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1 Cassell's New French Dictionary -- French-English and English-French
41176 Funk & Wagnalls Company Hard Cover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Probably the 1930 Edition edited by Ernest Baker and Frank H. Vizetelly but impossible to certify as title page has been removed from this otherwise clean, tight copy. Contains pronunciation key, verb tables, abbreviation explanation. 438 pgs., xxiv. Poss. nail polish residue back cover, prev. owner's inked info. frt. pastedown.; 41176; Octavo 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Michaelis Minidicionario Ingles Portugues , Portugues Ingles (English-Portuguese Dictionary)
60043 Sao Paulo, Brazil Melhoramentos 1993 850603437X / 9788506034378 Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Compact Portuguese-English dictionary; ideal for the traveller to Brazil or Portugal. Solid and tight, 665 pgs. 4.4" high x 3" wide.; 60043; 32mo - over 4" - 5" Tall 
Price: 10.50 USD
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3 BARTLETT, John Familiar Quotations
41102 Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1955 Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The definitive source for looking up quotations. Sorted by date and author, with extensive index of authors and of key words for the quote one might be looking for. 1614 pg., xxxiv. In full green cloth. Beginnings of crack at front of book but not broken through, else in fine shape. Prev. owner's rubber stampings ffep.; 41102; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to their Source Passages and Phrases in Common Use (Sixth Edition), BARTLETT, John
4 BARTLETT, John Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to their Source Passages and Phrases in Common Use (Sixth Edition)
81364 Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1874 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Stated sixth edition of the cherished reference, which allows the reader to trace the origins of commonly-used phrases. With list of authors at front of volume and index of key words at rear of book. --- In full green bevel-edge cloth-covered boards with blindstamped decorations to front and back covers, titling in gilt on spine, top edge gilt and green endpapers. --- With tears, rubbing and chafing to extremities of covers, penciled notations here and there throughout and penciled gift inscription on front free endpaper; else a sound copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xii, 778 pages 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Bartlett's Familiar Quotations   A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature, BARTLETT, John; KAPLAN, Justin (General editor)
5 BARTLETT, John; KAPLAN, Justin (General editor) Bartlett's Familiar Quotations A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature
72403 Boston Little, Brown 1992 0316082775 / 9780316082778 Sixteenth Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Essential, hefty go-to reference allows searches both by author and by individual words in the sought-after phrase. Clean, bright tight copy in full blue cloth covers. ; 2.3 x 10.1 x 7.9 Inches; 1472 pages 
Price: 26.00 USD
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The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition  A Bibliography and Essays, BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography)
6 BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography) The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Bibliography and Essays
75902 Portland, Oregon U. S. A. Lewis & Clark College 2003 0963086618 / 9780963086617 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A handsomely produced work, combining a bibliography body of writings concerning the expedition with essays on the subject by history professor Beckham. The famous 1803-1806 exploration of the Pacific Northwest by Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) was undertaken at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson. This work offers numerous illustrations and photos; and includes a section of color plates. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine. Bright, shiny jacket bears engraved illustration of river waterfall next to an Indian encampment. --- An excellent copy, bright and unmarked and lacking damages. Jacket in similar condition, but with shallow indentations on front cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 315 pages 
Price: 64.00 USD
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Bernstein's Reverse Dictionary, BERNSTEIN, Theodore; WAGNER, Jane (collaborator)
7 BERNSTEIN, Theodore; WAGNER, Jane (collaborator) Bernstein's Reverse Dictionary
