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Strine: The complete works of Professor Afferbeck Lauder
Morrison, Alistair
ISBN: 9781921520853
Text, Melbourne, 2009. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 229 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 192152085X. ISBN/EAN: 9781921520853. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB15416. 
Price: 24.30 (AUD)
Book Number: RB15416  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Virgil: Georgics I and IV
Huxley, H.H.
Methuen,  1965. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. Text is in Latin. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Italy; Ancient (BC); Latin Language; Poetry. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8378. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8378  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Swahili Sayings from Zanzibar 2
Farsi, S.S.
Kenya Literature Bureau,  No date. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Text in English and Swahili. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in multiple languages. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Kenya; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26190. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 26190  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Japanese Vocabulary for Speakers & Readers
Seton, Matsumoto & Tanaka, Alistair / Nobuko / Noriko
ISBN: 9784590007069
The Hokuseido Press,  1993. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 228 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Japan; ISBN: 4590007061. ISBN/EAN: 9784590007069. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28842. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 28842  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Australian Review of Applied Linguistics: Genre and Systemic Functional Studies
Nicholas (ed.), Howard
Applied Linguistics Association of Australia,  1989. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23328. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23328  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Passages for Translation from Italian
Absalom, R.N.L.
Cambridge Univ. Press,  1967. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Text is in Italian. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Italy; Italian Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20742. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Udvalgte Stykker af Platon
Thrige (ed.), S.B.
Hegal, Copenhagen, 1871. 
  Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Ancient Greek and Danish. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Greek (Ancient). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Ancient (BC); Greek (Ancient) Language; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20756. 
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
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Globish: How the English Language Became the World’s Language
McCrum, Robert
ISBN: 9780670918874
Penguin,  2010. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780670918874. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22404. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22404  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Lexicostatistics in Genetic Linguistics:Offprint from Proceedings of the Yale Conference 1971
Dyen (ed.), Isidore
Mouton,  1973. 
  Softcover (Side-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Covers are grubby in spots,but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22357. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 22357  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Language Arts and the Learner
John Murray and Fran Smith (ed),
ISBN: 9780333477649
Macmillan, Australia, 1988. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Very Good Soft Cover very good condition cover has mild wear to boards-some rubbing, some sunning to end pages, name on front endpaper, pages clean and white. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0333477642. ISBN/EAN: 9780333477649. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X4684. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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York Notes on Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead By .. Pb
Parry, P H & Jeffares, A.N. & Bushrui, S.,
ISBN: 9780582023031
York Press, United Kingdom, 1991. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 64 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Education; English; ISBN: 0582023033. ISBN/EAN: 9780582023031. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB16323. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
Book Number: RB16323  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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My First French Book: A Picture Reading-Book for Young Children
Ninet, Marguerite
Blackie & Son,  No date. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 94 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges badly foxed and browned. Covers are grubby in spots. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; France; Children. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28135. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 28135  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Atlas des Langues du Monde: 21 Cartes
Various,
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique,  1952. 
  Loose maps. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in French. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Loose maps in sleeve. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Text marked with Library stamps, but very discreetly, spine unmarked, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; French Language; Geography & Maps. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27819. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27819  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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English Xhosa Dictionary
Fischer, Arnold
ISBN: 9780195702903
Oxford,  1985. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Text in English and Xhosa. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 740 pages. Text is in multiple languages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; South Africa; ISBN: 0195702905. ISBN/EAN: 9780195702903. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27509. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 27509  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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When Words Fail: A Casebook of Language Lapses in Australia
Frank Horner, Patricia Horner (eds),
ISBN: 9780725103576
Sun Books, Melbourne, 1980. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0725103574. ISBN/EAN: 9780725103576. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X23513. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
Book Number: X23513  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Sniff Gets Digging
De Marco, Clare
ISBN: 9780749691752
Franklin Watts, United Kingdom, 2010. 
  Softcover. As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 32 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0749691751. ISBN/EAN: 9780749691752. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB12702. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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Pacific Linguistics Occasional Papers: Papers in New Guinea Linguistics No.10
Laycock, Lloyd & Staalsen, Don / Richard G. / Philip
Australian National Univ., Canberra, 1969. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25747. 
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
Book Number: 25747  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Language of Drama: Critical Theory and Practice
Birch, David
ISBN: 9780333516386
MacMillan,  1991. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Theatre & Plays. ISBN: 0333516389. ISBN/EAN: 9780333516386. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27307. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27307  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Studying the History of Early English
Horobin, Simon
ISBN: 9780230551381
Palgrave Macmillan,  2010. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780230551381. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24472. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 24472  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Lou Pichot Tresor Dictionaire: Provencal-Francais et Francais-Provencal
de Fourvieres, Xavier
C.P.M.,  1987. 
  Softcover (with flaps). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Covers are foxed in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; France; French Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27075. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27075  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Talk With Your Hands
Watson, David O.
Self published,  1964. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: D. Watson. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription, lavish, in ink. Edges browned slightly. Illustrator: D. Watson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26970. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 26970  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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By Hook or By Crook: A Journey in Search of English
Crystal, David
ISBN: 9780007255023
Harper Collins,  2007. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780007255023. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27045. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 27045  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Kelver Hartley: A Memoir
Dutton (ed.), Kenneth R.
ISBN: 9780646259635
The Hartley Bequest Program,  1995. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australia; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0646259636. ISBN/EAN: 9780646259635. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26832. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 26832  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Asian - Pacific Papers: Regional Papers Presented at the 8th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, University of Sydney, 16-21 August, 1987
McCarthy (ed.), Brian
ISBN: 9780959676990
Applied Linguistics Association of Australia,  1988. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; 1980s; ISBN: 0959676996. ISBN/EAN: 9780959676990. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23270. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Middle High German: An Introduction
Richey, Margaret F.
Oliver and Boyd,  1952. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23514. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 23514  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Death Sentence: The Decay Of Public Language
Watson, Don
ISBN: 9781740512787
Vintage,  2004. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 198 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Books for Writers. ISBN: 1740512782. ISBN/EAN: 9781740512787. Dewey Code: 427.994. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB13256. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
Book Number: RB13256  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Australian slanguage: A look at what we say and how we say it
Hornadge, Bill
ISBN: 9780726937330
Cassell,  1980. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 303 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0726937339. ISBN/EAN: 9780726937330. Dewey Code: 427/.994 19. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB16590. 
Price: 23.80 (AUD)
Book Number: RB16590  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Approach to Latin Writing
Paterson & MacNaughton, James / Edwin
Oliver & Boyd,  1954. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Text in Latin and English. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in multiple languages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Ancient (BC); Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26710. 
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
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The Sounds of the Mother Tongue
Althaus, L. H.
University of London Press,  1912. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; England; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24127. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24127  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Ku Waru: Language and Segmentary Politics in the Western Nebilyer Valley Papua New Guinea
Merlan & Rumsey, Francesca / Alan
ISBN: 9780521323390
Cambridge Univ. Press,  1991. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). As New/Very Good. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 388 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Papua New Guinea; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0521323398. ISBN/EAN: 9780521323390. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28997. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 28997  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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New Guinea and Neighboring Areas: A Sociolinguistic Laboratory
Wurm, Stephen A.
ISBN: 9789027978486
Mouton,  1979. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 290 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 9027978484. ISBN/EAN: 9789027978486. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28695. 
Price: 121.30 (AUD)
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Introductory Stories for Reproduction 2
Hill, L. A.
ISBN: 9780195890945
Oxford,  1980. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Education; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0195890949. ISBN/EAN: 9780195890945. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24892. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 24892  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Espresso Phonics Kims Top Hat
Marwood, Diane
ISBN: 9781445104249
Franklin Watts,  2011. 
  Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 16 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 1445104245. ISBN/EAN: 9781445104249. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB15050. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
Book Number: RB15050  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Grammaire de la Langue Tahitienne
Lovy & Bouge, R.D. / L.J
Musee de l'Homme, Paris, 1953. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. In French and Tahitian. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in French. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is loose but fully intact. Moderately browned throughout. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; French Language; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19776. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Sound, Sign and Meaning: Quinquagenary of the Prague Linguistic Circle
Matejka (ed.), Ladislav
Ann Arbor,  1978. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24810. 
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The Discourse of Blogs and Wikis
Myers, Greg
ISBN: 9781847064141
Continuum,  2010. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Communications & Media; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781847064141. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24964. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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In Other Words: A Coursebook on Translation
Baker, Mona
ISBN: 9780415030861
Routledge,  1996. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fourth Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 304 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0415030862. ISBN/EAN: 9780415030861. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28839. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Australian Slanguage
Hornadge, Bill
ISBN: 9780454011074
Methuen,  1991. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 310 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0454011075. ISBN/EAN: 9780454011074. Dewey Code: 427/.994. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB13624. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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The Theban plays (1987 ed.)
Sophocles,
ISBN: 9780140440034
Penguin, London, 2003. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 168 pages. Text contains marks and notes, in pencil. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0140440038. ISBN/EAN: 9780140440034. Dewey Code: 882.01 22. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB13603. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
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How Language Works
Crystal, David
ISBN: 9780141037363
Penguin,  2008. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 512 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Books for Writers. ISBN: 0141037369. ISBN/EAN: 9780141037363. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB13365. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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The language of Walter Scott: A study of his Scottish and period language
Tulloch, Graham
ISBN: 9780233972237
Andre Deutsch,  1980. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 350 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0233972234. ISBN/EAN: 9780233972237. Library of Congress No: 81122383. Dewey Code: 828/.709 19. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB11859. 
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary 2 Volumes
Budge, E.A. Wallis
ISBN: 9780486236155
Dover,  1978. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. With an index of English words, king list and geographical list with indexes, list of hieroglyphic characters, Coptic and Semitic alphabets etc. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Archaeology; Egypt; Ancient (BC); Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0486236153. ISBN/EAN: 9780486236155. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21986. This is a SET of books, therefore heavier than a standard volume, and will involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 92.20 (AUD)
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Egypt and the Sudan & New English - Arabic Manual
Skarous, Guirguis
Unstated,  1915. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Chunk missing from front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Travel & Places; Egypt; 1900-1920; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24145. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Research on Western European Languages and Literatures in Australia Since 1958
Kirsop, Wallace
ISBN: 9780424000190
Sydney Univ. Press, Sydney, 1975. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Covers are slightly foxed but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0424000199. ISBN/EAN: 9780424000190. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25603. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Teaching Oral English
Byrne, Donn
ISBN: 9780582746206
Longman & Co,  1996. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Education; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0582746205. ISBN/EAN: 9780582746206. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24888. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Boys and Foreign Language Learning: Real Boys Don’t Do Languages
Carr & Pauwels, Jo / Anne
ISBN: 9780230580053
Palgrave,  2009. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Education. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780230580053. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24591. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The First Step to Kanji Part 1
Various,
Osaka Univ.,  No date. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Text in Japanese and English. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Japanese. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Japan; Japanese Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23543. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Second Step to Kanji Part 1
Various,
Osaka Univ.,  No date. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Text in Japanese and English. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Japanese. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Japan; Japanese Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23544. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Roots of Phonics: A Historical Introduction
Balmuth, Miriam
ISBN: 9780912752327
York,  1992. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0912752327. ISBN/EAN: 9780912752327. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24089. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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German Reading Manual
Haarburger, Werner
ISBN: 9780959871739
Artemis Educational,  1979. 
  Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Text in German and English. Size: Quarto. Text is in multiple languages. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 095987173X. ISBN/EAN: 9780959871739. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23981. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Australian Review of Applied Linguistics: Thematic Issue Vol. 10, No. 2
McNamara (Ed.), Tim
The Applied Linguistics Association of Australia,  1987. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23329. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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A Glossary of Cognitive Linguistics
Evans, Vyvyan
ISBN: 9780874809145
Utah University,  2007. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780874809145. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23469. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Kwang Tun Wah Cantonese by Radio: Elementary
Cubitt (ed.), Beryl
The Government Printer Hong Kong,  1965. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Radio Hong Kong's English service listeners guide to accompany lessons 1 to 107 and Cantonese - English Glossary. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Chinese. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; 1960s; Chinese Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22935. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Occasional Papers in Aboriginal Studies No. 3: Papers on the Languages of the Australian Aborigines
Pittman & Kerr, Richard / Harland
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies Canberra,  1964. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Australia; Australian Aboriginal; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22583. 
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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Altro Polo: Italian Abroad Studies on Language Contact in English-speaking Countries
Bettoni (Ed.), Camilla
ISBN: 9780949269843
University of Sydney,  1986. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Moderate foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Minor water damage to covers, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0949269840. ISBN/EAN: 9780949269843. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22127. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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A Practical Aid for the Study of Sanskrit Dhatus: Alphabetically Arranged for use with the Monier- Williams Sanskrit- English Dictionary
Various,
The School of Economic Science,  2003. 
  Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 108 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21206. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Classical Chinese-Present Day Chinese and English Renditions
Shujian, Feng
ISBN: 9780835124690
Sinolingua, Beijing, 1980. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. Text in Chinese and English. First softcover edition. Size: Small Octavo. Text is in Chinese. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; Chinese Language; Signed by Author. ISBN: 083512469X. ISBN/EAN: 9780835124690. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21146. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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An English-Indonesian Dictionary
Echols & Shadily, John M. / Hassan
ISBN: 9780801498596
Cornell Univ.,  1989. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Quarto. Text is in Indonesian. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; Indonesian Language; ISBN: 0801498597. ISBN/EAN: 9780801498596. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21132. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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The Arabic Language Today
Beeston, A.F.L.
ISBN: 9780091031008
Hutchinson, London, 1970. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Arabic. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Arabic Language; ISBN: 0091031001. ISBN/EAN: 9780091031008. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20952. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Collection of Oriental Works: Visvahitam
Sarma, Mathuranatha
Asiatic Society of Bengal,  1913. 
  Hardcover (Half Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Sanskrit. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges browned slightly. Covers are chipped and worn but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; India; Sanskrit Language; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20819. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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The Grand Panjandrum and 1,999 Other Rare, Useful and Delightful Words and Expressions
Hook, J.N.
ISBN: 9780025536203
MacMillan,  1980. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. This is the first USA edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0025536206. ISBN/EAN: 9780025536203. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19585. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Cours d’orthographe: Cours Elementaire & Moyen
Bled & Bled, E. / O.
ISBN: 9782010004445
Hachette, Paris, 1979. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Text in French. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 156 pages. Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; France; French Language; ISBN: 2010004442. ISBN/EAN: 9782010004445. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28324. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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As the Saying Goes
Sun, C.C.
ISBN: 9780702209970
Univ. of Qld Press,  1981. 
  Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. An annotated anthology of Chinese and equivalent English sayings and expressions and an introduction to xiehouyou (Chinese Humour ) Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 070220997X. ISBN/EAN: 9780702209970. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19775. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren
Opie & Opie, Iona & Peter
ISBN: 9780198272069
Oxford,  1972. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Price clipped inside book. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0198272065. ISBN/EAN: 9780198272069. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19100. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Introduction to Language Pathology
Crystal, David
ISBN: 9780713162752
Arnold, London, 1980. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0713162759. ISBN/EAN: 9780713162752. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18732. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Perspectives in Zoosemiotics
Sebeok, Thomas A.
Mouton,  1972. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18712. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Equipe Atlas: Ou En Est L’Atlas Ethno-Lingustique
Various,
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris, 1971. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. In French. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18623. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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General Linguistics: An Introductory Survey
Robins, R. H.
ISBN: 9780582553644
Longman & Co, London, 1980. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. The purpose of this book is to provide in relatively short compass an introduction to general linguistics, both descriptive and historical, that will give the reader a picture of the subject as a whole. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0582553644. ISBN/EAN: 9780582553644. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18615. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Language as a Sign System: Linguistics in the Australian Context
Bernard & Delbridge, John / Arthur
ISBN: 9780724807239
Prentice Hall, Sydney, 1979. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australia; ISBN: 0724807233. ISBN/EAN: 9780724807239. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18234. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Pragmatic and Semantic Aspects of Early Language Development
Moerk, Ernst L.
ISBN: 9780839111184
University Park Press, London, 1977. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0839111185. ISBN/EAN: 9780839111184. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18235. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Language, Learning and Community
Candlin & McNamara, C. N. / T. F.
ISBN: 9780858379596
NCELTR, Sydney, 1989. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. A collection of papers written as a festschrift for Terry Quinn, whose name was synonymous with Applied Linguistics in Australia. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0858379597. ISBN/EAN: 9780858379596. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18232. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Problems of Reflexivity and Dialectics in Sociological Inqury
Various,
ISBN: 9780710083043
Routledge, London, 1975. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. This is a work of social theory and philosophy which seeks to make the constitution of social theory a 'social' activity. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0710083041. ISBN/EAN: 9780710083043. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18233. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Designs in Prose: A Study of Compositional Problems and Methods
Nash, Walter
ISBN: 9780582291010
Longman & Co, London, 1989. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. To use the author's own words, Designs in Prose aims to 'make the motes of grammar dance in imagination's festive light'. His dual concern is to explore both the patterns of prose and the psychological and technical problems the writers encounters in prose composition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0582291011. ISBN/EAN: 9780582291010. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18217. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Selected Writings
Samuel, Richard H.
Uni. of Melbourne, Melbourne, 1965. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. English and German. Inscription by author in German. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in German. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; German Language; Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17973. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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The Student’s Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Apte, V.S.
Motilal Barnarsidass,  1976. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Containing appendices on Sanskrit prosody and important literary and geographical names in the ancient history of India. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; India; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17261. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Tudor to Augustan English: A Study in Syntax and Style from Caxton to Johnson
Partridge, A. C.
ISBN: 9780233960920
Andre Deutsch, London, 1969. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; England; ISBN: 0233960929. ISBN/EAN: 9780233960920. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17197. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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A Short Introduction to English Usage
Lamberts, J. J.
ISBN: 9780070360839
McGraw Hill, New York, 1972. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0070360839. ISBN/EAN: 9780070360839. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16651. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Textual and Literary Criticism
Bowers, Fredson
Cambridge Univ. Press, London, 1959. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16638. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The End of Intelligent Writing: Literary Politics in America
Kostelanetz, RIchard
ISBN: 9780836205541
Sheed & Ward, New York, 1974. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket in good condition, bar small hole. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; USA; ISBN: 0836205545. ISBN/EAN: 9780836205541. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16639. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Hugo’s Simplified System: Italian Simplified 3 Volumes
Various,
Hugo's Language Institute, London, 1910. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. 3-volume set (complete). Text is in Italian. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges slightly foxed. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Italy; Italian Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14315. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Our Persistent Speech: An Enquiry into the Life of Certain Aberdeenshire Words
Will, William
William Smith & Sons,  1930. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text contains marks and notes, in pencil. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Moderately foxed throughout. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13644. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Telling How Texts Talk
McHoul, A.W.
ISBN: 9780710090478
Routledge & Kegan Paul,  1982. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0710090471. ISBN/EAN: 9780710090478. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13437. 
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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Social Semiotics Volume 8 Number 1 April 1998
Birch (Ed.), David
Carfax,  1998. 
  Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21405. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Annotated Anga (Kukukuku) Bibliography
Gajdusek, Fetchko, Van Wyk & Ono, D. Carleton / Peter / Nancy J. / Steven G.
,  1972. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 86 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28901. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Pinyin Chinese - English Dictionary
Various,
ISBN: 9789620700408
The Commercial Press,  1990. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Chinese. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; Chinese Language; ISBN: 9620700406. ISBN/EAN: 9789620700408. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19783. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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The Poetic Mandarin: Chinese Calligraphy from the James Hayes Collection
Yang, Liu
ISBN: 9780734763808
Art Gallery NSW,  2005. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Text in English and Mandarin. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 144 pages. Text is in multiple languages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Art & Design; China; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0734763808. ISBN/EAN: 9780734763808. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29104. 
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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Writing Late Egyptian Hieratic: A Beginner’s Primer
Gosline, Sheldon Lee
ISBN: 9781575061870
Eisenbrauns,  2010. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Size: Quarto. 126 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Egypt; Ancient (BC); Archaeology. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781575061870. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29096. 
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Narrative Issues Journal of the Australian Universities Language and Literature Association
John Hay & Marie Maclean (eds.),
AUMLA,  1990. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X29599. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Tertius Annus: A Latin Reader
Gardner, J. W.
Oxford,  1965. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 110 pages. Text is in Latin. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Latin Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29286. 
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Joy of Signing: The New Illustrated Guide for Mastering Sign Language and the Manual Alphabet
Riekehof, Lottie L.
ISBN: 9780882435183
Gospel Publishing,  1981. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 336 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0882435183. ISBN/EAN: 9780882435183. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28537. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Yimas Language of New Guinea
Foley, William A.
ISBN: 9780804715829
Stanford University Press,  1991. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). As New/As New. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Quarto. 490 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0804715823. ISBN/EAN: 9780804715829. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28688. 
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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The Language of Magic and Gardening: Coral Gardens and Their Magic Volume II
Malinowski, Bronislaw
Indiana Univ. Press,  1965. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Later Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 352 pages. Single volume only of set or series. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Anthropology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28810. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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A Grammar of the Motu Language of Papua
Lister - Turner & Clark, R. / J. B.
NSW Govt. Printer, Sydney, No date. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 92 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is loose but fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28812. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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A Checklist of Languages and Present Day Villages of Central and South - East Mainland Papua
Dutton, T. E.
ANU, Canberra, 1973. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. 90 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28815. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Police Motu: An Introduction to the Trade Language of Papua New Guinea for Anthropologists and Other Field Workers
Wurm & Harris, S. A. / J.B.
Linguistic Circle of Canberra,  1963. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 84 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Papua New Guinea; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28828. 
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Diversity in Japanese Culture and Language
Maher & Macdonald, John C. / Gaynor
ISBN: 9780710304773
Kegan Paul,  1995. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 328 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Sociology & Culture; Japan; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0710304773. ISBN/EAN: 9780710304773. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28837. 
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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Everyday Cantonese
Man, Chik Hon
ISBN: 9622220010
Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong  Revised Edition
 Soft Cover 8th printing 1994.318p. 26 lessons provide basic elements of spoken Cantonese; 8vo Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1873  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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A Russian Reader
Grishin, Natalia
F. W. Cheshire Melbourne 1963 First Edition
 Soft Cover 38p A school reader for beginners in Russian, short texts, graded according to lexical and grammatical difficulties and based on the life of two Australian children whose parents migrated to Australia from Russia. Designed for classroom instruction. In good condition, just a little faded, clean text, spine rubbed and stapled. ; 8vo Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 916  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Terre Des Hommes Fench Language Text
Saint-Exupery, Antoine De
ISBN: 2070360210
Gallimard   
 Mass Market Paperbac French language text of best seller; 12mo Near Fine
Price: 10.65 (AUD)
Book Number: 278  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Random House Japanese-English English Japanese Dictionary
Nakao, Seigo
Ballantine New York 1995 
 Mass Market Paperbac 666p. 50, 000 entries. Crease to top corner of cover, bottom corner of back cover, none to spine. ; 12mo Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2693  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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The Game of Words
Espy, Willard R
ISBN: 0517177846
Bramhall House New York 1972 
 Hard Cover 280p, index. A sampler of wordplay - puns, anagrams, acrostics, verse. Gift inscription on ffep with name on top corner removed. Top edge of jacket browned. ; 8vo Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 14.35 (AUD)
Book Number: 2695  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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A History of the English Language
Baugh, Albert C
Routledge & Kegan Paul London 1959 Second Edition
 Hard Cover 1962reprint. 506p, illustrated, index. Stain to edge which doesn't affect text or margin. Owne's name on inside cover top corner. Gold lettering to spine, wear to base of spine and bottom corner, stain to top edge of back cover; 8vo Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2913  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Words, Words Words
Peterson, Alan
ISBN: 0949054046
Fairfax Library Sydney 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover 134p, index. 'The use and misuse of english in Australia today. ' Intact jacket, looks unread.; 8vo Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3208  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Beginner’s Italian : an Introduction to Conversational Italian
Negro, Ottavio
ISBN: 0340215089
Hodd and Stoughton  1961 
 Soft Cover 8th impression 1988. 112 pages 'an ideal introduction to spoken, everyday Italian for beginner adults and particularly for those intending to visit Italy. Lightly read, tiny dogeared corner to front cover. ; 12mo Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 774  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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English-French French-English Dictionary
no author
Barnes & Noble Books New York 1967 
 Soft Cover Brown cover, gold lettering on spine and cover, 288 pages, yellowed paper, inkstain to back cover otherwise unused. ; 32mo Very Good
Price: 11.57 (AUD)
Book Number: 930  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Successful Outdoor Writing
Samson, Jack
ISBN: 0911654666
F & W Publications, Incorporated Cincinnati, Oh, U. S. A. 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover 246p. Index, illustrated. "A leading editor tell you how to write and sell to lucrative our\tdoor market. " Edges of cover chipped, small tear base of spine back cove, top edge near corner. Creased along top edge of jacket.; 8vo Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Price: 14.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 4692  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Paroles (Folio Ser. )
Prevert, Jacques
ISBN: 2070367622
Editions Gallimard  1949 First Edition
 Soft Cover 254p, index. Crease to front cover. French text. ; 12mo Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6311  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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How to Learn a Foreign Language : a Consumers Guide to Language Studies
Kutash, George
ISBN: 0949118621
John Ferguson Pty Ltd Sydney 1990 First Edition
 Soft Cover 94 spages. Chip to base of bottom corner front cover.; 8vo Very Good
Price: 19.91 (AUD)
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A Load of Cockney Cobblers
Aylwin, Bob
ISBN: 0717941914
Johnston & Bacon Edinburgh 1973 First Edition
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Street French 1 : the Best of French Slang (Street Language Ser. )
Burke, David
ISBN: 0471138983
John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated Hoboken, Nj, U. S. A. 1996 First Edition
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The Languages of Australia. Papers from the Australian Academy of the Humanities Symposium 1992. Occasional Paper No 14.
