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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF MACMILLAN OF CANADA IMPRINTS 1906-1980.  DUNDURN CANADIAN HISTORICAL DOCUMENT SERIES NO. 4., Whiteman, Bruce; Stewart, Charlotte; Funnell, Catherine.
101 Whiteman, Bruce; Stewart, Charlotte; Funnell, Catherine. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF MACMILLAN OF CANADA IMPRINTS 1906-1980. DUNDURN CANADIAN HISTORICAL DOCUMENT SERIES NO. 4.
Toronto Dundurn 1985 091967089X / 9780919670891 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 
474 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H). Lists the publications of Macmillan of Canada by year and, within each year, alphabetically by author. A few tiny dents on edges of boards, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, light browning at top/bottom inside edges. 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
102 Wright, Wayne W. THORNTON W. BURGESS: A DESCRIPTIVE BOOK BIBLIOGRAPHY. REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION.
Sandwich, Massachusetts The Thornton W. Burgess Society 2000 962117110 Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
187 pp, 9 1/4" H. Numerous b&w illustrations plus 4 color plates. "Wayne W. Wright, the compiler of the descriptive bibliography of Burgess's books, originally published in 1979, has revised and enlarged the work. This new edition has even more illustrations, including color pictures of book covers. It includes physical descriptions of each American edition of Burgess's books, a chronology of his publications, a collection of different artists' conceptions of the most famous Burgess character, Peter Rabbit, and a checklist of sources on Burgess and his works. The updated edition contains descriptions of new volumes published since 1979, more information on the many picture books, and listings of more foreign editions and anthologies containing Burgess stories." Dust jacket has very minor edge wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
BLOOMSBURY GUIDES TO ENGLISH LITERATURE.  6 VOLUME SET.  1. THE RENAISSANCE.  2. AUGUSTAN LITERATURE.  3. ROMANTIC LITERATURE.  4. VICTORIAN LITERATURE.  5. THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.  6. THE NOVEL., Wynne-Davies;, Marion; Simmons, Eva; Ward, Geoff; Thomas, Jane; Williams, Linda R. and Roberts, Andrew Michael, editors.
103 Wynne-Davies;, Marion; Simmons, Eva; Ward, Geoff; Thomas, Jane; Williams, Linda R. and Roberts, Andrew Michael, editors. BLOOMSBURY GUIDES TO ENGLISH LITERATURE. 6 VOLUME SET. 1. THE RENAISSANCE. 2. AUGUSTAN LITERATURE. 3. ROMANTIC LITERATURE. 4. VICTORIAN LITERATURE. 5. THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. 6. THE NOVEL.
London Bloomsbury / Folio Society 1994 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
302 pp, 297 pp, 259 pp, 244 pp, 336 pp, 366 pp - 6 volume set, 8 1/8" H. "This hardback edition produced exclusively for The Folio Society". Each volume combines a series of critical essays on the background of its subject with a complementary A-Z section of detailed entries giving references to, and bibliographies for major authors, principal works, and important literary terms. A full chronology completes each volume and there is comprehensive cross-referencing throughout. Volume I has a crease at top corner of the front free endpaper and the dust jacket has a large crease at top corner of the front flap. All volumes are clean and bright with very minor rubbing on dust jackets. 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
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