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Publisher: Denver, Great Britain:, William Cloves and Sons,: 1950.
Edition: First Edition – First Printing
Seller ID: 005260
George Henry Borrow (1803 – 1881) was an English author who wrote novels and travelogues based on his experiences traveling around Europe. Over the course of his wanderings, he developed a close affinity with the Romani people of Europe, who figure prominently in his work. His best known books are The Bible in Spain, the autobiographical Lavengro, and The Romany Rye, about his time with the English Romanichal (gypsies).Tan linen covered boards with blue... View more info
Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Mrts: 2004
Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)
Seller ID: 001744
Unopened, Unused. no flaws or blemishes. Inscribed by the author to renown South Florida professor. View more info
Publisher: 1883, Washington Law Book,: Washington D.C.:
Seller ID: 009110
"Shakespeare's persistent and correct use of law terms was long ago noticed and caused the conjecture that he must have studied in an attorney's office. …… but that he was more addicted to the employment of legal nomenclature than any English writer (excepting, of course, the jurists) is incontestable;" From Introduction. The author through example from Shakespeare’s plays gives legal explanation. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light e... View more info
By: Demarest, Gary
Publisher: USA:, W Pub Group,: 1984.
Seller ID: 004208
Unused, Minimal handling wear.Dr. Gary W. Demarest encourages us to turn to 1 and 2 Thessalonians, 1 and 2 Timothy, and Titus, for in them we can find astoundingly up-to-date answers. Dr. Demarest plumbs the depths of the meaning of Paul's first and last epistles and then illustrates that in the context of the most crucial issues facing us today. Among those issues are questions that are still valid today. View more info
Publisher: Tucson, Arizona:, Univ of Arizona Press,: 2005.
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Inscribed by Author
Seller ID: 001758
Unused, No flaws or blemishes, but for author's inscription. The Pyramid under the Cross will be of interest to readers in the areas of Hispanic literatures, history, religion, anthropology, Latin American and cultural studies, and to those working in the field of colonial studies. The Pyramid under the Cross looks at the epic project of Christianization as well as the limits of the Spanish spiritual colonizers' power to accomplish it. The book focuses ... View more info
Publisher: London:, Cresset Press,: 1950
Edition: Revised Edition.
Seller ID: 005663
With Chapters on Art, Economics and Philosophy By Webb, Fisher, and Hodges. Light green cloth covered boards. Bindings very tight as if unopened. Clean text with light toning. Dust jacket has light wear. 8 inches tall. 320 pages with index. Contains an extensive bibliography accompanied by critical notes. View more info
Publisher: Durham, North Carolina:, Duke Univ Press,: 1998.
Seller ID: 003750
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality Myth and Archive presents a new theory of the origin and evolution of Latin American literature and the emergence of the modern novel. In this influential, award-winning exploration of Latin American writing from colonial times to the present, Roberto González Echevarría dispenses with traditional literary history to reveal the indebted relationship of the novel to legal, scientific, and anthropological discourses. View more info
Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A., Indiana Univ Press,: 1996.
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line.
Seller ID: 003191
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, During the Civil War, a crisis erupted in philanthropy that dramatically changed humanitarian theories and practices, and demanded new approaches to humanitarian work. This book tracks these upheavals and innovations within organized benevolence from 1859 to 1868, investigating the unorthodox humanitarian projects that flourished in this era. Certain writer-activists began to advocate an "eccentric benevolence" - a type of phi... View more info
By: Eliot, T. S.
Publisher: London, Faber & Gwyer: 1928
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Seller ID: 009963
The seven essays cover a wide range of subjects including: literature, theology, and philosophy, CONTENTS: 1. Lancelot Andrewes. 2. John Bramhall. 3. Niccolo Machiavelli. 4. Francis Herbert Bradley. 5. Baudelaire in our time. 6. Thomas Middleton. 7. A Note on Richard Crashaw. 8. The Humanism of Irving Babbitt. Thomas Stearns Eliot, OM (1888 - 1965), was an essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic, and "one of the twentieth century's major poets... View more info
Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey:, Princeton Univ Press,: 1972.
