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LITERARY CRITICISM.

LITERARY CRITICISM.

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101 EMPSON, WILLIAM. Using Biography.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge: 1984. 0674931602 / 9780674931602 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Some underlining in pencil. Dustjacket has 3/4 inch tear in front. 

Price: 18.05 USD
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102 ENGELL, JAMES (EDITOR). Johnson And His Age
Harvard University Press, Cambridge: 1984. 0674480767 / 9780674480766 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Published in the bicentennial year of Samuel Johnson's death, Johnson and His Age includes contributions by some of the nation's most eminent scholars of eighteenth-century literature. A section on Johnson's life and thought presents fresh analyses of Johnson's friendships with Mrs. Thrale and George Steevens, new information on Johnson's relations with Smollett and Thomas Hollis, a speculative essay on "Johnson and the Meaning of Life," and a provocative examination of "Johnson, Traveling Companion, in Fancy and Fact." 
Price: 42.04 USD
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103 FEDER, LILIAN. Ancient Myth In Modern Poetry.
Princeton University Press, Princeton: 1971. 0691062072 / 9780691062075 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Library discard with usual stamps, labels and markings. 
A discussion of the better known poems and the techniques that are used to adapt myth-as an expression of unconscious drives, as an accompaniment of ritual, as a historical symbol and tool-to their distinctive themes and voices. Includes an Index. 
Price: 24.70 USD
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104 FEDER, LILLIAN. Madness In Literature.
Princeton University Press, Princeton: 1980. 0691014019 / 9780691014012 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Like New. 
To probe the literary representation of the alienated mind, Lillian Feder examines mad protagonists of literature and the work of writers for whom mad protagonists of literature and the work of writers for whom madness is a vehicle of self-revelation. Ranging from ancient Greek myth and tragedy to contemporary poetry, fiction, and drama, Professor Feder shows how literary interpretations of madness as well as madness itself, reflect the very cultural assumptions, values, and prohibition they challenge. Includes an Index. 
Price: 60.37 USD
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105 FEIDELSON, CHARLES, JR. Symbolism And American Literature.
Phoenix Books, Chicago: 1959. s Softcover. Clean reading copy. 
Occasionally in criticism a work appears which creates a whole new synthesis-and does so with some of the authority and imaginative completeness of art itself. Such a book is Symbolism and American Literature. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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106 FEIDELSON, CHARLES, JR. Symbolism And American Literature.
Phoenix Books, Chicago: 1959. Sixth Impression s Softcover. Good condition. 
Occasionally in criticism a work appears which creates a whole new synthesis-and does so with some of the authority and imaginative completeness of art itself. Such a book is Symbolism and American Literature. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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107 FERRES, JOHN H. (EDITOR). Twentieth Century Interpretations Of The Crucible: A Collection Of Critical Essays.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1972. 0131948601 / 9780131948600 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy. Ex library with usual markings. 
This volume provides the insights, opinions, and analyses of Walter Kerr, Herbert Blau, Arthur Ganz, and many others in a look at the reasons why "The Crucible" has become one of the most often staged plays in the modern theater. The contributors evaluate Miller's use of dramatic technique, the effect of McCarthyism on theme and characterization, the use of language, and the play's ideological implications for modern man. Includes a chronology of important dates, notes on the editor and contributors, and select bibliography. 
Price: 34.68 USD
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108 FEUERLICHT, IGNACE. Thomas Mann.
Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York: 1968. Twayne's World Authors Series. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Library discard. Good condition. 
An introduction to Thomas Mann's novels and stories. His relatiionships to great writers such as Goethe, Schiller, Novalis, Schopenhower, Wagner, Nietzsche, Freud and Proust are critically presented. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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109 FIEDLER, LESLIE A. Waiting For The End.
Stein and Day, New York: 1970. 0812812980 / 9780812812985 First Stein and Day Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A Portrait of Twentieth-Century American Literature and its Writers. Includes an Index. "Fiedler cannot write about literature without calling into play associative ideas from psychoanalysis, anthropology, history, biography, movies, mazazines, places. . . . He takes the innocent reader on an intellectual bronco ride of unexpected speed, range, vigor. . . . It is only after recuperation that you are able to measure how much extraordinary scope has been covered - Melville to Mailer, James Fenimore Cooper to Allen Ginsberg, Pocahontas to Marjorie Morningstar." - Book Week 
Price: 36.10 USD
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110 FIELD, ANDREW. Nabokov: His Life In Art.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1967. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 
A critical study of the complete Nabakov. A study which has led the author to the discovery of a staggering mass of poetry, prose, drama and criticism, some of which had been forgotten by Nabakov himself during the course of his writing career of half a century. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.03 USD
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111 FISCHER, MICHAEL. Stanley Cavell And Literary Criticism.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London: 1989. 0226251403 / 9780226251400 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Examines Cavell's relevance to the controversies surrounding poststructuralist literary theory, particularly works by Jacques Derrida, J. Hillis Miller, Paul de Man, and Stanley Fish. Focuses on skepticism, a central concern of Cavell's multifaceted work. Includes an Index. 
Price: 21.61 USD
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112 FISH, STANLEY E. Seventeenth-century Prose: Modern Essays In Criticism.
Oxford University Press, New York: 1971. 0195013034 / 9780195013030 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Reading copy. Name of former owner on cover page. 

