Category: Books on Authors

Sort

Showing 1-80 of 124

The Life and Work of Robert Gibbings

By: Andrews, Martin J.

Price: $100.32

Publisher: Primrose Hill Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119370

ISBN: 1901648311

Condition: Fine


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has small bookplate. 446 pages. View more info

Letters of Matthew Arnold. 2 Vols

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $22.71

Publisher: Macmillan: 1895

Seller ID: 85952

ISBN: B000I17VBW

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. Light foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 467 + 442 pages. View more info

Voyage du Jeune Anacharsis en Grece Tome Premier, et Memoires de Barthelemy, Catalogue des Ouvrages de Barthelemy

By: Barthelemy, J.J.

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Paris, France, Chez Mme Dabo-Butschert: 1826

Seller ID: 111042

ISBN: B01B9XAZA6

Condition: Near Fine


Black leather spine and board tips, marblelized (Stormont) paper boards. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Memoires sur la vie et sur quelques-uns des ouvrages de Barthelemy, Ecrits par Lui-Meme en 1792 et 1793. 555 pages. View more info

The Journal of Arnold Bennett, 1896 - 1910

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: $19.84

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117751

ISBN: B00085C5VO

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 417 pages. Enoch Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931) was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as the theatre, journalism, propaganda and films. View more info

On Shelley

By: Blunden, Edmund; Gavin De Beer; Sylva Norman

Price: $18.76

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86675

ISBN: B000UKSWQ4

Condition: Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Jacket price-clipped. 99 pages. Three essays: Shelley Is Expelled by Edmund Blunden; The Atheist: An Incident at Chamonix by Gavin De Beer; Mary Shelley: Novelist and Dramatist by Sylva Norman. View more info

A Dissertation Upon Parties: In Several Letters to Caleb D'Anvers, Esq; to Which is Prefixed, the Life of the Author

By: Bolingbroke, Henry St. John Lord Viscount

Price: $150.48

Publisher: London, UK, T. Davies: 1771

Edition: 9th Edition.

Seller ID: 121411

ISBN: B001P7BFL0

Condition: Good+


Full tan leather. Moderate general wear. Spine / front board border leather split, but boards are strongly attached to the binding. Extremities worn. Bookplate of Salomon R. Guggenheim (main scene golfing with a caddy and two players putting, top vignette three flying birds, bottom vignette of a sailing ship). Solomon Robert Guggenheim (1861 - 1949) was an American businessman and art collector. He is best known for establishing the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City. lv + 113 + 316 + 6 pages. View more info

Elizabeth Whitman Mystery: At the Old Bell Tavern in Danvers

By: Bolton, Charles Knowles

Price: $57.41

Publisher: Peabody, MA, Peabody Historical Soc.: 1912

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99263

ISBN: B003L1RVD4

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Limited edition, only 300 copies printed. Dark blue cloth spine, light blue cloth boards, gold spine lettering, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner gift notation. Tilte page age toned. Hinges excellent. 155 pages. Study of Eliza Wharton, the heroine of a famous New England Romance. Intricate study of the Early American novel 'The Coquette', its protagonist Elizabeth Wharton, its author Hannah Webster Foster, and the real life tragedy of Elizabeth Whitman who inspired the novel. Illustrated with plates. Fold-out genealogy of Elizabeth Whitm... View more info

The Life Of Samuel Johnson Volumes 1 Thru 3

By: Boswell, James

Price: $45.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 21819

ISBN: B001303EYA

Condition: Very Good


3 volumes complete! Tight Clean volumes ! In 3 original Decorated slipcases. Gray cloth boards. Gold + red decor. 473 pages. View more info

Everybody's Boswell: Being the Life of Samuel Johnson Abridged from James Boswell's

By: Boswell, James

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & company: 1930

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119602

ISBN: B0006AL6X4

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 665 pages. View more info

Image for A Companion to Joyce Studies

A Companion to Joyce Studies

By: Bowen, Zack R.; Carens, James F

Price: $44.69

Publisher: Greenwood: 1984

Seller ID: 107795

ISBN: 0313228329

Condition: Good+


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Text pages have pencil underlining. 818 pages. View more info

