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Modern American Usage: a guide

by Wilson Follett; edited and completed by Jacques Barzun with Carlos Baker, Frederick Dupee, Dudley Fitts, James D. Hart, Phyllis McGinley, Lionel Trilling

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Published
1968
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Near fine
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New York, New York: Hill & Wang, 1968. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/near fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 436 pages, gilt spine titles on brown cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with little shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a near fine, lightly edge worn dust jacket.
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Meaning and the Structure of Language

by Wallace L Chafe

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Published
1970
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Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780226100555
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Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/very good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, viii + 360 pages, silver titles on blue cloth; previous owner's name on the front endpaper. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear over all; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good lightly… Read more
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Cenere : romanzo

by Grazia Deledda

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Published
1979
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Good
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Milano, Italy: Fratelli Treves, 1979. Original Wraps. Good. Italian text. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 322 pages plus 16 ads; stiff wraps. A good, soft coveroverall with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling, chipping at the back strip top and bottom; hinges and bindingsolid; paper moderately yellowed.
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Paris, France: Bibliotheque - Charpentier, 1932. Pictorial Wraps. Good. French language text. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 235 pages, original yellow printed wraps. A good, clean, sturdy softcover edition over all, back stip chipping at spine ; binding solid paper moderately yellowed,
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Journal d'un Simple Soldat; Guerre - Captivite 1914 - 1915

by Gaston Riou; preface d'Ed. Herriot; dessins Jean Heles

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Published
1916
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Good
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Paris, France: Librairie Hachette, 1916. Pictorial Wraps. Good. French language text. Duodecimo, 7 1/3" tall, 249 pages, originalgray printed wraps. A good, clean, sturdy softcover edition over all, back stip chipping at spine ; binding solid paper moderately yellowed,
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Correspondance de Jean-Baptiste Rousseau et de Brossette; Tome I: 1715 - 1729; tome II: 1729 - 1741 (Societe des Textes Francais Modernes) [two volumes]

by Jean-Baptiste Rousseau and Brossette; introduction by Paul Bonnefon

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1910-1911
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Very Good
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Paris, France: Societe Nouvelle / Edouard Cornely, 1910-1911. Stiff Printed Wraps. Very Good. French language text. 2 vols. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, vol. 1: xv + 307 ; vol. 2: 312 pages, original gray printed wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy softcover edition over all, back strip chipping at spine ; binding solid paper moderately yellowed.
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Beginning Norwegian: a grammar and reader

by Einar I. Haugen

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Published
[1937]
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Very Good
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New York, New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, [1937]. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Originally published in 1937. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 214 pages, map endpapers, black titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition edition over all with moderate shelf wear ; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white with light foxing to the fore-edges. Without dust jacket.… Read more
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I Stand Corrected

by William Safire

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good + / Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780812910971
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$6.50

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New York, New York: Times Books, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good + / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 468 pages, blue quarter-cloth. A very good plus, clean, neat hardcover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white, but a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge and a price sticker stain on the front endpaper.… Read more
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ETC.: A Review of General Semantics; volume twenty-five (XXV, 25), number FOUR (4); December, 1968. The Windows and Scenery of Literary Study (Matthews); Semantics Exorcised (Roth); I was S.I. Hayakawa for the F.B.I. (Ristau), etc

by S. I. Hayakawa (editor); Jack Matthews, Mary Jane Morrow Roth, Weller Embler, Harland Ristau, et al

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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San Francisco, California: San Francisco State, 1966. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Single original issue. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, pages 387 to 512, stiff illustrated paper wraps. A very good soft cover with light soiling to the covers and light yellowing to the pages.
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The American Language: an inquiry into the development of English in the United States. Supplement Two

by H. L. Mencken

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Published
1962
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Near Fine / Very Good
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New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1962. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Single vol. Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, xiii + 890 pages + xliii, gilt titles on black cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, but paper cream white with some foxing to the fore-edges. In… Read more
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Contes Americains ; premiere serie: Jessie Graham; Alice Scott; Helene Leslie

by Miss Mac Intosh (Marie Jane MacIntosh) ; Mme. R. Dionis (editor); illustrations by E. Bayard

