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LITERARY CRITICISM.

LITERARY CRITICISM.

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121 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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122 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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123 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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124 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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125 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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126 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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127 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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128 GARDNER, HELEN. In Defence Of The Imagination.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge: 1982. 0674445406 / 9780674445406 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"Her pages shine with learning, with her own pleasure in literature and her own perceptions: there is nothing negative or merely destructive in her criticisms." -Observer Review. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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129 GARDNER, JOHN C. On Moral Fiction.
Basic Books, New York: 1978. 0465052258 / 9780465052257 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 13.30 USD
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130 GARDNER, JOHN C. On Moral Fiction.
Basic Books, New York: 1978. 0465052266 / 9780465052264 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 19.95 USD
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131 GARRETT, GEORGE P. The Sorrows Of Fat City: A Selection Of Literary Essays And Reviews.
University of South Carolina Press, Columbia: 1992. 0872497895 / 9780872497894 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The Sorrows of Fat City is a representative sampling of critical literary essays written by George Garrett and published between 1957 and 1990. One of America's most accomplished and highly acclaimed writers, poet and novelist Garrett has been writing book reviews and critical essays since the outset of his career. In this volume, he treats several subjects including the Elizabethans, writers who have influenced him, the work of William Faulkner, Southern literature, and contemporary writers. George Garrett is the Henry Hoyns Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Virginia. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University and has served as writer in residence, professor of English, and lecturer at numerous universitites and colleges throughout his career. A prolific writer, Garrett has published several novels, collections of short stories and poetry, plays, a biography, and a critical study. Included among his previous publications are Entered from the Sun, Death of the Fox, Poison Pen, Understanding Mary Lee Settle, and An Evening Performance. Includes an Index. "George Garrett is one of those rare birds, a true American man of letters. Who are the others? We once had Edmund Wilson. He's gone. Now it's just Garrett and John Updike. . . . With Garrett alive and writing, our time may not be as worrisome as we think." - Alan Cheuse, National Public Radio 
Price: 8.98 USD
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132 GARRETT, GEORGE P. The Sorrows Of Fat City: A Selection Of Literary Essays And Reviews.
University of South Carolina Press, Columbia: 1992. 0872497895 / 9780872497894 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The Sorrows of Fat City is a representative sampling of critical literary essays written by George Garrett and published between 1957 and 1990. One of America's most accomplished and highly acclaimed writers, poet and novelist Garrett has been writing book reviews and critical essays since the outset of his career. In this volume, he treats several subjects including the Elizabethans, writers who have influenced him, the work of William Faulkner, Southern literature, and contemporary writers. George Garrett is the Henry Hoyns Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Virginia. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University and has served as writer in residence, professor of English, and lecturer at numerous universitites and colleges throughout his career. A prolific writer, Garrett has published several novels, collections of short stories and poetry, plays, a biography, and a critical study. Included among his previous publications are Entered from the Sun, Death of the Fox, Poison Pen, Understanding Mary Lee Settle, and An Evening Performance. Includes an Index. "George Garrett is one of those rare birds, a true American man of letters. Who are the others? We once had Edmund Wilson. He's gone. Now it's just Garrett and John Updike. . . . With Garrett alive and writing, our time may not be as worrisome as we think." - Alan Cheuse, National Public Radio 
Price: 9.45 USD
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133 GARRETT, HELEN T. Pmla, Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America, Vol. Lxii, No. 3, September, 1947: Imitation Of The Ideal.
Modern Language Association of America, New York: 1947. Vol. 62, September 1947, No. 3. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Literary Journal. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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134 GEISMAR, MAXWELL. American Moderns: From Rebellion To Conformity.
Hill and Wang, New York: 1958. Third Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Library discard. Reading copy. 
Brings together many of the essays amd reviews of one of America's most stimulating critics. Considers such writers as Theodore Dreiser, Ernest Hemingway, John Dos Passos, William Faulkner, Sinclair Lewis, Thomas Wolfe, James Gould Cozzens, John Steinbeck, J. P. Marquand, Norman Mailer, John Hersey, Nelson Algren, J. D. Salinger, Saul Bellow, Herman Wouk, James Jones, William Styron, John Howard Griffin. 
Price: 11.35 USD
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135 GEISMAR, MAXWELL. Rebels And Ancestors: The American Novel, 1890-1915.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1953. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Gift inscription on first inside page. 

Price: 19.24 USD
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136 GEWIRTZ, ARTHUR; BRODWIN, LEONORA. Shakespeare's Macbeth.
Monarch Press, New York: 1965. 0671005162 / 9780671005160 s Softcover. Fair condition. Pages are discolored. 
A critical analysis of Shakespeare's "Macbeth" with critical analysis, plot dilineation, character analysis, and extra readings. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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137 GIBBS, A. M. The Art And Mind Of Shaw: Essays In Criticism.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1983. 0312049927 / 9780312049928 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents an exploration of Shaw's dramatic art, which takes into account his masterly use of all of the various "languages" of the theatre in the creation of meaning. Eighteen of his plays are studied in depth, and some consideration is given, where appropriate, to other dramatic and non-dramatic writings of Shaw. Includes an Index. 
Price: 26.60 USD
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138 GILBERT, DORATHEY LYOYD; POPE, RUSSELL. Pmla, Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America, Vol. Liii, No. 3, September 1938: Men's Literary Circles In Paris 1610-1660.
Modern Language Association of America, New York: March,1938. Vol. 53, September 1938, No. 3. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Literary Journal. 
Price: 9.03 USD
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139 GILBERT, DOROTHY LLOYD; POPE, RUSSELL. Pmla, Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America, Vol. Lvii, No. 1, Part 1, March, 1942: The Animadversions Of Bishop Bossuet Upon The Quakers And Quietists.
Modern Language Association of America, New York: March,1942. Vol. 62, March, 1942, No. 1, Part 1. s Softcover. Good condition. Corner has a crease mark. 
Literary Journal. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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140 GILBERT, SANDRA. D. H. Lawrence's Sons And Lovers And The Rainbow Women In Love The Plumed Serpent.
Monarch Press, New York: 1965. 0671007165 / 9780671007164 s Softcover. Fair condition. Some pages are loose. 
A critical analysis with biographical discussion of the author, along with plot synopsis, character delineation, and commentary. 
Price: 26.32 USD
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