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Modern Linguistics.

By: Potter, Simeon.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London:, Andre Deutsch,: 1957.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7615

Condition: Very Good + in Good DJ


The Language Library. Edited by Eric Partridge. Light rubbing and bumping to cloth edges. Creasing and chipping to dj edges. Light sunning to spine area. View more info

Typography Now The Next Wave

By: Poynor, Rick and Booth-Clibborn, Edward (ed).

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London:, Booth-Clibborn Editions,: 1997.

Edition: First edition thus, reprint

Seller ID: 17968

ISBN: 1873968426

Condition: Near fine


Cover slightly worn and grubby. View more info

On the Art of Reading.

By: Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York:, G.P. Putnam's Sons,: 1920.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4377

Condition: Good/no DJ


Binding scuffed at corners, uncut pages, top edge gilt View more info

General Linguistics An Introductory Survey

By: Robins, R. H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Longmans & Green,: 1967.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 5065

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ


With corrections and additions. Scuffing to cloth. Dj sunned on spine, creasing to edges. View more info

Psycholinguistics in Clinical Practice Languages of Illness and Healing

By: Simpson, Michael A. (ed).

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York:, Irvington,: 1980.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 12125

Condition: Good/no DJ


Ex-lib. Stamps and pencilled markings on title page. Remnant of label on ffep. Stickers on cloth at front and backstrip. Library no. marked on base of backstrip. Cloth worn and marked. View more info

Collected Translations.

By: Sisson, C.H.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Manchester:, Carcanet,: 1996.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17175

ISBN: 1857542924

Condition: Near fine


Collection of poetic translations by the great language expert. Includes translations from French, Latin, Italian and German. Marking to spine. View more info

Dictionary of Spoken Chinese.

By: Staff of Institute of Far Eastern Languages, Yale University.

Price: £16.50

Publisher: New Haven:, Yale University Press,: 1966.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17122

Condition: Very Good +/no DJ


'Yale Linguistic Series: 8'. Gilt lettering to spine. Light foxing to some prelims and very outer page edges. Cover corner's slightly bumped. View more info

Five Hundred Years Of Printing.

By: Steinberg, S. H.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth:, Penguin Books,: 1979.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 6882

ISBN: 0140203435

Condition: Very good+


With a foreword by Beatrice Warde. Creasing to spine. View more info

Lives Enshrined in Language or The Sociological Aspect of Words

By: Stenhouse, T.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newcastle-upon-Tyne:, Andrew Reid and co.,: 1928.

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 16121

Condition: Very Good +/no DJ


Feps discoloured. Spine bumped at either end. 'Corrigenda' slip laid in with corrections. View more info

A History of English.

By: Strang, Barbara M. H.

Price: £13.50

Publisher: London:, Routledge,: 1991.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19476

ISBN: 0415042828

Condition: Very good+


Slight creasing to cover. View more info

Kanji Kanji.

By: Sugawara, Makoto.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Tokyo:, The East Publications,: 1993.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17897

ISBN: 4915645134

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Illustrated explanation of the workings of Chinese characters, enriched with historical, anecdotal and philosophical detail. Gilt lettering to spine. Dj a little dust damaged and discoloured. View more info

The Oxford Book Of English Talk.

By: Sutherland, James (Edited).

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London:, Oxford University Press,: 1953.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3559

Condition: Very Good/no DJ


Major sunning to cloth. View more info

Words & Places Illustrations of History, Ethnology and Geography

By: Taylor, Isaac.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London:, J. M. Dent & Sons,: 1927.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11464

Condition: Good/no DJ


No. 517 of Everyman's Library. Cloth worn and marked. Discolouration to eps and fly title. Ink marking on ffep. View more info

Scribe a scribe's notebook

By: Thomson, George L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York:, Canongate/Pentalic/Taplinger,: 1978.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17391

ISBN: 0903937638

Condition: Very good+


Guide to examples of calligraphy with introduction, entirely written in calligraphic manuscript. With publisher's errata slip tipped in. Covers faded towards lightly creased spine and slightly dust damaged. View more info

Monograms and Ciphers.

By: Turbayne, A.A. and others of Carlton Studio.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Ware:, Wordsworth Editions,: 1990.

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 17397

ISBN: 1853269476

Condition: Fine in Near Fine DJ


Largely visual guide to title subject, with an enormous number of bw plates reproducing them. Gilt lettering to spine. Very light marking to dj, which is creased along top edge. View more info

It's Only Me Pieces from a column

By: Tweedie, Jill.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Robson,: 1980.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11235

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine DJ


Slightly bumped at top of backstrip and top corners. Slight creasing to dw along top and base. View more info

Ornament in Medieval Manuscripts A Glossary

By: Valentine, Lucia N.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London:, Faber & Faber,: 1965.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 17388

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ DJ


Glossary/catalogue of ornamental forms and their derivations and meanings, with several illustrations per page. Gilt lettering and frame to spine. Dj dust damaged. View more info

Using Letters in Art and Craft.

By: Walklin, Carol .

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London:, B.T. Batsford,: 1974.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16339

ISBN: 0713428678

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


134 bw illustrations and 2 diagrams. Includes investigation into 'coded' symbols and signs, eg: runes. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight foxing to some prelims. View more info

The Lady in the Painting.

By: Wang, Fang-yu.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New Haven:, Yale University Press,: 1957.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16134

Condition: Very good


A text in Chinese to supplement a university course. bw illustrations throughout. Liquid damage to lower cover. View more info

Words as Definitions of Experience.

By: Wesker, Arnold.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London:, Writers and Readers Publishing Cooperative,: 1976.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10432

Condition: Very good


Cover lightly sunned, chipping along edges and backstrip. Sticker residue on front. View more info