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The Modern Age. The Pelican guide to Literature 7
Ford, Boris (ed)
Pelican London 1964 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback 580pp, very sound,, covers creased, owner name else near vg.  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18777  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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VN : The Life and Art of Vladimir Nabokov
Field, Andrew
ISBN: 0708836607
Futura London 1988 First Thus
8vo Paperback xiv,418pp, index. B&w plates. Sml owner name else vg.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30267  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Froude’s life of Carlyle
Froude, James Anthony - abridged and edited by John Clubbe
ISBN: 0719536545
John Murray London 1979 First Thus
Thick 8vo Hard Cover xxvi,726pp, index, ills. Small owner name else a near fine copy  Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30354  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Thomas Mann : A Biography. Life as a work of art
Kurzke, Hermann; translated by Leslie Willson
ISBN: 0713995009
Allen Lane London 2002 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover xvi,582pp, ills. A fine copy  Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30371  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Vintage Quarterly Number one/autumn 1999
no author
ISBN: 9990023549
Vintage Sydney 1999 
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Soft Cover [287pps] AS NEW UNREAD  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000543  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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When Memory Speaks Exploring the Art of Autobiography
Ker Conway, Jill
ISBN: 0679766456
Vintage New York 1999 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover [205pps] NEW  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000867  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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How to Read and Why
Bloom, Harold
ISBN: 0684859068
Scribner New York 2000 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover [283pps] MINT  Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001995  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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How to Read and Why
Bloom, Harold
ISBN: 1841150398
Fourth Estate London 2001 
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Soft Cover [283pps] AS NEW UNREAD remainder marked  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002773  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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Rupert Brooke. A Biography
Hassall, Christopher
ISBN: 0571101968
Faber and Faber London 1972 First Thus
8vo Paperback 557pp, index. Quality softcover.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22432  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Rupert Brooke. A Biography
Hassall, Christopher
ISBN: 0571101968
Faber and Faber London 1972 First Thus
8vo Paperback 557pp, index. Quality softcover.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22432  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Louis Bromfield and his books
Brown, Morrison
Cassell London 1956 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 166pp, index, frontispiece + 8pp of b&w ills. A little foxing to prelims, else vg in dj.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31111  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Hardy Landscapes
Beningfield, Gordon
ISBN: 0670832111
Viking London 1990 First Edition
Landscape Folio Hard Cover Colour paintings reproduced, also black and white sketches. Preface by Gertrude Bugler who played Tess in 1929  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31253  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Journey to Java
Nicolson, Harold
Constable London 1957 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover . 254pp, index. B&w plates. Harold was given money for his 70th birthday by his friends and set off on a very happy journey to the 'East'. Prev. owner name else a very good copy in like dj.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 879  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Shakespeare. The world as a stage
Bryson, Bill
ISBN: 9780007197897
HarperCollins London 2007 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 200pp, bibliography. Fine in dj. Eminent lives series.  Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 385  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Matters of Fact and of Fiction
Vidal, Gore
ISBN: 0586046771
Granada Publishing Limited Frogmore, England 1978 First Overseas Edition
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Paperback Paperback, First Overseas Edition, 175gms, 330 pages. Matters of Fact and of Fiction shows a mater at work. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, previous owner's writing on inside back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Fair to Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS2  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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C.S. Lewis. A biography
Wilson, A N.
ISBN: 0002151375
Collins London 1990 First Edition
8vo hard cover xviii,334pp, index, b&w plates. Story of the author of 'The Chronicles of Narnia" and much else, including "The Screwtape Letters".  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317666  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Wild Mary. A life of Mary Wesley
Marnham, Patrick
Chatto & Windus. London 2006 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 289pp, index, b&w plates.Story of late blooming author of 'The Camomile Lawn' and other books, who had done many things before becoming a published writer  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318270  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Goodbye to All That
Graves, Robert; introduced by Raleigh Trevelyan
Folio Society London 2001 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover 295pp, endpaper maps, b&w photos. Fine decorative cloth in fine slipcase  Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318514  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Lawrence’s Mean and Women
MacLeod, Sheila
ISBN: 0434440310
Heinemann London 1985 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover 231pp.David Herbert Lawrence  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318587  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Steinbeck: A Collection of Critical Essays
Davis, Robert. Murray (ed)
ISBN: 0138466599
Prentice- Hall Inc. Englewood Cliffs, USA 1972 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 225gms, 183 pages. The contributors Steinbeck analyse, among other themes, Steinbecks' use of allegory, his sense of the pastoral, and his ability to embody in his work a deeply felt personal mythos. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, small stamp from previous owner on the inside front page, small tear to front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS3  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Diaries of Evelyn Waugh
Waugh, Evelyn; edited by Michael Davie
ISBN: 0297771264
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1978 First Edition
Large 8vo Hard Cover xii, 814pp, index. He started at 7 in 1911, and the diaries continue till 1965, the year before his death.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318900  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Writers at Work: the Paris Review interviews
Var. introduction by Malcolm Cowley
Secker & Warburg London 1958 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 276pp, light foxing to edges, prelims else good plus cloth hardcover  Good Plus
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318985  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell 1903 - 1959
Russell, Bertrand: edited by Robert E. Egner and Lester E. Denonn
Simon & Schuster New York 1961 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 736pp. 81 selections on a wide range of subjects.  Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318999  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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William Shakespeare. A critical study
Brandes, Georges
Macmillan New York 1924 
8vo Hard Cover xii,722pp, index. Page of contents has been torn and repaired else good. Translated from Danish.  Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31080  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ibsen: the man and his work
Beyer, Edvard; translated by Marie Wells
ISBN: 0285648705
Souvenir London 1978 First Edition
8vo Trade Paperback 224pp, photos in text, bibliography of English language texts. A near fine copy  Near Fine
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318888  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Chaldon Herring; The Powys Circle in a Dorset Village
Stinton, Judith
ISBN: 0851154980
Boydell Woodbridge 1988 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 184pp, index, some ills. in text.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319766  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Selected Prose
Eliot, T.S. - Edited By John Hayward
Penguin Harmondsworth 1963 Reprint
8vo Soft Cover 236pp, owner name   Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25723  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Year of Space. A Chapter in Autobiography
Linklater, Eric
The Reprint Society London 1954 Book Club Reprint
Small 8vo Hard Cover 319pp. The framework of the book is a year in which the author went to observe the war in Korea and visit Australia and New Zealand.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20335  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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An Uneasy Victorian: Thackeray the Man
Monsarrat, Ann
ISBN: 0396078664
Dodd, Mead New York 1980 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover Cloth, 8vo, gilt on spine, xiv,461pp, fine in vg sl rubbed dj.  Fine
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 885  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Hundred English Essays, A
Vallance, Rosalind (ed)
Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd London, England 1938 Reprint
16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 284g, 655pgs. Features essays from many well known authors and historical figures including: Frances Bacon; Ben Jonson; Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope; Henry Fielding; Charles Lamb; Charles Dickens; Leigh Hunt; Thackeray; J M Barrie; and many more. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Inside rear endpapers have been eaten away in parts, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS6  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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