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Russian Surnames
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Russian Surnames

By Unbegaun, Boris Ottokar

England: Oxford University Press. Hardcover. 0198156359 "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 names of both Slavonic and non-Slavonic origin, i.e. Ukrainian, White Russian, Polish, Western European, Baltic, Finnic, Jewish, Armenian, Georgian, Oriental, etc." - dust jacket. Text in English. 529 pages. Index of surname-endings. Extensive index of surnames. Bibliography. Heavily-worn former library copy with usual markings. Front hinge taped. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy reference copy of this exceptional reference. . Fair. 1972. First Edition.

$295.00

A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters
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A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters

By Henshall, Kenneth G.

Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Publishing. Hardcover. 0804815321 675 pages. "The first book in English to explain systematically and in detail the true origin of each of the General Use Characters - the 1,945 characters prescribed by the Japanese Ministry of Education for everyday use. Will remove much of the mystique surrounding characters and thus make them more familiar, accessible, and easy to remember for the Western person." - dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear to attractive maroon cloth-covered boards. Moderate wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this invaluable Kanji reference for students of Nihongo. . Very Good. 1989. Reprint.

$49.95

Lofstroms Svensk-Engelsk Och Engelsk-Svensk Fick-Ordbok
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Lofstroms Svensk-Engelsk Och Engelsk-Svensk Fick-Ordbok

By Scull., W.E.

Chicago: And. L. Lofstroms Forlag. Leather. 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. . Good. 1901. First Edition.

$250.00

Basic Kanji, Soga and Yusa
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Basic Kanji, Soga and Yusa

By Soga, Matsuo; Yusa, Michiko

Japan: Taishukan Shoten,Japan. Paperback. 4469220647 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. . Good. 1989. First Edition.

$49.95

Chinese Language; Fact and Fantasy
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Chinese Language; Fact and Fantasy

By DeFrancis, John

Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawai'i Press. Hardcover. 0824808665 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 umarked with very light wear. Light wear to dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. . Fine. 1984. First Edition.

$69.95

Salliq - An Eskimo Grammar
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Salliq - An Eskimo Grammar

By Spalding, A.E.

Ottawa: Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development. Paperback. 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" - from Preface. Average wear. Small archival tape repair to foot of spine. Bit of writing atop title page. A sound copy of this practical work. . Fair. 1969. First Edition.

$79.95

Japanese Character Dictionary With Compound Lookup Via Any Kanji (English and Japanese Edition)
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Japanese Character Dictionary With Compound Lookup Via Any Kanji (English and Japanese Edition)

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

U.S.A.: Cheng & Tsui. Paperback. 0887271707 "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. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy of this outstanding reference. . Good. 1991. First American Edition.

$149.95

English and Chinese second reader =: Hua ying tong yu di er juan
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English and Chinese second reader =: Hua ying tong yu di er juan

By Condit, Ira M

New York: American Tract Soc. Hardcover. B0008BVS3Y 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, plus exercises on vowel sounds, consonant sounds, and articulation. "The lessons cover quite a large range of subjects. In this way the Chinese scholar will acquire much valuable knowledge." - from Preface. Includes text in English and Chinese, side-by-side, on each page. Minimal faint markings to contents. Binding intact. Average wear to maroon cloth. A sound copy of this wonderful vintage reader. . Good. 1902. First Edition.

$495.00

Zhongguo ren ming da zi dian =: A Chinese biographical dictionary
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Zhongguo ren ming da zi dian =: A Chinese biographical dictionary

By Giles, Herbert Allen

Taipei, Republic of China: Cheng-wen Pub. Co. Hardcover. B0007JR8X6 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. . Good. 1968. Reprint.

$149.95

Rethinking Translation: Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology
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Rethinking Translation: Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology

Great Britain: Routledge. Hardcover. 0415060508 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 text, and the theories of translation offered by philosophers, critics and translators themselves." - from iii. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy of this important reference. . Good. 1992. First Edition.

$249.95

Dictionary of the Chinese Particles
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Dictionary of the Chinese Particles

By Dobson, W.A.C.H.