Schulz, Gerhard (Ed)
ISBN: 0909897271
Australian Academy of the Humanities Canberra 1993 First Edition
 Soft Cover 166p. Clean text. ; 8vo Very Good
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The Complete Plain Words
Gowers, Ernest
ISBN: 0140205543
Penguin UK 1980 
 Soft Cover 332 pages, index; 12mo Good
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Dermo! : the Real Russian Tolstoy Never Used. Translated by Laura E Wilson
Topol, Edward
ISBN: 0452277450
Plume New York, New York, U. S. A. 1997 First Edition
 Soft Cover 140p, b/w drawings, gide to Russian slang and curses. 250gms weight; 8vo Very Good
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The Language of Reason
Richards, Thomas J
ISBN: 0080218466
Pergamon Press Sydney 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 222pages, index, bibliography. Has adhesive plastic cover.700gms weight; 4to Very Good
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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language
Crystal, David
ISBN: 0521424437
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1987 First Edition
 Soft Cover 1992 reprint. Excellent condition. 1.65kg weight; 4to Very Good
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A Guide to Tamil by the Direct Method
Jothimuththu, P
Christian Literature Society Madras, India 1963 Revised Edition
 Hard Cover 264p, index, Tamil English; English Tamil list of words. Revised and reprinted 1963. Binding split at page iii, clean text. Jacket is split at corners, scuffed at both ends of spine, cheap paper dustjacket.; 8vo Poor in Good dust jacket
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NOSE TONE UNTURNED : PEOPLE; PREDICAMENTS; POEMS; BY AFFERBECK LAUDER PROFESSOR OF STRINE STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF SINNY
Lauder, Afferbeck
Ure Smith Sydney 1966 First Edition
 Soft Cover Crease to bottom corner of front cover; Collection of more examples of Strine usage and humour. Later printing. 150gms weight; 12mo ; 64 pages Good
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MALAY WORD COUNT INCLUDING 1,000-WORD LIST A Report on a Word Frequency Count of the Written Malay Language 1952 Bilangan Perkataan Bahasa Melayu Penyata Berkenaan Dengan Bilangan Perkataan Melay Dalam Bahas Tulisan
Le Prevost, J
University of London Press London 1953 First Edition
 Softcover Owner's name top edge of first page, stain to top corner of first 20 pages. ; Clean text, 150gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 78 pages Good
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SPEECH PRACTICE
Colson, Greta
ISBN: 0273000454
Pitman Publishing London 1973 Third Edition
 Paperback Near new condition, 3rd edition has several new passages for practice of clear enuciation, verses and prose selected for exercising the vocal organs, voice production and reading aloud as in drama or english as a second language. 150gms weight ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 84 pages Very Good+
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THE NEW WEBSTER ENCYCLOPEDIC DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. 1980 Edition
Thatcher, Virginia S. (editor In Chief) ; McQueen, Alexander (Ed)
ISBN: 0832600210
Consolidated Book Publishers Chicago 1980 
 Hardcover Yellowed margins, paler paper. Sound binding ; 352p, Story of America in Pictures some colour illustrations, mostly b/w. Gold lettering to cover and edges of paper. Dictionary of Synonyms and twelve supplementary reference sections. Essay "On the Origin of Words" by Alexander McQueen. 2.75kg weight; 4to 11" - 13" tall Very Good
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LIBERTY & LANGUAGE
Sampson, Geoffrey
ISBN: 0192159518
Oxford University Press Oxford 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover Previous owners name on front page Shelfwear to jacket surface. ; Index. Bibliography. Author takes issue with Chomsky's theory. Clean text.510 grams weight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 251 pages Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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DESCRIPTIVE AND COMPARATIVE LINGUISTICS : A CRITICAL INTRODUCTION
Palmer, Leonard R
ISBN: 0571106900
Faber & Faber London 1978 First Edition
 Paperback Creased spine, square, tight binding, clean text ; Index, bibliography 500gms weight; Studies in General Linguistics; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 430 pages Very Good
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OUR LANGUAGE
Potter, Simeon
Penguin Harmondsworth 1950 
 Paperback Yellowed paper, Crease to back cover bottom corner ; Pelican A227. 1959 reprint. Index, A popular study of the English language - its sources, its history, its peculiar genius, and how it is and should be used in speech and writing. 150 grams; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 202 pages Good+
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UNPREPARED LATIN Passages for School Certificate and Matriculation
Marchant, E. C.
G. Bell & Sons, Ltd. London 1933 
 Hardcover Some writing on front and endpapers. Some underlining, ticks etc penicl. ; 200 grams. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 152 pages Good+
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MES PREMIERS PAS EN FRANCAIS
Chapuzet, M. L. & Daniels, W. M.
George Harrap & Co  1950 First Edition
 Hardcover 1955 reprint, clean text French language textbook 240 grams. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 163 pages Good+
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HOW TO READ A POEM. And Fall in Love with Poetry
Hirsch, Edward
ISBN: 0156005662
Harvest Book New York 1999 First Edition
 Softcover Pencil notes on contents page. ; Index. "How to Read Poetry is an unprecendented exploration of poetry and feeling". 500gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages Very Good
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WORD OF THE DAY 2: Wordwatching. a Wonderful Look Into the World of Words
Richards, Kel
ISBN: 0733317650
ABC Books Sydney 2006 First Edition
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LITERACY BEGINS AT BIRTH A Revolutionary Approach in Whole Language Learining. Emphasizes Writing before Reading in Early Childhood
Fields, Marjorie V
ISBN: 1555610145
Fisher Books Tucson 1989 First Edition
 Paperback Owner's name inside front cover, clean text. ; Index, notes and bibliography. "Describes the learning process of written and oral language of early childhood. " 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages Very Good
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Fraffly Suite : Not Just a Language but a Ware Flafe
Lauder, Afferbeck
Ure Smith Sydney 1969 
 Soft Cover Previous owner's name on first page ; 64pages of humourous language from Professor of Strine Studies. 2nd impression October 1969. Wear to spine, clean interior. ; 12mo ; 62 pages Good+
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LA FRANCE DES REGIONS Preparation Delf
Bourgeous, Rene and Eurin, Simone
ISBN: 2706109564
PU Grenoble Grenoble 2001 
 Softcover Glossy paper, maps, FRENCH TEXT.350gms weight ; Color Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages Very Good
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OZZOBOOKO Australian Place Names Revisited
Ridley, Bruce and Brian
ISBN: 0947236007
Inca Books Western Australia 1988 
 Paperback Crease to back cover bottom corner; Narrow width , play with words and names. 280gms weight; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages Very Good
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WORDS AT WAR WORDS AT PEACE Essays on Language in General and Particular Words
Partridge, Eric
Frederick Muller Ltd. London 1948 
 Hardcover Darkened endpapers. Owner's nameon title page. Jacket has chips and tears to top edge. ; 250gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 176 pages Very Good in Poor dust jacket
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THE STRUCTURE OF BAHASA INDONESIA
Sarumpaet, J. P
ISBN: 0959961348
Sahata Publications Melbourne 1977 Third Edition
 Paperback Owner's name top corner of front page. Some pencil marks to beginning of text. ; Covered in adhesive plastic. Index. 500gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages Very Good
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THIRTY DAYS TO MORE POWERFUL WRITING A Clear and Concise Guide to Develop a Professional Writing Style
Price, Jonathan
ISBN: 0517385961
Avenel Books New York 1982 
 Hardcover Chipping and wear to jacket edges ; Exercises. 600gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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STYLE IN LANGUAGE
Sebeok, Thomas A (Ed)
John Wiley & Sons  1960 
 Hardcover Chipping and wear to jacket edges and spine, pencil notes on ffep. ; Bibliography. Study of literary style. 800gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 470 pages Very Good in Poor dust jacket
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BUONGIORNO ITALIA! A Combined BBC Radio & Television Course for Beginners in Italian
Cremona, Joseph
ISBN: 0563164794
BBC Continuing Education Advisory Council London 1982 First Edition
 Paperback Crease to bottom corner of front cover. ; 1991 reprint. "This book accompanies the radio and television programmes of Buongiorno Italia, a course for beginners in Italian. It contains texts of conversations and interviews recorded and filmed in Italy, language notes, ; information about Italy, exercises and reading passages". Weight 550 grams; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages Very Good
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THE DOUBTER’S COMPANION A Dictionary of Aggressive Common Sense
Saul, John Ralston
ISBN: 0140237070
Penguin  1995 
 Paperback Yellowed paper; Alphabetical arrangement. 400gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pages Very Good
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SPEAKING PERSONALLY
Murdoch, Walter
Angus & Robertson  1947 Tenth Edition
 Hardcover Jacket worn split at corners, yellowed paper; Collection of essays. 250gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 186 pages Very Good in Fair dust jacket
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COLLINS CORTINA ITALIAN IN 20 LESSONS Illustrated
Cagno, Michael
Collins   
 Hardcover Few chips top edge of jacket; 1967 reprint. Clean text. 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
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AN ACCIDENTAL HISTORY OF WORDS A Lighthearted Look At the Things We Say
Smith, Eric
ISBN: 1862563012
Bay Books Sydney  
 Hardcover Narrow hardback, alphabetical list of intriguing origins, slang and fascinating place names. 300gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages Very Good
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LA SYMPHONIE PASTORALE
Gide, Andre; Shackleton, M (Ed)
ISBN: 0900882239
Australasian Publishing Company  1966 
 Hardcover Owner's name top corner of front page. ; Reprinted 1969. Index, french text with english notes and dictionary. 200gms weight ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 126 pages Very Good
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UKRAINIAN A COMPLETE COURSE FOR BEGINNERS
Bekh, Olena & Dingley, James
ISBN: 0340620730
Teach Yourself Books  1997 
 Paperback Mark on cover where price tag removed, chip to top edge of front cover. ; Clean text, no creases. ; Teach Yourself; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages Very Good
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Winged Words
Howard, Philip
Oxford University Press New York 1988 
 Hardcover Darkened paper; Index. Study of new words and new usages and meanings as the English language reflects rapid rate of change. 650gms weight ; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.20 inches; 298 pages Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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501 SPANISH VERBS with CD-ROM
Kendris, Christopher And Kendris, Theodore
ISBN: 0764179845
Barron's Educational Series  2007 Sixth Edition
 Paperback New book with cd inside back cover, index, cd has exercises. 1kg weight, in stock in Victoria. ; Barron's Foreign Language Guides; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 728 pages New
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ENGELSK NORSK NORWEGIAN ENGLISH POCKET DICTIONARY
Berlitz, Charles
ISBN: 0029645603
Editions Berlitz Switzerland 1981 Revised Edition
 Paperback Completely bilingual, ideal for travellers with menu reader, pocket sized. 180gms weight; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 320 pages Very Good
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Great Lies The Ultimate Fibber’s Handbook
Donnelly, Jo
ISBN: 0207168776
Angus & Robertson (UK) London 1991 
 Paperback Yellowed paper; Everyone lies, God doesn't approve of lies, yet we all lie, parents to their children, politicians etc - anecdotes and examples. 250gms weight; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 8.50 X 5.50 X 0.90 inches; 182 pages Very Good
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Encouraging Writing
Protherough, Robert
ISBN: 0416340601
Methuen  1983 
 Paperback No creases, faint yellowing, looks unread. ; Teaching Secondary English; 10 X 8 X 2 inches; 238 pages Very Good+
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CURRENT ENGLISH USAGE A Concise Dictionary
Wood, Frederick T
MacMillan & Co Ltd Melbourne 1962 
 Paperback Owner's name stamp top corner of first page. Rubbing to spine edge; Reprinted March 1963, clean text, reference book for those who wish to write good English. Not a grammar text. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 274 pages Very Good
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CICERO AND CATILINE Prepared from Cicero, Orationes in Catilinam L-Lll and Sallust, Bellum Catilinarium
Lightfoot, G C ; Cicero
MacMillan London 1959 
 Hardcover Underlining to text in ink and pencil. Darkened endpapers. ; Vocabulary list, latin language texts based on speeches of Cicero. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages Good
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501 Latin Verbs Fully Conjugated in all Their Tenses in a New Easy To-To-Learn Format Alphabetically Arranged
Prior, Richard E. & Wohlberg, Joseph
ISBN: 0812090500
Barron's Educational Series New York 1995 
 Paperback Clean text, no creases. Index. 750gms weight; 501 Verbs; 8.82 X 5.98 X 1.18 inches; 548 pages Very Good
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Resurrecting Hebrew
Stavans, Ilan
ISBN: 9780805242317
Schocken New York 2008 
 Hardcover Readings Carlton May 2013 in biro top corner of ffep. Remainder dot to base; Renaissance of an ancient language. 350gms weight; Jewish Encounters Series; Remainder; 7.60 X 5 X 1.10 inches; 228 pages Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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Alice in Wonderland / Alice nel Paese delle Meraviglie - Bilingual Italian English with sentence-by-sentence translation placed directly side by side
Carroll, Lewis translator T. Pietrocòla-Rossetti
ISBN: 9781519618221
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform  2015 
 Paperback As new copy. Cover shows Italian flag "forum-sprachen-lernen" but contents are Italian/English parallel text. 200gms weight ; 9 X 6 X 0.28 inches; 124 pages Very Good+
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Move Into English 1
Sadler, Rex ; Sadler, Sandra
ISBN: 0732999650
Macmillan Education Australia  2005 
 Soft Cover 167 pp. Light wear to edges of cover. Browning to page edges. Owners names on first page. Unmarked text.  Very Good
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Feuerwerk 2 (Feverwerk)
Hoffmann; Rogan; Desunary
ISBN: 9781875633524
Pearson Australia 2012 
 Soft Cover 176 pp. Light wear to edges of cover. Light browning to page edges. Owners name on first page. Unmarked text.  Very Good
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Feuerwerk Kursbuch 1 (Feverwerk)
