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LITERARY CRITICISM.

LITERARY CRITICISM.

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41 BRADY, FRANK (EDITOR) Twentieth Century Interpretations Of Gulliver's Travels.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1968. h Hardcover without dustjacket. Good condition. Softcover was given a cloth cover. 

Price: 15.44 USD
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42 BRASHEAR, MINNIE M (EDITOR); RODNEY, ROBERT M (EDITOR); WAGENKNECHT, EDWARD (INTRODUCTION). The Art, Humor, And Humanity Of Mark Twain.
University of Oklahoma Press, Norman: 2012. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Mark Twain is revealed here in an entirely new autobiographical light from his own writings as they reflect his career, his thinking, and his humor. This volume captures the grandeur that distinguishes Mark Twain as, in the words of George Bernard Shaw, "by far the greatest American writer." Made up of short stories and excerpts from Twain's principal works, this collection demonstrates Twain's artistry in handling anecdotes, tales, description, and characterization; the fervency of his ethical convictions; his effective use of irony, satire, burlesque, and caricature; and his essential humanity. By arranging the materials in chronological order and weaving them together with critical commentary, the editors present the many facets of Mark Twain's experience and his dynamic personality with greater continuity than in previous collections of Twain's writings. Here is the optimism of the young Mark Twain responding to the rough and rugged vitality of the mid-nineteenth-century American scene, and the skepticism and pessimism of the older Mark Twain reacting to the American democratic experiment of the late nineteenth century. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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43 BREE, GERMAINE. Camus And Sartre: Crisis And Commitment.
Delacorte Press, New York: 1972. First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 15.20 USD
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44 BRODWIN, LEONORA. Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Monarch Press, New York: 1964. 0671005146 / 9780671005146 s Softcover. Fair condition. 
A critical analysis of "Hamlet" with critical analysis plot synopsis, Readings, and other literary dissections of the play. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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45 BROME, VINCENT. Six Studies In Quarrelling.
Cresset Press, London: 1958. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 16.15 USD
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46 BROOKE, JOCELYN. Ronald Firbank.
Roy Publishers, New York: 1951. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Ex-library reading copy with underlining and margin notes. 
An analysis and appreciation of this early twentieth-century writer whose importance has only belateddly been recognizes in England and in America. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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47 BROOKS, JR., CLEANTH & ROBERT PENN WARREN. Understanding Fiction.
F. S. Crofts, New York: 1943. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Designed to enable students to become analytical when reading fiction. The book is divided into sections entitled: The Intentions, How Plot Reveals, What Character Reveals, What Theme Reveals, and Special Problems. 
Price: 80.04 USD
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48 BROOKS, VAN WYCK. New England: Indian Summer 1865-1915.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 1984. 0226075788 / 9780226075785 Reprint edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A study of William Dean Howells, William and Henry James, and Henry Adams, all formidable raconteurs and letter writers. The long waning of New England's dolden day is chronicled with the fullest resources of the author's affection and research. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.39 USD
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49 BROSMAN, CATHARINE SAVAGE. Jean-paul Sartre.
Twayne Publishers, New York: 1983. 0805765441 / 9780805765441 Twayne's World Authors Series - French Literature. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Library discard. 
Unlike other critical volumes on Jean-Paul Sartre's work, this study is based on Sartre's entire production, excluding posthumous texts, and of taking into account lengthy assessments he made of his own works before he died. It is, moreover, intended to fill a particular need which most existing volumes do not address, that of informing a general audience, especially students and readers in other disciplines, about Sartre's entire career and achievements, in a concise, balanced presentation, clearly organized and easy to consult, and which thus may be useful also to those already familiar with Sartre. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.95 USD
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50 BROWER, REUBEN ARTHUR. Pmla, Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America, Vol. Lv, No. 1, March 1940: Dreyden's Epic Manner And Virgil.
Modern Language Association of America, New York: 1940. Vol. 60, March 1940, No. 1. s Softcover. Good condition. 
English & French Langauges, Literary Journal. 
Price: 8.79 USD
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51 BROWN, FRANCIS (EDITOR). Page 2: The Best Of Speaking Of Books From New York Times Book Review.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York: 1969. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is faded. 

Price: 21.61 USD
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52 BUCK, HOWARD SWAZEY. A Study In Smollett: Chiefly " Peregrine Pickle " With A Complete Collation Of The First And Second Editions.
Paul P. Appel, Mamaroneck: 1973. 0911858091 / 9780911858099 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Brand new copy. 
A doctoral dissertation study submitted to Yale University of a few important phases of Smollett's biography which are central to that novel. The much disputed authorship of the Memoirs of a Lady of Quality is examined in much detail. Includes an Index. 
Price: 32.78 USD
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53 BUCKLEY, JEROME HAMILTON. Tennyson: The Growth Of A Poet.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1960. s Softcover. Reading copy with pencil marks. 
Treats of Tennyson's life and works chronologically, plus a facsimile of an early draft of "Crossing the Bar," notes and sources, and an index. It is a volume in the "Riverside Studies in Literature," Gordon N. Ray, General Editor. 
Price: 9.03 USD
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54 BURKE, KENNETH. A Rhetoric Of Motives.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., New York: 1952. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A Rhetoric of Motives expands the field to human ways of persuasion and identification. Persuasion, as Burke sees it, "ranges from the bluntest quest of advantage, as in sales promotion or propaganda, through courtship, social etiquette, education, and the sermon, to a 'pure' form that delights in the process of appeal for itself alone, without ulterior purpose. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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55 BURKE, KENNETH. A Rhetoric Of Motives.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., New York: 1952. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Part of spine is missing. 
A Rhetoric of Motives expands the field to human ways of persuasion and identification. Persuasion, as Burke sees it, "ranges from the bluntest quest of advantage, as in sales promotion or propaganda, through courtship, social etiquette, education, and the sermon, to a 'pure' form that delights in the process of appeal for itself alone, without ulterior purpose. Includes an Index. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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56 BURLAKOFF, NIKOLAI & LINDAHL, CARL (EDITORS). Folklore On Two Continents: Essays In Honor Of Linda Degh.
Trickster Press, Bloomington: 1980. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Collection of essays on folklore from a wide selection of specialists in the field. 
Price: 115.90 USD
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57 BUTRYM, ALEXANDER J. Mark Twain's The Adventures Of Hucklebnerry Finn And Related Works.
Monach Press, New York: 1977. 0671006495 / 9780671006495 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A critical analysis of a number of novels by Mark Twain with character discussion plot analysis, synopsis, and other pertinent features. 
Price: 3.80 USD
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58 CAIRNS, FRANCIS. Generic Composition In Greek And Roman Poetry.
Edinburg University Press, Edinburg: 1972, 0852242247 / 9780852242247 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 752.40 USD
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59 CALANDRA, DENIS M.; ROBERTS, JAMES L. Turgenev's Fathers And Sons.
Cliff's Notes, Lincoln: 1964. 0822004704 / 9780822004707 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A critical analysis of a Russian Novel with character delineation, plot description and other salient features. 
Price: 23.51 USD
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60 CAMBON, GLAUCO. Inclusive Flame Studies In Modern American Poetry.
Indiana University Press, Bloomington: 1965. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 10.45 USD
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