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Tolkien’s World
Helms, Randel
Thames & Hudson London 1974 First U.K. Edition
 Hard Cover Minimal edgewear to boards, D/W spine faded with uneven fading also to back panel (now protected).  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015897  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Literary Terms: A Dictionary
Beckson, Karl; Ganz, Arthur F.
ISBN: 0374188009
Farrar, Straus and Giroux New York 1975 8th Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018943  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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No, Not Bloomsbury
Bradbury, Malcolm
ISBN: 0099544105
Arena London 1987 
 Paperback Collected writings on British fiction since 1945, inc. major critical studies of Angus Wilson, Iris Murdoch, Muriel Spark, Kingsley Amis and Jon Fowles. A wide spectrum of other writers is more briefly considered, from William Golding to Salman Rushdie, J. G. Ballard to Kazuo Ishiguro.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017025  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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To Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American Literature
Sundquist, Eric J.
ISBN: 067489331X
Belknap Press Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1994 Third Printing
 Oversized Trade Paperback Appears unread with no creasing to spine, sl. edgewear to wraps.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008506  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Heritage of British Literature
Bowen, Elizabeth; Burgess, Anthony; Cecil, Lord David; Greene, Graham; O’Brien, Kate
ISBN: 0500013039
Thames & Hudson New York 1983 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket   Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008911  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Novel in English : An Introduction
Milligan, Ian
ISBN: 0333324390
Macmillan London 1983 First
 Paperback   Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018534  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Writing of America : Literature And Cultural Identity from the Puritans to the Present
Ward, Geoff
ISBN: 074562622X
Polity Pr United Kingdom 2002 
 Paperback Appears unread, minimal edgewear to wraps.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018373  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Novel : A Guide to the novel from Its Origins to the Presemt Day
Roberts, Andrew Michael (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520542
Bloomsbury London 1994 
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019139  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Victorian Literature : From 1830-1900
Thomas, Jane (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520518
Bloomsbury London 1994 
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019134  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Curious Pursuits : Occasional Writing 1970-2005
Atwood, Margaret
ISBN: 1844081494
Virago London 2005 First U.K. Edition
 Hard Cover Remainder mark lower fore-edges otherwise unmarked.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018393  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Heretical Empiricism
Pasolini, Pier Paolo; Barnett, Louise K. (edited by)
ISBN: 0253327172
Indiana University Press  1988 First English Language Edition
 Hard Cover D/W with sl. edgewear, crease to front flap (now prrotected).  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016995  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Portable Australian Authors : The 1890s: Stories, Verse, and Essays
Cantrell, Leon (edited by)
ISBN: 0702210374
University of Queensland Press  1977 Presume Firt
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Portable Australian authors series. D/W with minimal edgewear and rubbing.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008798  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Classical Background of English Literature
Thomson, J.A.K.
George Allen & Unwin London 1948 First
 Hardcover Sl. edgewear to boards, spine and part of back panel faded, eps and fore-edges tanned,   Good/Lacks D/W
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009911  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Mad Wives and Island Dreams: Shimao Toshio and the Margins of Japanese Literature
Gabriel, J. Philip
ISBN: 0824820126
Univ of Hawaii Pr Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. 1999 First Printing
 Hard Cover Blue cloth boards with gilt title, in near fine, new condition.  Nr. Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019341  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Powerful Ideas : Perspectives on the Good Society : Colloquium Readings Volume 1
Webb, Jennifer M. (editor)
ISBN: 0958122407
The Cranlana Program Melbourne 2002 First
 Paperback Volume 1 only. Part I The Clasical Tradfition; Part II The Renaissance and the Enlightenment; Part III The Nineteenth Century. Internally unmarked, sl. edgewear to wraps.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026263  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The rEnaissance : A Guide to English Renaissance Literature: 1500-1660
Wynne-Davies, Marion
ISBN: 0747520526
Bloomsbury/Folio Society London 1994 
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018388  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Reading Pakeha? Fiction and Identity in Aotearoa New Zealand (Cross Cultures)
Stachurski, Christina
ISBN: :9789042026445
Rodopi Amsterdam - New York 2009 
 Hard Cover   Brand New
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020318  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Epic : The Critical Idiom Series No.17
Merchant, Paul
ISBN: 0416197000
Methuen London 1971 First
 Paperback Sl. edgewear, internally appears unread. Many other titles in this series available - please enquire direct.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011212  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Novel in Russia
Gifford, Henry
Hutchinson University Library London 1964 First
 Hard Cover PO initials ffep and title page, diagonal crease top corner pps. 147-148, D/W rubbed and edgeworn with closed tear upper front panel  Very Good/Fair
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018963  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes : specimens of the pre-Elizabethan Drama, edited, with an Introduction, Notes and Glossary
