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Travels in Greeneland. The Cinema of Graham Greene
Falk, Quentin
ISBN: 0704324253
Quartet London 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover x,230pp, index, plates. Ex-library else vg in dj. Looks at Greene's involvement with the cinema over many decades. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28075  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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From Donne to Marvell
Ford, Boris - Ed
Pelican London 1965 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback Volume 3 of the Pelican guide to English Literature.278 pp.   Very Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 321249  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Milton - Giants of Literature
Var.
ISBN: 0562000496
Sampson Low Maidenhead 1977 First Thus
 Half-Leather 136pp, many ills. Spine of dj, faded, else very nice copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321250  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Overland: 25 Years On - Ruling Class Ruling Cuture - Issue 167
Syson, Ian (ed)
ISBN: 095795543X
O L Society Melbourne, Australia 2002 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, issue 167, 226g, 112pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS15  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ernest
Buckley, Peter
ISBN: 080372392X
The Dial Press New York 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 252pp. Profusely illus, vg in dj. A pictorial biography of the Nobel prize winning American author Ernest Hemingway  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30720  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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WOMEN’S STUDIES, WOMEN’S LIVES : Theory and Practice in South and Southeast Asia
Committee on Women’s Studies in Asia (Editors)
ISBN: 1875559299
Spinifex Press North Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1994 First Australian Edition
 Softcover 208pp., b/white portrait illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, small crack to head. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn and scuffed. "In this collection of essays, individual women's studies scholars and practitioners, activists and academics, from South and Southeast Asia share their thoughts on themselves as women, and on the impact of women's studies on their lives and work . . . " Book weight approx. 290g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 9.35 (AUD)
Book Number: 006212  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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IBSEN An Approach
Lavrin, Janko
London: Methuen, 1950   
  Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. viii,140pp. Prev. owner name on ffep, else Vg in dj.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6714  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Ern Malley Affair.
Heyward, Michael. Intro. by Robert Huges
ISBN: 0702225622
University of Queensland Press St Lucia (Brisbane) 1993 First Edition
 Hard Cover The literary hoax of the 20th century. xx.284pp, index, ills. Poor Max Harris!.   Fine/Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30771  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Countryman Vol 49 No 1 Spring 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Bruce Campbell, Molly Hankey, Randall Swingler, Paul Hogarth, Lucy Nigh, Robert Aickman, R A Richardson et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Wear, Ink Name, Tear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007412  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 2 Winter 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Ursula Bloom, Phyllis K Thorne, John Mackie, P A Macnab, Alex Tewnion, Raymond Bush, Joseph Emberton, Anna Russell & Joan Cope et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007413  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 53 No 1 Spring 1956
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1956 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Alyse Gregory, H G Hurrell, Paul Hogarth, Norah Marshall, V A Firsoff, H N Southern, & Sheila Sutcliffe et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007414  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 1 Autumn 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Derbyshire, H F Ellis, Clifford Borrer, Joseph F Duncan, Padraic O Conaire, W M Marshall, J M Savidge, R H Cory, Raymond Bush, & David Brock et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Ink Name, Wear, Chips/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007415  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 2 Winter 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1964 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Hope, B De Seyssel, R S R Fitter, Sheila Hutchinson, Alice E Millard, C O Lloyd, Lois Parre, G Forsyth Lawson, Karis E Legge, Hamish Maceanruig, & H S Joyce et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG, Wear, Ink Name, Tears/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007416  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 1 Autumn 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Janet Orchard, A M Robinson, Olivia Richardson, David Stephen, Gabriel Seal, Alan Walbank, Eric Chamberlin, Kenneth Ochiltree, & Violet Latham et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, Wear, Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007417  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 51 No 1 Spring 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from H G Hurrell, Campbell K Finlay, W A Tattersall, H N Southern, John Usborne, Len Ortzen, R S R Fitter, Naomi Mitchison, Gladys Hunkin, & Bruce Campbell et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Ink Nos, Wear, Tear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007418  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Last Essays
Spender, J A
