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English Dictionaries 800-1700 The Topical Tradition
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English Dictionaries 800-1700 The Topical Tradition

By Werner Hullen

Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon, 1999. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches. xiv, 525 pages. Condition of the book is Very Good+, remainder marks on bottom edge of text block, otherwise looks new on all points. Dust jacket is Very Good, very light surface wear. Ref. RGR

$25.00

THE LEXICOGRAPHY OF ENGLISH
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THE LEXICOGRAPHY OF ENGLISH

By Henri Bejoint

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. 7 x 10 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; like new but one corner is crushed. DJ is VERY GOOD+ ; clean, ,ild edge wear. Ref. Stax.

$40.00

THE OXFORD DICTIONARY AND THESAURUS, AMERICAN EDITION
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THE OXFORD DICTIONARY AND THESAURUS, AMERICAN EDITION

By various

New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. First printing of American edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 7 x 10 in. Blue cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; corners and spine ends bumped with minor wear, covers clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

THE OXFORD UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY
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THE OXFORD UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY

By William Little et al

Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1965. Third edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8 x 11 in. 2515 pp. Blue cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; minor shelf wear, covers very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. Ref. Stax. Expedited or overseas shipping will cost more than standard.

$35.00

THE YOUNG MAN'S BEST COMPANION AND BOOK OF GENERAL KNOWLEDGE...
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THE YOUNG MAN'S BEST COMPANION AND BOOK OF GENERAL KNOWLEDGE...

By L. MURRAY

London: Thomas Kelly, 1822. Hardcover. Good. 5 x 8 in. Full brown calf. Condition is GOOD l front detached, covers very worn, spine crumbling. First ten pgs have some damp-spotting, text failry bright, a little foxing. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

A FRENCH-ENGLISH MILITARY TECHNICAL DICTIONARY
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A FRENCH-ENGLISH MILITARY TECHNICAL DICTIONARY

By Cornelis de Witt Willcox

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1917. Hardcover. Good +. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners and spine ends bumped and worn, covers rubbed. Binding tight. Text toned, edges foxed. Ref. Stax.

$15.00

DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH AND GERMAN LANGUAGES
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DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH AND GERMAN LANGUAGES

By William James

Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1914. 41st edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends worn, covers a bit rubbed, spine a bit toned. Binding tight and text unmarked. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

THE SLANG DICTIONARY

By anonymous

London: Chatto and Windus, c. 1880. Hardcover. Good. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is GOOD ; spine cloth gone and hinges holding well by the muslin, covers worn. A good working copy. Text unmarked. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

ENCYCLOPAEDIA PERTHENSIS; OR UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF KNOWLEDGE COLLECTED FORM EVERY SOURCE... VL. XI ONLY (INCOMPLETE SET)
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ENCYCLOPAEDIA PERTHENSIS; OR UNIVERSAL DICTIONARY OF KNOWLEDGE COLLECTED FORM EVERY SOURCE... VL. XI ONLY (INCOMPLETE SET)

By various

Perth: printed for C. Mitchel and Co. and sold for them by Mr. Thomas Ostell. Ave Maria Lane...., c. 1800. Hardcover. Good. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. Full brown calf. Condition is GOOD ; calf is brittle, hinges cracked but holding, loss to spine ends. BInding remains solid. Text is toned with some light foxing and a few stains. All plates appear to be present. Ref. RGR.

$35.00

CHAMBER OF HORRORS "VIGILANS' A GLOSSARY OF OFFICIAL JARGON
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CHAMBER OF HORRORS "VIGILANS' A GLOSSARY OF OFFICIAL JARGON

By edited by Eric Partridge

New York: BRITISH BOOK CENTRE, 1952. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; minor wear, edges a touch sunned. Binding tight and text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; clipped, toned at edges and spine, a few chips. Ref. Stax.

$15.00

THE DICTIONARY OF GLOBAL CULTURE
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THE DICTIONARY OF GLOBAL CULTURE

By edited by Kwame Anthony Appiah et al

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 6 x 9 in. Paper boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; like near new on all points, unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; not clipped, a few smudges. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

A DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN-ENGLISH USAGE
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A DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN-ENGLISH USAGE

By Margaret Nicholson

New York: Oxford University Press, 1957. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 8 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners and spine ends bumped with light wear, cover has a small sticker mark. Binding tight and text unmarked.

$15.00

THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS
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THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS

By various

New York: Oxford University Press, 1955. Second edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 7 x 10 in. Green cloth boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; covers like near new, binding tight. PO's name on ffep. Ref. Stax.

$20.00

KETTRIDGE'S ITALIAN-ENGLISH, ENGLISH-ITALIAN DICTIONARY

By J. O. Kettridge

New York: David McKay, c. 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 5 x 7 in. Red paper boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; minor shelf wear, very clean, binding tight and text unmarked. DJ s VERY GOOD ; bright and clean, some edge wear and chips, a few tears to spine head. Ref. Stax.

$15.00

KETTRIDGE'S FRENCH-ENGLISH, ENGLISH-FRENCH DICTIONARY

By J. O. Kettridge

New York: David McKay, c. 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 5 x 7 in. Red paper boards. Condition is NEAR FINE ; minor shelf wear, very clean, binding tight and text unmarked. DJ s VERY GOOD ; bright and clean, some edge wear and chips, a few tears to spine head. Ref. Stax.

$15.00

The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying, and Quotation
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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying, and Quotation

By Elizabeth Knowles (editor)

New York: Oxford University Press, Usa, 1997. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. xvii, 694 pages. Condition of the book is Near Fine; Looks new on all points. Dust jacket is Very Good+; very light surface wear. STK

$15.00

THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS
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THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS

By various

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1955. Second edition/ BCE. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 7 x 10 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD ; like new on all points but covers are faintly damp-spotted. DJ is VERY GOOD ; toned at edges and spine. Ref. Stax.

$15.00

A DICTIONARY OF SLANG AND UNCONVENTIONAL ENGLISH...

By Eric Partridge

New York: Macmillan and Co., 1956. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8 x 10 in. xvi, 1230 pp. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt spine titles. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; corners have light wear, covers have a few very faint spots, spine titles bright. Binding tight and text unmarked. Ref. RGR.

$35.00

A NEW ENGLISH DICTIONARY ON HISTORICAL PRINCIPLES - VOLUME VII. PART II - Ph - Py
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A NEW ENGLISH DICTIONARY ON HISTORICAL PRINCIPLES - VOLUME VII. PART II - Ph - Py

By Edited by James A. H. Murray

Oxford: Oxford University Press/ Clarendon Press, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 11 x 13 1/2 inches. Pages 761 - 1676. Half dark red morocco with lighter red pebbled boards. . Condition is Very Good; One inch tear to leather at top of spine, spine lightly faded, text is very clean, binding is tight. RGR ref

$50.00

A NEW ENGLISH DICTIONARY ON HISTORICAL PRINCIPLES - VOLUME VII. PART I - O - Pf
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A NEW ENGLISH DICTIONARY ON HISTORICAL PRINCIPLES - VOLUME VII. PART I - O - Pf

By Edited by James A. H. Murray

Oxford: Oxford University Press/ Clarendon Press, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 11 x 13 1/2 inches. 760 pages. Half dark red morocco with lighter red pebbled boards. 1905 on title page but Preface is dated 1909. Condition is Very Good; Light wear to leather on spine ends, spine lightly faded, front cover slightly warped, text is very clean, binding is tight. RGR ref

$50.00

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