A Round-Table In Poictesme: A Symposium on Cabell

By: Bregenzer, Don Marshall

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, Colophon Club: 1924

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 99685

ISBN: B00085CID4

Condition: Very Good


only 774 copies printed. This is number 337. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Has CD. Previous owner name. 126 pages. A Symposium on Cabell. Contents: The Author of The Eagle's Shadow by James Branch Cabell; Cabell versus Cabell and Others by Ernest Boyd; A Practitioner in Perfection by Don Bregenzer; The Book of Life by Samuel Loveman; Some Impressions of Cabell's Satire by Frank L. Minarik; Bulg the Forgotten by Ben Ray Redman; Some Rogueries of James Branch Cabell by M. P. Mooney; A Cabellian Comment by Christopher Morley; A Note on the Poetry of James Branch Cabell by Edwin Meade Robin... View more info

Next Door to a Poet

By: Brown, Rollo Walter

Price: $9.12

Publisher: New York, NY, Appleton-Century: 1937

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 121231

ISBN: B000852US2

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. 97 pages. Next door to Edwin Arlington Robinson. View more info

Phiz!: Illustrator of Dickens' World

By: Buchanan-Brown, John; Hablot Knight Browne (Illustrator)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1978

Seller ID: 103583

ISBN: 0684157551

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has short tears. 208 pages. View more info

Samtliche Werke

By: Buchner, Georg

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Sigbert Mohn: 1965

Seller ID: 77231

ISBN: B0040GQPSG

Condition: Very Good


In German. Light general wear. 517 pages. Karl Georg Bnchner (17 October 1813 û 19 February 1837) was a German dramatist and writer of prose. View more info

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and His Portland Home

By: Butler, Joyce; Richard D'Abate, Laura Fecych Sprague

Price: $21.72

Publisher: Maine Historical Society: 2004

Seller ID: 77991

ISBN: 0915592355

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 42 pages. View more info

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a Narrative of the Events of His Life

By: Campbell, James S.; Stephen

Price: $44.69

Publisher: London / New York, Macmillan and Co: 1896

Seller ID: 119289

ISBN: B01KF0VUUI

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. 319 pages. View more info

George Orwell and the Problem of Authentic Existence

By: Carter, Michael

Price: $54.71

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Imports: 1986

Seller ID: 96439

ISBN: 0389205788

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 228 pages. View more info

George Cruikshank (The popular library of art)

By: Chesson, W. H

Price: $19.15

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co: 1908

Seller ID: 103573

ISBN: B00085YNDW

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 282 pages. View more info

Molder of America (The Minds of Men Volume V)

By: Clark, Byron H

Price: $9.12

Publisher: Mead Papers: 1969

Seller ID: 99194

ISBN: B0007EI60U

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 55 pages. First, it is a tale of William Holmes Mcguffey and his creation of the Readers. And second, it gives many of the details of the publishing of those books. The printing and sales of 122,000,000 McGuffey Readers from 1837 to 1920. View more info

Dr. Johnson's printer: The life of William Strahan

By: Cochrane, James Aikman

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 114831

ISBN: B0007IU8DY

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear. With newspaper articles. 225 pages. View more info

The Van Diemen's Land Edition of the Pickwick Papers: A General and Bibliographical Study with Some Notes on Henry Dowling

By: Craig, Clifford

Price: $136.80

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmania, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1973

Seller ID: 120122

ISBN: 0858530082

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. One small tear on dust jacket near upper spine. Stated number 150 out of 150 copies made. 65 pages. View more info

Alexander Pushkin: 1799-1837. His Life and Literary Heritage (With an English Bibliography).