Cassell London 1944 1st Edition
  Last volume of this journalist's essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007687  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Province of the Heart
McGinley, Phyllis
World's Work Surrey 1962 1st UK Edition
  Essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Offset, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007754  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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As Shadows Lengthen : The Later Essays of Robert W Mackenna
Mackenna, R W
John Murray London 1932 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket With a memoir by his son R M B Mackenna. With frontispiece photograph of the author. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008620  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Homing of the Winds and Other Passages in Prose
Sitwell, Sacheverell
Faber & Faber London 1942 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover Compilation. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  G+,Ink Inscr,Stamp,Foxing,Wear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010986  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Rosewater Revolution : Notes on a Change of Attitude
Hughes, David
ISBN: 0094570507
Constable London 1971 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 182 pages. Jacket design by Peter Barrett. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Mild Wear, Browning/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014650  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Expletives Deleted : Selected Writings
Carter, Angela
ISBN: 0701139994
Chatto & Windus London 1992 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG+, Shelfwear, bumps, light browning/VG++, Edgewear, mild rubbing. 224 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018391  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Table Talk : Essays on Men and Manners
Hazlitt, William
Cassell London 1909 Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, browning, foxing/G, Edgewear, small chips, tears, soiling, foxing. In 'The People's Library' series. 407 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018497  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sister Age
Fisher, M F K
ISBN: 0701127627
Chatto & Windus / Hogarth Press London 1984 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG++, Very mild shelfwear, page browning/VG+, Edgewear, indentation, mild spine fade. "Fifteen remarkable insights, written over the years, into the art of ageing and living and dying". Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021499  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Concierge Confidential : Hotel Stories
Nicolaides, Harry
ISBN: 1877029246
Pennon Publishing Victoria 2002 1st Edition
 Soft Cover VG++, Mild wear & indentations. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. 172 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024543  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Shadow & Act
Ellison, Ralph
Secker & Warburg London 1967 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Collection of essays. Jacket by Bernard Higton. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Top Edge Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008494  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Roadmender
Fairless, Michael
Citadel Press London 1948 1st Thus
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'For this edition 12 new woodcuts have been engraved by Helen Munro. Expandd condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Ink Name & Price, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008800  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Men and Ideas : Essays
Wallas, Graham (Preface By Gilbert Murray)
George Allen & Unwin London 1940 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 221 pages, including the index. With frontispiece portrait. Boards & jacket water-damaged, with rippling to surfaces, mild warping to boards, and staining to both. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  Fair, Wear, Ink Name, Browning/Fair, PC, Wear
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015289  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sex and Sensibility
Burchill, Julie
ISBN: 0006378587
Grafton London 1992 Paperback Original
 Soft Cover VG, Edgewear, cover crease, remainder star, light browning/NO DUST JACKET. "Gathered here for the first time are the inimitably incisive thoughts of the nation's most controversial and witty commentator on life, love, sex and the universe". 267 pages. Cover photo by John Wildgoose. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017246  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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In Favour of the Sensitive Man and Other Essays
Nin, Anais
ISBN: 0352308923
Star / W H Allen London 1981 First Star Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, label removal abrasion, foxing, browning/NO DUST JACKET. 169 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020277  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Two’s Company
Stranger, Joyce
London: Michael Joseph, 1977   
  Soft Cover. VG++/NO DUST JACKET. Uncorrected Book Proof. Author's account of her experience with her two thoroughbred dogs. Book has slight spine cock, and there is wear on the spine head. As book pro ofs go , this is a very cheapish mediocre quality production, printed on cheap paper.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003656  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Index on Censorship Volume 5 Number 3 Autumn 1976
no author
London: Writers & Scholars International, 1976   
  Soft Cover. VG++, edgewear, Rubbing/NO DUST JACKET. 1st Edition. Journal. Expanded condition report/scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005617  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Frankly, George or Letters to a Publisher from an Author Whose First Book is About to Appear
