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Grammatik Der Prakrit-Sprachen

By: Pischel, Richard

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Hildesheim, Germany and New York, Georg Olms: 1973

Seller ID: 027346

ISBN: 3487048612

Condition: Very Good


Hildesheim, Germany and New York: Georg Olms, 1973. First published in 1900, this copy from 1973. In German and Prakrit. Orange cloth, 430 pages, no dustjacket, most likely as issued. Near fine condition with minimal edgewear, good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Trois Mois Sous La Neige: Journal D'un Jeune Habitand Du Jura

By: Porchat, Jacques

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, F. Leypoldt: 1863

Seller ID: 031763

Condition: Fair


New York: F. Leypoldt, 1863. Title page dated 1863. In French. Light brown textured cloth, 166 pages. Covers rubbed with some light soil from handling, good hinges, sound text block, names on front free endpaper, pencil notes on blanks and rear endpapers, a few very minor pencil notes, mainly translations to English, to a few areas of text.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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Repertoire Des Mariages De Saint-Augert De l'Islet 1858-1972

By: Proulx, Armand

Price: $25.00

Publisher: La Pocatiere (Kamouraska), Quebec, Canada, Armand Proulx: 1973

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 024910

Condition: Good


La Pocatiere (Kamouraska), Quebec, Canada: Armand Proulx, 1973. In French. Second edition. Softcover, 115 pages. Some light edge rubbing, contents clean and unmarked.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Image for Repertoire Des Mariages De Saint-Pamphile 1880-1972; De Saint-Omer 1938-1972; Comte De l'Islet

Repertoire Des Mariages De Saint-Pamphile 1880-1972; De Saint-Omer 1938-1972; Comte De l'Islet

By: Proulx, Armand

Price: $25.00

Publisher: La Pocatiere (Kamouraska), Quebec, Canada, Armand Proulx: 1973

Seller ID: 024911

Condition: Good


La Pocatiere (Kamouraska), Quebec, Canada: Armand Proulx, 1973. In French. Softcover, various pagination, about 200 pages. Some light edge rubbing and surface soil, crease to lower corner of front cover, contents clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Image for Public Archives of Canada Manuscript Division.  Preliminary Inventory - Manuscript Groups 8 and 9 - Quebec Provincial and Local Records; Provincial, Local and Territorial Records

Public Archives of Canada Manuscript Division. Preliminary Inventory - Manuscript Groups 8 and 9 - Quebec Provincial and Local Records; Provincial, Local and Territorial Records

By: Public Archives of Canada

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Roger Duhamel: 1961

Seller ID: 014442

Condition: Very Good


Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Roger Duhamel, 1961. Published 1961. Reference for French-Canadian genealogical research, delineating the inventory of documents relation to regional and local history. Softcover, 58, iii pages. Some cover wear and light soil, internally clean.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Kitabistan's 20th-Century Standard Dictionary: Urdu Into English

By: Qureshis, Bashir Ahmad

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Lahore, Pakistan, Kitabistan Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 029825

Condition: Very Good


Lahore, Pakistan: Kitabistan Publishing, 1989. Urdu into English dictionary from 1989, for "modern readers & foreign learners of Pakistan's cultural-cum-national language". White hardcover printed in red, blue cloth spine, 688 pages, dustjacket. Light edgewear, a trace of foxing to the outer edges of the text block, binding sound, front free endpaper creased, pages clean and free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is in very good condition with a tiny closed tear to the lower edge of the rear panel, no chips.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾... View more info

Language in Late Modernity: Interaction in an Urban School (Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics)

By: Rampton, Ben

Price: $62.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034115

ISBN: 0521812631

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2006. First edition, first printing. Hardcover with dustjacket, fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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A Collection of English Words Not Generally Used, with Their Significations and Original... With Bookplate of Henry Thomas Ellacombe, Engraved By Burnell

By: Ray, John (1627-1705)

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: London, Tho. Burrell, Printed By H. Bruges: 1674

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035098

Condition: Good


London: Tho. Burrell, Printed By H. Bruges, 1674. First edition, 1674. First book on English dialects, in a mid 19th century binding, with the armorial bookplate of English divine and antiquary Henry Thomas Ellacombe (1790-1885) on the front pastedown (name is not on the bookplate; was identified through Wertcounty Studies Library website, and was engraved by Burnell). Externally worn in three quarter smooth brown calf over marbled boards, brown spine label, raised spine bands, all edges tinted red, title page printed in red and black, 5.75" tall, pages numbering to 178 but with a paginati... View more info

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Portraits in Words: An Introduction to the Study of Biography

By: Rehkopf, Donald C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Odyssey Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 013800

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Odyssey Press, 1962. First edition, 1962. Inscribed and signed by the author to Gwin Kolb (1919-2006), Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago and noted authority on eighteenth century English literature. Yellow cloth, 386 pages, no dustjacket. Light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages with the aforenoted inscription on the front free endpaper, no other markings. Introduction to biography as a teaching tool, with excerpts from biographies as diverse as Bob Hope, John L. Lewis, Mark Twain, Bernard Baruch, Eleanor Rooseelt, Eve Cuie, Anne Frank and ... View more info

Image for By the Name of Rice. An Historical Sketch of Deacon Edmund Rice, the Pilgrim (1594-1663). Founder of the English Family of Rice in the United States; and of His Descendants to the Fourth Generation