By: Cross, Samuel H. And Ernest J. Simmons

Price: $21.32

Publisher: American Russian Institute: 1937

Seller ID: 83324

ISBN: B0028G6O7C

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Staplebound. 79 pages. View more info

The Life and Land of Burns

By: Cunningham, Allan

Price: $36.43

Publisher: New York, NY, Langley: 1841

Seller ID: 76588

ISBN: B00085B16O

Condition: Good


Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Blindstamped dark brown cloth, with gold spine decor. Moderate general wear. Spine library repaired with original spine covering adhered to red cloth. 363 pages. View more info

Amenities of Literature, Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English Literature Volume III

By: D'Israeli, Isaac

Price: $36.43

Publisher: London, UK, Edward Moxon: 1841

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 92706

ISBN: B009ACOFO6

Condition: Good+


1st British Printing. 1st Printing. Brown paper covered boards. Moderate general wear. Worn at spine ends, board tips rounded, paper spine label half gone. Interior clean. 420 pages. 'It was my design not to furnish an arid narrative of books or of authors, but following the steps of the human mind through the wide track of Time, to trace from their beginnings the rise, the progress, and the decline of public opinions, and to illustrate, as the objects presented themselves, the great incidents in our national annals.' Contents: The first tragedy, and the first comedy ('All for the Money' by T.... View more info

Reading Václav Havel

By: Danaher, David S.

Price: $54.67

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2015

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 109389

ISBN: 1442649925

Condition: Fine


Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 'Sorry to / subject you to reading / the whole damn / book in ms- / but thanks! / -D. / ps. Best Helvetian / wishes!' 280 pages. View more info

Sappho: Ein Pariser Sittenbild (German Edition)

By: Daudet, Alphonse; Charles Hug (Illust.)

Price: $13.68

Publisher: Zurich, Switzerland, Buchergilde Gutenberg: 1961

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 118282

ISBN: xxxxxxxx33

Condition: Very Good


In German. Only 1000 printed. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 300 pages. View more info

The Conan Reader. Illustrated by Roy G. Krenkel. The Voyager series

By: De Camp, L. Sprague

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Mirage: 1968

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 125106

ISBN: B0006BZN8W

Condition: Near Fine


One of 1500 printed, #1486. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing section on top at spine and front board. 148 pages. View more info

The Charles Dickens Parlor Album of Illustrations. (Selected) Chronologically Arranged According to Their Original Publication, with a Table of Contents, Including the artist' Names

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $72.96

Publisher: New York, NY, G. W. Carleton & Co.: 1879

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 111056

ISBN: B00H3U4AAG

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Perhaps no novelist has been more thoroughly identified and associated with the illustrations originally made for his books than Charles Dickens. No author has ever been more fortunate and happy in the artists employed to embody and carry out to the eye the creations of his fancy, and rarely have illustrations been designed which have appealed more forcibly to the imagination of the reader. Illustrators: George Cruikshank, R. Seymour, H.K. Browne, G. Cattermole, John Leech, Maclise, Stanfield, Doyle, Marcus Stone. View more info

Letters to Severall Persons Of Honour

By: Donne, John; Charles Edmund Merrill Jr.

Price: $27.31

Publisher: New York, NY, Sturgis & Walton Co: 1910

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 99274

ISBN: B00085RJ1U

Condition: Very Good


Only 600 copies printed. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 317 pages. View more info

Kelmscott. an Illustrated Guide

By: Dufty, A.R.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: London, UK, The Society of Antiquaries: 1969

Seller ID: 86326

ISBN: 0854310029

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Spine artfully thread bound. 36 pages. View more info

Charles Dickens Rare Print Collection; 10 Parts

By: Eaton, Seymour (Editor)

Price: $53.81

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, R.G. Kennedy Co: 1900

Seller ID: 122347

ISBN: B009ONCJDA

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 100 prints (11 x 8 in.). Binding cracked on front. View more info

Carlyle (Masters of Literature)

By: Evans, A.W

Price: $9.07

Publisher: London, UK, George Bell and Son: 1909

Seller ID: 119644

ISBN: B001IBMC74

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name blotted out. 378 pages. View more info

