Language from RareNonFiction.com

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Using Latin - Book Two (2)

by Gummere, John Flagg; Horn, Annabel

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1963
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$89.95

Show Details

Description:
USA: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1963. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 480 pages. Index. Vocabulary list. Lots of handwritten notes on endpapers. Occasional markings to contents. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this popular Latin text..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$89.95
No cover image available

Icellandic Grammar, Texts, Glossary

by Einarsson, Stefan

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1956
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$69.95

Show Details

Description:
USA: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1956. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xxxvii, 502 pp. Third printing of the 1949 first edition. Originally prepared for use by American officers moving to Iceland during WWII. "Designed to give a fair proportion of the common everyday language which foreigners would need in their… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$69.95
No cover image available

Totor et Tristan: Deux Soldats De Bois

by Spink, Josette Eugenie; Millis, Violet

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1938
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$99.95

Show Details

Description:
USA: Ginn and Company, 1938. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. pp. xiv, [2], 179. Nicely illustrated in color and black and white. School stamps and prior owner's details upon endpapers. Above-average wear. Back hinge open. A worthy reference copy of this charming vintage elementary-level French language reader ideally… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$99.95
image of Kanji Renshuko 1

Kanji Renshuko 1

by Author Unstated

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9784893581044
Item Price
$59.95

Show Details

Description:
Japan: The Japan Foundation - Japanese Language Institute, 1990. Book. Very Good. Paperback. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 146 pages. Teaches how to read and write basic kanji characters. A very helpful resource for the entry level student of written Japanese. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$59.95
image of Latin Grammar For Secondary Schools - Gage's Classical Series

Latin Grammar For Secondary Schools - Gage's Classical Series

by Hamilton, D.E.; Carlisle, J.O.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1929
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$79.95

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: W.J. Gage & Co., Limited/ T. Nelson & Sons Ltd., 1929. Book. Fair. Hardcover. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xi, [1], 432 pages. Index. Latin-English and English-Latin Vocabulary Lists. Black and white illustrations in text. Colour map of the Roman Empire ca. 117 A.D. 7.5" x 5". Reprint of the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$79.95
image of Ukrainian: A Text-Book [Textbook] for Beginners

Ukrainian: A Text-Book [Textbook] for Beginners

by Zhluktenko, Yuriy O.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$99.95

Show Details

Description:
Kiev: Vyshcha Shkola Publishing House, 1973. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 352 pages. Text in English and Ukrainian. "An elementary course in modern Ukrainian. Designed for beginners who will study under the guidance of a teacher. May also be used by students who study independently. Aims to teach… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$99.95
image of Using Latin - Book One [1 / I]

Using Latin - Book One [1 / I]

by Scott, Harry Fletcher; Horn, Annabel; Gummere, John Flagg

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1953
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$79.95

Show Details

Description:
USA: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1953. Book. Fair. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 447 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. Bears the ink stamp of author Barbara S. Efrat, 1935-1917, atop front free endpaper. Ms. Efrat wrote numerous books about the language and history of the native peoples of the northwest… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$79.95
image of On Quantity in Estonian

On Quantity in Estonian

by Posti, Lauri

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1950
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$49.95

Show Details

Description:
Helsinki: Journal De La Societe Finno-ougrienne LIV, 1950. Book. Fair. Paperback. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 14 pages. Text in English. Discusses the Estonian language's "very peculiar and complicated system of quantity." - page 1. Reprinted from the Journal de la Societe Finno-ougrienne LIV. Above-average wear. Unmarked. A worthy reference copy..… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$49.95
image of Russian Surnames

Russian Surnames

by Unbegaun, Boris Ottokar

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1972
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780198156352
Item Price
$295.00

Show Details

Description:
England: Oxford University Press, 1972. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "A pioneering work. No similar study exists in any language. Discusses the modern system of Russian surnames in both its morphological and its semantic aspects. Covers not only thousands of purely Russian surnames, but also the whole range of Russianized… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$295.00
image of Lofstroms Svensk-Engelsk Och Engelsk-Svensk Fick-Ordbok

Lofstroms Svensk-Engelsk Och Engelsk-Svensk Fick-Ordbok

by Scull., W.E.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1901
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: And. L. Lofstroms Forlag, 1901. Book. Good. Leather. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. 160 pages. Flexible maroon tooled leather covers with gilt lettering on front. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A well-preserved copy of this vintage pocket-sized reference..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$250.00
image of Basic Kanji, Soga and Yusa

