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Scottish Gaelic Studies (Vol XIII, Pt. II)

by MacAulay, Donald

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Published
1981
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Aberdeen: University of Aberdeen, 1981. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Summer 1981. Pale yellow wrappers, 145-323pp. Illustrated. Wrappers a bit faded, light soil on rear cover o/w about fine. Articles include: The Church of Scotland's eighteenth-century attitudes to Gaelic preaching; Wowel strengthening in Gaelic, The Gaelic oems of Sir Duncan Campbell of Glenorchy, Poems by Maol Domhaigh o Muirgheasain… Read more
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The Devil's Dictionary

by Bierce, Ambrose

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Hertfoerdshire, England: Wordsworth Editions Limited, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Wordsworth Reference Series. Paperback, 254pp. Light rubbing and edgewear, o/w near fine.
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Danish-English English-Danish Dictionary

by Holmen, Marianne

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2003
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New York: Hippocrene Books, 2003. Soft Cover. Fine. 4.25" x 7" Soft cover. 601 pp. Wear from sticker removal at head of rear cover, else fine. Easy to use format. Alphabetical listings in both languages. A perfect resource for students or travellers.
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Oral Formulaic Languge in the Biblical Psalms

by Culley, Robert C.

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1967. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Full taupe cloth, green spine label with gilt lettering, green lettering and harp device to front board. ix, 137 pp. Offset panels to boards, light rubbing to spine foot. Ink ownership inscription to ffep.
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Discovering Runes

by Oswald, Bob

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2008
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Fine
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Edison, New Jersey: Chartwell Books, 2008. Soft Cover. Fine. 8" x 8" Soft cover. 255 pp. Fully illustrated in colour. Some light wear to corners, else fine. Discovering Runes is sure to be welcomed by rune users of all abilities. It takes a full and detailed look at the meaning and the interpretation of runes when used in… Read more
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Aforismes Catalans. Utils a Tota Clase De Personas

by Amat., Joan Carlos

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Published
1864
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Good
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Manresa: Imprenta y Llibreria Pau Roca, 1864. Soft Cover. Good. 3" x 6.6" Catalan. Blue paper wraps, sewn binding. Slim, small 8vo. 24 p.p. Unopened at head. Wraps have detached from binding. Wraps discoloured and chipped at edges. Ink annotation to foot of front cover.
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The Storyteller's Club: The Picture-Writing Women of the Arctic

by Outwater Cox, Lorette

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Northwest Books, 2005. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. Full orange cloth. 224 p.p. B&W illustrations. Spine slightly tilted, else fine. In the early 1920s of northwest Alaska, a handful of older Inupiat women have chosen to pass the darkest days of winter in good company. The ladies of the Storytellers' Club gather… Read more
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A conversion Table of Simplified Chinese Characters

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New Haven: Yale University. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo. [1969]. Far Eastern Publications. Mirror Series C, No. 16. Orig. grey wrappers. 64pp. Small rubber stamp to top of title page, light wear to edges and extremities with soiling to front and rear covers, o/w a good copy.
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First Steps in Egyptian: A Book for Beginners

by Budge, E.A. Wallis

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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Mokelumne Hill, California: Health Research, 1972. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Reprint of the 1895 edition (London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd.). Spiral bound, green card covers. XVI, 321 p.p. Includes glossary and suggested reading. Some staining and bumping to covers, bumping and creasing to corners. Bookplate of Babette D. Weaver to half-title. E.A. Wallis… Read more
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Ibadan, Nigeria: Ibadan University Press, 1960. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Green paper wraps, staple bound. 22 p.p. Some light sunning to spine and very minor bumping to corners, else fine. Ownership inscription to inside of front cover. Text is clean.
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Bosnian for Peacekeepers

by Murray, Rupert Wolfe

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Published
1997
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Edinburgh: Connect, 1997. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Jusuf "Juka" Jaganjac. Pictorial blue wrappers, (15)pp. Illustrated throughout. Wear and rubbing to wrappers, extremities and crease to lower front cover, otherwise very good. An illustrated guide for peacekeepers and visitors for communicating in Bosnia, Croatia, and Serbia. With simple words and phrases.
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Heading South, Looking North: A Bilingual Journey

