CLUTTERBUCK, N: Dove Cottage: A Short Guide to the home of William Wordsworth, 1799-1808

Dove Cottage: A Short Guide to the home of William Wordsworth, 1799-1808, book coverClutterbuck, Nesta. Dove Cottage: A Short Guide to the home of William Wordsworth, 1799-1808. Trustees of Dove Cottage, nd. Unmarked inside. 24p. Die cut cover. Previous owner’s name on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26528) $12.00

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Illustrated throughout in color and B/W. Dove Cottage is where Wordsworth wrote much of the poetry for which he is remembered today. When he left, the cottage was occupied by Thomas de Quincey, a Wordsworth friend, for a number of years.

Dove Cottage: A Short Guide to the home of William Wordsworth, 1799-1808, inside pages

DANTE: Dante Alighieri: Three Lectures

Dante Alighieri: Three Lectures, coverGertrude Clarke Whittaill Poetry and Literature Fund. Dante Alighieri: Three Lectures. Washington DC: LIbrary of Congress, 1965. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26461) $12.00

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Includes “The Interest in Dante Shown by Nineteenth Century American Men of Letters” by J. Chesley Mathews;

“On Reading Dante in 1965: The Divine Comedy as a ‘Bridge Across Time'” by Francis Fergusson;

“The Relevance of the Inferno” by John Ciardi. 53p. Measures 6×9.25 inches.

Dante (1265-1321) was a major Italian poet of the Late Middle Ages. His Divine Comedy is widely considered the greatest literary work composed in the Italian language.

Dante Alighieri: Three Lectures, title page

MACKENZIE, A: Shakespeare Quiz Book (Collins Quiz Books)

Shakespeare Quiz Book (Collins Quiz Books), book coverMacKenzie, Alexander. Shakespeare Quiz Book (Collins Quiz Books). London and Glasgow: Collins, 1964. Unmarked. Decorations by Ian T. Morison. Some edge wear. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26149) $12.00

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432 questions and answers arranged in 38 sections. Also 60 essay and discussion subjects. Comprehensive index of Shakespeare’s characters. 48p. Measures 7.25×10 inches.

RILKE, RM: Letters on Cézanne

Rilke, Rainer Maria. Letters on Cézanne. Fromm International, 1986. ISBN: 0880640227. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26122) $12.00

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Second edition. Translated by Joel Agee. 98p. Letters written to Rilke’s wife, Clara. Show how the painter inspired Rilke, the poet, in his own creative efforts.

RIVERS, L: What Did I Do?: The Unauthorized Autobiography Larry Rivers With Arnold Weinstein

Rivers, Larry; Weinstein, Arnold. What Did I Do?: The Unauthorized Autobiography Larry Rivers With Arnold Weinstein. Harper Collins, 1992. ISBN: 0060190078. Unmarked text. Remainder mark on edge. Previous owners book information on blank end page. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26047) $16.00

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Deckled edges. 16 pages of color and 130 B/W illustrations. Rivers offers a humorous take on his own life. Topics include his Bronx childhood, his jazz career, his legendary excesses, his brief stint in the military, etc.

CSULB ODYSSEY PROJECT: In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers

In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers, book coverYun, Lawrence T; Perez, Tim. In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers. CSULB Odyssey Project, 1998. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26022) $18.00

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Collaborations include Rene Diedrich and Elizabeth Casuga, Todd Fox and Marleen Ruberstein, Rita Mitzner and Lawrence T. Yun, Tim Perez and Glenn Bach, and others. 28p. B/W illustrations throughout.

In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers, images