Pollard, Alfred W.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press  1927 Eighth Edition, Revised
 Hard Cover Fore-edges tanned, sl. spotting to eps, internally unmarked, D/W tanned and edgeworn  Very Good/Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023080  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Embracing the Future (English and Japanese Edition)
Daisaku Ikeda
ISBN: 4789013162
Japan Times,The, Tokyo 2008 First
 Hard Cover Contains English and Japanese versions of essays by Daisaku Ikeda that first appeared in the English-language newspaper The Japan Times Between September 2003 and January 2008. In excellent, unmarked condition complete with original promotional band and blue ribbon marker.  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027622  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Rise of Romance
Vinaver, Eugene
Oxford at the Clarendon Press  1971 Reprint
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Faint PO stamp to ffep otherwise internally unmarked. D/W price-clipped, sl. edgewear and rubbing (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover).  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026997  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Classics : Books for Life
Gleeson-White, Jane
ISBN: 1740513177
Random House Australia  2005 First
 Hard Cover "Makes a literary excavation into our reading past to rediscover the great masterpieces that move and inspire us, to strip away the often daunting reputations that have grown up around them, and to learn why they sitll resonate with us today."  New/Issued Without
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019058  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Brisees: Broken Branches
Leiris, Michel
ISBN: 0865473757
North Point Pr San Francisco 1989 
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016973  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Myth : The Critical Idiom Series No. 31
Ruthven, K. K.
ISBN: 0416790003
Methuen London 1979 Reprint
 Paperback Minimal shelfwear to wraps, internally unmarked.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011217  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Comedy : The Critical Idiom Series No. 21
Merchant, Moelwyn
ISBN: 0416750508
Methuen London 1980 Reprint
 Paperback Faint crease to front panel, sl. edgewear to spine ends, internally appears unread. Many other titles in this series available - please enquire direct.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011218  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Romance : The Critical Idiom Series No. 10
Beer, Gillian
ISBN: 0416172601
Methuen London 1982 Reprint
 Paperback Sl. edgewear, internally appears unread. Many other titles in this series available - please enquire direct.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011214  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Curiosities of Literature
Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen
ISBN: 9781905211975
Random House London 2008 First
 Hard Cover "The perfect bedside book for insomniac bibliophiles."  Brand New/Brand New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019760  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Joycean Way: A Topographic Guide to "Dubliners" and "a Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man" with maps and Photographs
Bidwell, Bruce; Joyce, James; Heffer, Linda
ISBN: 0905473396
Wolfhound Press Dublin 1981 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Laminate on D/W front panel is creased, ? production fault. "...by means of photographs, maps and close textual examination, the authors chart the fascination Dublin held for Joyce and the movements of Joyce's characters through it."  Nr. Fine/Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011334  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Rainforest Narratives : the work of Janette Turner Hospital
Callahan, David
ISBN: 9780702237270
Queensland University Press  2009 First
 Paperback Media release laid in. "Analyses the major themes scattered throughout Hospital's writing by exploring her work, book by book."  Nr. Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020266  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Aesthetics of Dostoyevsky
Kashina, Nadezhda
ISBN: 5050011795
Raduga Publishers Moscow 1987 
 Hard Cover Translated by Julian Katser.  Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017875  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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J.M. Coetzee and the Power of Narrative
Dooley, Gillian
ISBN: 160497673X
Cambria Press U.S.A. 2010 
 Hard Cover PO lightlyly pencilled notes to half title page and intermittently throughout the book - these could easily be erased if required.  Very Good
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027140  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Feeding Frenzy
WILL SELF
ISBN: 0670889954
Viking Penguin London 2001 First
 Hard Cover Will Selfs third collection of journalism and selected other writings takes us through the turbulent years 1995-2000 - "what can only be described as a cachinnating cacophony of wilful provocation."  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027139  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Tim Winton : critical Essays
McCredden, Lyn; O’Reilly, Nathanael (editors)
ISBN: 9781742586069
University of Western Australia Publishing  2014 First
 Paperback "The editors have brought together an international lineup of scholars - new voices and established - to consider the work of Australia's most celebrated and loved contemporary novelist."  Brand New
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027102  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Role of the Reader: Explorations in the Semiotics of Texts (Advances in Semiotics)
Eco, Umberto
ISBN: 025320318X
Indiana University Press U.S.A. 1984 Reprint
 Paperback PO name but otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027094  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Frankenstein : A cultural History
Hitchcock, Susan Tyler
ISBN: 9780393061444
W. W. Norton New York 2007 First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in very good condition.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026198  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Red Notebook and Other Writings
