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1. Return to Poetry. Critical Essays from Spirit. Edited by John Gilland Brunini, Francis X. Connolly and Joseph G.E. Hopkins.  New York: The Declan X. McMullen Company, 1947. 8vo, 290pp. Good cloth with worn d/j. Ex-library stamp on front free endpaper.

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2. "ALEXANDER, CALVERT. The Catholic Literary Revival. Three phases in development from 1845 to present.  Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1935. Science and Culture Series. 8vo, xv + 400pp. Good cloth. Ink and pencil to some pages. Fore-edge uncut.

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3. "ANDERSON, GEORGE K. The Literature of the Anglo-Saxons.  Oxford: Oxford University Press: Sandpiper Reprints, 1997. Reprint of the 1957 edition. 8vo, x + 432pp. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with green & white printed dustjacket. In excellent condition. As new.

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4. "ANSELMENT, RAYMOND A. 'Betwixt Jest and Earnest.' Marprelate, Milton, Marvell, Swift & the Decorum of Religious Ridicule.  Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1979. 8vo, viii + 204pp. Beige cloth with black & gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. In near fine condition. Small, neat previous owner's plate inside front cover.

Book # 0802054447
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5. "BENDER, TODD. Gerard Manley Hopkins. The Classical Background and Critical Reception of His Work.  Baltimore: The John Hopkins Press, 1966. 8vo, x + 172pp. Fine cloth with very good d/j. Ex-library stamp inside.

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6. "BENNETT, ROBERT. The Wrath of John Steinbeck or St. John Goes to Church.  Los Angeles: Albertson Press, 1939. This is No. 938 of a limited printing of 1,000 copies. Signed by the author on the limitation page. With a foreword by Lawrence Clark Powell. Illustrated by Artemis. Slim 8vo, unpaginated (20pp). Original red hardcover boards with gilt label to front cover. With tipped in frontispiece (detached but present). In very good minus condition. Contents are crisp and clean. Binding slightly shaken, with light exterior wear. Now protected in a custom-made clear Acetate dustwrapper.

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7. "BROTHER AZARIAS,. Phases of Thought and Criticism.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1892. 8vo, 274pp. Bound in new cloth with gilt title on spine. Clean interior. Sound binding.

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8. "BROTHER AZARIAS,. The Development of English Literature.  New York: D. Appleton, 1879. 8vo, 214pp + 5pp of adverts. Good cloth. Shelf-wear to covers. Minor bumping on corners. Ex-library endpapers. Clean interior text. Firm binding. A good copy of a scarce edition.

Book # MCL857
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9. "BROWN, STEPHEN S.J. A Survey of Catholic Literature.  Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1945. 8vo, ix + 250pp. Very good cloth with worn d/j protected by mylar.

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10. "BUCKLEY, VINCENT. Poetry and the Sacred.  New York: Barnes and Noble, 1968. 8vo, 244pp. Good cloth with gilt title on spine. Ex-library.

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11. "CAMERON, J.M. The Night Battle.  Baltimore: Helicon Press, 1962. 8vo, xii + 244pp. Good cloth. With gilt title on spine. Slight rubbing to extremities. Minor bumping to a few corners. Top page edges red.

Book # MCL371
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12. "DAMON-BACH, LUCINDA L. and VICTORIA CLEMENTS [EDITORS]. Catherine Maria Sedgwick. Critical Perspectives.  Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2003. 8vo, [xxxix] + 328pp. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with dustjacket. In excellent condition. As new.

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13. "DAVIS, ROBERT MURRAY. Evelyn Waugh and the Forms of His Time.  Washington D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1989. 8vo, xv + 268pp. Very good cloth with like d/j.

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14. "DILLISTONE, F.W. The Novelist and the Passion Story.  New York: Sheed & Ward, 1960. 8vo, 128pp. Very good cloth with like d/j.

Book # MCL367
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15. "DONALDSON, E. The Swan at the Well: Shakespeare Reading Chaucer.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985. 8vo, x + 166pp. Original cloth with dustjacket, in excellent condition. Book is like new. D/j has very slight rubbing to edges and is now protected in a clear Mylar wrapper.

Book # 0300033494
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16. "ECO, UMBERTO. On Literature.  New York: Harcourt, 2004. First U.S. printing. 8vo, xii + 334pp. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with dustjacket. In excellent condition. As new.

Book # 0151008124
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17. "ECO, UMBERTO. Serendipities: Language and Lunacy. [Italian Academy Lectures].  New York: Columbia University Press, 1998. 8vo, xii + 132pp. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with dustjacket. In excellent condition. As new.

