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Reflected Light : La Trobe Essayse
Beilharz, Peter & Manne, Robert
ISBN: 1863952462
Black Inc, Melbourne, 2006.  2006 
  8vo. softcover. 343pp. Very good+. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53326  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Chaucer’s Measuring Eye.
Holley, Linda Tarte.
ISBN: 0892632747
Rice University Press, USA 1990  1990 
  8vo. hardcover. 189pp. index, b/w illus. Fine. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 56247  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies
Barthes, Roland
ISBN: 0374521557
Farrar Straus & Giroux June 1979  1979 
  8vo softcover 152pp very good. In this appealing and luminous collection of essays, Roland Barthes examines the mundane and exposes hidden texts, causing the reader to look afresh at the famous landmark and symbol of Paris, and also at the Tour de France, the visit to Paris of Billy Graham, the flooding of the Seine and other shared events and aspects of everyday experience. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45723  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Australian Postwar Novelists: Selected Critical Essays
Keesing, Nancy (Editor)
ISBN: 0701607696
Jacaranda Press 1975  1975 
  8vo softcover 218pp very good. Contents includes Critical Essays on the works of Martin Boyd, T.A.G. Hungerford, David Ireland, George Johnston, Thomas Keneally, Alan Marshall, David Martin, Peter Mathers, Hal Porter, Ivan Southall, Randolph Stow, Colin Thiele, Judah Waten, Patrick White. 
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45616  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Pack of Autolycus
Hope, A. D.
ISBN: 0708102794
Canberra, Australian National University Press, 1978,  1978 
  8vo. hardcover. 202pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44798  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Culture and History - Essays presented to Jack Lindsay
Edited by Bernard Smith
ISBN: 0868060895
Hale & Iremonger 1984  1984 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. Near fine. 455pp. Illustrated. Jack Lindsay the son of Norman Lindsay. Contributors include Anderson, Orin, John Arnold, Craig Munro, R. D. FitzGerald, James Borg, Don Watston, Bernard Miles, Nikolai Lopyrev, Jeremy Hawthorn, Michael Wilding, V. S. Vakrushev, Christopher Hill, Stephen Knight, Bernard Smith, Robert Browning, Robert Smith, Humphrey McQueen and L. T. Hergenham. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62642  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Civil Passions: Selected Essays
Krygier, Martin
ISBN: 0975076981
Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited 2005  2005 
  8vo softcover 303pp very good. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41351  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Testament to the Wilderness - Ten Essays on an Address by C. A. Meier.
Prof. C. A. Meiere.
Daimon Zurich / The Lapis Series - Santa Monica 1985  1985 
  8vo. Softcover. 142pp. Included in this volume are ten highly individual responses to the seminal paper, Wilderness and the search for the Soul of Modern Man. This anthology of original writings was conceived in honor of the lifelong work of Meier of Zurich on this eightieth birthday. It is reccommended reading for all concerned with the future of our troubled world. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38818  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Journals of Arnold Bennett. 3 Volumes
Bennett, Arnold. edited by Newman Flower
Cassell 1932  1932 
  8vo. hardcovers. Volume I 1896-1910; Volume II 1911-1921, Volume III 1921-1928. pp. 419,321,310. indexes. good, some foxing. d/ws of Vol2&3 good+ sunned, d/w of vol1 is torn. 
