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The Theory of German Word Order from the Renaissance to the Present

By Aldo Scaglione

Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1981. A decent reading copy. pages clean. binding tight, hinges broken, pages may start falling out. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, chipped, creased and split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$25.00

Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: the Untold History of English
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Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: the Untold History of English

By McWhorter, John

New York: Gotham Books, 2008. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. There is a remainder mark on the bottom page edge. . First Edition, 4th Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$14.50

The English Language

By Ernest Weekley, John W. Clark

New York, NY: British Book Centre, 1952. 347pp. Original boards. The Language Library Series (edited by Eric Patridge). With a chapter on the history of American English by John W. Clark. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Binding is fairly tight and pages very secure. Boards have sunning/rubbing to extremities, slight bumping to head/heel of spine. Unclipped DJ is heavily sunned/ink-rubbed, chipping to head/heel of spine, corners frayed, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy of this incresingly scarce title. . First American Thus. Hard Cover. Good -/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$44.00

How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself
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How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself

By Mark Collier, Bill Manley

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1998. 179pp. Index. Original laminated boards. New illustrations by Richard Parkinson. Paegs are clean (unmarked) but slightly age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Covers are scuffed with light rubbing to corners. Nice copy overall. . 4th Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.00

Common phrases and Where They Come from

By Mordock, John and Myron Korach

New York, NY: Barnes & Noble, 2001. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +.

$9.00

The Chicago Manual of Style 15th Edition
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The Chicago Manual of Style 15th Edition

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2003. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$25.00

No Uncertain Terms: More Writing from the Popular "On Language" Column in The New York Times Magazine
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No Uncertain Terms: More Writing from the Popular "On Language" Column in The New York Times Magazine

By Safire, William

New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2003. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$13.75

Watching Ones Tongue Issues in Language Planning

By Mairead Nic Craith (ed.)

United Kingdom: Liverpool University Press, 1996. pages clean, bright. binding tight, back hinges creased/cracked. edge wear with dents corners dented, creased and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, ect. covers creased along spine edge from use. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . British Edition, Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$16.50

Carper Diem: Put a little Latin in your Life
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Carper Diem: Put a little Latin in your Life

By Mount, Harry

New York, NY: Hyperion, 2007. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. . First Edition, 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +.

$11.00

Interview: Talks with America's Writing Women
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Interview: Talks with America's Writing Women

By Pearlman, Mickey; Katherine Usher Henderson

Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1990. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$15.50

The Speakers Handbook eighth Edition

By Sprague, Jo and Douglas Stuart

U.S.A.: Thomson Wadsworth, 2008. pages clean and bright. binding intact. edge wear with dents. corners dented, creased split. covers worn. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Spiral Bound. Good. Oversize Trade Paperback.

$20.00

Kamus Dunia Bergambar Untuk Anak-Anak (Indonesia-Inggris)

By Dilengkapi Cara Baca

Penerbit NUSANTARA Jakarta 304pp. Original stiff wraps. Indonesia/English dictionary designed for children with accompanying illustrations. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting). Hinges are cracked (and glue is showing) but still secure/attached. Inner text block is tight. Covers are moderately scuffed/ink-rubbed with several fint scratches/creases. Wear to covers (nicking to head/heel of spine, heavy rubbing to extremities). Outer page edges are scuffed/slightly finger soiled. This is NOt a remaidner or ex-library. Nice reading copy of this unique language reference. . First Thus. Trade Paperback. Fair/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.30

Limas Red Hot Chilli Portuguese and English

By Mills, David and Derek Brazell

London: Mantra Lingua, 2012. pages clean and bright. binding tight but hinges creased. edge wear. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Unknown Edition, Printing. Trade Paperback. Good +. Oversize Paperback.

$11.00

Wordplay the Philosophy Art and Science of Ambigrams
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Wordplay the Philosophy Art and Science of Ambigrams

By Langdon, John

U.S.A.: Broadway Books, 2005. pages clean and bright. binding tight but front hinge creased/cracked. edge wear with chips. corners dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Unknown Edition, Printing. Trade Paperback. Good.

$8.80

The Daily Candy Lexicon
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The Daily Candy Lexicon

By Daily Candy

New York, NY: Virgin Books , 2008. a good reading copy. pages clean and bright. binding tight but hinges creased/cracked. edge wear. corners dented and starting to split. general shelf wear. . Unknown Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$7.15

Speaking Freely: A Guided Tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley
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Speaking Freely: A Guided Tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley

By Flexner, Stuart Berg and Anne H. Soukhanov

New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1997. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Black and white photos throughout. This is an oversized book and may require extra postage.. First Edition, 1st Printing. Oversized Hardcover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$13.00

Tigress

By Cowcher, Helen

London: Milet Limited, 1997. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, pictorial boards. Dual language English and Vietnamese with bright color illustrations.. First Dual Language Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good -/No Jacket.

$11.00

The Clan of the Flapdragon and Other Adventures in Etymology By B.M.W. Schrapnel, Ph.D.
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The Clan of the Flapdragon and Other Adventures in Etymology By B.M.W. Schrapnel, Ph.D.

By McKee, Richard

Tuscaloosa, Alabama: University of Alabama Press, 1997. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has sun fading on the spine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good.

$12.65

Colloquial Polish
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Colloquial Polish

By Mazur, B.W.

London & New York: Routledge, 1998. pages dull. binding tight but front and back hinges broke. edge wear with denting and ink chips. corners dented and starting to split. covers have random smudge marks.. Reprint--Unknown Printing. Trade Paperback. Fair.

$9.90

Fair of Speech: The Uses of Euphemism

By Enright, D.J., Ed.

Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is a little loose. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Front flap has been price-clipped. Jacket corners are rubbed.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good. Mylared.

$11.00

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