Basic Kanji, Soga and Yusa

by Soga, Matsuo; Yusa, Michiko

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9784469220643
Item Price
$49.95

Show Details

Description:
Japan: Taishukan Shoten, 1989. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 281 pages. "When students finish this book, they will certainly be well prepared to deal effectively and systematically with kanji." - from front flap. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. A sound copy..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$49.95
image of The Chinese Language: Fact and Fantasy

The Chinese Language: Fact and Fantasy

by DeFrancis, John

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780824808662
Item Price
$69.95

Show Details

Description:
Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 330 pages. Footnotes. References. Index. Illustrated in black and white. "A broadly based study that adds a sociolinguistic emphasis as the key to understanding the Chinese language." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$69.95
image of Salliq - An Eskimo Grammar

Salliq - An Eskimo Grammar

by Spalding, A.E.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1969
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$79.95

Show Details

Description:
Ottawa: Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, 1969. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 128 pages. Index. "The orthography or spelling system used in this grammar is known as the Standard Orthography (SO) and is based upon the system outlined in Mr. R.C. Gagne's booklet, 'Tentative Standard Orthography For Canadian Eskimos"… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$79.95
image of Japanese Character Dictionary With Compound Lookup Via Any Kanji

Japanese Character Dictionary With Compound Lookup Via Any Kanji

by Spahn, Mark; Hadamitzky, Wolfgang; Fujie-Winter, Kimiko

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1991
Condition
Good
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780887271700
Item Price
$149.95

Show Details

Description:
U.S.A.: Cheng & Tsui Company, 1991. Book. Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "For students and instructors of the Japanese language. A revolutionary dictionary: using any single character of a compound, the compound'sreading and meaning can be easily located!" - from back cover. 47,000 entries. Over two inches thick. … Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$149.95
image of English and Chinese Second (2nd) Reader

English and Chinese Second (2nd) Reader

by Condit, Rev. Ira M.; Soo Hoo Nam Art (Translation)

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1902
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$495.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: American Tract Society, 1902. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 188 pages. Occasional black and white illustrations in text. Copyright 1902. No indication of prior printings. Includes 72 reading lessons with titles such as Confucious and the Wise Boy, A Cunning Fox, and The Camel and the Miller,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$495.00
image of A Chinese Biographical Dictionary

A Chinese Biographical Dictionary

by Giles, Herbert A.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$149.95

Show Details

Description:
Taipei, Republic of China: Ch'eng-Wen Publishing Company, 1968. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 1022 pages. Originally printed in 1898. "Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Three-inch opening to fore-edge of back free endpaper. A sound copy of this fascinating and esteemed reference..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$149.95
image of Rethinking Translation: Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology

Rethinking Translation: Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology

by Lawrence Venuti

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1992
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780415060509
Item Price
$249.95

Show Details

Description:
Great Britain: Routledge & K. Paul, 1992. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 235 pages. Index. Footnotes. "Makes the translator's activity more visible by using recent critical theory in its many aspects. Examines the selection of the foreign text and the implementation of translation strategies; the reception of the translated… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$249.95
image of A Dictionary of the Chinese Particles - With a Prolegomenom in Which the Problems of the Particles are Considered and they are Classified By Their Grammatical Functions

Show Details

Description:
Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1974. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 908 pages. Approximately 10" x 7". "Treats some 694 particles, the nuclei, as it were, of the grammar of Classical Chinese... Copious examples of usage and currency are given and cross-references to concordances and other reference works are supplied, the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$299.95
image of Our Latin Legacy, Book Two (2), Part II (2)

Our Latin Legacy, Book Two (2), Part II (2)

by Taylor, B.C.; Prentice, K.E.; Maynord, H.

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1968
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$99.95

Show Details

Description:
Canada: Clarke, Irwin & Company, 1968. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Approximately 200 pages. Presents the final year of a four year integrated course in Latin. Above-average but not excessive external wear. Binding intact. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. A sound working copy..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$99.95
image of Deine Muttersprache - Arbeitsbuch Fur Den Deutschunterricht an Volksschulen: Heft 1, 2. Schuljahr

Deine Muttersprache - Arbeitsbuch Fur Den Deutschunterricht an Volksschulen: Heft 1, 2. Schuljahr

by Garz, Hartmann, Rutt

Seller
RareNonFiction.com
Published
1960
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$49.95

Show Details

Description:
Germany: Verlag Moritz Diesterweg, 1960. Book. Fair. Paperback. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bestell-Nr. 1205. Text in German. Few bits of writing and two ink stamps. Above-average but not excessive wear. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$49.95