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First Oration of Cicero Against Catiline

by Henderson, John

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Published
1886
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Toronto: Copp Clark, 1886 Original orange cloth with black lettering and decoration. Front hinge starting. Edge of front free endpaper is torn and ragged. Minor notes in pencil. 76 pp. including Vocabulary, plus several lined pages at back for notes.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Eskimo-English Dictionary

by Peck, Rev. Edmund J.

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Published
1925
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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Hamilton, Ontario: The General Synod of the Church of England in Canada, 1925 Original textured red cloth on boards with gilt lettering. Edited by Rev. W.G. Walton. Inscription dated 1958 inside front cover. Tanning inside front and rear covers. Covers somewhat spotted. Hinge broken between p. 160 and p. 161. This book was based on an… Read more
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Punctuation and Other Typographical Matters for the Use of Printers, Authors, Teachers, and Scholars

by Bigelow, Marshall T.

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Very Good
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Revised Edition - Originally published I
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Boston: Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Co. Original dark green cloth on boards with black lettering. Previous owner's name in pencil. Baltimore bookseller's sticker inside rear cover. The author was a printer at University Press for nearly fifty years - more than thirty of which was spent proof-reading. 116 pp. including Index. . Revised Edition - Originally… Read more
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Hobbitus Ille - The Hobbit Translated Into Latin

by Tolkien, J.R.R.

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2012
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Near Fine
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London: HarperCollins Publishers, 2012 Chestnut cloth over boards with gilt titles on spine. Pictorial dustjacket is unclipped, and just slightly rubbed along bottom edge. Pictorial endpapers with map of Wilderland. Book appears unread. Translated by Mark Walker. Text in Latin - even the page numbers are Roman numerals! 320 pp.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus.… Read more
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Winnie Ille Pu - A Latin Version of A.A. Milne's 'Winnie-the-Pooh'

by Milnei, A.A. (A.A. Milne)

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Published
1961
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Very Good
Edition
Seventh Printing, February, 1961
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New York/Toronto: E.P. Dutton & Co./McClelland & Stewart Ltd., 1961 Dark blue cloth over boards with gilt titles and decoration. Pictorial endpapers with map of the Hundred Acre Wood. Pictorial yellow and red dustjacket has edgewear, toning, and tiny tears. Spine is sunned. Previous owner's name. Translated by Alexander Lenard - previous owner has pasted… Read more
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Esprit La Conversation Francaise

by Fasquelle, Louis

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Published
1857
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Good
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New York: American Book Company, 1857 Vocabulary, Elementary Phrases, Fifty Dialogues, and A Collection of Idiomatic Sentences. Small piece missing head of spine. Wear to foot of spine. Front hinge cracked. 275 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.
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Anecdotes Nouvelles; Lectures faciles et amusantes et Recitations

by de Rougemont, A.

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Published
1892
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Good Plus
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New York: Maynard, Merrill, & Co., 1892 Red boards backed by red cloth. Instructions in English for learning French recitations. 103 Anecdotes. 89 pp. with Vocabulaire.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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First Lessons in French; Introductory to Ollendorff's Larger Grammar

by Greene, G.W.

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Published
1874
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Good
Edition
Third Edition
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New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1874 Ollendorf's New Method of Learning to Read, Write, and Speak the French Language. Half-title page missing. Previous owner's signature (Hilary S. O'Keefe, 1880) was a male teacher. Maroon cloth on boards, backed in brown leather. 248 pp. with vocabularies.. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Everyday Errors in Pronunciation

by Gilmartin, John G.

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Published
1936
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Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Walter J. Black, Inc., 1936 Beige cloth boards backed in black cloth. Handsoil to cover. Twenty lessons, including Review. 186 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.
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The German Reader

by Lang, A.E./Needler, G.H.

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
Edition
Authorized Edition
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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1929 Authorized by Minister of Education, Ontario. Thoroughly noted in pencil, but not torn. A good book for learning or review. 213 pp. with vocabulary.. Authorized Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Simple & Direct; A Rhetoric for Writers

by Barzun, Jacques

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Published
1975
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Good
ISBN
9780060102364
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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1975 Black cloth on boards. Book contains some underlining. DJ unmarked and undamaged. 212 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Paqtatek; Vol. I, Policy and Consciousness in Mi'kmaq Life

by Inglis, Mannette, and Sulewsli (Eds.)

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Published
1991
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Very Good
ISBN
9780920059944
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Halifax, N.S.: Garamond Press, 1991 These essays were written as term papers by students of University College of Cape Breton in the 1988-89 academic year. 89 pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Dozay and J. Peyton Chisholm. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Concise Dictionary of Canadianisms

by Avis, Walter S. (Ed.)

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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Toronto: Gage Educational Publishing, Ltd., 1973 An abridgment of A Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles. 294 pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Jean Gault and Mary Guest. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Language Visible; Unraveling the Mystery of the Alphabet from A to Z

by Sacks, David

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Published
2003
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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9780676974874
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Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, Canada, 2003 Orange paper boards backed in brown cloth. Gift note. Talking through your nose and other habits of modern speech. 395 pp. with index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Bjorn Landstrom, et al. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Everybody's Writing-Desk Book

by Nisbet, Charles and Lemon, Don

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Published
1892
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Good
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Revised By James Baldwin.
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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1892 Green patterned cloth on boards. Both hinges glued to prevent separation. All the rules to help you write it right. 310 pp.. Revised By James Baldwin.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Dictionnaire Poche 2012

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Published
2011
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Paris: Larousse Dictionaries, 2011 Text in French. No writing or damage. Two inches thick. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Quance Lectures in Canadian Education; The Humanities in Modern Education

by Leddy, Dr. John Francis

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Published
1965
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Good Plus to Very Good
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First Edition (No Additional Printings
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Toronto: W.J.Gage, Limited, 1965 Orange cloth on boards. Contents of two lectures; Language and Literature / History and Philosophy. 68 pp. Previous owner's name.. First Edition (No Additional Printings. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Portrait. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Teaching Tenses; Ideas for Presenting and Practising Tenses in English

by Aitken, Rosemary

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Near Fine
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9780952280866
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Brighton, England: ELB Publishing Yellow softcover. No writing or damage. This book reveals how complicated English is, and breaks it down into digestible pieces. Includes 15 pages which are photocopiable for free, within stated limits. 191 pp.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Cartoon Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Speeches for All Occasions

by An Oxford M.A.

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Published
1909
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Good
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London: C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd., 1909 Green cloth on boards. Cover soil and crease. Some gutter cracks glued. Still serviceable with careful handling. 120 pp. with index.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Word Expositor and Spelling-Guide

by Coutie, George

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Published
1870
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Very Good Minus
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London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1870 "A school manual, exhibiting the spelling, pronunciation, meaning, and derivation of all the important and peculiar words in the English language; With copious exercises for examination and dictation." Inside front cover is a flyer from M.S. Hall, Book and Music Dealer, Fredericton (1872). 198 pp. Tiny brown specks of foxing decorate the edges only.… Read more
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