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The Macquarie Dictionary of New Words
Butler, Susan. (ed.)
Macquarie 1990  1990 
  4to. yellow laminated cloth hardcover.406pp. very good, page edges slightly browned. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28786  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Breakthrough Rapid Reading
Kump, Peter
United States Prentice Hall Press, 1999  1999 
  8vo softcover 276pp index, b/w illus. good+. front corners bumped. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55262  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Caesar. Gallic War Book Two
Gould, H. E. & Whiteley, J. L.. (edited by ) [Caesar]
Macmillan, London 1949  1949 
  12mo. hardcover. 126pp. Very good, name on fep. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54810  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Le Bouddha d’Azur. Edition integrale
Cosey
ISBN: 9782800148304
Aire Libre 2006  2006 
  4to. illustrated paper covered boards, hardcover. 139pp. colour illus. Graphic novel in french. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54552  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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How to Write Killer Historical Mysteries: The Art and Adventure of Sleuthing Through the Past
Emerson, Kathy Lynn
ISBN: 1880284928
Perseverance Press April 1, 2008  2008 
  4to softcover 224pp near fine. This useful, fascinating, and complete guide will inspire and delight writers of historical mysteries. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54468  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sermo Latinvs : a Short Guide To Latin Prose Composition
Postgate, J. P.
Macmillan, London, 1958  1958 
  8vo. red cloth hardcover. 186pp. Some insect damage to cover, very good inside with foxing to endpapers. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53885  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Additional Latin Exercises to North and Hillard’s Latin Prose Composition for the Middle Forms of Schools
Hillard, Rev. A. E. & Botting, C. G.
Rivington's. London 1916  1916 
  8vo. green cloth hardcover. 138pp. Good+, light rubbinng to cover edges, owner's name on fep, foxing to endpapers. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53886  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Selections from Ovid - Edited with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary
Freeman, C. E.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1947  1947 
  12 mo green printed cloth. hardcover. Illustrated with b&w photos. Printed on glossy paper. good copy in lightly worn covers with sunned spine, owner's names crossed out on fep. Lightly toned endpages. 128pp. Latin with notes in English. Includes Introduction on the Life and Writings of Ovid, The Selections, Notes, Index of Proper Names, Vocabulary. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53876  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Clarendon Latin Course Part II
Clendon, Arthur and Vince, J. H.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1942. New edition  0 
  12mo. blue cloth hardcover. 319pp. Very good, spine sunned, owner's signature on fep. 
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53879  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Aeneid: Books I-VI
Williams, Deryck (editor). [Virgil]
ISBN: 1853994960
Bristol Classical Press, London, 2002  2002 
  8vo. softcover. 524pp. index. Text in latin with commentary 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53880  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ovid Selections
Ovid - Edited by George Yeld
Arnold's Latin Text  0 
  12mo. Green cloth wraps. 64pp. Very good. School stamp on title page, contains underlining or notes. Contents includes Ovid's Life and Works, His Metre. Text: A Bee-keeper's sorrows relieved, Hercules kills a cattle robber, Arion or the Power of Music, His father's son, An agonizing dilemma solved. Bees and hornets - a sad mistake, Proserpine carries off by Dis. Ceres' search for Proserpine, Rival Vintages, Mildew and Rust, Gods entertained unawares, Jove as an amiable bull, How a swindler says his prayers. A Desperate ruse successful, An old crone's lore, Metellus saves the Palladium, How Crime Street gained its name, Country life as a cure for love, The Air-ship anticiped. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53837  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Tacitus Histories Book III - Cornelii Taciti Historiarum Liber III
Cornelii Taciti - Edited with Introduction, Notes and Index by Walter C. Summers.
Cambridge at the University Press 1918  1918 
  12mo. green cloth hardcover. 160pp. Fold out Map of Italy, Map of Rome - plate. Prefatory Note, Introduction Silver Latin, Historical Summary, Text, Notes, Indes to Notes. po name on fep and written notes in some margins. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53830  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Epistles of Horace Book 1
Horace - with Introduction and Notes by E. S. Shuckburgh.
Cambridge at the University Press 1928  1928 
  12mo. Green cloth. 136pp. Very good. po notes on some pages, very feint. Dept. of Education stamp on some pages. notes in pencil on end pages. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53831  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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TITI LIVI AB VRBE CONDITA LIBER XXV
Titi Livi - Edited with Introduction and Notes and Vocabulary by W. D. Monro
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1939.  1939 
  12mo. Green cloth. 183pp. Solid copy with no toning, well handled covers, Fort Street School Stamp on some pages, po name and notes in pencil throughout. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53832  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Caesar - Gallic War Book VII
Caesar - with an Introduction and Notes and Vocabulary by T. A. H. Wing - Sydney Grammar School
The Sydney and Melbourne Publishing Co.  0 
  12mo. Yellow sramped cloth wraps. 78pp. n.d. ( possibly predates the shakespere press). Education Dept. Stamp on some pages. 
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53833  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Gai Iuli Caesaris Commentariorum DE BELLO CIVILI Liber Primus - Caesar De Bello Civili I
Caesaris, Gai Iuli - Edited by A. G. Peskett
Cambridge at the University Press 1923  1923 
  12mo. Green stamped cloth. 172pp. good. Po name and piece cut out of ffl. Hand written notes and some underlining, notes on rep. Contents includes, Preface, Introduction, Text, Notes, Appendix, Indes, Maps - 1 fold out, two plates. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53834  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ovid Selections
Ovid - Edited by George Yeld
Arnold's Latin Text  0 
  12mo. Blue cloth wraps. 64pp. Very good. School stamp on title page, no underlining or notes. Contents includes Ovid's Life and Works, His Metre. Text: A Bee-keeper's sorrows relieved, Hercules kills a cattle robber, Arion or the Power of Music, His father's son, An agonizing dilemma solved. Bees and hornets - a sad mistake, Proserpine carries off by Dis. Ceres' search for Proserpine, Rival Vintages, Mildew and Rust, Gods entertained unawares, Jove as an amiable bull, How a swindler says his prayers. A Desperate ruse successful, An old crone's lore, Metellus saves the Palladium, How Crime Street gained its name, Country life as a cure for love, The Air-ship anticiped. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53836  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Grammar, History and Derivation of the English Language: With Chapters on Parsing, Analysis of Sentences and Prosody
Daniel, Evan
National Society's Depository, London 1881  1881 
  8vo. brown cloth hardcover. 383pp. index. Very good, small mark on cover. Scarce first edition. 
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 51757  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Oxford Dictionary of English Proverbs
Smith, William George (compiled by)
ISBN: 0198691181
Oxford, at the Clarendon Press 1979. Third edition  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 930pp. index. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 50801  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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P. Vergili Maronis Aeneidos, Liber XI
Maronis, P. Vergili ; edited by Sidgwick, A
Cambridge at the University Press 1890  1890 
  Small 8vo. green cloth hardcover. 59pp. index. Good, light wear to cover, notes & underlining. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48402  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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De Bello Civili, liber VII
Lucani, M. Annaei
Cambridge at the University Press 1941  1941 
  Small 8vo. hardcover. 98pp. index. Good, notes & underlining. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48400  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Xenophon Cyropaedia II
Xenophon; intro & notes by E. S. Schuckburgh
Cambridge at the University Press 1903  1903 
  Small 8vo. green cloth hardcover.102pp. Good, foxing to endpapers, light war to cover, owner's name on fep. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48398  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Verres in Sicily. Being selections from Cicero’s Verrine Orations.
Grose-Hodge, M. A.
Cambridge at the University Press 1939  1939 
  Small 8vo. brown cloth hardcover. 133pp. Fair, spine edges worn, notes & underlining. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48365  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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C. Sallusti Crispi Catilina
Summers, W. C. (editor)
Cambridge at the University Press 1960  1960 
  Small 8vo. light green cloth hardcover. 120pp. good, some underlining. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48377  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Story Of The Kings Of Rome.
Edwards, G. M.
Cambridge at the University Press 1914  1914 
  Small 8vo. hardcover. 64pp. Very good. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48378  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Cicero Extracts from De Divinatione
M. Tulli Ciceronis. Kellett, E. E. Edited by
Cambridge at the University Press 1956  1956 
  12mo. Bone stamped boards. 178pp. School stamp on end pages and in text in places minor notes on a couple of pages. Introduction, Notes, Vocabulary and Index of Subjects and Proper Names. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48334  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Marcus Tullius Ciceronis De Imperio CN. Pompei Sive Pro Lege Manilia Ad Quirites Oratio
M. Tulli Ciceronis. Woodhouse, W. J. Edited by
Blackie and Son London, n.d - Blackie's Illustrated Latin Series  0 
  12mo. Green stamped cloth. 128pp. Introduction, Notes Critical Appendix and Vocabulary. Text with notes in pen and pencil. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48332  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Cicero Oratio Pro L. Murena with English Introduction and Notes
M. Tulli Ciceronis. Heitland, W. E. - Edited by
Cambridge. London. 1929  1929 
  12mo. grey stamped cloth. Very good. 112pp. po name on fep. Lightly toned end pages. Text with some notes in pen and pencil in some places. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48317  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Heute Abend Book One
Kelber, Magda
Ginn & Company, London 1959. revised edition  0 
  8vo. yellow cloth hardcover. 304pp. b/w illus. Very good. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48035  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Tirohia Kimihia
Wherawhera, He Kete
ISBN: 1869691792
Huia Te Manu Tuku Korero 2006  2006 
  8vo. softcover. 259pp. colour illus. Monolingual Maori dictionary. Very good+. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48016  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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No Kidding : Top Writers for Young People Talk about Their Work
Nieuwenhuizen, Agnes
ISBN: 0725106638
Sun Books, Australia, 1991.  1991 
  8vo. softcover. 338pp. Very good. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55951  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Our Marvelous Native Tongue: The Life and Times of the English Language
Claiborne, Robert
ISBN: 0812910389
Times Books 1983  1983 
  8vo hardcover 339pp index. very good / good+ sunned d/w. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47685  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins
Hendrickson, Robert
ISBN: 0333460898
Macmillan 1987  1987 
  4to. hardcover. 581pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. Small tear to cover and wrapper at bottom of spine(repaired). 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47522  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Death Sentence: The Decay of Public Language
Watson, Don
ISBN: 1740512065
Alfred A. Knopf 2003  2003 
  8vo hardcover 198pp index, b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. A delightful critique of the abuse of our language by our key representatives. The author was a one-time speech writer for Paul Keating. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47376  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Caesar At Alexandria. De Bello Alexandrino 1 - 33
Wykes, J. C. (editor)
MacMillan 1953  1953 
  Small 8vo. orange cloth hardcover. 88pp. Very good, covers slightly bent. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47224  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Rutherford, W.G.
Caesar Gallic War II & III. (Gai Iuli Caesaris de Bello Gallico, Commentariorum II. III).