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37957  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Tragedy and Comedy
Kerr, Walter
Bodley Head, 1968, First U.K. edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 341pp. very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / very good d/w. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22370  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Staging Steinbeck: Dramatising The grapes of wrath
Whitebrook, Peter
ISBN: 0304321990
London Cassell 1988  1988 
  8vo hardcover 157pp, b/w illus. very good+, ex-lib / very good+ d/w. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34990  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Lives Obscurely Great - Historical essays on Women of New South Wales
Patricia Thompson and Susan York (Editors)
ISBN: 0959843272
Soc. of Women Writers NSW branch 1980  1980 
  8vo. Card Covers. Front cover marked. Signed by the editors and well as Hilarie Lindsay, Lilian James, Valmai Phillips, Lorna Ollif, Lysbeth Cohen. Contents include essays on Mary Callicott, Jane Watsford, Women of Subiaco, George Clarke and the Kamilaroi Tribe, Elizabeth Hawkins Trip 1822, Hannah Laycock of King''s Grove Farm, Sarah Claydon, The Pioneer Lady of Marrickville, Needlewomen, Ann Thorn''s Land Grant, Melinda Kendall, Three Women of Wyong - The Aborigine, the Pioneer and the Outcast, Granny with Clean your Boots, German Women and their Families in NSW, Lindsay Papers, Elizabeth Mitchell - Mother of Albury, Luch Osburn of Sydney Hospital, Mary Ann Hoschke - Upper Orara Valley, Education at Cumnock, The Matriarch of Foster, Doris Dawson and the industrial Blind School, Dame Alice Berry From Cobar, Distinguished Jewish women of NSW, Mammy Ross. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34421  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Counsels and Ideals from the Writings of William Osler
Osler, William
London, Humphrey Milford OUP, 1921, 2nd Edition  0 
  8vo. maroon cloth hardcover. 355pp. index, b/w frontis. very good, some foxing. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33909  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Flaubert, Joyce and Beckett - The Stoic Comedians
Kenner, Hugh
W. H. Allen 1964. First edition  0 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. Very Good. In this sequential treatment of Flaubert, Joyce and Beckett, the author sets out to illustrate how each exploits the devices of our typographic culture. He traces the intricate development of the novel, comparing the various ways in which each writer controls the format of the book and at the same time capitalizes on the great capacity of the novel for facts. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45631  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Reflections on the atomic bomb. ’Volume I of the previously uncollected writings of Gertrude Stein.
Stein, Gertrude. Haas
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 197  0 
  Edited by Robert Bartlett Haas. 181 p. printed wraps in good condition. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3518  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Thought and Expression
Scott, A.F.
Cambridge at the University Press. 1962.  1962 
  8vo. illus. green paper covered boards, hardcover. 143pp. b/w illus. very good, owner's stamp on fep. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21351  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Adding Machine Collected Essays
Burroughs, William S.
London: John Calder, 1985 First Edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 201pp. very good. / very good d/w. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22382  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Modern Essays on Eighteenth-century Literature
Damrosch, Leopold, Jr.
ISBN: 0195049241
New York Oxford University Press, 1988  1988 
  8vo softcover 488pp very good. Students of English literature in the eighteenth century. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26978  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Claremont Essays
Trilling, Diana
London: Secker & Warburg, 1965  1965 
  8vo. hardcover. 243pp. very good, owner's signature on fep. / very good d/w. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23807  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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In the Lion’s Den - fifty essays
Waugh, Auberon
ISBN: 0718117174
London, Michael Joseph, 1978,  1978 
  8vo. hardcover. 189pp. very good+. / very good d/w rubbed on top edge. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23415  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Edgar Rice Burroughs the Man Who created Tarzan Volume 2 (II)
Porges, Irwin
ISBN: 0345251318
Ballantine New York 1976 First Thus
 Trade Paperback Includes pp663-1310, plates. Almost as new v fine copy  Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28798  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Eleanor Farjeon Book: A Tribute to Her Life and Work 1881 - 1965
Var
Hamish Hamilton London 1966 First Edition
 Hard Cover Boards. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Ex-Library. 8vo. Clean and white with bright DJ, but tape stains and library stamps on end pages.  Good/Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11926  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Arguably
Hitchens, Christopher
ISBN: 9781742377391
Allen & Unwin, 2011.  2011 
  8vo. softcover. 788pp. index. Very good+. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63586  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Shakespeare. The world as a stage
Bryson, Bill
ISBN: 9780007197897
HarperCollins London 2007 First Edition
 Hard Cover 200pp, bibliography. Fine in dj. Eminent lives series.  Fine/Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 385  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Boccaccio
Bergin, Thomas
ISBN: ISBN:0670177350
New York: Viking, 1981   
 Hard Cover An indepth biography of the life and works of Italian writer Giovanni Boccaccio. 392. Dj edge worn, but repaired and protected.  Very Good/Good
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13170  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Small Personal Voice
Lessing, Doris
ISBN: 039449329X
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. The ffep has - 50 stamped with an ink stamp. No other internal markings 172 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 039449329X. ISBN/EAN: 9780394493299. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53436. Very Good Condition
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53436  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Jane Austen
Brian Wilks
ISBN: 060030356X
Hamlyn London 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 144pp, lavishly illus.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 323075  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Eight Essayists
Cairncross, A. S.
