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Thomas Hardy: The "Dream-Country" of his Fiction. Signed copy.

By: (HARDY) ALEXANDER, ANNE:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Vision/ Barnes & Noble. 1987 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68372


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Light scratches to front. Not price clipped). Small marks to fore edge. Author’s signature to main title page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 190pp. The author examines Hardy’s process of the creation of his semi-real world of Wessex. View more info

Thomas Hardy. The Poetic Structure. (Novelists and Their World). Signed and dedicated copy.

By: (HARDY) BROOKS, JEAN:

Price: £23.00

Publisher: Elek. London. 1971 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69634


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly rubbed at edges. Reinforced inside. Not price clipped). Neat inscription from author to main title page. Author’s letter loose in front. Else a clean and tight copy. 336pp. This comprehensive study of his work gives a balanced view of Hardy’s total achievement. The author begins wi... View more info

Thomas Hardy and British Poetry.

By: (HARDY) DAVIE, DONALD:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul. 1973 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69850


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly faded. Reinforced inside with brown sticky tape. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Relevant newspaper clipping loose in back. 192pp. "Professor Davie argues that in British poetry of the last 50 years the most far-reaching influence, for good or ill, has been not Yeats, still less Eliot or... View more info

Thomas Hardy. A Study of the Wessex Novels, the Poems and the Dynasts.

By: (HARDY) DUFFIN, H.C.:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press 1967 3rd ed. repr.:

Seller ID: 68076


Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened. Not price clipped). Spine slightly faded. Else a clean and tight copy. 356pp. The author examines, first the several aspects of Mr.Hardy’s craftsmanship, and devotes the second half of his book to Hardy’s philosophy of life. This is a reprint of the re-written and much expanded third edition. View more info

The Second Mrs.Hardy. Signed copy.

By: (HARDY) GITTINGS, ROBERT / MANTON, JO:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Heinemann/ Univ.of Washington Press 1979 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68370


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maroon endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Price clipped). Signed by authors on main title page. A clean and tight copy. 150pp. With 16 b/w photographs. "Thomas Hardy married his second wife, Florence Emily Dugdale, when he was in his seventies, and she nearly forty years younger" A very interesting book, Florence&... View more info

The Older Hardy. By the author of Young Thomas Hardy. Signed copy.

By: (HARDY) GITTINGS, ROBERT:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Heinemann 1978 (1st.):

Seller ID: 68378


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Green endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). Signed by author on main title page. A clean and tight copy. 244pp. With b/w photographs. An outstanding literary biography, reveals Hardy’s sources of inspiration and sadness. "This is the second volume about Hardy’s life, and explores the dee... View more info

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One Rare Fair Woman. Thomas Hardy’s letters to Florence Henniker. 1893 - 1922.

By: (HARDY) HARDY, EVELYN / PINION, F.B.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Macmillan 1972 (1st.):

Seller ID: 78285


Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 ins. In light blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; some rubbing marks and minor darkening, Not price clipped). Cloth clean with some light rubbing to corners. Pages slightly tanned throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. A.L.S. (Editor’s letter) loose in front. 221pp; 7 photo. plts; Facs. letters; Letters to Florence Henniker from Thomas Hardy which show the origin... View more info

The Countryman’s Ear. And other essays on Thomas Hardy.

By: (HARDY) HARDY, EVELYN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tabb House. Padstow 1982 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 53632


In olive green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. Brown endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine and front slightly faded. Small marks to spine). Price clipped. 100pp.8 b/w plates, incl. portrait. Excellent insight into the Life & Work of Thomas Hardy - perhaps the greatest of the 19th Century Regional Novelists View more info

Thomas Hardy. O.M. The Man, His Works, and the Land of Wessex.

By: (HARDY) HOLLAND, CLIVE:

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins. London. 1933 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 64607


Tall 8vo. In blue cloth covers lettered in dark blue to spine and front. Map on endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Corners slightly bumped. Inscription to front endpaper, dated ‘33. Occasional neat pencil underlinings. Else a clean and tight copy. 320pp. Portrait & num.full-page drawings of Wessex views by DOUGLAS SNOWDEN. View more info

The World of Thomas Hardy. Collected Papers on his Works.

By: (HARDY) MAEKAWA, TETSUWO:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bundo-Sha. 1973:

Seller ID: 53954


Soft blue paper covers. . In very good condition. Covers slightly browned at edges. 63pp "Time" in Thos.Hardy and Tess.. (2) Hardy’s religious views. (3) Hardy’s dark-haired Iseult. (4) Hardy’s Jude the Obscure: A study in structure. View more info

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Thomas Hardy’s “Studies, Specimens etc.” Notebook.

