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

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15th Edition.
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Canada: Www.thecanadianpress.com. 15th Edition. . Soft cover. New. 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… 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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Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass, 1979. Revised Edition. . Hardcover. Good+. 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… 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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Fort Saint James, B.C.: Carrier Linguistic Committee, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good-/Good+. 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… Read more
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Directors Guild of Canada: Directory of Members

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1980
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Very Good-
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Canada: Directors Guild of Canada, 1980. Three Ring Binder. Very Good-. 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,… Read more
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Si-sa Elite English-Korean Dictionary

by So-Sa Elite

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Published
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. Soft cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 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… 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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Baltimore, Maryland & Amsterdam: Williams & Wilkins Company & Excerpta Medica Foundation. Hardcover. Good+ to Very Good-. 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… Read more
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England: Promotional Reprint Company Ltd.. Soft cover. Very Good-. 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. Size: 8vo - over… 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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Utrecht/Antwerpen: Bohn, Scheltema & Holkema, 1981. Seventh Edition. . Hardcover. Good. 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… 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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New York, New York, U.S.A.: F. Tousey,, 1976. Paper Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 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… 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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China: Chinese International Radio Press, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 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… 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. Limited Edition. . Card Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 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,… Read more
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Early Midwestern Travel Narratives: An Annotated Bibliography 1634-1850

by Hubach, Robert R.

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9780814328095
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Detroit, Michigan: Wayne State University Press. Hardcover. Very Good+/-. Book is "one of the most comprehensive, well-organized regional studies of American travel literature every published." Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, publisher's advertising at back of book, 149 pages. This handsome book appears to be without flaws. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel… 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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New York: Central Book Company, Inc., 1952. Fourth Edition. . Leatherette. Very Good/-. 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… 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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Good
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Catholic Mission Press, Ho-Kien-Fu, 1915. Half-Leather. Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 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… Read more
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CP Style Book: A Guide for Writers and Filing Editors

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1974
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Canada: Canadian Press, 1974. Coil Binding. Good+ to Very Good-. A guide to writing style and principles for newsreports filed with Canadian Press. Pale green card covers with black titling, metal coil binding, 132 pages. Cover has shelf wear with some light creases, small spots of discolouration primarily on back, lightly sunned, small mark on leading edge of… 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. Hardcover. 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… Read more
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Mineola, New York: Dover Publications, Inc.. Soft cover. Good+. 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,… 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. Half-Leather. 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,… Read more
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Chinese-English Dictionary of Modern Communist Chinese Usage

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Second Edition.
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Washington, D.C.: Joint Publications Research Service. Second Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. This dictionary is a conversion into English of the "Chinesisch-Deutsches Worterbuch (Han-Te- Tz'u-tien)." The second edition has been revised to include a comprehensive conversion table between the Wade-Giles romanization system and the Pinyin. This conversion table was compiled primarily from the June-December 1958 issues of "Wen-tzu… Read more
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Thirteen-month Calendar (The Reference Shelf, Volume VI, No.4)

by Johnsen, Julia E.

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Published
1929
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New York, USA: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1929. Cloth. Very Good-/-. A collection of essays that delve into the reformation of the present Gregorian calender into a more logical Thirteen-month Calender. In 1923, the League of Nations assigned a committee to study, and act upon it. This Reference Shelf edition follows in the series practice of presenting… Read more
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