Hoffmann; Rogan; Desunary
ISBN: 9781875633524
Pearson Australia 2014 
 Soft Cover 155 pp. Wear to edges of cover and corners. Light browning to page edges. Owners name on first page. Unmarked text. Last few pages of book have damage on side page edge where pages have stuck together.  Good
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Concise History of the French Language
Fox, John Wood, Robin,
ISBN: 0631118500
Blackwell Publishers  1968 
 Paperback 94 pp. Cover has light wear on the edges with tape marks on the rear. Browning to page edges.  Good
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Touche! De Jour En Jour Coursebook 2
Comley, Judy
ISBN: 9781876209940
Pearson Australia 2009 
 Soft Cover 58 pp. Wear to edges. Owners name and drawing inside front cover. Unmarked text.  Very Good
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Touche! Sejour a Noumea 3 Coursebook
Comley, Judy
ISBN: 9781740850452
Pearson Australia 2009 
 Soft Cover 66 pp. Wear to edges. Browning to page edges. Owners name and scribble on front cover. Unmarked text.  Very Good
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Zickzack Neu: with New German Spellings Stage 1
Rogers, Paul; Briggs, Lol; Goodman-Stephens, Bryan; Seeger, Harald
ISBN: 0174403534
Nelson Thornes Ltd  1993 
 Soft Cover 144 pp. Light wear to edges. Scribble on cover. Light browning to page edges. Owners name and number on first page. Unmarked text.  Very Good
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BLOEMPJES DER VREUGD VOOR DE LIEVE JEUGD : BOUQUET VAN DE MOOIJSTE VERHAALTJES & DE VROLIJKSTE VAERSJENS VOOR JONGE HEEREN & JUFFERS EN HUNNE BRAVE OUDERS
no author
De Bezige Bij Amsterdam 1958 
 Hardcover Bumped top corner of front cover. Owner's name in pencil with ex-libris ; Childrens book in Dutch with historic illustrations most in b/w but some in 2 colours. Prose and some verse. 850gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 236 pages Good+
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Elements of General Phonetics
David Abercrombie,
ISBN: 0852240287
Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, 1968. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . This classic introduction is designed for students with no previous knowledge of phonetics in linguistics, speech therapy, and modern languages. It remains one of the best descriptions of the main topics in the study of phonetics. 203 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0852240287. ISBN/EAN: 9780852240281. Inventory No: 228709. Very Good Condition
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Dictionary of Pronunciation
Lass, Abraham & Bett
ISBN: 0517345862
Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Co. New York 1988 
 Hardcover with dust Jacket "A guide to 8,000 commonly mispronounced words."  Very Good/Very Good
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Dictionnaire Fondamental De La Langue Francaise
Gougenheim, G.
George G. Harrap London 1958 New Edition
 Hardcover Spine sl. slanged, eps tanned, internally clean, binding tight.  Very Good/Poor
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English Idioms and How to Use Them.
Seidl, Jennifer; McMordie, W.
ISBN: 0194327647
Oxford University Press Oxford 1979 Reprint
 Paperback Tape imprints on both tp and last index page, fore-edges tanned, no creasing to spine.  Very Good
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The Longman Register of New Words : Special Edition
Ayto, John
Longman Group U.K. 1990 
 Hard Cover "This edition for sale in USSR only."English language, but title and publication details English/Russian. 426 pps, pps.355-360 creased. Internally unmarked  Very Good/No D/W
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The Power of Speech
Masterman, K. C.
Longmans London & Melbourne 1952 First
 Hardcover with dust Jacket Burgundy boards with some fading, sl. spotting to prelims and fore-edges, age tanned strips to eps, some pencil underlining, PO name/date ffep. D/W tattered, chipped, spotted, piece missing.  Good/Poor
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Much Ado About English :up and down the Bizarre Highways of a fascinating Language
Todd, Richard Watson
Nicholas Brealey London 2007 Reprint
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A Grammar of Style
Darbyshire, A. E.
ISBN: 0233960090
Andre Deutsch London 1979 Second Impression
 Hard Cover   Very Good/Very Good
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English Polish Technological Dictionary (’’’slownik Techniczny Angielsko Polski)
Czerni, S & Skrzynska, M
 Warsaw 1968 
 Hard Cover Cloth boards a little tired, PO name otherwise internally unmarked, original ribon markers inack.  Very Good
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Literacy: An Introduction to the Ecology of Written Language
Barton, David
ISBN: 0631190910
Blackwell Pub U.K. & U.S. 2000 Reprint
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The Russian Language Today: System and Anomaly
Ward, Dennis
Hutchinson University Library London 1965 First
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Wordwatching : Field Notes from an Amateur Philologist
Burnside, Julian
ISBN: 1920769382
Scribe Publications Carlton North, VIC, Australia 2005 Reprint (with corrections)
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Color Categories in Thought and Language
Hardin, C. L.; Maffi, Luisa (edited by)
ISBN: 0521498007
Cambridge Univ Pr Cambridge 1997 
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Samuel Johnson’s Dictionary : Selections from the 1755 Work That Defined the English Language
Lynch, Jack (edited by)
ISBN: 184354296X
Levenger Press U.S.A. 2004 First/First Printing
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Language and Sexuality
Cameron, Deborah; Kulick, Don
ISBN: 0521009693
Cambridge Univ Pr U.K. 2003 First Abacus Edition
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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
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Understanding Chinese Characters : A Beginner’s Guide to the Chinese Language
Fazzioli, Edoardo
ISBN: 000412345X
William Colllins London 1987 First
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Ad Infinitum : a Biography of Latin
Ostler, Nicholas
ISBN: 9780007221752
Harper Press London 2007 First Printing
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Longman Dictionary of English Idioms
Summers, Delia (Managing Editor)
ISBN: 0582555248
Longman Group U.K. 1979 First
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The Kodansha HOWDY Japanese-English Dictionary
no author
ISBN: 4061250086
  1996 
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The Study of Language : Ain Introduction
Yule, George
ISBN: 0521318777
Cambridge Univ Pr West Nyack, New York, U.S.A. 1994 Reprint
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The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage
Connolly, William G.;Siegal, Allan M.
ISBN: 0812963881
Times Books New York 1999 Revised & Expanded Edition
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A New Spelling Book on the comparative method with side-lights from History
Professor Meiklejohn’s Series
Meiklejohn and Son Ltd. London  Twenty-ninth Edition
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Clear Writing : a guide to Current grammar and Usage
Manners, Carol
Cromarty Press Sydney 2004 Reprint
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First German Reader
Savory, D. L.
Edward Arnold London 1906 Presume First
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Lost for Words: The Mangling and Manipulating of the English Language
Humphrys, John
ISBN: 0340838914
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd London 2004 First/First Printing
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Diccionario Espanol Japones
Takahasi, M.
Editorial Hakusuisha Tokyo  
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Das Schne Deutschland : Erster Teil & Zweiter Teil
Anderson, Walter H.
George Harrap London  Reprints
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Essay Method and English Expression
Bate, Douglas
ISBN: 0729500934
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Australia 1979 
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Second Language Research: Methodology And Design
Mackey, Alison;Gass, Susan M.
ISBN: 0805842497
Routledge New York 2008 Reprint
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Taking Notes, Summarizing and Precis Writing
Halliday, W. A.
ISBN: 0582689201
Longman Cheshire Melbourne 1978 Reprint
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Latin Sentence and Idiom: A Composition Course
Colebourn, R.
ISBN: 0862922658
Bristol Classical Press London 2007 Reprint
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Getting Across: A Guide to Good Speaking and Writing
Brown, Maurice
ISBN: 0207122067
Angus and Robertson Sydney 1971 First
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STRANGE LINGUISTICS. A skeptical linguist looks at non-mainstream ideas about language (Linguistics Edition 93)
Mark Newbrook; (with Jane Curtain and Alan Libert)
ISBN: 3862884198
Lincom GmbH Germany 2013 
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Megawords : 200 Terms You Really Need to Know
Osborne, Richard
ISBN: 1865080098
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited Australia 2001 First
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Cheerio Tom, Dick and Harry: Despatches from the Hospice of Fading Words
Wajnryb, Ruth
ISBN: 1741149932
Allen & Unwin Australia 2007 First/First Printing
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The Active Look It Up!
Forrestal, Peter; Eshuys, Jo; Guest, Vic
ISBN: 0170102386
Nelson/Thomson Learning Australia 2000 First
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Latin for Local History : An Introduction
Gooder, Eileen A.
ISBN: 0582487285
Longman Group United Kingdom 1978 Second Edition/7th Impression
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Lord Sandwich and the Pants Man
Evans, Eamon
ISBN: 9781742702599
Hardie Grant Melbourne 2012 
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The State of the Language : English Observed
Howard, Philip
ISBN: 0241113466
Hamish Hamilton London 1984 First
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Course in General Linguistics
Saussure, Ferdinand De
ISBN: 0070165246
McGraw-Hill New York 1966 Later Printing
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A modern Greek-English and English-Greek dictionary
Grias, C. N.
   
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The Oxford Companion to English Literature (Sixth Edition, 2000)
Margaret Drabble (editor)
ISBN: 0198662440
Oxford University Press Oxford, United Kingdom 2000 Sixth Edition
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Tracing the history of swearing from ancient Anglo-Saxon traditions and those of the Middle Ages, through Shakespeare, the Enlightenment and the Victorians, to the Lady Chatterley trial and various current trends, Geoffrey Hughes explores a fascinating, little discussed yet irrespressible part of our linguistic heritage. 283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631165932. ISBN/EAN: 9780631165934. Inventory No: 231434. Very Good Condition
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Tracing the history of swearing from ancient Anglo-Saxon traditions and those of the Middle Ages, through Shakespeare, the Enlightenment and the Victorians, to the Lady Chatterley trial and various current trends, Geoffrey Hughes explores a fascinating, little discussed yet irrespressible part of our linguistic heritage. 283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631165932. ISBN/EAN: 9780631165934. Inventory No: 231434. Very Good Condition
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Tracing the history of swearing from ancient Anglo-Saxon traditions and those of the Middle Ages, through Shakespeare, the Enlightenment and the Victorians, to the Lady Chatterley trial and various current trends, Geoffrey Hughes explores a fascinating, little discussed yet irrespressible part of our linguistic heritage. 283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631165932. ISBN/EAN: 9780631165934. Inventory No: 231434. Very Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Cliches and Coinages
Walter Redfern,
ISBN: 0631156917
Basil Blackwell, USA, 1989. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . This criss-cross study, the first of its kind, arranges a shotgun wedding between cliches and coinages - the old (that refuses to die), and new (that often quickly fades). Not such strange bedfellows, they jointly help to illuminate the running battle between the parasitic and the creative in our thought and language. Like puns, and against all defence-systems, they get everywhere. Cliches proliferate into proverbs, idioms, slogans, jargon, truisms, propaganda, racial stereotypes, rumour, education, kitsch. For their part, coinages permeate advertising, journalism, scientific terminology, poetry, schizophrenic language, acronyms, 'franglais'. Both purposeful and accidental neologisms (slips) are considered, with especial focus on blends. Coining is ambiguous: it embraces the mint-fresh and the forged. Just as neologisms feed mainly off fragments of existing words, so cliches can be recycled by being twisted to new purposes. The automatisms that beset us all can be subverted, or at least combatted. There are no automatic villians or heroes of this piece. A close analysis of plagiarism finds everyone guilty. Cliches are seen as essential social lubrication or balm, and coinages as a necessary counterweight to purism and linguistic refrigeration. Throughout, practice and theory in both areas are compared and contrasted, in the English, French and American traditions. Examples are taken from high culture, low life, and the level best where, of course, we all live. This text will be of interest to general readers and specialists in language studies in departments of French and English. 304 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631156917. ISBN/EAN: 9780631156918. Inventory No: 231447. Good Condition
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Oxford Pocket Fowler’s Modern English Usage
Robert Allen [Editor],
ISBN: 0198604122
Oxford University Press, Great Britain, 2002. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . This invaluable reference work offers the best and most sought-after advice on English grammar based on Henry Fowler's original, which is still a classic text after nearly 80 years. Updated with the use of Oxford's unique language databases, it comprises over 4,200 entries giving clear recommendations on grammar, pronunciation, spelling, and writing style. This pocket-sized book gives advice on how to avoid common pitfalls in English usage, such as the split infinitive, infer or imply, who or whom. This work also offers broad coverage of British and American English, including examples from all over the English-speaking world and wide-ranging illustrative quotations from well-known authors, such as Julian Barnes and A. S. Byatt, and international newspapers and journals. 623 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Reference; Reference::Dictionary. ISBN: 0198604122. ISBN/EAN: 9780198604129. Inventory No: 231546. Good Condition
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Language Disorders of Children, The Bases and Diagnoses
Berry, Mildred Freburg
Prentice-Hall, New Jersey  1969 1st Edition
 Hardcover hb, xiii, 460 pp., grey cloth. Very good condition. Book Very Good
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Language Disabilities in Children and Adolescents
Wiig, Elisabeth H. and Eleanor Messing Semel
Charles E. Merrill, Columbus  1976 1st Edition
 Hardcover hb, ix, 341 pp., pictorial boards. Very good condition. Book Very Good
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Language & Learning Disorders of the Pre-Academic Child
Bangs, Tina E.