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Published
1998
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Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. First edition stated. SIGNED with inscription by author dated 1998 to FFEP. Quarter black cloth with blue paper boards, red lettering to spine, dust jacket. 282 p.p. A few bumps to edges of boards and dust jacket, a few fingerprint smudges to rear cover… Read more
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The English Text of the Ancrene Riwle, Edited from Magdalene College, Cambridge, Ms. Pepys 2498

by Zettersten, A. [Arne]

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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London: The Early English Text Society By the Oxford University Press, 1976. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to front and spine, device of Early English Text Society to front. Two B&W folding reproductions of pages from the original manuscript, incl. frontis. xxiii, 184 p.p. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends, foxing… Read more
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Aelfric's Colloquy

by Garmonsway, G.N.

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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London: Methuen, 1967. Soft Cover. Very Good. Reprint. Methuen's Old English Library Series. Blue wrappers lettered in orange, ix, 65pp. Fading to wrappers with some spotted stains to rear cover, but otherwise a very good copy. Aelfric's Colluquy was a dialogue between a teacher and his students, and was originally intended as a latin primer.
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Eadar Fealla-Dha is Glaschu: Orain stolda is orain eibhinn

by Mac a' Ghobhainn, Iain [Iain Crichton Smith]

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Oilthigh Ghlaschu [University of Glasgow]: Roinn Nan Canan Ceilteach [Department of Celtic Languages], 1974. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Scottish Gaelic. Leabhraichean ura Gaidhlig Oilthigh Ghlaschu, Aireamh 8 [New Gaelic Books at Glasgow University, Number 8]. Card wraps, sewn and glued binding. 47 p.p. Creasing and chafing to joints, front hinge cracked. Iain Crichton Smith [Gaelic… Read more
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Un Dornad Plu - A Handful of Feathers

by Gwernig, Youenn

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1997
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Kuzul-Rannvro Breizh [Brittany]: Al Liamm, 1997. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Breton and English facing translations. Card covers, in protective glassine. 208 p.p. Light wear to extremities and joints, else fine. Contains three collections of poems: An toull en nor - A Hole in the Door, An Diri Dir - Stairs of Steel, and Barzhonegou All - Other… Read more
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Come Thee Wiz: Orkney Dialect Poems

by Lamb, Gregor

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Kirkwall: Kirkall Press. Soft Cover. Good. Brown, Moira. 8vo (slim). (n.d.). Original pictorial wrappers, 30, (2)pp. Illustrated in-text. Light foxing to pages and wrappers, covers somewhat creased, especially at corners. Lower spine bruised with a small tear to foot, otherwise a good copy. Contains 4 long poems by Orkney poet Gregor Lamb.
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Nua-Bhardachd Ghaidhlig / Modern Scottish Gaelic Poems

by MacAulay, Donald [editor]

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Published
1976
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Edinburgh: Southside, 1976. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Scottish Gaelic and English, facing translations. Includes poetry by Sorley Maclean, George Campbell Hay, Iain Crichton Smith, Derick Thomson, and Donald MacAulay. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. 220 p.p. Light bumping to spine ends and sunning to top edge. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities.… Read more
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Appendix Vergiliana, Sive Carmina Minora Vergilio Adributa. Recognovit et Adnotatione Critica Instruxit; Vitae Vergilianae Antiqvae

by P. Vergili Maronis; Ellis, R. [Robinson]; Hardie, C. [Colin, Editit

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Published
1963
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Oxonii: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Latin. Oxford Classica Texts Series. Separate pagination, approx. 112 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Text is clean. Price stamp to FFEP. Dust jacket is price clipped, discoloured and damp stained at spine and… Read more
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Aristotelis De Arte Poetica Liber, Recognovit Brevique Adnotatione Critica Instruxit

by Aristotle; Kassel, Rudolfus

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1966
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Oxonii: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1966. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Latin and Greek. [Aristotle's Poetics, Abridged with Critical Instructional Annotations]. Oxford Classical Texts Series. xiv, 79 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Ring damp stain to front board, bumping and rubbing to spine ends. Dust jacket has ring damp… Read more
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