The Power of Language. Texts and translations. Introduction and translations by Serge Gavronsky

Francis Ponge / University of California Press 1979
277 pp., Hardcover, inked notes to the endpapers, some marginalia and underlining to the text, else good in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0520034414
Subject/Keywords: literary criticism fbf

Item #: 1186598

$18.90

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Theories of Translation: An Anthology of Essays from Dryden to Derrida

John Biguenet, Rainer Schulte, editors / University Of Chicago Press 1992
260 pp., Paperback, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0226048713
Subject/Keywords: Linguistics, Literary Theory fbf

Item #: 1186565

$16.61

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Fictive Certainties

Robert Duncan / New Directions 1985
234 pp., hardcover, a few instances of highlighting to the text, else very good in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 081120944X
Subject/Keywords: poetry literary criticism fbf

Item #: 1186572

$26.73

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Omaggio a / Hommage a / Homage to André Breton

Arturo Schwarz / Galleria Schwarz - Centro Francese di Studi 1967
[48] pp., well illustrated, original paper covers retained in later pam binding, ex library, text clean. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: biography literary history bwk

Item #: 1185757

$14.00

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Musical Allusions in the Works of James Joyce: Early Poetry through Ulysses

Bowen, Zack R. / Albany: SUNY Press 1974
380 pp., original hard covers very lightly rubbed, ex library, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0873952480
Subject/Keywords: music literary criticism bwk

Item #: 1185742

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$125.00

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The Stage Memories of John A. Ellsler. Edited by Effie Ellsler Weston

Ellsler, John Adam / Cleveland: The Rowfant Club 1950
limited to 182 numbered copies, xii, 159, [1], [1] (limitation) pp., frontis., original gilt stamped half leather & cloth covered boards (hardcover), very good in a tattered glassine dust jacket and a faded slipcase. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: dramatic criticism

Item #: 1185193

$48.05

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Community Drama: Its motive and method of neighborliness

Percy MacKaye / Boston: Houghton, Mifflin 1917
first edition, first printing; xiv, 65 pp., original boards & cloth backstrip, fine in a good+ dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: dramatic criticism jhh

Item #: 1184944

$58.25

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The Noble Voice: A study of Ten Great Poems

Mark Van Doren / NY: Henry Holt And Company 1946
xviii, [ii], 328, [1] pp., hardcovers slightly worn or faded, else good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: LITERARY CRITICISM BIOGRAPHY POETRY SJD

Item #: 1184270

$11.00

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"To The Curious, Intelligent Reader": Remarks by Clifton Fadiman...The National Book Awards Ceremony...November 17, 1993.

Fadiman, Clifton / NY: 1993
16, [1] pp., paperback, text slightly curled, else fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literary history biography sjd

Item #: 1184256

$17.39

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Sadakichi Hartmann. Critical Modernist. Collected Art Writings

Hartmann, Sadakichi, Weaver, Jane Calhoun (ed.) / University of California Press 1991
423 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0520067673
Subject/Keywords: criticism jhh

Item #: 1183406

$22.00

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Abat Nuit V Number 5 December 1950

Francis Aiglemont, editor / Paris: Editions Abat Nuit 1950
approx. 50 pp., plates; original illustrated paper wrapeprs, text browned, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Criticism Essay Poetry French literature

Item #: 1182977

$87.67

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A DISCOURSE ON THE LITERARY MERITS OF IMMORAL BOOKS, PREACHED IN THE CHAPEL OF WESTERN RESERVE COLLEGE

Clement Long / Hudson, Ohio: Printed At The Ohio Observer Office 1847
19 pp., removed from a larger binding, light old moisture stain, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literary criticism religion

Item #: 1182546

$36.16

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The Spirit Lamp: An Aesthetic, Literary and Critical Magazine. Vol. IV. No. II. June, 1893

Alfred Douglas, editor. Oscar Wilde, et al. / Oxford: James Thornton 1893
100 pp., original printed paper wrappers, lacks the rear cover, front cover and spine chipped at extremities, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Literature Poetry Criticism

Item #: 1182524

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$571.64

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Shakespeare, Law, and Lawyers. Read Before the Cincinnati Bar Association November Tenth, 1915

Willis Vickery / Cleveland: Privately Printed 1928
limited to 100 numbered copies, inscribed by Willis Vickery, 95 pp., paperback, near fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: shakespeare literary criticism law

Item #: 1181208

$68.67

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Is it God's word?: An exposition of the fables and mythology of the Bible and of the impostures of theology

Wheless, Joseph / NY: Alred A. Knopf 1926
[xii], 506 pp., hardcover, extremities and cover rubbed, frayed & discolored, former owner's name to free end paper, else interior very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: sjd history of religion biblical criticism

Item #: 1181213

$18.38

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The Old Librarian's Almanack by (Philobiblos in Greek). A very rare pamphlet first published in New Haven, Connecticut in 1773 and now reprinted for the first time. The Librarian's Series, edited by John Cotton Dana and Henry W. Kent, Number One

Philobiblos, pseudonym of Edmund Lester Pearson / Woodstock, Vermont: The Elm Tree Press 1909
first printing of the hoax pamphlet; [36] pp., frontis., original marbled boards & cloth backstrip, library markings, bottom corner of the front cover worn, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literary hoaxes, humor, books about books libraries fbf

Item #: 1181234

$11.95

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Shakespeare's Royal Self. Foreword By Gerhard Adler

Kirsch, James / NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1966
[xx], 422 pp., good-very good in original hard covers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literary criticism entertainment biography sjd

Item #: 1180288

$7.96

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Site Reading: Fiction, Art, Social Form

Alworth, Professor David J. / Princeton University Press 2015
224 pp., Hardcover, inscribed by author on front free endpaper, else fine in fine dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0691164495
Subject/Keywords: ebd literary studies

Item #: 1180827

$6.67

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William Wetmore Story and His Friends. From Letters, Diaries, and Recollections. In Two Volumes

James, Henry / Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Company 1903
371 & 345 pp., gilt stamped hard covers rubbed & spine lettering darkened. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: 078123462X
Subject/Keywords: literary criticism sjd biography travel

Item #: 1179084

$43.73

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My Recollections of Lord Byron; and Those of Eye-Witnesses of His Life

Guiccioli / NY: Harper & Brothers 1869
viii, [9]-670, [2] (ads) pp., original hardcovers slightly worn & partly faded, bookplate, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literary criticism biography sjd

Item #: 1179035

$6.88

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