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The New York Public Library Science Desk Reference, BARNES-SVARNEY, Patricia (editorial director)
1 BARNES-SVARNEY, Patricia (editorial director) The New York Public Library Science Desk Reference
76439 New York Macmillan 1995 0028604032 / 9780028604039 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A useful treasury of scientific facts. Loaded with diagrams, tables, and charts showing the 'most frequently sought information in every field of science. A clean, bright, unmarked copy. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 668 pages 
Price: 10.00 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)
2 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 Law Revolt: Volume 1- Criminal, BELLI, Melvin M.
3 BELLI, Melvin M. The Law Revolt: Volume 1- Criminal
77601 Belleville, Illinois Trial Lawyers Service Co. 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Volume I only of a two-volume set. Noted flamboyant trial lawyer's summary of numerous notable cases in which he clarifies various points of law. With legal citations. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with author image and titling in gilt, and published on heavy, high-gloss papers. Jacket with b&w photo of the author on front. --- With black specks at endpapers; else a bright copy. Jacket with quite a bit of rubbing; otherwise in good shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 361 pages 
Price: 23.50 USD
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Bernstein's Reverse Dictionary, BERNSTEIN, Theodore; WAGNER, Jane (collaborator)
4 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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Webster's Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary, Books, Lorenz
5 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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Collins Spanish Gem Dictionary, Spanish-English : English-Spanish, BROWN, R. F.
6 BROWN, R. F. Collins Spanish Gem Dictionary, Spanish-English : English-Spanish
79904 London Collins 1962 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
1962 reprint of the 1957 of the reliable Collins Gem Spanish dictionary. Measuring 3 in. wide x 4.5 in. tall, it is an ideal size for pocket or purse. --- In flexible brown softcovers. With creases to a leaf or two and minor chafing to covers, else a solid, fully functional copy.; 32mo (4 to 5 in. tall); 768 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Field Guide to the Mammals: Field marks of all species found north of the Mexican boundary, BURT, William Henry (author); GROSSENHEIDER, Richard Philip (illustrations)
7 BURT, William Henry (author); GROSSENHEIDER, Richard Philip (illustrations) A Field Guide to the Mammals: Field marks of all species found north of the Mexican boundary
80592 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1964 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
Stated third printing of the revised and enlarged second edition. A useful guide to North American mammals (north of Mexico), Number 5 in the publisher's "Peterson Field Guide" series. With color illustrations of the animals, along with maps showing ranges, black and white drawings of footprints, brief summaries of each species' life histories and other views of the animals. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with bobcat drawing and titling on cover and spine in dark brown. Dust jacket with squirrel images to cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Unclipped jacket with considerable chipping, creasing and rubbing but overall intact.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; xxv, 284 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8 Diez, Max Introduction to German
70529 New York Oxford University Press 1937 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Pub date 1934 Nice copy of very hard to find volume. In full red cloth with pencillings throughout. Inkings frt pgs. Book is solid and tight. German entries in Gothic typeface. ; LK50192; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Digest, Reader's The Family Handyman Helpful Hints : Quick & Easy Solutions / Time-Saving Tips / Tricks of the Trade
71415 Readers Digest 1995 0895776170 / 9780895776174 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
No DJ. Compilation of various household repair solutions, with clear, easy-to-follow diagrams. Excellent reference for the home do-it-yourselfer. In nice shape, with pictorial covers. ; Family Handyman; 1.16 x 9.09 x 9.07 Inches; 384 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Illustrated Bible Dictionary: Complete 3-Volume Set, DOUGLAS, J. D. (organizing editor); HILLYER, N. (revision editor)
10 DOUGLAS, J. D. (organizing editor); HILLYER, N. (revision editor) The Illustrated Bible Dictionary: Complete 3-Volume Set
80644 Leicester, Great Britain / Wheaton, Illinois USA Inter-Varsity Press / Tyndale House 1980 0842375752 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
A three-volume complete set of this lavishly illustrated dictionary-style guide to the Holy Bible. With plenty of photos, maps and diagrams, many in full color. Biblical passages cited are from the Revised Standard Version (Second Edition 1971) of the Bible. --- In brown leatherette with titling gilt-stamped on covers and spines. Jackets feature color scenes and objects as mentioned inside these volumes. --- With prior owner's sticker to front free endpaper of volume 3, otherwise a clean, firm, sturdy set. Jackets are bright and intact, but with some tears, scratches and creases, including a 1-inch tear to front panel of Volume I. Jackets protected in removable mylar wrappers. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 1728 pages 
Price: 43.00 USD
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The Little, Brown Handbook, FOWLER, H. Ramsey; AARON, Jane E.