Macmillan & Co. Ltd London, UK 1958 Reprint
 Softcover Hardcover with green boards, no dust jacket, reprint, 272g, 268pgs, blank endpapers. This anthology introduces eight authors of high quality, many of whom have also excelled in other branches of literature. Authors featured are: Francis Bacon; Richard Steele; Joseph Addison; Oliver Goldsmith; Charles Lamb; William Hazlitt; R. L. Stevenson; and G. K. Chesterton. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a medium sized pen inscription on the inside front page from a previous owner. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS11  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Journey to Java
Nicolson, Harold
Constable London 1957 First Edition
 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/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 879  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Reinventing Shakespeare: A Cultural History From the Restoration to the Present
Taylor, Gary
ISBN: 0701208880
Hogarth Press, London 1990.  1990 
  8vo. softcover. 451pp. index, b/w illus. Good+, page edges toned. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 65193  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Countryman Vol 53 No 1 Spring 1956
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1956 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Alyse Gregory, H G Hurrell, Paul Hogarth, Norah Marshall, V A Firsoff, H N Southern, & Sheila Sutcliffe et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007414  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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It Will be a Lovely Day : Selections from the Prose Works of Heinrich Heine
Heine, Heinrich (Transl. & with Intro By Frederic Ewen)
Seven Seas Berlin 1965 First Seven Seas Edition
 Mass Market Paperback G+, Edgewear, tear, creases, spine fade, foxing, browning. 385 pages, including notes & chronology. Photo on request.  
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 034134  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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What Became of Jane Austen? And Other Questions
Amis, Kingsley
ISBN: 0140055096
Penguin Middlesex, England 1981 First Penguin Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, stain to rear cover, browning. Collection of writings. Cover illustration by Arthur Robbins. Photo on request  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033894  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Men Only and London Opinion Vol. 61 No. 244 May 1956
no author
C. Arthur Pearson London 1956 1st Edition
 Soft Cover G, Binding loose at front hinge, edgewear, tears, creases, spine lean, foxing. Contributions by Kenneth More, Ernest Betts, Cardew Robinson, 'Questo', Hylton Cleaver, Jean Qui Rit and Peynet, Theodora Benson, Peter Williams, Jules Archer, George Maracco, Harold Waters, Oliver Baldwin & M.J. Wilson. Illustrated with photographs, cartoons, diagrams and advertisments. Photo on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033725  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Presidential Papers
Mailer, Norman
Andre Deutsch London 1964 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, bumping, ink name, browning/VG, Edgewear, tear, soiling, edge-browning. Collection of essays and articles. Jacket design by Michael Harvey. Photo on request.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033277  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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In Favour of the Sensitive Man and Other Essays
Nin, Anais
ISBN: 0352308923
Star / W H Allen London 1981 First Star Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, label removal abrasion, foxing, browning/NO DUST JACKET. 169 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020277  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Incomparable Max
Beerbohm, Max (Selection Introduced By S.C. Roberts)
Icon Books London 1964 First Icon Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, browning. Selection from the works of Max Beerbohm. 286 pages. Icon Book G9. Photo on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 034332  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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What Became of Jane Austen? And Other Questions
Amis, Kingsley
ISBN: 0586037039
Panther London 1972 First Panther Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, spine fade, browning. Collection of writings. Expanded condition report/photo on request  
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 032583  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Concierge Confidential : Hotel Stories
Nicolaides, Harry
ISBN: 1877029246
Pennon Publishing Victoria 2002 1st Edition
 Soft Cover VG++, Mild wear & indentations. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. 172 pages. Photo on request.  
