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A BASIC COURSE IN GULF ARABIC
Qafisheh, Hamdi A.
University of Arizona/Librairie Du Liban Tucson, Arizona/ Beirut, Lebanon 1975 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xxii, 482pp., book square, tight. Two white labels affixed top ffep, covering old names. Laminated dustjacket has mild edgewear, clear tape reinforcing top and bottom of spine. Poorly adhered lamination has lifted in areas, [lateral lines]. Divided into 42 units, each comprising: Text, Translation, Vocabulary, Additional Vocabulary, Grammar and Drills. Printers Erratum has been addressed; lead pages of Units 9, 10, 12 have corrected pages pasted over misprinted pages. Book weight approx. 770g.   Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000427  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE NEW LIGHT ENGLISH-TIBETAN DICTIONARY
Dhongthog, T.G.
Library of Tibetan Works and Archives Dharmsala, Himachal, Pradesh, India 1973 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardcover [Original Cloth] xix, + 523pp. Book square. Spine lightly shaken. Foredge corners, plus head and heel of backstrip, bumped. White titles on lightly scuffed green cloth boards. Slight dampstain on head of text-block, foredge splotches on several leaves. No dustjacket. Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama, Preface, Homage, Concluding Prayer, Hints on using the Dictionary, Key to Pronunciation, Abbreviations. Book weight approx. 800g.   Good
Price: 37.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004656  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A HANDBOOK OF ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION
Hooke, Robert and Rowell, Judith
ISBN: 0713180226
Edward Arnold London 1982 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover xvi, + 248pp., b/white cartoon illustrations by Pamela Winterton. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to half-title page, else leaves clean. Printed card wrapper negligibly surface scuffed, previous bookseller's sticker to rear panel. PLEASE NOTE: Book only, does not include cassettes. " . . . a thorough course in the pronunciation of English sounds. Features notes on each sound in French, German, Greek, Italian, Portugese and Spanish; clear drawings, and where appropriate, photographs to illustrate the descriptions of the sounds; full descriptions of how the sounds are made; tests at the beginning of each section; discrimination and repetition exercises for each sound in isolation, in different parts of words, and in sentences; notes on stress and intonation, and practice of these; lively and imaginative classroom activities . . . " Book weight approx. 329g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010110  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE STORY OF ESPERANTO, The International Language
Maddern, I.T.
None Noted [Prob. Australian Esperanto society] Melbourne, Australia 1971 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardcover [Cloth] 23pp., EX-LIBRARY copy, with partially removed identifiers on front endpapers, plus coding on Contents page. Book square. Spine firm [gilt libris code there-on]. Cloth splash-stained [bleached] on rear board. Front panel of original dustjacket affixed over front board. Random fingermarks, splotches, minor margin damage, and one insignificant pen mark on leaves. A concise history and background of Esperanto, and the struggle for international acceptance. It was developed by Ludovic Lazarus Zamenhof, born Bialystok, Russian Poland, 15 December, 1859. He died in 1917, the popularity of his development having ebbed and flowed as world issues changed. Book weight approx. 140g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004332  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LANGUAGE IN THOUGHT AND ACTION (Fifth Edition)
Hayakawa, S.I. and Hayakawa, Alan R.
ISBN: 0155501208
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich College Publishers U.S.A. 1992 Fifth Edition, 7th Impression
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover xvii, + 287pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. Contents include: Preface, 19 chapters over two 'books', Postscript, Appendix of Applications, Selected Bibliography. A book on semantics, written by Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa (born Canada, 1906), based on his earlier work, 'Language in Action', first published in 1939. S.I. Hayakawa died in California in 1992. Book weight approx. 425g.   Very Good +
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 008649  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BHARGAVA’S STANDARD ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE [Anglo-Hindi Edition]
[Compiled by] Prof. R.C. Pathak
Bhargava Book Depot Varanasi, India 1997 12th Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Quarter Cloth Hardback & DJ 1432pp., small, intext, line-drawn b/w illustrations. Book square. Cloth backstrip lightly bumped, several small spots, foredge corner bumped. Minor insect damage to small area of exposed inside rear cover. Leaves clean. Laminated, printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, closed tear on lower rear foredge fold. First published in 1939, this 12th edition revised and enlarged. Inferior production materials were used throughout this book, diminishing the overall quality . . . Book weight approx. 1070g. [1.07KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Good+
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 002013  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FIRST LANGUAGE ACQUISITION : Method, Description, and Explanation
Ingram, David
ISBN: 0521349168
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, England 1989 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover xi, + 572pp. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked, soft corner crease to small section. Printed card wrapper (covered in adhesive film by previous owner) mildly edgeworn and scuffed. "Written from a linguistic perspective, it provides detailed accounts of the development of children's receptive and productive abilities in all the core areas of language - phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics . . . provides advanced undergraduate and graduate students alike with a cogent and closely analysed exposition of how children acquire language in real time . . . " Contents include: Preface, 10 chapters over two 'parts', Bibliography, Author Index, General Index. Book weight approx. 850g.   Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009630  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ADVANCED DICTIONARY English Indonesian. Indonesian-English
[Reality Team]
ISBN: 9791004153
Reality Publisher Indonesia 2007 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Softcover in Vinyl Slipcover 958pp. Thumb index. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Plain white card wrapper. Maroon vinyl slipcover, with gilt titles to spine and front panel and gilt reinforced front foredge corners, negligibly scuffed only. Contents include: Preface (Indonesian), A Guide To Pronunciation, A-Z English-Indonesian, A-Z Indonesian-English, Regular Verbs, Irregular Verbs, Tenses. Book weight approx. 1.52 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009183  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Tapis Volant 1
Zemiro, Jane; and Chamberlain, Alan
ISBN: 0170090728
Thomas Nelson Australia South Melbourne, Australia 1995 Reprint
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Softcover Softcover, reprint, 548gms, 153 pages. This is a fully integrated course in three levels (of which this is the first) written specifically for secondary school students learning French in Australia. Book has been well used and is in fair to good condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear. Book shows a few pen marks on the inside front endpapers where a former owner has written their name. Book has been covered in clear contact for protection. External spine shows moderate to heavy bumping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: FORNF6  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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THE CAMBRIDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LANGUAGE
Crystal David
ISBN: 0521424437
Cambridge University Press  1994 Reprint
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Paperback As New condition. "With over 600 maps, diagrams and photographs, the book is a unique source of information on the variety, structure, history and theory of language- for the student of language or literature, and all those interested in how we communicate." Heavier items may require additional postage.  As New
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007387  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE WIDE RANGE READERS: BLUE BOOK II
Schonell F.J. And Flowerdew P.
