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Celtic Advance in the Atomic Age 1967 Annual Volume of the Celtic League

By: Gadhra, Nollaig O (editor)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Celtic League: 1967

Seller ID: 203133

Condition: Very Good


stapled paperback, a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, 123pp View more info

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The Complete Plain Words

By: Gowers, Ernest

Price: £6.50

Publisher: HMSO: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 227207

ISBN: 0117003409

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, black cloth lettered gilt to spine, no dust wrapper, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 240pp View more info

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The Elements of Conversation, French and English

By: Gros, C

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Dulau & Co: 1824

Edition: 5th edition

Seller ID: 195952

Condition: Good


leather bound, upper joint split, backstrip part lacking, a good clean text, previous owner details in a good hand to front endpapers, sentence of French practice to front pastedown, 153pp View more info

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Hartley's Foreign Phrases : A Dictionary of European Words and Expressions in Current Usage

By: Hartley, J L A (compiler)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Stacey International: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 196795

ISBN: 1905299206

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, large 8vo, a near fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a near fine dust wrapper, 402pp View more info

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The Best After-Dinner Stories

By: Heald, Tim (compiler)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 187685

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, white pictorial cloth lettered brown on silver to spine, no jacket issued, a near fine copy in a lightly rubbed slipcase, illustrated by Paul Cox, 268pp View more info

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The Best After-Dinner Stories

By: Heald, Tim (compiler)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 187110

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, white pictorial cloth lettered brown on silver to spine, no jacket issued, a near fine copy in a very lightly scuffed slipcase, illustrated by Paul Cox, 268pp View more info

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The Best After-Dinner Stories

By: Heald, Tim (compiler)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 2006

Seller ID: 197328

Condition: Fine


hardback, 8vo, 5th printing, white pictorial cloth lettered brown on silver to spine, no jacket issued, a fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a very good slipcase, illustrated by Paul Cox, 268pp View more info

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Private Life of English Words

By: Heller, Louis & Humez, Alexander & Dror, Malcah

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1984

Seller ID: 194538

ISBN: 0710200064

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, line marks to pp 164-5 o/w a very good clean and tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, 333pp View more info

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A Dictionary of Difficult Words

By: Hill, Robert H

Price: £9.85

Publisher: New American Library: 1975

Seller ID: 227476

Condition: Very Good


originally a paperback, this copy has been rebound in a well executed coarse half leather binding with red cloth sides, lettered gilt to two compartments on spine, tail end compartment with initials of a previous owner, 368pp View more info

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The Polyglot Correspondent whereby any mercantile letter may be composed in either English, French, German & Spanish

By: Hossfeld, C & Vaton, E & Sanchez, M

Price: £21.50

Publisher: Hirschfeld Bros: 1891

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 193041

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 16mo, extremities very slightly rubbed but generally a very good clean and tightly bound copy, text in four parallel columns, an uncommon litlte work View more info

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A Short Introduction to the Study of Comparative Grammar (Indo-European)

By: Hudson-Williams, T

Price: £6.50

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 1935

Seller ID: 216706

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly age toned dust wrapper, neat small signature of a previous owner, text clean and unmarked, 78pp View more info

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Japanese : A Comprehensive Grammar

By: Kaiser, Stefan; Ichikawa, Yasuko; Kobayashi, Noriko; Yamamoto, Hilofumi

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Routledge: 2004

Seller ID: 183948

ISBN: 041509920X

Condition: Very Good


a very good paperback copy in a protective loose fitting plastic sleeve, 636pp View more info

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Description and Measurement of Bilingualism: Seminar Proceedings, University of Moncton, 1967

By: Kelly, L G

Price: £20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 1970

Seller ID: 225830

ISBN: 0802016669

Condition: Very Good


hardback, minor spotting to endpapers else a very good tightly bound copy, signature of a previous owner else the text remains clean and unmarked, 442pp View more info

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Lettering the Self in Medieval and Early Modern France

By: Kong, Katherine

Price: £19.50

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2010

Seller ID: 191490

ISBN: 1843842319

Condition: Fine


hardback, 8vo, laminated boards, no jacket issued, a fine crisp copy, 275pp View more info

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Lettering the Self in Medieval and Early Modern France

By: Kong, Katherine

Price: £19.50

Publisher: D.S.Brewer: 2010

Seller ID: 191489

ISBN: 1843842319

Condition: Fine


hardback, 8vo, laminated boards, no jacket issued, a fine crisp copy, 275pp View more info

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Collins-Spurrell Welsh Dictionary