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18. "ELIOT, T.S. The Frontiers of Criticism. A Lecture by T.S. Eliot Delivered at the University of Minnesota Williams Arena on April 30, 1956.  Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 1956. 'The Gideon Seymour Memorial Lecture Series.' 8vo, 20pp. Pamphlet in very good original wrappers.

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19. "ELIOT, T.S. The Varieties of Metaphysical Poetry. The Clark Lectures at Trinity College, Cambridge, 1926 and The Turnbull Lectures at The Johns Hopkins University, 1933. Edited and introduced by Ronald Schuchard.  Faber and Faber, 1993. 8vo, xii + 344pp. Very fine cloth with fine d/j.

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20. "FERRUCCI, FRANCO. The Poetics of Disguise: The Autobiography of the Work in Homer, Dante, and Shakespeare.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1980. 8vo, 178pp. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with dstjacket. In excellent condition. As new.

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21. "FORDE, NIGEL. The Lantern and the Looking Glass.  Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1997. 8vo, xii + 180pp. Very good condition. Soft cover.

Book # MCL366
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22. "FOSTER, JOSEPH R. Contemporary Christian Writers.  New York: Hawthorn, 1963. 8vo, 160pp. Cloth.

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23. "FOWLIE, WALLACE. Jacob's Night. The Religious Renascence in France. Four Essays on Péguy, Rouault, Maritain, and Myths of Modern Poetry.  New York: Sheed & Ward, 1947. 8vo, (5) + 116pp. + frontispiece. Good cloth with slightly worn d/j.

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24. "FRYE, ROLAND MUSHAT. God, Man, and Satan. Patterns of Christian Thought and Life in Paradise Lost, Pilgrim's Progress, and the Great Theologians.  Princeton University Press, 1960. 8vo, x + 184pp.

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25. "FUHRMANN, MANFRED (Editor). Terror und Spiel. Probleme der Mythenrezeption.  Munchen: Wilhelm Fink, 1971. 'Poetik und Hermeneutik, IV.' Large 8vo, 732pp. Good original wrappers. Illustrated. Sparse ink scoring. Light edge-wear to wrappers.

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26. "GABLE, MARIELLA. This is Catholic Fiction.  New York: Sheed & Ward, 1948. 8vo, 46pp. Contains an article on Bernanos and Mauriac. Pamphlet. Sparse pencil markings over pp 9-12.

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27. "GARDINER, HAROLD C. Fifty Years of the American Novel. A Christian Appraisal.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. 8vo, xvi + 304pp. Very good cloth with good d/j.

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28. "GLESS, DARRYL J. Interpretation and Theology in Spenser.  Cambridge University Press, 1994. 8vo, xiv + 274pp. Very good cloth with fine d/j.

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29. "GRACE, WILLIAM. Ideas in Milton.  Notre Dame, London: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968. 8vo, viii + 206pp. Excellent cloth wit gilt title on spine. Worn d/j.

Book # MCL386
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30. "GRAEF, HILDA. Modern Gloom and Christian Hope.  Henry Regnery Company, 1959. 8vo, viii +143pp. Very good cloth with like d/j.

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31. "HATZFELD, HELMUT. Trends & Styles in Twentieth Century French Literature.  Catholic University of America Press, 1957. 8vo, x + 262pp. Good cloth with like d/j. Institutional library stamps on title page and library pocket in rear.

Book # MCL381
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32. "HEFFERNAN, CAROL. The Melancholy Muse: Chaucer, Shakespeare and Early Medicine.  Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1995. 8vo, xiv + 184pp. Hardcover, bound in original purple quarter cloth. In excellent condition. Lke new.

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33. "HEPPENSTALL, RAYNER. The Double Image. Mutations of Christian mythology in the work of four French Catholic writers of to-day and yesterday. [Bloy, Mauriac, Claudel, and Bernanos].  London: Secker & Warburg, 1947. 8vo, 133pp. Good cloth. Ex-library.

Book # MCL380
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34. "HOEHN, MATTHEW O.S.B. Catholic Authors. Contemporary Biographical Sketches.  St. Mary's Abby, 1952. 8vo, xiv + 634pp. Good cloth. Slight bumping to corners. Ex-library.

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35. "HOEHN, MATTHEW O.S.B. Catholic Authors. Contemporary Biographical Sketches 1930-1947.  Newark: St. Mary's Abby, 1948. 8vo, xvii + 812pp. Very good cloth. Gilt title to spine. Slight rubbing to extremities.

Book # MCL390
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36. "HOFFMAN, FREDERICK. The Imagination's New Beginning.  Notre Dame: The University of Notre Dame Press, 1967. 8vo, xi + 106pp. Very good original boards.

