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Language and Faith

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Santa Ana, Wycliffe Bible Translators Summer Institute of Linguistics: 1972

Edition: Probable 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006017

Condition: Very Good


155pp. + 4pp. maps. Illustrated. Contributions from W. Cameron Townsend, Kenneth L. Pike, Benjamin F. Elson, and a story on missionary pilot Doug Hunt. Extremities rubbed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Dictionary of the English Language Designed for Use in Common Schools

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, American Book Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 008800

Condition: Good


422pp. + endpaper ads. Printed in double columns. Illustrated in text. Corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends rubbed through. Appears to be lacking the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Ferhoodled English; Curious and Amusing Pennsylvania Dutch Talk

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, Conestoga Crafts: 1964

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011897

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (24pp.). Illustrated. Includes one page glossary. Very faint spotting to the front cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Wordbook of Synonyms

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hurst & Co.:

Seller ID: 015445

Condition: Good


179pp. Original maroon cloth stamped in black and gilt. Patterned endpapers. No date, but circa 1890's. Front hinge cracked, back hinge starting. Some staining and mottling to the cloth. Text browned. Ownership inscription on one of the prelims. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Merriam-Webster New Book of Word Histories

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Springfield, Merriam Webster: 1991

Seller ID: 017097

Condition: Near Fine


526pp. Ownership address label to the first prelim. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Interlinear KJV Parallel New Testament in Greek and English Based on the Textus Receptus with Lexicon and Synonyms

By: Berry, George Ricker

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan:

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009035

Condition: Near Fine


Two corners bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Language and Human Behavior

By: Bickerton, Derek

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018519

Condition: Fine


180pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Institutes of English Grammar, Methodically Arranged

By: Brown, Goold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Samuel S. & William Wood: 1847

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 010686

Condition: Good


311pp. Full leather (calf) with a leather spine label. Foxed. Several signatures misbound, protruding from the rest of the text block. Ink stains--especially heavy on the back board--to the binding. Corners bumped and heavily rubbed through. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Tales of a Traveller

By: Crayon, Geoffrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.: 1895

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 577

Condition: Very Good


307pp. 1st Edition Thus. Original decorative cloth, elaborately stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated by Frank T. Merrill. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. The head of the spine is frayed with shelfwear at the heel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

By: Crystal, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Second Paperback Printing.

Seller ID: 008048

Condition: Very Good


489pp. Illustrated. Printed in double columns. One corner of the binding and text block creased. The same corner has a dampstain through the entire text, but only affecting the extreme corner of the margin. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Analytical Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon

By: Davidson, Benjamin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 1979

Seller ID: 017127

Condition: Very Good


784pp. Remnants of an ownership address label to the front free endpaper. Corners gently bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Several closed tears to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Korean in Plain English: The Easiest Way to Learn the Language

By: De Mente, Boye

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Passport Books: 1996

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 013571

Condition: Fine


245pp. + 1pp. ad. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

By: Evans, Ivor H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 3242

Condition: Good


1175pp. Ownership inscription on the front pastedown. Corners bumped. All edges of the text block foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Analytical Greek New Testament, Greek-Text Analysis

By: Friberg, Barbara & Timothy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Baker Book House: 1986

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 021346

Condition: Near Fine


854pp. Original orangish red cloth with brown panels inset and decorations and lettering stamped in gilt. Trace of a smudge to the fore edge of the text block. The jacket has a couple of tiny closed tears and some rubbing to the extremities. View more info

Thereby Hangs a Tale: Stories of Curious Word Origins

By: Funk, Charles Earle

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, HarperPerennial: 1985

Seller ID: 015385

Condition: Very Good


303pp. Text browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Dictionary of Modern American Usage

By: Garner, Bryan A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003554

Condition: Very Good


723pp. Ownership blindstamped seal on the half title. The jacket is unevenly sunned. Ownership notation on the front pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Silent Language

By: Hall, Edward T.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett Premier Book: 1965

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 017885

Condition: Near Fine


192pp. Text quite bright and clean. Wraps gently scuffed. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

A Concordance to the Septuagint and the Other Greek Versions of the Old Testament (Including the Apocryphal Books) in Three Volumes (Bound in Two)

By: Hatch, Edwin & Henry A. Redpath

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Baker Book House: 1984

Seller ID: 021300

Condition: Very Good


Two volume edition, complete. 696pp. + 1504pp. + 272pp. 2nd Printing of this reprint. Original blue cloth with spine lettering and decoration stamped in gilt foil. Traces of spotting to the edges of the text blocks. View more info

Language in Action

By: Hayakawa, S.I.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co: 1941

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 018865

Condition: Very Good


345pp. Original black cloth, paper spine label. Two corners bumped, one corner rubbed through at the tip. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Some toning to the endpapers. The jacket is creased horizontally across the whole. Some chipping along the top edge of the same. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Yankee Dictionary

By: Haywood, Charles E.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lynn, Jackson & Philllips Inc.: 1963

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011775

Condition: Good


207pp. Illustrated. One corner gently bumped. Lettering on the spine flaking. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper has been whited out. Occasional light pencil underlining. The jacket is price clipped with one small hole in the spine which is about the size of a pencil eraser. Tearing to the jacket at the head of the spine, small tear to the top edge of the back panel. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info