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Hungarian Metrics: Some Linguistic Aspects of Lambic Verse

By: Andrew Kerek

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bloomington, USA, Indiana University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008170

ISBN: 0877501637

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 186. Scratched covers. View more info

Approaches to Theories for Nonverbal Signs

By: Annemarie Lange-Seidl

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009658

ISBN: 9031601454

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 58. Slightly scratched cover. View more info

Five Seventeenth-century Poets: Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Marvell, Vaughan

By: Brijraj Singh (edited, with an introduction, Commentaries and notes)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010098

ISBN: 0195628004

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 309. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

Shakespeare's Wide and Universal Stage

By: C.B. Cox and D.J. Palmer (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Manchester, UK, Manchester University Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006355

ISBN: 0719010756

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 239. View more info

Principles of Semiotic

By: D.S. Clarke, Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge and Kegal Paul: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007796

ISBN: 0710211368

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 174. View more info

Sign and Subject: Semiotic and Psychoanalytic Investigations Into Poetry

By: Daniel Laferriere

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006439

ISBN: 9031601381

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 103. View more info

Vicaradipa of Bhagavatkavi (A Critical Study): With critical edition, Introduction, translation and Notes

By: Dr Nina Bhavnagari

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013441

ISBN: 8180900983

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 372. View more info

The Bounds of Interpretation: Linguistic Theory and Literary Text

By: Ellen Schauber and Ellen Spolsky

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, USA, Stanford University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007522

ISBN: 0804713006

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 227. View more info

The Poetry of American Women from 1632 to 1945

By: Emily Stripes Watts

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004175

ISBN: 0292764359

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 233. View more info

Words and Things: An Examination of, and an Attack on, Linguistic Philosophy

By: Ernest Gellner; with a Foreword By Bertrand Russell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge and Kegal Paul: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038396

ISBN: 0-7100-0285-8

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 307. View more info

Terence and the Language of Roman Comedy

By: Evangelos Karakasis

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012797

ISBN: 0521842980

Condition: New


This book offers a comprehensive examination of the language of Roman comedy in general and that of Terence in particular. The study explores Terence’s use of language to differentiate his characters and his language in relation to the language of the comic fragments of the palliata, the togata and the atellana. Linguistic categories in the Terentian corpus explored include colloquialisms, archaisms, hellenisms and idiolectal features. Terence is shown to give his old men an old-fashioned and verbose tone, while low characters are represented as using colloquial diction. An examination of Eu... View more info

Versification and Composition in Marina Cvetaeva's Pereulocki (PdR Press Publications on Marina Cvetaeva 1)

By: G.S. Smith

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Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015480

ISBN: 9031600423

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 36. View more info

Semiotic Praxis: Studies in Pertinance and in the Means of Expression and Communication

By: Georges Mounin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Plenum Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007689

ISBN: 0306417677

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 262. Slightly bumped. View more info

Literary Diseases: Theme and Metaphor in the Italian Novel

By: Gian-Paolo Biasin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006410

ISBN: 0292746148

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 178. View more info

After Metaphysics: Toward a Grammar of Interaction and Discourse

By: Harvey Sarles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008031

ISBN: 9031601349

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 286. Slightly bumped and scratched. View more info

Doktor Faustus Und Doktor Schiwago (PdR Press Publications in Boris Pasternak 2)

By: Henrik Birnbaum

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015469

ISBN: 903160092X

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 66. Slightly soiled covers. View more info

Einfuhrung in Die Siedlungsarchaologie

By: Herbert Jankuhn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Walter De Gruyter: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007893

ISBN: 3110047527

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 215. View more info

Jonathan Swift: The Battle of the Books: Eine Historische-Kritische Ausgabe Mit Literarhistorischer Einleitung Und Kommentar

By: Hermann Josef Real

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Walter De Gruyter: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007222

ISBN: 3110069857

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 219. View more info

Russian Verse Theory Since 1960: A Commentary and Bibliography (PdR Press Publications in Russian Poetics 2)

By: Ian K. Lilly and Barry P. Scherr

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015474

ISBN: 9031601012

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 44. Slightly soiled covers. View more info

Goethe: Portrait of the Artist

By: Ilse Graham

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Walter De Gruyter: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005291

ISBN: 3110069288

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 388. View more info

A Transformational Analysis of the Syntax of Aelfric's Lives of Saints

By: J.A. Johnson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands, Mouton & Co.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005993

ISBN: 9027930848

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 111. View more info

History and Development of Prakrit Literature

By: J.C. Jain

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007373

ISBN: 8173045372

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 520. View more info

Guide to Japanese Poetry: Second Edition

By: J.Thomas Rimer and Robert E. Morrell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, USA, G.K. Hall & Co.: 1984

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 017197

ISBN: 0816186065

Condition: As New


Printed pages: 212. View more info

Representation and Reasoning: Proceedings of the Stuttgart Conference Workshop on Discourse Representation, Dialogue Tableaux and Logic Programming (Sprache Und Information Series: Volume 19)

By: Jakob Ph. Hoepelman (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tubingen, Germany, Max Niemeyer Verlag: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006661

ISBN: 3484319194

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 175. View more info

The Metrical and Rhythmical Typology of K.K. Slucevskij's Poetry (PdR Press Publications in K.K. Slucevskij 1)

By: James Bailey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands, The Peter De Ridder Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015486

ISBN: 9031600512

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 29. Slightly soiled covers. View more info

Unlocking the Text: Fundamental Issues in Literary Theory

By: Jeremy Hawthorn

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Publisher: London, UK, Edward Arnold: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007017

ISBN: 0713164271

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 138. View more info

Framing the Sign: Criticism and Its Institutions

By: Jonathan Culler

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Publisher: Oxford, UK, Basil Blackwell: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003978

ISBN: 0631158952

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 248. View more info

Craftsmanship in Context: The Development of Ben Jonson's Poetry

By: Judith Kegan Gardiner

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands, Mouton & Co.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006311

ISBN: 9027931917

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Pancatantra: Recent Researches In Indian Archaeology: Dr Channabasappa S.Patil Commemoration Volume: Set of 2 Vols.