Auster, Paul
ISBN: 0571174329
Faber and Faber London 1995 
 Hard Cover Pages age tanned. "True stories, prefaces and interviews by the author of The New York Trilogy and Mr. Vertigo."  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013817  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Imaginary Homelands: Essays and Criticism, 1981-1991
Rushdie, Salman
ISBN: 0670839523
Viking Press New York 1991 First American Edition
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Spine sl. slanted, remainder mark lower fore-edges, D/W price-clipped.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009829  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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By the Book : Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York Times Book Review
Paul, Pamela
ISBN: 1627791450
Henry Holt and Co. U.S.A. 2014 First Edition
 Hard Cover Interviews with writers as varied as David Sedaris, Hilary Mantel, Khaled Hosseini, Lee Child, J. K. Rowling - 65 intgruiging and fascinating exchanges from Pamela Paul's column in The New York Times Book Review each Sunday.  As New/As New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 028176  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Spy Thrillers : From Buchan to le Carre
Bloom, Clive (edited by)
ISBN: 0333522443
Macmillan U.K. 1990 First
 Hard Cover Publisher's stamp to ffep.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020638  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Distant Pleasures: Alexander Pushkin and the Writing of Exile
Sandler, Stephanie
ISBN: 0804715424
Stanford Univ Pr Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 1989 
 Hard Cover Sl. creasing and tiny tear to ffep, internally unmarked. D/W rubbed with sl. chipping and edgewear (now protected).  Very Good/Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021062  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Aaron’s Rod
Lawrence, D. H.; Kalnins, Mara (edited by)
ISBN: 0521272467
Cambridge Univ Pr Cambridge 1988 
 Paperback This Cambridge edition, based on the only authoritative survivning typescript, restores cut passages and elminates the errors and house-styling of previous editions. Vertical crease to front panel  Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021253  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Australian Classics : 50 Great Writers and Their Celebrated Works
Gleeson-White, Jane
ISBN: 9781741753417
Allen & Unwin Australia 2007 First/First Printing
 Paperback   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021741  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Oxford Literary History of Australia
Bennett, Bruce; Strauss, Jennifer; Wallace-Crabbe, Chris
ISBN: 0195537378
Oxford Univ Pr Melbourne 1998 First
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021389  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Proliferation of Prophets: German Literature from Nietzsche to Brecht
Hamburger, Michael
ISBN: 0856356859
Carcanet Press Ltd U.K. 1986 First Paperback Edition
 Paperback Internally unmarked, sl. edgewear to wraps, pages and fore-edged tanned.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027275  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Five fictions in search of Truth
Jehlen, Myra
ISBN: 9780691136127
Princeton University Press U.S.A. 2008 First Printing
 Hard Cover   As New/As New
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021993  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Writing the Nation: Patrick White and the Indigene. (Cross/Cultures)
Vanden Driesen, Cynthia
ISBN: 9042025166
Rodopi Amsterdam - New York 2009 Presume First Edition
 Hard Cover Some PO marginalia, does not obscure text. No highlighting.   Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027776  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Women Writing About Men
Miller, Jane
ISBN: 0860684784
Virago London 1986 
 Paperback A gently read copy with sl. creasing and chipping to wraps, pages age tanned, internally unmarked.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022533  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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James Joyce’s Uylsses
Hart, Clive
Sydney University Press  1968 First
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition, minimal edgewear to spine ends, D/W rubbed and edgeworn with small closed tear lower edge front panel and upper back spine fold (now protected).  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022528  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Edmund Wilson Reader
Wilson, Edmund;Dabney, Lewis M.
ISBN: 0306808099
Da Capo Pr New York, New York, U.S.A. 1997 
 Paperback   Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022451  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Mr Isherwood Changes Trains : Christopher Isherwood and the Search for the ’home self’
Marsh, Victor
ISBN: 9780980712056
Clouds of Magellan Publishing Melbourne 2010 First
 Paperback   New
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022376  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Imagination Dead Imagine
Beckett, Samuel
Calder & Boyars London 1971 Reprint
 Paperback Minimal shelfwear, unmarked, 14 page monologue. Trans. from the French by the author  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022318  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Vale Press : Charles Ricketts, a Publisher in Earnest
Watry, Maureen
ISBN: 9780712347242
The British Library/Oak Knoll Press  2004 
 Hard Cover A pristine copy protected in publisher's original shrinkwrap.  Brand New/Brand New
Price: 95.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 022189  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Outlines of French literature with chapters on the History of France
Gardiner, L. J.
University Tutorial Press London 1927 
 Hard Cover Blue cloth boards sl. marked, gilt title to spine remains bright, remains of clear tape to pastedowns front and back, PO initials half title page, some spotting to prelims and fore-edges, internally unmarked, binding tight.  Good/No D/W
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016555  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Romanticism : The Critical Idiom Series No. 2
Furst, Lilian R.
