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STRUCTURAL LINGUISTICS (formerly titled : Methods in Structural Linguistics)

By Harris, Zellig S.

Chicago, IL: Phoenix/Chicago Univ Press, 1951. Phoenix P52. Text/Near New; showing faint margin discoloration. Illustrated soft cover/NF w/light edge wear, and also showing faint discoloration. First published under the title: Methods in Structural Linguistics. Strong copy.. First Edition, 4th Impression of 1960. Soft Cover/Stitched. Very Good/None as Issued.

$22.50

A GUIDE TO CHAUCER'S PRONUNCIATION

By Kökritz, Helge

New York, NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1961. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Stapled soft cover/NF w/trace edge rubs & soiling, and, showing faint discoloration. Guide to Chaucerian pronunciations (later part of the 14th century) and their modern equivalents (both British and American). Nine selected passages illustrate the application of rules.. Reprint. Soft Cover/Stapled. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$12.50

THE PHILOSOPHY OF LITERARY FORM : Studies in Symbolic Action (Revised, Abridged By the Author)

By Burke, Kenneth

New York, NY: Vintage Books, 1957. Revised & Abridged by the author. Vintage K-51. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Soft cover/NF w/light wear and light soiling/discoloration. PO label to front cover verso. First published 1941; this is the revised & abridged edition of 1957 in which three of the shorter articles incorporated in section one of the orginal publication have been omitted.. Revised & Abridged Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$17.50

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF THINKING (Pelican Books)

By Thomson, Robert

Baltimore, MD: Peguin, 1959. Pelican A453; 1959 printing. Text/BRAND NEW, showing faint margin discoloration. Soft cover/NF w/trace wear to corner tips & whisper of a crease to upper front corner. An investigation into human thought processes and associated fields of inquiry. Text in 11 chapters: 1, What Do We Mean by 'Thinking'?; 2, Problem-Solving Behavior in Animals; 3, Probelm-Solving Behavior in Human Beings; 4, Concepts & Their Attainment; 5, Concept Formation un Childrenl 6, Learning Operations; 7, Transfer & Interference; 8, The Dynamics of Thinking: Motivation & Thought; 9, Language & Thought; 10, Creative Thinking; and, 11, What Do We Know About Thinking?. First Edition, First Thus. Paperback. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$28.50

S/Z : An Essay

By Barthes, Roland; (Translated from the French By Richard Miller)

New York, NY: Hill & Wang, 1974. Text/BRAND NEW. Yellow soft cover/VG; w/light shelf wear & soiling to lower back ege. Classic study of semiology (science of signs and symbols) in Sarrasine, a novella by Balzac Honore (1799 - 1850). Barthes calls his study an essay, and says it is "the trace of work done during a two-year seminar (1968 - 1969) at the Ecole pratiques de Hautes Etudes." Through scrutiny of 561 fragments (or lexias) we are introduced to the very nature of reading, which is principally something we do by ourselves.. First Edition, 6th Printing. Paperback. Very Good/None as Issued.

$18.50