Morton, Charles W
Philadelphia & New York (1951): J B Lippincott Company   
  VG++/NO DUST JACKET. Edition Not Stated. Full condition report & scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005240  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Letter from Reachfar
Duncan, Jane
ISBN: 0333187555
Macmillan London 1975 First Edition
 Hard Cover (6)152pp. Small owner name, bookseller stamp on ffep, also small abrasure, else very good red cloth covered boards in bright but lightly edgeworn dustjacket.  Very Good/Good Plus
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23409  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Faces of Philip. A Memoir of Philip Toynbee
Mitford, Jessica
London: Heinemann, 1984   
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Fiirst Edition. xvi,175pp. b/w pls.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12878  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE UNKNOWN ORWELL
Stansky, Peter & Abrahams, William
Constable   
  Original Cloth. 8vo. No stamps, but seems to be ex-library because ffep and title page have been removed. & dj trimmed. xvi,272pp. Cloth in dj. Good.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10613  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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W. H. Auden. The Far Interior
Bold, Alan (edited by) (W.H. Auden
ISBN: 0854780564
Vision and Barnes and Noble London/Totowa 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover 223pp. UK isbn 0389205737. Critical studies series.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23739  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Patrick White letters
Marr, David (editor)
ISBN: 0091832675
Random House Sydney 1994 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback x.678pp, small owner name else fine.  Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30234  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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PATRICK WHITE
Argyle, Barry
Oliver and Boyd Edinburgh 1967 First Edition
 Softcover Paperback. First Edition. 109pp. light browning of pages and edges else good to vg.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8183  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Toil & Spin. Two Directions in Modern Poetry
Wallace-Crabbe, Chris
ISBN: 0091371007
Hutchinson Melbourne 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover x,151pp. Prev. owner name else very good in dustjacket.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10786  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Aldous Huxley. A biography Volume Two : Turning Points
Bedford, Sybille
ISBN: 0704332426
Quartet London 1979 First Thus
 Trade Paperback xii,378pp, index. 1939-63  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320012  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Creed or Chaos ? And Other Essays in Popular Theology
Sayers, Dorothy L
London: Methuen, 1947   
  VG, Shelfwear, Abrasion/VG, PC, Chips,Tears,Tape Damage. 1st Edition. 'A volume of reprinted pamphlets'. Photo on request.  
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006833  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Hell and Back : Selected Essays
Parks, Tim
ISBN: 0436598027
Secker & Warburg London 2001 Uncorrected Book Proof
 Soft Cover 340 pages, including the references. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Mild Wear, Label Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014909  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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My Permitted Say
Hastings, Basil MacDonald
A M Philpot London (No Date)  Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Biographical reflections. 220 pages with colour frontispiece & 4 page catalogue at rear. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Stamp, Abrasion/VG+, Chips, Tears, Browning
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008518  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wolf Willow : A History, a Story, and a Memory of the Last Plains Frontier
Stegner, Wallace
Heinemann London 1963 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket "Combines fiction and non-fiction, history and impression". 306 pages. Jacket design by Brian Russell. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Stamp, EPS & Edge-Foxing/G, PC,Wear,Chip,Tears,Browning
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014033  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Eleanor Farjeon Book: A Tribute to Her Life and Work 1881 - 1965
Var
Hamish Hamilton London 1966 First Edition
 Hard Cover Boards. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Ex-Library. 8vo. Clean and white with bright DJ, but tape stains and library stamps on end pages.  Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11926  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Party of the Century: The Fabulous Story of Truman Capote and His Black and White Ball
Davis, Deborah
ISBN: 0471659665
Wiley U.S.A. 2006 First Edition
 Hard Cover `x,294pp, photos. Gently used cancelled library book Ex-Library Good Plus/Good Plus
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321997  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Unposted Letters Concerning Life and Literature
O’London, John
George Newnes London 1924 Second Impression
 Hard Cover Short essays from weekly letters to Gog and Magog. BW plate on front end page. Foxing on end pages and scattered throughout - else VG in excellent bright, unrubbed, un-edgeworn DJ. 180 pp. Second impression in same month as first.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19833  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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What Became of Jane Austen? And Other Questions
Amis, Kingsley
ISBN: 0586037039
