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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


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


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


Text in French. No writing or damage. Two inches thick. 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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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