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Canadian Press Stylebook, The: A Guide for Writers and Editors

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New
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15th Edition
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Canada: Www.thecanadianpress.com "The Canadian Press Stylebook is a one-stop reference book used by journalists at Canada's national news agency as they deliver hundreds of stories a day to newspapers, broadcasters and internet sites." White and red trade paperback with black titling. Book is sealed in shrink-wrap. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg.… Read more
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Tibetan-English Dictionary

by Das, Sarat Chandra

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Published
1979
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Good+
Edition
Revised Edition
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$32.00

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Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass, 1979 "Revised and Edited under the orders of the Government of Bengal by Graham Sandberg and A. William Heyde." Text in Tibetan and English. Black cloth with gilt titling on spine, brown end papers, black and white elaborate decoration on original title page, author's preface and revisors' preface, both in English, 1353 pages. Book… Read more
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Central Carrier Bilingual Dictionary

by Antoine, Francesca; Catherine Bird; Agnes Isaac; Nellie Prince & Sally Sam

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Published
1974
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Very Good-
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$40.00

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Fort Saint James, B.C.: Carrier Linguistic Committee, 1974 Compiled by Richard Walker and David B. Wilkinson, Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc. This dictionary has been prepared for members of the Central (Stuart Lake) dialect of the Carrier language, which belongs to the Athapaskan language family. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, dictionary contains Central Carrier… Read more
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Directors Guild of Canada: Directory of Members

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Published
1980
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Very Good-
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Canada: Directors Guild of Canada, 1980 A record of members of the Directors Guild of Canada for 1980-1981. Forward is in both English and French. Black three-ring binder, black and white illustrations, 202 pages, advertisements in text. Each director has a short bio, black and white portrait, lists of filmography, awards and addresses, etc. Tucked into the… Read more
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Si-sa Elite English-Korean Dictionary

by So-Sa Elite

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2006
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Good+ to Very Good-
ISBN
9788917020007
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$30.00

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Si Sa Elite , 2006 An English-Korean dictionary. Brown faux limp leather, gilt titling on spine and front, occasional small black and white illustrations in text, 2556 pages. Text block edge has some minor markings, tiny crease to lower corner of approximately ten pages. Book is clean and tight, and is overweight. Shipping charges are… Read more
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Side Effects of Drugs: A Survey of Unwanted Effects of Drugs Reported in 1965-1967, Volume VI

by Meyler, L & A. Herxheimer, Editors

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Good+
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Baltimore, Maryland & Amsterdam: Williams & Wilkins Company & Excerpta Medica Foundation White hard cover with black titling, green & black illustration on front, 561 pages. Book has the usual library markings, cover and text block edge slightly darkened, book is generally clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will… Read more
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Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses

by Gowland, W.P. & John Cairney

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Published
1955
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Good
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$15.00

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Christchurch, New Zealand: N.M. Peryer Limited, 1955 An anatomy and physiology textbook for nurses, written primarily for the nurses of New Zealand, although "it may possibly prove useful to a wider audience." Red cloth with gilt titling on spine, black and white illustrations throughout, 462 pages. Corners lightly bumped, light edge wear with more wear to lower rear… Read more
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England: Promotional Reprint Company Ltd. Book was originally published in 1886 by People's Publishing Company, Melbourne. This is an abridged version of the original, and provides a wealth of entertaining information, and gives a fascinating insight to the rules of conduct that were considered most acceptable almost a century ago. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Index Herbariorum, Part I, The Herbaria of the World

by Holmgren, Patricia K, Wil Keuken & Eileen K. Schofield

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Published
1981
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Good
Edition
Seventh Edition
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9789031304783
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$18.00

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Utrecht/Antwerpen: Bohn, Scheltema & Holkema, 1981 Book is Part I of Index Herbariorum: A Guide to the Location and Contents of the World's Public Herbaria. Book is from the library of the Royal B.C. Museum. Dark blue cloth with silver titling on spine, 452 pages. Cover has very minor edge wear, some pale smudges to cover and text block… Read more
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Dime Novel Round-Up, Vol. 45, No. 4, August 1976

by LeBlanc, Edward T.