Book # MCL392
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37. "HOPPER, STANLEY [Editor]. Spiritual Problems in Contemporary Literature.  New York : Harper and Brothers, 1957. 8vo, xvi + 298pp. Good softcover. Slight worn at extremities. Inscription by previous owner on title page.

Book # MCL393
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38. "HUTTON, JAMES. Themes of Peace in Renaissance Poetry.  Ithaca: Cornell University, 1984. 8vo, 305pp. Cloth with d/j.

Book # MCL379
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39. "JENNINGS, ELIZABETH. Christian Poetry.  New York: Hawthorn Books, 1965. 8vo, 120pp. Very good decorative cloth with good d/j.

Book # MCL65
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40. "JENNINGS, ELIZABETH. Christianity and Poetry.  London: Burns and Oates, 1965. Faith and Fact Books: 122. 8vo, 124pp. Original boards. Worn extremities.

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41. "[JONES, DAVID] SUMMERFIELD. An Introductory Guide to The Anathemata and The Sleeping Lord Sequence of David Jones.  Victoria, British Columbia: Sono Nis Press, 1979. 8vo, 192pp. Original beige cloth with gilt title to spine, in black pictorial dustjacket. The book is in near fine condition, like new. D/j has slight wear to edges and is protected in a clear Mylar wrapper.

Book # 0919462685
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42. "JULIUS, ANTHONY. T.S. Eliot, Anti-Semitism, and Literary Form.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996. 8vo, xii + 308pp. Fine soft cover.

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43. "KELLOGG, GENE. The Vital Tradition. The Catholic Novel in a Period of Convergence.  Chicago: Loyola UP, 1970. 8vo, 278pp. Very good cloth with like d/j.

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44. "KRANZ, GISBERT. Three Centuries of Christian Literature.  London: Burns and Oates, 1961. Faith and Fact Books: 119. 8vo, 176pp. Good original boards. Slight rubbing to extremities. Previous owner's inscription on front free end paper

Book # MCL402
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45. "KRIER, THERESA. Gazing on Secret Sights. Spenser, Classical Imitation, and the Decorums of Vision.  Ithica: Cornell University Press, 1990. 8vo, 258pp. Excellent cloth with gilt label on spine. Dust cover in as new condition. Interior condition fine.

Book # 0801423457
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46. "LANCTOT, AGNES. The Liturgical Concept of Life in Gerard Manley Hopkins and Paul Claudel. A Dissertation.  Notre Dame, Indiana: 1943. 4to, iv + 146pp. Good cloth. Rubbing to extremities. Slightly ex-library with usual stamps and card slot. Overall condition good.

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47. "LECOY DE LA MARCHE, A. Le Treizième Siècle, Littéraire et Scientifique.  Desclee de Brouwer & Co., 1894. A cultural history of France through the 13th century, with emphasis on literature, science, and language. 8vo, 366pp. Hardcover, bound in contemporary black quarter leather with black cloth boards, five raised bands and gilt title to spine, gilt insignia to front board. All edges gilt, with marbled endpapers. Decorative engraved title page and red ruled borders throughout. In very good condition. Binding and hinges are intact and firm. Contents are crisp, clean, and unmarked, with no signs of prior ownership. Extremities lightly worn, with small chip to head of spine. Slight tanning to pages. A lovely copy overall.

Book # N4078
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48. "LLOYD, ROGER. The Borderland. An Exploration of Theology in English Literature.  London: George Allen and Unwin, 1960. 8vo, 112pp. Excellent cloth with good d/j. Sunning to extremities of d/j.

Book # MCL405
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49. "LOW, ANTHONY. The Blaze of Noon. A Reading of Samson Agonistes.  New York, London: Columbia University Press, 1974. 8vo, ix + 236pp. Very good cloth with good d/j. D/j with slight rubbing. Interior condition very good.

Book # MCL647
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50. "LOWELL, JAMES RUSSELL. The Writings of James Russell Lowell. Riverside Edition, in 11 volumes. Prose Works & Poetical Works.  Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, and Company, 1892. Eleven 8vo volumes. Illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispieces. Bound in brown half leather over marbled boards, with five raised bands, light brown morocco title labels, gilt lettering and decoration to spines. Gilt top edges and marbled endpapers. In very good plus condition. Most pages unopened. Bindings & hinges are tight and square. Bookplates to front pastedown endpapers. Includes prose works (6 vol); poetical works (4 vol) and 'Latest Literary Essays and Addresses' (unnumbered). Uniform mild sunning to spines, light exterior wear to some volumes. An excellent set overall.

Book # N3354
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