75149 New York Quadrangle/New York Times Book Co. 1976 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Stated Fourth printing, 1976 on copyright page. In full blue cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in gilt on cover and spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Author's unusual book is ideal for those who can't quite recall the right word in the right situation, e.g.: 'what's that term for clear, transparent, etc.?' Answer: limpid. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 276 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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American Literature as an Expression of the National Mind, BLANKENSHIP, Russell
8 BLANKENSHIP, Russell American Literature as an Expression of the National Mind
77071 New York Henry Holt and Company 1931 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated 3rd printing. College professor's work examines the body of great American writings. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards. A solid, firm copy, but w/previous owner's inked info. at front paste-down & occasional pencilings to interior. Gilt-stamped spine titling is faded but readable. Lacks a dust jacket. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xviii, 731 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Webster's Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary, Books, Lorenz
9 Books, Lorenz Webster's Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary
73274 New York Gramercy Books 1999 0517161362 / 9780517161364 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Sharp copy, ideal for everyday use. In brown paper covered boards. Faint discoloration, front free endpaper; otherwise clean, bright; sharp. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Flowering of New England 1815 - 1865 (Modern Library Giant #G57.1), BROOKS, Van Wyck
10 BROOKS, Van Wyck The Flowering of New England 1815 - 1865 (Modern Library Giant #G57.1)
80041 New York The Modern Library [c.1942] Hardcover Very Good- in Poor dust jacket 
A Modern Library Giant reprint edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning literary history of New England, originally published in 1936. --- In Toledano spine G4 / charcoal cloth / gilt titling on navy spine blocks / gilt-stamped ML torchbearer on front cover & spine / publisher's dark blue topstain / blank GA style endpapers / jacket style Gc / verso advertises 281 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1942 (though 1936 date appears in volume). ML #G57.1. --- With general yellowing to leaves, pencilings to textblock edges, interior is clean, firm and unmarked. Jacket with plenty of tears and chips, flaps have detached (but are present), inkings to front cover, but mostly intact and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (14), 550 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, Cousin, John
11 Cousin, John A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature
72826 London/ New York J.M. Dent/E.P. Dutton 1942 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Updated version of work first published 1910. In flexible full cloth violet covers w/discoloring, spine. Interior clean and unmarked; leaves very thin with wartime quality disclaimer, publisher's page. With publisher's violet topstain. Dust jacket with substantial chipping, large open tear at top rear corner (but torn away section is present). Now in removable mylar protector. Everyman's #449. ; Everyman's Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 456 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Bookman's Promise, DUNNING, John
12 DUNNING, John The Bookman's Promise
80813 New York Scribner 2004 0743249925 / 9780743249928 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The third in the author's Cliff Janeway series, in which the ". . .Denver ex-cop and bookman Cliff Janeway searches for a book and a killer." --- In full blue paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket features image of an old cloth-book on cover. --- A clean, firm copy lacking damages worthy of mention. Unclipped dust jacket with a little rubbing, otherwise bright and in good shape.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 373 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 ERNST, Margaret S.; THURBER, James In a Word
70484 New York Harper & Row 1989 0060972300 / 9780060972301 Trade Paper Near Fine Illustrated by Thurber, James 
Trade Paper. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trace the origins of everyday words and their often surprising original meanings. As new, but for 6 to 8 small indents back cover.; LK50147; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Espy, Willard R. Game of Words, The
41245 New York, New York Bramhall House 1995 0517177846 / 9780517177846 Hard Cover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Author has compiled numerous word puns, games, riddles, euphemisms and English language fun. Infinitely vaired exapmples of theagony, ecstasy, freakishness and fun of the English language. In dandy shape but for 1" tear top of frt. Cover. In Brodart. ; 41245; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Little, Brown Handbook, FOWLER, H. Ramsey; AARON, Jane E.