Panther London 1972 First Panther Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, spine fade, browning. Collection of writings. Expanded condition report/photo on request  
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 032583  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Age of Chaucer. The Pelican guide to Literature 7
Ford, Boris (ed)
Pelican London 1963 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback 496pp, with an anthology of medieval poems.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25716  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Harbour in Heaven
Tory, Alan
George M Dash Sydney 1949 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'Essays on drama and life'. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page "To Moreen Southwell, / With New Year greetings. / From Alan Tory. / Dec. 29, 1949." Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Browning/G, Wear, Chips, Tears, Stain
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010613  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Dickens Public Life and Private Passion
Ackroyd, Peter
BBC London 2002 First Edition
 Hard Cover Lavishly illus. pict. biog of Dickens written to accompany the TV series. 160pp. Near fine in like dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30710  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Room of One’s Own, A
Woolf, Virginia
ISBN: 0586044493
Grafton Books London, England 1985 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 68gms, 107 pages. A classic feminist essay, this book is for everyone who has ever wondered why it is that women are largely absent from the history books, unless they are queens, mothers or mistresses. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS5  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Artemus Ward: His Book
Artemus Ward,
Ward & Lock's American Library,  No date. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good/. . Small hardback. No date. Decorative cloth. Red & black illustration of US flag and scroll on front board. 168 pages.Ffep has inscription 'To Violet from Glady'. No rfep. Some foxing to first & last couple of pages. Pages are age-toned, some webbing showing inside at front boards. Looks to be early 1900's. Top & bottom of spine and corners are bumped. General useage wear to rest of book. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000046. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 000046  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Untold Stories
Bennett, Alan
ISBN: 0571228305
Faber & Faber London 2005 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,658pp. Prose collection from the playwright. Ills.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322370  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Lectures and Biographical Sketches
Ralph Waldo Emerson,
George Routledge and Sons, England, 1894. 
  Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. . Minor title page has small repairable tear to top and also previous owner's name in pencil, small mark where previous price tag was removed from title page - otherwise very clean. Some webbing is showing at spine at rear board. Outer boards show a little bit of discolouration, wear and rubbing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000328. 
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 000328  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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A Small Personal Voice
Lessing, Doris
ISBN: 9780394493299
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. The ffep has - 50 stamped with an ink stamp. No other internal markings 172 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 039449329X. ISBN/EAN: 9780394493299. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53436. 
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53436  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The Right to Live - selected essays
Plowman, Max
Andrew Dakers, London, 1943. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. second reprint. Wear and tear to extremities of dust wrapper. Age toning to closed edges of book. Moderate age and reading wear. 320 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53687. 
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53687  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The World of Charmian Clift. Introduction by George Johnston. & Martin Johnston
Clift, Charmian.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1995 Reprint
 Trade Paperback 55pp.  Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30699  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Boswell’s London Journal 1762-1763
Boswell - Edited By Frederick A. Pottle
William Heinemann Melbourne 1951 Reprint
 Hard Cover xiv,370pp, foxing else sound copy, Owner name  Good Plus/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322428  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Tolkien’s World
Helms, Randel
Thames & Hudson London 1974 First U.K. Edition
 Hard Cover Minimal edgewear to boards, D/W spine faded with uneven fading also to back panel (now protected).  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015897  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Literary Terms: A Dictionary
Beckson, Karl; Ganz, Arthur F.
ISBN: 0374188009
Farrar, Straus and Giroux New York 1975 8th Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018943  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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No, Not Bloomsbury
Bradbury, Malcolm
ISBN: 0099544105
Arena London 1987 
 Paperback Collected writings on British fiction since 1945, inc. major critical studies of Angus Wilson, Iris Murdoch, Muriel Spark, Kingsley Amis and Jon Fowles. A wide spectrum of other writers is more briefly considered, from William Golding to Salman Rushdie, J. G. Ballard to Kazuo Ishiguro.  Very Good
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To Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American Literature
Sundquist, Eric J.
