The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.0484 Wednesday, 16 March 2005
From: Al Magary <
Date: Tuesday, 15 Mar 2005 23:12:16 -0800
Subject: Oxford UP Sale
Oxford UP has a nice sale online, including some Shakespeare and fat
reference books: http://www.us.oup.com/us/catalog/24507/?view=usa
Oxford Companion to Shakespeare, ed. Michael Dobson and Stanley Wells
(2001; hardcover; 576 pp.), reg. $60, sale $32.95.
Shakespeare: For All Time, by Stanley Wells (2003; hardback; 480 pp.),
reg. $40, sale $25.
A Shakespeare Glossary, by C.T. Onions, rev. Robert D. Eagleson (3rd
ed.; paperback; 1986; 360 pp.), reg. $25, sale $14.
Oxford School Shakespeare Set (8 vols.; 2003; paperback), reg. $71.60,
sale $29.95; incl Macbeth, Hamlet, Much Ado, R&J, MND, TN, A&C, Tempest.
Also: individual eds. of A&C, Coriolanus, Hamlet, Lear, MM, MND,
Othello, R2, R&J, WT, reg. $7.95 each, sale $6.45 each (also older R2, $4).
The Best of Shakespeare: Retellings of 10 Classic Plays, by E. Nesbit
(1999; paperback; 112 pp.), reg. $9.95, sale $7.
English Literature Set (Oxford Chronology of English Literature and
Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 vols.; 2003; hardcover), reg.
$400, sale $135.
The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, by Elizabeth Knowles (2001;
hardcover; 1232 pp.), reg. $55,sale $17.50.
The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology, by C.T. Onions, with G.W.S.
Friedrichsen and R.W. Burchfield (1966; hardcover; 1042 pp.), reg. $75,
Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, CD-ROM, Windows v. 2.0 (5th ed.,
2003), reg. $125, sale $75.
Oxford Companion to Classical Literature, by M.C. Howatson (2nd ed.,
1989; hardcover; 640 pp.), reg. $70, sale $17.95.
The Mapmaker's Quest: Depicting New Worlds in Renaissance Europe (2003;
hardcover; 256 pp.), reg. $35, sale $17.
The Oxford Companion to Scottish History, by Michael Lynch (2001;
hardcover; 768 pp.), reg. $49.95, sale $15.
The Oxford Companion to Chaucer, ed. by Douglas Gray (2003; hardcover;
580 pp.), reg. $95, sale $50.
The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
(2003; hardcover; 256 pp.), reg. $25, sale $8.
The Revised Standard Version Bible with Apocrypha, 50th Anniversary
Edition (2002; hardcover; 1536 pp.), reg. $39.99, sale $9.99.
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