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Background to Shakespeare

By: Badawi, M.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan Press: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: 013113


Minimal edgewear to spine ends, View more info

History of the Thirteen

By: Balzac, Honore De

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.K., Penguin: 1978

Seller ID: 015355


A gently read copy with age-tanned pages and sl. chipping to spine folds. View more info

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The Blotting Book

By: Benson, E. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Arc Manor Classics: 2008

Seller ID: 022737


Please visit www.ArcManor.com for more books by this and other great authors. View more info

Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization (Volume 2: The Archaeological and Documentary Evidence)

By: Bernal, Martin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Rutgers University Press: 2002

Edition: 5th Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 028781


Internally unmarked, some edgewear and creasing to wraps, fore-edes a little grubby, binding tight. View more info

The Eclogues of Virgil

By: Boyle, A. J. (Translated with Introduction, Notes and Latin text)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Hawthorn Press: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023668


Sl. shelfwear to wraps, spine sl. faded, internally unmarked and in excellent condition. View more info

The Death of Virgil

By: Broch, Hermann

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Mass., Peter Smith: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022232


Introduction by Hannah Arendt. Translated from the German by Jean Starr Untermeyer. Orange cloth, black title to sl. faded spine, PO name ffep. View more info

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A Companion to Chaucer

By: Brown, Peter (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford U.K., Blackwell Pub: 2002

Seller ID: 022639


Designed as both a contribution to original research and as a stimulating and accessible text, this volume is a helpful, reliable, responsive and adaptable resource for students of Chaucer at all levels. View more info

The Ring and the Book

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $33.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton - New York, J. M. Dent - Everyman's Library:

Seller ID: 013963


Burgundy leather with gilt decoration to front panel and spine, some edgewear, rounded corners, upper fore-edges gilt, other fore-edges tanned with sl. spotting, PO ex-libris plate with gift inscription dated 1933 pasted opposite HT, pages tanned, sl. loss to spine ends. View more info

The Pilgrim's Progress (The Pilgrim's Progret's)

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Ducimus Books: 1975

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 020555


Facsimile of first editions 1678 and 1684. PO stamp ffep. View more info

The Perfumed Garden (The First Illustrated edition)

By: Burton, Sir Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1989

Seller ID: 023510


Edited and introduced by Charles Fowkes. View more info

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Callimachus: Hymns, Epigrams, Select Fragments

By: Callimachus; Lombardo, Stanley; Rayor, Diane (translated by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins Univ Pr: 1988

Seller ID: 022841


Prev. bookseller's sticker back panel, internally unmarked and in excellent condition. View more info

A Dream of Red Mansions (Chinese Classics, Classic Novel in 4 Volumes)

By: Cao Xueqin

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030060


Four volume set, apparently unread and unused with no creasing to wraps or spine, unmarked and in excellent condition. Presented in original matching cardboard slipcase with some wear and creasing but remains intact. View more info

In Cold Blood

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.K., Heron Books:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028622


No date of publication shown. A very handsome book with brown textured faux leather boards, gilt decoration, patterned endpapers and original yellow ribbon marker. An unmarked "gift quality" book. Other classic titles with identical binding also available. View more info

English and other Critical Essays: Volume Two. Everyman's Library 704.

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.K., J. M. Dent: 1967

Seller ID: 012869


Sl. edgewear to D/W, original price stamped to "Everyman" page View more info

Michael Foreman's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026568


An absolutely gorgeous book, with textured and distressed boards, illustrated endpapers, and beautiful drawings by Michael Foreman, who has also included a note on his approach to illustrating this most classic of stories. Includes photographs of Lewis Carroll and Alice Liddell. View more info

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The Canterbury Tales : a Retelling By Peter Ackroyd

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey; Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 2009

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 025856


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Renowned critic, historian and biographer Peter Ackroyd takes on what is arguably the greatest poem in the English language and presents the work in a prose vernacular that makes it accessible to readers while preserving the spirit of the original." View more info

Selections from The HIstory of the Rebellion and Civil Wars, and The Life By Himself

By: Clarendon; Huehns, G. (edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007588


No. 544 in The World's Classics series. Navy blue cloth with gilt title to spine, D/W price-clipped, circular mark to front flap where prev. price sticker removed, spine sl. darkened. View more info

Blind Love (Broadview Literary Texts)

By: Collins, Wilkie; Bachman, Maria K. (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Broadview Press: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030044


An unmarked apparently unread copy with minimal edgewear to wraps. "Includes a critical introdduction and primary source materials that address the novel's focus on movements for Irish independence." View more info

The Secret Sharer and Other Stories

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 026582


Combines two, originally separate, volumes of Conrad's short stories. A beautifully designed booki in as new, fine condition with decorative boards. Presented in original blue cardboard slipcase with author's name to front panel and, unfortunately, a small chip to lower edge. View more info

These Jaundiced Loves: A Translation of Tristan Corbiere's Les Amours Jaunes

By: Corbiere, Tristan; Pilling, Christopher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.K., Peterloo Poets: 1995

Seller ID: 019765


"The very first complete translation into English of the 101 poems that make up Tristan Corbiere's 1875 volume Les Amours Jaunes and it is printed with facing French text." Appears unread, spine faded. View more info