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A Dictionary of Select and Popular Quotations; Taken from the Latin, French, Greek, Spanish, and Italian Languages

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., John B. Alden: 1884

Edition: Sixth American Edition

Seller ID: 001585

Condition: Good


Original brown cloth on boards. No DJ. Previous owner's name, date, and small hole on first free endpaper. Short spine tear bottom of title page. Age-toned. Also contains Law Maxims and Law Terms. A useful, hardcover, pocket-sized volume for any traveler. 312 pp. View more info

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A Dictionary of Synonyms of the English Language

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, William Collins, Sons, and Co.:

Seller ID: 011497

Condition: Good Plus


Maroon cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Previous owner's name with date of 1884. View more info

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Dictionnaire Poche 2012

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Larousse Dictionaries: 2011

Seller ID: 011922

ISBN: 978-2-03-586269

Condition: Very Good


Text in French. No writing or damage. Two inches thick. View more info

Learner's Irish-English Pronouncing Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Educational Co. Of Ireland, Ltd.: 1958

Seller ID: 012823

Condition: Good Plus


Salmon soft cover book of 173 pp. No writing. View more info

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En Veillant:avec Les Petits De Chez Nous;Regime Anglais, Causeries Historiques

By: Abbe J.G. Gelinas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Montreal, Librairie Granger Freres: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000922

Condition: Very Good


Original purple 3/4 cloth on green marbled boards, no DJ. Minor age-toning to EPs, and one flower stain, corners bent, OW still very good.. Text in French. An elegant little book. 141 pp. plus "contents." View more info

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Teaching Tenses; Ideas for Presenting and Practising Tenses in English

By: Aitken, Rosemary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brighton, England, ELB Publishing:

Seller ID: 011833

ISBN: 0-952-28086-8

Condition: Near Fine


Yellow softcover. No writing or damage. This book reveals how complicated English is, and breaks it down into digestible pieces. Includes 15 pages which are photocopiable for free, within stated limits. 191 pp. View more info

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Speeches for All Occasions

By: An Oxford M.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd.: 1909

Seller ID: 011806

Condition: Good


Green cloth on boards. Cover soil and crease. Some gutter cracks glued. Still serviceable with careful handling. 120 pp. with index. View more info

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Handbook of the English Tongue for the Use of Students and Others

By: Angus, Joseph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 011504

Condition: Good Plus


Faded brown cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Elements of English. Orthography and Orthoepy. Etymology. Syntax. Punctuation. Composition. 504 pp. with index. Previous owner's name. View more info

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The King's English Drill

By: Archibald, Rosamond M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Barnes and Co., Limited: 1921

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 003455

Condition: Very Good


Original tan paper boards with black titles. Previous owner's name. A practical aid to spoken English in everyday use. 27 pp. View more info

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Art & Language; Texte Zum Phanomen Kunst Und Sprache

By: Atkinson, Terry et al

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, M. DuMont Schauberg: 1972

Edition: German-English Edition

Seller ID: 011381

ISBN: 3-7701-0657-1

Condition: Good Plus


Green softcover. Additional authors are David Bainbridge, Michael Baldwin, Harold Hurrell, and Joseph Kosuth. Text in both German and English. 347 pp. View more info

A Concise Dictionary of Canadianisms

By: Avis, Walter S. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Gage Educational Publishing, Ltd.: 1973

Seller ID: 012191

Condition: Very Good


An abridgment of A Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles. 294 pp. View more info

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Materials for the Study of English Literature and Composition; Selections from Newman, Arnold, Huxley, Ruskin, and Carlyle

By: Aydelotte, Frank (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford University Press: 1914

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007981

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. King's College Library stamp. No writing. A selection of work from prominent 19th Century authors which provides material for thoughtful work in English composition and provides an introduction to outstanding English literature as well. Clean and sound. 446 pp. View more info

Simple & Direct; A Rhetoric for Writers

By: Barzun, Jacques

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 012268

ISBN: 0-06-010236-5

Condition: Good


Black cloth on boards. Book contains some underlining. DJ unmarked and undamaged. 212 pp. View more info

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The Horseman's Spanish/English Dictionary; El Diccionario De espanol/ingles Del Equitador

By: Belknap, Maria

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Howell Bookhouse (Maxwell Macmillan): 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005923

ISBN: 0-87605-828-4

Condition: Very Good


Original grey paper boards backed in black cloth. Backing has leached inside DJ. A communication tool for English and Spanish speakers, with variations on dialects from various countries. No writing. 207 pp. View more info

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Bell's Standard Elocutionist; Principles and Exercises

By: Bell, David Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1892

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 006678

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth backed in red leather on boards. Principles of Elocution, Miscellaneous Readings, Recitations, Dramatic Speeches and Soliloquies, Dialogues, and Humorous Recitations. 600 pp. including index. View more info

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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

By: Boyd, James R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1872

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 011456

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Marbled boards backed in brown calf. All edges combed. Previous owner's name. Six pages of recommendations from teachers of other Common Schools as early as 1844. Spelling, Punctuation, Word Use, Sentence Structure, Style, Figurative Language, Composition, Language History, British and American Literature. 333 pp. View more info

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Vietnamese for Beginners (With 3 CDs)

By: Catlett, Jake/Nguyen, Huong

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Paiboon Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011628

Condition: As New


Original edition with 3 CDs in shrinkwrapped box. ISBN 9781887521567 View more info

Image for Progressive French Anecdotes and Questions; Intended As a Reading, Writing, and Question Book, and Forming a Guide, Preceded By "Collot's French Dialogues and Phrases", to Conversational French Narration

Progressive French Anecdotes and Questions; Intended As a Reading, Writing, and Question Book, and Forming a Guide, Preceded By "Collot's French Dialogues and Phrases", to Conversational French Narration

By: Collot, A.G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Kay & Troutman: 1849

Seller ID: 000790

Condition: Good


Original maroon 3/4 leather on marbled boards, no DJ. General edge and spine wear, but still intact and easily usable. Liberal foxing throughout, and P.O.N., OW good. 233 pp. plus ads front and rear. View more info

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Word Expositor and Spelling-Guide

By: Coutie, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson & Sons: 1870

Seller ID: 011672

Condition: Very Good Minus


"A school manual, exhibiting the spelling, pronunciation, meaning, and derivation of all the important and peculiar words in the English language; With copious exercises for examination and dictation." Inside front cover is a flyer from M.S. Hall, Book and Music Dealer, Fredericton (1872). 198 pp. Tiny brown specks of foxing decorate the edges only. Brown cloth on boards, embossed front and back. No writing. View more info

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A Digest of English Grammar, Synthetical and Analytical (etc)

By: Covell, L.T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Appleton: 1864

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001647

Condition: Very Good


Original fine blue cloth with gilded leather spine on boards. No DJ. 219 pp. plus extensive catalog. Previous owner's name. Minimal pencil marks. View more info