Dante & His Time

By: Federn, Karl

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Haskell House Pub Ltd: 1970

Seller ID: 107775

ISBN: 083831192X

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 306 pages. View more info

The Mysterious World of Agatha Christie

By: Feinman, Jeffrey

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Award Books: 1975

Seller ID: 83451

ISBN: B0006CQ31W

Condition: Very Good


With a complete bibliography of her work. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Light general wear. 190 pages. View more info

The Apocryphal William Shakespeare: Book One of A 'Third Way' Shakespeare Authorship Scenario

By: Feldman, Sabrina

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing, LLC: 2011

Seller ID: 102202

ISBN: 1457507218

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 376 pages. View more info

Chopin et George Sand a Majorque

By: Ferra, Bartomeu

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Palma de Mallorca: 1960

Seller ID: 84644

ISBN: B002827JF2

Condition: Good+


In French. illustrated with b/w photos and a map. Moderate general wear. Cover tip and several page tips creased. 81 pages. View more info

Solomon Northup: The Complete Story of the Author of Twelve Years a Slave

By: Fiske, David; Brown Jr., Clifford W; Seligman, Rachel

Price: $25.49

Publisher: Praeger: 2013

Inscription: Signed by Editor Brown on blank page with Prese

Seller ID: 109919

ISBN: 1440829748

Condition: Very Fine


Signed by Editor Brown on blank page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 225 pages. View more info

Norman Douglas; A Pictorial Record

By: Fitzgibbon, Constantine

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The Richards Press: 1953

Seller ID: 86672

ISBN: B0000CINJ5

Condition: Good+


George Norman Douglas (1868-1952) was a British writer, now best known for his 1917 novel South Wind. Moderate general wear. Light foxing on endpapers from glue chemistry. 71 pages. Text followed by b/w photos. View more info

Rimbaud

By: Fowlie, Wallace

Price: $13.63

Publisher: New York, NY, New Directions: 1946

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120379

ISBN: B0006DBMP8

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 160 pages. View more info

Characters from Dickens

By: Fraser, Claud Lovat

Price: $59.23

Publisher: London / Edinburgh, T.C. & E.C. Jack: 1924

Seller ID: 117606

ISBN: B000863YAE

Condition: Good


Limited to 350 copies for sale in Great Britain, #67. 18 full color plates tipped in. Moderate general wear. 83 pages. View more info

Whittier and Whittierland: Portrait of a Poet and His World.

By: Freeman, Donald C. ; John B. Pickard ; Roland H. Woodwell (Eds).

Price: $13.58

Publisher: North Andover, MA, Trustees of John Greenleaf Whittier Homestead: 1976

Seller ID: 110431

ISBN: B002CIVXHC

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 92 pages. View more info

Cryptography and Cryptanalysis Articles Volume 2 (Cryptographic Series, No 6)

By: Friedman, William F. (Editor)

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Aegean Park Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 71277

ISBN: B0020O8YNE

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. Moderate general wear. 151 pages. Fascinating articles on 'Edgar Allan poe, Cryptographer', 'Jefferson's Cipher Device', 'Communication Systems of the American Indian', 'Jules Verne as Cryptographer', etc. View more info

The Life of Charlotte Bronte Vol 1

By: Gaskell, E.C.

Price: $54.67

Publisher: New York, NY, Appleton & Co: 1858

Seller ID: 111173

ISBN: B000JVVZ4U

Condition: Very Good


Brown blindstamped cloth, gold spine decor. Portrait of Emily Bronte on frontispiece. 285 pages + 2 pages of publishers ads. Nice Firm copy ! Cloth frayed on top and bottom of spine. Foxing on preliminary and ending pages. Previous owner name. 285 pages. Branwell Bronte's ruin (256, 264) being caused by a married woman in London, was omitted from later editions. View more info

The Life of Charlotte Bronte

By: Gaskell, E.C.

