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New York: W.W. Norton & Co. [0-393-04903-5] 2000. (Hardcover) 204pp. Very good in fine dust jacket. Illustrations, bibliography, index. There is writing on the rear free endpaper. "At last, a lively, comprehensive, and useful guide for spellers of all abilities, plus a look at what our spelling reveals about our intelligence and our personalities".… Read more
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Language and Human Behavior

by Bickerton, Derek

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Seattle: University of Washington Press [0-295-97457-5] 1995. (Hardcover) 180pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Notes, tables, diagrams, appendices, bibliography, index. The spine and edges are lightly worn. "According to Bickerton, the behavioral sciences have failed to give an adequate account of human nature at least partly because of the conjunction and… Read more
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Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar

by Mounce, William D.

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Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House [0-310-23211-2] 1999. (Hardcover) 459pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Notes, tables, appendices, index, CD-ROM. The covers are bumped on the bottom edges and the spine is lightly worn at the top and bottom. "Basics of Biblical Greek is an entirely new, integrated approach to teaching and learning New… Read more
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image of Greek Grammar Beyond the Basics; An Exegetical Syntax of the New Testament

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Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House [0-310-37340-9] 1996. (Hardcover) 797pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Diagrams, notes, tables, graphs, bibliography, index. The covers are lightly worn, the fore-edge is lightly soiled and there is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. "While the trend of some grammarians has been to take a purely… Read more
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image of On Language; Chomsky's Classic Works Language and Responsibility and Reflections on Language in One Volume

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New York: New Press [1-56584-475-0] 1998. (Trade paperback) 269pp. Very good. Diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. The covers are lightly edgeworn and there is a remainder mark on the bottom edge. "Restoring to print two of Chomsky's most famous and popular books in one omnibus volume, on Language features some of the noted linguist and… Read more
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Language and Responsibility; Based on Conversations with Mitsou Ronat

by Chomsky, Noam (Contributor Mitsou Ronat.)

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9780394736198
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New York: Pantheon Books [0-394-73619-2] 1979. (Trade paperback) 212pp. Very good. Diagrams, notes, index. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the half-title page and minor pencil notations in the first third of the book. "America's foremost linguist and perhaps its most controversial political critic brings togethe rboth sides of his life and work… Read more
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul 1961, 3rd edition. (4to) 972pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Top edge stained red. Clear tape over white-out on the endpapers and dust jacket flaps, the dust jacket is price-clipped, has a taped 2-inch closed tear and some tape stains. "A new major dictionary from… Read more
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New York: Facts on File Publications [0-87196-561-5] 1984, 1st printing. (Small 4to) 566pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Index. The dust jacket is rubbed and lightly edgeworn, and a previous owner's stamp on the front free endpaper. "As the population of the world grew, it became necessarily to identify individuals… Read more
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image of Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible; Complete and Unabridged in One Volume

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Hendrickson Publishers [0-943575-32-X] 1995. (4to) 2485pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Lightly faded on the spine. "wherein each chapter is summed up in its contents, each paragraph reduced to its proper heads, the sense given, and largely illustrated with practical remarks and observations". (Commentary, Bible Commentary, Bible Studies, Christianity, New Testament,… Read more
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The Language Instinct

by Pinker, Steven

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New York: William Morrow and Company [0-688-12141-1] 1994, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 494pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, glossary, index. The covers are lightly splayed. "Everyone has questions about language. Some are from everyday experience: Why do immigrants struggle with a new langauge, only to have their fluent children ridicule… Read more
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New York: Viking 978-0-670-06327-7 [978-0-670-06327-7] 2007. (Hardcover) 499pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrations, diagrams, notes, references, index. "In this feast of a book, Steven Pinker explains how the mind works in a completely new style - by examining the way we use words. Every time we swear, we reveal something about… Read more
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New York: Basic Books [0-465-07269-0] 1999. (Hardcover) 348pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Diagrams, illustrations, notes, references, index. "How does language work? How do children learn their mother tongue? Why do languages change over time, making Shakespearean English difficult for us and Chaucer's English almost incomprehensible? Why do languages have so many… Read more
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image of An Introduction to Library Classification; With Readings, Questions and Examination Papers (Publisher series: Coptic Series for Librarians.)

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London: Grafton & Co. 1918. (Hardcover) 172pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Notes, tables, illustration, errata slip, appendices. Lightly shelfworn. Publisher series: Coptic Series for Librarians. (Books, Books, Classification--Books, Library Science).
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Toronto: Harcourt College Publishers [0-15-507381-8] 2000, 3rd edition. (Trade paperback) 160pp. Near fine. (Textbook, Drama, Instruction Manual, Textbook).
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Business; Canadian Edition

by Pride, William M. (editors) (With Brahm M. Canzer, Robert J. Hughes & Jack R. Kapoor.)

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9780176166250
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Toronto: Houghton Mifflin Company 978-0176-166250 [978-0176-166250] 1999. (4to) Very good plus, no dust jacket. 630; 41pp. Graphs, tables, illustrations, glossary, index. The spine is lightly bumped at the top and bottom. (Textbook, Business, Economics, Entrepreneurs, Textbook).
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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1966. (Hardcover) 205pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Formulas, diagrams, notes, indices. Lightly worn. "Transformational theory is still in a stage of rapid grwoth. Hence this introduction cannot present securely established results only; it also guides the reader to various problems and questions that are still very much… Read more
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Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1963. (Hardcover) Very good, no dust jacket. 294pp. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering and crested spine. Tape stains on the endpapers, the title page lightly stained, and a previous owner's blind stamp. "The present edition contains some fifty names not included in the original issue, but the main… Read more
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In Their Own Words; Criminals on Crime

by Cromwell, Paul (editor)

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9781891487873
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Los Angeles: Roxbury Publishing Company [1-891487-87-6] 2003. (Mass market paperback) Very good plus. 311pp. Notes, tables, references. The covers are lightly edgeworn. "This book is a collection of ethnographic or field accounts of crime and criminals. The studies presented are derived from a long tradition of field research in sociology and criminology. In the Third… Read more
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Belmont: Thomson Wadsworth [0-534-53562-3] 2004, 2nd edition. (Mass market paperback) Very good plus. 410pp. Tables, references, index. The covers are lightly edgeworn. "Like its companions in this highly praised series, this book focuses on a key topic in crime and justice. The Wadworth Contemporary Issues in Crime and Justice Series has been developed to provide… Read more
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Human Anatomy & Physiology

by Marieb, Elaine N. (With Katja Hoehn.)

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9780805359107
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San Francisco: Pearson Benjamin Cummings [0-8053-5910-9] 2007, 7th edition. (4to) Very good plus, no dust jacket. 1159pp. Black and white and color illustrations and photographs, tables, glossary, index. Lightly worn, a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. (Textbook, Anatomy, Physiology, Textbook).
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