MacMillan 1925  1925 
  12mo. blue cloth hardcover. Very good, owner's details on fep. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47219  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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LAMP OF LEARNING - Taylor and Francis and the Development of Science Publishing
Brock, W. H. and A,J. Meadows
ISBN: 0850662532
Taylor & Franci September 1, 1984  1984 
  8vo Hardcover in d/w. 255pp very good. Ever since the launching of the Philosophical Magazine in 1798, the publishing company run by Richard Taylor and later by William Francis has specialised in the printing and publishing of scientific periodicals and books. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 46210  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins
Hendrickson, Robert
ISBN: 0333460898
Macmillan 1987  1987 
  4to. hardcover. 581pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45838  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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An Unabridged Malay-English Dictionary
Winstedt, Sir Richard
Marican & Sons, Malaysia 1963  1963 
  8vo. hardcover. 390pp. Very good, light foxing. / poor d/w missing pieces on bottom edge and top of spine. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62630  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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An Unabridged English - Malay Dictionary
Winstedt, Sir Richard
Marican & Sons, Malaysia 1960  1960 
  8vo. hardcover. 390pp. Very good, light foxing. / poor d/w missing piece on top edge. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62631  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Concise Dictionary of Nepali Language
Singh, Chandra Lal
Educational Enterprises, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2002.  2002 
  8vo. softcover. 627pp. Good, crease on rear corner. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62632  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Successful Sitcom Writing - How To Write And Sell For TV’s Hottest Format
Wolff, Jurgen
ISBN: 0312144261
St. Martins Press 1996  1996 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. Very good. Contents includes Learning the Basics - How to, Sitcom Characters, Structure, tv as a teacher, Applying your New Skills - Brainstorming and developing Ideas, Outlines, Script, Collaborate, Mastering the Business - Get and Agent, Freelance, Staff Job, Original Script Marketing and Creating, Resources. Includes Full length sample scripts for Frasier, Sample Outline for Mad About You, Interviews with industry experts and Emmy winning writers, Analyses of the funniest shows of the last several years including, Friends, Seinfeld, Home Improvement, Roseanne. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45073  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Place names of the world
Room, Adrian.
ISBN: 0858851350
Melbourne Wren 1974  1974 
  8vo hardcover 216pp. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26606  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Dictionary of Iraqi Arabic: English - Arabic
Clatiry, Beverly E.; Stowasser, Karl; Wolfe, Ronald G. (editors)
ISBN: 0878402802
Georgetown University Press  0 
  8vo. softcover. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62639  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ferozsons Urdu - English Dictionary: A Comprehensive Dictionary of Current Vocabulary
no author stated
ISBN: 9690005081
Ferozsons Ltd.revised edition.  0 
  8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 831pp. Very good apart form piece torn from bottom of title page. Spine faded. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62641  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Triumph Over Darkness: The Life of Louis Braille
Bickel, Lennard
ISBN: 0043202128
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1988  1988 
  8vo hardcover 167pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39056  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Using Functional Grammar:Explorers guide. Second Edition.
David, BUTT
ISBN: 1864085509
Mcquarie University 2000  2000 
  Small 4to. softcover 346pp index. very good, crease on cover corners rear cover. Using Functional Grammar is essential reading for language educators and students of English as a first, second or foreign language who want to explore language from a functional perspective, practising and trainee EFL/ESL and literacy teachers. It illuminates the terminology, dispels some myths and demonstrates the usefulness of functional grammar. Features: provides a comprehensive and practical introduction to understanding and using functional grammar; starts by introducing the general notion of language in context and text types; progresses step-by-step through the three metafunctions of language: experience, interpersonal exchange and text organisation; links the content to language education with a section on implications for language teaching at the end of each chapter; provides exercises in each chapter to review new concepts and check understanding; includes extensive appendices that contain useful templates and samples for language educators. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61977  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Storytrack A Practical Guide to Writing for Children in Australia and New Zealand
Odgers, Sally Farrell
ISBN: 0864172362
Kangaroo Pr February 1990  1990 
  8vo softcover 224pp very good, cover rubbed. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41950  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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What Handwriting Tells You About Yourself, Your Friends and Famous People
Bunker, M.N.
Chicago, Nelson-Hall, 1965.  1965 
  8vo. hardcover. 240pp. very good. / poor, chipped d/w. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23097  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Teaching English
Brindley, Susan
ISBN: 0415102510
Routledge 1996  1996 
  8vo softcover 278pp index. very good. The place of English in the secondary curriculum has been the subject of intense debate in the general media as well as in education circles. This reader addresses the key issues of that debate in a way that is both accessible and lively. Separate sections cover the historical background to the debate, including the major teaching areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing, assessment and the professional development of teachers within the subject. Specially commissioned articles look at some of the most controversial issues in the subject--for instance the place of grammar and the centrality of literature in the curriculum. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41223  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Basic Cantonese: A Grammar and Workbook. (Routledge Grammars)
Yip, Virginia
ISBN: 0415193850
Routledge, 2000.  2000 
  8vo. softcover. 171pp. index. Very good, small owner's name inside front cover, crease on cover. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62626  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Folk Literature of South Sumatra Redjang Ka-Ga-Nga Texts
Jaspan, M.A.
Canberra Australian National University 1964.  1964 
  4to. softcover. 92pp. b/w illus. good, cover sunned, corners slightly bumped. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23760  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Australian Review of Applied Linguistics Vol. 20 No. 2 1997
Applied Linguistics Association of Australia
ALAA 1997  1997 
  8vo Softcover. 149pp. Contents includes The Contribution of language learning to the Development of cultural understandings, The role of language learning in academic education, An overview. English grammar in school textbooks, A critical survey. A Model of citation options. Four adults approaches to the learning of Chinese, The structure of the accident news story;, Media research in second language settings, Tonal facilitation of code-switching. Reviews, Author Notes, Books recieved Style Sheet. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38959  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Australian Review of Applied Linguistics Vol. 21 No. 1 1998
Applied Linguistics Association of Australia
ALAA 1998  1998 
  8vo Softcover. 149pp. Contents includes Can Reading strategies be Successfully Taught? Language maintenance and Language Shift: Dialect vs Italian among Italo-Australians. Can the Principle of One Person One Language Be disregarded as Unrealistically elitist? Procedural vocabulary as a device to Organize Meaning and Discourse, An Individual Approach to Imitation One Child's Strategy toward first Language Acquisition. Strategies for assisting Students with Language Difficulties. The Lexico-Syntactic Marking of Chronological Order: Insight from Vietnamese Learners of ESL Reviews, Author Notes, Books recieved Style Sheet. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38958  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Journey to Hesperia - Scenes from the first six books of Vergil’s Aeneid
Cooper, G. G. Vergil
London, Macmillan 1960  1960 
  8vo. Blue cloth hardcover. Very good. pencil notes throughout the book. Illustrated with B&W photo's. 189pp. Scenes from the first six books of Virgil's Aeneid, linked by English narrative. Latin text with introduction, notes, appendices and vocabulary by C G Cooper. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38716  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Gran Diccionario Cuyas Ingles - Español. Español - Ingles. 2 Volumes
Cuyas , Arturo y Antonio
Instituto Del Libro 1968  1968 
  8vo. hardcovers. 810pp. 748pp. very good. / poor d/ws. 2 volume Spanish - English dictionary. Heavy set extra post may apply. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38647  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Put It in Writing: 77 Letters That Get Results.
WHITE, MARGARET
ISBN: 0947277129
Choice Books 1997  1997 
  8vo softcover 155pp index. very good. 
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38008  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Dictionary of Problem Words and Expressions
Shaw, Harry
ISBN: 0070565171
New York Mcgraw-Hill 1987  1987 
  8vo hardcover 368pp. very good, owner's name on fep. / good d/w. Defines, explains, and illustrates more than 1500 of the most common mistakes in word use made in English. Includes a brief guide to more effective writing and speaking. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37394  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Writer Got Screwed (But Didn’t Have To): A Guide to the Legal and Business Practices of Writing for the Entertainment Industry
Wharton, Brooke A.
ISBN: 0062701304
New York, NY Harpercollins 1996  1996 
  8vo hardcover 276pp index. very good ex-lib, missing fep. / very good d/w. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37136  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Lights & Sirens: A Writer’s Guide to Emergency Rescue Professions
Cowan, James
Cincinnati, Ohio Writer's Digest Books 1998  1998 
  8vo softcover 246pp index. very good. Imagine the storytelling possibilities if you could throw your characters ninto the middle of a forest, avalanche or fire, filling the scenes with accurate ndescriptions and minute details of the rescue that make your writing believable, nexciting and engaging--even to the experts. In Lights and Sirens, nemergency rescue partners James and Lois Cowan take you through every dramatic nstep of search and rescue and emergency situations--from the accident scene and nthe injuries, to the rescuers and paramedics. This time-saving reference offers npractical information on 15 types of emergency professionals and their nexperiences, featuring: chapters that focus on specific professions, such as ndispatchers, dog handlers, forest and park rangers, firefighters, EMTs, nparamedics, ER personnel and more; complete profiles of each occupation--job ndescriptions, qualifications, required skills, necessary equipment, special nrisks and jargon; charts, lists, sidebars and sample scenarios that help you nsave time and get the information right; medications and equipment commonly used nat emergency scenes--from what they do, to exactly how they are administered; nand a detailed glossary of emergency injuries and illnesses and how they are ntreated. With Lights and Sirens, you can open a whole new world to your ncharacters, full of drama, action and disaster--as you write with the confidence nof knowing your story is stunningly on target.nnSYNOPSISnnDiscover how 14 rescue professionals do their jobs so your characters can do theirs. You'll learn about the history and background, qualifications, jargon and slang, tools and equipment, and get sample situations of each profession. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37122  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Penguin Dictionary of Troublesome Words
Bryson, Bill
ISBN: 0713916532
Penguin 1984.  1984 
  8vo. hardcover. 173pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Latin for All Occasions
Beard, Henry
ISBN: 0207171254
Angus & Robertson, UK 1991.  1991 
  8vo. hardcover. 91pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w. 
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Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
Brewer, E.Cobham (Editor). Ayto, John (revised by)
ISBN: 0304357839
Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, 2005.  2005 
  8vo hardcover 1523pp near fine/ near fine d/w. 
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Concise Maori Dictionary: Maori-English,English-Maori and Proverbial Sayings
Reed, A.W. (compiled by)
A.H.& A W Reed, New Zealand, 1968  1968 
  8vo. dec. boards, hardcover. 159pp. Very good with faded spine. 
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Maori Fables and Legendary Tales
Reed, A.W. (compiled by)
A.H.& A W Reed, New Zealand, 1964  1964 
  8vo. dec. boards, hardcover. 144pp. Very good with faded spine. 
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Maori Picture Dictionary
Reed, A.W. (compiled by)
A.H.& A W Reed, New Zealand, 19645  0 
  8vo. dec. boards, hardcover. 144pp. Very good with faded spine. 
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Brewer’s Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable
Room, Adrian (compiled by)
ISBN: 0304358711
Cassell & Co, London, 2002  2002 
  8vo hardcover 1523pp. near fine. 
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The Chambers Rhyming Dictionary
Brooks, Ian; Rodger, Liam; Holmes, Andrew. (editors)
Chambers UK. 2003.  2003 
  8vo. Paperback. 421pp. Very good. 
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Nothing Rhymes with Orange: Perfect Words for Poets, Songwriters, and Rhymers
Redfield, Bessie G.
ISBN: 9780399534652
Perigee 2008.  2008 
  9vo. softcover. 346pp. Near Fine. 
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How Not to Say What You Mean, A Dictionary of Euphemisms
Holder, R. W.
ISBN: 0198604025
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2002.  2002 
  8vo. hardcover. 501pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
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Pitman’s Shorthand Instructor, A Complete Exposition of Sir Isaac Pitman’s System of Shorthand
Pitman, Isaac
Sir Isaac Pitman, London. n.d.  0 
  12mo. cloth hardcover. 291pp. Very good. 
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A Dictionary of Latin Tags and Useful Phrases
Ehrlich, Eugene.
ISBN: 0709031459
Robert Hale London, 1995.  1995 
  8vo. softcover. 260pp. index. Very good, rubbing to cover corners. 
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Cassell’s Latin Dictionary - Latin English - English Latin
Cassell
Cassell and Company 1973 Fifth Edition  0 
  8vo. Red Cloth. 928pp. Good, foxint tou outer page edges & endpapers. 
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Dictionary of the German and English Languages 2 volumes
James, William
Leipzig, Bernhard Tauchnitz 1929  1929 
  8vo. maroon cloth hardcovers. I English-Deutsch 592pp. II Deutsch-English 532pp. Good, front hinge cracked VolI, last 3 pages of volII have small piece torn out(5cm). 
