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The Institutes of English Grammar

By Brown, Goold

New York: William Wood, 1863. Methodically Arranged; with Forms of Parsing and Correcting, Examples for Prsing, Questions for Examination, False Syntax for Correction, Exercises for Writing, Observations for the Advanced Student, Mehods of Analysis and a Key to the Oral Exercises: to which are added four appendixes.Top 3 inches of spine have been glued down. There still are cracks. Bumped and worn corners. Stains on front pages (probably from oiling of leather.. A New Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The Macmillan Reader

By Nadell, Judith;Langan, John

New York: Macmillan, 1990. Instructor's [Second] with Answers. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

Thinking Through Theory

By Zebroski, James Thomas

Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1994. Vygotskian Perspectives on the Teaching of Writing. Inscribied on front end paper, "For Jayne, Good friend, thaks for your support + intellect that made so much of this book (signicantly written mostly at Sllippany Rock - I think ) possible. That Faulkner quote that you showed me is not only at the center of that essay + this book - but of me. Love Zeke". Slight spotting on front of jacket. Price sticker on back of jacket.. Inscribed By Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Farther Along

By Ronald, Kate; Roskelly, Hephzibah (eds)

Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1990. Transforming Dichotomies in Rhetoric and Composition. Presentation by former owner inside front cover.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Literary Property

By Wincor, Richard

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1967. Slightly bumped and worn corners. Slight wear at extremities. Slight soil on jacket.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Grafton's Word and Sentence Book

By Grafton, F.E. Et Aliii.

Montreal: F.E. Grafton & Sons, 1899. Scarce. Wear and chipping around edges. Wear at extremities. 1 1/2 inch worn off top left corner of back cover. Name and date on front end paper.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

A Portfolio Primer: Teaching, Collecting, and Assessing Student Writing

By Hewitt, Geof

Troy, Missouri, U.S.A.: Heinemann, 1994. Price sticker on back cover.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

Exercises in Spelling Compiled for Exclusive Use

By Wallis, James

Boston: H.E. Hibbard, 1897. In The Bryant and Stratton Commercial School. Lightly bumped and worn corners. Folds at the bottom corner of the title page: 1 inch and 2 inch. Stain spot on bottom edge flowing into inside cover and back end paper. (Artifact of coloring the covers?). Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$40.00

Style Guide for the Writing

By Gorn, Janice L.

New York: New York University, 1971. Of Scholarly Papers, Masters' Theses and Doctoral Dissertations. Inscribed on front cover, "For Laurin and Virginia - This may prove to be a collector's item since I've signed a contract with Simon + Schuster for a "real" edition of it. Janice." Apparently Simon & Schuster did not publish it, however. Soil and rubbing on covers.. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 11 x 8 1/2 Square Inches. Manuscript.

$25.00

Spunk & Bite: A Writer's Guide to Punchier, More Engaging Language & Style

By Plotnik, Arthur

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House Reference &, 2005. Slight soil on jacket. Name, town and date on front end paper.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00