By: K.M.Suresh, C.T.M.Kotraiah and S.Y.Somashekhar (eds.)

Price: $103.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, BHaratiya Kala Prakashan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018910

ISBN: 8180901009

Condition: New


Printed pages: 502 alongwith numerous figures and coloured & b/w plates. View more info

Text and Interpretation: The Indian Tradition

By: Kapil Kapoor

Price: $10.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012602

ISBN: 8124603375

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Printed Pages: 229 with folding tables. View more info

A Wilderness of Possibilities: Urdu Studies in Transnational Perspective

By: Kathryn Hansen and David Lelyveld (eds.)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014015

ISBN: 0195670205

Condition: New


Over the past forty years the study of Urdu literature has played a dynamic role in contemporary discourses on culture and history, reaching out to a far-flung international community of scholars. The ten essays in this volume, assembled for Professor C. M. Naim, a pioneer of Urdu studies in the United States, exemplify the changing place of Urdu in the world today. They discuss diverse aspects of Urdu and Persian literature and poetry, between the sixteenth and twentieth centuries. The focus is mainly on Urdu poetry offering a comprehensive introduction to the sociology, culture and politics ... View more info

D.H. Lawrence: A Calendar of His Works With Checklist of the Manuscripts of D.H. Lawrence By Lindeth Vasey

By: Keith Sagar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010286

ISBN: 0292715196

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 303. Bumped corners. View more info

Yama: The Glorious Lord of the Other World

By: Kusum P. Merh

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014040

ISBN: 812460066X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 318 with numerous b/w plates. View more info

Thomas Dekker's "A Knight's Conjuring (1607)": A Critical Edition

By: Larry M. Robbins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands, Mouton & Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038169

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 241. View more info

The Frontiers of Literature

By: Laurence Lerner

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Publisher: Oxford, UK, Basil Blackwell: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003974

ISBN: 0631149678

Condition: As New


Printed Pages: 298. View more info

Literature: Structure, Sound and Sense

By: Laurence Perrine with the Assistance of Thomas R. Arp

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Diego, California, USA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers: 1988

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 007596

ISBN: 0155511084

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 1463. View more info

Character and Characterization in Shakespeare

By: Leo Kirschbaum

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Publisher: New York, USA, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 015568

ISBN: 0814311806

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 177. Scratched cover. View more info

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The Devotional Poetry of Svami Haridas: A Study of Early Braj Bhasa Verse

By: Lucy L. Rosenstein

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001360

ISBN: 9069801027

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 434. View more info

Literature: Experience and Meaning

By: Martha McGowan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Diego, California, USA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007862

ISBN: 0155510843

Condition: Very Good


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Semiotics 1980

By: Michael Herzfeld and Margot D. Lenhart

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Plenum Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009587

ISBN: 0306408279

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 606. Slightly torn dust-jacket. View more info

Precious Bane: Collins and the Miltonic Legacy

By: Paul S. Sherwin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008407

ISBN: 0292764383

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 137. Slightly scratched dust-jacket. View more info

Semiology

By: Pierre Guiraud

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge and Kegal Paul: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009654

ISBN: 0710080115

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 115. View more info

Essays in Indian Philosophy, Religion and Literature

By: Piotr Balcerowicz and Marek Mejor (eds.); Assistant Editor: Anna Trynkowska

Price: $22.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 013261

ISBN: 8120819780

Condition: New


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Rasa in Aesthetics: An Application of Rasa Theory to Modern Western Literature

By: Priyadarshi Patnaik; Foreword By K. Krishnamoorthy

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 003442

ISBN: 8124600813

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Contribution of Ramacandra Pandita to Sanskrit Literature

By: Prof. Dr M.L. Wadekar (ed.)

Price: $5.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013440

ISBN: 8180900991

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Printed Pages: 139. View more info

The Papyrus Fragments of Sophocles: An Edition with Prolegomena and Commentary

By: Richard Carden; with a Contribution By W.S. Barrett

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Walter De Gruyter: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039334

ISBN: 3-11-003833-1

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 279. View more info

Yeats: An Annual of Critical and Textual Studies: Volume I: 1983

By: Richard J. Finneran (ed.)

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, USA, Cornell University Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006850

ISBN: 0801416353

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Possible Worlds: The Idea of Happiness in the Utopian Vision of Louis-Sébastien Mercier

By: Riikka Forsström

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2002

Seller ID: 115947

ISBN: 9517463553

Condition: New


In searching for answers for the problem of evil and the conditions of happiness on earth in his contemporary society, Louis-Sébastien Mercier 's utopia offers a generally valid analysis concerning the means and aims of a happy life. On the other hand, the present study indicates that Mercier 's vision of the "best of possible worlds" also reveals a great deal about the reasons why the prevailing eighteenth-century conception of happiness already contained the seeds of its own destruction. This investigation sheds light on Mercier 's utopian vision both as critical mirror image analyz... View more info

Karl Buhler: Semiotic Foundations of Language Theory

By: Robert E. Innis

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Plenum Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007518

ISBN: 0306407914

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 176. Torn dust-jacket. View more info

Inlaws/Outlaws: A Semiotics of Systematic Interaction: "Robin Hood" and the "King's Law" (Studies in Semiotics Series)

By: Roberta Kevelson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, USA, Indiana University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009288

ISBN: 0877502048

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 100. Scratched covers. View more info