Category: Literature


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Image for Goethe and Schiller: an Historical Romance

Goethe and Schiller: an Historical Romance

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The McClure Co: 1910

Seller ID: 8114

Clean text. Green and red cloth boards. Translated from the German by Chapman Coleman. Frontispiece of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe View more info

British Poetry and Prose : Volumes I and II (2 Volumes) A From Beowulf to Blake; and from Wordsworth to Spender

By: N/A

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1950

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 8929

Outer board stains and cloth fraying, underlining of text, margin note, Name inside; 2 books. Volume I From Beowulf to Blake, 1066 pages. Volume 2, 1057 pages. Illustrated with drawings. Introductions to the various periods are illustrated by half-tone reproductions and line drawings relating to the time period, chronological charts for each period has been added to the appendix. ; View more info

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Australian Short Stories

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Progress Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 11531

Stories are in English; the introduction and the back of the book is written in Russian. Includes stories by John Lang, Price Arung, Louis Becke, Henry Lawson, Roderic Quinn, Steele Rudd, Mary Gilmore, Katharine Susannah Prichard, Vance Palmer William Hatfield, and more. Blue boards. Clean text, light stain on endpaper View more info

Nadine Gordimer: Politics & the Order of Art

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Skidmore College: 1984

Seller ID: 11748

No. 62, Winter 1984. Nadien Gordimer won the 1991 Nobel Prize in Literature. Include A Conversation with Nadine Gordimer; Multi-Racialism; Public & Private: On Burger's Daughter by Robert Boyers; Masters & Servants by Rowland Smith; The Claustral World by Eugene Goodheart; Something Out There, a novella by Nadine Gordimer; Afterword by Leon Wieseltier; Peter Sedgwick ; Salmagundi No. 62 View more info

Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction - Volume 3, Number 2, Fall 2001

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Michigan State University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 12554

Essays and memoirs, photo essay, interview, personal essays, full-length book reviews, etc. Some of the contributors are: Dan Gerber, Macy Swain, Jan Shoemaker, Naton Leslie, Sheryl Lynn Grant, Peter Glendinning, Penelope Dugan, Daniel Minock, etc View more info

Oh What A Lovely War

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 12681

Name on endpaper, clean text; Ex-Library View more info

Home Place Tales & Trails

By: N/A

Price: $8.90

Publisher: Hoffman-Laroche: 1991

Seller ID: 12768

47 pages. Illustrated book of humorous poetry on American farm life and agriculture View more info

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The Charles Street Journal: May 1972 The Edgar Allen Poe Express Etc

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, 1972

Seller ID: 13528

Anthology of poetry and writings, illustrated with drawings. Some of the writers include: Gary Wohlman, Romain Weingarten, Roger Kamenetz, Lewis John Eron. Includes: On First Discovering Four Dead Rodents in the Backyard; Two Poems, Four Poems, The Edgar Allen Poe Express, etc View more info

Selection Plans and Instructional Support: Book 8

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1989

Edition: Teacher's

Seller ID: 14348

Lesson plans and instructional support for teachers. 690 pages; Houghton Mifflin Literary Readers View more info

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Jacques Rabemananjara

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Editions Pierre Seghers: 1964

Seller ID: 15033

Text in French. Choix de textes. Bibliographie, portraits, fac-similes. Black and white photos. Clean copy ; Poetes D'Aujourd'hui View more info

T. L. S. Essays and Reviews from the Times Literary Supplement 1968 (Che Guevara, Kingsley Amis, Norman Podhoretz, Norman Mailer)

By: N/A

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 15584

Clean ex-library, cards removed. Includes selections from books and writers on subjects such as Fiction of 1968, Memoirs, Poetry, etc including Oswald Mosely, Che Guevara, Norman Podhoretz, John Berryman, Zbigniew Herbert, Lytton Strachey, Kingsley Amis, etc; Ex-Library View more info

Chinese Literature #5

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Press: 1972

Seller ID: 16277

Contents: Talks at the Yenan Forum on Literature and Art - Mao Tsetung. Stories, Articles, Chronicle, Plates. Front Cover: Singing the odel Revolutionary Peking Opera. Cover has scuffing, marks. Contains color Stage Photographs from "One the Docks", along with other color photographs, including a fold-out of "Studying Chairman Mao's Works" by Yu Chih-hsech View more info