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024543  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sister Age
Fisher, M F K
ISBN: 0701127627
Chatto & Windus / Hogarth Press London 1984 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG++, Very mild shelfwear, page browning/VG+, Edgewear, indentation, mild spine fade. "Fifteen remarkable insights, written over the years, into the art of ageing and living and dying". Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021499  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 2 Winter 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Ursula Bloom, Phyllis K Thorne, John Mackie, P A Macnab, Alex Tewnion, Raymond Bush, Joseph Emberton, Anna Russell & Joan Cope et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007413  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 49 No 1 Spring 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Bruce Campbell, Molly Hankey, Randall Swingler, Paul Hogarth, Lucy Nigh, Robert Aickman, R A Richardson et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Wear, Ink Name, Tear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007412  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Table Talk : Essays on Men and Manners
Hazlitt, William
Cassell London 1909 Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, browning, foxing/G, Edgewear, small chips, tears, soiling, foxing. In 'The People's Library' series. 407 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018497  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Expletives Deleted : Selected Writings
Carter, Angela
ISBN: 0701139994
Chatto & Windus London 1992 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG+, Shelfwear, bumps, light browning/VG++, Edgewear, mild rubbing. 224 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018391  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sex and Sensibility
Burchill, Julie
ISBN: 0006378587
Grafton London 1992 Paperback Original
 Soft Cover VG, Edgewear, cover crease, remainder star, light browning/NO DUST JACKET. "Gathered here for the first time are the inimitably incisive thoughts of the nation's most controversial and witty commentator on life, love, sex and the universe". 267 pages. Cover photo by John Wildgoose. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017246  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Roadmender
Fairless, Michael
Citadel Press London 1948 1st Thus
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket For this edition 12 new woodcuts have been engraved by Helen Munro. Expandd condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Ink Name & Price, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008800  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Last Essays
Spender, J A
Cassell London 1944 1st Edition
  Last volume of this journalist's essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007687  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Men and Ideas : Essays
Wallas, Graham (Preface By Gilbert Murray)
George Allen & Unwin London 1940 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 221 pages, including the index. With frontispiece portrait. Boards & jacket water-damaged, with rippling to surfaces, mild warping to boards, and staining to both. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  Fair, Wear, Ink Name, Browning/Fair, PC, Wear
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015289  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Hell and Back : Selected Essays
Parks, Tim
ISBN: 0436598027
Secker & Warburg London 2001 Uncorrected Book Proof
 Soft Cover 340 pages, including the references. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Mild Wear, Label Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014909  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Rosewater Revolution : Notes on a Change of Attitude
Hughes, David
ISBN: 0094570507
Constable London 1971 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 182 pages. Jacket design by Peter Barrett. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Mild Wear, Browning/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014650  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 1 Autumn 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Janet Orchard, A M Robinson, Olivia Richardson, David Stephen, Gabriel Seal, Alan Walbank, Eric Chamberlin, Kenneth Ochiltree, & Violet Latham et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, Wear, Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007417  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 2 Winter 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1964 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Hope, B De Seyssel, R S R Fitter, Sheila Hutchinson, Alice E Millard, C O Lloyd, Lois Parre, G Forsyth Lawson, Karis E Legge, Hamish Maceanruig, & H S Joyce et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG, Wear, Ink Name, Tears/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007416  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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As Shadows Lengthen : The Later Essays of Robert W Mackenna
Mackenna, R W
John Murray London 1932 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket With a memoir by his son R M B Mackenna. With frontispiece photograph of the author. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008620  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Index on Censorship Volume 5 Number 3 Autumn 1976
no author
London: Writers & Scholars International, 1976   
  Soft Cover. VG++, edgewear, Rubbing/NO DUST JACKET. 1st Edition. Journal. Expanded condition report/scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005617  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Homing of the Winds and Other Passages in Prose
Sitwell, Sacheverell
Faber & Faber London 1942 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover Compilation. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  G+,Ink Inscr,Stamp,Foxing,Wear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010986  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Creed or Chaos ? And Other Essays in Popular Theology
Sayers, Dorothy L
London: Methuen, 1947   
  VG, Shelfwear, Abrasion/VG, PC, Chips,Tears,Tape Damage. 1st Edition. 'A volume of reprinted pamphlets'. Photo on request.  