Seller ID: 001755
Unused, Minimal shelf wear; previous owner's name inside. View more info
Publisher: USA:, B. Franklin,: 1973.
Seller ID: 003190
Unused, uncirculated, ex-library. No flaws but library marks. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Dodd Mead & Company,: 1892.
Edition: First Edition.
Seller ID: 005634
Tan cloth over spine to blue boards. Spine dun-darkened. Handling wear with small rubs on corners and a bump on top edge of front board. Front-free-endpage folded with previous owner’s name. Text clean with toning. Giosuè Alessandro Giuseppe Carducci (1835 – 1907) was an Italian poet and teacher. He was very influential and was regarded as the official national poet of modern Italy. In 1906 he became the first Italian to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature "n... View more info
Publisher: London:, Jonathan Cape.: 1931
Seller ID: 005420
304 pages with index. 24 plates. With chapters profiling the lives and works of Aubrey Beardsley, Oscar Wilde, Rudyard Kipling, A.E. Housman, etc. Celebrating the Fin de Siecle.Pale green cloth covered boards.Stamped titles in gilt.Bindings square and tight.Text clean mild toning.Light handling with sun-faded spine.No dust jacket. View more info
By: Holroyd, Michael
Publisher: London:, Heinemann,: 1968.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Seller ID: 000453
Vol 1: The Unknown Years, Vol 2: The Years of Achievement.Giles Lytton Strachey ( 1880 – 1932) was a British writer and critic. A founding member of the Bloomsbury Group and author of Eminent Victorians, he is best known for establishing a new form of biography in which psychological insight and sympathy are combined with irreverence and wit. His biography Queen Victoria (1921) was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. Brown cl... View more info
By: Jackson, Tony E.
Publisher: U.S.A.:, Johns Hopkins Univ Press,: 2009.
Seller ID: 001762
Unused, no flaws or blemishes. The connection between speech and writing in human language has been a matter of philosophical debate since antiquity. By plumbing the depths of this complex relationship, Tony E. Jackson explains how the technology of alphabetic writing has determined the nature of the modern novel. Through striking new readings of works by Austen, Mary Shelley, Dickens, Forster, Woolf, Lessing, and McEwan, Jackson reveals how the phenom... View more info
Publisher: U.S.A., Castalia,: 1998.
Seller ID: 001743
No usado; ningún desperfecto ni mancha; Calidad de Regalo - Unused; no flaw or blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info
Publisher: Gráficas Marina:, Barcelona,: 1957.
Seller ID: 001765
Mitad de cuero con cinco bandas columna dorada y títulos en un paño rojo vino a juntas. Mármol endpages. Enlaces firme y square, aunque articulación delantera está comenzando. Neat lápiz notas al margen de cada página como esta fue una enseñanza copia de un renombrado profesor.Half-leather with five spine bands and titles in gilt to wine red cloth boards. Marbled endpages. Bindings firm and square though front hinge is starting. Neat pencil margin notes on eve... View more info
By: Myers, Jacob M.
Publisher: U.S.A.:, Doubleday,: 1979.
Seller ID: 004785
Unused, No flaws or blemishes but light shelf handling to Dust jacket.I Chronicles (Volume 12 in the acclaimed Anchor Bible series) is a book closely related to three other books of the so-called Chronicler's History--II Chronicles, Ezra, and Nehemiah. I Chronicles begins with the famous genealogical lists (from Adam to David), continues with an account of David's reign, in which the chronicler emphasizes David's efforts to restore the religion of Israel, and conclude... View more info
By: Rivers, Elias L.
Publisher: U.S.A., Juan de la Cuesta-Hispanic Monographs,: 2009.
Seller ID: 004186
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, View more info