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh  1964 Reprint
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Pictorial Boards Very Good/Good condition. Some Black and White illustrations.  Very Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006485  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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EGYPTIAN ARABIC PHRASEBOOK
Wayne Scott
ISBN: 0864420706
Lonely Planet  1990 First Edition
24mo - over 5" - 5" Tall Soft Cover Very Good condition.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006167  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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A DICTIONARY OF KIWI SLANG
McGill David
ISBN: 0908722354
Mills Publishing  1993 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean cover.   Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002980  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Current Japanese Interculural Communication
Yoshiko Higurashi
ISBN: 4893580361
Bonjinsha Co Ltd Tokyo 1987 1st Ed 2nd Printing
 Paperback Fair-Good wear around spine and spine peeling.  Fair - Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: r/cs 3273  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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1997 Writers Market Where and How to Sell What You Write
no author
ISBN: 089879742X
Writers Digest Books Ohio 1997 1st Ed 2nd Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good
Price: 17.30 (AUD)
Book Number: r/cs 2588s  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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The Oxford Dictionary of New Words
no author
ISBN: 019869170X
Oxford University Press Oxford, New York 1991 1st Ed 2nd Printing
 Hard Cover   Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: r/cs 2567s  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Japanese Picture Cards Vol 2
Yutaka Sato, Margaret Yamashita, Yuko Green
ISBN: 1880188740
Bess Press  1993 1st Edition
 Paperback   Very Good
Price: 32.40 (AUD)
Book Number: r/cs 2248  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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An Introduction to Literary Chinese
Michael A. Fuller
ISBN: 0674461746
Harvard University Press Cambridge 1999 1st Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stiff Wrapper Chinese/English Language book  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010027dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Literary Chinese By the Inductive Method Volume III The Mencius Books I-III
Herrlee Glesner Creel (Ed), Chang Tsung-Ch’ien, Richard C. Rudolf
The University of Chicago Press Chicago 1964 2nd Impression
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Some wear of board edges, spots of fading across boards and spine, rust stains on FFEP o/w VG.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010028dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Literary Chinese By the Inductive Method Volume I The Hsiao Ching
Herrlee Glesner Creel (Ed), Chang Tsung-Ch’ien, Richard C. Rudolf
The University of Chicago Press Chicago 1960 2nd imp
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Wear and small spots of fading across boards and spine o/w VG.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010029dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Understanding Chinese Characters A Beginner’s guide to the Chinese Language
Edoardo Fazzioli, Rebecca Hon Ko (Calligrapher)
ISBN: 000412345X
William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. London 1987 1st Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall  Some marking of dust jacket o/w VG.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010030dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Introduction to Literary Chinese
J. J. Brandt
Henri Vetch Peiping 1936 2nd Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall  Rust stains on FFEP and rear end papers, some wear of board edges o.w VG. Dust jacket is chipped and worn, covered in a free fitting plastic cover o/w VG.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010034dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Outline of Classical Chinese Grammar
Edwin G. Pulleyblank
ISBN: 0774805412
UBC Press Vancouver 1996 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Stiff Wrapper Some wear of board and spine edges with some creasing o/.w VG.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010035dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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A First Course in Literary Chinese Volume II
Harold Shadick, Ch’iao Chien
ISBN: 0801498384
Cornell Univerity Press Ithaca 1968 1st Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stiff Wrapper Some wear of board edges o/w VG.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010038dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Spoken Chinese 900
no author
ISBN: 7532003426
   No Date
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Paperback Covers and spine are worn with some discolouration of rear, o/w VG. Chinese and English Language book.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010048dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Lin Yutang’s Chinese-English Dictionary of Modern Usage with Supplementary Indexes
no author
ISBN: 962201013X
The Chinese University Press Hong Kong 1982 3rd Print
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall  Supplementary Indexes contained in small independant book inside cover.  Near Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010057dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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A Classical Chinese Reader
A.D. Syrokomla-Stefanowska, Bi Xiyan
ISBN: 0958652600
Wild Peony Broadway 1996 1st Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stiff Wrapper Chinese and English Language  Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010059dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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A New Introduction to Classical Chinese
Raymond Dawson
ISBN: 0198154607
Clarendon Press Oxford 1993 Reprint
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stiff Wrapper Chinese and English Language  Near Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010061dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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The First Branch Blooming on Earth THe Book of Lyrics (Chinese Vs English)
Xu Yuan Zhong (trans), Zhu Chong Ping (Ed)
ISBN: 7215016811
   No Date
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Stiff Wrapper Small waterstain on front cover o/w VG.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010062dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Chinese Idioms and Their English Equivalents
Professor Chen Yong-Zhen, Dr Spring Chen
ISBN: 962070049X
 Hong Kong  No Date
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Stiff Wrapper Chinese and English Language  Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010063dr  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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