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Journey To Heperia Scenes from the first six books of Vergil’’s Aeneid. I-VI
Charles Gorodon Cooper
London, Macmillan 1959  1959 
  8vo. Blue faded cloth, good clean copy. 189pp. 16 Illustrations. 
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Violets and Vinegar: An Anthology of Women’s Writings and Sayings
Cooper, Jilly
ISBN: 0048080276
Allen & Unwin 1980  1980 
  4to hardcover 231pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
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The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, Volumes I and II, A to M and M to Z
Little, William (prepared by)
Guild / BCA, 1983.  1983 
  4tos. blue cloth hardcovers. 2672pp. Very good, prelims creased on volume 2. / Very good d/ws. 
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
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English-Vietnamese Dictionary
Dinh-Hoa, Nguyen
Tuttle 1993.  1993 
  8vo. softcover. 568pp. Very good. 
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Kamus Lengkap. Inggris - Indonesia; Indonesia - Inggris
Wojowasito, Prof. Drs. S. & Wasito W. Drs. Tito
Penerbit Hasta, Bandung, 1982  1982 
  8vo. softcover. 329pp. Very good, sticker and atmp on fep, crease on rear cover.. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Liars and Letters Anonymous
Mendelson, Oscar A
Melbourne, Lansdowne. 1961  1961 
  8vo. hardcover. 192pp. b/w plates. very good. / very good d/w. Signed by Author. Australian handwriting analyst.' '  
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The Craft of Letters in England
Lehman, John (ed)
Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut 1974  1974 
  8vo. Green cloth hardcover. 248pp. Index. Very good, light foxing to endpapers. No d/w. 
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A Descriptive Dictionary. Bislama to English
Camden, Pastor Bill.
Vila, Maropa Bookshop. 1977.  1977 
  4to. softcover. 138pp. very good, bottom corner bumped. 
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Colloquial Czech
Naughton, James
ISBN: 0415046068
Routledge London 1995  1995 
  8vo. softcover. 303pp. Very good. 
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M. Tulli Ciceronis De Inperio Cn. Pompei Sive Pro Lege Manilia Ad Quirites Oratio
W. J. Woodhouse Cicero
Blackie and Son Limited 1930''s  1930 
  12mo. Green cloth. good condition. Po name on ffl. Contents include Roman Policy in the East, Mithridates, Pompeius, The Pirates, Cicero, Text, Notes, Critical Appendix, Vocabulary. 128pp. Illustrated with b&w plates. 
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Walker’s Rhyming Dictionary of the English Language: In which the whole language is arranged according to its terminations.
Walker, J.
ISBN: 0710022476
Routledge London 1976.  1976 
  8vo. hardcover. 549pp. Very good, foxing, mainly to outer page edges & prelims. / Very good d/w with faded spine. 
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Concise Indonesian Dictionary: English-Indonesian / Indonesian-English
Kramer, A. L.
Rutland, Vt. Tuttle Publishing 1979  1979 
  12mo hardcover 359pp. very good / very good d/w. 
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The Game of Words
Espy, Willard
Bramhall New York 1972  1972 
  8vo. hardcover. 279pp. index. good/good d/w. 
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Australia Speaks
Baker, Sidney J.
Sydney: Shakespeare Head Press, 1953  1953 
  8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index. very good, owner's signature on fep. / good, chipped d/w. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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A Writer’s Notes on His Trade.
Montague, C.E.
Port Wahington, N.Y. Kennikat Press. 1969  1969 
  8vo. green cloth hardcover. 254pp. very good. / no d/w. 
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Police English: A Manual of Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling for Police Officers.
Smith, Patrick D.; Jones, Robert C.
Illinois.: Charles C. Thomas. 1969  1969 
  8vo. hardcover. 77pp. very good, small tape mark and small pen marks on fep, small scruggin on fep. / very good, lightly chipped d/w. 
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Tagalog Dictionary,
Ramos, Teresita V.
ISBN: 0870226762
University of Hawaii Press 1971,  1971 
  8vo. softcover. 330oo, Very good, foxing on edge of cover. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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NTC’s Compact Korean and English Dictionary
Jones, B.J.; Rhie, Gene
ISBN: 0844283614
NTC Publishing 1995  1995 
  8vo. softcover. 394pp. Good, first 100 pages wavy on bottom edge. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Vergil, Maronis
Maronis, P. Vergili; edited by A. Sidgwick
Cambridge at the University Press 1906  1906 
  Small 8vo. grey cloth hardcover. 71pp. index. Good, notes & underlining. 
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The Ibis Seal
O’Grady, Anne
London: Peter Davies, 1975 First Edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 180pp. very good+, pages a little yellow. / very good+ d/w. 
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Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary
Moore, Bruce. (editor)
ISBN: 0195517717
Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 2006.  2006 
  8vo. hardcover. 1679pp. Very good, large owner's inscription on fep. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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How to Analyse Your Handwriting
Lowergarde, Manfred
Marshall Cavendish 11 July, 1975  1975 
  4to. hardcover. 64pp. colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good, lightly chipped d/w. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A Writer’s Guide to Book Publishing: Second Revised Edition
Balkin, Richard
ISBN: 0452270219
Plume 1994  1994 
  8vo softcover 350pp index. very good. 
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The Adventure of English 500 AD-2000
Bragg, Melvyn
ISBN: 0340829915
London Hodder & Stoughton Ltd 2003  2003 
  8vo hardcover 354pp index, colour illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Gestures Their Origins & Distribution
Desmond Morris, Peter Collett, Peter Marsh, Marie O’Shaughnessy
London: Jonathan Cape, 1979.  1979 
  8vo. hardcover. 296pp. index, b/w illus.very good+. / very good+ d/w. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Australian Review of Applied Linguistics Vol. 21 No. 2 1998
Applied Linguistics Association of Australia
ALAA 1998  1998 
  8vo Softcover. 149pp. Contents includes Language Attitudes of the Vietnamese in Melbourne, Past Time Reference in Learner English, Using a Combined Approach to Teach Chinese Business Writing, Roles in Automonous Language Learining, The Structure of Callers Contributions in Talkback Radio, Animals, Embryos, Thinkers and Doers : Metaphor and Gender Representation in Hong Kong English, Interaction or Interrogation? A study of talk occurring in a sample of the 1992 VCE Italian Oral Common Assessment Task. Reviews, Author Notes, Style Sheet. 
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Webster’s Dictionary of Synonyms
Webster’s
G & C Merriam, Springfield 1942. First edition.  0 
  Large 8vo. hardcover. 907pp. Very good, outer page edges browned. 
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The Fijian Dictionary.
Capell, A.
Government Printer, Suva 1991  1991 
  Small 8vo. softcover. 407pp. Very good+. 
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A Tibetan-English Dictionary
Sarat Chandra Das
Book Faith, India 1995  1995 
  12mo. softcover. 1353pp. Very good. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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English-Cantonese Dictionary
Wah, Kwan Choi. et al.
ISBN: 9622019706
The Chinese University Press 2004  2004 
  Small 8vo. softcover. 579pp. Near Fine. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Hausa - English English - Hausa Dictionary
Awde, Nichola
ISBN: 0781804264
Hippocrene Books, New York 1996  1996 
  Small 8vo. softcover. 454pp. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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English - Slovene Dictionary - Anglesko - Slovenski Slovar
Grad, Anton
ISBN: 9612302421
Zalozba Obzorja Maribo 2003  2003 
  Small 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 1032pp. Very good+. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Dictionary, Polish-English, English-Polish: Contemporary Usage
Pogonowski, Iwo
Hippocrene Books, New York 1983  1983 
  8vo. hardcover. 413pp. b/w illus. Good, owner's inscription on fep. 
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Q. Horatii Flacci Carminum Liber III
Page, T. E.
Macmillan, London 1925  1925 
  12mo. red cloth hardcover. 139pp. very good, a few school stamps, spine faded, a few spots on cover. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Caesar. Gallic War VI
Shuckburgh, E. S.. (edited by ) [Caesar]
Cambridge at the University Press 1950  1950 
  12mo. hardcover. 116pp. Very good, a few school stamps 
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Tacitus: Histories Book I
Davies, G. A. (editor)
Cambridge at the University Press 1914  1914 
  12mo. hardcover. 188pp. index. Good+, some notes in margins, owner'sdetails on fep. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Livy Book XXVII
Porter, W. E.. (editor)
The Shakespeare Head Press 1935  1935 
  12mo. softcover. 323pp. index, good, cover corners chipped, some notes in margins. 
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BHARGAVA’S STANDARD ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE (ANGLO-HINDI EDITION)
Pathak, Prof. R. C. edited by
Bhargava Book Depot Chowk, Varanasi 1974 Twelfth Edition
 Hard Cover Quarter bound with Decorative paper sides and matching endpapers, red cloth spine, paper spine label, excellent reference work. Comprising Correct Pronunciation and Accents in Devanagari Script Definitions, Explanations, Thousands of new words in Arts and Sciences, Phrases and Idioms explained in English and translated into Hindi, Several Appendices and thousands of administrative & legal words with Hindi Synonyms as adopted by Union and State Governments in the shape of Supplement and over two hundred Illustrations. ; 225 x 140mm; 1432 pages Very Good+
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Guide to Asianists in Australia 1992
Edited by Leanne Wood,
ISBN: 9780868574639
Asian Studies Association of Australia Inc, Canberra, 1992. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . 316 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australia; Reference. ISBN: 0868574635. ISBN/EAN: 9780868574639. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53579. Very Good Condition
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Berlitz Spanish Compact Dictionary (Spanish-English, Ingles-Espanol)
no author
ISBN: 9789812686480
Berlitz Publishing Springfield, NJ, USA 2009 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 338gms, 672 pages. The ideal compact reference work for everyday use. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
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Austral English, A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases and Usages
Morris, Edward E.