Price: $82.03

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton and Co.: 1857

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 113198

ISBN: B00R3SSLAI

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes complete. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Foxing at preliminary and end pages. 285 + 269 pages. View more info

Life of Charlotte Bronte

By: Gaskell, Mrs.

Price: $35.57

Publisher: New York, NY, Crowell & Co.: 1888

Seller ID: 124240

ISBN: xxxxxxx327

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Top page ends gold gilt. 409 pages. View more info

Hogarth to Cruikshank. Social change in graphic satire

By: George, M. Dorothy

Price: $63.75

Publisher: Allen Lane. The Penguin Press: 1967

Seller ID: 103555

ISBN: B00ICN3M48

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 224 pages. View more info

The Autobiography of Goethe. Volume 1. Truth and Fiction: Relating to My Life (The Works of Goethe Household Edition)

By: Goethe; John Oxenford (Translator)

Price: $17.74

Publisher: New York, NY, John W. Lovell Co.: 1882

Seller ID: 83009

ISBN: B001K9V2Q6

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. Binding and hinges undamaged. 329 pages. View more info

Metamorphosis in Keats (Gotham library of the New York University Press)

By: Gradman, Barry

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 96435

ISBN: 0814729770

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 160 pages. View more info

Bonnet and Shawl an Album

By: Guedalla, Philip

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York, NY, Putnam: 1928

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115677

ISBN: B0008CNGN8

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. 204 pages. Contents: Jane Welsh Caryle. Catherine Gladstone. Mary Arnold. Mary Anne Disraeli. Emily Tennyson. Emily Palmerston. Lady Muriel James. Sophia Swinburne. Julie de Goncourt. View more info

Stefan George. Zwei VortrSge, mit einem Vorwort von Lothar Helbing. Meine Begegnungen mit Rainer Maria Rilke und Stefan George. Stefan George und der Nationalsozialismus.

By: Gundolf, Elisabeth

Price: $47.97

Publisher: Amsterdam, Netherlands, Castrum Peregrini Presse: 1965

Seller ID: 100177

ISBN: 9060340124

Condition: Very Good


In German. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 77 pages. View more info

Image for The Days Of My Life. An Autobiography. (Complete)

The Days Of My Life. An Autobiography. (Complete)

By: Haggard, Sir H. Rider

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Echo Library: 2006

Seller ID: 107845

ISBN: 1406820547

Condition: Good+


Nice Firm copy ! Text pages have highlighting. 352 pages. View more info

Peguy and Les Cahiers De La Quinzaine

By: Halevy, Daniel

Price: $18.19

Publisher: London, UK, Dennis Dobson Ltd: 1946

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116919

ISBN: B000SC06BS

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 232 pages. View more info

Hawthorne as Editor: Selections from His Writings in the 'American Magazine of Useful and Entertaining Knowledge'

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Turner, Arlin (Editor)

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Port Washington, NY, Kennikat Press: 1972

Seller ID: 94619

ISBN: 0804615772

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 290 pages. View more info

Reminiscences Of Lafcadio Hearn. Translated From The Japanese By Paul Kiyoshi Hisada & Frederick Johnson.

By: Hearn, Lafcadio; Koizumi, Setsuko (Mrs. Hearn).

Price: $45.53

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1918

Seller ID: 101303

ISBN: B001NIP5SA

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 88 pages. View more info

The World Is Mine: an Autobiography

By: Holmes, Burton

Price: $27.36

Publisher: Culver City, CA, Murray & Gee: 1953

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119794

ISBN: B0007EEZHS

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 267 pages. View more info

Pages From An Old Volume Of Life A Collection Of Essays 1857-1881

By: HOLMES,OLIVER WENDELL

Price: $38.30

Publisher: Houghton & Mifflin Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 102627

ISBN: B000J51H3U

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 433 pages. View more info

Little Journeys to the homes of the great Elbert Hubbard Volume 13 (Great lovers) Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $37.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Wm. L. Wise & Co: 1922

Seller ID: 115632

ISBN: B000TJ92QK

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 430 pages. Contents: Robert Louis Stevenson and Fanny Osbourne. Josiah and Sarah Wedgwood. William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft. Dante and Beatrice. John Stuart Mill and Harriet Taylor. Parnell and Kitty O'Shea. Petrarch and Laura. Dante Gabriel Rossetti and Elizabeth Eleanor Siddall. Balzac and Madame Hanska. Fenelon and Madame Guyon. Ferdinand Lassalle and Helene Von Donniges. Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton. View more info

Shakespeare: His Life, Art, and Characters

By: Hudson, H.N.

