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THE WRITERS' AND ARTISTS' YEAR BOOK 1950 A Directory for Writers Artists, Playwrights, Film Writers Photographers and Composers. Forty-Third Year of New Issue

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black:

Seller ID: 21243


Owner's name top edge of title page crossed out. Notes in margins,. ; List of magazines, publishers and markets with ads. 500gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 386 pages View more info

Giants of Literature : Milton

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Maidenhead, Sampson Low: 1977

Seller ID: 1119


Top edges of jacket lightly flared, no tears or chips, no shelf wear, appears unread.136 p illustrated. Wiliam Blake's comments and artwork reproduced here to provide readers of MIlton with a range of background information. Colour pages of Milton's contemporaries. View more info

EDWARD LEAR'S NONSENSE OMNIBUS With all the Original Pictures, Verses, and Stories of His Book of Nonsense; More Nonsense; Nonsense Stories and Alphabets with an Ontroduction by Sir E Strachey

By: N/A

Price: $24.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1943

Seller ID: 16322


Owner's name top edge of first page; 510 grams weight. With all the original pictures, verses and stories of his works ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 480 pages View more info

CHINESE LITERATURE : FICTION POETRY ART. SPRING 1988

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: China, Chinese Literature Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15350


Article on murals in Dunhuang Caves illustrated; Western Chinese poetry aesthetics; Yu Pingbo. Colin Mackerras Traditional Chinese Music-Drama and China's Ruling Classes (1736-1911). 300 grams weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 195 pages View more info

Deadly Women : the Woman Mystery Reader's Indispensable Companion

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Carroll & Graf Publishers, Incorporated: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5602


366p, index, contains articles by and about major mystery writers to celebrate the large talents and huge appeal of women who write mysteries. Crease to bottom corner front cover, remainder mark to base. ; Remainder; 4to View more info

Baraiyo : Australian Essays. Stories. Verse

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hawthorn Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7806


86p, uncut jacket. Darkened endpaper from flap. Sunned spine, crease to top edge of back cover, insect hole to side edge of flap on back cover.; 8vo View more info

Chinese Literature. Fiction Poetry Art. Autum 1985

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Beijing, Chinese Literature: 1985

Seller ID: 5903


238p b/w and colour plates A quarterly introducing contemporary and classical writing, poetry, literary criticism and the arts. Owner's name on contents page. Rubbing to top of spine edge.; 8vo View more info

Kontinent 1 : the Alternative Voice of Russia and Eastern Europe

By: N/A

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12132


180p. Collection of work from Russia's new generation of writers - Sakharov, Brodsky, maximov, strohm and others. Surface wear to jacket, unclipped, top back corner rubbed.; 8vo View more info

Antipodes : logotehniko kai morphotiko periodiko tou Elle¯nikou Ekpolitistikou Syndesmou Melvourne¯s =? Antipodes : Literary journal of the Greek Cultural League of Melbourne.

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Greek Cultural League: 1975

Seller ID: 31279


Mix of modern Greek and English articles, some from academics, poetry. 180gms weight; Vol. 2; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 60 pages View more info

Antipodes : logotehniko kai morphotiko periodiko tou Elle¯nikou Ekpolitistikou Syndesmou Melvourne¯s =? Antipodes : Literary journal of the Greek Cultural League of Melbourne. Number 4 and 5 Spring - Summer 1975 - 6

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Greek Cultural League: 1976

Seller ID: 31280


Mix of modern Greek and English articles, some from academics, topic education and multiculturalism. Poetry. 180gms weight; Vol. 4 & 5; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 44 pages View more info

Antipodes : logotehniko kai morphotiko periodiko tou Elle¯nikou Ekpolitistikou Syndesmou Melvourne¯s =? Antipodes : Literary journal of the Greek Cultural League of Melbourne. Number 7, Winter 1977

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Greek Cultural League: 1977

Seller ID: 31281


Antipodes is published by the Greek Cultural League of Melbourne, a non-profit organization formed in 1970 for the specific purpose of promoting Greek letters and culture in Australia. Mix of modern Greek and English articles, some from academics, poetry. 180gms weight; Vol. 7; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 42 pages View more info

Paul Elmer More's Shelburne Essays on American Literature Selected and Edited by Daniel Aaron

By: Aaron, Daniel (Ed)

Price: $8.70

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World Inc: 1963

Seller ID: 946


280p. Seventeen essays on American writers and literature by the controversial scholar-critic Paul Elmer More (1864-1937) . Cover rubbed, creases on spine, but no dogeared pages. ; 8vo View more info

Australian Women Writers : a Bibliographic Guide

By: Adelaide, Debra

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Pandora Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22580


210p. Outlines the lives and works of over 450 Australian women writers and puts rare manuscript collections on the literary map for the first time. Arranged alphabetically. Almost new. 400gms weight; 8vo View more info

Looking for Mr. Preston

By: Antoniou, Laura (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Masquerade Books, Incorporated: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6215


298p. Interviews, essays and personal reminisccences of John Preston. A celebration of the writer'slife. First printing April 1995; 8vo View more info

ANTHOLOGY OF SOVIET SHORT STORIES. volume 1

By: Atarov, Nikolai (Ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1976

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18002


Small closed tear in DJ near top spine; 1981 second revised printing. Small b/w images of authors. 'a literary chronicle of the life of Soviet society from the Revolution of 1917" Weight 600 grams. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 426 pages View more info

LONGHAND A Writer's Notebook

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Mcphee Gribble: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15417


Darkened paper, no creases; "Longhand records an expatriate's view of England and parts of Europe, with notes on landscape, dialogue overhead, people met, time spent in aTropical Diseases Hospital, fragments of books, reportage and, always, ideas for stories. " 200 grams weight. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 142 pages View more info

WORDS FOR THEIR OWN SAKE The Pursuit of Literature in an Economic Rationalist World

By: Barnes, Katherine and Lloyd-Jones, Jan (Ed)

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing Pty Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 28526


As new copy. "Is there a place for literature in a world mesmerized by money, where economic rationalism rules and getting ahead is the name of the game? The contributors to this volume address the question from a variety of angles. Some examine particular works that demonstrate the power of literature to change the way we think and live our lives – works by Shakespeare, Hardy and Beckett; by Indian writer Arundhati Roy; and by Australian writers Christopher Brenna... View more info

Melopoiesis Approaches to the Study of Literature and Music

By: Barricelli, Jean Pierre & Calvin S. Brown

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New York University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 27441


Chipping top edge of jacket at spine; Clean text, index, bibliography. Essays exploring the connections and influence of music and literature. ; 346 pages View more info

THE JANE AUSTEN QUIZ BOOK

By: Barton, Helen

Price: $10.50

Publisher: The Author: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15302


Series of quiz questions with answers based on Jane Austen's work, by title and subject, graded by difficulty. 100gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages View more info

ROOM 5 Arcade. Edited by Nina Pearlman

By: Battista, Kathy And Clough, Robert And Gebbia, Pierandrea And Gooding, Francis And Holm, Lorens And

Price: $14.50

Publisher: The London Consortium: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19722


Issue 2 'a collection of essays, discussions, architectural design and graphic projects, that come together as disparate things and people do in an arcade, in their communal attempt to escape the rain.' 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info