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006833  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Shadow & Act
Ellison, Ralph
Secker & Warburg London 1967 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Collection of essays. Jacket by Bernard Higton. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Top Edge Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008494  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Frankly, George or Letters to a Publisher from an Author Whose First Book is About to Appear
Morton, Charles W
Philadelphia & New York (1951): J B Lippincott Company   
  VG++/NO DUST JACKET. Edition Not Stated. Full condition report & scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005240  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Province of the Heart
McGinley, Phyllis
World's Work Surrey 1962 1st UK Edition
  Essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Offset, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007754  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 1 Autumn 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Derbyshire, H F Ellis, Clifford Borrer, Joseph F Duncan, Padraic O Conaire, W M Marshall, J M Savidge, R H Cory, Raymond Bush, & David Brock et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Ink Name, Wear, Chips/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007415  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Handwritten: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Treasures - from Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin
Evans, Sarah. (designer)
ISBN: 9780642277336
National Library of Australia, 2011.  2011 
  4to. softcover. 239pp. colour illus. Very good, tiny bump to front bottom corner, light foxing on top edge of text block. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 65276  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Expletives Deleted : Selected Writings
Carter, Angela (Intro By Michael Moorcock)
ISBN: 9780099222811
Vintage London 2006 Reprint
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Katherine Mansfield : Letters and Journals
Mansfield, Katherine (Selected By C.K. Stead)
ISBN: 1869416562
Vintage London 2004 Reissue
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The Politics of Ecstasy
Leary, Timothy
ISBN: 0586080082
Paladin - Granada London 1972 Reprint
 Soft Cover G+, Edgewear, creases, scuffing, ink name, foxing, browning. "Messiah, martyr, and high priest of the psychedelic, Dr Timothy Leary speaks out in this extraordinary testament". 301 pages. Cover painting by Martin Sharp. Photo on request.  
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The Scandal of Susan Sontag
Ching, Barbara and Wagner-Lawlor, Jennifer A.,
ISBN: 9780231149174
Columbia University Press, USA, 2009. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"- 10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN/EAN: 9780231149174. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9065. Very Good
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French Achievement in Literature
Moore, Will Grayburn,
ISBN: 0713515082
G.Bell and Sons, London, 1969. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 7"-8" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0713515082. ISBN/EAN: 9780713515084. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12675. Very Good
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The Dreaming Swimmer: Non-Fiction, 1987-1992
James, Clive,
ISBN: 0224036025
Jonathan Cape, London, 1992. 
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It Strikes Me - Collected Essays by Peter Ryan 1994-2010
Peter Ryan,
ISBN: 098067784X
Quadrant Books, Sydney, 2011. 
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Life, Literature, Legends: Collected Essays 1996-2011
Masson, Sophie,
Quadrant Books, Sydney, 2011. 
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Lonesome Traveller
Kerouac, Jack
Mayflower London 1969 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback G, Edgewear, creases, abrasion, foxing, browning. Collection of eight travel sketches. Photo on request.  