By: (HARDY) MILLGATE, MICHAEL / DALZIEL, PAMELA (ed):

Price: £135.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press Oxford 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69632


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 164pp. Facsimile page as frontispiece. Although containing early material copied from earlier notebooks, this is a late working notebook devoted to verse and to Hardy’s ideas for new poems. Meticulously edited with full scholarly annotation. View more info

Landscape Poets: Thomas Hardy. Selected and introduced by Peter Porter. Photographs by John Hedgecoe.

By: (HARDY) PORTER, PETER (ed):

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. London. 1981 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 74083


Size 6.75 x 9.25 inches. In orange cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 128pp. With b/w photographs. This anthology covers the broad span of Hardy’s poetic achievement, from the evocative Cornish scenes of his courtship and the Wessex poems to the incomparable later laments. Although much has changed since Hardy’s day, much is still the... View more info

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The Gates Along the Path. Poems by Thomas Hardy. Illustrated by Norman Stevens.

By: (HARDY) STEVENS, NORMAN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Terra Nova Editions. 1979 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 79602


Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; corners reinforced inside. Not price clipped).Bookplate and bookseller/binders label to endpapers “Paul Latcham,” & “The Hereford Bookshop.” A very clean and tight copy. Unpaginated. With b/w illustrations. Some poems by Thomas Hardy, with landscape illustrations in b/w by Norman Stevens. View more info

Thomas Hardy's Correspondence at Max Gate. A Descriptive Checklist.

By: (HARDY) WEBER, C.& C.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Colby College Press. Maine. 1968 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69477


Size 6.0 x 9.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (dw; Small marks. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 238pp. A chronological checklist of the five thousand personal copies of letters housed in the Dorset County Museum each with a note on its content. View more info

Hardy Of Wessex. His Life and Literary Career.

By: (HARDY) WEBER, CARL J.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Columbia Univ. Press. New York 1965 revised.:

Seller ID: 64648


Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened. Foxing spots and handling marks. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips. Red ink and pencil annotations to back fly leaf. Not price clipped). Letter from author tipped in to front endpaper. Occasional pencil annotations throughout and to back endpaper. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 3... View more info

Hardy and the Lady From Madison Square. The Story of a literary friendship, with many letters from the famous novelist now published for the first time. Signed inscribed copy. Colby College Monograph No.20.

By: (HARDY) WEBER, CARL J.:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Waterville, Maine. Colby College Press 1952 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68377


Size 6.25 x 9.25 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Spine faded. Front detached, but intact, with old sticky tape. Not price clipped). Author’s personal inscription to front endpaper, dated 1964.Else a clean and tight copy. 264 pp. The story of Hardy’s friendship with Rebekah Owen. The friendship flourished with her admiration of Hardys novels, but cooled with her lack of ... View more info

The First Hundred Years of Thomas Hardy. 1840-1940. A Centenary Bibliography.

By: (HARDY) WEBER,C.J:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: NY: Russell & Russell 1969:

Seller ID: 53118


In original grey cloth with red to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; a little rubbed and faded with small tear on bottom front edge. In removable plastic cover). A clean tight copy. 276pp; Bibliography of works about Hardy published up to and including his Centenary in 1940. Re-issued in 1969. View more info

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The Part Played by Architecture in the Life and Work of Thomas Hardy (With particular reference to the Novels.) Together with a Biography of ‘Thomas Hardy as an Architect.’ Signed By The Author.

By: BEATTY, CLAUDIUS J. P.:

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Plush, Dorset, Plush Publishing, 2004:

Seller ID: 79311


Large paperback, approx 11.5 x 8 inches. Glossy green paperback covers with black lettering and colour photo illustration to front. In very good near fine condition. Author’s presentation inscription to preliminary title page “To Maureen Keats, with best wishes from Claudius Beatty”. Else very clean and tight. 11pp; b/w Illustration on front cover. Beatty’s Degree Thesis for 1963 & Monograph on Hardy’s career in Architecture giving dates... View more info

Hardy Country. Introduction and captions by Gordon Beningfield. Text by Anthea Zeman.

By: BENINGFIELD, GORDON:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Allen Lane. 1983 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70574


Size 10.75 x 10.25 inches. In cream cloth covers with brown lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to front. Price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 141pp. With colour and b/w illustrations. Beautifully illustrated depiction of the Dorset of Thomas Hardy, drawn and painted by Gordon Beningfield. View more info

Hardy Country. Introduction and captions by Gordon Beningfield. Text by Anthea Zeman.

By: BENINGFIELD, GORDON:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Allen Lane. 1983 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71149


Size 10.75 x 10.25 inches. In cream cloth covers with brown lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to front. Price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 141pp. With colour and b/w illustrations. Beautifully illustrated depiction of the Dorset of Thomas Hardy, drawn and painted by Gordon Beningfield. View more info