ISBN: 0416839207
Methuen London 1979 Reprint
 Paperback Sl. edgewear to spine ends, internally appears unread. Many other titles in this series available - please enquire direct.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011219  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Children of Charles Dickens
Donovan, Frank Robert
ISBN: 0090985001
Leslie Frewin Publishers Ltd London 1969 First
 Hard Cover Upper corners bumped, internally unmarked, red cloth boards remain bright. D/W with sl. edgewer, faded spine (now protected). "Conjures up the world of Dickens through all his 'children', describing their lives as they were, and sometimes, how they might have lived had it not been for the unyielding hand of the Victorian era."  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023088  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Invention of Li Yu
Hanan, Patrick
ISBN: 0674464257
Harvard Univ Pr Cambridge, Mass. 1988 First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked book in excellent condition, D/W with sl. edgewear and small piece missing upper edge front panel (now protected). "Hanan has restored the brittle but brightly atractive sparkle of Li Yu's image for us."   Very Good/Good
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023055  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: The Major Novels
Rothberg, Abraham
ISBN: 0801406684
Cornell University Press  1971 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket PO name ffep, D//W price-clipped with sl. edgewear (now protected).  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011834  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Step Across This Line : Collected Nonfiction 1992-2002
Rushdie, Salman
ISBN: 0224061607
Jonathan Cape London 2002 First Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023514  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Crime in Literature: Sociology of Deviance and Fiction
Ruggiero, Vincent
ISBN: 1859844820
Verso Books New York, New York, U.S.A. 2003 First
 Paperback A very good copy, internally unmarked, remainder mark to lower fore-edges.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023470  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Enchanted Hunters : The Power of Stories in Childhood
Tatar. Maria
ISBN: 0393066010
W. W. Norton & Company New York 2009 Stated First Edition/First Pri
 Hard Cover An unmarked as new book.n ambitious and lyrical attempt to understand the power of reading in children's lifes, a brilliant and wide-ranging analysis of the stories that compel children's most intense involvement.  As New/As New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 027892  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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On Grief and Reason : Essays
Brodsky, Joseph
ISBN: 0140250573
Penguin London 1997 
 Paperback Unmarked, no creasing to spine, pages lightly tanned.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023682  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Heart of Man : An Illustrated Selection
Lawrence, D. H.; Philip, Neil (edited by)
ISBN: 0747504563
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London, United Kingdom 1989 
 Hard Cover Long gift inscription to half title page. Key extracts from Lawrence's novels are interspersed with short stories and poems which charge his 'savage pilgrimage' into 'the heart of man'. Superb illustrations throughout. D/W with closed tear to upper edge back panel (now protected in removable clear archival plastic).  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024273  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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The Fox Number 2
Ramsden, Mel (et al)
Art and Language Foundation New York 1975 
 Paperback An internally unmarked copy in very good condition, sl. chipping to spine folds, top inch or so of spine covering missing but despite all binding appears strong. Inc. a review of John Berger's now classic "Ways of seeing".  Very Good
Price: 64.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 028985  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Gothic Pathologies: The Text, the Body, and the Law
Punter, David
ISBN: 0333658027
Macmillan/St. Martin's Press London & New York 1998 First
 Paperback An unmarked apparently unread copy in excellent condition.  Nr. Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 028971  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Under the Covers and between the Sheets : the inside story Behind Classic Characters, authors, Unforgettable phrases and Unexpected Endings
Joyce, C. Alan; Janssen, Sarah
ISBN: 9781606520345
  2009 
 Hard Cover "Hundreds of surprising little-known flaws, foibles, and feuds of the literary world will draw you into the pages."  Brand New
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Frank Hardy & the Literature of Commitment
Adams, Paul;Lee, Christopher
ISBN: 0958079412
Vulgar Press Melbourne 2003 First
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The Ode : The Critical Idiom Series
Jump, John Davies
ISBN: 0416788203
Methuen London 1974 
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Voces De Hispanoamerica : antologia Literaria
Chang-Rodriquez, Raquel;Filer, Malva E.
ISBN: :0838451861
Heinle & Heinle Pub Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1996 Second Edition
 Hard Cover Spanish language. 610 pps. Some pencil marginalia and colour highlighting - does not obscure text. Boards clean, binding tight. "Includes some of the most influential authors of Spanish-American literature from the pre-Columbian period to the present."  Good
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Chinese Amusement: The Lively Plays of Li Yu
Henry, Eric P.