Prentice-hall, New Jersey  1968 
 Hardcover hb, xi, 408 pp., black cloth. Good condition. Book Good
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Latin for Pharmaceutical Students
Cooper, J.W. and A.C. McLaren
Pitman Medical, London  1964 
 Hardcover hb/dw, 22 x 14 cm., x, 115 pp., index, maroon cloth. Very good condition in slightly worn d/jacket. Book Very Good/Dust Jacket In
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Famous Writers Course Volume IV - Fiction Writing
Famous Writers School
Famous Writers School, Westport  1960 1st Edition
 Hardcover hb, 458 pp., b/w illust., dec. e/papers, brown/oatmeal cloth. Very good condition. Book Very Good
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The Concise American Heritage Dictionary
Berube, Margery ( Director of Editorial Operations) et al.
Houghton Mifflin, Boston  1987 
 Hardcover hb, 24 x 15 cm., xiv, 818 pp., b/w illust., red cloth. Very good condition. Book Very Good
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The Grosset Webster Dictionary
Chadsey, Charles P. and Wentworth, Harold (editors)
Grosset & Dunlap, New York  1974 
 Hardcover hb, 21 x 14 cm., xxiv, 648 pp., e/paper map, red cloth. Good condition. Book Good
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Remembering the Katakana: with a supplement on Learning How to Remember (English and Japanese Edition)
Helmut Morsbach; James W. Heisig; Kazue Kurebayashi
ISBN: 0870408607
Japan Publications Trading  1990 
 Paperback 85 pp. Cover has fading on the spine. Browning to page edges. Copy appears to be unread.  Very Good
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Ëvri 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 English
TYRON Darrell
Media Masters (South Pacific)   
 Soft Cover 64 pp. Cover has light wear. Browning to page edges.   Very Good
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The Primary Grammar Handbook, Traditional and Functional Grammar, Punctuation and Usage
Winch, Gordon; Blaxell, Gregory
ISBN: 0725317175
Horwitz Martin  1999 Revised Edition
 Trade Paperback 143 pp. Light wear on cover. Browning to page edges.  Very Good
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Instant French
Elizabeth Smith,
ISBN: 0340704950
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1998. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Aimed at adult learners who want to speak French immediately in a business context, on holiday, or just for fun, this text employs a carefully structured method which targets only the most important vocabulary and grammar. It aims to get the student speaking straight away on only 35 minutes of daily study. Flashcards and exercises maximize the retention of structures and encourage the learner to speak and listen with confidence. 94 pages. With colour and black and white illustrations . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Countries::France. ISBN: 0340704950. ISBN/EAN: 9780340704950. Inventory No: 226097. 
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New Zealand - New Writing - Number Two
Edited by Ian A. Gordon,
Progressive Publishing Society, New Zealand, . 
  Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 79 pages. This book consists of new writing by New Zealand authors, printed and published in New Zealand by New Zealanders. This is important, not from the viewpoint of insular self-sufficiency, but from the wider viewpoint of this country being able to encourage and foster its own literature. Previous owner has written their name on the cover in pen. Previous book shop stamp on half title page. Pages a little discoloured with age. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Writing. Inventory No: 017150. 
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Brilliant Copywriting - How To Craft the Most Interesting and effective copy imaginable
Roger Horberry,
ISBN: 9780273727347
Pearson Education, Australia, 2009. 
  Softcover. Near Fine Condition/. . If you've ever struggled to craft a persuasive message that really hits the spot you'll know it's harder than it looks. Wouldn't it be helpful to have an expert on hand to give you tips and tricks? Someone who could pass on their knowledge and know-how? Someone who told you how the professionals really do it? Well, that's exactly what this book does for aspiring copywriters. Think of it as a rocket-assisted launch for your writing career. Brilliant Copywriting is packed with practical techniques to help anyone who works with words to improve their writing. It lifts the lid on the world of professional copywriting to reveal the trade secrets of top-notch practitioners. It's the book every copywriter wants when they start out, full of facts, details and insights that normally take years to acquire. It will also be invaluable for anyone who works with words in pretty much any industry. 159 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Writing; Books for Writers; ISBN/EAN: 9780273727347. Inventory No: 227274. 
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Proudly Commercial
Olga Byron,
The Writing School, NSW, Australia, 2003. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Olga Byron, a writer, Arts, graduate and Librarian, has over 40 years experience in writing, including more than 35 published short stories and articles, radio plays and television. Becoming a successful commercial writer has been the most important motivation in Olga's life. Her short stories included in this handy reference have appeared in many popular magazines, and reveal what publishers of these publications are looking for, from a writer whose desire is to be published in this media. Olga has been a tutor of The Writing School for over I5 years and has an intimate knowledge of the pitfalls, as well as the many questions that face the beginner writer. This book - includes over 20 short stories - is unique in that you are given an insight into what makes a publisher take note and pay you to publish that story. 107 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Writing; Books for Writers; Inventory No: 228078. 
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Chinese For Beginners
No Author Credited,
Foreign Languages Press, Peking, China, 1976. 
  Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 201 pages. Previous owners name on inside first page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Foreign Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 007366. 
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The Writing School Guide To -.Writing Articles That Sell
G. J. Matson,
ISBN: 0906486017
Writing Schools Guide, London, England., . 
  Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 90 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Writing; Books for Writers; ISBN: 0906486017. ISBN/EAN: 9780906486016. Inventory No: 008729. 
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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. 
  Soft Cover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . 137 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Writing; Books for Writers; ISBN: 0906486009. ISBN/EAN: 9780906486009. Inventory No: 008734. 
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Our Language
Simeon Potter,
Pelican / Penguin Books, England, Great Britain, 1959. 
  Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 207 pages. First published 1950. A 227 A popular study of the English language - its sources, its history, its peculiar genius and how it us and should be used in speech and writing. Pages browned. Previous owners name on inside cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 082058. 
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What’s in a Word?
John Kahn,
Reader's Digest, London, England, 1987. 
  Soft Cover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . 64 pages. Minor foxing to inner covers and first and last pages. Copy is neat. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 164256. 
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Radical Reflections - Passionate Opinions On Teaching, Learning and Living
Mem Fox,
ISBN: 015607947X
Harvest / Harcourt Brace & Co, USA, 1993. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . 169 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Books for Writers; Writing. ISBN: 015607947X. ISBN/EAN: 9780156079471. Inventory No: 224894. 
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Resonate - For People Who Need To Be Heard
Dr Louise Mahler,
ISBN: 9780670078905
Viking / Penguin, Australia, 2015. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . In Resonate Dr Louise Mahler, voice coach extraordinaire, demonstrates that your mind, body and voice are inextricably linked. By approaching voice through an understanding of the whole body, Louise explains how your state of mind determines the way you hold your body, how your feelings resonate through your voice and how this sequence ultimately influences the efficacy of your communication. She explains the most common ways people react to nerves or excitement, as well as how your listeners respond to your voice and gestures – and how to use these to communicate more powerfully. Whether you struggle to make a point at work or a school committee meeting; whether you're going for the next big job or trying to improve your performance in the one you have; or you simply want better ways to communicate, Resonate will show you how to tune in to your own vocal intelligence, identify the physical and mental blocks that are holding you back, and reclaim your authentic voice. With its practical exercises, inspiring real-life stories and insightful tips, this book will unlock your confidence and show you how to make your message resonate 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Self Help. ISBN/EAN: 9780670078905. Inventory No: 227238. 
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How To Write Short Stories
Sharon Sorenson,
ISBN: 0671895680
MacMillan, USA, 1994. 
  Softcover. Near Fine Condition/. . This practical informative handbook provides everything you need to know to write a first-rate short story. In clear, concise terms it covers all the steps in writing short fiction—from outlining the story to resolving plot conflicts. 133 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Writing; Books for Writers; ISBN: 0671895680. ISBN/EAN: 9780671895686. Inventory No: 228080. 
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Bad Language
Lars-Gunnar Andersson and Peter Trudgill,
ISBN: 0140125086
Penguin Books, Great Britain, 1992. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. . The title of this book is intended ironically. The main thrust of this book is to argue that one should think twice before condemning particular forms of language or linguistic usages. Written by linguists, it takes the linguist's objective view but is written in non-technical language so that it can be accessible and entertaining to a large audience. Topics covered include swearing, slang, dialects, accents and jargon. 202 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0140125086. ISBN/EAN: 9780140125085. Inventory No: 230820. 
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Swearing - A Social History Of Foul Language, Oaths And Profanity In English
Geoffrey Hughes,
ISBN: 0631165932
Blackwell Publishers, Great Britain, 1993. 
  Trade Paperback. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Tracing the history of swearing from ancient Anglo-Saxon traditions and those of the Middle Ages, through Shakespeare, the Enlightenment and the Victorians, to the Lady Chatterley trial and various current trends, Geoffrey Hughes explores a fascinating, little discussed yet irrespressible part of our linguistic heritage. 283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0631165932. ISBN/EAN: 9780631165934. Inventory No: 231434. 
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The King’s English - A Guide to Modern Usage
Kingsley Amis,
ISBN: 0002556812
HarperCollins, Great Britain, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. A Parthian shot from one of the most important figures in post-war British fiction, The King's English is the late Kingsley Amis's last word on the state of the language. More frolicsome than Fowler's Modern Usage, lighter than the Oxford English Dictionary, and brimming with the strong opinions and razor-sharp wit that made Amis so popular--and so controversial--The King's English is a must for fans and language purists. 271 pages. Spine slightly slanted. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0002556812. ISBN/EAN: 9780002556811. Inventory No: 232078. Good Condition
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Bibliography of Australian Medicine, 1790 - 1900
Ford, Edward
ISBN: 0424000229
Sydney University Press Sydney, Australia 1976 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear to edges. 348 pages with b/w illustrations. Includes all aspects of health and healing including professional medical practice, dentistry, nursing, quackery and various cults and fads.   Very Good/Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature
Wilde, William H.; Hooton, Joy; Andrews, Barry
ISBN: 019553381x
Oxford University Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2002 SECOND EDITION (REVISED AND
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear plus fading to spine. 833 pages with over 3000 entries on writers, plays, novels, poems, newspapers, journals, anthologies, literary prizes, movements and profesional organisations.   Very Good/Good (minus)
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Australian Children’s Books : A Bibliography 1774 - 2000 ( 3 Volume Set = Volume One, 1774 - 1972 : Volume Two, 1973 - 1988 : Volume Three, 1989 - 2000 )
Muir, Marcie; White, Kerry
ISBN: 0522844561
Melbourne University Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1992 
 Hard Back Usual library marks. Volume One: 1774 - 1972 by Marcie Muir = 547 pages (ISBN 0522844316) + Volume Two: 1973 - 1988 by Kerry White = 477 pages (ISBN 0522844464). + Volume Three: 1989 - 2000 by Kerry White = 689 pages (ISBN 052285088x) Heavy set (5.6kg).  Ex-Library Very Good/Good+
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Western Australian Literature : A Bibliography
Bennett, Bruce; Hay, John A.; Ashford, Susan
ISBN: 0582711169
Longman Cheshire Pty Ltd Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1981 
 Hard Cover Foxing to endpapers. 367 pages.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Literature of Australia : An Anthology
Nicholas Jose (General Editor)
ISBN: 9780393072617
W.W.Norton & Co  2009 
 Hard Cover 1464 pages. Some of the most significant writing produced in Australia over more than 200 years including fiction, poetry and drama to diaries, letters, essays and speeches.   Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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English-Russian Polytechnical Dictionary
Edited by A E Chernukhin,
Russian Language, Moscow, 1979. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Minor bumps to cloth on corners of boards. English to Russian dictionary with about 87,000 entries. 688 pages. Text is in English - Russian. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Reference; Russia; English - Russian Language; Language & Linguistics. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52622. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
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Peng’s Chinese Idioms Volume 2
Peng, Tan Huay
ISBN: 9780893462901
Heian, U S A, 1991. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. second printing. Light age and reading wear. 144 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Language & Linguistics; China; Humour. ISBN: 089346290X. ISBN/EAN: 9780893462901. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53611. 