11 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
12 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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The Complete Plain Words, GOWERS, Sir Ernest
13 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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Ahn's French Primer, HENN, Dr P.
14 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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Practical Home and School Methods (2-Volume Set) -and- The New Teachers' and Pupils' Cyclopaedia: A Reference Library (Complete 6-Volume Set), HOLST, Bernhart P.
15 HOLST, Bernhart P. Practical Home and School Methods (2-Volume Set) -and- The New Teachers' and Pupils' Cyclopaedia: A Reference Library (Complete 6-Volume Set)
79023 Chicago The Holst Publishing Company 1919 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A remarkable set, published in 1919, offering an encyclopedic guide to the fundamentals of education for teachers and pupils. The first set (in two volumes) is a guide to the use of the larger 6-volume set. Both with numerous illustrations. Volume 6 with a striking color multi-dimensional representation of the vital organs of the human body. --- All volumes in black half leather with gilt-stamped spine titling. Each with attractive marbled endpapers. --- Generally, volumes are firm, unmarked and with light rubbing to covers. Leather with small tears on a couple of volumes. Cylcopaedia vol. 6 with a mid-volume split and a few loosened leaves. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 734, 3260, 143 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 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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A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion for Patrick O'Brian's Seafaring Tales (Second Edition), KING, Dean; HATTENDORF, John B.; ESTES, J. Worth
17 KING, Dean; HATTENDORF, John B.; ESTES, J. Worth A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion for Patrick O'Brian's Seafaring Tales (Second Edition)
70001 New York, New York, U.S.A. Owl Books/Henry Holt and Company 1997 0805051163 / 9780805051162 Trade Paper Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Includes hundreds of words (arranged alphabetically) and many illustrations to clarify the many seagoing terms used by Patrick O'Brian in his much-admired Aubrey/Maturin series. With chronology of the Napoleonic Wars at rear of volume. A clean, firm, bright copy lacking obvious damages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 486 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations Major New Edition, Knowles, Elizabeth
18 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 New Encyclopedia of the American West, LAMAR, Howard R. (editor)
19 LAMAR, Howard R. (editor) The New Encyclopedia of the American West
75896 New Haven Yale University Press 1998 0300070888 / 9780300070880 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A comprehensive work, with thousands of alphabetically arranged entries on varied aspects of the West, including history, topography, famous people, places, events, articles, writers, gunslingers, outlaws, Indian tribes, mountain men, ghost towns, forts, missions; with cross-references and full index. With hundreds of maps and illustrations. --- A hefty volume, in black quarter cloth and orange paper-covered boards. Image of howling coyote on cover of jacket. --- A clean, bright, firm copy with faint soiling to lower textblock edge; else unmarked. Mylar-protected jacket w/slight rubbing. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xv, 1324 pages 
Price: 37.00 USD
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The North America Spelling Book Conformed to Worcester's Dictionary: With a Progressive Series of Easy Reading Lessons, LEONARD, L. W.
20 LEONARD, L. W. The North America Spelling Book Conformed to Worcester's Dictionary: With a Progressive Series of Easy Reading Lessons
77471 Keene, New Hampshire G. & G. H. Tilden 1846 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
A rather beat-up spelling book from the 19th century. In paper-covered boards with leather back. Includes quite a number of small engraved illustrations. Covers are very heavily worn and chafed with no visible titling on cover or spine; textblock is firm, though with tears, some soiling and foxing. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 180 pages 
Price: 10.00 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.
21 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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A Spelling Book of the English Language  Or, The American Tutor's Assistant, MARSHALL, Elihu F.
22 MARSHALL, Elihu F. A Spelling Book of the English Language Or, The American Tutor's Assistant
77469 Concord, New Hampshire Israel S. Boyd 1841 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
A rather beat-up spelling book from the 19th century. With subtitle: 'Intended particularly for the use of "Common Schools"; the pronuncation being adapted to the much approved principles of J. Walker.' With fountain-penned remarks at front free endpaaper and some stray pencilings inside. Covers are very heavily worn and chafed; textblock is firm, however. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 156 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Roget's Super Thesaurus: The Ultimate Thesaurus and Word-Finder, McCUTCHEON, Marc
23 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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English-Russian Dictionary, Muller, V.K.
