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Chomsky (Fontana Modern Masters)
Lyons, John,
Fontana/Collins, London, 1973. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. preface and introduction by author, biographical note and bibliography. Illustrated card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the backstrip. A look at the 20th century's linguistic master, Noam Chomsky. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters Series. Rubbing to the book panels and the book panels are slightly bumped. Light browning to the textblock edges and of the internal pages. Previous owner's name to the top right-hand corner of the half title page and small brown stain is present to that page as well. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (8), 9-120, (8) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: philosophy; Linguistics; Biography & Autobiography. Inventory No: 0113741. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $7.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0113741  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Linguistics and the Novel
Fowler, Roger,
ISBN: 0416838200
Methuen, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 300 g; XIV, 146 pages, indexed with the further reading list. In original black papered boards, with illustrated dust jacket which appears to have been protected with clear adhesive plastic from the time of purchase. Slight dustiness to the top of the text block. Otherwise no damage. This is the 1st serious attempt to apply linguistic methods to the structure of fiction. The author demonstrates the relevance of linguistics in 2 areas. 1st, the theory of language provides a "framework" or "model" for the general structure of fiction, a way of understanding traditional concepts like plots, theme, character, style, point of view. 2nd, linguistics offers a method of analysis for practical criticism of actual texts. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Linguistics; ISBN: 0416838200. ISBN/EAN: 9780416838206. Inventory No: 0235776. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235776  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Saussure (Fontana Modern Masters)
Culler, Jonathan,
ISBN: 0006337430
Fontana/Collins, London, 1982. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. introduction by author, notes, chronology and bibliography. Illustrated card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the backstrip. Ferdinand de Saussure revolutionised the study of language and laid the foundations of modern linguistics in the first decade of the 20th century. In this book "Jonathan Culler offers a clear and systematic exposition of Saussure's theory of language, its place in linguistics, and its contribution to contemporary structuralism and semiology." -- from the front rear panel blurb. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters Series. Rubbing to the book panels and the book panels are slightly bumped. Light browning to the textblock edges and of the internal pages. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (6), 7-127, (1)pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: philosophy; Linguistics; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0006337430. ISBN/EAN: 9780006337430. Inventory No: 0113742. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $7.20 (AUD)
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Saussure (Fontana Modern Masters)
Culler, Jonathan,
ISBN: 000686032x
Fontana/Collins, London, 1984. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. introduction by author, notes, chronology and bibliography. Illustrated card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the backstrip. Ferdinand de Saussure revolutionised the study of language and laid the foundations of modern linguistics in the first decade of the 20th century. In this book "Jonathan Culler offers a clear and systematic exposition of Saussure's theory of language, its place in linguistics, and its contribution to contemporary structuralism and semiology." -- from the front rear panel blurb. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters Series. residue from price sticker at top right of the front cover, agent turning of the page edges, and underlining of one sentence on page 23. No other damage. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (6), 7-127, (1)pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: philosophy; Linguistics; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 000686032x. ISBN/EAN: 9780006860327. Inventory No: 0278139. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $8.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0278139  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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