ISBN: 0854097287
S. R. Publishers Wakefield 1971  1971 
  8vo. hardcover. 525pp. Very good+, part of jacket pasted inside rear cover. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Caesar. Gallic War Book II & III
Rutherford, M. A. (edited by ) [Caesar]
Macmillan, London 1949  1949 
  12mo. hardcover. 162pp. b/w illus. folding map. Very good, name on fep. Very good ex-lib. with faded spine. text in Latin. Chapter on Roman Army in english. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Fraffly Strine Everything
Lauder, Afferbeck
Ure Smith, Sydney, Australia, 1969  1969 
  8vo. hardcover. 239pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w with slightl;y faded spine. Comprising Let Stalk Strine, Nose Tone Unturned, Fraffly Well Spoken and Fraffly Suite. Scarce 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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Planet Word
Davidson, J. P.; Fry, Stephen (foreword by)
ISBN: 0718157745
Michael Joseph London 2011 Australian Printing
 Hard Cover Subtitled "The story of Language from the earliest grunts to Twitter and beyond". An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition.  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Ich Micky Maus. 50 Lustige Jahre Mit Disney
Disney Walt
Walt Disney Productions Germany 1973 First German Edition
 Hard Cover 135 pp. b/w photographs, coloured comics, minor foxing to endpapers and edges. The stories IN GERMAN: Micky Maus im Tal des Todes (Mickey Mouse in Death Valley), Micky Maus und Schlenkerbein (Mickey Mouse and his horse Tanglefoot), Micky Maus als Detektiv (Mickey Mouse Detective), Micky Maus und die Schmuggler (Mickey Mouse and the smugglers), Micky Maus im Lande der Kalifen (Mickey Mouse and the sacred jewel), Micky Maus und sein Rennhund Pluto (Mickey Mouse and Pluto the racer), Micky Maus als Journalist (Mickey Mouse and his own newspaper), Micky Maus und Clarabellas Schatz (Mickey Mouse in race for riches). Translated by Peter O. Chotjewitz  Very Good/No Jacket
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Great Sayings : Classic Words from modern Times
Watson, Gertrud
ISBN: 0715641522
Duckworth Overlook London & New York 2011 
 Hard Cover An unmarked gift quality book. "Whether you are just dipping into it, sourcing a quote for a speech, searching for something thought-provoking, or simply looking for amusement, this book is an essential port of call for wit and wisdom."  As New/As New
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Evri Samting Yu Wantem Save Long Bislama Be Yu Fraet Tumas Blong Askem - Everything You Wanted to Know About Bislama but Were Afraid to Ask - A Traveller’s Guide to Vanuatu Pidgin
Tryon, Darrell
Media Masters   
 Paperback No publication date shown. Fore-edges lightly tanned.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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The Life and Times of the English Language: The History of Our Marvellous Native Tongue
Claiborne, Robert
ISBN: 0747506558
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London 1990 First/First Printing
 Hard Cover PO stamp ffep but otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. "Examines and expresses the adventures and discoveries of its linguistic history and the irrrepressible inventiveness of the living language we use today."  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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South Shore Phrase Book
Lewis J. Poteet
ISBN: 0889993769
Robert Pope Foundation  1988 
 Paperback 157 pp. Cover has light wear. Owners name on first page. Unread copy.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43540  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Finnish: A Complete Course for Beginners (Teach Yourself)
Leney, Terttu
ISBN: 0340561742
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 1993 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 422gms, 348 pages. This is a complete course in spoken and written Finnish. If you have never learnt Finnish before, or if your Finnish needs brushing up, Teach Yourself Finnish is for you. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
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Hindi: A Complete Course for Beginners (Teach Yourself)
Snell, Rupert; and Weightman, Simon
ISBN: 0340424648
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 1992 Reissue
 Softcover Softcover, reissue, 388gms, 309 pages. This is a complete course in spoken and written Hindi. If you have never learnt Hindi before, or if your Hindi needs brushing up, Teach Yourself Hindi is for you. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
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Arabic: A Complete Course for Beginners (Teach Yourself)
Smart, J. R.
ISBN: 0340275820
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 1998 Reissue
 Softcover Softcover, reissue, 346gms, 298 pages. This is a complete course in spoken and written Arabic. If you have never learnt Arabic before, or if your Arabic needs brushing up, Teach Yourself Arabic is for you. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
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French Grammar: A New Approach (Teach Yourself)
Adamson, R.; and Edelston, B. A.
ISBN: 0340705221
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 2004 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 284gms, 249 pages. This is a modern and functional introduction to French Grammar. It is structured so that you can look up language forms according to what you want to say, even if you don't yet know the grammatical term for them. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
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Beginner’s Modern Greek: An Easy Introduction (Teach Yourself)
Matsukas, Aristarhos
ISBN: 0340774428
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 2006 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 330gms, 284 pages. This is a friendly introduction to the Greek language that's easy to follow, from start to finish. You will learn all the basic structures and vocabulary that you need to know. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
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Complete Idiot’s Guide to Learning Italian on Your Own
Euvino, Gabrielle
ISBN: 0028621255
Alpha Books New York, NY, USA 1998 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 780gms, 432 pages. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Collins Compact Italian Dictionary
no author
ISBN: 0004703006
William Collins Sons & Co Ltd London, England 1994 First Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, first reprint, 444gms, 223 pages. Italian to English, English to Italian. Portable and reliable, this is a practical guide to current Italian. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
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Collins Pocket Greek Dictionary, The
Hionides, Harry T.
ISBN: 0004332083
William Collins Sons & Co Ltd London, England 1989 First Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, first reprint, 268gms, 214 pages. Greek to English, English to Greek. Includes over 33,000 references and 65,000 translations. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Oxford Minireference German Grammar
Rowlinson, William
ISBN: 0192116770
Oxford University Press Oxford, England 1993 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, pocket sized, 98gms, 291 pages. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
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Collins Gem Italian Dictionary
Love, Catherine E.
ISBN: 0004586298
William Collins Sons & Co Ltd London, England 1983 First Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, first reprint, pocket sized, 156gms, 631 pages. Italian to English, English to Italian. Includes over 37,000 references. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
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Oxford German Minidictionary, The
Prowe, Gunhild; and Schneider, Jill
ISBN: 0198641508
Oxford University Press Oxford, England 1993 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, pocket sized, 198gms, 718 pages. German to English, English to German. Includes 50,000 words and phrases and 70,000 translations. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
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Berlitz Italian Grammar Handbook: Comprehensive Guide to Italian Grammar
Aust, Derek
ISBN: 2831513634
Berlitz Publishing Oxford, England 1994 First Printing
 Softcover Softcover, first printing, 428gms, 341 pages. Suitable for all levels of learning, this book covers the essentials of verbs, grammar, and vocabulary in Italian. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Collins Gem Greek Dictionary
Hionides, Harry T.
ISBN: 0004585488
William Collins Sons & Co Ltd London, England 1993 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, pocket sized, 146gms, 345 pages. Greek to English, English to Greek. Includes over 33,000 references. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
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Japanese (Teach Yourself)
Ballhatchet, H.; and Kaiser, S.
ISBN: 0340492457
Hodder & Stoughton Kent, England 1991 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 380gms, 348 pages. A clearly structured course designed to help you achieve basic fluency in modern and colloquial Japanese. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Learning Irish: An Introductory Self-Tutor
O Siadhail, Michael
ISBN: 0300064624
Yale University Press New Haven 1995 Third Edition
 Softcover Softcover, third edition, 430gms, 309 pages. This is a complete introductory course to learning Irish. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Due: Corso Comunicativo Di Italiano (Libro Dello Studente)
Meta, Gruppo
ISBN: 0521578094
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, England 1996 First Thus
 Softcover Softcover, first thus, 906gms, 241 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Get By In Greek: The All-In-One Language and Travel Guide
Aldiss, Clive; Notia, Youla; and Hancock, Matthew
ISBN: 0563400498
BBC Books Great Britain 1998 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 126gms, 124 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
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Italian Short Stories 1: Racconti Italiani (Penguin Italian Parallel Text)
Trevelyan, Raleigh (ed)
ISBN: 0140021965
Penguin Books London, England  Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, english and italian language, 144gms, 183 pages. This 8 short story collection has been selected as representative of 20th century Italian writing. The literal English translation runs alongside the Italian to help the student of Italian, but is also helpful to Italians trying to improve their English. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
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Elmore Leonard’s 10 Rules of Writing (Hardcover)
Leonard, Elmore. Illustrated by Joe Ciardiello
ISBN: 9780297858775
Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, 2010.  2010 
  8vo. hardcover. 92pp. b/w illus. Fine. / Fine d/w. 
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
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Stylized: A Slightly Obsessive History of Strunk & White’s The Elements of Style
Garvey, Mark
ISBN: 9781416590927
Touchstone, 2009.  2009 
  8vo. hardcover. 206pp. b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Signing in Church
Fong, Nikki (writer)
ISBN: 9789810583712
Ministry of the Hearing Impaired Singapore 2007 
 Spiral Bound soft Cover An unmarked as new book, 280 pps. Clear photographs show the actions accompanied by written text.  As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Reed Concise Maori Dictionary: Maori-English and English-Maori (English and Maori Edition)
A. W. Reed
ISBN: 0790007770
Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd  2001 
 Paperback 176 pp. Unread copy.   Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A Student Grammar of Turkish
F. Nihan Ketrez
ISBN: 0521149649
Cambridge University Press  2012 First
 Paperback An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to wraps, no creasing to spine, appears unread.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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The Modern Reader’s Japanese-English Character Dictionary
Andrew N. Nelson
ISBN: 0804804087
Tuttle Publishing  1989 Third Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 1109 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Ligt browning to page edges. Heavy book may require an extra shipping charge.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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The Modern Reader’s Japanese - English Character Dictionary
Nelson, Andrew Nathaniel
ISBN: 0804804087
Tuttle Pub North Clarendon, Vermont, U.S.A. 1981 Second Revised Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 1109 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with fading on the spine. Browning to page edges. Owners name on first page. Unclipped Dustjacket Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21558  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Russian Ultimate Advanced (Living Language Series)
Blanshei, Jack
ISBN: 9781400020706
Living Language, 2003.  2003 
  8vo. softcover. 414pp. index, very good. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Translation: Theory and Practice: A Historical Reader
Weissbort, Daniel; Eysteinsson, Astradur
ISBN: 0198712006
Oxford University Press  2006 First
 Paperback An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Responds to the need for a collection of primary texts on trranslation , in the English tradition, from the earliest times to the present day."  Nr. Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
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Writing Your Life : A Journey of Discovery
Miller, Patti
ISBN: 1865084344
Allen & Unwin, 2001.  2001 
  8vo. softcover. 336pp. index. Near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Dictionary of Abbreviations & Acronyms
Coppell, Dr. Bill
ISBN: 1863501290
Wilkinson Books. Melbourne 1993  1993 
  8vo. softcover. 441pp. Very good, small crease to rear top corner. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Essential Crossword Dictionary
Rafferty, Kathleen
ISBN: 0517124378
Wings Books, New York 1984.  1984 
  8vo. hardcover. 422pp. Very good, light tanning to page edges. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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A Grammar of Classical Arabic: Third Revised Edition
Fischer, Wolfdietrich
ISBN: 0300084374
Yale University Press New Haven & London 2002 Third Revised Edition
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition. Translated from the German by Jonathan Rodgers.  Nr. Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
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A Practical Cantonese-English Dictionary
Lau, Sidney
Government Printer, Hong Kong 1977.  1977 
  8vo. hardcover. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Chambers Crossword Lists
Robertson, Anne (editor)
ISBN: 9780550104052
Chambers Harrap Publishers 2009.  2009 
  8vo. softcover. 925pp. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
Brewer, E.Cobham (Editor). Ayto, John (revised by)
ISBN: 0304350966
Cassell 1999.  1999 
  8vo softcover 1298pp Very good, small bump on rear corner. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63705  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Everyman Dictionary Of Abbreviations.
Paxton, John
ISBN: 0460871285
Second Edition with revisions and supplement.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 195pp. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63760  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Collins Italian Dictionary and Grammar in Colour
Love, Catherine (editor)
ISBN: 9780007260539
Harper Collins London 2008.  2008 
  8vo. softcover. pp.833,233. Very good, book covered in clear adhesive. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63729  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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French Bilingual Dictionary (Beginning Bilingual Dictionaries)
Gladys C. Lipton
ISBN: 0764102796
Barron's Educational Series  1998 
 Paperback 454 pp. Browning to page edges. Dictionary in words and pictures.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Cat’s Pyjamas
Brasch, R
ISBN: 0207189706
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1997.  1997 
  8vo. softcover. 290pp. index. Very good. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63794  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Dictionary of Australian Underworld Slang
Simes, Gary
ISBN: 0195534999
Oxford University Press Australia, Melbourne, 1993.  1993 
  8vo. hardcover. 225pp. b/w illus. Fine. / Very good d/w with tiny tear on corner. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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No Uncertain Terms: More Writing from the Popular "On Language" Column in The New York Times Magazine
William Safire
ISBN: 0743242432
Simon & Schuster New York 2003 First edition/first Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Safire never fails to prick the interest of word lovers."  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Ship or Sheep an Intermediate Pronunciation: An Intermediate Pronunciation Course
Baker, Ann;Baker, A.