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Australians in America 1876-1976
Edited & Introduced by John Hammond Moore,
ISBN: 0702212520
University of Queensland Press, Queensland, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 331 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0702212520. ISBN/EAN: 9780702212529. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52801. Very Good Condition
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RePublica All Same as Family in a Big Ouse
Edited by George Papaellinas,
ISBN: 0207184062
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1994. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . No torn or missing pages. Shop stamp on first page. Remainder mark to bottom of closed pages. Age toning to first and last pages. Contributors include Glanda Adams, Dorothy Hewett, Amanda Lohrey, Mudrooroo etc 270 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Australia; Poetry. ISBN: 0207184062. ISBN/EAN: 9780207184062. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52399. Good Condition
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The Recurring Miracle ~ A Study of Cymbeline and the Last Plays (of Shakespeare)
D R C Marsh,
University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, 1962. First
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Very Good +/Good. First. A study of Cymbeline and the Last Plays. Inside of book very clean. Slight discolouration from dustwrapper. Outer boards very clean and unmarked. White dustwrapper shows some age dirt and has some closeable tears. Minor bumps to extremities of dustwrapper. 197 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Shakespeare; Theatre & Plays. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000448. Very Good +
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Milton’s Ode on the Morning of Christ’s Nativity, L’Allegro, Il Penseroso and Lycidas
Verity, A W
Cambridge at the University Press,  1924. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 172 pages. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; Essays & Literary Criticism. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52925. Good Condition
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The Guardian Omnibus 1821-1971 - an anthology of 150 years of Guardian writing
Ayerst, David
ISBN: 0002112922
Collins, England, 1973. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. Previous owner's name on ffep. 768 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Britain/UK; History. ISBN: 0002112922. ISBN/EAN: 9780002112925. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53142. Very Good Condition
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The Right to Live - selected essays
Plowman, Max
Andrew Dakers, London, 1943. second reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. second reprint. Wear and tear to extremities of dust wrapper. Age toning to closed edges of book. Moderate age and reading wear. 320 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53687. Good Condition
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Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Sedaris, David
ISBN: 0316143464
Little Brown, New York, 2004. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Repairable tear to dust jacket front top near spine. Light wear to dust jacket extremities. 256 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0316143464. ISBN/EAN: 9780316143462. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52761. Very Good Condition
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Lectures and Biographical Sketches
Ralph Waldo Emerson,
George Routledge and Sons, England, 1894. 
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. . Minor title page has small repairable tear to top and also previous owner's name in pencil, small mark where previous price tag was removed from title page - otherwise very clean. Some webbing is showing at spine at rear board. Outer boards show a little bit of discolouration, wear and rubbing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000328. Good +
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Keith Leopold: Selected Writings
Manfred Jurgensen,
ISBN: 0820402206
Peter Lang, New York, 1985. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. 202 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Light discolouration to covers. Very light browning to pages. Shipped Weight: .31 kilos. ISBN: 0820402206. ISBN/EAN: 9780820402208. Good Condition
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The Triptych and The Cross: The Central Myths of George Eliot’s Poetic Imagination
Felicia Bonaparte,
ISBN: 0855271787
The Harvester Press,  1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. This is the first UK edition. 264 pages. Light spotting to top outside edge of text block, very light soiling to other edges. Light soiling/markings/foxing to endpapers and occasionally throughout. Light rubbing to board edges. A few small soil marks to back cover. Very light browning to pages. Shipped Weight: .58 kilos. ISBN: 0855271787. ISBN/EAN: 9780855271787. Very Good Condition
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The Cave and the Spring: Essays on Poetry
A. D. Hope,
ISBN: 0424067307
Sydney University Press, Sydney, 1974. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. 22cm x 14cm. iv, [2], 202 pages. Blue cloth, gilt lettering, in dust jacket. Very minor wear to board edges. Very minor foxing to top edge. Dust Jacket lightly worn at edges, minor tear, very minor foxing to jacket verso. Shipped Weight: .36 kilos. ISBN: 0424067307. ISBN/EAN: 9780424067308. Near Fine Condition