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Wordwatching – Field notes from an amateur philologist
Burnside, Julian QC,
ISBN: 1920769382
Scribe Publications, Melbourne, 2004. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. a clean copy, showing no damage. Some of the essays in this book explore curiosities in odd corners of the English language simply to remind us of the extraordinary richness of the language. Other pieces use small matters of language to illustrate larger processes of cultural borrowing and change Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 240 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 1920769382. ISBN/EAN: 9781920769383. Inventory No: 0268661. 
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The Macquarie Thesaurus; Australia’s National Thesaurus
Bernard, J.R.L. -- General Editor,
ISBN: 0949757144
Macquarie Library, Dee Why West, New South Wales, 1999. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 2 kg.; (5) 6-17 pages then the book has a further unspecified amount of pages but is numbered according to words (alphabetically arranged). Annotation from a mother to her daughter on the front free end page. No other damage of note to either the dust jacket or the laminated illustrated hardcover binding which matches the dust jacket. Size: Quarto. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; ISBN: 0949757144. ISBN/EAN: 9780949757142. Inventory No: 0237897. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The Macquarie Concise Dictionary Third Edition Revised and Updated
Delbridge and Bernard -- Editors,
ISBN: 0949757950
The Macquarrie Library, Macquarie University, 2001. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 1.7 kg; XVI, 1392 pages, arranged in double column format; minor handling marks to the front edge of the text block, Previous owners name on the 1st page, front hinge stretched Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries; Reference. ISBN: 0949757950. ISBN/EAN: 9780949757951. Inventory No: 0267841. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Nemecko Cesky Slovnik druhe prepracovane vydani
Klukova, Birgit,
ISBN: 8086002217
FIN, Olomouc, 1997. 
  Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Petr Kanak. Second Edition. German-Czech dictionary: [with the new German orthography, illustrations, explanation synonyms, antonyms, study notes, student attachments] a clean copy, no damage to describe. An illustrated dictionary translating the German into the Czechoslovakian Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 896 pages. Text is in Czechoslovakian & German. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Petr Kanak. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Czechoslovakian & German Language; ISBN: 8086002217. ISBN/EAN: 9788086002217. Inventory No: 0247520. 
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On Signs
Blonsky, Marshall,
ISBN: 0801830079
the John Hopkins University press, Baltimore, Maryland, 1991. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; philosophy. ISBN: 0801830079. ISBN/EAN: 9780801830075. Inventory No: 0262154. 
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Cracking Chinese Puzzles 5 Volumes
Ann, T. K. ( An, Zijie ),
Stockflows Co., Ltd, Hong Kong, 1982. 
  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. 
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The New Fowler’s Modern English Usage
Fowler,H.W. (first edited by) Birchfield,R.W. (editor),
ISBN: 0199690367
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1996. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. preface to the third edition, acknowledgements, key to the pronunciation, abbreviations and symbols, bibliographical abbreviations. Plain text card cover with blue white and silver titles to the front panel and white and blue titles to the backstrip. The classic Fowler's English usage, updated. third edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (7), VIII-XXIII, (4), 2-864, (4) pages,. No damage to describe. Clean tidy copy. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0199690367. ISBN/EAN: 9780199690367. Inventory No: 0270028. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. 
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Everyman’s English Pronouncing Dictionary
Jones, Daniel Professor,
J. M. Dent, London, 1963. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XLIV, 539 pages including supplement to the 12th edition, in original blue cloth, blind stamped decoration to the front board, and with dustjacket, price clipped, rubbing, and a half inch tear at the top left of the front panel. Over 58,000 words, including some 14,600 proper names, together with many thousands of inflected forms are now shown with pronunciation in the International phonetic Association symbols. The original bookseller's neat rubberstamp from the Bay of Islands in Northland is at the bottom left of the first page, there is no other annotation that I can find.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries; Reference. Inventory No: 0256632. 
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an Australian Alphabet
Medley, J. D. G.,
Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Victoria, 1953. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0210064. 
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A History of the English Language
Baugh, Albert C. & Cable, Thomas,
ISBN: 0710001053
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1983. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. Clean copy showing minimal signs of handling, and not marred by underlining or writing. Illustrated with a number of maps, and facsimiles of pages from various books. The book looks at English, from the times of the Romans in Britain through to the Norman conquest and the subjection of English, Middle English, the Renaissance, the appeal to authority, 1650 – 1800, and the changes in the 19th century and after, and also the English language in America. Size: Trade Paperback. XVI, 440 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0710001053. ISBN/EAN: 9780710001054. Inventory No: 0267799. 
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the story of Robinson Crusoe in Latin adapted from Daniel Defoe’s famous book by GF Goffeaux & edited, amended and rearranged by PA Barnett
Defoe, Daniel,
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1907. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/. Reprint. internally, a clean copy with no annotations Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 120 pages in original green cloth covered boards slightly darkened on the spine. Text is in Latin. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Latin Language; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 0263408. 
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Reader’s Digest Wordpower Dictionary
Reader’s Digest,
Reader's Digest, London, 2001. 
  Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/. First Edition. a well detailed dictionary with word meanings, origins, pronunciations, prefixes and suffixes, technical terms, acronyms, usage tips, spelling hints, foreign words and phrases, grammar notes, and synonyms and antonyms. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. VIII, 1192 pages in colour illustrated hardcover binding . the only damage is a birthday gift annotation on the first page. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries; Reference. Inventory No: 0249685. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Fowler’s Modern English Usage
Fowler, H. W.,
ISBN: 0198691157
Oxford University Press, London, 1978. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). ex Library/Poor Condition. Reprint. 800 g; XXII, 728 pages, last two pages blank. ex Library with blacked out stamp on front end, and title pages, also on front panel of the dustwrapper, which is faded on the spine section, and rubbed and chipped with splitting either side of the head of the spine. Size: Small Octavo. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries ; ISBN: 0198691157. ISBN/EAN: 9780198691150. Inventory No: 0220255. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Greece; English & Greek Language; ISBN: 0004340043. ISBN/EAN: 9780004340043. Inventory No: 0243575. 
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The Loom of Language; A Guide to Foreign Languages for the Home Student
Bodmer, Frederick (Hogben, Lancelot Thomas -- arranger),
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1944. 
  Hardcover (Cloth backed boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 900 g; 670 pages, published in 1944 as one of the primers for the Age of Plenty series of books. Moisture marks to the cloth of the spine and front board. No other damage Second impression. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0261431. 
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British and American English since 1900
Partridge, Eric and Clark, John W.,
Andrew Dakers Limited, London, 1951. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. in original black cloth covered boards, with gilt titling on the spine. The boards showed some flecking, as well as rubbing of the corners of the boards. Traces of foxing to the top and front edges of the text block. Previous owners annotation on the front free and page. Internally clean. The book is divided into 2 parts, the 1st by Eric partridges on British English, the 2nd parts is on American English and also contains an appendix and general index. A volume on English in a series of histories of British civilisation in the 20th century. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 342 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; history. Inventory No: 0237509. 
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Deutsch-Russisches Wörterbuch. Vierte, gänzlich umgearbeitete und sehr vermehrte Auflage.
Pawlowsky, J.,
N. Kymmel, Riga, 1911. 
  Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Good Condition/. Fourth Edition. The leather at the top of the spine has two short splits. Rubbing of the edges of the boards, exposing the cardboard beneath; hinges sound, short tear to front end page, marbled page edges. This is a dictionary, German word with Russian text giving meaning. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Text is in German and Russian. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; German and Russian Language; Reference. Inventory No: 0253154. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The Spirit of NLP – The process, meaning and criteria for mastering NLP
Hall, L. Michael.,
ISBN: 1899836047
Crown House Publishing, Wales, Britain, 2001. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. This fully revised edition represents the core of a brilliant, Richard Bandler, master training program. It also includes significant contributions from other master trainers, including Eric Robbie, Wyatt Woodsmall, Tad James, Christina Hall and the late Will McDonald. Providing a deeper understanding of the true genius of the co-developer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, it includes the neurology of NLP, and the developmental of sleight of mouth patterns. In addition, it systematically tackles Programming, Linguistics and Neurology. The Spirit of NLP is ideal for all those wishing to update and expand their understanding, or wanting a fresh and exciting new perspective on NLP. – rear panel blurb Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. XXIV, 321, [5] pages, in illustrated softcover binding, with no damage, and no indication that I can find, illustrated with diagrams and text figures.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; neurolinguistic programming; Psychology & Psychiatry. ISBN: 1899836047. ISBN/EAN: 9781899836048. Inventory No: 0257684. 
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Intermediate New Testament Greek; A Linguistic and Exegetical Approach
Young, Richard and Wilson, Christopher,
ISBN: 0805410597
Broadman & Holman, Nashville, Tennessee, 1994. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the book a secondhand. There is no damage to describe. In this book the author steps beyond traditional approaches of sentence-based studies of the surface structure of the Greek language. He presents a broader picture of communication and examines both the language of the Greek New Testament and how its meaning is influenced by its literary and situational context. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text is in English & Greek. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Christianity; English & Greek Language; Religion & Theology. ISBN: 0805410597. ISBN/EAN: 9780805410594. Inventory No: 0246640. 
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The Macquarie Dictionary
Delbridge and Bernard -- Editors,
ISBN: 0949757233
Macquarie Library Pty, Limited, Macquarie University, 1985. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Revised Edition. 2.35 kg; XXVI, 2054 pages, illustrated with various tables, charts, with decorated free end pages, with dark green hardcover binding. The dustjacket is slightly crumpled across the top of the front panel, and the first 2 pages and the last page of the book are creased because of careless handling. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; ISBN: 0949757233. ISBN/EAN: 9780949757234. Inventory No: 0261261. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Course in General Linguistics
Saussure, Ferdinand De,
McGraw-Hill, New York, 1966. 
  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. 
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The Adventure of English ; 500 A.D. to 2000 The Biography of a Language
Bragg, Melvyn,
ISBN: 0340829931
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 2004. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. XII, 3/56 pages, with bibliography and index. 29 plates reproduced either in colour or black-and-white. This book is about where the English language came from and how it achieved the feat of transforming itself so successfully. It is about the words which describe the way we live, the words we think in, seeing in, speak in; the words which nourish our imagination, words which tell us what we are. -- Page IX Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. No damage to describe. Clean tidy copy, with matching dustwrapper.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0340829931. ISBN/EAN: 9780340829936. Inventory No: 0270016. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; By Author on Front End Page. Inventory No: 0209064. 