By the Name of Rice. An Historical Sketch of Deacon Edmund Rice, the Pilgrim (1594-1663). Founder of the English Family of Rice in the United States; and of His Descendants to the Fourth Generation

By: Rice, Charles Elmer

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Alliance, Ohio, The Williams Printing Co.: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035183

Condition: Fair


Alliance, Ohio: The Williams Printing Co., 1911. First edition, 1911. Limited edition, but with no number noted. Worn but complete copy with front cover detached. Brown softcover, stapled binding, title page in red and black, 100 pages. Covers chipped around the edges, top half of spine chipped away, front cover detached but present, binding sound, pages clean with some foxing to the title page, pages a bit age-yellowed but clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Franzosisch fur Erwachsene: Eine Einfuhrung in die Ulltagssprache

By: Richard Korn and Fritz Lehner

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Wein/Leipzig, Holder-Pichler-Lempesty: 1936

Seller ID: 000351

Condition: Good


Wein/Leipzig: Holder-Pichler-Lempesty, 1936. French language guide for Germans. Printed wraps, 168 pages. Worn but good, with most wear and soiling to the covers. Sound binding, some pages a little soiled but mainly clean and free from chips and tears. Some markings on inside of back cover. . Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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An Army of the Aged. A History and Analysis of the Townsend Old Age Pension Plan

By: Richard L. Neuberger and Kelley Loe

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038571

Condition: Very Good


Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1936. First edition, 1936. Analysis, critique and examination of potential effects of the Townsend Plan, a proposal to furnish the elderly with a $200 per month pension, and which was relied upon heavily in development of Social Security. Red cloth printed in red, frontis cartoon in black and white, orange printed dustjacket. The book is near fine with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [2.00] and is very good with some spine darkening and a tiny chip from the top edge of both front ... View more info

Image for Repertoire Des Mariages De Saint-Patrice De Riviere-du-Loup 1813-1966.  Contribution No. 1

Repertoire Des Mariages De Saint-Patrice De Riviere-du-Loup 1813-1966. Contribution No. 1

By: Robert-Edmond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Quebec, Canada, Society Canadienne De Genealogie (Quebec): 1967

Seller ID: 014169

Condition: Very Good


Quebec, Canada: Society Canadienne De Genealogie (Quebec), 1967. Published 1956. In French. Softcover, 411 pages. Some cover wear and uneven age-toning, internally very clean.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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New Hampshire Name Changes, 1923-1947

By: Roberts, Richard P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Heritage Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035908

ISBN: 0788432702

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Heritage Books, 2006. First edition, 2006. Softcover in about fine condition with very minor rub to top edge of front cover, looks and feels never read, tight binding, very clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Dictionar De Chimie Si Industrie Chimica: Englez-Roman

By: Romanita Dobre; Corneliu Cincu; Save M. Teodorescu; Liana Dobrescu

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bucuresti [Bucharest] Romania, Editura Tehnica: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016978

ISBN: 9789733112235

Condition: Very Good


Bucuresti [Bucharest] Romania: Editura Tehnica, 1999. Specialized Romanian-English dictionary geared for scientists and engineers. Published 1999. Gunmetal gray coated cloth with gilt lettering, 320 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels new, minor rub to spine head, good hinges, firm binding, very clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is in as new condition. Very clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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A Dictionary of True Etymologies

By: Room, Adrian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1986

Seller ID: 007012

ISBN: 0710203403

Condition: Fine


New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986. Published 1986. The true meanings of words that are used everyday and some used less frequently - examples include grizzly, loo, gooseberry, Pidgin English, pinchbeck, bikini, dewlap, pustule, trog. Dark green cloth lettered in gilt, 193 pages, printed dustjacket. The book looks and feels new, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is in similar new condition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. View more info

Kayardild Morphology and Syntax (Oxford Linguistics)

By: Round, Erich R.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oxford University Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034116

ISBN: 0199654875

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2013. First edition, first printing. Hardcover with dustjacket, fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1687-1745

By: Rounds, H. L. Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035893

ISBN: 0806311916

Condition: Very Good


Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987. First edition, 1987. Blue cloth printed in gilt. Near fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Die Bierbrauerei Und Die Malzextract-Fabrikation

By: Rudinger, Hermann

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Wien [Vienna], Austria, A. Hartleben Buchhandlung: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039881

Condition: Very Good


Wien [Vienna], Austria: A. Hartleben Buchhandlung, 1908. First edition [1908]. In German. Complete title translates to: The brewery and malt extract fabrication - A manual for brewery owners, brewery managers and malt extract manufacturers. Illustrated with engravings showing equipment and process. Brown blind stamped cloth with gilt lettering, marbled edges, vii, 456 pages. Light edgewear, spine slightly faded but clearly legible, front hinge internally reglued, text block sound, clean pages with some age-toning to the endpapers and half-title, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard... View more info

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The Search for Missing Friends. Volume I: 1831-1850. Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in the Boston Pilot

By: Ruth-Ann M. Harris and Donald M. Jacobs, Editors

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New England Historic Genealogical Society: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036060

Condition: Very Good


Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1989. First edition, 1989. Volume I of this comprehensive genealogical reference. Green cloth with dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has wear to the extremities which is noticeable on the black background, effectively no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info