ISBN: 052128354X
Cambridge Univ Press West Nyack, New York, U.S.A. 1991 New Edition Revised and Enlarg
 Paperback 168 pp.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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On Eloquence
Denis Donoghue
ISBN: 0300125410
Yale University Press  2008 First
 Hard Cover PO gift inscription ffep otherwise unmarked. Donoghue describes eloquence as "the dancing of speech".   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Principles of Language Learning and Teaching (5th Edition)
H. Douglas Brown
ISBN: 0131991280
Pearson Education ESL  2006 Fifth Edition
 Trade Paperback 410 pp. Cover has light wear. Highlighting and notes through the text.   Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44213  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Indian Sign Language (Native American)
William Tomkins
ISBN: 048622029X
Dover Publications  1969 
 Paperback 106 pp. Cover has light wear. Browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44233  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Reading Greek : Text and Vocabulary
Joint Association of Classical Teachers
ISBN: 0521698510
Cambridge University Press  2009 Fifth Printing
 Paperback An unmarked book with minimal shelfwear to wraps, no creasing to spine and appears unread.  Nr. Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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Buongiorno Italia!
Cremona, Joseph
ISBN: 0563164794
BBC Books 2004  2004 
  8vo. softcover. 304pp. b/w illus. good, front cover chipped & torn. Includes workbook. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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HINDI-ENGLISH, ENGLISH-HINDI DICTIONARY
no author
ISBN: 0781800846
Hippocrene Books New York 2002 
 Card Cover 25,000 entries, comprehensive guide to modern daily usage, idiomatic and colloquial expressions, icludes administrative, commercial and professional vocabulary, completely up-to-date, ideal for students and travellers.  Excellent
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
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The Meaning of Tingo and Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World
Adam Jacot De Boinod
Penguin  2009 
 Hardcover 205 crisp pp & less than 500g to post. Did you know that people in Indonesia have a word that means 'to take off your clothes in order to dance'? Or how many words the Albanians have for eyebrows and moustaches? Or that the Dutch word for skimming stones is plimpplamppletteren? Drawing on the collective wisdom of over 154 languages, this intriguing book is arranged by theme so you can compare attitudes all over the world to such subjects as food, the human body and the battle of the sexes. Here you can find not only those words for which there is no direct counterpart in English (such as the Japanese age-otori which means looking less attractive after a haircut), but also a frank discussion of exactly how many 'Eskimo' terms there are for snow, and a vast array of information exploring the wonderful and often downright strange world of words. Oh, and tingo means 'to take all the objects one desires from the house of a friend, one at a time, by asking to borrow them'.  Excellent/Excellent
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Reader’s Digest Universal Dictionary
Anonymous
Reader's Digest  1988 
 Hardcover Reader's Digest Universal Dictionary is 1752pp of language reference that's heading towards 2 kilos. Faults? hard to believe but of all the 1752 pages one has a crease, otherwise seems to have only been used on Sunday's by a little old librarian. A very useful reference to have to hand.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Practical Calligraphy
Nash, John; Fleuss, Gerald
ISBN: 0600571777
Hamlyn  1992 First Edition
 Pictorial Board with Dustjacke 144 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary
R. S. McGregor (Editor)
ISBN: 019864339X
Oxford University Press  1993 
 Trade Paperback 1083 pp. Copy appears to be unused.  Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44402  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Audio CD Program Prego!
Andrea Dini; Graziana Lazzarino
ISBN: 0077382560
McGraw-Hill Education  2012 Eight Edition
  Contains 19 Audio Program CDs (Capitoli P-18) 1 In ascolto Listening Comprehension CD (Capitoli P-18) in slipcase.  Fine
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
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Effective Writing: Plain English at Work
Elizabeth Murphy
ISBN: 0729900940
Longman Cheshire  1994 
 Trade Paperback 151 pp. Cover has light wear. Browning to page edges. Owners name inside front cover.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44479  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Elias Collegiate Dictionary: English/Arabic
Elias, Edward E.
ISBN: 9775028779
Elias Modern Publishing House Cairo 1996 
 Hard Cover An unmarked copy in very good condition.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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Italian Vocabulary Cards: Academic Study Card Set
Vis-Ed (Visual Education)
ISBN: 1556370105
Visual Education Assn  1997 
  1000 cards showing Italian word on one side with the English word on the reverse in a boxed set.   Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44626  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Key To The Exercises Adapted To Murray’s English Grammar circulated To Enable Private Learners To Become Their Own Instructers In Grammar And Composition
Murray, Lindley
Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans, London 1845.  1845 
  12mo. stiff leather covered boards, 228pp. Fair, pieces missing from ends of spine, endpapers foxed, stain on bottom edge of last few pages. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Bernstein’s reverse dictionary
Bernstein, Theodore M.,
ISBN: 0812915933
Times books, New York, 1988. Revised Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Revised Edition. in original black paper and hardcover binding with black cloth backed spine. Crossword style background illustration on the dust jacket. Trace of foxing to the top edge of the text block (very slight) otherwise there is no damage to report. This is a larger, improved reverse dictionary, having been revised and expanded by David Grambs with 20,000 definitions and 2.5 thousand additional words. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 351, (5) pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; reference. ISBN: 0812915933. ISBN/EAN: 9780812915938. Inventory No: 0237392. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Complete Crossword Companion -- Expanded Edition
Howard-Williams, Jeremy,
ISBN: 1853269123
Wordsworth Editions,  1989. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 950 g; 482 pages, in original hardcover binding, with original illustrated dust jacket. Slight rubbing to the top edge of the dust jacket, and, even browning of the edges of the text block. This enlarged edition provides a greater number of cross-references and is now even more helpful for those recalcitrant cryptic clues. The unique lists have been expanded so that there are now over 200 and them totalling over 10,000 references -- double the previous quantity. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference; dictionaries; ISBN: 1853269123. ISBN/EAN: 9781853269127. Inventory No: 0224177. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 18.50 (AUD)
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Collins Robert concise French-English English-French dictionary
Atkins & Lewis & Duvall & Milne,
ISBN: 0004335732
Collins, London, 1992. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. Previous owner's name on the 1st page, small red rubberstamp star on the bottom edge of the text block. No other damage to this, the 2nd edition Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XX, 466, 570 pages, the 1st half being French – English the 2nd half English – French.. Text is in English & French. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries & Thesauruses; English & French Language; ISBN: 0004335732. ISBN/EAN: 9780004335735. Inventory No: 0265903. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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On Language
Safire, William,
ISBN: 0812909372
Times Books, New York, 1980. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. First Edition. 800 g; 334 pages, last three pages blank, index. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. Both front and rear boards are slightly bowed outwards. The edges of the text block are slightly darkened with age. . "When asked; "is sloppiness in speech caused by ignorance or apathy?" An English teacher replied: "I don't know and I don't care." Page 151 more fun than William Espy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries & Thesauruses; Reference; ISBN: 0812909372. ISBN/EAN: 9780812909371. Inventory No: 0213191. Good
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The Australian Language. An Examination of the English language an English speech as used in Australia, from convict days to the present, with special reference to the growth of indigenous idiom and its use by Australian Writers
Baker, Sidney J.,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney -- London, 1945. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor Condition. First Edition. By Author on Front End Page. XIV, 425 pages, seven pages of illustrations, lists of words and phrases, general index, original dust jacket. Inscribed on front end page by the author and dated one/VI/45 "with thanks for unforgettable kindnesses". This is the original edition, which on pages 295/296, allegedly defamed the Bulletin Newspaper, and was subsequently issued with those two pages corrected . All the pages, and their edges are browned/discoloured. The colour of the cloth is uneven, showing some signs of sunning to the head and tail of the backstrip, the dust jacket is chipped with some loss especially at the head and tail of the backstrip. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; By Author on Front End Page. Inventory No: 0209064. Good Condition
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
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English for Foreign Students Book I and English for foreign students book II -- Essays on Every Day and Other Matters
Fullerton, Evelyn,
Self Published, Hong Kong, 1938. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 400 g; volume I -- 64 pages, volume II -- 60 pages, both illustrated with small group line drawings, and bound in a grey papered boards laid over the printer's staples. Both volumes front panel's have suffered insect damage, with small patches of cardboard also exposed on the rear panel. Probably printed in the in 1938 or 39, because two of the other copies of the book that I have, are inscribed by the author to "mummy" and dated 1939. The books by the Australian poet and children's writer offers vocabulary in four languages with a couple of primitive line drawings as aids. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0224159. Poor
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Svensk Engelsk Ordbok
Santesson Rudolf (Editor),
ISBN: 9124143081
Esselte Stadium, Nacka, 1977. Reprint
 Hardcover (Cloth backed boards) Hardcover (Cloth backed boards). Very Good Condition/Poor Condition. Reprint. The dustjacket is somewhat battered and chipped, the book apart from the original bookseller sticker at the bottom left of the first page is without damage. The book is indexed by Swedish words and gives an English translation of the word or phrase referenced. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 980 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries & Thesauruses; ISBN: 9124143081. ISBN/EAN: 9789124143084. Inventory No: 0246137. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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English as a global language
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 052159247X
Cambridge University Press, New York, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-142) and index. X, 150 pages, bound in original black papered boards, with photographic illustrated dustjacket. There is no damage to be described. The author, a language expert, presents a lively and factual account of the rise of English as a global language and explores the whys and wherefores of the history, current status and future potential of English as the international language of communication. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 150 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; English language --Social aspects --Foreign countries; ISBN: 052159247X. ISBN/EAN: 9780521592475. Inventory No: 0246326. Very Good Condition
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A Lexicon to Sophocles Principally abridged and translated from Ellendt.
Ellendt, Fridericus,
D. A. Talboys, Oxford, 1841. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. rubbing of the corners of the hardcover binding with some exposure of the cardboard beneath. The hinges are visible at the front and back internally. Otherwise, apart from age colouring of the edges of the pages, the book itself is in very good order. There are a couple of foxing spots, and it is literally just that only a couple. there is no annotation to detail. The blind stamped front panel of the book has had a crest gilded, with the motto "HON ACCORD". Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text is in Greek/English. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Reference; Greek/English Language; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 0248090. Good Condition
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Dirty Words; The Story of Sex Talk
Morton, Mark,
ISBN: 1843543842
Atlantic books, London, 2005. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the book is second-hand. There is no damage to be described. The dustjackets, similarly has no damage. Some books, like murder mysteries, are meant to be read in one go, over a single afternoon while it's raining outside and you can sit curled up on your couch. This book is a bit different. If you read too much of it at one stretch, your public headache, much as you would if you did 20 crossword puzzles in a row. To my mind, the best way to enjoy the extensive etymological lore in The Lover's Tongue is to read one chapter, put it down, and come back to another chapter a day or 2 later. You can, if you want to, do the chapters of the order that I've arranged them, but I've also tried to make each chapter self-sufficient." Page 21 A history of language, as it relates to 6, reproduction, sexuality and politicians (the last chapter is on strumpets, whores, cheaters and bastards – so fault me if I'm wrong.) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 368 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Etymology; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 1843543842. ISBN/EAN: 9781843543848. Inventory No: 0249180. Very Good Condition
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The Really Good Fun Cartoon Book of NLP; A Simple and Graphic(al) Explanation of the Life Toolbox That Is NLP
Miller, Philip,
ISBN: 1845901150
Crown House Publishing, Wales, 2008. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Philip Miller & Robert Duncan. First Edition. "Phil has written and illustrated a little gemThe Really Good Fun Cartoon Book of NLP. In less than 160 pages the years covered a huge amount of ground and, unlike a lot of NLP books, he has done this in jargon free plain English and with lots of anecdotes and stories to bring the ideas to life." – Rear panel blurb Size: Trade Paperback. 152 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Philip Miller & Robert Duncan. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Personal Growth - Happiness; Psychology & Psychiatry. ISBN: 1845901150. ISBN/EAN: 9781845901158. Inventory No: 0256907. Very Good Condition
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the second Frank Muir goes into…
Muir, Frank & Brett, Simon,
ISBN: 0860510735
Robson books, London, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: various. First Edition. the base like its predecessor upon the very popular BBC radio series, "Frank Muir goes into…," The 2nd book takes an irreverent look at some of the less endearing trait that flesh is heir to the, together with one or two of its more redeeming qualities. Bad jokes bad puns, poetry, quotations from people like Salvador Dali. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 144 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: various. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: humour; England; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0860510735. ISBN/EAN: 9780860510734. Inventory No: 0256950. Very Good Condition
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The New Fowler’s Modern English Usage
Fowler, H. W. ,
ISBN: 0192813897
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1990. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. key to the pronunciation, abbreviations and symbols, bibliographical abbreviations. Minor rubbing to the book corners and to the book panels. Reading creases to the backstrip, traces of foxing to the first page. The classic Fowler's English usage, 2nd edition revised by Ernest Gowers, reprinted. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (7), VIII-XXIII, (4), 2-864, (4) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0192813897. ISBN/EAN: 9780192813893. Inventory No: 0250090. Very Good Condition
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Legisne toram?