15 FOWLER, H. Ramsey; AARON, Jane E. The Little, Brown Handbook
72039 Harpercollins 1997 067352132x / 9780673521323 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Helpful stylebook for the writer in good copy. With prev owner's inked info on title page; otherwise clean, bright interior. In pictorial covers with bumped corners. No DJ. ; 1.6 x 8.2 x 5.5 Inches; 822 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Word Origins and Their Romantic Stories, FUNK, Wilfred
16 FUNK, Wilfred Word Origins and Their Romantic Stories
77808 New York Grosset & Dunlap, Inc. 1950 Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket 
The author presents some intriguing origins of English language words, sorted by category such as words conveying attitudes or emotions, words used at the dinner table, etc. --- In grey cloth-covered boards w/maroon titling and decorations on cover and spine; maroon topstain. --- A bright, clean, firm copy. Jacket is good, but spine is very sunned. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 432 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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How to Buy a Love of Reading, GIBSON, Tanya Egan
17 GIBSON, Tanya Egan How to Buy a Love of Reading
72360 New York Dutton 2009 0525951148 / 9780525951148 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Enjoyable novel puts the book at the center of the plot. In good shape, clean & unmarked inside; with bumped corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Warmly Inscribed:  The New England Forger and Other Book Tales, GOLDSTONE, Lawrence & Nancy
18 GOLDSTONE, Lawrence & Nancy Warmly Inscribed: The New England Forger and Other Book Tales
75860 New York Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2001 031226268X / 9780312262686 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Amusing stories from the world of collecting used and rare books. From the jacket: "A sort of 'Year in Provence' for book lovers" (says Kirkus Reviews). --- First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. In dark grey paper-covered boards. Titling stamped on spine in gilt. --- A clean, bright, firm copy in similar jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 215 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Complete Plain Words, GOWERS, Sir Ernest
19 GOWERS, Sir Ernest The Complete Plain Words
60529 Boston David R Godine Publisher 1988 087923850X / 9780879238506 Trade Paper Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The author's famous work provides guidance for the proper usage of English, somewhat like the even more famous work by Henry Watson Fowler, 'A Dictionary of Modern English Usage', which Mr. Gowers is noted for editing. This edition revised by Sidney Greenbaum & Janet Whitcut; with an introduction by Joseph Epstein. --- A firm, clean, bright copy without markings. ; 60529; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiv, 288 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Trollope and His Illustrators, HALL, N. John
20 HALL, N. John Trollope and His Illustrators
78604 London The Macmillan Press Ltd. 1980 0333262972 / 9780333262979 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First edition (statement on copyright page: "First published 1980"). Dozens of extraordinary black & white illustrations that accompanied the many works of fiction by Anthony Trollope are combined in this volume. Includes works by John Everett Millais, Hablot Knight Brown (a/k/a "Phiz"), E. Taylor, Mary Ellen Edwards, George Housman Thomas, Marcus Stone and others. In this work, Trollope scholar N. John Hall combines the drawings with biographical and bibliogical data. With extensive endnotes and index. --- In full brown cloth-covered hardcovers w/gilt-stamped spine titling, green topstain. Heavy, high quality interior leaves. Green jacket with sample illustrations on front and back. Macmillan £20-00 net flap sticker. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy lacking obvious damages. Jacket with hint of rubbing, else undamaged and in removable mylar protector. Scarce in this edition. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv, 175 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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21 Harting, Emilie C. A Literary Tour Guide to the United States: Northeast
70042 New York William Morrow & Co. 1978 0688082815 / 9780688082819 First Thus Trade Paper Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Visit the homes of famous American east-coast writers; guide helps you get there. In top shape, retailer's sticker frt. cover; else fine.; 70042; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Greene on Capri  A Memoir, Hazzard, Shirley
22 Hazzard, Shirley Greene on Capri A Memoir
71330 New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 2000 0374166757 / 9780374166755 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Newish copy of memoir of author and famed author Graham Greene on Capri. With repro of artist Jakob Philipp Hackert's 'Capri: The Mount Solaro' on front cover. In excellent cond. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 149 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Moveable Feast: Sketches of the Author's Life in Paris in the Twenties, HEMINGWAY, Ernest
23 HEMINGWAY, Ernest A Moveable Feast: Sketches of the Author's Life in Paris in the Twenties
79341 New York Book-of-the-Month Club 1993 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A book club edition of the author's memoir, published posthumously. From the flap of the jacket: ". . .these sketches of Ernest Hemingway's life as a young man in Paris from 1921 to 1926 constitute a luminous love letter to the the city. . .". During this time he was friends with, and interacted with the likes of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, James Joyce, Sylvia Beach and many others. Includes a section of black and white plates showing people and scenes from the author's life. With preface by Ernest Hemingway and a prefatory note by Mary Hemingway. --- In beige paper-covered boards backed in brown cloth, with copper foil-stamped spine titling. Title page with author facsimile signature. Jacket with photo of Hemingway and Sylvia Beach on cover. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy in similar jacket and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 211 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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A Moveable Feast: Sketches of the Author's Life in Paris in the Twenties, HEMINGWAY, Ernest
24 HEMINGWAY, Ernest A Moveable Feast: Sketches of the Author's Life in Paris in the Twenties
79847 New York Touchstone/Simon & Schuster 1996 068482499X / 9780684824994 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A paperback reprint edition of Ernest Hemingway's posthumously-published memoir of his early life in Paris in the 1920s. During this time he was friends with, and interacted with the likes of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, James Joyce, Sylvia Beach and many others. With a section of black and white photos. --- In a trade paperback reprint edition with black & white photo of a Parisian café scene on cover. --- A firm, clean, unmarked copy though with retailer's sticker to back cover and a little curling to cover edges.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 211 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Ahn's French Primer, HENN, Dr P.
