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Native Tongues: The Book of Language Facts. Signed and inscribed by the author. by  Charles Berlitz - Signed First Edition - 1982 - from Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA) (SKU: 012805)

Native Tongues: The Book of Language Facts. Signed and inscribed by the author.

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Native Tongues: The Book of Language Facts. Signed and inscribed by the author.

by Berlitz, Charles

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near fine condition/Very good+ condition (DJ)
ISBN 10
0448123363
ISBN 13
9780448123363
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1982. Book. Near fine condition. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. Octavo (8vo). xii, 340 pages of text including an index. Hardcover binding with minimal shelfwear. Unclipped dustjacket with a tiny chip and tear to the rear panel, and minimal shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page "To Carl Kroch with sincere best wishes! [signed] Charles Berlitz." Text is clean and unmarked. Stated: first printing 1982..

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Bookseller
Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA) US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
012805
Title
Native Tongues: The Book of Language Facts. Signed and inscribed by the author.
Author
Berlitz, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near fine condition
Jacket condition
Very good+ condition (DJ)
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0448123363
ISBN 13
9780448123363
Publisher
Grosset & Dunlap
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1982
Size
Octavo (8vo)

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Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)

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About Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)

Primarily mail-order and shows; open bookstore only by appointment or invitation; select inventory of 30,000+ books, ephemera, autographs, maps and manuscript material. Most dustjackets protected in archival mylar. Many books without dustjackets protected in custom archival mylar. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), The Manuscript Society, and the Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA) (formerly the Midwest Bookhunters or MWBH). Proprietor: Kurt Gippert.

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octavo
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shelfwear
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