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Essays & Letters

Literature:Essays & Letters

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Desert Islands and Robinson Crusoe, de la Mare, Walter
Desert Islands and Robinson Crusoe
de la Mare, Walter
75.00 USD
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So Sad Today: Personal Essays, Broder, Melissa
So Sad Today: Personal Essays
Broder, Melissa
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Creators: From Chaucer and Durer [Shakespeare Bach Tiffany Austen Eliot Wagner Hugo Verdi Dickens Balenciaga Dior] to Picasso and Disney, Johnson, Paul
Creators: From Chaucer and Durer [Shakespeare Bach Tiffany Austen Eliot Wagner Hugo Verdi Dickens Balenciaga Dior] to Picasso and Disney
Johnson, Paul
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Collected Essays and Poems (Library of America), Thoreau, Henry David; Witherell, Elizabeth Hall
Collected Essays and Poems (Library of America)
Thoreau, Henry David; Witherell, Elizabeth Hall
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Ernest Hemingway: Selected Letters, 1917-1961, Hemingway, Ernest; Baker, Carlos
Ernest Hemingway: Selected Letters, 1917-1961
Hemingway, Ernest; Baker, Carlos
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Dear Bess: The Letters from Harry to Bess Truman, 1910-1959, Truman, Harry; Ferrell, Robert H. (Editor)
Dear Bess: The Letters from Harry to Bess Truman, 1910-1959
Truman, Harry; Ferrell, Robert H. (Editor)
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The London Scene, Woolf, Virginia
The London Scene
Woolf, Virginia
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This is the Story of a Happy Marriage, Patchett, Ann
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Patchett, Ann
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1 Letters of John and Abigail Adams, 1762 to 1826 (Westvaco's American Classics Series)
Adams, John; Adams, Abigail; Bennett, William J.; Elder, Karen M.

2001 Westvaco Corporation

Fine Hard Cover. Limited Edition



Price: 17.50 USD

 
2 Agee on Film: Reviews and Comments by James Agee
Agee, James

1958 McDowell, Obolensky

Good Trade Paperback. First Edition



Price: 15.00 USD

 
 
3 Skin: Talking About Sex, Class & Literature
Allison, Dorothy

1994 Firebrand Books

Near Fine Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 6.00 USD

 
4 Something to Declare: Essays
Alvarez, Julia

1998 Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill

Near Fine Hardcover. SIGNED First Edition

Author

Price: 20.00 USD

 
 
5 Robert Frost and John Bartlett: The Record of a Friendship
Anderson, Margaret Bartlett

1963 Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Very Good Hardcover. First Edition



Price: 15.00 USD

 
6 Fact and Fancy
Asimov, Isaac

1972 Discus Books / Avon

Very Good Mass Market Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 3.00 USD

 
 
7 Curious Pursuits: Occasional Writing, 1970-2005
Atwood, Margaret

2005 Virago

Very Good Hardcover. SIGNED First Edition

Author

Price: 50.00 USD

 
8 The Worlds of John Aubrey: Being a further selection of Brief Lives, together with excerpts from his writings on antiquities, science and folklore
Aubrey, John; Barber, Richard

1988 London: The Folio Society

Near Fine Hard Cover. 



Price: 20.00 USD

 
 
9 Van Gogh, A Self-Portrait: Letters Revealing His Life as a Painter
Auden, W.H.

1994 Marlowe & Company

Very Good Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 5.00 USD

 
10 Selected Journals and Other Writings (Penguin Nature Classics)
Audubon, John James; Forkner, Ben

1996 Penguin Books

Very Good Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 9.00 USD

 
 
11 Audubon Reader: The Best Writings of John James Audubon
Audubon, John James; Sanders, Scott Russell

1986 Indiana University Press

Near Fine Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 4.00 USD

 
12 Correspondence Between Spencer Fullerton Baird and Louis Agassiz - Two Pioneer American Naturalists
Baird, Spencer Fullerton; Agassiz, Louis; Herber, Elmer Charles

1963 Smithsonian Institution

Good Hard Cover. Ex-Library



Price: 5.00 USD

 
 
13 A Selection from the Letters and Papers of the Late John Barclay.
Barclay, John

1864 For Sale at Friends' Book Store

Very Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 20.00 USD

 
14 Revising Charles Brockden Brown: Culture, Politics, And Sexuality In The Early Republic
Barnard, Philip; Kamrath, Mark L.; Shapiro, Stephen

2004 University of Tennessee Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 25.00 USD

 
 
15 Deceiving to Convey Truth
Beattie, Ann

1997 Harbourfront Reading Series

Near Fine Stapled Binding. SIGNED

Author

Price: 35.00 USD

 
16 Stoneposts in the Sunset
Berry, Romeyn

1950 Century House

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition

Author

Price: 12.00 USD

 
 
17 So Sad Today: Personal Essays
Broder, Melissa

2016 Grand Central

Very Good Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 7.00 USD

 
18 American Aspects
Brogan, D.W.

1964 Harper & Row

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 4.00 USD

 
 
19 The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement
Brooks, David

2011 Random House

Very Good Hard Cover. 4th Printing



Price: 7.00 USD

 
20 A Tour Through Sicily and Malta, in a Series of Letters to William Beckford, Esq. of Somerly in Suffolk; from P. Brydone, F.R.S.
Brydone, P. [Patrick]

1806 Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, in the Strand. / Strahan and Preston

Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 175.00 USD

 
 
21 New British Political Dramatists: Howard Brenton, David Hare, Trevor Griffiths, and David Edgar
Bull, John

1984 Macmillan

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 7.50 USD

 
22 Critical Essays on Ford Madox Ford
Cassell, Richard A.

1987 G.K. Hall & Co.

Very Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 15.00 USD

 
 
23 The Letters of Mrs. Gaskell [Elizabeth]
Chapple, J.A.V.; Pollard, Arthur

1966 Manchester University Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 60.00 USD

 
24 The Novels of Nadine Gordimer: History from the Inside
Clingman, Stephen

1992 The University of Massachusetts Press

Very Good Trade Paperback. Second Edition



Price: 9.00 USD

 
 
25 Sartre as Biographer
Collins, Douglas

1980 Harvard University Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 7.00 USD

 
26 The Aztec Treasure House: New and Selected Essays
Connell, Evan S.

2002 Counterpoint

Very Good Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 7.00 USD

 
 
27 Notes on Life & Letters
Conrad, Joseph

1921 J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / The Temple Press

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 25.00 USD

 
28 The Letters and Journals of James Fenimore Cooper Volume VI: 1849-1851
Cooper, James Fenimore; Beard, James Franklin (Editor)

1968 The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge

Near Fine Hard Cover. 



Price: 45.00 USD

 
 
29 Happy Alchemy: On the Pleasures of Music and the Theatre
Davies, Robertson

1997 Penguin Books

Very Good Trade Paperback. 



Price: 5.00 USD

 
30 Desert Islands and Robinson Crusoe
de la Mare, Walter

1930 Faber and Faber Limited / The Fountain Press

Very Good Large Hardcover. Limited Edition

Author

Price: 75.00 USD

 
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