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THE TOUR[S] OF DOCTOR SYNTAX IN SEARCH OF [1] THE PICTURESQUE; [2]  CONSOLATION; [3] A WIFE [CT IN 3 VOLS] [G]
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THE TOUR[S] OF DOCTOR SYNTAX IN SEARCH OF [1] THE PICTURESQUE; [2] CONSOLATION; [3] A WIFE [CT IN 3 VOLS] [G]

By Combe, William.

London: Nattali & Bond. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1860. Hardcover. Art; HUMOR; Color Illustrations; tall 8vo 9" - 10" t; 271; 276, 279 pages; The Tour[s] of Doctor Syntax in Search of [1] The Picturesque; [2] Consolation; [3] a Wife. [ca. 1860]. 3 vols. Contemp. 1/2 green calf leather & marbled bds. & edges, spines richly gilt, morocco spine labels; scuffed, joints, spine ends & corners rubbed. With 80 color plates (incl. 2 color pictorial titles). Internally clean. Interwoven initials on engraved illustrated book plate by W F Hopton, NH, contemporary. Couple adt'l graphics of plates available. .

$587.95

DOCTOR SYNTAX IN PARIS OR A TOUR IN SEARCH OF THE "GROTESQUE". A HUMOROUS  & SATIRICAL POEM. [G]
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DOCTOR SYNTAX IN PARIS OR A TOUR IN SEARCH OF THE "GROTESQUE". A HUMOROUS & SATIRICAL POEM. [G]

By Combe, William.

London: W. Wright. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1820. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Satire; HUMOR; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 318 pages; DOCTOR SYNTAX IN PARIS OR A TOUR IN SEARCH OF THE "GROTESQUE". A HUMOROUS & SATIRICAL POEM. Late 19th-Century tan calf & cloth, gilt, spine richly gilt- probaly orignal spine laid down. Joints & edges often rubbed. With color pictorial title + 17 color plates; light to moderate offsetting, scattered light foxing but heavier on the end matter. Graphic of title page and frontis available. .

$431.15

COMPOSITION, RHETORIC, LITERATURE. A FOUR YEARS' COURSE FOR SECONDARY  SCHOOLS
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COMPOSITION, RHETORIC, LITERATURE. A FOUR YEARS' COURSE FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS

By Shackford, Martha Hale & Margaret Judson

Benj. H. Sanborn & Co. ,. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1915. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Board of Education label clumsily scraped off inside of front cover. Name penciled on external edge of textblock -- else clean. Published 1915 copyright 1908 .

$14.65

EVOLUTION OF EXPRESSION.  (Vols 1,2,3 of Four Published.
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EVOLUTION OF EXPRESSION. (Vols 1,2,3 of Four Published.

By Various

Boston: Emerson College of Oratory. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1904. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Brown cloth .

$21.51

TEACHERS' OUTLINES FOR STUDIES IN ENGLISH BASED ON THE REQUIREMENTS FOR  ADMISSION TO COLLEGE
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TEACHERS' OUTLINES FOR STUDIES IN ENGLISH BASED ON THE REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO COLLEGE

By Blakely, Gilbert Sykes

American Book Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1908. Presumed 1st. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$14.65

AN A.B.C. OF ENGLISH USAGE
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AN A.B.C. OF ENGLISH USAGE

By Treble, H A. & G. H. Vallins.

Oxford. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1937. 1st American Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo; Minor toning to end papers. .

$24.45

THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
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THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

By May not be noted.

London: Williams and Norgate Ltd.. Good with no dust jacket. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. .

$14.65

PROGRESS IN SPELLING GRADES ONE TO FOUR
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PROGRESS IN SPELLING GRADES ONE TO FOUR

By Horn, Ernest with Ernest J Ashbaugh

J B Lippincott. Good with no dust jacket. 1941. Text Book; Spelling; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo .

$14.65

STANDARD ENGLISH GRAMMAR
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STANDARD ENGLISH GRAMMAR

By Fewsmith, William

Philadelphia: Sower Company. Good with no dust jacket. 1905. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; Penciled notes on fep. Soiled cover. .

$14.65

FAULTY DICTION, A BRIEF STATEMENT OF THE GENERAL PRINCIPLES DETERMINING  CORRECTNESS IN ENGLISH SPEECH AND WRITING, WITH THEIR APPLICATION TO SOME  OF THE MOOTED QUESTIONS REGARDING USAGE
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FAULTY DICTION, A BRIEF STATEMENT OF THE GENERAL PRINCIPLES DETERMINING CORRECTNESS IN ENGLISH SPEECH AND WRITING, WITH THEIR APPLICATION TO SOME OF THE MOOTED QUESTIONS REGARDING USAGE

By May not be noted.

Funk & Wagnall. Fine with no dust jacket. 1915. Presumed 1st. Paperback. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 24mo .

$14.65

THE PEIRCE SPELLERS
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THE PEIRCE SPELLERS

By Peirce, Walter Merton

Boston: Ginn & Company. Good with no dust jacket. 1912. Hardcover. Text Book; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo .

$14.65

READING OBJECTIVES: A GUIDE BOOK IN THE TEACHING OF READING
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READING OBJECTIVES: A GUIDE BOOK IN THE TEACHING OF READING

By Anderson, Charles J. and Davidson, Isobel

Laurel Book Company, 1925.. Good. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; . 1000 12mo. Presumed 1st. Binding is Hardcover. .

$14.65

THE TREASURE OF OUR TONGUE
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THE TREASURE OF OUR TONGUE

By Barnett, Lincoln

NY: Knopf. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1954. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo; Laid in bulletin of Hudson Book Club. DJ sunned. .

$14.65

SPEECH METHODS IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

By Rasmussen, Carrie

May not be noted.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; Rasmussen, Carrie, Illustrated by Hollinger, Deanne Speech Methods in the Elementary School New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1949. Hard Cover. Some pages underlined or annotated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 340 pages .

$14.65

THE AMERICAN LANGUAGE. Supplement I and II
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THE AMERICAN LANGUAGE. Supplement I and II

By Mencken, Henry Louis

May not be noted.. Very Good with no dust jacket. American Language; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; MENCKEN, H. L. The American Language: Suplement I and II. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1945, 1948. First editions for supplement II and second printing for supplement I, Thick 8vo. Original black cloth stamped in gilt and blind. .

$29.20