By: Lewis, Henry

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collins: 1961

Seller ID: 209308

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a very good tightly bound copy in a poor worn and torn dust wrapper, name of a previous owner o/w text unmarked and clean, 317pp View more info

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A Greek-English Lexicon, revised and augmented [and] With a Supplement

By: Liddell, Henry George & Scott, Roger [with] Jones, Sir Henry Stuart & McKenzie, Roderick

Price: £66.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: 9th edition

Seller ID: 227631

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small folio measuring 11 3/4" x 9" x 3 1/2", blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, no dust wrapper, top corners of boards knocked lightly at tips, minor score mark to upper board, publisher 'J' stamp to title page, the binding remains tight, the text is clean and free of markings, xlv + 2042, xi + 153pp. A large heavy volume which, if ordered from certain overseas locations, might attract a request for additional postage. View more info

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Gaelic Without Groans ! in a series of twenty-nine lessons

By: Mackechnie, John

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Eneas Mackay: 1935

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 206887

Condition: Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, age-toned to covers, rubbed at tail end of spine but a tightly bound copy, some foxing, annotation and underlining to 5 pages and rear blank & thus good only, 155pp, text in English and Gaelic View more info

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Frantic semantics : Snapshots of our changing language

By: Morrish, John

Price: £4.85

Publisher: Macmillan: 1999

Seller ID: 227208

ISBN: 0333763521

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 179pp View more info

Image for Dirty Words : The Story of Sex Talk

Dirty Words : The Story of Sex Talk

By: Morton, Mark

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Atlantic Books: 2005

Seller ID: 186514

ISBN: 1843543842

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 8vo, a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, 368pp View more info

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Colloquial Arabic

By: O'Leary, De Lacy

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co: 1943

Edition: 7th edition

Seller ID: 198170

Condition: Very Good


hardback, blue cloth lettered black, no dust wrapper, minor foxing o/w a very good tightly bound copy, dated signature of a previous owner, 192pp View more info

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Repossessions : Selected Essays on the Literary Heritage

By: O'Tuama, Sean

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Cork University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 202295

ISBN: 1859180442

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, yellow cloth lettered black, no wrapper, top corners of boards very slightly knocked at tips, scattered pencil markings in a light and easily erasable hand, signature of a previous owner, a tightly bound copy, 294pp View more info

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Handbooks on the National Language Readers of Japan volume I

By: Ojima, Kikue

Price: £9.50

Publisher: San Ko Sha: 1929

Seller ID: 190290

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a very good clean & tightly bound copy, 79pp View more info

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Usage and Abusage - a guide to good English

By: Partridge, Eric

Price: £9.65

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1981

Seller ID: 227497

Condition: Good


originally published as a paperback, this copy has been rebound in a well executed coarse half leather binding with black sides, lettered gilt on black leather to spine and with previous owner initials in gilt on black leather to compartment at foot of spine, paper quite heavily age-toned, foxed to pre-lims, 380pp View more info

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Eric Partridge in His Own Words

By: Partridge, Eric & Crystal, David (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 187775

ISBN: 0233973001

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, front free endpaper clipped at top corner o/w very good in a price-clipped & now protected dust jacket, 251pp View more info

Image for Gaelic Made easy - a Guide to Gaelic for Beginners, Part 1 : comprising 10 lessons in Gaelic

Gaelic Made easy - a Guide to Gaelic for Beginners, Part 1 : comprising 10 lessons in Gaelic

By: Paterson, John M

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dionnasg Gaidhlig Na h-Alba: 1958

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 206891

Condition: Good


paperback, booklet, printed card covers, some discolouration but o/w good, tightly bound, 40pp View more info

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Bhargavas Standard Illustrated Dictionary of the English language (Anglo-Hindi edition)

By: Pathak, R C (compiler)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Bhargava Book Depot: 1996

Edition: 12th edition

Seller ID: 224817

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, thick octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, 1432pp View more info

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Ulster-Scots : A Grammar of the Traditional Written and Spoken Language

By: Robinson, Philip S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Ullans Press: 1997

Seller ID: 210697

ISBN: 0953035018

Condition: Very Good


paperback, printed gloss card covers, crease to top corner of rear cover o/w a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, 229pp View more info

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Wessex Dialect

By: Rogers, Norman

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Moonraker Press: 1979

Seller ID: 172195

ISBN: 0239001826

Condition: Good


hardback, pages age-toned, top edge foxed o/w very good in a very good price-clipped dust wrapper, 99pp View more info

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Dictionary of Changes in Meaning

By: Room, Adrian

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Guild Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: 194620

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, small marginal ink mark on page 133 o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a part faded dust wrapper, 292pp View more info