ISBN: 067489331X
Belknap Press Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1994 Third Printing
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The Heritage of British Literature
Bowen, Elizabeth; Burgess, Anthony; Cecil, Lord David; Greene, Graham; O’Brien, Kate
ISBN: 0500013039
Thames & Hudson New York 1983 First
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The Novel in English : An Introduction
Milligan, Ian
ISBN: 0333324390
Macmillan London 1983 First
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The Writing of America : Literature And Cultural Identity from the Puritans to the Present
Ward, Geoff
ISBN: 074562622X
Polity Pr United Kingdom 2002 
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The Novel : A Guide to the novel from Its Origins to the Presemt Day
Roberts, Andrew Michael (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520542
Bloomsbury London 1994 
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Victorian Literature : From 1830-1900
Thomas, Jane (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520518
Bloomsbury London 1994 
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Curious Pursuits : Occasional Writing 1970-2005
Atwood, Margaret
ISBN: 1844081494
Virago London 2005 First U.K. Edition
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Heretical Empiricism
Pasolini, Pier Paolo; Barnett, Louise K. (edited by)
ISBN: 0253327172
Indiana University Press  1988 First English Language Edition
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Portable Australian Authors : The 1890s: Stories, Verse, and Essays
Cantrell, Leon (edited by)
ISBN: 0702210374
University of Queensland Press  1977 Presume Firt
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The Classical Background of English Literature
Thomson, J.A.K.
George Allen & Unwin London 1948 First
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Mad Wives and Island Dreams: Shimao Toshio and the Margins of Japanese Literature
Gabriel, J. Philip
ISBN: 0824820126
Univ of Hawaii Pr Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. 1999 First Printing
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Powerful Ideas : Perspectives on the Good Society : Colloquium Readings Volume 1
Webb, Jennifer M. (editor)
ISBN: 0958122407
The Cranlana Program Melbourne 2002 First
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The rEnaissance : A Guide to English Renaissance Literature: 1500-1660
Wynne-Davies, Marion
ISBN: 0747520526
Bloomsbury/Folio Society London 1994 
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Reading Pakeha? Fiction and Identity in Aotearoa New Zealand (Cross Cultures)
Stachurski, Christina
ISBN: :9789042026445
Rodopi Amsterdam - New York 2009 
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The Epic : The Critical Idiom Series No.17
Merchant, Paul
ISBN: 0416197000
Methuen London 1971 First
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The Novel in Russia
Gifford, Henry
Hutchinson University Library London 1964 First
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English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes : specimens of the pre-Elizabethan Drama, edited, with an Introduction, Notes and Glossary
Pollard, Alfred W.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press  1927 Eighth Edition, Revised
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Embracing the Future (English and Japanese Edition)
Daisaku Ikeda
ISBN: 4789013162
Japan Times,The, Tokyo 2008 First
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The Rise of Romance
Vinaver, Eugene
Oxford at the Clarendon Press  1971 Reprint
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Classics : Books for Life
Gleeson-White, Jane
ISBN: 1740513177
Random House Australia  2005 First
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Brisees: Broken Branches
Leiris, Michel
ISBN: 0865473757
North Point Pr San Francisco 1989 
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Myth : The Critical Idiom Series No. 31
Ruthven, K. K.
ISBN: 0416790003
Methuen London 1979 Reprint
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Comedy : The Critical Idiom Series No. 21
Merchant, Moelwyn
ISBN: 0416750508
Methuen London 1980 Reprint
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The Romance : The Critical Idiom Series No. 10
Beer, Gillian
ISBN: 0416172601
Methuen London 1982 Reprint
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Curiosities of Literature
Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen
ISBN: 9781905211975
Random House London 2008 First
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The Joycean Way: A Topographic Guide to "Dubliners" and "a Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man" with maps and Photographs
Bidwell, Bruce; Joyce, James; Heffer, Linda
ISBN: 0905473396
Wolfhound Press Dublin 1981 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Laminate on D/W front panel is creased, ? production fault. "...by means of photographs, maps and close textual examination, the authors chart the fascination Dublin held for Joyce and the movements of Joyce's characters through it."  Nr. Fine/Very Good
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Rainforest Narratives : the work of Janette Turner Hospital
Callahan, David
ISBN: 9780702237270
Queensland University Press  2009 First
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The Aesthetics of Dostoyevsky
Kashina, Nadezhda
ISBN: 5050011795
Raduga Publishers Moscow 1987 
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