Category: Language Arts & Disciplines


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Der Reggeboge (The Rainbow) Quarterly of The Pennsylvania German Society: Vol. 4, No. 3-4, Sept. - Dec., 1970: A Fraktur-Fest

By: N/A

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Breinigsville, PA, The Pennsylvania German Society, 1970

Text block clean and tight in lightly edge-worn binding. 16 pp. View more info

English-Chinese Thesaurus of Scientific and Technical Terms

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1984

Publisher and date of publication unknown; Text in English and Chinese. Very tight, pages a bit aged, but overall a great copy, with no other wear to textblock. Minimal wear to binding, a bit of pulling apart from endpapers, else in great condition! 1594pp., including appendix. View more info

Manual of Chinese-Manchurian Personal and Place Names

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edwards Brothers,

Title, publication, date and author all in Chinese. Lithographed in the U.S., and produced for the United States Navy; Former owner's stamp with inked name on ffep. Some tearing to fep down gutter, else clean and tight. Green cloth binding, 5 round penciled indentations/discoloring along top edge on front cover, minor bumping to corners as well as to head and foot of spine. Clear five-mil mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. View more info

Saudi & Gulf: Arabic (Language Study)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Osman Arabic Centre, 1977

Edition: Second Edition

Textblock immaculate and tight. Light crease along the spine and folding to the corners. 92pp. View more info

Teatro de la Vanguardia: Contemporary Spanish American Theatre: Myrna Cases Universidad de Puerto Rico

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lexington, MA, D.C. Heath and Company, 1975

En Espanol; Published in Spanish. Light reading wear, else textblock is clean and tight. Creased along spine and on front cover, light to moderate wear to edges and corners. 216pp. View more info

The Chinese Language Fact and Fantasy

By: DeFrancis John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, University of Hawaii Press, 1986

Owners name written on the fore edge in large block letters; Previous owner's address label on title page, else textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed. 330p., including index. View more info

Women of Vision: Essays by Women Writing Science Fiction

By: DuPont, Denise (ed.)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Former library book with usual stamps, markings, etc. Book block clean and tight; light shelf wear. Jacket rubbed with slight wear to extremities. View more info

Say it with Hands

By: Fant, Louie I Jr.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Silver Spring, MD, National Association of the Deaf, 1979

Edition: 14th Printing

Owner's ink signature inside front cover; Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn with light wear along the spine. 151p. View more info

Penn's Chinese-English Pocket Dictionary: The Five Thousand Dictionary and Index to the Character Cards of the College of Chinese Studies, California College in China

By: Fenn, Courtenay H. (compiled by); Tseng, mr. Chin Hsien (with Assistance of)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 1966

Edition: 10th Printing

Lightly aged, former owner's inked name along upper edge of ffep. All page edges are a bit soiled or lightly marked. Cloth binding, light wear to corners of spine and tips of some of the edges; Binding covered in clear, five-mil mylar jacket; 696p. View more info

ABC of Plain Words

By: Gowers, Sir Ernest

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1951

Edition: Reprint

Book block clean and tight. Corners bumped. Cover rubbed; edges and corners bumped and scuffed. Tears at top and bottom of spine, both hinges. View more info

Elementary Hebrew Grammar, with Reading and Writing Lessons and Vocabularies

By: Green, William Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, John Wiley & Son, 1874

Moderately character-soiled and age toned throughout but does not affect the text; Inked notations on ffep, some bubbling on the front and rear end papers, else clean and very tight. All edges are age toned. The original cloth binding is very edge worn scuffed, abraided and generally depressed; Chip to head and foot of spine, peeling to corners and shelf scuffed. 194p. View more info

The Chinese Language: An Essay on Its Nature and History

By: Karlgren, Bernhard

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, The Ronald Press Company, 1949

Edition: Early Reprint

Previous owner's ink gift inscription on ffep, otherwise textblock is very clean and tight; Lightly edge rubbed binding, black cloth with gilt stamped title/auth on front cover. Clipped dust jacket with small chips to corners of head and foot of spine, creases along the edges and small chips to corners, in mylar for safe-keeping. 122pp. View more info

A Cantonese-English and English-Cantonese Glossary to Accompany "Intermediate Cantonese" Lessons 21-40

By: Lau, Sidney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, The Government Printer, 1973

Textblock is very clean and tight. Slight cover curl with light wear. 252p. View more info

Lessons in Vocabulary and Spelling: Eighth Year - Second Half

By: Lewis, Norman

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, AMSCO School Publications, 1941

Edition: First Edition

Book block clean and tight. Corners bumped. Cover rubbed; corners and edges bumped and scuffed. Some small pencil marks on front; some stains on back. Fraying at upper spine. View more info

The Manual of Phonography

By: Pitman, Benn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Phonographic Inst., 1860

Age toned, else textblock is clean and tight. Bound in the original brown, embossed, pebbled-cloth, with bumped corners, worn edges, and a small knick to head of spine. All edges marbled; Plain endpapers. 103p. A manual for the instruction and mastery of a type of short hand called Phonography, the father of modern stenographic shorthand; View more info