Ubach, Dr. B.,
Monasterii B. V. M. , Montiserrati, 1918. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Grammataica Practica Linguae Hebraicae Seminariis Scholisque Publicis Accommodate Vol. I: Phonologiam et morphologiam complectens. xii, 212 pp., Vol II: published 1919; Syntaxim breviter pertractans Praxim ordine logic elucidans. Rebound from their original wrappers, with the front panel of the wrapper laid onto the front board. Somehow, both volumes have Vol II's wrapper cover, although the contents are distinct and separate, as is the gilt spine labelling. Rubbing of the corners with fraying of the cloth. Otherwise in good order. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text is in Latin. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Latin Language; Inventory No: 0206072. Good Condition
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the King’s English
Fowler, H. W. & Fowler, F. G.,
Oxford At the Clarendon Press, London, 1958. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 384 pages, indexed. The book considers the vocabulary, syntax, airs and graces, punctuation, euphony, quotation, grammar, meaning, ambiguity, and style. Slightly aged page edges, offset tanned end pages, ownership detail on the 1st page, and some pencil underlining early in the book (pages 34, 35, and 37 are all that I can find with underlining.) this is the 3rd edition, reprinted. Size: Small Octavo. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries & Thesauruses; Inventory No: 0253693. Very Good Condition
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English as a global language
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 052159247X
Cambridge University Press, New York, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-142) and index. X, 150 pages, bound in original black papered boards, with photographic illustrated dustjacket. Previous owner's name on the 1st page, otherwise, there is no damage to be described. The author, a language expert, presents a lively and factual account of the rise of English as a global language and explores the whys and wherefores of the history, current status and future potential of English as the international language of communication. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 150 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; English language --Social aspects --Foreign countries; ISBN: 052159247X. ISBN/EAN: 9780521592475. Inventory No: 0250266. Very Good Condition
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Methodisch geordnetes Wörterbuch zu einer Auswahl hebräischer Gebete und Psalmen nebst einem alphabetischen Wörterverzeichnis und einem abriss der hebräischen Grammatik
Abraham, Michael,
J. Kauffmann, Frankfurt am Main, 1929. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. slight rubbing of the lower rear corner of the board's exposing cardboard. Otherwise clean and free of annotation. The book was 1st published in 1910 and has had several reprintings. Please note that the text is in German Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 88 pages. Text is in German. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; German Language; Reference. Inventory No: 0255628. Very Good Condition
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PNINA
AJZENBUD, Moshe,
Not Credited, Melbourne, 2006. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 500 g; VI, 192 pages, in original colour illustrated softcover binding, with a photograph reproduced in black-and-white on the 1st page. The 3rd page gives a biography and bibliography of the author's works. The text of the book is in Yiddish. Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Fiction; Yiddish; Inventory No: 0228294. Very Good Condition
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Montague Grammar
Partee, Barbara H,
ISBN: 0125458517
Academic Press, California, 1987. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. this volume represents some initial attempts to extend Richard Montague's work on the syntax and semantics of natural languages. Taken together with Montague's collected works on the theory of language it makes available to linguists and philosophers a view of the range of applications of Montague's theory to problems of syntax and semantics, and some comparisons of Montague's approach to other theories of language. Several of the authors are primarily philosophers, and 5 are primarily linguists." from the preface page XI Full number line. Size: Trade Paperback. 792 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; philosophy. ISBN: 0125458517. ISBN/EAN: 9780125458511. Inventory No: 0258629. Very Good Condition
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Freud & Man’s soul
Bettelheim, Bruno,
ISBN: 070112704x
Chatto & Windus - the Hogarth Press, London, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. apart from price clipping by the publisher, and the replacing of the price with the new price ticket, there is no damage to describe. The author starts off all hell he drew up in a similar environment to that that raised Freud. "When, in middle age, I was fortunate enough to be permitted to start a new life in the United States, and began to read and discuss psychoanalytic writings in English, I discovered that reading Freud in English translation leads to quite different impressions from those I had formed when I read him in German. It became apparent to me that the English renditions of Freud's writings distort much of the essential humanism that permeates the originals." Page 4 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 112 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Germany; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 070112704x. ISBN/EAN: 9780701127046. Inventory No: 0255679. Very Good Condition
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functional genres; a means to critical literacy? Research on the preparation of higher degrees
Hartley, Leslie J.,
Self Published, Deakin University, 1992. Edition Unstated
 hardcover hardcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. a research paper submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements of the degree of Master of education. Signed by the author. The 4 sections of the book are 1 – the role of language in education, 2 goals for education, 3 social control – Power – ideology, 4 social change. Clean copy no damage to describe. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). [4], II, 92, [2] pages, printed on the right-hand page only. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Education; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 0255657. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
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On Signs
Blonsky, Marshall,
ISBN: 0801830079
the John Hopkins University press, Baltimore, Maryland, 1991. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. reprint. slight rubbing of the edges of the paperback binding, small scrape top right-hand corner of front panel, and the rear panel has a scrape where the price sticker has been removed leaving white paper. The 46 essays gathered here either newly written for this book, or (save one) newly translated into English. Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; philosophy. ISBN: 0801830079. ISBN/EAN: 9780801830075. Inventory No: 0262154. Good Condition
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Use the Right Word; Modern Guide to Synonyms and Related Words, Lists of Antonyms, Copious Cross-References, A Complete and Legible Index
The Editors of Reader’s Digest and the Funk & Wagnalls Dictionary Staff,
The Reader's Digest Association Pty. Ltd., Sydney . Wellington, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 1.550 kg.; X, 726 pages, last page blank, introduction by S. I. Hayakawa, editorial staff, how to use this book and index. Dark blue coloured textured boards with purple insert to the backstrip and within that insert gilt titles. The dustjacket is rubbed across both the top and bottom edges of the spine. Traces offset tanning to the end pages, and foxing to the front edge of the text block. No other damage to describe. A dictionary of synonyms. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0235076. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Hyperproof CSLI Lecture Notes No. 42
Barwise, Jon,
ISBN: 1881526119
Center for the Study of Language and Inf, Stanford, California, 1994. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Hyperproof is a system for learning the principles of analytical reasoning and proof construction, consisting of a text and software program on a 3.5 inch diskette. Unlike traditional treatments of first-order logic, Hyperproof combines graphical and sentential information, presenting a set of logical rules for integrating these different forms of information. This strategy allows students to focus on the information content of proofs, rather than the syntactic structure of sentences. Using Hyperproof the student learns to construct proofs of both consequence and nonconsequence using an intuitive proof system that extends the standard set of sentential rules to incorporate information represented graphically. Hyperproof is compatible with various natural-deduction-style proof systems, including the system used in the authors' Language of First-Order Logic. the book may have been read but shows no damage, and the diskette is still sealed at the rear of the book Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 254 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Major Branches of Philosophical Study; philosophy. ISBN: 1881526119. ISBN/EAN: 9781881526117. Inventory No: 0258532. Very Good Condition
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Nelson’s Esperanto course – a new and complete guide to the international language
Lock, Edward G. & Stuttard, Mason ,
Thomas Nelson and sons, London, 1960. Reprint
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. Reprint. Slight rubbing at the bottom right-hand corner of the front cover, otherwise no damage, and possibly never been opened, from the feel of the spine. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). XII, 230 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0269904. Very Good Condition
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Gli Idioto (The idiots)
Conrad, Joseph,
George G. Harrap, Holborn, No date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Bilingual series Italian-English text and translation on opposite pages. Previous owner's name at the top of the first blank page, the original bookseller's rubber stamp at the bottom right of the rear panel. Translated by Hilda Campioni Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Text is in English / Italian. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; English / Italian Language; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 0269906. Very Good Condition
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Cassell’s New French-English, English-French Dictionary (Incorporating Canadian usage)
Girard, Denis; Dulong, Gaston; Guinness, Charles; Van Oss, Oliver,
Cassell, London, 1964. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 1.35 kg; XVI, 658 pages, in original dark red cloth covered boards with gilt writing on spine. The book is divided into two sections, the first being French -- English with advice to the user in both French and English, and an introduction to the Canadians; part two is the English -- French half, and at the rear there are tables of French, and English irregular verbs. Previous owner's bookplate & her name at the top of the front end page no other annotations, no other damage to the book, the dust jacket has a couple of short tears at the top of the spine and at the bottom left of the front panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Language -- French; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0272012. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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If You Can’t Say Anything Nice, Say It in Yiddish : The Book of Yiddish Insults and Curses
Epstein, Lita ,
ISBN: 0806527315
Citadel Press, New York, 2006. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Clean second-hand copy that does show some signs of having been read but there is no damage. The perfect glossary of the edition insults and curses, from the short and sweet, along with hundreds of the most creative insults so that when it comes to cursing someone who sorely needs it, may you never be at a loss of her words again Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0806527315. ISBN/EAN: 9780806527314. Inventory No: 0271940. Very Good Condition
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
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Crime & Politics: Big Government’s Erratic Campaign for Law and Order
Gest, Ted,
ISBN: 0195165519
Oxford University Press, New York, 2001. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. A clean copy with no damage, no annotations. Illustrated with several diagrams and graphs. The one on the "sequence of events in the criminal justice system" is fascinating even as a flowchart. This book explores the interaction of the political process and the administration of justice, reveal serious stemming problems, and proposes some commonsense solutions. – Former attorney general of the United States Ed Meese Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 296 pages with bibliography & index. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; America; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0195165519. ISBN/EAN: 9780195165517. Inventory No: 0270230. Very Good Condition
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an Australian Alphabet
Medley, J. D. G.,
Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Victoria, 1953. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Armstrong. First Edition. 280 g; 48 pages, with small black-and-white illustrations as relevant to the facing poem. Illustrated dust jacket. The edges of the text block and the edges of the boards are browned, and foxed. The backstrip section of the dust jacket is very browned, and the rear panel/spine fold has a 2 in. split at the bottom. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Armstrong. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0210064. Very Good Condition
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Aussie English, an explanation of the Australian Idiom
O’Grady, John (Nino Culotta),
Ure Smith, Sydney, 1967. eighth Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/good. Illustrator: Wep. eighth Edition. 225 g; 104 pages, includes index, text illustrated with black-and-white drawings, illustrated end pages; illustrated dust jacket, severely faded on either side of the spine and on the spine itself. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Wep. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0210068. Good
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The Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, Giving the Derivation, Source, or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words That Have a Tale to Tell
Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham Rev,
ISBN: 1856050556
