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The Little Girls. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964,: 1964

Seller ID: 670


BOWEN, Elizabeth. The Little Girls. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First U.S. Edition. Pp (10),3-[307],(5). 8vo (150 x 217 mm), blue cloth, gilt decoration to front board, gilt lettering and red decorations to spine. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer. "Elizabeth Bowen offers her new novel as a comedy. It is not autobiographical; it is anti-nostalgic. It could be called a cautionary tale. Set in present-day England, The Little Girls is about thre... View more info

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Collected Impressions. First Edition

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., 1950,: 1950

Seller ID: 727


BOWEN, Elizabeth. Collected Impressions. London, New York, Toronto : Longmans, Green and Co., (1950). First Edition. Pp. (6),v-x,(3),3-269,(3). 8vo (145 x 222 mm), blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). Foreword. Arranged in six parts: I. Prefaces. Uncle Silas The Flaubert Omnibus. The Faber Book of Modern Short Stories The Demon Lover (The American Edition) The Blaze of Noon. II. Reviews. Women. Vario... View more info

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A Time in Rome. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Longmans, 1960,: 1960

Seller ID: 676


BOWEN, Elizabeth. A Time in Rome. (London) : Longmans, (1960). First Edition. Pp. (8),1-169,(3). With 2 maps in the text. 8vo (146 x 220 mm), rust cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). "Italy, and Rome in particular, has always evoked a strong response in English artists and writers, and it was a fortunate chance that Elizabeth Bowen, with a 'sum of time to spend', should have decided to pass it in this city. A Time in Rome, though the direct result of her... View more info

Eva Trout or Changing Scenes. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1968,: 1968

Seller ID: 9224


BOWEN, Elizabeth. Eva Trout or Changing Scenes. New York : Alfred A. Kopf, 1968. First American Edition. Pp (14),[3]-302,(6). 8vo (152 x 218 mm), green cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). "In Eva Trout the extraordinary gifts that make Eiizabeth Bowen one of the finest of living novelists are more than ever manifest. Her new novel is a triumph. She describes it as a "tragi-comedy," which differs from her others in that it' "follows the fort... View more info

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The Little Girls. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1964,: 1964

Seller ID: 86812


BOWEN, Elizabeth. The Little Girls. London : Jonathan Cape, (1964). First Edition. Pp (6),[1]-277,(5). 8vo (135 x 194 mm), yellow cloth, silver lettering to spine, top edge dyed maroon. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen (1899-1973) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer. "In 1914 they had been eleven years old - Dicey, Mumbo and Sheikie. Nearly fifty years have gone by since they met at St Agatha's, a day school on the South Coast. One of them, Dicey, a beauty to whom time has so far done little, deliberately convenes the other two - Clare, a successful care... View more info

Eva Trout or Changing Scenes. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1968,:

Seller ID: 116268


BOWEN, Elizabeth. Eva Trout or Changing Scenes. New York : Alfred A. Kopf, 1968. First American Edition. Pp (14),[3]-302,(6). 8vo (152 x 218 mm), green cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). "In Eva Trout the extraordinary gifts that make Eiizabeth Bowen one of the finest ofliving novelists are more than ever manifest. Her new novel is a triumph. She describes it as a "tragi-comedy," which differs from her others in thatit' "follows the fortunes of one character along whose line ... View more info

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English Novelists. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BOWEN, Elizabeth Britain in Pictures

Price: $20.00

Publisher: William Collins, 1942,:

Seller ID: 616


BOWEN, Elizabeth. English Novelists. With 8 Plates in Colour and 19 Illustrations in Black & White. London : William Collins, 1942. First Edition. Pp.(6),7- [48] + 8 pages of colour illustrations . With other illustrations in the text. 8vo (165 x 228 mm), brown illustrated paper-covered boards. Sellery and Harris A12a. In the Britain in Pictures series. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). "It may be said with truth that the panorama of everyday English life unfolds itself to the ... View more info

Love's Civil War : Elizabeth Bowen and Charles Ritchie : Letters and Diaries 1941-1973.

By: GLENDINNING, Victoria, with Judith ROBERTSON (eds.). BOWEN, Elizabeth RITCHIE, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9780771035661:

Seller ID: 94085


GLENDINNING, Victoria, with Judith ROBERTSON (eds.). Love's Civil War : Elizabeth Bowen and Charles Ritchie : Letters and Diaries 1941-1973. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (2008). First Printing. Pp (6),1-489,(1),+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, grey cloth, silver lettering to spine. “The Anglo-Irishnovelist Elizabeth Bowen and the Canadian diplomat Charles Ritchie met at a christening in London, England, in 1941, and fell in love. She was married at the time, but Ritchie quickly became the centre of her life. A few years afterward, he married his cousin Sylvia. Then, just four years later, in... View more info

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The Stories of William Sansom. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SANSOM, William BOWEN, Elizabeth (ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hogarth Press, London, 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 159


SANSOM, William. The Stories of William Sansom. With an Introduction by Elizabeth Bowen. (London) : The Hogarth Press, (1963). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-[422],(2). 8vo [142 x 220 mm], black cloth, gilt lettering to maroon panel to spine, top edge dyed maroon. William Norman Trevor Sansom, FRSL (b. January 18, 1912, London – d. April 20, 1976, London). Jacket design by John Woodcock. "For this volume, Mr Sansom has drawn upcn eight volumes of his stories, and selected some thirty of the best. He is a writer of unusual versatility in this genre: his imag... View more info

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Anthony Trollope : A New Judgement. First Edition

By: TROLLOPE, Anthony). BOWEN, Elizabeth BOWEN, Elizabeth

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London, 1946,: 1946

Seller ID: 675


BOWEN, Elizabeth. Anthony Trollope : A New Judgement. New York and London : Oxford University Press, 1946. First Edition. Pp (8),3-35,(3). including portrait frontispiece, illustrations. 12mo (115 x 159 mm), "marbled" cardcovers, with French flaps. Sellery & Harris A16b. Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (b. June 7, 1899, Dublin - d. February 22, 1973, London). A play broadcast by the BBC in 1945. Very nicely printed. Very light edge wear, else very good. NOTE: Shipping may be less for this wee item 40.00 View more info