Literary Criticism

  1. Cawley, A. C. et al.: The Revels History of Drama in English: volume I, Medieval Drama London: Methuen & Co., 1983 1st. edn. xlviii, 348 pp. 30 b/w illus. Series edited by Lois Potter. Small, neat ownership signature to ffep. D/w just showing some dust marking otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2925) £15.00

 

  1. Ellis, Havelock: George Chapman: with illustrative passages London: The Nonesuch Press, 1934 Number 425 of an edition limited to 700 copies printed on Van Gelder paper. (6)147 pp. Cold. vignette to title page. Designed by Frances Meynell. Patterned paper over boards somewhat rubbed on edges and worn on corners. Clean and sound internally. (Stock ref 2008) £35.00

 

  1. Fowles, John: Wormholes: essays and occasional writings London: Jonathan Cape, 1998 1st. edn. xxv, 405 pp. Edited and with an introduction by Jan Relf. D/w slightly creased and rubbed on edges, a very good copy. (Stock ref 1867) £7.50

 

  1. Gallacher, Donat (ed): The Essays, Articles and Reviews of Evelyn Waugh London: Methuen, 1983 1st. edn. xxvi, 662 pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2125) £15.00

 

  1. Garde, Judith N.: Old English Poetry in Medieval Christian Perspective: a doctrinal approach Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1991 1st. edn. (8)232 pp. Small bookplate to front pastedown. No d/w issued. Blue boards, silver spine lettering and paper label to front board. A very good, clean copy. (Stock ref 2894) £15.00

 

  1. Gray, Alasdair.: The Book of Prefaces. London: Bloomsbury, 2000. 1st. edn. 640pp. Price-clipped d/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 3611) £10.00

 

  1. Heaney, Seamus: The Redress of Poetry: Oxford lectures London: Faber & Faber, 1995 1st. edn. xviii, 213 pp. Ten lectures delivered when the author was Professor of Poetry at Oxford University. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2372) £4.50

 

  1. Jacobson, Wendy S.: The Companion to The Mystery of Edwin Drood London: Allen & Unwin, 1986 1st. edn. (18) 209 pp. Nine b/w illus. D/w faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2609) £25.00

 

  1. Krissdottir, Morine: John Cowper Powys and the Magical Quest London: Macdonald & Janes, 1980 1st. edn. 218 pp. Inscribed by the author. Price-clipped d/w otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2265) £20.00

 

  1. Manning, John: The Emblem London: Reaktion Books, 2002 1st. edn. 398 pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w slightly faded on spine and with a tiny chip at the spine foot otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2505) £15.00

 

  1. Miles, Rosalind: The Problem of “Measure for Measure”: a historical investigation London: Vision Press, 1976 1st. edn. 349 pp. Ownership signature to title page. D/w showing some minor shelf wear. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2735) £7.50

 

  1. Rancour-Laferriere, Daniel: Tolstoy on the Couch: misogyny, masochism and the absent mother New York: New York University Press, 1998 1st. US edn. viii, 270 pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2133) £15.00

 

  1. Wallace, David.: Chaucerian Polity: absolutist lineages and associated forms in England and Italy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1997. 1st. edn. xxii, 555pp. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4198) £50.00

 

  1. Wollheim, Donald A..: The Universe Makers: science fiction today. London: Victor Gollancz, 1972. 1st. edn. 122pp. Price-clipped d/w very slightly rubbed on edges with a tiny tear in top edge of back panel. A very good copy. (Stock ref 3819) £5.00