Blitz editions, London, 1983. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. reprint. the top edge of the pages is slightly dark and with age, the dust jacket very slightly rubbed at the corners. This volume, a facsimile of the 1894 enlarged and revised edition is for those interested in the history of fable and literature to discover the earliest use of certain terms and a full explanation of mythic and literary references present in the most common pronouncements. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries & Thesauruses; Reference; Myths, Legends & Folklore. ISBN: 1856050556. ISBN/EAN: 9781856050555. Inventory No: 0271503. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Use the Right Word; Modern Guide to Synonyms and Related Words, Lists of Antonyms, Copious Cross-References, A Complete and Legible Index
The Editors of Reader’s Digest and the Funk & Wagnalls Dictionary Staff,
The Reader's Digest Association Pty. Ltd., Sydney . Wellington, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 1.550 kg.; X, 726 pages, last page blank, introduction by S.I. Hayakawa, editorial staff, how to use this book and index. Dark blue coloured textured boards with purple insert to the backstrip and within that insert gilt titles. A dictionary of synonyms. . the dust jacket is robbed and chipped at each of the 8 corners, there is no other damage to describe. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0273431. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Lost for Words ; Australia’s Lost Language in Words and Stories
Lunn, Hugh,
ISBN: 0733317596
ABC Books, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2008. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 550 g; 352 pages, illustrated with many black-and-white photographs sourced from either of the State library of Victoria, or the National library of Australia. The author spent 16 years collecting the words and phrases that Australians once used every day. As he points out we have slowly given away our own rich language and allowed it to be replaced by global TV shorthand. Unfortunately it does not have an index, so finding a particular expression is a matter of luck, although the contents page may help to assist the search. the book is 2nd hand, there is no damage to describe. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0733317596. ISBN/EAN: 9780733317590. Inventory No: 0271256. Very Good Condition
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Modern Linguistics The results of Chomsky’s Revolution
Wilson, Deirdre & Smith, Neil,
ISBN: 0140220690
Penguin Books Ltd, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1979. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. reprint. in this lucid study, the author's explain and evaluate Chomsky's main contributions to the study of languages show how various aspects of language may be sent from his perspective. Among other central topics, they cover the acquisition and knowledge of language, language variation and change, deep structure, semantics, phonology, linguistic communication and linguistic universals. There are copious examples and analyses are an integral part of the text. There is a glossary of unfamiliar terms . Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 336 pages. A clean secondhand copy, with no damage to report, apart from previous owner's name on the first page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0140220690. ISBN/EAN: 9780140220698. Inventory No: 0253821. Very Good Condition
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How to Write and Speak Better
Reader’s Digest (Australia),
ISBN: 090948628X
Reader's Digest, Sydney, 1975. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. This book has been compiled specifically for Australia and New Zealand (one wonders why there are no pictures) and there are over 100 test designed to sharpen your reader learner skills and there is also a special section on Australian and New Zealand words so the 2 nations may have a chance of communicating at some stage. But seriously folks, a book to improve your grammar, spelling and vocabulary, learning how to write well, General Communications and business communication, as well as school and university paper and job applications. 648 pages including answers to quizzes and tests, and index. No damage to describe, clean and free of annotation. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australia; ISBN: 090948628X. ISBN/EAN: 9780909486280. Inventory No: 0273429. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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The gentle art of verbal self defence
Elgin, Suzette Haden,
ISBN: 0133510980
spectrum, New Jersey, 1980. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Some rubbing of the edges of the coloured paperback binding, and ruffling of pages 12 – 20 on the front edge, with a small tear on page 12. Otherwise clean and bright. Not just a book to read, but a workbook which will help you learn the skills you need to respond to all types of verbal attack. In special chapters direct to both men and women, the author explains how women have long been the verbal victims of men and what both sexes can do to break this destructive pattern. – Rear panel blurb Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 310 pages, indexed.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0133510980. ISBN/EAN: 9780133510980. Inventory No: 0267227. Very Good Condition
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Cracking Chinese Puzzles 5 Volumes
Ann, T. K. ( An, Zijie ),
Stockflows Co., Ltd, Hong Kong, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. 4.1 kg; Chinese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English. In 5 volumes -- ISBNs: 9627056022 -- 9627056030 -- 9627056049 -- 9627056057 -- 9627056014 Description: 5 v. : Illustrated (some colour) ; 24 cm. x 16 cm, each with illustrated dustjacket, with only volume 1 having a 1.5 inch tear at the top left hand corner of the rear panel. Contents: Vol. 1. Character nos. 0001-1898 -- Vol. 2. Character nos. 1899-3309 (Differentiation) -- Vol. 3. Character nos. 3310-4701(You can decipher Chinese puzzles too) -- Vol. 4. Character nos. 4702-5888 (Antonyms and some obvious patterns) -- Vol. 5. Appendices. Signed by the author and dated 8th of June 94 on the colour frontispiece of the author. "Apart from providing of reading material and exercises, the quotations and anecdotes at the end of each chapter from Chapter 11 onwards, give the reader an insight into age and Chinese philosophies and thoughts which still prevail today." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; Signed by Author. Inventory No: 0228759. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 600.00 (AUD)
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The Collegiate Extension Society – a direction on English & the art of expression & public speaking. – The Basis of Critical English
Crotch, WJ Blyth, & Fenton, WM & Baker, GM & Klingbell, H Clayton,
Epworth Press, Sydney, No date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. a series of lectures, held together with 2 copper barrel screws in a flexible soft cloth cover with the Collegiate Extension Society coat of arms on front panel. Probably published circa 1920. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 128 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0241658. Good Condition
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Collins Cortina Modern Greek in 20 Lessons; Intended For Private Study and for Use in Schools with a new system of simplified phonetic pronunciation
Pappageotes George C & Emmanuel, Philip D.,
ISBN: 0004340043
Collins, London, 1975. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. reprint. previous owner's name on first page, and, there is some pencil underlining which seems to be restricted to the first 30 pages and also to the Greek English and English and Greek dictionary at the rear. there is no physical damage to describe of either the book or the dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 288 pages. Text is in English & Greek. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Language & Linguistics; Greece; English & Greek Language; ISBN: 0004340043. ISBN/EAN: 9780004340043. Inventory No: 0243575. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles Thumb index edition In two volumes
Little, William & Fowler, H. W. & Coulson, Jessie,
ISBN: 0198612710
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1993. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 6.0 kg.; volume I: XXVIII, 1876 pages, volume II: XII, VIII, 1877 – 3802 pages includes list of authors and publications quoted, references to Shakespeare, references to the Bible., Produced under the editorship of Lesley Brown. Volume 1 has a pale splash mark on the latter part of the text block front edge, with staining into the margin of the last 70 or so pages. Not particularly obtrusive. The second volume has no damage. Two volumes had been protected with clear plastic since original purchase. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 2-volume set (complete). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Reference; Dictionary; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0198612710. ISBN/EAN: 9780198612711. Inventory No: 0270672. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Buongiorno Italia!
Cremona, Joseph
ISBN: 0563164794
BBC Books 1998  1998 
  8vo. softcover. 304pp. b/w illus. Good, light soiling to top edge of text block. 
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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The Collins Robert French Dictionary: French-English, English-French (Fifth Edition)
Atkins, Beryl T. & Cousin, Pierre-Henri et al. – (Editors) ,
ISBN: 0004705262
CollinsPublishers / Dictionnaires Le Robert , London / Paris, 2001. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. Introduction by editors – both in English and in French, by the appropriate editors, using the dictionary, pronunciation – in French and in English and 4 appendices. Illustrated endpages showing abbreviations used within the dictionary, again in French and English. Blue coloured cloth covered textured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with gilt and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The fifth edition of the iconic French / English, English / French dictionary. a nice clean copy, no damage to the scribe apart from very slight grubbing of the top edge of the dust jacket. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Text is in English / French. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionary; English / French Language; ISBN: 0004705262. ISBN/EAN: 9780004705262. Inventory No: 0276736. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT WILL WEIGH OVER 1 Kg WITH PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
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Ferdinand de Saussure : Course in General Linguistics
Ferdinand de Saussure
ISBN: 1472512057
Bloomsbury London 2013 
 Paperback Edited and annotated by Roy Harris.  Brand New
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Course in General Linguistics
Saussure, Ferdinand De,
McGraw-Hill, New York, 1966. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Diagrams. Reprint. Edited by Charles Bally, Albert Sechehaye and Albert Reidlinger. A reading copy, because silverfish have nibbled on the 1st 16 pages, at the right-hand edge, stopping at the introduction on page 1! A toning and spotting of the edges of the pages, internally clean, free of any notes and annotations. This is the 1st Soft cover Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVI, 240 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0268519. Good Condition
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The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English
Ousby, Ian,
ISBN: 052126751X
Cambridge University Press, London, 1988. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Edition Unstated. presentation plate on the front free end page. No other damage worth noting. foreword by Margaret Atwood. This book provides a new comprehensive and authoritative survey, ranging from the earliest times to the present day, of the literature of Britain and Ireland, United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Caribbean, India and Africa – in fact every part of the English-speaking world. This guide to world literature in English contains critical and biographical articles on major figures, from established literary giants to significant contemporaries, essays on broader topics, useful explanations and entries to clarify difficult concepts. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 1110 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 052126751X. ISBN/EAN: 9780521267519. Inventory No: 0245073. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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The Stories of English
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 0141015934
Penguin, London, 2005. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. with extensive references, a name index and a subject index the book is illustrated with some facsimiles of documents within the text, and tables and maps. The book is free of annotation, and there is no damage to detail. The author turns the history of English on its head and instead provides a startling original view of where the richness, creativity and diversity of the language truly lies -- in the accents and dialects of non-standard English users all over the world. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0141015934. ISBN/EAN: 9780141015934. Inventory No: 0237718. Very Good Condition
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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 7¾" - 9¾" 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
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Get Started in Turkish Absolute Beginner Course: The essential introduction to reading, writing, speaking and understanding a new language (Teach Yourself)
Asuman Çelen Pollard
ISBN: 1444183206
Hodder Education London 2014 
 Paperback with CD Appears unused, no creasing to wraps or spine, unmarked, original CD sealed and intact.  Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Schaum’s Outline of Italian Grammar, 4th Edition (Schaum’s Outlines)
Joseph Germano; Conrad J. Schmitt
ISBN: 0071823603
McGraw-Hill Education  2014 
 Soft Cover 356 pp. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Unmarked text.   Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Color Categories in Thought and Language
Hardin, C. L.; Maffi, Luisa (edited by)
ISBN: 0521498007
Cambridge Univ Pr Cambridge 1997 
 Paperback Minimal edgewear to wraps, no creasing to spine and appears unread.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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The Oxford Reference Grammar
Greenbaum, Sidney [edited by Edmund Weiner],
ISBN: 0198600445
Oxford University Press, Oxford , Great Britain, 2000. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. reprint. second-hand copy with no damage to describe. No annotations. Arranged thematically, it describes the grammar of today's English, exemplifying usage by means of hundreds of examples drawn from authentic spoken and written data. – Complemented by a full glossary of grammatical terms and an introductory chapter on the history of the English language and its grammar. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 414 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; reference. ISBN: 0198600445. ISBN/EAN: 9780198600442. Inventory No: 0277131. Very Good Condition
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Buongiorno Italia!