Neue Rundschau 74 Jahrgang 1963

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Berlin, Alfred A. Knopf: 1963

Seller ID: 17372

German text. Cover and spine tears. John Updike, Karl Krolow, Martin Walser, Jorge Guillen, theodor Adorno, Reinhard Lettau, Peter von Polens, Dolf Sternberger, Robert Frost, Peter Lahnstein, Wolfgang Abendroth, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Golo Mann, Harold Inter, etc View more info

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Chinese Literature No. 1 -1978 Remembering Yenan - Fang Chic-Chung (Front Cover)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Press: 1978

Seller ID: 18128

Includes fold-out Plates of traditional Chinese paintings plus other illustrations. Also Folk songs, Stories, Art, Myths and Legends, etc View more info

Home Course in the Greatest Books: Crime and Punishment, the Diary of Samuel Pepys, the Confessions of Saint Augustin, Paradise Lost

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Classics Appreciation Society: 1956

Seller ID: 18162

Also Honore De Balzac's "A Passion in the Desert"; Aaron Burr's Letter Challenging Hamilton to a Duel, James Otis' Speech Against the Writs of Assistance. 56 pages. Cover has marks, text is clean with some creasing View more info

Chinese Literature 1979 No 1 Hsishuangpanna (front cover)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages: 1979

Seller ID: 18451

Clean text, soiling on the back cover and edge. Includes Three Poems by Mao Tsetung, Stories - by Liu Hsin-wu and W Chaun-kung; Children's Tales - The Chicken who became a Phoenix and The Egg that Ran Away; Interview Liu Hsin-wu's Short Stories; Literature and Art including the Role of Critical Realism in European Literature; plus 3 Plates. View more info

Story Caravan: Teacher's Edition

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Allyn and Bacon: 1963

Edition: Teacher's Edition

Seller ID: 18837

272 pages. Good to fair condition. Clean text, boards have some soiling. Has 6 sections: Reading in the Third Grade; Basic Principles Concerning Reading Instruction in the 3rd Grade; Diagnostic Testing. Stories - The Peddler's Clock, The Little Cook, The Saving Sneeze; Otherwise (poem) ; The Real Princess, The Purple Horse, James the Hunstman; Valentines for America; Archie and The April Fool; The Country Bunny and the and the Little Gold Shoes; Jonathan Bing (poem) , Mi... View more info

Literary Times: October 1964 Edward Albee; Black Humour; F. Scott Fitzgerald; Philip Larkin; John Updike; Edward Albee

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Literary Times: 1964

Seller ID: 19296

Vol 3, No 3, October 1964. Front page: Black Humour & Horror on English Telly by Martin Perlmutter; Siemanowski: Up All Night in Chicago; Albee Between the Acts. In this issue: F. Scott Fitzgerald Revisited, Philip Larkin Reviewed, John Updike Reviewed, Edward Albee Interviewed. Reviews of: Auden, Bellows, Nin, Gallico, Barzun, Marcus, Friedman. Edges have browning and tears View more info

Fiction: Volume 1, No 3

By: N/A

Price: $7.70

Publisher: Fiction, Inc:

Seller ID: 19331

Features: Russell Banks, Michael Benedikt, Richard Bricner, Anthony Burgess, Frederick Busch, Camilo ose Cela, Robert Creeley, Willaim G. Gass, Signe Hammer, Hank Heifetz, Anthony Kerrigan, William Kitteredge, Elaine Kraf, Clarence Jajor, Donald Monroe, Grace Paley, Ronald Sukenick View more info

Short Stories from the New Yorker

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1940

Seller ID: 19827

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The Virginia Quarterly Review Vol. 60, No. 1, Winter 1984

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of Virginia: 1984

Seller ID: 20631

Includes: the Militarization the American Space Program by Clayton Koppes; Dusting Off Evangeline; Down the River, A Story by Virginia Moran; Poetry; Economic Control in the 70's; Potemkin Villages on the Potomac; N. V. M. Gonzales; etc View more info

Literary Times: September 1964, Vol 3 No 7 Willie "The Lion" Smith; Chet Baker, Landgston Hughes, Jean Paul-Sartre, Jasper Johns

