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Handy Dictionary Of The Latin And English Languages

By: N/A

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, David Mckay: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 22919

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 212 pages; 22919 View more info

The Social Contract A Personal Inquiry Into the Evolutionary Sources of Order and Disorder

By: Ardrey, Robert

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, McClelland and Stewart Ltd.: 1970

Seller ID: 27646

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In new mylar. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages; 27646 View more info

Art Speak A Guide to Contemporary Ideas, Movements, and Buzzwords

By: Atkins, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 4th Printing

Seller ID: 29582

ISBN: 1558590102

Condition: Near Fine


Contains nearly 120 entries which clearly explain the who, what, where, and when of American and European art since 1945. Fifty-six black-and-white illustrations and 28 color plates are interwoven with an invaluable timeline of world and art world events from 1945 to 1996. A one-page ArtChart provides a handy overview of the major art movements during the same period. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages View more info

The Correct Word: How To Use It

By: Baker, Josephine Turck

Price: $11.00

Publisher: The Correct English Publications, Inc.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15140

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 235 pages; 15140 View more info

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The Kingfisher First Thesaurus

By: Beal, George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Kingfisher Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24034

ISBN: 1856979148

Condition: Near Fine


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages; 24034 View more info

THE GROLIER CHILDREN'S THESAURUS

By: Bellamy, John

Price: $14.51

Publisher: Grolier: 1992

Seller ID: 27040

ISBN: 0717282600

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 198 pages; 27040F View more info

A Caring Society The New Deal, the Worker, and the Great Depression: a History of the American Worker 1933-1941

By: Bernstein, Irving

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21516

ISBN: 0395331161

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A History of the American Worker Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 338 pages; 21516 View more info

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The Grammar Lady How to Mind Your Grammar in Print and in Person

By: Bruder, Mary Newton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 2000

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30838

ISBN: 0786884355

Condition: Very Good+


Stated first paperback edition. Frankly, I wish more English teachers would make their students study this book. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 278 pages; 30838 View more info

Encyclopedia Of Ancient Mesoamerica

By: Bunson, Margaret R. , and Stephen M. Bunson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Facts On File: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25019

ISBN: 0816024022

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


4to 11" - 13" tall; 322 pages; 25019 View more info

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The Second Ring Of Power

By: Castaneda, Carlos

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1977

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24782

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Witchcraft, spells... ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; 24782 View more info

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Tara Revisited Women, War and the Plantation Legend

By: Clinton, Catherine

Price: $25.20

Publisher: NY, Abbeville Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 20851

ISBN: 0789201593

Condition: Near Fine


Map endpapers; frontispiece of Vivian Leigh as Scarlet O'hara in Gone With the Wind. Foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. : Of the various communities of agents that created nineteenth-century American life, it is the inner lives of women, along with those of people of color, which remain largely 'terra incognito' even to late twentieth-century readers. And of the various communities of nineteenth-century women, none is more complex or enigmatic than that of women in the South. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; 20851 View more info

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Mother Tongue How Humans Create Language

By: Davis, Joel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Birch Lane: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14523

ISBN: 1559722061

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


"Comprehensive report by veteran science writer Joel Davis on the glories and mysteries of language. A first-rate overview. "--Kirkus Reviews. Tiny chip on head of DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 352 pages; 14523 View more info

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Narrative of the Life Of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave

By: Douglass, Frederick & Jr. William Mackey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2002

Seller ID: 31040

ISBN: 0760742065

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In powerful, unapologetic prose, Douglass's account of his early years gave white Americans of the time the victim's view of the institution of slavery--showing its daily humiliations, hypocrisies, and matter-of-fact brutalities. It has subsequently given all Americans an opportunity to connect with one of the great minds and spirits of our nation. Two closed tears on DJ, lower front right and upper rear near spine. Otherwise perfect. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 127 pages; 31040 View more info

Symbols And Social Theory

By: Duncan, Hugh Dalziel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25095

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ a little worn, spine sunned. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 314 pages; 25095 View more info

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Store up the Anger

By: Ebersohn, Wessel

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30649

ISBN: 0140066969

Condition: Very Good+


The painful account of the death of Sam Bhengu, a young black in South Africa -- and a powerful, eloquent testimony to one man's struggle against anonymity and defeat. Very light edgewear, page edges tanning a little. ; King Penguin Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages; 30649 View more info

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Making The Alphabet Dance Recreational Word Play

By: Eckler, Ross

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15308

ISBN: 0312140320

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The author taps into the virtual renaissance of recreational linguistics withthis impressive and detailed collection of some of the most challenging games and puzzles that have stumped word lovers for decades. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 279 pages; 15308 View more info

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Crane's Blue Book Of Stationery

By: Feinberg, Steven L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1989

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22643

ISBN: 0385262604

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


. Previous owner's name, scratched out. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 236 pages; 22643 View more info

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Jasper A Backward Glance

By: Findlay, Nora

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Jasper, Alberta, Canada, Jasper-Yellowhead Historical Society: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28383

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Nora Findlay. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 133 pages; 28383Vsh; Signed by Author View more info

SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIALS TO ACCOMPANY PUNTOS DE PARTIDA FIFTH EDITION

By: Foerster, Sharon W.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill Primis Custom Publishing: 1996

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 22812

ISBN: 0070219540

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


This compilation of materials is filled with imaginative classroom tested ideas to help both teachers and students focus on the real aspects of the language. Every chapter has fun exercises to interest the first-year and conversational Spanish student. Short pronunciation practices, listening exercises, grammar worksheets, integrative commun- ication building activities, comprehensive chapter reviews, and language games make this invaluable to the Spanish teacher using PUNTOS DE PARTIDA, which is also available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 281 pages; 22812 View more info

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The Well-tempered Sentence A Punctuation Handbook for the Innocent, the Eager, and the Doomed

By: Gordon, Karen Elizabeth

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Ticknor & Fields: 1983

Edition: 12th Printing

Seller ID: 23598

ISBN: 0899191703

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


"It is the author's notion that punctuation is at least as inevitable as death and taxes, so it might as well be learned and enjoyed. Her little book enables us to do both" --Edwin Newman. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 96 pages; 23598 View more info