ISBN: 0208018379
Archon Books North Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A. 1980 First
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Dancing with Mrs. Dalloway : Stories of the Inspiration Behind Great Works of Literature
Johnson, Celia Blue
ISBN: 0399536922
Pengion New York 2011 First/First Printing
 Hard Cover "The real stories behind everyone's favourite novels - from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to The Great Gatsby."  Brand New
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Love Sex Death & Words : Surprising Tales from a Year in Literature
Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen
ISBN: 9781848311640
Icon Books London 2010 
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The Puritans: A Sourcebook of Their Writings - Two Volumes bound as One
Miller, Perry; Johnson, Thomas H.
ISBN: 0486416011
Dover Pubns Mineola, New York, U.S.A. 2001 
 Paperback Internally unmarked, minimal edgewear to wraps, prev. bookseller sticker back panel. "The best selection ever made of Puritan literature, point of view and culture." (Back panel - historican Samuel Eliot Morison)  Very Good
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The White Goddess A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth
Graves, Robert
ISBN: 0374289328
Farrar, Straus and Giroux New York  Amended and Enlarged Edition
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Bloomsbury Guide to Erotic Literature
Mills, Jane
ISBN: 0747508941
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London, United Kingdom 1993 First
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Patrick White : Fiction and the Unconscious
Tacey, David J.
ISBN: 0195548671
Oxford Univ Pr Melbourne 1988 First
 Hard Cover Inscribed to PO on ffep, dated March 23, 1988. Sl. edgewear to spine ends and corners.  Very Good/Very Good
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Why Translation Matters
Grossman, Edith
ISBN: 9780300126563
Yale University Press New Haven & London 2010 First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition. Includes Grossman's personal list of important translations  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
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Great Writers, Great Loves : The Reinvention of Love in the Twentieth Century
Priest, Ann-Marie
ISBN: 1863951989
Black Inc. Melbourne 2006 
 Paperback A gently read copy with sl. creasing to wraps. "Delves deep into the love lives of eight twentieth-century writers and shows how, in the tumult and novelty of their intimate relationships, they radically transformed our ideas of romantic love." The writers are: Sylvia Plath, Virginia Woolf, Vita Sackville-West, D. H. Lawrence, Katherine Mansfield, Charmian Clift, Dylan Thomas and Frank O'Hara.  Very Good
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Avant-Post
Armand, Louis (edited by)
ISBN: 8073081237
Litteraria Pragensia Prague 2006 Presume First
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How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read
Bayard, Pierre
ISBN: 1596914696
Bloomsbury USA U.S.A. 2007 Second Printing
 Hard Cover As new "gift quality"book." wonderful combination of slick French philosophising and tongue-in-cheek wit, and an honest appraisal of what it means, or doesn't mean, to read.  As New/As New
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The Folio Book of Literary Puzzles
Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen
The Folio Society London 2007 
 Hard Cover An unmarked "gift quality" book.  Nr. Fine
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Dear Miss Mansfield : A Tribute to Kathleen Mansfield Beauchamp
Ihimaera, Witi
ISBN: 0670826243
Viking Pr New Zealand 1989 First
 Hard Cover Internally unmarked, minimal edgwear to spine ends and corners.  Very Good/Very Good
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Hamlet on the Holodec k: The Future of Narrative in Cyberspace
Murray, Janet H.