25 HENN, Dr P. Ahn's French Primer
78556 New York E. Steiger Co. [ca.1900] Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Slender but comprehensive, undated turn-of-the-20th Century French primer. With basic words and simple phrases, interspersed with English translations. --- In olive paper-covered boards backed in brown cloth. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's penciled notations at endpapers, else a firm, clean copy.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 53 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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26 House, Random Random House Webster's College Thesaurus
71446 Random House Reference 1997 0375400664 / 9780375400667 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
User-friendly thesaurus in a sharp copy. In full blue covers w/ thumb indexes. Interior w/prev owner's rubberstamping, otherwise clean & tight. Dust jacket has minor scuffs & chafes; has orig $20.00 flap price unclipped. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 800 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Steel-engraved Book Illustration in England, HUNNISETT, Basil
27 HUNNISETT, Basil Steel-engraved Book Illustration in England
74693 Boston David R. Godine 1980 0879233222 / 9780879233228 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition. In full bright blue cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on black block on spine. Interior bears numerous examples of steel engravings; as well as reproduced letters and published notices; leaves are of heavy, high-quality papers. With prior owner's signature, front pastedown; otherwise a clean, bright copy. Jacket with minor creases at edges, bears orig. $40 flap price and in removable archival mylar protector. --- Author's work focuses on the sometimes disparaged steel engraving, which became common in the 19th century. Special attention is paid to the early history of steel engravings, some of the better engravers and artists who utilized the method, and aid with identification issues. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 263 pages 
Price: 32.50 USD
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Papermaking in Pioneer America, HUNTER, Dard
28 HUNTER, Dard Papermaking in Pioneer America
75705 Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press 1952 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First edition, 1952. In cream quarter cloth over rose paper-covered boards. Includes a section of b&w plates at rear of volume showing watermarks and workshops of early printers. --- With light fading to covers and a bit of soiling at title page; else a firm, clean, bright copy. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Mr. Hunter (1883-1966) was an expert on the subject of making paper by hand. His work begins with the origins of papermaking in China; and has emphasis on the early papermakers in and around Philadelphia. Other early papermakers are profiled in regions of the infant nation, with each chapter devoted to a particular state. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 178, (16) pages 
Price: 89.50 USD
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The Outlaws on Parnassus Delights and Devices of the Novel from Homer to Orwell, Kennedy, Margaret
29 Kennedy, Margaret The Outlaws on Parnassus Delights and Devices of the Novel from Homer to Orwell
71416 New York Viking Press 1960 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Minimal library markings in this 'defense of good stories.' Author takes a look at novels. In dust jacket protector; a good reading copy. ; Ex-Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 213 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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30 Kin, David (Editor) Dictionary of American Maxims
60560 New York Philosophical Library 1955 Hard Cover Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket 
Compendium, in alphabetic order by subject, of brief statements by noted Americans. In nice shape, in full light blue cloth. DJ scuffed. 597 pgs.; 60560; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations Major New Edition, Knowles, Elizabeth
31 Knowles, Elizabeth The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations Major New Edition
72151 New York Oxford University Press 2001 0198601735 / 9780198601739 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Orig published 1999, republished w/corrections 2001. Likely book club edition; in very good shape. Evidence of contact w/dampness, last few pages; very slightly stained on bottom edge. Otherwise clean & bright. ; Thick 8vo 8" to 9-1/2" tall; 1152 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Penguin Dictionary of American Usage and Style: A Readable Reference Book, Illuminating Thousands of Traps That Snare Writers and Speakers, LOVINGER, Paul W.
