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Reading and Collecting: A Monthly Review of Rare and Recent Books (March 1937, Volume 1, #4)

By: Ben Abramson (editor); Ward Edwards; et al

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ill, Ben Abramson / Argus Bookshop: 1937

Seller ID: 013619

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Life Magazine size book collecting magazine. 32 pages. VG+ condition. Light scuffing and reading-wear. Contains: "Ring Lardner: Late American" by H. B. Pettee; :Angling for Anglers" by Ward Edwards; "Kay Boyle: An Appreciation" by Katherine F. Hirsh; "Bringing Edwinn Drood Back Alive" by G. V. F. McCarty Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 013619. Paperback View more info

Achilles and Hector: Homeric Hero

By: Benardete, Seth

Price: $4.99

Publisher: St. Augustine's Press: 2005

Seller ID: 029453

ISBN: 1587310015

Condition: Very Good Condition


140 pages. Text unmarked. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight age-toning to page edges. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Seth Benardete's study of the Iliad, which initiated his scholarly career, bears the hallmarks of the unique turn of mind that characterized all his later work. In a brief Note written thirty years later, included in this volume, he looks back on what he sees as the limits of his original reading of the Iliad. Yet he seems to have been aware of the fundamental problems from early on that he wrestled with explicitly when he returned to Homer some ... View more info

The Content Machine: Towards a Theory of Publishing from the Printing Press to the Digital Network

By: Bhaskar, Michael

Price: $12.93

Publisher: Anthem Press: 2013

Seller ID: 027286

ISBN: 0857281119

Condition: Very Good Condition


No apparent marking in text. Gentle reading-wear. 217 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN/EAN: 9780857281111. Inventory No: 027286. Paperback View more info

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The Logical Syntax of Language

By: Carnap, Rudolf

Price: $21.49

Publisher: Littlefield, Adams & Company: 1959

Seller ID: 026455

ISBN: 0812695240

Condition: Fine Condition


1959 Edition. Cover differs from that pictured on Amazon. Fine condition. Vintage trade paperback. Appears unread. No marking in text. Slight age and shelf-wear. 352 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0812695240. Inventory No: 026455. Paperback View more info

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A Selection of Book Plates

By: Charles R. Capon; A. J. Philpott (Introduction)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1932

Seller ID: 026358

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


"Copy #7 of 75 printed, 50 of which were for sale. Inscribed by the author". Inscribed by the author to A. Bornstein. 14 plates and introduction. Quarter -bound with ragged cut page edges. Fine condition. Size: 6.5" x 9". Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 026358. Hardcover View more info

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The Neo-Surrealist Research Foundation Announces LIMBO: A Paraliterary Journal of Survivalism (poetry/literary 'zine, October 1963)

By: De Robert, F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, Neo-Surrealist Research Foundation: 1963

Seller ID: 021442

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


1960s literary journal, manifesto, zine. 30-pages, 9"X6". saddle-stitched with color card-stock yapped cover. Good condition. Some chipping and nibbling to edges. Light toning. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. With intro letter layed in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 021442. Paperback View more info

Sweet Violence: The Idea of the Tragic

By: Eagleton, Terry

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 2002

Seller ID: 029115

ISBN: 0631233601

Condition: Fine Condition


348 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0631233601. Inventory No: 029115. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #21: Electricity (Spring, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019854

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: An Interview with Nicholas Gessler; The Clinical Orgasm by A medical history of the vibrator by Rachel P. Maines; Driven to Fail? The early history of the electric vehicle; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019854. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #22: Insecurity (Summer, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019855

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019855. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #23: Fruits (Fall, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019856

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: Artist Project / As the Stars Go By by Anna Von Mertens; Interview with Robert Connelly; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019856. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #32: Fire (Winter, 2008-2009)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2008

Seller ID: 019860

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: The Cosmonaut of the Erotic Future: A brief history of levitation from St. Joseph to Yuri Gagarin by Aaron Schuster; An Interview with Russ Symons; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019860. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #34: Testing (Summer, 2009)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2009

Seller ID: 019861

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: Hunting a Mathematical Snark by Margaret Wertheim; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019861. Paperback View more info

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Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #39: Learning (Fall, 2010)

By: Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2010

Seller ID: 019865

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; Inventory No: 019865. Paperback View more info

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Graffiti and the Writing Arts of Early Modern England

By: Fleming, Juliet

Price: $31.44

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 2001

Seller ID: 025358

ISBN: 0812236297

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: 6.5" x 8.5". 224 pages. Fine condition. Text unmarked. Light shelf-wear to jacket and bumping/rubbing to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0812236297. ISBN/EAN: 9780812236293. Inventory No: 025358. Hardcover View more info

Sex Drives: Fantasies of Fascism in Literary Modernism

By: Frost, Laura

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Ithaca ; London, Cornell University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 029035

ISBN: 0801487641

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches. 208 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Crease to rear top corner of cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0801487641. Inventory No: 029035. Paperback View more info

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Pigeons on the Granite: Memories of a Yale Librarian

By: Gallup, Donald C.

Price: $41.60

Publisher: The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library: 1988

Seller ID: 027846

ISBN: 0845731246

Condition: Very Good Condition


353 pages. Previous owner's gift inscription of flyleaf (otherwise text unmarked). Chapters on: Carl Van Vechten; T.S. Eliot; Alice B. Toklas; Gertrude Stein; Marsden Hartley; Thorton Wilder; The Ezra Pound Archive; Administering the Bollingen Prize; Georgia O'Keefe; Mabel Dodge Luhan; Carlotta Monterey O'Neill; Edmund Wilson; Kathryn Hulme; and more. Book solid. Slight shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0845731246. Inventory No: 027846. Hardcover View more info

Shakespeare and the Geography of Difference (Cambridge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture)

By: Gillies, John

Price: $14.98

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 026406

ISBN: 0521458536

Condition: Good Condition


Some slight ink underlining and marginal notes in text. Some raped tears to cover. Binding solid. An affordable reference/student copy. 255 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN/EAN: 9780521458535. Inventory No: 026406. Paperback View more info

The Adventures of Form and Content: Essays

By: Goldbarth, Albert

Price: $8.57

Publisher: Graywolf Press: 2017

Seller ID: 027875

ISBN: 1555977618

Condition: New Book


Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN/EAN: 9781555977610. Inventory No: 027875. Paperback View more info

Hold on to the Sun (Reuben/Rifkin Jewish Women Writers)

By: Govrin, Michal

Price: $3.71

Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY: 2010

Seller ID: 028496

ISBN: 155861673X

Condition: Very Good Condition


In this portrait of the artist as a young woman, Michal Govrin, one of Israel's most important contemporary writers, offers a kaleidoscope of stories and essays. Essays describe Govrin's visits to Poland as a young adult, where her mother had survived a death camp. Size: 5.3 x 0.6 x 8.0 inches. 256 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight age-toning to page edges. Slight reading-wear. Bump/bend to bottom corner of text. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN/EAN: 9781558616738. Inventory No: 028496. Paperba... View more info

Critical Theory, Marxism, and Modernity (Parallax: Re-visions of Culture and Society)

By: Kellner, Douglas

Price: $10.22

Publisher: Cambridge, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 029278

ISBN: 0801839149

Condition: Good Condition


288 pages. Text contains marks and notes scattered throughout, in ink. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Some reading-wear, cover creasing and bumping to corners. Kellner explores the effects of historical crises of capitalism and Marxism on critical theory and reflects on the continued relevance or obsolescence of Marxism and critical theory. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN: 0801839149. Inventory No: 029278. Paperback View more info