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ADAPTATIONS, MAGAZINE CONTRIBUTIONS, AND BOOKS ABOUT JOHN FOWLES

Texas Quarterly Autumn 1964
Item #: 206
Price: $25.00
Very good with some edgewear.  First appearance of Fowles' essay "On Being English But Not British."

Transatlantic Review 16, Summer 1964
Item #: 205
Price: $125.00
Near-fine in wrappers. Fowles contributes three poems. Quite scarce.

Venture Magazine, June 1964
Item #: 204
Price: $20.00
Very good in decorated boards. Volume 1, Number 1 (first issue of this publication) includes Fowles' article "The American Expatriate: No Land's Man."

Venture Magazine, October 1965
Item #: 392
Price: $30.00
Near-fine with a touch of rubbing to cover edges and ownership book plate on inside front cover. Features Fowles' essay "Swan Song of the European Wild" about Norway's arctic region.

Venture Magazine, June/July 1966
Item #: 393
Price: $30.00
Near-fine with a touch of soiling to covers. Features Fowles' article "Your Blinded Eyes, Worst Foes to You" about the value of preserving nature.

Life Magazine, May 29, 1970
Item #: 208
Price: $25.00
Fine in wrappers. Includes an interesting article on Fowles (with several photographs), "The French Lieutenant's Woman's Man."

Life Magazine, September 4, 1970
Item #: 209
Price: $25.00
Near-fine in wrappers. Includes Fowles' review of "The World of Charles Dickens" by Angus Wilson.

The Novel and Its Changing Form
Item #: 210
Price: $30.00
By R. G. Collins. University of Manitoba Press (1972), 1st edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket.  Includes Fowles' essay "My Recollections of Kafka."

Dorset Magazine, April 1973
Item #: 314
Price: $75.00
Fine in illsutrated wraps. Includes "John Fowles, The Magus"--a lengthy interview of Fowles accompanied by numerous photographs, followed by an article entitled "The Art of John Fowles."

Sports Illustrated, May 21, 1973
Item #: 212
Price: $30.00
Fine in wrappers. Includes Fowles' article "A Pitch for Cricket."

The Collector--Stage Adaptation by David Parker
Item #: 211
Price: $100.00
Samuel French (1973), 1st edition. Softbound in fine condition, this is the actual text of the play performed in London in 1971. A very difficult to find Fowles item.

Observer Magazine, January 1974
Item #: 213
Price: $75.00
Very good with internal tape repair to spine. Features Fowles' article "Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of Death." Scarce.

Etudes sur The French Lieutenant's Woman de John Fowles
Item #: 214
Price: $35.00
Centre National de Documentation Pedagogique (1977), 1st edition. A 68-page softbound journal with several academic articles (in French) on the novel. Near-fine.

John Fowles -- Signed
Item #: 358
Price: $80.00
By Barry Olshen. Frederick Ungar (1978), 1st edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket, SIGNED BY FOWLES on the title page.

Harper's, November 1979
Item #: 343
Price: $30.00
Near-fine with a touch of corner wear. Includes Fowles' 16-page essay "Seeing Nature Whole" which is the first appearance of a portion of his famous essay "The Tree," published in book form the following year.

John Fowles
Item #: 215
Price: $25.00
By Barry Olshen. Frederick Ungar (1979), 2nd printing. Fine in a near-fine price-clipped dust jacket. An excellent survey of Fowles' first five novels.

American Book Collector, Sept./Oct. 1980
Item #: 218
Price: $30.00
Features "John Fowles: A Bibliographical Checklist" by Ray Roberts, Fowles' U.S. editor. Fine.

John Fowles
Item #: 219
Price: $30.00
By Robert Huffaker.  Twayne Publishers (1980), 1st edition. Near-fine with slight foxing to page edges, otherwise clean and tight. Looks at Fowles' first five novels and provides an excellent bibliography.

John Fowles--A Reference Guide
Item #: 216
Price: $75.00
By Barry Olshen and Toni Olshen. G.K. Hall & Co. (1980), 1st edition. Fine in maroon boards. A bibliography of writings by and about Fowles.

McCullough's Brief Lives
Item #: 217
Price: $25.00
By David McCullough. Book-of-the-Month Club (1980), 1st edition. Includes a two-page discussion with and on Fowles by the author.

Fowles/Irving/Barthes--Canonical Variations on an Apocryphal Theme
Item #: 389
Price: $40.00
By Randolph Runyon. Miami University (1981), 1st edition. Near-fine in a fine dust jacket. Includes the essay "Fowles' Enigma Variations."

Journal of Modern Literature, John Fowles Issue -- Signed
Item #: 220
Price: $125.00
Temple University (1981). Near-fine in wrappers with a touch of edgewear, SIGNED BY FOWLES on the cover. Features 12 articles on Fowles and his work, including several on The Magus and The French Lieutenant's Woman.

Journal of Modern Literature--John Fowles Issue
Item #: 221
Price: $30.00
Temple University (1981). Near-fine in wrappers with slight edgewear.

People, Books & Book People
Item #: 222
Price: $20.00
By David McCullough. Harmony Books, 1981, 1st edition. Fine in wraps.  Includes an interview of Fowles by the author.

Antaeus, Spring/Summer 1982
Item #: 223
Price: $30.00
Near-fine in wrappers. Includes Fowles' essay "Wistman's Wood" (which originally appeared in The Tree), along with a nifty black-and-white drawing of Fowles.

