Category: Writing & Publishing


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Steidl : Fall 2005

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Steidl: 2005

Seller ID: 022731

Publisher's catalogue in excellent, unmarked condition. View more info

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The Writer's Voice

By: Alvarez, A.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 022147

PO bookplate to front pastedown. View more info

Notebooks : 1970 - 2003

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Harvill Press/Random House: 2005

Seller ID: 019246

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The Art of Literary Biography

By: Batchelor, John (edited by)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press Oxford: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 019957

Is literary biography so widely read for popular, "prurient" reasons, or for reputable intellectual reasons? Is it of interest only in so far as it illuminates a writer's work? How much can we know about a life, such as Shakespeare's, where the documentation is so slight? These are among the wide range of questions addressed by the seventeen leading biographers and literary critics in this important new work. Always a popular genre, biography has become one of the m... View more info

Essay Method and English Expression

By: Bate, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1979

Seller ID: 023009

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

English Books and Readers being a Study in the History of the book Trade from Caxton to the incorporation of the Stationers' Company : Three Volumes

By: Bennett, Henry S.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: West Nyack, New York, U.S.A., Cambridge Univ Pr: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 018235

Three volumes in fine condition, presented in original cardboard slipcase: Volume I 1475-1557, Volume II 1558-1603, Volume III 1603-1640. View more info

The House of Reed 1907-1983 : Great Days in New Zealand Publishing

By: Bohan, Edmund

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ilam, Christchurch, New Zealand, Canterbury University Press: 2005

Seller ID: 014797

Minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

The Ballad The Critical Idiom No. 41

By: Bold, Alan Norman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London & New York, Methuen: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023860

Minimal shelfwear to wraps, internally unmarked, original price sticker back panel. View more info

Creative Editing

By: Bowles, Dorothy A.;Borden, Diane L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Belmont, California, U.S.A., Wadsworth Pub Co: 1999

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023640

This all-in-one volume book and workbook covers principles, techniques, and approaches of editing, layout, and typography. The Third Edition offers expanded coverage of editing for the Web, magazine, and corporate publications, thus preparing readers for editing in the 21st century. View more info

Writing Dangerously : Mary McCarthy and Her World

By: Brightman, Carol (edited and with an Introduction by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Lime Tree: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 024081

A very good unmarked copy, D/W price-clipped (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

How to Self-Publish Your Own Comic Book: The Complete Resource Guide to the Business, Production, Distribution, Marketing and Promotion of Comic Books

By: Caputo, Tony C.;Caputo, Tony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Watson-Guptill Pubns: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 021570

How to Self-Publish Your Own Comic Book is the only reference of its kind, providing complete information on all aspects of the comic book industry and publishing process. Included are sections on: - Getting started - Securing trademarks and copyrights - Comic book creation - Printers and color separators - Contracts - Distribution and sales - Marketing strategies - Promotions and public relations - Budgeting and bookkeeping - Acqui... View more info

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On Writing Horror: A Handbook by the Horror Writers Association

By: Castle, Mort (edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Writer's Digest Books: 2007

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 026985

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage

By: Connolly, William G.;Siegal, Allan M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1999

Edition: Revised & Expanded Edition

Seller ID: 021544

"The Official style guide used by the writers and editors of the World's Most Authoritative Newspaper." D/W with sl. edgewear, vertical crease to front inside flap (now protected). View more info

Digested Read : Contemporary Fiction in Bite-Sized Chunks

By: Crace, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Guardian Books: 2005

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 019430

Remainder mark. D/W with sl. shelfwear. A compilation of John Crace's weekly column where he takes the book that's produced the most media hype and in 500 bitingly satirical words retells the story while pointing his pen at the clunky plot, stylistic tics and pretensions to Big Ideas. View more info

The secrets of successful romance Writing

By: Darcy, Emma

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aust., Random House: 1995

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023808

An unmarked copy in very good condition. Pages lightly tanned. View more info

Writing Professionally : The Freelancer's Guide to Marketing prose and Scripts

By: Disher, Garry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, Australia, Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020738

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Voyages and Visions: Towards a Cultural History of Travel (Critical Views)

By: Elsner, Jas; Rubies, Joan-Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029966

An unmarked apparently unread book with tiny crease to lower right corner front panel. "A much-needed response to the expanding interest in history of travel and travel writing. The essays address the theme of travel as an historical, literary and imaginative process, focusing on significant episodes and encounters in world history." View more info

Francis Plug : How to be a public Authoruhor

By: Ewen, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 027703

"Francis Plug, author and residential gardener, is hoping to learn the public-appearance secrets of successful writers. Francis himself is not currently successful as a writer. Or a gardener. But he wants desperately to join the ranks of the bookish." View more info

The Writers' Landscape : Wilderness

By: Falkiner, Suzanne

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020144

"The first volume of a major new literary work that maps the influence of the Australian landscape and its enduring mystique on Australian writers." Sl., edgewear to boards. View more info

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Read Me : a century of Classic American book Advertisements

By: Garner, Dwight; Eggers, Dave (foreword by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2009

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 025653

A brand new copy with a tiny remainder mark to lower fore-edges. "Garner explains the changing styles of book advertising, explores the cross-pollination between literature and the world of advertising, in which many writers - including Don DeLillo, Salman Rushdie, and James Patterson - worked before publishing their first books; and makes a convincing case that these vintage ads are important and lasting literary documents." View more info