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A Manual Of Style

By: U. S. Government Printing Office

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Gramercy: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 24830

ISBN: 0517605260

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 479 pages; 24830 View more info

IF YOU WANT TO WRITE

By: Ueland, Brenda

Price: $17.51

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Graywolf Press: 1987

Seller ID: 15150

ISBN: 0915308940

Condition: Very Good


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 15150ala View more info

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Fifty Years Of Good Reading University of Texas Press, 1950 - 2000

By: University Of Texas

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16175

ISBN: 0292785380

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


One volume of a boxed set, no slipcase; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 198 pages; 16175 View more info

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Guide To Reference Material, Volume 2: Social And Historical Sciences, Philosophy And Religion, Second Edition, Volume 2

By: Walford, A. J.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: The Library Association: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 11608

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light wear to wine-colored boards with gold on gray medallion on front board. Withdrawn from the Library of Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, with the library label on spine. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 11608 View more info

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Hand Bookbinding

By: Watson, Aldren A.

Price: $63.00

Publisher: NY, Bell Publishing Company: 1963

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 22270

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Dampstaining bottoM edges affecting only the first and last few pages. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 22270 View more info

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Literary And Library Prizes, 10th Edition

By: Weber, Olga S. , and Stephen J. Calvert (Revised and edited by)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: R. R. Bowker Company: 1980

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller ID: 16819

ISBN: 0835212491

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Invaluable information on about 675 literary and library prizes and over 10,000 winners of these prizes. Historians, thereby, can chart the success authors have attained through the receipt of literary awards during their careers. Includes International, general, juvenile, poetry, drama, library, british, and canadian prizes, and an index. Clear mylar jacket lightly rubbed. Parochial school library stamp, bar code, and spine label. Maroon boards, gilt lettering. ; Ex-Lib... View more info

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The Author And The Public: Problems of Communication

By: Wedgwood, C. V. (Introduction by)

Price: $28.20

Publisher: Hutchinson of London: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16663

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Criticism, history & biography, contemporary techniques in poetry, the technique of the new mass-communication media, the importance of minority literature, contemporary techniques in fiction. The report of the twenty-eighth international P. E. N. Congress, held in 1956 in London. Endpapers foxing; edgeworn and chipped DJ. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall - 8" to 9" tall; 201 pages; 16663 View more info

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The Eye Of The Story, Selected Essays And Reviews

By: Welty, Eudora

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Random House Inc (T): 1978

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 27404

ISBN: 0394425065

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A splendid diversity in this collection of the author's not-too-frequent writing of nonfiction. There are 7 brilliant essays on the art of fiction, some of them with specific references to her own work -- her intentions and her methods of achieving them. Further, there are her penetrating and instructive commentaries on a wide variety of individual writers such as willa cather, katherine anne porter, virginia wolf, and others. Occasional pencil marginalia and underlining... View more info

Sears List Of Subject Headings

By: Westby, Barbara M.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: H. W. Wilson Company: 1977

Seller ID: 16825

ISBN: 082420610x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Usual ex-library marks; Ex-Lib; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 617 pages; 16825bk View more info

Cobwebs To Catch Flies

By: Whalley, Joyce Irene

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1975

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 18870

ISBN: 0520029313

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Small tear at head of DJ and long tear at rear flap fold have old scotch tape (long since gone) repair stains. DJ in mylar book jacket cover. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 163 pages; 18870BK. View more info

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A Varied Collection Of Rare And Unusual Americana

By: White, Jr. , Fred

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Bryan, TX, Frontier America Corporation: N.D.

Seller ID: 28864

Condition: Very Good


Spots on paper covers; stain from mail label, long since gone. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 28864 View more info

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Index To Best American Short Stories And O. Henry Prize Stories

By: White, Ray Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, G. K. Hall: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18443

ISBN: 0816189552

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


From author's preface: "The American short story remains the generally unrecognized glory of American literature. Just why writers should ever apologize for choosing to compose and publish stories instead of novels, plays and poems remains to me a matter of mystery." Eleven pages of text, then the indices of authors, the O. Henry award stories, and titles. Previous owner's label removal residue lower edge of rear board. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 183 pa... View more info

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A Degree Of Mastery, A Journey Through Book Arts Apprenticeship

By: Wilcox, Annie Tremmel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 30008

ISBN: 0140291938

Condition: As New


{Wilcox} describes restoration processes... With such detail that one is left with the impression that he or she is actually learning the craft rather than merely reading about another's experience. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 210 pages; 30008 View more info

PERSONAL FICTION WRITING

By: Willis, Meredith Sue

Price: $28.20

Publisher: NY, Teachers & Writers Collaborative: 1984

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 14877

ISBN: 0915924137

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages; 14877W View more info

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Modern Book Collecting

By: Wilson, Robert A.

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Lyons & Burford: 1992

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 11609

ISBN: 1558211799

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Includes bibliographical reference and index. When appreciation for the written word involves into passion, the next logical step is to collect first and rare editions. This book is recognized as the definitive introduction to book collecting, with key information for both novice and veteran collectors about starting and maintaining a book collection. ; Cover Art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages; 11609 View more info

Ben K. Green

By: Wilson, Robert A. (compiled by)

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ, Northland Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22970

ISBN: 0873581601

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 158 pages; 22970 View more info

Guide To Reference Books

By: Winchell, Constance M.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: American Library Association: 1967

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: 11583

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Boards lightly bowed. ; Ex-Lib; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 741 pages; 11583 View more info

Guide To Reference Books, Seventh Edition

By: Winchell, Constance M.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: American Library Association: 1951

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: 11584

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Ex-Lib; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 645 pages; 11584 View more info

Guide To Reference Books, Seventh Edition, Supplement, 1950-1952

By: Winchell, Constance, and Olive A. Johnson

Price: $33.00

Publisher: American Library Association: 1954

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: 11582

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Ex-Lib; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 11582 View more info

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Scene Of The Crime A Writer's Guide to Crime-Scene Investigations

By: Wingate, Anne

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Writer's Digest: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 23969

ISBN: 0898795184

Condition: Near Fine


Underlining in first several pages. ; The Howdunit Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages; 23969 . View more info