ISBN: 0262631873
The MIT Press U.S.A. 1998 
 Paperback An unmarked copy, no creasing to spine, small creases to top right corner first two pages (half title and title).  Very Good
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Reader in Modern American Literature (the 40’s -the 50’s)
Guterman, N. G.; Polonskaya, N. K.; Fedoseeva, D. A. (compiled and Commented upon)
Moscow Higher School  1977 Presume First
 Hard Cover Corners lightly bumped, pages age tanned.  Very Good
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Good Fiction Guide
Rogers, Jane
ISBN: 0192806475
Oxford Univ Press Oxford 2005 Second Edition
 Paperback Remainder marks to fore-edges. "Packed with over 1000 authors and over 4,000 recommended titles, this great guide to the world of fiction is every reader's best friend."  Very Good
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A Literary History of England : Second Edition
Baugh, Albert C. (edited by)
ISBN: 0710062621
Routledge & Kegan Paul London 1967 1976 Reprint
 Hardcover A hefty tome: Book 1 The Middle Ages, Book II The Renaissance, Book III The Resoration and Eighteenth Century, Book IV The Nineteenth Century and After. 1796 pps. plus index. D/W edgeworn with some loss to spine ends, spine tanned, mark where prev. price sticker removed.  Very Good/Fair
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Twentieth Century French Writers
Micks, Wilson; Hill, Alfreda
New Directions U.S.A. 1950 
 Hard Cover Boards with significant insect damage, internally unmarked, binding strong. Writers inc. Paul Claudel, Colette, Marcel Proust, Jean-Paul Sartre, Francois Mauriac and more. 310 pp.s  Good
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Bloomsbury Guides to English Literature : Augustan Literature : A guide to restoratio and Eighteenth Century Literature : 1660 to 1789
Simmons, Eva (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520534
Bloomsbury London 1994 
 Hard Cover Produced for The Folio Society. Appears unread.   Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
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A Colder Eye: The Modern Irish Writers
Kenner, Hugh
ISBN: 0713915951
Allen Lane London 1983 
 Hard Cover Cream boards unmarked, sl. spotting to fore-edges and eps, D/W spine faded.  Very Good/Very Good
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The Era of Expressionism
Raabe, Paul
ISBN: 0714506982
Calder & Boyars London 1974 
 Hard Cover Translated from the German by J. M. Ritchie. Sl. spotting to upper fore-edges.  Very Good/Very Good
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A Companion to Gottfried Von Strassburg’s "Tristan"
Hasty, Will (edited by)
ISBN: 1571132031
Camden House U.S.A. 2003 First
 Hard Cover   Brand New/Brand New
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Gluttony, Pride, and Lust and Other Sins from the World of Books
Turner, Michael; Geare, Michael
ISBN: 0002166216
Collins London 1984 First
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Andre Breton Today
Balakian, Anna
ISBN: 0930279158
Willis Locker & Owens Pub New York, New York, U.S.A. 1989 
 Paperback   Very Good
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The Laxdoela Saga: Its Structural Patterns
Adelung, A. Margaret Arent
Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press  1972 
 Hard Cover Top right corner ffep cut away on the diagonal (presumably to erase PO details)  Very Good/Issued Without
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Arrested Voices : Resurrecting the disappeared writers of the Soviet Regime
Shentalinsky, Vitaly
ISBN: 068482776X
Martin Kessler Books/The Free Press New York 1996 First Printing
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Trans. by John Crowfoot, introduction by Robert Conquest.  Very Good/Very Good
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Liars : Australian New Novelists
Daniel, Helen
ISBN: 0140097880
Penguin Group Australia  1988 First
 Paperback No creasing to spine, appears unread, pages lightly tanned.  Very Good
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Bloomsbury Guides to English Literature : The Twentieth Century : From 1900 to the Present Day
Williams, Linda R. (edited by)
ISBN: 0747520550
  1994 
 Hard Cover Produced for The Folio Society. Appears unread.   Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
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The Erotic Motive in Literature
Mordell, Albert
Boni and Liveright New York 1919 Second Printing
 Hardcover Sl. edgewear to boards, eps tanned, mark to ffep (? prev. price sticker removed), fore-edges tanned and perhaps a little grubby with very sl. spotting.  Very Good/Lacks D/W
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Genealogy and Literature
Quinby, Lee (editor)
ISBN: 0816625611
Univ of Minnesota Pr U.S.A. 1995 
 Paperback   Very Good
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New Approaches to Ezra Pound: A Co-Ordinated Investigation of Pound’s Poetry and Ideas
Hesse, Eva (edited by)
ISBN: 0571088430
Faber & Faber London 1969 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Unread, D/W price-clipped and sl. rubbed.  Very Good/Very Good
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West Indian Literature
King, Bruce (edited by)
ISBN: 0333235908
Macmillan London 1979 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket   Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
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Albert Wendt and Pacific Literature : Circling the Void
Sharrad, Paul
ISBN: 1869403037
Auckland University Press/Manchester University Press  2003 
 Trade Paperback "...the world's first scholarly book-length study of Pacific writer Albert Wendt, the godfather of modern Pacific literature." Media release laid in.  Nr. Fine
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Cormac McCarthy: American Canticles (American Literature Readings in the Twenty-First Century)
Lincoln, Kenneth
ISBN: 0230619673
Palgrave Macmillan U.S.A. 2009 
 Paperback An unmarked, new copy. " With tremendous narrative drive, unpretentious grace, and a thorough grasp of McCarthy's themes, Lincoln invites the reader into McCarthy's astonishly creative and dramatic writing."   Brand New
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Cormac McCarthy: American Canticles (American Literature Readings in the Twenty-First Century)
Lincoln, Kenneth
ISBN: 0230619673
Palgrave Macmillan U.S.A. 2009 
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Cormac McCarthy: American Canticles (American Literature Readings in the Twenty-First Century)
Lincoln, Kenneth
ISBN: 0230619673
Palgrave Macmillan U.S.A. 2009 
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Cormac McCarthy: American Canticles (American Literature Readings in the Twenty-First Century)
Lincoln, Kenneth
ISBN: 0230619673
Palgrave Macmillan U.S.A. 2009 
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Gender on the Divide : The Dandy in Modernist Literature
Feldman, Jessica R.