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Published
1976
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Good+
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: F. Tousey,, 1976 A periodical devoted to the collecting, preservation and literature of the old-time dime and nickel novels, libraries and popular story papers. White paper cover with black and white illustration, black titling, staple binding, 30 pages. Cover slightly darkened around edges, small closed tear on upper front cover (staple?) spine ends… Read more
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New Modern Chinese-English Dictionary

by Xie Zhengiang

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Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9787507814729
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$24.00

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China: Chinese International Radio Press, 1997 Red hard cover with gilt titling in Chinese on spine, front has gilt titling in Chinese, blind-stamped titling in English, 1253 pages. Upper corners of cover slightly bumped, text block edges have a few small spots and pale discolorations, book is clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket has light shelf wear, slight… Read more
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F.W. Howay: A Bibliography

by Lamb, W. KAye

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Published
1982
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Limited Edition
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Vancouver, BC, 1982 This book has been reprinted from three issues of "The British Columbia Historical Quarterly" in an edition of 200 copies by William Hoffer and Stephen Lunsford with the permission of the author. Green card cover, black titling, staple binding, frontispiece, unpaginated. Some shelf and edge wear, a few pressure marks, scratching and a few… Read more
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Manual of Foreign Languages - For the Use of Librarians, Bibliographers, Research Workers, Editors, Translators, and Printers

by Von Ostermann, Georg F.

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Published
1952
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Very Good
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$21.00

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New York: Central Book Company, Inc., 1952 A reference manual of foreign languages which looks at aspects of a very large number of languages.l Brown leatherette hard cover with gilt titling on spine and front, black and white frontispiece, 414 pages. Corners and spine ends have quite light wear, book has usual library markings (Buffalo & Erie County Library,… Read more
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Chinese Characters, Volume II - Chinese-English Lexicons

by Wieger, L.

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Published
1915
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$120.00

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Catholic Mission Press, Ho-Kien-Fu, 1915 Subtitled: "Their origin, etymology, history, classification and signification. A thorough study from Chinese documents." Translated into English by L. Davrout. Grey boards, black leather corners and spine with blind-stamped decorative borders, simple gilt decorative bands on spine, no titling on cover (with the exception of a barely legible title typed on a… Read more
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Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 6 Volumes

by Maitland, J.A. Fuller, ed.

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Published
1926
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Philadelphia: Pheodore Presser Company, 1926 Six volume set. Volumes 1 - 5 are edited by Maitland. Volume 6 is the American Supplement edited by Waldo Selden Pratt. Red cloth with blindstamped emblem to front and gilt titling to spine, frontispieces with tissue guards, several black and white plates in each volume, (804, 794, 863, 808, 672 and 412 pages).… Read more
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West Byfleet, Surrey, England: Published by arrangement with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations by Fishing News (Books) Ltd, 1975 Catalogue deals particularly with "small-scale fisheries using gears operated from the shore or from small boats in coastal or inland waters. Maximum size of fishing vessels included in this catalogue is aproximately 15 m length overall,… Read more
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Mineola, New York: Dover Publications, Inc. Assembled by a missionary in Tibet during the mid-nineteenth century, this comprehensive dictionary has enjoyed an outstanding reputation as an important reference for generations of students of the language, and is an unabridged republication of the edition published by Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1881. Brightly illustrated soft cover, brown titling on black… Read more
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Ridpath Library of Universal Literature, Vol. XII

by Ridpath, John Clark, Editor

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Published
1903
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Philadelphia: Avil Printing Company, 1903 Volume 12 of 25, (GREE-HAWT). Subtitled " A Biographical and Bibliographical Summary of the World's Most Eminent Authors, including the Choicest Extracts and Masterpieces from their Writings." Black leather corners and spine, gilt titling and decoration on spine, marbled boards and end papers, top text block edge is gilt, other edges are untrimmed, quite… Read more
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London: Caxton Publishing Company, Limited, 1912 Subtitled: Including Descriptions of the Causes, Symptoms, and Cure of Diseases and Ailments; the Structure and Functions of the Human Body; Sick Nursing and Invalid Cookery; Hygiene; the Practice of the Laws of Health and Muscular Development; the Family Medicine Chest; the Care of Children and Infants; the Health and Ailments of Women; First… Read more
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Glenn's Mercedes-Benz Repair and Tune-up Guide

by Glenn, Harold T.

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Published
1966
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Fair
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$9.75

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Philadelphia: Chilton Company , 1966 Performance and mechanical specifications 180, 190, 200, 219, 220, 230, 250, 300, 600, fuel injection/diesel injection, plus selected road and track road tests. Green cloth with black, blue, white, brown titling, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, drawings, diagrams, tables, etc. 156 pages. Book is significantly soiled on cover, edges and occasionally in… Read more
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