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ginn & Company: 1886

Seller ID: 111134

ISBN: B000L30F06

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 474 pages. View more info

Wordsworth and His Poetry

By: Hudson, W. H.

Price: $21.89

Publisher: Ams Pr Inc: 2002

Seller ID: 75276

ISBN: 0404525202

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 199 pages. View more info

Far Away and Long Ago: A History of My Early Life

By: Hudson, W. H.

Price: $26.06

Publisher: E. P. Dutton: 1929

Seller ID: 88239

ISBN: B000KDUNA4

Condition: Good


Purple cloth, gold lettering. Moderate general wear. Spine cloth faded 332 pages. View more info

Charles Dickens: Progress of a Radical (Studies in Dickens)

By: Jackson, Thomas A.

Price: $37.01

Publisher: Haskell House Pub Ltd: 1971

Seller ID: 107714

ISBN: 0838312330

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner inkless circular stamp. 302 pages. View more info

Partial Portraits

By: James, Henry

Price: $51.07

Publisher: London / New York, Macmillan and Co: 1888

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 113134

ISBN: B000856CEA

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Green cloth, gold decor on spine. Moderate general wear. Foxing on endpapers only. Hinges very good, pages very good. 408 pages. Contents: Emerson. Life of George Eliot. Daniel Deronda: A Conversation. Anthony Trollope. Robert Louis Stevenson. Miss Woolson. Alphonse Daudet. Guy De Maupassant. Ivan Turgenieff. George Du Maurier. The Art of Fiction. View more info

After a Hundred Years : Essays on Emily Dickinson

By: Japan, Emily Dickinson Society Of; Tamaaki Yamakawa (Editor)

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Apollan-sha: 1988

Seller ID: 117410

ISBN: 4870417057

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 256 pages. Masako Takeda has spread knowledge and appreciation of Emily Dickinson's poetry in Japan, and compiled several textbooks on her poetry for Japanese students. She has also translated Dickinson's love poetry, some of her letters, and a Dickinson cookbook in Japanese. A book recounting her experience in the United States 'In Search of Emily Dickinson' was published in 1996 in Japan. View more info

Fantastic Illustration and Design in Great Britain, 1850-1930: Exhibition Catalogue, 1979

By: Johnson, Diana L.

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Rhode Island School of Design,Museum of Art: 1987

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 114697

ISBN: 0911517200

Condition: Good+


1 of 7000 printed. Moderate general wear. 240 pages. View more info

A James Joyce Yearbook

By: Joyce, James; Jolas, Maria (Editor)

Price: $86.59

Publisher: Paris, France, Transition Press: 1949

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 107836

ISBN: B000LA3ZRO

Condition: Very Good


Only 1000 copies printed, this is #311. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 195 pages. View more info

John Greenleaf Whittier: His Life, Genius and Writings

By: Kennedy, W. Sloane; Illustrated (Illustrator)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Akron, OH, The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1903

Seller ID: 119530

ISBN: B003OMUHMM

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 374 pages. View more info

Image for The Double Perspective of Yeats's Aesthetic

The Double Perspective of Yeats's Aesthetic

By: Komesu, Okifumi

Price: $19.45

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 96468

ISBN: 0389205060

Condition: Very Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Text pages slightly yellowing. 200 pages. View more info

The Mystery of Maata: A Katherine Mansfield Novel (New Zealand Literary Memoirs. 2)

