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Saying and Understanding: A Generative Theory of Illocutions
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Saying and Understanding: A Generative Theory of Illocutions

By Travis, Charles

New York: New York University Press, 1975. x, 182 pp. With bibliography, index. "It is Mr Travis' contention that 'what is said' is of more relevance than 'how it is said'." NF in VG+ dust jacket.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+.

$35.00

The Magic Prism: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language
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The Magic Prism: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language

By Wettstein, Howard

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. xii, 242 pp. Light, occasional pencil marks. "Wettstein at his best: original, provocative, clear, with a retrospective interpretation of the 'direct reference' revolution in which he played a key role.". First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+.

$15.00

A Dictionary of the Teton Dakota Sioux Language. Lakota-English: English-Lakota, with Consideration Given to Yankdon and Santee Oie Wowapi Wan: Lakota-Ieska : Ieska-Lakota

By Buechel, Eugene S.J.

Pine Ridge, South Dakota: Red Cloud Indian School, 1970. vi, 852 pp. Edited by Paul Manhart, S.J. Includes appendices. Bechel, a German-born Jesuit priest lived and worked with the Lakota Sioux from 1902 until his death in 1954. Work on his dictionary was continued by Rev. John Bryde, and compiled into its present form by Manhart.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$50.00

Loanwords Index.  A Compilation of More Than 14,000 Foreign Words and Phrases That are Not Fully Assimilated Into English and Retain a Measure of Their Foreign Orthography, Pronunciation, or Flavor
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Loanwords Index. A Compilation of More Than 14,000 Foreign Words and Phrases That are Not Fully Assimilated Into English and Retain a Measure of Their Foreign Orthography, Pronunciation, or Flavor

By Urdang, Laurence (editor)

Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1983. 482 pp. More than 20,000 citations from major English-language reference sources; the whole arranged with the sources identified, and supplemented by a descriptive bibliography and an index in which the Loanwords are listed by language. Tan cloth. A touch of thumb-soiling, otherwise clean & tight.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

$50.00

Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft : The Native Races Volumes I-III

By Bancroft, Hurbert Howe

San Francisco: A. L. Bancroft, 1883. xlix, 797; x, 805; x, 796 pp. Volume I: The Wild Tribes. With 5 folding maps. The spine is detached; front board and first 2 signatures are loose. Volume II: Civilized Nations. With folding map. Most of spine missing. Volume III. Myths and Languages. Spine present, but torn. All volumes in calf bindings with black leather spine labels and marbled edges. Howe's B387. All volumes are ex-libris with usual markings, and have been mended with various kinds of tape over the years. Some of the missing spine pieces are laid in. 3 volumes as a set: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. Hardcover Gutta Percha. Fair.

$100.00

Assessment and Management of Central Auditory Processing Disorders in the Educational Setting: From Science to Practice

By Bellis, Teri James

San Diego, California: Singular Pub Group, 1996. xiii, 349, [1] pp. Includes bibliographic references and index. Introduction by Dr. Frank E. Musiek, describes the book as a good introduction to the field, which provides a practical approach to CAPD. Each chapter has a list of learning objectives, a summmary, and review questions.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$75.00

Sign-Language-Culture

By Greimas, A.J. et al, Editiors

The Hague: Mouton, 1970. 723 pp. First Edition. Consists of articles in English, French, Russian and Polish. Texts were presented at a working group in Warsaw in 1965, or at a second meeting sponsored by UNESCO in 1966. Includes Appendices. Loosened hinges have been professionally repaired, and are now stronger than the original poor construction. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$100.00