32 LOVINGER, Paul W. The Penguin Dictionary of American Usage and Style: A Readable Reference Book, Illuminating Thousands of Traps That Snare Writers and Speakers
77542 New York Penguin Reference 2000 0965021920 / 9780965021920 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A readable, useful guide to 'sensible and correct English for almost every conceivable uncertainty...'. In blue trade paperback: clean, bright and unmarked. Slight bit of wear to cover edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 491 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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33 McArthur, Tom (Editor) The Oxford Companion to the English Language
50659 New York Oxford University Press 1992 019214183X / 9780192141835 Hard Cover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Newish compilation of anything and everything to do with the English language. Sharp copy, in outstanding condition. 1184 pgs. Private library sticker lower DJ spine.; 50659; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 14.00 USD
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34 McCrum, Robert; Cran, William; MacNeil, Robert The Story of English
60057 New York, NY, U.S.A. Viking Penguin 1986 0670804673 / 9780670804672 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
Nice copy of companion volume to the PBS series. Traces the English language from its origins to its modern state, with a look at dialects and famed authors and users. 384 pages with extensive photos throughout. In nice shape.; 60057; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Roget's Super Thesaurus: The Ultimate Thesaurus and Word-Finder, McCUTCHEON, Marc
35 McCUTCHEON, Marc Roget's Super Thesaurus: The Ultimate Thesaurus and Word-Finder
77540 Cincinnati, Ohio U. S. A. Writers Digest Books 1996 089879658X / 9780898796582 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
True to the title, this hefty work provides 'synonymns, antonymns, a quotation collection, and a word-find reverse dictionary'. Entries are arranged in an easy-to-find format. Softcover, in nice shape but with some scratches to textblock edges and light cover edge curling; otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 609 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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36 Merriam-Webster Inc Webster's Standard American Style Manual
50660 Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Merriam-Webster, Inc. 1985 0877790337 / 9780877790334 Hard Cover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Dictionary publisher's guide to "punctuation, catialization, and other conventions of the written word." In outstanding shape; DJ bears some very small tears. Book itself bright and solid and in full dark red leatherette. Private library sticker lower DJ spine.; 50660; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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37 MOORE, John You English Words: A Book About Them
70468 New York Delta 1965 Trade Paper Fair 
A witty look at the quirky nature of the English language. Bottom of spine scuffed and torn, pages yellowing; otherwise intact.; LK50130; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Haunted Bookshop, Morley, Christopher
38 Morley, Christopher The Haunted Bookshop
73273 Edison, New Jersey U. S. A. Castle Books 2004 0785818251 / 9780785818250 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The classic tale of bookselling in a later reprint copy. With illustrations by Douglas Gorsline. Pubished in hardcover w/black paper covered boards. Interior pages bright and unmarked. Dust jacket in great shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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English-Russian Dictionary, Muller, V.K.
39 Muller, V.K. English-Russian Dictionary
71065 New York E. P. Dutton & Co. , Inc. 1951 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
No DJ. In full blue cloth covers, with minor outside hingewear. Blindstamped prev owner's info + retailers' price and sticker remnant ffep. Russian entries in Cyrillic script. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Insulting English, NOVOBATZKY, Peter; SHEA, Ammon
40 NOVOBATZKY, Peter; SHEA, Ammon Insulting English
77660 New York St. Martin's Press 2001 0312272081 / 9780312272081 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Compact little work offers lots of unusual, usually offensive, terms for the politically incorrect. A sequel the authors' 'Depraved English'. With many b&w illustrations. --- A bright, firm, clean copy in similar jacket.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 159 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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