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Progressive Phonic Primers : Book I

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Whitecomb & Tombs:

Seller ID: 024144

No date but presume 1940s. PO name to front cover, spotting and age marks throughout but delightful illustrations remain bright and clear. Minimal PO marks to last page and inside back cover. Staples intact. 48 pps. View more info

Das Schne Deutschland : Erster Teil & Zweiter Teil

By: Anderson, Walter H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Harrap:

Edition: Reprints

Seller ID: 023052

Two volume set (1967 and 1970 reprints), some shelfwear to boards, PO name ffep otherwise internally unmarked, endpaper maps. View more info

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Pride and Prejudice : Webster's Italian Thesaurus Editiion

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Diego, California, U.S.A., Icon Group Intl Inc: 2005

Seller ID: 021113

If you are either learning Italian, or learning English as a second language (ESL) as a Italian speaker, this book is for you. There are many editions of Pride and Prejudice. This one is worth the price if you would like to enrich your Italian-English vocabulary, whether for self-improvement or for preparation in advanced of college examinations. Each page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of uncommon words highlighted in the text. Not only will you experience a great c... View more info

The Longman Register of New Words : Special Edition

By: Ayto, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Longman Group: 1990

Seller ID: 026566

"This edition for sale in USSR only."English language, but title and publication details English/Russian. 426 pps, pps.355-360 creased. Internally unmarked View more info

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Literacy: An Introduction to the Ecology of Written Language

By: Barton, David

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.K. & U.S., Blackwell Pub: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018654

First published 1994, this is a gently used copy with sl. wear to wraps inc. small crease lower right corner front panel, diagonal crease top corner pps.27-28, internally unmarked, binding tight. View more info

Essay Method and English Expression

By: Bate, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1979

Seller ID: 023009

Sl. shelfwear to wraps, internally unmarked and in excellent condition. View more info

Getting Across: A Guide to Good Speaking and Writing

By: Brown, Maurice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: 1971

Edition: First

Seller ID: 024369

Internally unmarked, uneven fading to wraps, small chip to spine head. View more info

Wordwatching : Field Notes of an Amateur Philologist

By: Burnside, Julian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Scribe: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029358

An unmarked copy with lightly tanned pages. "Erudite and eclectic musings, with a whimsical edge, on the linguistically curious and aptly adaptable." View more info

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Language and Sexuality

By: Cameron, Deborah; Kulick, Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.K., Cambridge Univ Pr: 2003

Edition: First Abacus Edition

Seller ID: 018763

Minimal shelfwear to wraps. "This lively and accessible textbook looks at how we talk about sex and why we talk about it the way we do." View more info

The Life and Times of the English Language: The History of Our Marvellous Native Tongue

By: Claiborne, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1990

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 029139

PO stamp ffep but otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. "Examines and expresses the adventures and discoveries of its linguistic history and the irrrepressible inventiveness of the living language we use today." View more info

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Latin Sentence and Idiom: A Composition Course

By: Colebourn, R.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Bristol Classical Press: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024421

Colebourn's "Latin Sentence and Idiom: A Composition Course" is a classic textbook for the intermediate and advanced student of Latin. Unfolding the logical, rational basis of the language, the structure of the book is planned to help the student learn to read and write Latin as fluently as possible. Grammatical constructions are carefully introduced, with clear but thorough explanations throughout and are complemented by regular exercises. Chapter summaries recap the ch... View more info

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The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage

By: Connolly, William G.;Siegal, Allan M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1999

Edition: Revised & Expanded Edition

Seller ID: 021544

"The Official style guide used by the writers and editors of the World's Most Authoritative Newspaper." D/W with sl. edgewear, vertical crease to front inside flap (now protected). View more info

English Polish Technological Dictionary ('''slownik Techniczny Angielsko Polski)

By: Czerni, S & Skrzynska, M

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Warsaw, 1968

Seller ID: 019877

Cloth boards a little tired, PO name otherwise internally unmarked, original ribon markers inack. View more info

A Grammar of Style

By: Darbyshire, A. E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1979

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 015282

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Planet Word

By: Davidson, J. P.; Fry, Stephen (foreword by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 2011

Edition: Australian Printing

Seller ID: 029627

Subtitled "The story of Language from the earliest grunts to Twitter and beyond". An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition. View more info

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On Eloquence

By: Denis Donoghue

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030090

PO gift inscription ffep otherwise unmarked. Donoghue describes eloquence as "the dancing of speech". View more info

Elias Collegiate Dictionary: English/Arabic

By: Elias, Edward E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cairo, Elias Modern Publishing House: 1996

Seller ID: 030326

An unmarked copy in very good condition. View more info

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Lord Sandwich and the Pants Man

By: Evans, Eamon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant: 2012

Seller ID: 025871

"Ever wondered who lived the life of Riley? Or which man was the real McCoy? Then wonder no more". View more info

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A Student Grammar of Turkish

By: F. Nihan Ketrez

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2012

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029915

An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to wraps, no creasing to spine, appears unread. View more info

Understanding Chinese Characters : A Beginner's Guide to the Chinese Language

By: Fazzioli, Edoardo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, William Colllins: 1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020597

A beginner's guide to the most widely spoken language of the modern world. Upper fore-edges a little marked. View more info