ISBN: 0801480671
Cornell Univ Pr U.S.A. 1993 First
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Gender on the Divide : The Dandy in Modernist Literature
Feldman, Jessica R.
ISBN: 0801480671
Cornell Univ Pr U.S.A. 1993 First
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Cormac McCarthy: American Canticles (American Literature Readings in the Twenty-First Century)
Lincoln, Kenneth
ISBN: 0230619673
Palgrave Macmillan U.S.A. 2009 
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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
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Wordswork - The Language of Literature and Life
Edited by Robert D Eagleson,
ISBN: 9780454000382
Methuen, Australia, 1977. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. . Light internal reading wear. General wear to card covers. 184 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Literature & Literary; Essays & Literary Criticism. ISBN: 0454000383. ISBN/EAN: 9780454000382. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52968. 
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Sartre ~ A Study
Masters, Brian
ISBN: 9780874714968
Heinemann, London, 1974. 
  Hardcover. Poor Condition (ex-library)/Good. First Thus. Underlining & annotations throughout. 82 pages. Ex-Library book - usual library markings,library pocket inside front boards & covered in clear removable plastic cover. . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0874714966. ISBN/EAN: 9780874714968. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52248. This booklet or book is lighter than a standard-size book, and may involve a lesser shipping cost than that quoted by this site. If that is the case, you will be charged the lesser rate when your order is processed, not the rate shown here. 
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Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Sedaris, David
ISBN: 9780316143462
Little Brown, New York, 2004. 
  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 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0316143464. ISBN/EAN: 9780316143462. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52761. 
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Australians in America 1876-1976
Edited & Introduced by John Hammond Moore,
ISBN: 9780702212529
University of Queensland Press, Queensland, 1997. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 331 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0702212520. ISBN/EAN: 9780702212529. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52801. 
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The Guardian Omnibus 1821-1971 - an anthology of 150 years of Guardian writing
Ayerst, David
ISBN: 9780002112925
Collins, England, 1973. 
  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 kilo. 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. 
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Arthur Samuel Peake 1865-1929 Essays in Commemoration and Selections from his Writings
Edited by John T Wilkinson,
Epworth Press, London, 1958. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. .Previous owner's name on first page - that of F Engel, noted Australian theologian. No torn or missing pages. Fading to dust wrapper at spine. General age and reading wear. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53302. 
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The Pound Era
Kenner, Hugh
ISBN: 0712651195
Pimlico London 1991 
 Paperback A gently read copy with PO name/date to first page. "One of the great critical books of the twentieth century."   Very Good
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Keeping cool and other Essays
Haldane, J. B. S
Chatto & Windus London 1940 Presume First
 Hard Cover PO name to front pastedown, prev. bookseller sticker ffep, fore-edges tanned and foxed, sl. foxing, moreso last few pages, blue board edges faded. D/W price-clipped, edgeworn, spine faded.  Good/Good
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With the Guards to Mexico! And Other Excursions
Fleming, Peter
Rupert Hart-Davis London 1957 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, small corner bump, dealer sticker, browning/G, Edgewear, chips, tears, browning. Varied collection of the author's writings. Jacket by Osbert Lancaster. Photo on request.  Very Good/Good
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Armageddon in Retrospect and other New and Unpublished writings on War and Peace
Vonnegut, Kurt; Vonnegut, Mark (introduction by)
ISBN: 0399155082
G.P. Putnam's Sons New York 2008 First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition. Written over the course of a lifetime, yet never before published, these twelve pieces represent Vonnegut's unerring opposition to violence, and his rueful assessment of humanity's attraction to it.  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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May Gibbs Mother of the Gumnuts her life and work
Walsh, Maureen
ISBN: 0207151784
Cornstalk Sydney 1992 Reprint
 Hard Cover xii,228pp, Ills. Gift inscription else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
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The Wedding Day in Literature and Art : a Collection of the Best Descriptions of weddings from the Workds of Hte World’s Leading Novelists and poets, Richly Illustrated with Reproductions of Famous Paintings of Incidents of the Nuptial Day
Carter, C. F. (compiled by)
Dodd, Mead & Company New York 1912 Reprint
 Hard Cover First published 1900. A very handsome book with green cloth boards, gilt title to front panel and spine, side fore-edges untrimmed and lightly tanned. PO gift inscription ffep appears contemporary, not 1912. Black and white plates intact. Sl. edgewear to spine ends and corners. A beautiful homage to what is (usually) thought of as the most important day of one's life.  Very Good
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The Crowning Privilege. The Clark Lectures 1954-1955.