John Fowles
Item #: 224
Price: $40.00
By Michael Thorpe. Profile Books (1982), 1st edition.  Near-fine in wraps.  Forty-eight page analysis of Fowles and his first five novels.  Uncommon.

Writers & Their Work--John Fowles
Item #: 386
Price: $25.00
By Michael Thorpe. Profile Books (1982), 1st edition. Near-fine in stiff card wraps (48 pages). Includes an analysis of Fowles' first five novels, along with a bibliography. Near-fine with a touch of foxing to the front cover.

Connoisseur Magazine, November 1983
Item #: 390
Price: $30.00
Near fine with a touch of edgewear to covers. Includes Fowles article "Simple Things, Splendid Forms" about peasant pottery.

Four Contemporary Novelists
Item #: 225
Price: $40.00
by Kerry McSweeney.  McGill-Queens (1983), 1st edition.  Fine in a fine dust jacket. A look at the work of Fowles, Angus Wilson, Brian Moore and V.S. Naipaul.

John Fowles
Item #: 226
Price: $25.00
By Peter Conradi. Metheun (1983), Fine in wraps.  A look at "Fowles and the Modern Romance," plus an analysis of his novels through Mantissa.

The First Fifty Years of the Lyme Regis Society
Item #: 227
Price: $50.00
By Joan B. Walker. Lyme Regis Society (1984), 1st edition.  Very fine in wraps.  A 54-page booklet with a foreword by Fowles.

The Timescapes of John Fowles
Item #: 229
Price: $50.00
By H. W. Fawkner. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (1984), 1st edition.  Near-fine (owner's info on last blank page) in a near-fine dust jacket with slight edgewear. 

The Timescapes of John Fowles -- Signed
Item #: 228
Price: $125.00
By H. W. Fawkner. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (1984), 1st edition.  Fine in a fine dust jacket, SIGNED BY FOWLES on the title page. Includes an 8-page introduction by Fowles.  Scarce. 

Art & Antiques Magazine, April 1985
Item #: 391
Price: $25.00
Fine--virtually as-new. Includes Fowles' article "Landscapes on Trial," which discusses realism in modern literature.

Modern Fiction Studies--John Fowles Issue
Item #: 230
Price: $40.00
Purdue University (1985). Near-fine in wrappers with slight soiling. Includes 15 articles on Fowles and his work.

The Romances of John Fowles
Item #: 359
Price: $50.00
By Simon Loveday. Macmillan (London), 1985, 1st edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. A detailed analysis of Fowles' first five novels.

Boulevard--Journal of Contemporary Writing
Item #: 231
Price: $40.00
Volume 2 (Spring 1987). Very good in wrappers. Includes the 16-page article "A Conversation with John Fowles."

The Art of John Fowles
Item #: 232
Price: $80.00
by Katherine Tarbox. University of Georgia Press (1988), 1st edition. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.  An outstanding review of Fowles' six novels by one of the top Fowles scholars.

Lorenzaccio Study Notes
Item #: 366
Price: $60.00
National Theatre (1989), 1st edition. Fine in dark blue folder which contains nine loose pages of background notes for teachers and pupils written by Fowles to accompany the National Theatre's production of "Lorenzaccio," which was translated and adapted by Fowles. SIGNED by Fowles on the inside of the front cover.

Toward A New Synthesis--John Fowles, John Gardner and Norman Mailer
Item #: 233
Price: $40.00
By Robert Begiebing. UMI (1989), 1st edition. As new. The first third of the book is an excellent analysis entitled "John Fowles: The Magician as Teacher."

John Fowles--A Reference Companion
Item #: 234
Price: $120.00
By James Aubrey. Greenwood Press (1991), 1st edition. Very fine.  The definitive book on Fowles and his work, including summaries and analyses of all the novels, "notes" to the fiction, a bibliography and more. 

Notes on the French Lieutenant's Woman
Item #: 236
Price: $10.00
By James & Kathryn Bellman. Cliffs (1996), as new in wrappers. Includes critical comments, plot and character synopsis, and study questions.

Twentieth Century Literature -- John Fowles Issue
Item #: 235
Price: $60.00
Hofstra University (1996). As new. Soft-bound scholarly journal with several essays on Fowles work, an interview of Fowles, two poems by Fowles and his essay Behind the Magus.

Conversations with John Fowles
Item #: 237
Price: $30.00
by Dianne Vipond. University Press of Mississippi (1999), 1st softbound edition. As new. An outstanding collection of 22 interviews of Fowles conducted over the years.

John Fowles and Nature--Fourteen Perspectives on Landscape
Item #: 238
Price: $80.00
Edited by James Aubrey. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (1999), 1st edition.  As-new.  Includes 14 essays on Fowles' non-fiction writing, along with an afterword by Fowles.

Granta--The Magazine of New Writing, Summer 2004 issue
Item #: 239
Price: $30.00
 Near-fine in wrappers with slight edgewear.  Features "The French Lieutenant's Diary," an account by Fowles of the time he spent writing The French Lieutenant's Woman.

The Evergreen Review, August-September 1964
Item #: 203
Price: $60.00
Very good plus in wrappers with slight creasing. Includes Fowles essay "I Write Therefore I Am," one of his first magazine appearances. A very unusual and hard-to-find Fowles item.