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Learn Greek in 25 Years : A Crash Course for the Linguistically Challenged

by Church, Brian

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Published
2002
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New Book from Greece
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3rd.ed.
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9789608639515
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Athens: Athens News, 2002 If you have tried, tried and tried again to learn Greek - and always failed miserably - then this is the book for you. In 25 humorous yet helpful lessons, Brian Church takes you through the minefields of modern Greek and gets blown up by every single one. A columnist with the Athens News, Church was… Read more
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My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Gerald

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1960
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London: Penguin, 1960 Young Gerald observes his family and their friends with the same fascination as he does the abundant wildlife of Corfu - hilarious and delightful. (Vintage Penguin edition). Pbk. Very Good.
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To Lexiko Tis Piatsas : Laographikon Lexikologikon Apanthisma

by Kapetanakis, Vrasidas

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Published
1962
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Good - Very Good
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2nd Ed.
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Athens: Ekdoeseis E Nomikos, 1962 Vintage book illlustrating - with humour - popular idiomatic language use in Greece in the 1950s. 75p.illus {NO copies in WorldCat]. 2nd Ed.. French Wraps. Good - Very Good.
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Blue Skies and Black Olives: A Survivor's Tale of Housebuilding and Peacock Chasing in Greece

by Humphrys, John & Humphries, Christopher

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Published
2009
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780340978825
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2009 It was a moment of mad impulse when John Humphrys decided to buy a semi-derelict cottage and a building site on a plot of land overlooking the Aegean. A few minutes' gazing out over the most glorious bay he had ever seen was all it took to persuade him. After all, his son Christopher -… Read more
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It's All Greece to Me

by Ross, John F.L.

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Published
2004
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789608639508
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Athens: Athens News, 2004 " Greece is a country famed worldwide for its physical beauty, wealth of antiquities and other vestiges of its unsurpassed ancient civilisation. Yet despite over ten million annual visitors and an open and inviting culture, modern Greece is not an easy country for outsiders to understand or comprehend fully. Countless tourist guides extoll its resorts and… Read more
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Greece on the Couch : Session 1

by Dragoumis, Mark

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2004
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789608639553
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Athens: Athens News, 2004 A selection of 32 illuminating pieces from Mark Dragoumis popular "Analyse This" column in the Athens News, where he sits Greece on the couch to probe into its daily workings and unworkings [and] uncovers Greece's deep-seated idiosyncraces 103p.. 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New Book from Greece.
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Everyday Life in the Village

by Saunders,Michael

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2007
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789608639584
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Athens: Athens News, 2007 "How a series of disasters resulted in happiness for an english couple on a Greek island" What does an urban British couple know about runaway turkeys, out-of-control egg production and the finer points of manure selection? Not much! But that doesn't stop Michael and Pauline from embarking on their harebrained dream of building a home, and… Read more
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Greece on the Couch : Session 2

by Dragoumis, Mark

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Published
2005
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789608920002
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Athens: Athens News, 2005 Mark Dragoumis puts Greece back on the therapy chair in Greece - on the Couch 2 is a new selection of 37 illuminating pieces from his popular "Analyse This " column in the Athens News. Join Mr Dragoumis as he tries to help the country move past its deep-seated corruption, fear of economic competition and status… Read more
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Shirley Valentine

by Russell, Willy

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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First Thus
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London: Laughing Stock, 1994 2 audio casseettes playing time 90 minutes Read by creator Willy Russell " This unique recording .is followd by an informal 'interview' of Willy Russell in conversation with . Roger McGough. Shirley Valentine, 42-year-old put-upon mother and housewife, leaves the drudgery of cooking dinner for her husband, packs her bags and heads for the sun. The… Read more
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The Groovy Greeks (Horrible Histories series)

by Deary, Terry

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780590132473
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London: Hippo/scholastic, 1996 "The Groovy Greeks" is full of fab facts about the hip and happening Greeks - who hung out all over 2000 years ago. Find out about horrible heroes, savage Spartan soldiers, phoolish philosophers and suffering slaves . Read on for some amazing information on awful ancient food, groovy Greek Olympic games, and the gruesome god who ate… Read more
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Birds,Beasts and Relatives

by Durrell, Gerald

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Published
1977
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As New
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9780006344650
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London: Fontana/Collins, 1977 Sequel to "My Family and Other Animals" recounting more hilarious adventures of the Durrell family (with assorted wildlife) on Corfu.. Pbk. As New.
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Sir Taki / Taki

by Theodorakopoulos, Takis [ Taki]

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Published
1999
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789607952042
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Athens: Fereniki, 1999 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New Book from Greece. Illus. by translator Elena Anagnostaki.
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Eureka : Rummaging in Greece

by Mikes,George (illus Nicolas Bentley)

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1965 Hungarian humourist pokes gentle fun at Greek habits and attitudes. 124p. illus.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Birds,Beasts and Relatives

by Durrell, Gerald

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1977
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Near Fine
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9780006344650
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London: Fontana/Collins, 1977 Sequel to "My Family and Other Animals" recounting more hilarious adventures of the Durrell family (with assorted wildlife) on Corfu.. Pbk. Near Fine.
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Greek : A Fractured Lexicon Volume 1

by Elliot, Vernon Vas

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Published
1994
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New Book from Greece
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Re-issue.
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9789602263303
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1994 (New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece) Hilarious survey of the linguistics, habits and behaviour of modern Greeks --- Sub-titled " An essential compendium of absolutely indespensible idioms,phrases and such, the study of which will undoubtedly confuse those who know some Greek. enlighten those who dont, and entertain both.". Re-issue.. Soft… Read more
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Greek : A Fractured Lexicon Volume 2

by Elliott, Vernon Vas

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1994
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789602264294
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Athens: Eftstathiadis, 1994 (New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece) A sequel to the original hilarious survey of the linguistics, habits and behaviour of modern Greeks --- Sub-titled " An essential compendium of absolutely indespensible idioms,phrases and such, the study of which will undoubtedly confuse those who know some Greek. enlighten those who dont,… Read more
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Visitor's Guide to Modern Greek Behaviour and Habits

by Elliott, Vernon Vas

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Published
1992
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New
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789602263402
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Athens: Eftstathiadis, 1992 Hilarious survey of the habits and behaviour of modern GreeksHilarious survey of the habits and behaviour of modern Greeks A tongue-in-cheek approach to the culture shock. Politics; Driving & Transportation; Shopping; Buying postage stamps; The work ethic & the ego; The law; afterthoughts.. 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New.
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Visitor's Guide to Greek Driving and Other Paradoxa and Oxymora

by Elliott, Vernon Vas

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Published
1992
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New
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789602263310
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Athens: Eftstathiadis, 1992 Hilarious survey of the habits and behaviour of modern Greeks - 1001 things a visitor needs to know, or just to laugh.. 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New.
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Visitor's Guide How Not To sail The Greek Isles

by Elliott, Vernon Vas

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Published
1992
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789602264928
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Athens: Eftstathiadis, 1992 "Sailing the Greek islands the Greek way, liking it and not drowning. Itineraries, how to get there and if you dont how to enjoy it; dos and don'ts, in the Greek seas and ports of call; the weather, or why it took Ulysses 10 years to get home. " 92p.. 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New Book… Read more
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Greek Drama Or Oedipus Who?, Visitor's Guide

by Elliott, Vernon Vas

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Published
1992
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789602264911
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Athens: Eftstathiadis, 1992 "A spicy, irreverent, licentious, bawdy, sacreligious, disrespectful not to mention effortless and satirical non-classical guide to classics. Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes." 85p.. 1st Greek Ed... Soft Cover. New Book from Greece.
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