By: Lawlor, Patrick Anthony

Price: $36.48

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Beltane Book Bureau: 1946

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120174

ISBN: B0007IKTK6

Condition: Very Good


Moderate general wear. 40 pages. View more info

Motive and Method in the Cantos of Ezra Pound

By: Leary, Lewis (Editor)

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 1961

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 96480

ISBN: 0231020600

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 123 pages. View more info

A Life of William Shakespeare

By: Lee, Sidney

Price: $14.54

Publisher: MacMillan Co.: 1899

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 111132

ISBN: B001G9WEXK

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 476 pages. View more info

Image for Bibliotheca Classica or a Dictionary of All the Principal Names and Terms Relating to the Geography, Topography, History, Literature, and Mythology of Antiquity and of the Ancients: With a Chronologic

Bibliotheca Classica or a Dictionary of All the Principal Names and Terms Relating to the Geography, Topography, History, Literature, and Mythology of Antiquity and of the Ancients: With a Chronologic

By: Lempriere, J.; Lorenzo L. Da Ponte; John D. Ogilby

Price: $524.40

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1888

Seller ID: 111158

ISBN: B000JBYYTS

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Rebound by Harcourt Bindery in the 20th century by collector. Dark green pebblely cloth with gold lettering on spine. 803 pages. Final edition, 15th American Edition, greatly enlarged in the Historical department. Revised and Corrected, and divided into three parts: Geography, History, Mythology. The best-known work of John Lemprière, an English classical scholar. Edited by various later scholars, the dictionary long remained a readable if not absolutely trustworthy reference book in mythology and classical history. The dictionary has been a handbook for teach... View more info

Hours in a Library

By: Leslie Stephen; Jonathan Steinberg (Introduction)

Price: $38.20

Publisher: Folio Society: 1991

Seller ID: 116783

ISBN: B000V6AU08

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 1057 pages. View more info

Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott 9 Volumes

By: Lockhart, J. G.

Price: $360.24

Publisher: Edinburgh, UK, Robert Cadell: 1839

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 120875

ISBN: B00AC75182

Condition: Very Good


1 to 9 volumes complete. Green leather on spine and board tips, marbled (Nonpareil) boards. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Some waterstains on frontispieces of volumes 1 and 2. View more info

The Trouble Begins at Eight: Mark Twain's Lecture Tours.

By: Lorch, Frederick William

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Iowa State University Press: 1969

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 114838

ISBN: 0813817099

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 375 pages. View more info

Pushkin and His Friends: The Making of a Literature and a Myth

By: Malmstadt, John

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Houghton Library: 1987

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110839

ISBN: B000X9S7Q2

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 95 pages. View more info

The letters of Katherine Mansfield

By: Mansfield, Katherine

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Knopf: 1932

Seller ID: 111100

ISBN: B002DIR0X2

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 517 pages. View more info

Lonelyhearts: The Screwball World of Nathanael West and Eileen McKenney

By: Meade, Marion

Price: $12.32

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2010

Seller ID: 107131

ISBN: 0151011494

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 416 pages. View more info

Portrait of William Morris

By: Meynell, Esther

Price: $9.07

Publisher: London, UK, Chapman & Hall: 1947

Seller ID: 113379

ISBN: B0006DJ24Q

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 229 pages. View more info

Image for Chaucer's Boece and the Medieval Tradition of Boethius (Chaucer Studies)

Chaucer's Boece and the Medieval Tradition of Boethius (Chaucer Studies)

By: Minnis, A.J. (Editor)

Price: $36.41

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 1993

Seller ID: 113635

ISBN: 0859913686

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 203 pages. View more info

Aleksandr Blok

By: Mochulsky, Konstantin

Price: $60.95

Publisher: Wayne State Univ Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 81966

ISBN: 081431726X

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 451 pages. Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok (1880 -1921) was one of the most gifted lyrical poets produced by Russia. The idealized mystical images presented in his first book helped establish Blok as a leader of the Russian Symbolist movement. View more info