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Oxford American Dictionary
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Oxford American Dictionary

By Ehrlich, Eugene; Carruth, Gorton; Flexner, Stuart Berg; Hawkins, Joyce M

New York: Avon, 1982-08-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; In addition to concise definitions, preferred spellings, and the newest pronunciation system, the "Oxford American" features hundreds of examples showing how words should be used, or not used - with cross-references to other words that are confusingly close in meaning.

$1.00

Who's Who In Genealogy & Heraldry Volume 1
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Who's Who In Genealogy & Heraldry Volume 1

By Meyer, Mary Keysor; Filby, P. William; editors

Detroit, MI: Gale Research Company, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. edge wear to boards, corners bumped;

$6.99

The Atlantic Year Book: Being a Collection of Quotations From The Atlantic Monthly
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The Atlantic Year Book: Being a Collection of Quotations From The Atlantic Monthly

By Fitzpatrick, Teresa S.; Watts, Elizabeth M

Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1921. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. spine cloth missing, light edge wear otherwise, binding shaken;

$5.00

U. S. Army Field Manual Fundamentals of Machine Tools FM 9-24
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U. S. Army Field Manual Fundamentals of Machine Tools FM 9-24

By US Department of the Army

Baltimore: US Army Publications Center, 1973. Paperback. Fair. front cover is waterstained and mildewed along top edge, soiled; dampstain continues through top edge of first 20 pages;

$2.99

U. S. Army Field Manual Metalworker FM-44B
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U. S. Army Field Manual Metalworker FM-44B

By US Department of the Army

Baltimore: US Army Publications Center, 1977. Paperback. Fair. front cover missing, heavy edge wear, soiling; US Army Field Manual MOS 44B / FM 44-B Metalworker;

$9.99

Webster's New World Dictionary of the American Language
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Webster's New World Dictionary of the American Language

By Guralnik, David B

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984-01-01. Second College Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 1692 pages; thumb-indexed; some edge wear to boards, small surface tear in front board, light staining to top of endpapers, some light soiling to page ends; overall, a nice, fairly clean and solid dictionary with many years of use left in it.

$3.99

Army Officer's Guide: 49th Edition
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Army Officer's Guide: 49th Edition

By Bonn, Keith E

Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2002-07-01. Trade Paperback. Very Good. light edge wear, single spine crease; This is the definitive guide of what the Army expects from its officers in leadership, technical skills, and character, and what every officer -- junior or experienced -- needs to know to succeed in the 21st-century Army. Packed full of information on duty performance, professional development, academic opportunities, organization and missions, pay and benefits, family services, military courtesies and customs, and professional and social life.

$2.99

Black studies: A select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications
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Black studies: A select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications

By United States GSA

Washington, DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, 1984-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. light edge wear;

$3.99

Viva la Repartee: Clever Comebacks and Witty Retorts from History's Great Wits and Wordsmiths
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Viva la Repartee: Clever Comebacks and Witty Retorts from History's Great Wits and Wordsmiths

By Grothe, Dr. Mardy

New York: Harper, 2005-11-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; From the author of "Oxymoronica" comes consolation for anyone who's ever said, "I wish I'd said that!" in this collection of history's cleverest comebacks, wittiest retorts, and other truly great replies. Everyone knows the sensation of utter regret that occurs once you've hung up the phone or said your goodbyes, and that perfect turn of phrase or witty remark comes to your mind with absolute clarity much too late. "Viva La Repartee" pays humble homage to those brilliant and rare responses throughout history that were expressed at the perfect moment and delivered with an aplomb that will have you pumping your fist with sweet satisfaction. From politicians and authors to entertainers and philosophers, Mardy Grothe has assembled the ultimate collection of comebacks, retorts, rejoinders, and banter from some of history's greatest word-smiths, including Oscar Wilde, Woody Allen, Dorothy Parker, Abraham Lincoln, Winston Churchill, Dolly Parton, Albert Einstein, and much more. As entertaining as it is intellectually nourishing, "Viva La Repartee" is sure to arrest the attention of language lovers everywhere

$2.49

The 5 W's: When? An Omnium-Gatherum of the Garden of Eden & the Macintosh Apple, the Fruit-of-the-Month & the Seventh-Inning Stretch, the Summer of Love & April Fool's Day & More of Life's Milestones
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The 5 W's: When? An Omnium-Gatherum of the Garden of Eden & the Macintosh Apple, the Fruit-of-the-Month & the Seventh-Inning Stretch, the Summer of Love & April Fool's Day & More of Life's Milestones

By McHugh, Erin

New York: Sterling, 2005-11-28. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear; This series of five books presents a varied, engaging collection of trivia organised around the five classic queries: who, what, when, where and why. When Was That? Is the third title in the 5 Ws series. It has the same light-hearted and entertaining tone as the other titles, with the small, appealing format that demands to be picked up and opened again and again. This book contains a collection of trivia about eras in history, what time has brought us, and when events and inventions that you always wonder about took place

$1.99

A Dictionary of American-English Usage
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A Dictionary of American-English Usage

By Nicholson, Margaret

New York: Signet, 1957. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear, some cover scuffing;

$1.99

Concise Columbia Encyclopedia
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Concise Columbia Encyclopedia

By Columbia University Press

New York: Avon Books, 1983-08-01. Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear, cover creasing; 15000+ articles. Complete one-stop reference. 940+ pages

$1.99

The New Merriam-Webster Pocket Dictionary

By Merriam-Webster

New York: Pocket Books, 1964. Hardcover. Good. rebound Cardinal books paperback edition; some edge wear, light soiling to boards;

$3.00

How to Build a Better Vocabulary
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How to Build a Better Vocabulary

By Nurnberg, Maxwell; Rosenblum, Morris

New York: Grand Central Publishing, 1989-08-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; Quizzes and examples of actual vocabulary tests are included in an informal guide to vocabulary enrichment for students, businessmen, and general readers

$1.00

The New American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form
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The New American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form

By Morehead, Albert H

New York: Signet, 1962. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear;

$1.99

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Six)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Six covers: Social Maturity Scale to Index

$4.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Three)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Three covers: Family Size to Maternity.

$4.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Four)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Four covers: Measles to Prostitution

$4.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Five)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Five covers: Psychiatric Help to Social, Physical and Mental Development.

$4.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume One)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some light soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume One covers: Accidents to Competition.

$4.00

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