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Published
1865
Condition
Very Good
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Paris, France: Librairie Hachette, 1865. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Sold as a reading copy only of this scarce antebellum American author. Text in French. 12mo, 7" tall, 341 pages with black and white intertextual illustrations, quarter-cloth over marbled boards. A good copy overall, cover worn and chipped at all edges, front endpaper out, interior paper reasonably supple, lightly… Read more
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Chamber of Horrors : a glossary of official jargon both English and American (The Language Library )

by Vigilans' ; Eric Partridge (introduction and editor)

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Published
1952
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, New York: British Book Centre, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 140 pages, gray boards. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, hinges and bidnings tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with light soiling and several short edge tears, price clipped
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New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Hardcover--cloth. Fine / Very Good. 3 vols -- complete. (These are the Book-of-the-Month Club edition, printed by the original publisher and in ever way the same as the regular edition.) 1: Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, xi + 769 + xxix pages, black cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard… Read more
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A Tract on the Present State of English Pronunciation

by Robert Bridges

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Published
1913
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Oxford, England: Oxford University Press/Clarendon, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9" tall, 76 pages + 4 plates, beige quarter-vellum, gilt tiles on boards. A very good, clean, neat, sturdy hard cover edition over all BUT with moderate exterior shelf wear and rubbing, upper fore-corners chipped; binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed. Without dust jacket.… Read more
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Gesenius' Hebrew Grammar; second American edition, revised and enlarged on the basis of the twenty-fifth German edition; with full subject, Scripture, and Hebrew indexes

by Prof. E. Kautzsch, D.D.; edited by Edward C. Mitchell and Ira M. Price

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Published
1898
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Good
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Boston, Massachusetts: A.I. Bradley & Co, 1898. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 9" tall, xxxiii + 556 pages, black cloth. A good, clean, sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear and exterior rubbing, fore-corner tips worn through to boards, hinges cracked but secure and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.
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Almanak Van Het Leidsche Studentencorps (LSC); honderdvierendertigste jaargang MCMLIV (1954)

by [Leidsche Studentencorps]

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Published
1953
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Leiden, Netherlands: H.E. Stenfert Kroese, 1953. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 307 + 'adreslijst' and ads (approx 200 pages), silver titles, blue cloth. A very good sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with some foxing at the endpapers, with previous owners name on front… Read more
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Almanak Van Het Leidsche Studentencorps (LSC); honderdvierendertigste jaargang MCMLIII (1953)

by [Leidsche Studentencorps]

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Leiden, Netherlands: H.E. Stenfert Kroese, 1952. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 301 + 'adreslijst' and ads (approx 200 pages), silver titles, blue cloth. A very good sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with some foxing at the endpapers with previous owners name on front… Read more
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Almanak Van Het Leidsche Studentencorps (LSC); honderdvierendertigste jaargang MCMLII (1952)

by [Leidsche Studentencorps]

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Published
1951
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Leiden, Netherlands: H.E. Stenfert Kroese, 1951. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 281 + 'adreslijst' and ads (approx 200 pages), silver titles, blue cloth. A good sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with some foxing at the endpapers.
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The Aias of Sophokles [Sophocles] with critical and explanatory notes

by Sophokles [Sophocles]; J.B.M. Gray, M.D

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Published
1851
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$36.00

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Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1851. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Text (61 pages) in Greek; commentary (277) in English. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, 342 pages, brown cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover with general shelf wear, exterior spine cloth chipped and torn at top and bottom edges, fore-corner tips worn through to boards; hinges and binding… Read more
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Springfield, Missouri: Gospel Publishing, 1983. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Near Fine. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 336 pages, illustrated boards. A near fine, clean hardcover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white.
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