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On The Home Front
Mike O’Connor,
ISBN: 0949758078
Queensland Newspapers, Brisbane, 1991. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. 174 pages. Light soiling to outside edges of text block. Very light shelf and edge wear to covers. Shipped Weight: .25 kilos. ISBN: 0949758078. ISBN/EAN: 9780949758071. Very Good Condition
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Strange Country: A Study of Randolph Stow
Anthony J. Hassall,
ISBN: 0702222739
University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, 1990. Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Revised Edition. 22cm x 14cm. xix, 215 pages. Illustrated wrappers. Minor soil to bottom edge. Minor toning to pages. Shipped Weight: .25 kilos. ISBN: 0702222739. ISBN/EAN: 9780702222733. Very Good Condition
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Hispano-Arabic Strophic Poetry: Studies by Samuel Miklos Stern
Samuel Miklos Stern; L. P. Harvey,
ISBN: 0198157355
Oxford University Press, London, 1974. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. 22cm x 14cm. xv, [1], 252 pages. Blue boards, gilt lettering, in illustrated dust jacket. Collecting Samuel Stern's journal articles on strophic poetry written in Arabic and Hebrew in Spain, and an abridgement of his previously unpublished doctoral thesis. From the collection of Dr. Gary Simes, book-plate pasted down, and minor notes in pencil. Very minor wear to board edges. Very minor foxing to edges. Dust Jacket worn at edges, very small chips, and is foxed here and there. Shipped Weight: .53 kilos. ISBN: 0198157355. ISBN/EAN: 9780198157359. Very Good Condition
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The Australian Mercury (National Literary Magazine, July 1935)
P. R. Stephensen,
The Australian Mercury, Sydney, 1935. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Includes The Fountations of Culture in Australia: An Essay Towards National Self Respect; The Case Against Modernist Poetry; and reviews of six Australian books. Size: 22cm x 15cm. 96 pages. Book is in Good Minus condition, by which we mean it has heavy marks of age and is well worn from handling, and while it may be very tender, it is still intact and good for reading. Heavy shelf and edge wear to cover. Front cover partially coloured in, in ink. Creasing to spine, slightly cocked. Moderate foxing and soiling, heavy to first/last few pages. Previous owner's signature in ink. Shipped Weight: .14 kilos. Good Condition
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Pastoral And The Humanities: Arcadia Re-Inscribed
Mathilde Skoie; Sonia Bjornstad Velazquez,
ISBN: 1904675581
Bristol Phoenix Press, Exeter, 2006. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 184 pages. Very light soiling/markings/foxing to covers, edges, and occasionally throughout. Very light rubbing/wear to boards. Very light bumping to corners. Shipped Weight: .46 kilos. ISBN: 1904675581. ISBN/EAN: 9781904675587. Near Fine Condition
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All The Animals In The Zoo: about Henry Miller
Knud Merrild,
Village Press, London, 1973. 
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/. . 16 pages. Some staining to covers. Soiling/markings/foxing to covers, edges, and occasisionally throughout. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light creasing to covers. Shipped Weight: .07 kilos. Good Condition
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An Apologie for Poetrie
Philip Sidney; Evelyn S. Shuckburgh,
Cambridge: at the University Press,  1951. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Size: 17cm x 11cm. 192 pages. Book is in Good Plus condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading, and while it possesses some undesirable defects is still a presentable copy. Light foxing and soiling. Light rubbing/wear to board edges. Previous owner's signature in ink. Very light bumping to corners. Slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: .21 kilos. Good Condition
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Imagined Lives: A Study of David Malouf
Philip Neilsen,
ISBN: 0702222747
University of Queensland Press, Brisbane, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. 22cm x 14cm. ix, 218 pages. Illustrated wrappers Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Light foxing to outside edges of text block. Light foxing occasionally throughout. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light creasing to covers. Small peel to cover glaze at spine top. Light browning to pages. Shipped Weight: .2 kilos. ISBN: 0702222747. ISBN/EAN: 9780702222740. Good Condition
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The List: The Uses and Pleasures of Cataloguing
Robert E. Belknap,
ISBN: 0300103832
Yale University Press, New Haven & London, 2004. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. First Edition. Size: 21cm x 15cm. 252 pages. Book is in Near Fine condition, by which we mean almost as if in its original new condition, but containing very slight marks of age and/or wear from light handling. Very light rubbing/wear to board edges. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, light signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Shipped Weight: .42 kilos. ISBN: 0300103832. ISBN/EAN: 9780300103830. Near Fine Condition
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