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The Works of William Shakespeare - Miniature Set in 39 of 40 Volumes with Bookcase

by Shakespeare William

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Published
1930
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London: Allied Newspapers Ltd., 1930. Book. Good. Leather. 64mo - up to 3" tall. The Works of William Shakespeare (40 vols) (front cover unstuck but attached) Julius Caesar King Henry IV Part 1 King Henry IV Part 2 (front cover unstuck but attached) The Winter's Tale Much Ado About Nothing Titus Andronicus Comedy of Errors… Read more about this item
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Chaucer and His World

by Brewer, Derek

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Used - Very Good
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Good
Edition
First
Published
1978
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780413343406
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Eyre Methuen, 1978. Book. Very Good. Hardback. First. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 224 pages. No inscriptions. Some wear to top of spine of dustwrapper and a few light marks.
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Dictionary of Quotations

by Wood, Rev.James

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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1906
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Hardcover
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Frederick Warne & Co,, 1906. Book. Good. Hardback. First Edition. 4vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. 658 pages. Green cloth cover. Owner's name to fep in neat hand. Edges only very slightly rubbed good condition for age..
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Grandeur and Illusion : French Literature and Society, 1600-1715

by Adam, Antoine

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Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1974
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780140600360
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London: Penguin, 1974. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 311 pages. The author shows how the literature is related to social and political structure..
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Histoire De La Litterature Allemande

by Bossert, A.

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Used - Good
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Edition
Sixth Edition
Published
1925
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Hardcover
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Paris: Libraire Hachette, 1925. Book. Good. Hardcover. Sixth Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1156 pages. French text throughout..
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Cassell's Encyclopaedia of World Literature

by Buchanan-Brown, John and Steinberg, S. H.

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Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Slipcase
Edition
Second Edition
Published
1973
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780304290949
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London: Cassell & Company, 1973. Book. Good. Hardcover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 586 + 836 + 791 pages. First publication as a three volume set in slipcase. Slipcase is slightly scuffed to edges. Overseas customers please contact us for shipping quote, these books weigh 3.5kg..
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Chaucer on Interpretation

by Ferster, Judith

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Used - Good
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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1985
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780521266611
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 194 pages. This book enters the current dialogue about whether modern literary theory can illuminate medieval works.
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Essayes, The

by Montaigne, Michael Lord of

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Published
1893
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Hardcover
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London: George Routledge & Sons, 1893. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 598 pages. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine..
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Modern Essays

by Charlton James M.

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Hardcover
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London: Blackie & Son Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 182 pages. Red cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Wodehouse, Cardus, Priestley, Milne and more..
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Voltaire

by Morley, John

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Published
1919
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Hardcover
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London: Macmillan and Co, Ltd., 1919. Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 365 pages. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Ex Layton library, this is not a public library book. Label and stamps to front endpaper and free front endpaper, no other markings.
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Chinese Literature - Fiction - Poetry - Art

by No Author

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Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1987
Binding
Paperback
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Beijing: Chinese Literature Press, 1987. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 206 pages. English text. Colour illustrations. Covers are dusty..
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Jude sein: Essays, Briefe, Fiktionen

by Flusser, Vilem

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1995
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9783927901582
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Mannheim: Bollmann, 1995. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 189 pages. German text throughout..
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Henry James

by Pirie, Gordon

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Used - Good
Edition
Reprint
Published
1976
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780237350277
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London: Evans Brothers, 1976. Book. Good. Paperback. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 152 pages. One of a series from Arnold to Yeats..
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Extraits des Chroniqueurs Français

by Paris, Gaston et Jeanroy, A.

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Edition
Eighth Edition
Published
1912
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Hardcover
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Paris: Libraire Hachette, 1912. Book. Good. Hardcover. Eighth Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 479 pages. French text throughout. Nice tight clean book. Green boards with black title and decorations, dark green spine with gilt title..
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Who's Who in Canadian Literature 1987-88

by Ripley, Gordon and Mercer, Anne

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Used - Good
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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1988
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780919981195
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Toronto: Reference Press, 1988. Book. Good. Hardback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 360 pages. From Acorn, Milton to Zuk, Georges - a comprehensive guide to Canadian literature..
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Essais - 3 Volumes

by Montaigne, Michel De

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Poor
Published
1958
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Paperback
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Paris: Classiques Garnier, 1958. Book. Good. Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 445 + 578 + 488 pages. French text throughout. Nouvell édition conforme texte de l'exemplaire de Bordeaux avec les additions de l'édition posthume, les principales variantes, une introduction, des notes et un index par Maurice Rat. Dustjacket of volume is torn with loss to spine. Overseas… Read more about this item
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Southern Renascence Man, A : Views of Robert Penn Warren

by Connelly, Thomas Lawrence, et al

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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1984
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780807111383
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Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1984. Book. Good. Hardback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 116 pages. Perhaps no other writer of our time and place has pursued with the same degree of vigor and skill so many different avenues of literary activity as Robert Warren Penn..
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Philosophes - Sa Vie, Son Oeuvre, Sa Philosophie

by Montaigne, Michel De

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Published
1951
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Paperback
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Paris: Presses Universitaires De France, 1951. Book. Good Reading Copy. Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 144 pages. French text throughout. Cover is almost detached, but pages are complete..
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History of German Literature, A

by Robertson, J. G.

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Used - Good Reading Copy
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Edition
New and Revised Edition
Published
1933
Binding
Hardcover
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1933. Book. Good Reading Copy. Hardback. New and Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 752 pages. Contents of this book are clean, tight, and complete, the red boards are water stained..
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Voltaire - Selections

by Voltaire

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1925
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Hardcover
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Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1925. Book. Good. Hardback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 164 pages. Introduction in English, text in French..
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