Canada: University of Toronto Press. Hardcover. 0802021190 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 whole designed to provide for the student of the Chinese language a reference work of a kind that hitherto has not existed." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding sound. Heavy wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A worthy copy of this impressive tome. . Good. 1974. First Edition.

$299.95

Living Latin
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Living Latin

By Taylor, B.C.; Prentice, K.E.

Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company. Hardcover. 487 pages. Index. Many black and white illustrations. Above-average wear. Binding loose but intact. Spine leaning. Moderate quantity of markings to contents. A worthy working copy of this esteemed vintage text. . Fair. 1956. Reprint.

$199.95

Using Latin - Book Two (2): Language, Literature and Life
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Using Latin - Book Two (2): Language, Literature and Life

By Gummere, John Flagg; Horn, Annabel

USA: Scott, Foresman and Company. Hardcover. 448 pages. Index. Vocabulary list. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Few markings to contents. A worthy working copy. . Fair. 1960. Reprint.

$49.95

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

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

Canada: Clarke, Irwin & Company. Hardcover. 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. . Fair. 1968. First Edition.

$99.95

Semantography (Blissymbolics): A Logical Writing for an Illogical World
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Semantography (Blissymbolics): A Logical Writing for an Illogical World

By Bliss, Charles Kasiel

Australia: Semantography - Blissymbolics - Publications. Hardcover. 0959587004 882 pages. Index. Semantography is "... a non-alphabetical symbol writing, readable in all languages; a practical tool for general international communication, especially in science, industry, commerce, traffic, etc., and for semantical education, based on the principles of ideographic writing and chemical symbolism." - from page 811. "Semantography provides something of real importance." - Prof. Julian Huxley. Light wear to book which is tight, fresh, clean and unmarked. Above-average wear and soiling to dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy of this landmark work. . Very Good. 1978. Third Enlarged Edition.

$895.00

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

By Garz, Hartmann, Rutt

Germany: Verlag Moritz Diesterweg. Paperback. 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. . Fair. 1960. Reprint.

$49.95

Tesoro De Lecturas
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Tesoro De Lecturas

By Leavitt, Sturgis E.; Stoudemire, Sterling A.

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Hardcover. 252 pages plus vocabulary section. Reprint of the 1957 first edition. "Presents a large amount of first-rate reading material for the intermediate course in Spanish: a novel, a novelette, a play, short stories and essays from modern Spanish and Spanish American authors." - from preface. Average wear. Binding sound. Prior owner's name inside front board otherwise unmarked. A quality copy. . Good. 1963. Reprint.

$49.95

Package: COMP + CourseMate Printed Access Card (12 Months)
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Package: COMP + CourseMate Printed Access Card (12 Months)

Canada: Nelson College Indigenous. Paperback. 0176661816 Over 400 pages. Includes unused access code. An unused copy. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A super copy. . Fine. 2013. Canadian Edition.

$59.95

Elements of Latin for Students of Medicine and Pharmacy
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Elements of Latin for Students of Medicine and Pharmacy

By Crothers, George D.; Bice, Hiram H.

USA: The F.A. Davis Company. Hardcover. 242 pages. Index. General vocabulary list. Reprint of the 1897 first edition. Average wear. Binding intact. Minimal light pencil markings to contents. Small chip from upper edge of front free endpaper. A sound copy of this early medical Latin text. . Good. 1898. Reprint.

$299.95

It Takes Two To Talk: A Parent's Guide to Helping Children Communicate
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It Takes Two To Talk: A Parent's Guide to Helping Children Communicate

By Manolson, Ayala

Canada: Hanen Centre. Paperback. 0921145020 151 pages. "Written with clarity and concern and richly illustrated, this book offers parents/caregivers an easy, effective way to encourage their child's curiosity, creativity, and self-expression within the conversations of play and daily routines." - Fran Herman, Director, Creative Arts Department, The Hugh Macmillan Rehabilitation Centre. Average wear. Prior owner's name atop title page. A sound working copy. . Good. 1992. First Edition.

$79.95

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