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Taschenworterbuch der griechischen und deutschen Sprache - Zweiter Teil: Deutsch-Griechisch (Methode Toussaint-Langenscheidt)

By Guthling, Professor Dr Otto (compiler)

Langenscheidsche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Berlin-Schoneberg, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 547 pages plus advertising (complete). In German and Greek. Teutonic font. A comfortable copy. The boards have some scuffing, light wear about the edges from use, storage. Some marks from the same. They are steady. The contents have some tanning about the rims. They are tight, tidy, clean, clear, precise. fk

$5.00

List of Locomotive Terms / Lys Lokomotiefterme: Compiled in the Railway Language Bureau and approved by the Vaktaalburo of the Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns/ Opgestel in die Spoorwegtaalburo en goedgekeur deur die Vaktaalburo van die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
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List of Locomotive Terms / Lys Lokomotiefterme: Compiled in the Railway Language Bureau and approved by the Vaktaalburo of the Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns/ Opgestel in die Spoorwegtaalburo en goedgekeur deur die Vaktaalburo van die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns

By South African Railways / Suid-Afrikaanse Spoorwee

Government Printer, Printer/ Staatsdrukker, Pretoria, 1953. Softcover. Fair/No Jacket. Complete. In English and Afrikaans. A much owned copy. Linen-cloth covers that much marked, worn and stained all about. The spine has much wear from storage. The spine and the covers are secure and comfortable. The contents have evidence of repeated use throughout. However, the contents generally clear, firm, diligent, competent. fk

$40.00

A Lexicon - abridged from Liddell and Scott's Greek-English Lexicon
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A Lexicon - abridged from Liddell and Scott's Greek-English Lexicon

Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1864. 11th Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 782 pages (complete). Rebound in full black leather. Previous owner signatures on the title page: Menzies Murray and F A Murray - both kin of Andrew Murray. The leathered boards are very smart, handsome. Newer end-papers. The contents have evidence of use and the passage of years throughout. The paper trims are softened and a little worn. There are handling marks, age-related marks, some tanning about the edges. The pages are comfortable, clear, able, amenable, competent, still agreeable. fk

$40.00

Vocabolario della Lingua Italiana

By Grassi, Corrado

Antonio Vallardi Editore, Milano, 1980. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 539 pages (complete). Flexi-cover. Pocket sized. Synonyms and vocabulary. The covers are healthy, secure and sure. The contents are tidy, comfortable, clean, clear, companionable. fk

$8.00

De Nederduitsche Taal in Zuid-Afrika Hersteld. Zijnde eene Handleiding tot de Kennis Dier Taal, naar de plaatselijke behoefte van het land gewijzigd

By Changuion, A N E

J H Collard, Kaapstad ; Richert Pike & Co., Kaapstad (printer), 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 246 pages plus 30 pages addenda (complete). In Dutch throughout. An aged but placid copy. The spine has been repaired with a leather strip. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked all about from handling, storage, shelving, time. They are steady, sound. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate. The frontispage has two previous owner signatures including ([...] Pienaar Hope Villa Nieuw Bethesda). The contents have some very few age-related marks. Aside from these sparse distractions, the contents are very clean and clear, certain and confident, assured and able, healthy and agreeable. fk

$150.00

Kleines Deutsches Rundfunk : ABC of Broadcasting for Listeners of the German Shortwave Station / Ein deutscher Sprachfuhrer fur die englisch-sprechenden Horer des Deutschen Kurzwellensenders

Deutschen Kurzwellensender, Berlin, 1938. First Edition. Softcover. Poor/No Jacket. Complete. An heroically cheerful copy of this language guide for the German international radio station. Mercifully free of ideology, the book yet is a pleasing representation of books for children at the time. A much owned, inconsiderately stored copy. The covers are grubby, worn, tanned. They are secure and sure. The contents have wear about the edges (principally the top edges) throughout. The pages are a little tanned, just lightly marked by storage and handling. They are otherwise jovial, convivial, instructive, determined, clean, companionable. fk

$10.00

Dicionario Illustrado Verbo Ingles Portugues - Vols 2, 3

By Vallandro, Leonel; Vallandro, Lino

Editora Globo SA, Porto Alegre, Brasil / Editorial Verbo, Lisboa, 1982. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Two volumes (Nos 2 and 3). Two sound copies. Volume 2: A-L. The green boards are a little scuffed, the corners a little worn from shelving, the spine seams a little cracked. They are steady and sound. The contents are clean, clear, competent, confident. Volume 3: M-Z. The green boards are smart, healthy. The corners have light shelving wear. Again, the contents are pleasing. Clean, clear, confident, diligent, tidy. An agreeable set. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should they need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk

$50.00

New Complete Dictionary of the English and Dutch Languages, in two parts
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New Complete Dictionary of the English and Dutch Languages, in two parts

By Calisch, I M ; Calisch, N S

H C A Campagne & Zoon, Tiel, 1892. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 822 pages (complete). English and Dutch. Full leather. A benign copy. The boards have wear about the edges from shelving, there is scuffing and light marking. The spine is resolutely decorous. The leather and gilt decoration and titling are worn and rubbed. The spine is amiable. The contents are tranquil. There is evidence of repeated use throughout. There is some wear, there are some handling marks throughout. The pages are certain, diligent, conscientious, clean and clear, assured. fk

$95.00

Wilhelm Gesenius' Hebraisches und Aramaisches Handworterbuch uber das Alte Testament
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Wilhelm Gesenius' Hebraisches und Aramaisches Handworterbuch uber das Alte Testament

By Muhlau F ; Volck, W ; Muller, Dr D H

F C W Vogel, Leipzig, 1886. New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 984 pages (complete). A confident copy. Half-leather. The boards are sturdy, sound. The leathered corners have wear. The spine is benign. Within, the front and end pages are tanned. A previous owner has informally tagged the contents with strips of scotch tape (now aged). The contents are otherwise clean, clear, conscientious, certain, more than competent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk

$30.00

Engelsch Woordenboek : Eerste Deel: Engelsch-Nederlandsch
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Engelsch Woordenboek : Eerste Deel: Engelsch-Nederlandsch

By Bruggencate, K Ten

J B Wolters, te Groningen, 1901. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 615 pages (complete). English, Dutch. A much owned copy. The boards are much worn, scuffed all about. The spine has been repaired, at some stage, with clear tape. They are steady and secure. The contents are benign and benevolent. Nonetheless, the contents are clean, clear, generous of spirit, assured and competent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need to be posted outside of South Africa, additional postal charges may be made. fk

$25.00

A New Arabic Grammar of the Written Language
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A New Arabic Grammar of the Written Language

By Haywood, J A ; Nahmad, H M

Lund Humphries, London, 1993. Reprint. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 687 pages (complete). A comfortably owned copy. The covers have handling and usage wear and creasing. They are secure and sure. The papertrims have handling marks. The contents have evidence of avid use throughout. They are yet, clean, clear, assured, diligent, more than competent. fk

$18.00