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Literary Times: 1964

Seller ID: 20814

Front page: The Village: Carney Moves from Coney; Zeroing in on Jasper Johns; Reports from: Salzburg, London, Mexico; Reviews of: Newport Folk Festival, Ann Arbor Space Theater, New York Art Films & Shakespeare Festivals; Interviewed: Chet Baker, Jasper Johns; Reviewed: Langston Hughes, Jean Paul Sartre. Also Harlem's Hip Heep by John Harvey, book editor on Willie "The Lion" Smith - article plus photo of Smith. Left edge of the issue is torn and freyed View more info

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1976: the New Yorker Magazine: Aug 2, 1976

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The New Yorker Magazine, Inc: 1976

Seller ID: 20820

Kikomora by Jean Rhys; Reflection (Concentration-Camp Survival) by Bruno Bettelheim; Ntozake Shange, Don Clayton and Putt-Putt (miniature golf) ; Letter from Laos by Robert Shaplen; Brian De Palma's "Obessesion" View more info

1975: the New Yorker Magazine: Oct 13, 1975 Isidor Isaac Rabi; Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, the Glyndebourne Fesitival

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The New Yorker Magazine, Inc: 1975

Seller ID: 20839

Creases. Includes The Folding-Chair Ste by John Cheever; Forbidden Appetites by Warren Miller; Profile: Isidor Isaac Rabi; Sports - Tennis and Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman; Glyndebourne Opera; etc View more info

Hedda Gabler and Other Plays

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1964

Seller ID: 20940

Clean book, cover creases. Includes: The Pillars of the Community; The Wild Duck; and Hedda Gabler View more info

Image for The New York Review of Books -Volume XIX, Number 2,  August 10, 1972 Gore Vidal, I. F. Stone, Charles Rycroft, Paul Goodman (Cover)

The New York Review of Books -Volume XIX, Number 2, August 10, 1972 Gore Vidal, I. F. Stone, Charles Rycroft, Paul Goodman (Cover)

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: A. Whitney Ellsworth: 1972

Seller ID: 19333

V. S. Naipaul: the Corpse at the Iron Gate; Gore Vidal: Fat Cats and Democrates, Bella Ms Abzug Goes to Washington, The Washington Pay-Off; Charles Rycroft: Feud; Michael Wood: The Smithereens, The Adventures of Mao on the Long March; The Taxi by Violette Leduc; Neal Ascherson: Die Meerschweinchen, Das Beil (The Axe) ; Gloria Emerson, Gerald Brenan, Jean Stafford, I M Stone, Jane Mayhall, Paul Goodman View more info

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Anthologie De La Nouvelle Poésie Française

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aux Editions Sagittaire: 1924

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 21753

Orange wrappers have chipping on the outer edges. Former owner's name on the front cover. Clean text, pages browned, spine creased. 446 pages. Text is in French. Dixieme edition. Includes: Gerard De Nerval, Charles Baudelaire, Isidore Ducasse, Charles Cros, Arthur Rimbaud, Germain Nouveau, Jules Laforgue, Alfred Jarry, Fernand Divoire, Max Jacob, Stephane Mallarme, Paul Valery, Andre Gide, et al View more info

A Shropshire Lad

By: A. E. Housman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Shakespeare House: 1951

Seller ID: 15057

Has red ribbon marker. Light check marks noted on several pages View more info

The Poems of Catullus: Translated Into English by Various Hands, Assembled, Arranged and Edited in Commemoration of the Two Thousandth Anniversary of the Poet's Death

By: Aiken, William Appleton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17626

248 pages. 151 translations of 120 Latin poems or surviving fragments of poems. DJ has tears, chipping; red cloth boards have mild wear. Frontispiece "Ave Atque Vale" by Aubrey Beardsley View more info

Image for Tiny Alice Includes a 4-column newspaper article from 1963

Tiny Alice Includes a 4-column newspaper article from 1963

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1966

Seller ID: 14529

BONUS: Includes a 4-column newspaper article from 1963. Photo at Albee, age 35, with a caption that says "playwriting can't be taught. " tears, Article discusses various subjects and plays. Also includes a photo of the actresses Gail Johnston and Margot Hand who appeared in the "The Streets of New York" at the Maidman Playhouse in NY. Book has some age browning, no name, no underlining. NOTE: the article has heavy tearing, the photo of Albee is intact. View more info