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Eighteenth Century Literary Ladies

Eighteenth Century Literary Ladies

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Representations Number 16
1 Representations Number 16
Berkeley University of California Press 1986 Paper Wrappers Near Fine 
166pp, bright clean copy. includes Julia L. Epstein: Writing the Unspeakable: Fanny Burney's Mastectomy and the Fictive Body', article is 36pp long. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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2 AUSTEN (Jane) Sense and Sensibility
London Macmillan 1898 Reprint Hard Back Good 
xvi+341pp, all edge gilt, red cloth with attractive gilt decoration to front cover and spine, spine faded but design still clear, small mark to top of spine, tips of spine bumped with couple of small nicks to cloth, corners bumped, small mark in margins effecting pages viiii and ix, light browning to text block, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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3 AUSTEN (Jane) JEROME (Helen) Pride and Prejudice. Theatre programme for dramatisation by Helen Jerome.
Paper Wrappers Very Good Rex Whistler 
St. James's Theatre, London, performance 1st June 1936. 20pp, AUTOGRAPHED by three of the leading performers Athole Stewart, Hugh Williams, and Dorothy Hyson, illustrated with photographes of the leading actors. The producer was Gilbert Miller, and the entire production was designed by Rex Whistler, the front cover was illustrated by Rex Whistler, staples rusty, split of just over an inch at foot of spine, pencil markings to cast list to indicate changes in the cast, also includes newspaper clipping depicting Dorthoy Tyson and John Tedd as Mr Bingley and Jane Bennet. Advertising in the programme includes a picture of Ivor Novello endorsing the McMichael Radiogramophone. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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4 Austen, Caroline. My Aunt Jane Austen. A Memoir.
London Jane Austen Society 1952 Paper Wrappers Good 
22pp, illustrated 5pp, ownership inscription, light foxing to end pages, several small nicks to edge of covers but no loss,some wrinkling to back cover. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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5 Austen-Leigh (Emma). Jane Austen and Bath
London Spottiswoode, Ballantyne and Co. 1939 Second Edition Paper Wrappers Very Good 
53pp, x+54pp, illustrated plates, fadin to spine, bright clean copy. This copy is protected with a piece of parchment, a piece of a legal document. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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6 Austen-Leigh(William & Richard Arthur) [revised & enlarged by Deidre Le Faye]: Jane Austen A Family Record
London The British Library 1989 Paper Wrappers Very Good 
xxiv, 326pp, minor wear to covers. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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7 BATEY (Mavis) Jane Austen and the English Landscape
London Barn Elms 1996 First Edition Hard Back Very Good + Very Good + 
135pp, well illustrated, many in colour, with light creasing to edge of dust wrappneat clean copy.er. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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8 BUSH (Douglas) Jane Austen
London Macmillan 1975 First U. K. Edition Hard Back Good Good 
205pp, top edge dusty, spine of dust wrapper sunned and slightl soiled but title clear, light rubbing and creasing to edges with a couple of small nicks. Masters Of World Literature 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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9 Butts, Dennis Mistress of Our Tears : A Literary and Bibliographical Study of Barbara Hofland
Aldershot Scolar Press For Navy Records Society 1992 0859679179 / 9780859679176 Hard Back Fine Fine 
127pp, with dust wrapper, 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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10 Clemenceau-Jacquemaire (Madeleine ) [translated by Laurence Vail] The Life of Madame Roland
London Longmans, Green & Co. 1930 First Edition Hard Back Very Good 
345pp, illustrated 23 plates, tips of spine bumped, some browning to end pages, foxing to foredge and to back end page, top edge dusty and foxed, text bright, binding tight, overall neat clean copy. Also has book plate of collector Estelle Williams on front paste down. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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11 Clemenceau-Jacquemaire (Madeleine ) [translated by Laurence Vail] The Life of Madame Roland
London Longmans, Green & Co. 1930 First Edition Hard Back Good 
345pp, illustrated 23 plates, tips of spine bumped, spine faded and soiled, foxing to redgee and light foxing to end pages, text clean, binding tight, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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12 Cutting-Gray (Joanne) Woman as 'Nobody' and the Novels of Fanny Burney
Gainesville University Press of Florida 1992 081301106X / 9780813011066 Hard Back Fine Fine 
169pp, with dust wrapper, bright clean copy with no markings or annotations. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 DAVIES (R.T.) BEATTY (B.G.) Editors Literature of The Romantic Period 1750 - 1850.
Liverpool Liverpool University Press 1976 0853233535 / 9780853233534 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
xi+212pp, foxing to foredge, ownership signature, spine dust wrapper shows some discolouration, several small tears to dust wrapper and miniscule loss at folds of dust wrapper, overall neat clean copy. Includes chapter on Jane Austen. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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14 EDWARDS (Anne-Marie) In the Steps of Jane Austen
Ashurst Arcady Books 1985 Second Edition Enlarged & Illustrated Near Fine Signed by Author
188pp, illustrated. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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15 FREEMAN (Kathleen) T'Other Miss Austen
London Macdonald 1956 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good + 
224pp, illustrated 12pp, spine dust wrapper discoloured but title still clear, very small loss to dust wrapper. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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16 GIBBS (Lewis) The Admirable Lady Mary: THe Life & Times of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu 1689-1762
London Dent 1949 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good 
viii, 255pp, illustrated 16pp, dust wrapper chipped. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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17 Hamel (Frank) An Eighteenth-Century Marquise: A Study of Emilie du Châtelet and Her Times
London Stanley Paul Hard Back Good 
384pp, illustrated 17 plates, gilt decorative motif to front cover, not dated by preface dated 1910 and ownership signature on front end page dated 1913, tissue guard to frontis piece torn, foredge foxed, some foxing mainly confined to pages towards the back and front, stain to bottom coner front end page and corresponding mark to bottom corner front paste down, spine slightly faded, minor spotting to covers, overall good sound copy. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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18 HILL (Constance) Maria Edgeworth and Her Circle in the Days of Buonaparte and Bourbon
London John Lane The Bodley Head 1910 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Ellen G. Hill 
xviii+301pp plus 16pp of publishers catalogue, illustrated, gilt decorated cover and spine, top edge gilt, spine slight faded but title and decoration still clear, front cover bright and clean, foxing to prelims and end pages, intermittent foxing in text occasionaly heavy, tipex on front paste down, inscribed 'To Ella on her marriage from her affectionate friends the author and illustrator. May 1930', 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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19 Johnson ( R Brimley ) Edited with an Introduction By Fanny Burney and the Burneys
London Stanley Paul 1926 Hard Back Very Good 
407pp, illustrated, frontis piece loose, browning and some foxing to foredge, tips of spine minor marking to covers. This copy belionged to the fashion designer Hardy Amies and has his signature on the free end paper and his personalsied book plate.on the front paste down. The book plate shows a bust of an 18th century man, possibly Sheridan as there are the works of Sheridan by the side of the bust, a dress makers dummy , works on fashion, the financial times etc. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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20 Liddell, Robert The Novels of Jane Austen
London Longmans 1963 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
174pp, ownership signature, light edge wear to dust wrapper. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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