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Catalogue 309. Rhetoric. Orators and Orations from Antiquity to 1700

by William Salloch (firm).

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Bookseller catalogue listing 238 items having to do with rhetoric, orations, orators, and the Council of Trent. 10 illustrations (front cover both sides + 4 plates); index; Good+. Stock#ofc0260.
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cover of Planning and Organizing a Business Consulting Practice. / The Practice of Business Consulting./ Developing Clients for a General Business Consulting Practice.

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Three separate related publications on how to start and support a business consulting practice, published by the Professional Business-Consultants Association and directed toward the small-business owner without prior experience. Typescript; paper covers; minor wear; Good. Stock#ofc0194. Sold as a lot.
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Preliminaries To Speech Analysis: The Distinctive Features and their Correlates.

by Jakobson, Roman, 1896-1982, & C. Guuar M. Fant & Morris Halle.

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Cambridge, MIT Press [1967]. . Soft Cover. viii, 64 p., index, illus.; 23.5 cm. Stock #29,573x. VG/ wrappers.. Linguistics, philology, grammar, communication.
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Washington, D.C. Braddock Communications, 1990.. Soft Cover. 270 p. A handbook with much information including address, numbers of agencies that can facilitate international commerce for small companies (not as small as The Owl at the Bridge) but small. Stock #26547. Fine/paper back Economics Business
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Loving Each Other: The Challenge of Human Relationships / Leo Buscaglia.

by Buscaglia, Leo F. (Felice Leonardo), 1931-1998

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Thorofare, N.J. : Slack ; New York, N.Y. Distributed by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1984.. Hard Cover. 208 p. ; 24 cm. "He argued that social bonds are essential at transcending the stresses of everyday life and enriching it above the limitations of poverty as well as crossing communication gaps between generations." Bibliography: p. 199-206. Stock# 44,421. Vg /… Read more
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New York : Simon & Schuster, c1992.. Hard Cover. 368 p. : ports., index, 24 cm. Writen by a former Time, journalist, this tells the story of its mergerwith Warner Communications, inc. and how Steve Ross outmaneuvered Time and added to his riches. Stock# 41,896. Vh / dj vg.
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Los Angeles, Alskog, 1974.. Soft Cover. Petersen's Masters of Contemporary Photography. 96 p., b/w & color photos; 27.5 cm.Stock# 33,098. Vg/ paper
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cover of Oratory. Praelections and Illustrations Developing the Staple and Highest Attributes of Eloquence

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Soft Cover. 24 pages; 20.5 cm. Cronin is described as one "who has been engaged during the last seven and thirty years in moulding and preparing pulpit speakers, forensic advocates, legislators, collegiate and university students in London, Dublin, At Oxford and Cambridge..." In a world without electronic amplification, Thadeus T. Cronin's emphasis on the physiology of projection makes sense, but… Read more
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Language in the Modern World

by Potter, Simeon, b. 1898

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Penguin Books, Baltimore [1960].. Soft Cover. 221 p., index, glossary; paper; fine. 'A popular introduction to general linguistics, the science of language.' Contents include Language & nationality; Language as communication; Sounds & symbols; The making of words; The shaping of sentences; The Indo-European family; Non-Indo-European tongues; The practical study of languages; Comparative linguistics; Language & thought; Language… Read more
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How Behavior Means

by Scheflen, Albert E.

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Anchor Books, Garden City, NY, 1974. Soft Cover. xii, 222 p., index; paper; VG. 'Exploring the Contexts of Speech and Meaning: Kinesics, Posture, Interaction, Setting, and Culture.' 'This book examines the social context for human communication and shows that meanings are conveyed not just by words and 'body language,' but also by territoriality, and by the environment and cultural… Read more
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N.Y. Macmillan, 1972.. Hard Cover. 323 p. 'Congruent communication--words that fit feelings--is applied to problems of discipline, criticism, anger, homework, motivation, praise, cooperation, child and teacher clashes, teacher and administrator conflicts, and parent and teacher conferences.' Stock #26265. Vg/vg. Education Psychology
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N.Y., Harper & Row, 1989. . Hard Cover. x, 292 p. 'Autistic children have a central difficulty in communicating with those around them: They have at best a flawed understanding of the meanings of the words and signs emitted by other individuals in their world, and they show an equal difficulty in communicating their wants, fears, and… Read more
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Secret Diplomacy Espionage and Cryptography 1500-1815

by Thompson, James Westfall, and Saul K. Padover

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N.Y., Unger, 1965. Hard Cover. 290 p. First published, London, 1937; this is the second Ungar printing, 1st, 1963. ”Some of the authentic episodes here recounted surpass fiction. It is a study of the development of a relatively neglected aspect of diplomacy, that of institutionalized spying and coded communications.” Stock #26586. Vg/no dj. Espionage
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N.Y., McGraw-Hill [1966]. . Soft Cover. xiii, 364 p.; 18 cm. Addresses two questions: what are communications and how do communications affect mankind." Stock #29,689. VG/ wrappers. Linguistics, social history, philosophy.
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The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life.

by Goffman, Erving, 1922- .

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Doubleday Anchor Books [1959]. Soft Cover. xii, 259 p., index. "Deals with the theme of human behavior in social situations and the way we appear to others.” Chapters include Performances; Teams; Regions and Region Behavior; Discrepant Roles; Communication out of Character; The Arts of Impression Management. "Dr. Goffman has employed as a framework the metaphor of the theatrical performance."… Read more
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Public Speaking and Influencing Men In Business.

by Carnegie, Dale, 1888-1955.

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N.Y., YMCA, Association Press [1961]. Hard Cover. viii, 408 p. 21 cm. Introduction by Lowell Thomas. 58th printing; first, 1926. Stock# 31,885. Good+/ no dj.
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Coyne Electrical & Radio School, 1957.. Soft Cover. [32] p., photos, folding diagrams; 28 cm. stapled in blue printed paper covers. Stock# 39,910a. Radio television technology, electrical communications
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NY, Oxford University Press, ©1999. Hard Cover. xvi, 124 p.; 22 cm. Based on a series of lectures at the NYPL. "In this visionary look into the future, Freeman Dyson argues that technological changes fundamentally alter our ethical and social arrangements and that three rapidly advancing new technologies-- solar energy, genetic engineering, and worldwide communication-- together have the potential… Read more
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Perigee [Putnam, NY, 1976]. "Learn the principles of writing that fit every business need." Gift inscription on title-page verso. Soft Cover. 112 pages, index; 27.5 cm. Vg/ paper. Stock#31879.
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N.Y. Grove, 1959. Evergreen E-176. ”Second Printing". Soft Cover. ”There is a sharp, often bitter, conflict in the criminal courtroom between law as a moral system and psychiatry as a beginning science.” 26149. xi, 296 p.; Vg/paperback.
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