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Roget's International Thesaurus (Thumb-Indexed)
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Roget's International Thesaurus (Thumb-Indexed)

By Christopher Orlando Sylvester Mawson

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1962-01-01. Third Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. some staining to page ends, heavy edge wear to jacket, corners bumped;

$4.99

Finding Facts Fast
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Finding Facts Fast

By Todd, Alden

Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 1992-08-01. Paperback. Good. sunning to spine, some edge wear; This guide to efficient research methods covers how to make the best use of libraries, bibliographies, catalogues of periodicals and newspaper and magazine back-issues. Alden Todd has also written "Favourite Subjects of Western Art".

$1.00

Robert's Rules of Order Revised for Deliberative Assemblies: Part 1 Rules of Order and Part 2 Organization and Conduct of Business
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Robert's Rules of Order Revised for Deliberative Assemblies: Part 1 Rules of Order and Part 2 Organization and Conduct of Business

By Robert, General Henry M

Chicago: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1921. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. dampstain to top left corner of front cloth and spine cloth; heavy edge wear, rubbing, hinges loosening;

$1.99

Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
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Roget's II: The New Thesaurus

By Houghton-Mifflin

New York: Berkley, 1989-06-15. Mass Market Paperback. Fair. spine creasing, edge wear, some light staining to bottom of page ends; In response to consumer demand, Roget's II now features near-synonyms, antonyms, and near-antonyms. Includes alphabetical listings, usage examples for every entry, and complete cross-referencing. Lists and defines 35,000 synonyms.

$1.00

The Old Farmer's Almanac 2013
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The Old Farmer's Almanac 2013

By Almanac, Old Farmer?s

Old Farmer's Almanac, 2012-09-03. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; America s best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac contains everything under the Sun, including the Moon facts, feature articles, and advice that are useful, with a pleasant degree of humor. The 2013 edition, which marks the publication s 221st anniversary, will feature weather predictions for every day and climatic trends for each season, plus hints of how a low sunspot cycle could influence conditions in the coming years the most accurate astronomical data in the solar system, with best-viewing recommendations for every month safe and easy home remedies for each season s most common and uncomfortable aches and ailments fail-safe gardening tips to ensure a hefty harvest, ideas for using vegetable plants as ornamentals, plus gardening by the Moon delicious recipes for homebaked cakes, cookies, and pies; plus readers best bacon dishes amusing and enlightening articles on raising children, kisses, and why pets bite (and how to stop them) and much, much more! Added value this year: 80 full-color pages full-color national weather maps of winter and summer forecasts

$1.99

The New Dictionary of Thoughts: A Cyclopedia of Quotations
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The New Dictionary of Thoughts: A Cyclopedia of Quotations

By Edwards, Tryon (compiler)

Standard Book Company, 1961. Hardcover. Good. edge wear to boards;

$2.99

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage
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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage

By Fowler, H. W

Oxford University Press, 1950. Hardcover. Good/Fair. jacket is stained and torn; light wear to boards;

$1.99

Webster's II New Riverside Dictionary-Revised Edition
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Webster's II New Riverside Dictionary-Revised Edition

By McCawley, Patrick [Editor]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996-01-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; A 25% revision of a best-selling, lower priced dictionary first published in 1984. Major changes in content and the addition of over 1000 new words and senses, updated biographical and geographical sections, and expanded backmatter with a revised section on style.

$1.99

Webster's New World Dictionary
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Webster's New World Dictionary

By Agnes, Michael (editor)

New York: Pocket Books, 2003. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. faint spine crease, light edge wear; Over 60,000 entries -- covering business, computer, and scientific terms; colloquial, idiomatic, and current slang expressions; and more. Updated and revised biographical and geographical database -- with more than 2,000 new entries. Simple alphabetical listing for all entries -- including prefixes and suffixes, abbreviations, foreign words and phrases, and biographical and geographical names. Concise, easy-to-understand definitions -- many revised to reflect the latest research on usage and meaning. Precise and comprehensive pronunciation key -- designed for quick, convenient reference. Updated page design and layout -- modern, clear type appeals to the eye and makes for an easier-to-read reference tool. Complete A-to-Z preparation by the permanent lexicographical staff at Webster's New Worldâ„¢ College Dictionary -- the word pros who prepared the acclaimed Fourth College Edition.

$1.00

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

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