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Harvest Books
Publisher: Harvest Books; then Harcourt, Brace and Company\
Country: United States. Date: 1930s- .

The Old Order - Poerter (Harvest Books) Harcourt, Brace & Co.) (image)

The Old Order. Stories of the South from Her Books: The Leaning Tower, Pale Horse, Pale RIder, Flowering Judas
- Katherine Anne Porter
Harcourt, Brace And Company, 1960 (Harvest Books, HB6)

Series Note:
"Harcourt, Brace's paperbound series 'Harvest Books' presents a distinguished list of reprints, well designed, well bound volumes with striking covers, priced at ninety-five cents to $1.45, which are sold in regular book stores. Bestselling titles have been Carl Gustav Jung, 'Modern Man in Search of a Soul,' T. S. Eliot, 'The Waste Land and other Poems,' and 'The Oedipus Cycle of Sophocles' in the English version by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald." [1]

Serial Number / Title / Author

HB1. The Waste Land and Other Poems - T. S. Eliot.
HB2. Modern Man in Search of a Soul - C. G. Jung.
HB3. Ideology and Utopia - Karl Mannheim.
HB4. Main Currents in American Thought. Vol. 1: The Colonial Mind, 1620-1800 - Vernon L. Parrington.
HB5. Main Currents in American Thought. Vol. 2: The Romantic Revolution in America, 1800-1860 - Vernon L. Parrington.
HB6. The Old Order - Katherine Anne Porter. Blurb: "Stories of the South from her books: The Leaning Tower, Pale Horse, Pale RIder, Flowering Judas.")
HB7. Language: An Introduction to the Study of Speech - Edward Sapir.
HB8. The Oedipus Cycle - Sophocles. Contents: Oedipus Rex; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone. English version by Dudely Fitts & Robert Fitzgerald.
HB9. The Acquisitive Society - R. H. Tawney.
HB10. The Common Reader - Virginia Woolf.

HB11. The Well Wrought Urn: Studies in the Structure of Poetry - Cleanth Brooks.
HB12. The Last Adam - James Gould Cozzens.
HB13. From the Ground Up: Observations on Contemporary Architecture, Housing, Highway Building, and Civic Design - Lewis Mumford.
HB14. Economic and Social History of Medieval Europe - Henri Pirenne.
HB15. Theodore Roosevelt - Henry F. Pringle.
HB16. Practical Criticism - I. A. Richards.
HB17. The First American Revolution - Clinton Rossiter.
HB18. Essays on Elizabethan Drama - T. S. Eliot.
HB19. Aspects of the Novel - E. M. Forster.
HB20. The Modern Temper: A Study and a Confession - Joseph Wood Krutch.


1. The Paperbound Book in America: The History of Paperbacks and their European Background by Frank L. Schick. New York, R. R. Bowker Company, 1958. p. 193.

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