Price: 10.45 USD
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113 FORSTER, PENNY & SUTTON, IMOGEN (EDITORS). Daughters Of De Beauvoir.
The Women's Press, London: 1989. 0704350440 / 9780704350441 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In this lively volume, based on a highly-acclaimed film made by Penny Forster and Imogen Sutton for the BBC series 'Bookmark', eleven women discuss the influence that de Beauvoir's life and work has had on them, on their generation and on younger women today. The contributors are Helene de Beauvoir, Sylvie le Bon de Beauvoir, Eva Figes, Joyce Goodfellow, Kate Millett, Ann Oakley, Angie Pegg, Marge Piercy, Jenny Turner, Margaret Walters, and Marta Zabaleta Hinrichsen. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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114 FRANCE, ANATOLE; MAY, J. LEWIS (FOREWORD & NOTES). Prefaces, Introductions And Other Uncollected Papers.
Kennikat Press, Port Washington / London: 1970. 0804609195 / 9780804609197 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Contains: An Essay on French Poetry From The Earliest Times To The End Of The Eighteenth Century, Preface to "A Dutchmen in Paris" by W. G. C. Byvanck, Introduction to "L'Annee Litteraire' by Paul Ginisty, Introduction to "Nais au Miroir" by Nicolas Segur, Introduction to "Finland: A Threatened Nationality" by Rene Puaux, Preface to "Les Heures Latines" by Simone de Caillavet, Essay on "Mentis" by Leon Hely, Essay on Stendhal, Preface to "Jeunes Madames" by Brada, Essay on Victor Hugo, Essay on Ernest Renan, Letter to the Editor of L'Humanite, The Fiery Furnace, Address on the Centenary of Ernest Renan, Address on the Centenary of Paul Louis Courier, Preface to "Sir Roger de Coverley" by Sir James George Frazer, Preface to "Les Plaisirs et Les Jours" by Marcel Proust, and The Oaristys. Translated into English from the French by J. Lewis May. 
Price: 27.37 USD
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115 FRANK, TENNEY. Life And Literature In The Roman Republic.
University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles: 1957. Third Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 13.30 USD
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116 FRYE, NORTHROP (EDITED BY). Romanticism Reconsidered.
Columbia University Press, New York: 1968. Fourth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
"This volume of four essays provides an eminently profitable introduction to English Romanticism. The essays are not peripheral but central to the subject, offering original and often brilliantly stimulating insights." -Hudson Review. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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117 FRYE, NORTHROP. A Natural Perspective: The Development Of Shakespearean Comedy And Romance.
Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., New York: 1965. s Softcover. Good reading copy with pencil underlining and margin notes. 
It is the author's thesis that Shakespeare's comedy is widely misunderstood and underestimated, and that the four romances are the inevitable and genuine culmination of the poet's achievement. 
Price: 20.90 USD
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118 FRYE, NORTHROP. Anatomy Of Criticism: Four Essays.
Atheneum, New York: 1966. College Edition. s Softcover. Fair condition with yellowing of cover and some underlining. 
"An attempt to give 'a synoptic view of the scope, theory, principles, and techniques of literary criticism' ..." - Modern Language Review. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.78 USD
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119 FUELOEP-MILLER, RENE; WINSTON, RICHARD AND CLARA (TRANSLATORS). Fyodor Dostoevsky: Insight, Faith, And Prophecy.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1950. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn. 

Price: 10.45 USD
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120 GALLUCCI, MARGARET A. & ROSSI, PAOLO L. (EDITORS). Benvenuto Cellini: Sculptor, Goldsmith, Writer.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2004. 0521816610 / 9780521816618 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Offers new perspectives on the artist and his place in Renaissance art, literature, and culture, as well as well as his legacy in European publishing history and modern American pop culture. The essays in this volume approach the multifaceted career of Cellini from a variety of perspectives, cutting across disciplinary boundaries, as did the artist himself. Inlcudes an Index. 
Price: 72.39 USD
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