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Reader’s Digest Reverse Dictionary
Reader’s Digest Editors,
ISBN: 0864490003
Reader's Digest, Sydney, 1996. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. 768 pages, arranged primarily in three column format with interspersed tables, and some colour illustrated diagrams and drawings. The first section is the "reverse dictionary" and part two is a lexicon of difficult words. there is no damage to describe. The book is fresh and clean. The dustjacket shows no damage. Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; ISBN: 0864490003. ISBN/EAN: 9780864490001. Inventory No: 0244095. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The revised Velazquez Spanish & English – English & Spanish self pronouncing dictionary
Velazquez de la Cadena, Mariano & Gray, Edward & Iribas, Juan L.,
ISBN: 0136155340
Prentice-Hall, Inc., New Jersey, 1973. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Reprint. the cost of posting this book outside of Australia will be at least the cost of the book again over any quote. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. XX, 683, [3], XX, 771, [7] pages, in original hardcover binding, slightly rubbed across the bottom edge, with what looks like splatter from a fountain pen on the bottom edge. The dustjacket has been protected by a clear adhesive plastic, which has lifted slightly on the top edge and on the edges of the spine. The other 2 edges of the textblock are slightly darkened with age that are clean, and the thumbnails retain their little stickers.. Text is in Spanish-English. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Spanish-English Language; reference. ISBN: 0136155340. ISBN/EAN: 9780136155348. Inventory No: 0246588. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT WILL WEIGH OVER 1 Kg WITH PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The Little & Ives Webster Dictionary and Home Reference Library. Complete and Unabridged
Wild, Henry Cecil & Partridge, Eric H. -- Editors,
J. J. Little & Ives, New York, 1963. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Front cover, Spine, and rear cover bound with threaded bolt and nut as per publisher. Splitting of the cloth of the hinges. A couple of pages accidentally crumpled because of carelessness, otherwise in very good order. there is a copyright date of 1957, and a first printing statement of 1963. There is a dictionary of the English language, with a section I – XII; then follow a dictionary of the book, the Bible, a dictionary of the mythology, a dictionary of the herbs and quotations, of rhyming word, frequently misspelled words, then there is a dictionary of ancient and modern maps of the world, a dictionary of historical tables, et cetera. 20 sections, 2560 pages. postage within Australia will be a maximum of $22.00. We would be charging at least $95 for posting overseas stop Christmas annotation on the first place. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries; Inventory No: 0244686. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Advanced Greek unseens with passages set for translation at site at London University examinations in arts
Clive, W. B.,
University Tutorial Press Ltd, Oxford -- Great Britain, 1928. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/. Second Edition. the edges of the dark blue cloth covered boards are slightly rubbed which has resulted in a loss of colour. The book appears to be free of any annotation, and offers 148 extracts from Greek works from Euripides through to Plato. there is also an appendix of passages set for translation at sight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 257 pages. Text is in Greek. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Greek Language; education. Inventory No: 0259162. 
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The gentle art of verbal self defence
Elgin, Suzette Haden,
ISBN: 0133510980
spectrum, New Jersey, 1980. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0133510980. ISBN/EAN: 9780133510980. Inventory No: 0267227. 
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Select Orations of Cicero. The Four Orations Against Cataline with an Interlinear Translation on the Hamiltonian System. The Seven Remaining Orations with an Interlinear Translation on the System of Locke.
Cicero, Marcus Tullius ,
David McKay Co, New York, 1966. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. William Underwood & Thomas Clark – Translators.No damage to describe, this book was 1st published in 1885, and the order of the Latin version follows the natural order of the English and those words that are understood in the original are supplied. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text is in English & Latin. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Ancient (BC); English & Latin Language; Education. Inventory No: 0266922. 
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English as a global language
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 052159247X
Cambridge University Press, New York, 1997. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; English language --Social aspects --Foreign countries; ISBN: 052159247X. ISBN/EAN: 9780521592475. Inventory No: 0250266. 
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the shorter oxford english dictionary on historical Principles Volume I A - M only
Brown, Lesley – editor,
ISBN: 019861134X
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1993. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. vol I, XXX, 1280; the only damage is the creasing of the 1st page due to careless handling. please note that this is volume I by itself. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionary; Reference. ISBN: 019861134X. ISBN/EAN: 9780198611349. Inventory No: 0254288. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Italian basis and essentials – to supplement "the basis and essentials of Italian"
Bernardi, Raimondo,
Thomas Nelson, London, 1943. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. Previous owners 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. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; English / Italian Language; Inventory No: 0269905. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; German Language; Reference. Inventory No: 0255628. 
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A Charm of Words; Essays and Papers on Language
Partridge, Eric,
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1960. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. bound in original red papered boards with a plain dustwrapper. The dustwrapper has a 0.5 inch tear at the top and bottom right-hand side of the rear panel, and besides the price clipping, is suntanned on the spine. there is no other damage to describe. Essays on various aspects of etymology, with regard to Latin, and English. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 192 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; reference. Inventory No: 0237665. 
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The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors
Press, Ox U,
ISBN: 0192129708
Clarendon press, Oxford, 1983. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. Adopted by "The Times" and "The Sunday Times" as their official style book, the dictionary gives straightforward guidance on difficult spellings, foreign words, abbreviations, capitalization, punctuation, etc. book a secondhand. Apart from a very slight fading of the spine section, there is no damage to describe. Size: Small Hardcover. 462 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0192129708. ISBN/EAN: 9780192129703. Inventory No: 0250942. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0224159. 
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Dictionary of quotations and proverbs – the everyman edition
Browning, D. C. – Compiler,
ISBN: 070641537X
Octopus Books Ltd, London, 1982. 
  Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. All edges Gilded, gilding of the imitation leather binding. The only damage is previous owner's name sticker at the top of the imitation marbled front end page. No other damage. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 752 pages. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Quotations; Reference. ISBN: 070641537X. ISBN/EAN: 9780706415377. Inventory No: 0269189. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT WILL WEIGH OVER 1 Kg WITH PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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A Short History of Linguistics (Linguistics Library)
Robins, R. H.,
ISBN: 0582552893
Longman Group , London, 1979. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. a clean copy, no damage to describe with a dustjacket that has no damage. This survey was 1st published in 1967. Now, to bring it up to date, to note is taken of current work in the history of linguistics, both as a whole and with reference to specific times and places. It should be more readily comprehensible to any reader with no more than thirsty knowledge of linguistics and schoolroom acquaintance with general European history. All foreign-language material is translated and in the main body of the text only Roman transliterations are used. – Dustjacket blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 260 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0582552893. ISBN/EAN: 9780582552890. Inventory No: 0259225. 
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Mongrel Punts and Hard Ball Gets; An A-Z of Footy Speak
Hunt, Paula & Manton, Glenn (a.k.a. "mother" & "the bolt"),
ISBN: 1921167289
red dog, Fitzroy, 2006. 
  Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Illustrator: photographs. First Edition. an A-Z of football vernacular – the terminology is a little like the authors themselves – honest and enjoyable and a little left of centre – Brereton Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 278, [2] pages in original pristine white hardcover binding with an undamaged photographic illustrated dustwrapper.. The book is in suitable condition to be given as a gift.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Football & Rugby; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 1921167289. ISBN/EAN: 9781921167287. Inventory No: 0259153. 
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Linguistics at Work; A Reader of Applications
Oaks, Dallin D.,
ISBN: 0155035320
Thomson Learning, New York, 2001. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Illustrating how linguistic theory effects change in the "real world", this text demonstrates the applications of linguistic theory in law, medicine, business, education, social policy, translation, literary analysis and other fields. The book is divided into nine chapters with four to six readings, each covering examples of applications of linguistic knowledge and theories. Two contents lists are provided, the first according to application and the second according to the type of linguistic knowledge being applied. There are discussion questions at the end of each chapter. Also extensive glossary, bibliography and index. Unfortunately the previous owner has used green highlight from page 574 onwards, and a pale brown pencil on pages 1-12. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 757 pages. 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; Readers; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0155035320. ISBN/EAN: 9780155035324. Inventory No: 0258999. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Philosophy and Linguistics (Controversies in Philosophy)
Lyas, Colin -- Editor,
ISBN: 0333105133
Macmillan, London, 1971. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the book selects together the most significant contributions to the question/dispute of whether the work of the philosopher could be better done by the linguistic scientist. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 332 pages. There is no damage to describe for either the dustjacket or the book and its binding.. Edges browned slightly. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Philosophy. ISBN: 0333105133. ISBN/EAN: 9780333105139. Inventory No: 0258670. 
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Montague Grammar
Partee, Barbara H,
ISBN: 0125458517
Academic Press, California, 1987. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; philosophy. ISBN: 0125458517. ISBN/EAN: 9780125458511. Inventory No: 0258629. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Major Branches of Philosophical Study; philosophy. ISBN: 1881526119. ISBN/EAN: 9781881526117. Inventory No: 0258532. 
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Finnish (Teach Yourself)
Whitney, Arthur H.,
ISBN: 0340057823
teach yourself books, London, 1970. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. clean copy, no annotations, no damage. The book here presented covers the whole of the grammar of the present-day standard language. The matter for study is divided into 20 lessons or sections for convenience and reference and arrangement and each consists of a number of explanations of points in the construction and use of the language, an exercise in Finnish for translation into English, and reading in Finnish and a vocabulary. – Page V Size: Small Hardcover. 304 pages. Text is in finnish. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; finnish Language; education. ISBN: 0340057823. ISBN/EAN: 9780340057827. Inventory No: 0258306. 
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2000 idiomatic expressions in Yiddish and in their equivalents in English, Hebrew and Russian
Guri, Yosef,
ISBN: 9659025017
Hebrew University Magnes Press, Jerusalem, 2002. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. this dictionary contains well-known and commonly used in Yiddish idioms. The author has endeavoured not to include idioms used only in particular dialect of Yiddish. – Page 8 there is a gifting inscription in English on the conventional last page, and a Hebrew inscription on the 2nd last page. No other damage to describe. Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 9659025017. ISBN/EAN: 9789659025015. Inventory No: 0250035. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Personal Growth - Happiness; Psychology & Psychiatry. ISBN: 1845901150. ISBN/EAN: 9781845901158. Inventory No: 0256907. 
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Solomon Gursky was here
Richler, Mordecai,
ISBN: 0099877309
Vintage, London, 1991. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. a nice clean copy with no damage to describe. Winner of the 1990 Commonwealth writers prize, shortlisted for the Booker prize, a rich, irreverent and exuberant comic masterpiece combining Jewish and Canadian myths First softcover edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 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; Judaica; ISBN: 0099877309. ISBN/EAN: 9780099877301. Inventory No: 0256750. 
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A Descriptive Dictionary, Bislama to English
Camden, William Greenwood,
ISBN: 0959677402
Maropa Bookshop , Villa, New Hebrides, 1977. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. there is a stain from a price sticker on the front cover, and there is evidence of moisture contact on the right-hand side of the rear panel and of the spine. The book itself is clean and free of annotation. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 138 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; New Hebrides; Reference. ISBN: 0959677402. ISBN/EAN: 9780959677409. Inventory No: 0247752. 
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Nouveau Dictionnaire Militaire, par un Comité d’Officiers de toutes les Armes sous la direction d’un Officier Supérieur. Avec 310 figures intercalées dans le texte.
not Credited,
Baudouin, Paris, 1892. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/. Illustrator: drawings. First Edition. The book has been cancelled from the Australian Army library service where it was borrowed once. Apart from damage to the 1st 2 pages of the book, it is in very good order, library stamps to the 1st 2 pages, library pockets to the rear panel inside. Illustrated with line drawings, and some schematics of weapons. Please note that the text is in French. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 854 pages. Text is in French. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; French Language; Military & Warfare. Inventory No: 0266014. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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English as a global language
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 052159247X
Cambridge University Press, New York, 1997. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; English language --Social aspects --Foreign countries; ISBN: 052159247X. ISBN/EAN: 9780521592475. Inventory No: 0246326. 
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The Improved Rhyming Dictionary The Improved Rhyming Dictionary
Whitfield, Jane Shaw,
Thames & Hudson, London, 1954. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the book has been carefully designed to enable required words to be found easily and quickly. The system used is based on the modern principle of grouping the rhymes according to the vowel sounds. Under each grouping, the list of rhymes are given in three sections, single rhymes, double rhymes and triple rhymes. A number of "imperfect" rhymes are given, since offbeat rhyming is a modern innovation often employed in various types of verse. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XX, 284 pages, in original cloth covered boards, with a plain printed dustwrapper which has several short tears across the top edge. Now protected. With. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Poetry. Inventory No: 0243903. 
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Umberto Eco and the Open Text; Semiotics, Fiction, Popular Culture
Bondanella, Peter,
ISBN: 0521442001
Cambridge University Press, Great Britain, 1997. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Peter Bondanella offers the first comprehensive study in English of Eco's works. In clear and accessible language, he traces the development of Eco's interests, from medieval aesthetics to semiotics to popular culture, and shows how Eco's own fiction grows out of his literary and cultural theories. Bondanella also provides a full bibliography of works by and about Eco, arguably the most famous Italian writer since Dante. the original book seller protected the book with clear plastic, but used sticky tape which has since leaked leaving a pale mark on the front end page, and two pale marks on the rear end page. There is no other damage to describe. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 236 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; History & Criticism; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0521442001. ISBN/EAN: 9780521442008. Inventory No: 0251611. 
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Language in danger
Dalby, Andrew,
ISBN: 0713994436
Allen Lane, London, 2002. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. there is no damage to describe for either the book, or the dustjacket. Every two weeks or so, a language dies. By the end of this century if this keeps happening, the number of languages will have been halved. the author explores what this means fast as a species, and what we can do to preserve the rich variety of language and knowledge. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 328 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Language obsolescence; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0713994436. ISBN/EAN: 9780713994438. Inventory No: 0244333. 
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Dirty Words; The Story of Sex Talk
Morton, Mark,
ISBN: 1843543842
Atlantic books, London, 2005. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Etymology; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 1843543842. ISBN/EAN: 9781843543848. Inventory No: 0249180. 
