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QPB Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins

By: Hendrickson, Robert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Facts on File: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2953

Condition: Very Good

754pp. Creased along the edges. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

A Pocket Guide to Correct Grammar (Barron's)

By: Hopper, Vincent F. & Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote, Benjamin W. Griffith

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Barron's Educational Series: 1984

Edition: Twelfth Printing.

Seller ID: 013143

Condition: Very Good

156pp. Wraps gently creased. Retail sticker on the back cover. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Gesenius' Hebrew Grammar

By: Kautzsch, E. (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1974

Edition: Second Edition, Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 021296

Condition: Near Fine

598pp. 2nd Edition, 9th Printing. Original maroon cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Includes a facsimile of the Siloam inscription by J. Euting and a Table of Alphabets by M. Lidzbarski. Bookseller's label and ownership ink stamp to the front free endpaper. The jacket is price clipped and has a tiny closed tear at the head of the spine. Recommended by Barber. He says, "A brilliant, comprehensive classical and technical grammar. Indispensable for ser... View more info

The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster's Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture

By: Kendall, Joshua

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003583

Condition: Fine

355pp. Illustrated. A very tight copy, probably unread. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Supplementum Ad Lexicon in Veteris Testamenti Libros

By: Koehler, Ludwig & W. Baumgartner

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leiden, E.J. Brill: 1985

Seller ID: 015490

Condition: Very Good

227pp. Bright green cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Some residue to the front board. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The NIV Interlinear Hebrew-English Old Testament, Four Volumes (Complete)

By: Kohlenberger III, John R. (ed.)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 1978

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 021349

Condition: Near Fine

Four volumes, complete. A few corners bumped. Scuffing to the front panel of the jacket on volume 4. View more info

Liddell and Scott's Greek-English Lexicon Abridged

By: Liddell, Henry George & Robert Scott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.p., Simon Wallenberg Press: 2007

Seller ID: 019422

Condition: Near Fine

804pp. Larger type face for easier reading. Only traces of wear to the binding. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Cassell's Latin Dictionary (Latin-English and English-Latin)

By: Marchant, J.R.V. & Joseph F. Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls:

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010437

Condition: Very Good

927pp. Ownership inscriptions on the pastedowns. Corners gently bumped. Text block browned at the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Oxford Companion to the English Language

By: McArthur, Tom (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 022682

Condition: As New

Unknown pagination. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. In the original shrink wrap. View more info

The American Language, with Two Supplements

By: Mencken, H.L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1962

Edition: Fourth Edition, Sixteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 013810

Condition: Near Fine

Three volumes, complete. Book Club Edition. Original black cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt. Corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. The jackets are price clipped and show light scuffing. A handsome set overall. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Grammar of the Bohemian or Cech Language

By: Morfill, W.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1899

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 533

Condition: Good

170pp. + 18pp. ads. Binding a bit bowed. Some faint white stains to the front cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Gardener's Latin: A Lexicon

By: Neal, Bill

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003650

Condition: Fine

136pp. Illustrated with classic woodcuts from old herbals. Intro. by Barbara Damrosch. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Queen of Spades

By: Pushkin, A.S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Letchworth, Bradda Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010411

Condition: Good

128pp. Russian language with English footnotes and a glossary. Introduction, notes and vocabulary by J. Forsyth. Ownership inscription on the title page. Minor creasing. Occasional marginalia. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Septuaginta Id Est Vetus Testamentum Graece Iuxta LXX Interpretes

By: Rahlfs, Alfred (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Privilegierte Wurttembergische Bibelanstalt:

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 005826

Condition: Very Good

Two volumes, complete. 1184pp. + 941pp. + 2pp. maps. Original aqua green cloth with white lettering. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper of Volume One. A few instances of pencil underlining. The front cover of volume one has some discoloration. Corners rubbed through at the tips. Still a presentable copy of a desireable edition of the Septuagint. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info


By: Ribeiro, Darcy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage Books Aventura: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003843

Condition: Very Good

353pp. Translated by E.H. Goodland and Thomas Colchie. Remaindered copy with the Random House ink stamp on the bottom edge of the text block. Corners bumped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Cassell Dictionary of Literary and Language Terms

By: Ruse, Christina & Marilyn Hopton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004165

Condition: Very Good

313pp. + 3pp. chart. Corners bumped. Small red marker dot on the bottom edge of the text block, indicating a remaindered copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Websterisms: A Collection of Words and Definitions Set Forth By the Founding Father of American English

By: Schulman, Arthur (compiler)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003529

Condition: Fine

291pp. Thumb indexed. Introduction by Jill Lepore. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Dictionary of Problem Words and Expressions

By: Shaw, Harry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004582

Condition: Very Good

262pp. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Ownership blindstamped seal on the front free endpaper. Faint browning to the edges of the text block. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Short Cuts to Effective English

By: Shefter, Harry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1955

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 020478

Condition: Very Good

286pp. + 2pp. adverts. Series #C-190. Text browned. Some rubbing to the extremities. View more info

Vocabulary Workshop, Level E

By: Shostak, Jerome

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Sadlier-Oxford: 2005

Seller ID: 019382

Condition: Near Fine

192pp. Unused. Top corner of the front cover slightly creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info