Cremona, Joseph
ISBN: 0563164794
BBC Books 1986.  1986 
  8vo. softcover. 304pp. b/w illus. Very good, small mark on fep., stamp inside front cover. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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OF GRAMMATOLOGY
Derrida, Jacques
ISBN: 0801858305
John Hopkins University Press Baltimore 1997 Corrected Edition
 Paperback Translated by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, a fine copy. Jacques Derrida's revolutionary theories about deconstruction, phenomenology, psychoanalysis, and structuralism, first voiced in the 1960s, forever changed the face of European and American criticism. The ideas in De la grammatologie sparked lively debates in intellectual circles that included students of literature, philosophy, and the humanities, inspiring these students to ask questions of their disciplines that had previously been considered improper. Thirty years later, the immense influence of Derrida's work is still igniting controversy, thanks in part to Gayatri Spivak's translation, which captures the richness and complexity of the original. This corrected edition adds a new index of the critics and philosophers cited in the text and makes one of contemporary criticism's most indispensable works even more accessible and usable. ; 230 x 150mm; xc, 360 pages Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Language Arts and the Learner
Edited by John Murray and Fran Smith,
ISBN: 0333477642
MacMillan, Sydney, 1988. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Previous owner's details on first page. Shop lending stamp on first page. Foxing/age tanning to some pages. 246 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Education. ISBN: 0333477642. ISBN/EAN: 9780333477649. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52966. Good Condition
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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The Hebrew Word Shem and Its Original Meaning; The Bearing of Akkadian Philology on Biblical Interpretation
Rapaport, Izaak Rabbi Dr,
ISBN: 0725601728
The Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. 600 g; 112 pages, with frontispiece photograph of the author (and a little associated foxing of the frontispiece and title page) in original yellow papered boards, with clear plastic wrapper. Traces of foxing to the top edge of the text block. No other damage to report. The book concerns itself with an area of comparative Semitic philology. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; ISBN: 0725601728. ISBN/EAN: 9780725601720. Inventory No: 0235190. Very Good Condition
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
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THE OXFORD LIBRARY OF ENGLISH USAGE 1. Grammar, 2. Spelling, 3. Usage
Thompson, A. J. and Martinet, A. V.
Bca London 1990 Fourth Edition
 Hardcover 3 volumes bound in red quarter faux leather, fine copies. ; 220 x 140; 383, 299, 725 pages Fine
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Eats, Shoots & Leaves; The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
Truss, Lynne,
ISBN: 1861976127
Profile Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2004. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 350g.; X, 214 pages, last five pages blank. Includes bibliography. Illustrated dust jacket. This book gives one a good understanding of why lawyers dislike commas, and other punctuation that can alter the intention of a sentence. "He eats, shoots & leaves" has a different meaning to "he eats shoots & leaves". This book explains the niceties. printed in Australia Size: 12mo (Small Hardcover). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Books for Writers. ISBN: 1861976127. ISBN/EAN: 9781861976123. Inventory No: 0262769. Very Good Condition
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Italian basis and essentials – to supplement "the basis and essentials of Italian"
Bernardi, Raimondo,
Thomas Nelson, London, 1943. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. Previous owner's name on the first page along with foreign-language library bookshop sticker. Mark from dead insects on the last page, no other damage to describe. Dust jacket has a small tear bottom left of the front panel. Most of the text is in Italian. Published for the Orthological Institute Cambridge Size: 12mo (Small Hardcover). Text is in English / Italian. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; English / Italian Language; Inventory No: 0269905. Very Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Tra la Jaro Esperanta lernolibro por komencantoj ciulandaj
Waddy, Lucy E.,
J. M. Dent, London, 1914. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: pictures. First Edition. The book has two fold out colour sections of spring, summer, autumn and winter. A series of exercises and works, and poetry related to the four seasons. Size: 12mo (Small Hardcover). VIII, 120 pages. Text is in Esperanto. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: pictures. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Esperanto Language; Inventory No: 0269914. Very Good Condition
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Theme and Space: Text-linguistic Studies in Russian and Polish Drama - With an Outline of Text-linguistics (studies in Slavic literature and poetics volume XXVII)
Holk, A.G.F.Van, & Grubel, R., & Baak, J. J. Van & Weststeijn, W. G. -- Editors,
ISBN: 9051839995
Rodopi, Amsterdam, 1996. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 550 g; XII, 296 pages, last two pages blank, includes references (bibliography), index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, line drawings, and flowcharts. In this book an attempt is made at developing linguistic model for the semiotics of culture, and to apply this to the analysis of a number of Russian and Polish dramatic texts, mostly from the 19th century. Special chapters are devoted to the performance of drama, and to some urgent issues concerning the structure of semiotics base. The last and most lengthy chapter presents an outline of so-called text linguistics, here conceived as a variety of case Grammar, duely revised for application to the analysis of drama and its non-verbal context. The book addresses itself to readers familiar with Slavic languages and interested in the relation between language and literary themes, and the place of drama in culture. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Theatre; ISBN: 9051839995. ISBN/EAN: 9789051839999. Inventory No: 0218202. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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The Chinese- English Dictionary
Non given,
The Commercial Press Ltd, Hong Kong, 1979. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . No internal inscriptions. Some creasing to pages. Minor damage to top of last (blank) page. General wear and tear to extremities of dust wrapper. General age and reading wear. 976 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53686. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 26.50 (AUD)
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Oxford Crossword Dictionary
None given,
ISBN: 0198601794
Oxford University Press, UK, 1998. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 950 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0198601794. ISBN/EAN: 9780198601791. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52623. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Et Cetera, Et Cetera - Notes of a Word-Watcher
Thomas, Lewis
ISBN: 0316840998
Little Brown, Canada, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 197 pages. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0316840998. ISBN/EAN: 9780316840996. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52703. Very Good Condition
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Ad Infinitum : a Biography of Latin
Ostler, Nicholas
ISBN: 9780007221752
Harper Press London 2007 First Printing
 Hard Cover An unmarked book in excellent condition. "Once upon a time the whole world spoke Latin."  Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Everyday Chinese (Chinese and English Edition) Includes 3 CD’s and 1 DVD
Writing Group of Everyday Chinese
ISBN: 7560061192
Cengage Learning  2006 
 Paperback 162 pp. Paperback plus 3 CD's and 1 DVD in a pictorial case. Case has a little wear on the edges.  Near Fine
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
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Cambridge Latin Course Book 1
Cambridge School Classics Project
ISBN: 0521635438
Cambridge University Press  1998 Fourth Edition
 Soft Cover 199 pp. Unmarked text.  Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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First Steps in Egyptian Hieroglyphics: A Book for Beginners
E. A. Wallis Budge
ISBN: 0486430995
Dover Publications  2004 
 Trade Paperback 321 pp. Unread copy.  Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Webster’s New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged; Based upon the Broad Foundations Laid down by Noah Webster
Webster, Noah (McKechnie, Jean L. -- General Editor),
ISBN: 0529048523
william Collins,  1980. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. Second Edition. by the editors, outline history of the English language by Harold Whitehall, to pronunciation, key to pronunciation and list of abbreviations and used within the dictionary. Illustrated endpapers, showing the Indo-European family of languages. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece of Noah Webster. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white line illustrations. What's there to say except that it's a Webster's unabridged dictionary. The full title page reads: – Webster's New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged; Based upon the Broad Foundations Laid down by Noah Webster, Extensively Revised by the Publisher's Editorial Staff Under the General Supervision of Jean L. McKechnie, Including Etymologies, Full Pronunciations, Synonyms, and an Encyclopaedic Supplement of Geographical and Biographical Data, Scripture Proper Names, Foreign Words and Phrases, Practical Business Mathematics, Abbreviations, Tables of Weights and Measures, Signs and Symbols, and Forms of Address. the dust jacket has several short tears across the top and bottom edges, mainly around the spine. The book itself shows no damage, having a blue spackle addressing all 3 exposed surfaces, and with the benefit of thumbnails on the front edge of the text block. The dictionary is unabridged. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [2], III - XIV, 2129, [1], then a supplementary section of 160 pages – then 16 pages of maps] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Reference; Dictionary; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0529048523. ISBN/EAN: 9780529048523. Inventory No: 0261168. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Collins Spanish Dictionary Pocket Edition in Colour (Spanish and English Edition)
Collins Dictionaries
ISBN: 0007485484
Collins  2013 
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Italian Step-by-Step (Language Guides)
Charles Berlitz
ISBN: 0922066426
Wynwood  2000 
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Complete Spanish Grammar Verbs Vocabulary: 3 Books in 1 (Collins Easy Learning)
Collins Dictionaries
ISBN: 0008141738
HarperCollins UK  2016 
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Dutch for self-study (Prisma Taaltraining)
Hinke van Kampen; Ruud Stumpel
ISBN: 9027498059
Prisma  2005 First Edition
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Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English (English - Chinese) - New Edition
Davis, Kelly ; Forsyth, Anne et al (Editors)
ISBN: 7100026059
The Commercial Press  1998 New Edition
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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists
Ian Chilvers
ISBN: 0198604777
Oxford Univ Pr Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. 2003 3rd
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Military Biography
Widrow, M; Mason
ISBN: 1853263990
Wordsworth Editions Ltd San Diego, California, U.S.A. 1998 
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A Dictionary of British History
John Cannon ed
ISBN: 019280121X
Oxford Univ Pr Oxford, United Kingdom 2001 
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Wordsworth Concise German Dictionary - english-German , German - Englsh
no author
ISBN: 1853263303
Wordsworth Editions Ltd San Diego, California, U.S.A. 1997 
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Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Manguel, Alberto; Guadalupi, Gianni
ISBN: 0747546169
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London, United Kingdom 1999 New and Enlarged.
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Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions
no author
ISBN: 1853263540
Wordsworth Editions Ltd San Diego, California, U.S.A. 1997 
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LAROUSSE Desk Reference Encyclopedia
no author
ISBN: 086438968X
  1995 
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The Oxford Dictionary of New Words: Popular Guide to Words in the News
Sara Tulloch
ISBN: 019869170X
Oxford University Press  1991 
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Radical Reflections - Passionate Opinions On Teaching, Learning and Living
Mem Fox,
ISBN: 015607947X
Harvest / Harcourt Brace & Co, USA, 1993. 
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The Writing School Guide To - Writing For Cash
Jon Atkinson and Beryl Sandwell,
ISBN: 0906486009
Writing Schools Guide, London, England, 1975. 
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The Writer’s Reader: A Gudie to Writing Fiction & Poetry
Brenda Walker [Editor],
ISBN: 1875684751
Halstead Press, NSW, 2006. Revised Edition
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Good Condition/. Revised Edition. This fresh and exciting collection of essays looks at the essential elements of writing poetry and fiction. It includes a diverse range of experienced writers and academics discussing genre, technique, the reader and finally publishing. Delia Falconer writes about the necessity of historical research, Marele Day discusses creating characters and Marion Halligan plots out the various structures of short stories. An essential text for any budding writer and students of creative writing. 205 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Writing; Australia; Books for Writers; ISBN: 1875684751. ISBN/EAN: 9781875684755. Inventory No: 247240. Good Condition
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If You Want to Write
Brenda Ueland,
ISBN: 1555972608
Graywolf Press, USA, 1987. 
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Correct Punctuation and Effective Sentence Construction [Foulsham’s Cloth-Bound Pocket Library]
Max Crombie,
W. Foulsham & Co Ltd, London, . 
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Mistakes, Misnomers and Misconceptions
R. Brasch,
ISBN: 0006365795
Fontana / Collins, Great Britain, 1983. 
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A Dictionary of New Words
Sara Tulloch [Compiled],
ISBN: 019869170X
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. The English language is very much alive and growing. In the past decade alone such new words and phrases as Patriot Missile, thrash metal, Gaia, fatism, womanist and Cowabunga have been assimilated into everyday language. Reflecting all areas of modern life from technology to ecology, and youth culture to big business, the 750 articles in this guide illustrate the origins and usage of each term with quotations from a wide range of publications. 322 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Britain/UK; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 019869170X. ISBN/EAN: 9780198691709. Inventory No: 238316. Very Good Condition
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Beginner’s Dutch Grammar
Gerdi Quist and Dennis Strik,
ISBN: 0340775483
Hodder & Stoughton, Great Britain, 2000. 
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Poetry Speaking for Children Part 1 The Beginnings
Marjorie Gullan and Percival Gurrey,
Methuen & Co Ltd, London, 1953. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. . 75 pages. Blue boards. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Poetry; Language. Inventory No: 008943. Very Good
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