Graves, Robert
Cassell London 1955 First Edition
 Hard Cover Also includes essays on poetry and 16 new poems.230pp, some foxing, else near fine copy in whole, but discoloured dj.  Near Fine/Good
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The First Cuckoo - letters to The Times 1900-1975
Chosen by Kenneth Gregory,
ISBN: 9780048080257
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. Previous owner's name on ffep. Light reading wear. 350 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; England; Communications & Media. ISBN: 004808025X. ISBN/EAN: 9780048080257. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53149. Very Good Condition
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Patty Diphusa and Other Writings
Almodovar, Pedro
ISBN: 0571129161
Faber & Faber London & New York 1992 First English Language Edition
 Hard Cover An unmarked "gift quality" of the collected works of filmmaker Pedro Almodovar. "Colourful, raunchy and camp, Patty Diphusa is an essential companion to Almodovar's films and a testimonial to Spain's flourishign popular culture."  Very Good/Very Good
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The Quest for Grace
Clark, Manning
ISBN: 0670830348
Viking Melbourne 1990 First Edition
 Hard Cover Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 8vo. ISBN:0670830348. Mannig Clark's second instalment in his autobiography. Previous owner's name. DJ slightly creased on top edge, but repaired and protected. BW photos. 220 pp.  Near Fine/Near Fine
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A portrait of Jane Austen
Cecil, David
ISBN: 0094624003
Constable/Hutchinson Australia 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 208pp, index, many ills. Jane Austen in her time and place. Near fine green cloth h/c in vg dj.  Near Fine/Very Good
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MADE IN ENGLAND : Australia’s British Inheritance (Quarterly Essay, Issue 12)
Malouf, David
ISBN: 1863953957
Black Inc, Schwartz Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2003 
 Softcover 100pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed (small front cover image; author photo to rear) card wrapper minimally browned at foot. In the fourth 'Quarterly Essay' of 2003, celebrated author David Malouf "looks at Australia's bond with Britain and wonders whether it wasn't the Mother Country which did most of the giving . . . " Plus: Correspondence- 'Whitefella Jump Up', Les Murray, Lillian Holt, P.A. Durack Clancy, Fay Zwicky, Marcia Langton, Tony Birch, Mary Ellen Jordan, Geoff Sharp. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
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My Life in Middlemarch
Rebecca Mead
ISBN: 0307984761
Crown Publishers New York 2014 First/First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent "gift quality" condition. "Not quite biography, not quite memoir, not quite literary criticism. A wonderfully intelligent exploration of a great novel and its great author."  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
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Pencillings: Little Essays on Literature
Murray, John Middleton
London: W. Collins Sons & Co. 1923  1923 
  8vo. green cloth hardcover. 277pp. good+, foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. / good foxed d/w with lightly chipped edges. 
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Nobel Lectures from the Literature Laureates, 1986 to 2005
Harold Pinter, Elfriede Jelinek, J.M.Coetzee, Imre Kertesz, V.S. Naipaul, Gao Xingjian, Gunter Grass, Jose Saramago, Dario Fo, Wislawa Szymborska, Seamus Heaney, Kenzaburo Oe, Toni Morrison, Derek Walcott, Nadine Gordimer, Oxtavio Paz, Camilo Jose Cela, N
ISBN: 0522853188
Melbourne University Press 2006  2006 
  8vo. Softcover. 308pp. Near fine. Here are the Nobel lectures by the literature laureates from the past 20 years that altogether offer a glimpse into the inpirations, motivations and passionately held beliefs of some of the greatest minds in the world of literature. 
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The Floral Mother and other essays.
Llewellyn, Kate
ISBN: 0207187029
Angus and Robertson.  0 
  8vo. softcover. 205pp. very good. My aid is to recue the essay from academia, to turn it instead to its original purpose to 'essay', to try, to experiement. These essays are about everyday life, and whatever learning they have they wear lightly. My intention is to interest and to amuse, and to have the reader while away an hour as gracefully as possible. 
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The Man Versus The State.
Spencer, Herbert.
Williams & Norgate. 1885 eight thousand  0 
  Pp ii,113,16 adverts. Size 226x145mm. Original cloth .Gilt. Spine Faded and spotted. Containing, The New Toryism, The Coming Slavery, The Sins of Legislation, The Great Political Superstition. All reprinted from 'The Contemporary Review' with postscript. 
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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+. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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Civil Passions: Selected Essays
Krygier, Martin
ISBN: 0975076981
Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited 2005  2005 
  8vo softcover 303pp very good. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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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. 
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