24 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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National Geographic Atlas of the World: Revised Fifth Edition, National Geographic Society
25 National Geographic Society National Geographic Atlas of the World: Revised Fifth Edition
77778 Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society 1981 087044347X / 9780870443473 Hard Cover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
This hefty atlas includes dozens of bright, colorful, detailed maps of nations of the world. The National Geographic maps are unique in that they provide many more place names than other atlases. With extensive maps of ocean floors, physical features, space and the heavens, geographic comparisons, tables of earth's vital statistics and much more. Detailed index at rear of volume & key to atlas maps at endpapers. With stiff cardstock map symbols bookmark and Atlas Annual Supplements for the years 1982-1988 all in rear pastedown pocket. --- In full blue and navy cloth-covered boards; titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Folio: (about 18-1/2 inches tall). Lacks a dust jacket. --- With minor edge fraying and a few tiny white speckles to covers; else a firm, bright, unmarked copy. (NOTE: Due to substantial weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); 385 pages 
Price: 115.00 USD
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Insulting English, NOVOBATZKY, Peter; SHEA, Ammon
26 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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Cassell's Italian Dictionary:  Italian-English / English-Italian (Thumb indexed), REBORA, Piero
27 REBORA, Piero Cassell's Italian Dictionary: Italian-English / English-Italian (Thumb indexed)
80595 New York Funk & Wagnalls [c.1970s-80s] Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A useful Italian-English translator, compiled by lexicographer Piero Rebora, who was assisted by Francis M. Guercio and Arthur L. Hayward. An entry in the respected Cassell's lineup of translators. --- Thumb indexed, in full textured paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations. Lacks a dust jacket. Volume bears 1967 date, but likely published c.1970s-80s. --- With dark dampstains to rear endpapers, boldly-written prior owner's name to lower textblock edge and slight cover soiling; otherwise a clean, sturdy copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxi, 1096 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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28 REBORA, Piero; GUERCIO, Francis M. ; HAYWARD, Arthur L. Cassell's Italian Dictionary Italian-English, English-Italian
71506 London/new York Cassell & Co. /Macmillan Publishing 1978 0025225405 / 9780025225404 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
"It takes its dignified place in the Cassell series, that fountainhead and model of 'modern lexicography'," said Le Lingue del Mondo. Full-size, thumb-indexed volume [but w/10 of 20 thumb index glue-in letter tabs missing], in great shape. In full green leatherette covers w/; interior clean and bright; w/no dust jacket; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1096 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases, Classified and Arranged so as to Facilitate the Expression of Ideas and to Assist in Literary Composition (Roget's Thesaurus) Authorized American Edition, ROGET, Peter Mark
29 ROGET, Peter Mark Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases, Classified and Arranged so as to Facilitate the Expression of Ideas and to Assist in Literary Composition (Roget's Thesaurus) Authorized American Edition
80778 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1935 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A 1935 reprint edition of the standard reference work, supplying synonyms for many commonly used words and phrases. The original thesaurus by Dr. Peter Mark Roget was englarged by his son John Lewis Roget. This "Authorized American Edition" further revised and englarged by Samuel Romilly Roget. With black & white frontis facsimile of page one of Dr. Roget's original manuscript. --- In full dark red cloth-covered boards with titling & decorations in gilt on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With sunning & dulling to spine & its gilding and some chafing to edges of covers, else a clean, firm copy though with light yellowing to leaves.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; xlii, 705 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Circle of Knowledge: Classified, Simplified, Visualized Book of Answers, RUOFF, Henry W. (editor-in-chief)
30 RUOFF, Henry W. (editor-in-chief) The Circle of Knowledge: Classified, Simplified, Visualized Book of Answers
79022 Washington, D. C. The Standard Publication Company 1927 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A handsome volume providing an encyclopedic summary of pertinent facts about the world's geography, history, travel, governments, science, invention and may other topics. Title page states that the contents of this hefty volume are: "Easy to Read; Easy to Understand; Easy to Retain". With numerous text illustrations, maps, tables, duotone and color plates. --- In flexible maroon leather covers, titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine w/ decorations blindstamped to both. Textblock edges attractively marbled; as well as marbled endpapers. --- With strip of soiling to front cover, mildly rounded cover corners; otherwise a firm, clean, bright copy.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1,104 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
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Schillers Sämtliche Werke In Zwölf Bänden (Complete Works in 12 Volumes), SCHILLER, Friedrich
31 SCHILLER, Friedrich Schillers Sämtliche Werke In Zwölf Bänden (Complete Works in 12 Volumes)
79905 Stuttgart, Germany J. G. Cotta'she Buchhandlung 1838 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A German language set, containing the complete works of the great German poet and philosopher Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805). The text is in Fraktur typeface, spread over twelve compact (about 11 cm wide x 15 cm tall) volumes. --- In blue cloth-covered boards with titling and ornamentation in black on covers and spines. All textblock edges stained in red. Volumes undated, but possibly published c.1880s-1900s. --- All leaves with some browning, most covers with rubbing and some with dampstains to textblock edges. Overall, a sound, fully readable set. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); [c.1880s-1900s] pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music, SCHOLES, Percy A.
