spoils of Poynton: James's unintended involvement by A W Bellringer; Word-Repetition in T S Eliot's early verse by Keith Wright; A Note on t... View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XVI No.4, October 1966: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; Ian Donaldson; W J Harvey; C B Ricks

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1966

Seller ID: 913712-28

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm. Contents include: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: characterisation by syntax by Cecily Clark; The 'Thing' in Wyatt's mind by Donald M Friedman; Johnson's intent in the Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland by Arthur Sherbo; War and Peace: the art of incoherence by Jerome Thale; Browning's Don Juan by Barbara Melchiori; The politics of ... View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XX No.3, July 1970: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; John Fuller; Christopher Ricks; Stephen Wall

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1970

Seller ID: 913697-28

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm. Contents include: An essay on Pastoral by Laurence Lerner; Allegory and personality in Spenser's heroes by K W Gransden; A guide to The New Inn by Douglas Duncan; The fall of Gulliver's Master by Steward Lacasce; Mr Perry's Patients: a view of Emma by J W Watson. View more info

Essays in Criticism: Vol.XX No.4, October 1970: a Quarterly Journal of Literary Criticism

By: F W Bateson; John Fuller; Christopher Ricks; Stephen Wall

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Basil Blackwell: 1970

Seller ID: 913698-28

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover; cover & page edges browning, a little dusty, else a sound, tight copy. 215x140mm. Contents include: Romeo and Juliet, comedy into tragedy by Susan Snyder; Marvell's effortless superiority by John Creaser; Swift's Cadenus and Vanessa: a question of 'Positives'; by Gareth Jones; Thackeray as Victorian Racialist by John Sutherland. View more info