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Meisterwerke Deutscher Sprache Aus Dem Neunzehnten Jahrhundert

By: Staiger, Emil

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Atlantis Verlag: 1961

Seller ID: 16655

Condition: Very Good


German text. 258pp, brown cloth covered boards. The title panel to the spine is a little rubbed, otherwise this is a very clean Near Fine copy. Passages from Holderlin, Kleist, Jean Paul, Goethe, Grillparzer, Stifter, C F Meyer Hofmannstal etc. View more info

Early Eighteenth Century Poetry

By: Sutherland, James (ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12804

Condition: Fine


192pp, dustjacket with one closed tear. Internally very clean. Introduction, and selections with notes from the poetry of the early eighteenth century - Swift, Pope, Congreve, Addison etc.. View more info

In Hot Pursuit

By: Thompson, Vicki Lewis, and Lewis, Sherry and Fox, Roz Denny

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Mills & Boon: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9341

ISBN: 0263828417

Condition: Very Good


298pp, illustrated softback covers with light creases to spine. Internally very clean. 3 stories - That's My Baby!, For The Baby's Sake and Baby, Baby View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1959

Seller ID: 15216

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike, with later revisions. 322pp, including Glossary. Blue cloth covered boards. One light mark to bottom edge, otherwise a very clean copy. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume Two Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1959

Seller ID: 15217

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike, with later revisions. 312pp, including Glossary. Blue cloth covered boards. One light mark to bottom edge, otherwise a very clean copy. 5 plays - Ralph Roister Doister by Udall, Endimion by Lyly, The Old Wives' Tale by George Peele, Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay and James the Fourth by Robert Greene. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume Two Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16196

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike. 312pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. A very clean copy. 5 plays - Ralph Roister Doister by Udall, Endimion by Lyly, The Old Wives' Tale by George Peele, Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay and James the Fourth by Robert Greene. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16197

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. Introduction by Ashley Thorndike. 322pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. A very clean copy. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Minor Elizabethan Drama Volume One Pre Shakespearean Tragedies

By: Thorndike, Ashley (ed)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Dent: 1920

Seller ID: 16735

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. Itroduction by Ashley Thorndike. 322pp, including Glossary. Green cloth covered boards with a light mark to the spine. Ex training college library, with a stamp to the inner board and flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 5 plays - Gorboduc by Norton and Sackville, Arden of Feversham, David and Bethsabe by George Peele, The Spanish Tragedy by Kyd and Cambyses by Thomas Preston. View more info

Argosy April 1952

By: Thurber, James and Bradbury, Ray, Lawrence D H, Dickson, Carter et al

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10930

Condition: Very Good


Softback magazine, with short stories by D H Lawrence etc. 144pp, a little wear to ends of spine, a few light spots of foxing, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

The Guardian Review Book of Short Stories

By: Trevor, William and Atwood, Margaret, Tremain, Rose, and Drabble, Margaret et al

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Guardian: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14570

Condition: Fine


125pp, illustrated soft covers with one very light crease to the front. Internally very clean and tight. 11 previously unpublished short stories, by William Trevor, Margaret Atwood, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Helen Simpson, Rose Tremain, Mohsin Hamid, Rachel Cusk, Margaret Drabble, Hisham Matar, Audrey Niffenegger and Polly Sampson. View more info

The Guardian Review Book of Short Stories

By: Trevor, William and Atwood, Margaret, Tremain, Rose, and Drabble, Margaret et al

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Guardian: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15033

Condition: Fine


125pp, illustrated soft covers. A very clean, tight copy. 11 previously unpublished short stories, by William Trevor, Margaret Atwood, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Helen Simpson, Rose Tremain, Mohsin Hamid, Rachel Cusk, Margaret Drabble, Hisham Matar, Audrey Niffenegger and Polly Sampson. View more info

The Prime Minister

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Oxford: 2008

Seller ID: 15996

ISBN: 0199537755

Condition: Good


World's Classics Edition, with an Introduction John McCormack. Edited with Notes by Jenny Uglow. 438pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Ex library - barcode on flyleaf and ownership label to back of title page, otherwise internally clean and tight - a good 'working copy'. View more info

Impressions of English Literature

By: Turner, W J (ed) and O'Brien, Kate and Cecil, David and Greene, Graham and Bowen, Elizabeth and Woodward, E L

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Collins: 1944

Seller ID: 6536

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Britain in Pictures series. 2nd impression. A large book of 324pp, with orange cloth covered boards, a little sun faded to spine, no dustjacket. Many attractive full-page colour illustrations, as well as b + w illustrtaions. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Essays include Lord David Cecil on The English Poets, Graham Greene on British Dramatists and Elizabeth Bowen on The English Novelists. View more info

The Traveller

By: Twelve Hawks, John

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Corgi: 2006

Seller ID: 11810

ISBN: 0552152692

Condition: As New


605pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight copy. Can the Corrigan brothers hide from the mercenary who has been tasked to kill them? View more info

The Education of an American

By: Valentine, Alan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: John Calder: 1957

Seller ID: 315

Condition: Very Good


283 pp, brown boards. Neat stamp to title page and ticket holder inside front board, white painted number to spine, otherwise clean and VG.. View more info

Het Literaire Leven

By: Van Straaten, Peter and Carmiggelt, S

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Amsterdam: 1987

Seller ID: 5891

ISBN: 9029511133

Condition: Fine


Softback of 180pp, with b + w cartoon illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Text in Dutch. View more info

The Gold Of The Gods

By: Von Daniken, Erich

Price: £4.00

Publisher: BCA: 1974

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 4445

Condition: Very Good


210pp, dustjacket by Brian Paine. Colour and b + w illustrations. One small mark to dustjacket, one crease to flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. The evidence for extraterrrestrial beings, in Peru, Ecuador, Red Indian legends, etc. View more info

What Became of Pam

By: Von Hutten, Baroness

Price: £6.50

Publisher: The Readers Library Publishing Co:

Seller ID: 9816

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1930. Copyright edition. 252pp, red cloth covered boards, dustjacket with closed tears. Small but clear type. A sequel to 'Pam'. View more info

Selected English Short Stories XIX Century First Series

By: Walker, Hugh (ed)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1947

Seller ID: 16770

Condition: Very Good


Pocket size World's Classics edition. 468pp, blue cloth covered boards with faded gilt title. Internally clean. Classic English short stories from Scott, Lamb, Disraeli, Poe, Gaskell, Dickens, Trollope, Meredith, Brett Harte, Stevenson, Gissing etc. View more info

The Professor at the Breakfast Table

By: Wendell Holmes, Oliver

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dent: 1911

Seller ID: 16081

Condition: Very Good


A reprint of the first Everyman edition. 300pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament, now faded, to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. Gift inscription dated 1919 to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Essays on life and religion. View more info