32 SCHOLES, Percy A. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music
80799 London Oxford University Press 1960 Hardcover Very Good 
Stated fifth impression (revised) 1960, of the original 1952 work. A rather comprehensive guide to all aspects of music, presented in alphabetic order, dictionary-style. Included are sketches, explanations and definitions of noted musicians, instruments, musical terms, etc. with explanations of how to read music and musical notations. Black & white illustrations are scattered throughout. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling; pink topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with slight spine sunning and a band of sunning to front cover.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xxx, 655 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Shinn's Commercial Speller: Practical, Complete, and Concise Treatise on Orthography and Pronunciation. Designed for Business Colleges, Normal Schools, Acadamies and Advanced Classes in Common Schools, SHINN, William L
33 SHINN, William L Shinn's Commercial Speller: Practical, Complete, and Concise Treatise on Orthography and Pronunciation. Designed for Business Colleges, Normal Schools, Acadamies and Advanced Classes in Common Schools
77729 Cleveland, Ohio J.R. Holcomb & Co 1888 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A textbook from the late 19th Century, showing proper spelling, pronunciation and other aspects of writing in English. --- In brown paper-covered boards w/brown cloth back. --- Prior owner inkings on cover and at front and rear endpapers, chafing to edges; else a firm, intact copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 155 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Dictionary of Word Origins, Shipley, Joseph T.
34 Shipley, Joseph T. Dictionary of Word Origins
72361 Philosophical Library 1945 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Word derivations are investigated in depth in this engrossing work. In faded full pale blue cloth covers. Fading especially notable at spine and edges of volume. Interior clean and tight; no interior markings. ; 1.5 x 8.4 x 5.6 Inches; 430 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Handy Dictionary of the English and Spanish Languages, Wessely, Girones, Tolhausen and Payn (Kirkpatrick, F.A.)
35 Wessely, Girones, Tolhausen and Payn (Kirkpatrick, F.A.) Handy Dictionary of the English and Spanish Languages
71502 New York McKay & Co. N.D. Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Compact, undated Spanish-English translator in a nice copy. With usage notes. In full red covers w/edgewear. Interior clean and unmarked. Dust jacket chipped at edges, now in removable mylar protector. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 450 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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36 WESSELY, J. E. ; Tolhausen, L. ; PAYN, George; HEYMANN, M. Eug. Burt's French-English and English-French Dictionary in Two Parts
71119 New York A. L. Burt Company Hardcover Very Good 
Exceptionally nice copy of very old English-French dictionary. In dark red covers w/bright gilt lettering spine. Prev owner's ex libris marking frt free endpaper. Undated. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Sachworterbuch Der Literatur, Wilpert, Gero von
37 Wilpert, Gero von Sachworterbuch Der Literatur
72507 Stuttgart, Germany Kroner 1969 Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
German language dictionary of literature; in an excellent copy. In full light blue cloth covers; interior clean & unmarked. Just jacket yellowed at edges and with chips & sm tears along upper edge; otherwise intact. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Blue Book of Good English, WOODS, George B.; STRATTON, Clarence
38 WOODS, George B.; STRATTON, Clarence The Blue Book of Good English
80797 Garden City, New York Doubleday, Doran & Company for Nelson Doubleday, Inc. 1932 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
In this attractive little work, the authors provide common-sense tips for good English usage and grammar. Topics range from good spelling to proper sentence formation and more. --- In navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling. Cover and leaf corners rounded; all edges stained in pale yellow and printed on buff-colored leaves. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- A previous owner has used her rubber stamp in perhaps as many as 5 locations and with pencilings here and there including an added sentiment to front free endpaper; else a clean, firm, nice copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) ; 282 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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