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Svensk Engelsk Ordbok
Santesson Rudolf (Editor),
ISBN: 9124143081
Esselte Stadium, Nacka, 1977. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries; 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. 
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Dr Johnson’s Dictionary; The Extraordinary Story Of The Book That Defined The World
Hitchings, Henry,
ISBN: 0719566312
John Murray, London, 2005. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the book and dustjacket show no damage. After 8 years and were knocked Johnson published a dictionary full of idiosyncrasies, but complete nevertheless. It would become the most important cultural monuments of the 18th century. This is the story of his attempt to define each and every word. The book is illustrated with some black-and-white reproductions of paintings and documents to the Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 278 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Books on Books. ISBN: 0719566312. ISBN/EAN: 9780719566318. Inventory No: 0244882. 
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an Indonesian-English dictionary
Echols, John & Shadily, Hassan,
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1963. 
  Hardcover (Cloth backed boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. tape marks on the inside of both covers, and on the end pages. Previous owner has torn off the top part of the first page to remove their name. Apart from age toning of the page edges, there appears to be no other damage. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 431 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 0244081. 
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An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English
Weekley, Ernest,
ISBN: 0486218732
Dover publications, New York, 1967. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reissued, 1st thus. ISBN of volume 2 is 0486218740 an unaltered, unabridged replication of the original 1921 addition, in two volumes. There is a new biographical memoir of the author by Montague Weekly. Size: Trade Paperback. XX, 813, [14]; [2], 814-1659 pages, in two volumes. There is some sunning of the bottle left hand corner of the first volume slightly darkening the pages on the bottom wage and on the front edge for approximately 2 inches. Otherwise apart from some signs of handling, both books are in very good order.. 2-volume set (complete). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0486218732. ISBN/EAN: 9780486218731. Inventory No: 0244022. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0241658. 
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Anthology of Latin Poetry
Tyrell, Robert Yelverton,
Macmillan and Co, London, 1901. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 550 g; X, 310, (2) pages in original dark red cloth covered binding with gilt titling on the spine, all edges of the text block tinted green. Front and rear end pages have foxing, and there is a trace of flecking to the spine of the binding. No other damage to describe. Internally very clean, bright, and without inscription. "This collection of specimens of Latin poetry is intended to be a companion volume to the Eight Lectures given in America in 1893, and subsequently published (Houghton and Mifflin, Boston; Macmillan, London) under the title of Latin poetry in 1895 I have called the collection Latin Anthology, as the most convenient title available; but that is not really the most accurate description which could be given of the contents or the aim of the volume. An anthology ought to contain only exquisite models of poetic composition. Now this collection aims at providing characteristic specimens of Latin poetry." From the preface page V Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Poetry; Language -- Latin; Inventory No: 0234587. 
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Gran Diccionario Moderno Espanol-Ingles, English-Spanish Larousse
García-Pelayo, Ramón,
ISBN: 2034513312
Larousse, Mexico City, 1984. 
  Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Good/Good. 6th Impression. 2.6 kg; 1542, XIV pages, with a central illustrated section to picked in the parts of common objects in a bilingual manner . There is an abrasion at the top right-hand corner of the front free end page from the removal of the previous owner's ownership label, and the previous owner had carefully covered the dustjacket with clear adhesive sheet to protect it, and had glued the dustjacket down to the paste downs. Now separated. Bumping to the lower corner of the front and rear boards. No other damage to describe. A rather comprehensive Spanish English/English Spanish dictionary. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Language -- Spanish; dictionaries; ISBN: 2034513312. ISBN/EAN: 9782034513312. Inventory No: 0231348. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Word Myths -- debunking linguistic urban legends
Wilton, David,
ISBN: 0195172841
Oxford University press, New York, 2004. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Ivan Brunetti. First Edition. bound in original grey cloth backed white boards, and with a colour illustrated dustjacket. The book although 2nd hand, has no damage. This book not only debunks word myths, it also shows you how to tell of yourself when an all to0 good too plausible etymology is just too good to be true. If you're interested in etymology, then he should be in like Flynn with regards to this book. :-) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 221, (7) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Ivan Brunetti. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0195172841. ISBN/EAN: 9780195172843. Inventory No: 0237965. 
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Comic Alphabets; Their Origin, Development, Nature
Partridge, Eric,
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1961. 
  Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Michael Foreman. First Edition. 300 g; 136 pages, last page blank, illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings, and with an illustrated dust jacket. Original bookseller's sticker on front end page, a little Browning and spotting of the top and front edges of the text block, but internally, the book appears free of blemish. The dust jacket has traces of foxing on the fold over edges, and is rubbed at each of the corners, with a couple small chips at the top of the spine section. Eric Partridge has cool into the origin and development of the comic alphabets from old English and mediaeval Greek down to the 1960s, as into its characteristics and variants he is also gone with that fusion of wit and humour with scholarship which he has made peculiarly his own. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Michael Foreman. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 0221059. 
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Vocabolario Napoletano – Italiano, Italiano – Napoletano
Salzano, Antonio,
Edizioni del Giglio, Napoli, 1980. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Reprint. small splits on the bottom edge of the rear panel, gift notation at the top of the 1st page. And, the book has been over opened in the middle of the central photographic and Art section, giving a crease on the spine. Otherwise sound and clean. Please note that the text of this work is an Italian and Napoletano. Size: Trade Paperback. 544 pages. Text is in Italian. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Italy; Italian Language; Reference. Inventory No: 0237086. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Shoot the Puppy; a survival guide to the curious jargon of modern life
Thorne, Tony,
ISBN: 0140515801
Penguin, London, 2006. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: phil hall. First Edition. ownership detail at the top of the half title page. In original blue hardcover binding, with illustrated dust jacket, and black-and-white line drawings throughout. In addition to the definition of words and expressions, there is also a glossary. The book sifts through the ever-growing heap of bizarre, (sometimes downright silly) contemporary jargon from around the English-speaking world and explains where it comes from, who uses it– and what it really means Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XXII, 312. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: phil hall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0140515801. ISBN/EAN: 9780140515800. Inventory No: 0237055. 
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The Synonym Finder
Rodale, J.I. and Staff,
ISBN: 0446370290
Warner Books, New York, 1978. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. bound in original paperback binding, with slight ageing of the page edges, and a gift annotation on the blank page opposite the title page. The Last Word in Thesauruses – More than 1,000,000 synonyms – Simple alphabetical arrangement – no separate index necessary –Separate subdivisions for the different parts of speech and different meanings of the same word – Expanded to include thousands of new words and expressions that have entered the language in recent years – Includes clearly labeled (sic) slang and informal words and expressions, as well as rare, archaic, scientific and other specialized terms – Minimum cross-references. Size: Trade Paperback. 1361 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0446370290. ISBN/EAN: 9780446370295. Inventory No: 0238536. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The Macquarie Dictionary
Delbridge and Bernard -- Editors,
ISBN: 0949757411
Macquarie Library Pty, Limited, Macquarie University, 1987. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. 2009 pages, illustrated with various tables, charts, with decorated free end pages, with dark green hardcover binding. This 2nd revised edition mirrors social cultural and economic changes. a clean copy, with no damage, and free of annotation Second impression. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; ISBN: 0949757411. ISBN/EAN: 9780949757418. Inventory No: 0238547. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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The Stories of English
Crystal, David,
ISBN: 0141015934
Penguin, London, 2005. 
  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. 
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The Oxford Dictionary of New Words
Knowles, Elizabeth & Elliott, Julia,
ISBN: 0198631529
Oxford University press, Oxford, 1997. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. in original black papered boards, with colour illustrated dust jacket, the book shows no damage apart from general handling. The book examines over 2000 new words of become part of daily life in the 1980s and provides etymology, and the informal history and illustrative quotation. New Edition, Revised and Updated, 1st thusly. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 358. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; reference. ISBN: 0198631529. ISBN/EAN: 9780198631521. Inventory No: 0237702. 
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The Making of the American Language from its Anglo-Saxon Roots to the Modern Age
Dohan, Mary Helen,
ISBN: 088029566X
Dorset Press, New York, 1990. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reissued 1st Thus. in original red cloth backed light blue boards, with decorated dust jacket. There is a small splits at the top of the front fold over crease, otherwise there is no damage to describe. 1st published in 1974 under the title Our Own Words, and has been reissued in 1990 with the new title. The book explains how the American language diverged, from the original English, how it assimilated words from other languages, and how it changed the meaning of words, or, chose to use a different word in preference. – Running for office versus standing for office. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 316, XLII pages,. Text is in American. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; America; American Language; ISBN: 088029566X. ISBN/EAN: 9780880295666. Inventory No: 0237553. 
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Modern Hebrew-English Dictionary
Zilkha, Avraham,
ISBN: 0300046480
young University press, Newhaven, 1989. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. bound in original paperback binding, slight rub on the left-hand side of the front panel, no other damage or annotation noted. Presented in the "normal" manner for a Hebrew book with pagination starting at the traditional end of the book. Modern Hebrew, the language of present-day Israel, contains vocabulary from all its historical layers, as well as colloquialisms, borrowings, and recently coined words. This Hebrew-English dictionary is an up-to-date, easy to use, and inexpensive tool to enable the student and other readers to understand contemporary Hebrew texts – rear panel blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (6), 305, VI pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference; Dictionary. ISBN: 0300046480. ISBN/EAN: 9780300046489. Inventory No: 0237472. 
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Your Jewish Lexicon
Samuel, Edith,
ISBN: 0807400548
Union of American Hebrew Congragations, New York, 1982. 
  Hardcover. Fair Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the dust jacket has a quarter inch tear and a half inch tear at the bottom of the rear panel, and there is insect damage at the top of sections 26 through 31 to a depth of approximately half an inch. clear and concise, each of the book's 72 brief chapters begins with a route or call word from which others grow. Using the basic books of Judaism including the Torah and Siddur, to illustrate hundreds of Hebrew words and expressions in context, the book does not treat words are separate entities, but as members of families with fascinating histories. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVIII, 174. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Judaica; Religion & Theology. ISBN: 0807400548. ISBN/EAN: 9780807400548. Inventory No: 0237248. 
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The Oxford Dictionary of New Words
Tulloch, Sara,
ISBN: 019869170X
Oxford University press, Oxford, 1991. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. in original black papered boards, with colour illustrated dust jacket, the book shows no damage apart from general handling. The book examines over 2000 new words of become part of daily life in the 1980s and provides etymology, and the informal history and illustrative quotation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 324. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; reference. ISBN: 019869170X. ISBN/EAN: 9780198691709. Inventory No: 0237250. 
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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
Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, 1976. 
  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. 
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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. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0235076. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Dorland’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary 26th Edition
Dorland, William Alexander,
ISBN: 4755700221
Igaku-Shoin/Saunders International, Japan, 1982. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 26th Edition. 2.3 kg; XXX, 1486 pages, bound in dark brown vinyl, with faded gilt titling to the spine in front panel. The book shows no damage. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference; dictionaries; ISBN: 4755700221. ISBN/EAN: 9784755700224. Inventory No: 0234035. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. 
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Australian Aboriginal Native Words and Their Meanings
ENDACOTT, SYDNEY J. ( Compiler ),
Robertson & Mullens, Melbourne, 1944. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. pp. 48; stiff printed wrapper with adverts on rear panel, a good copy. ( February, 1944). Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Aboriginal -- Australia; Dictionaries ; Inventory No: 0203907. 
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Cesko Nemecky Slovnik druhe prepracovane vydani
Klukova, Birgit,
ISBN: 8086002268
FIN, Olomouc, 1997. 
  Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Petr Kanak. Second Edition. Czech-German dictionary: [with the new German orthography, illustrations, explanation synonyms, antonyms, study notes, student attachments] a clean copy, no damage to describe. An illustrated dictionary translating the Czechoslovakian into the German. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 896 pages. Text is in Czechoslovakian & German. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Petr Kanak. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Czechoslovakian & German Language; ISBN: 8086002268. ISBN/EAN: 9788086002262. Inventory No: 0247519. 
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On Language
Safire, William,
ISBN: 0812909372
Times Books, New York, 1980. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Dictionaries ; Reference; ISBN: 0812909372. ISBN/EAN: 9780812909371. Inventory No: 0213191. 
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Mac’s Key to Geelong Street Directory and guide with 16 Maps
McHardy, S J,
McHardy's Publications, Geelong, No date. 
  Stapled Card. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. 38 pages, includes many pages of advertisements, and 14 maps. The book shows obvious signs of having been held in the glove box, next to the toolkit. :-) . No publication date, but obviously 1950s Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Transport -- Cars; dictionaries; Inventory No: 0210571. 
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Legisne toram?
Ubach, Dr. B.,
Monasterii B. V. M. , Montiserrati, 1918. 
  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. Category: Language & Linguistics; Latin Language; Inventory No: 0206072. 
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