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Category: All Categories: Language and Linguistics: Languages
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1.

Sahifat Al-Alsun. No. 2. December 1973 (A collection of articles on different languages)

Publisher: No publisher, no place, December 1973, (G+/no dj),.
No publisher, no place (although most of the book is in Arabic so they may be listed but I can't read it), December 1973, 175 pages in French, Italian, German, Russian and Spanish and about that many pages in Arabic, 6-3/4"x 9-1/2", hardcover, black boards with black leather spine with silver titles in Arabic, light edge and corner wear, covers lightly scuffed with one light scratch on the back, no dust jacket probably as published, pages yellowing around edges, otherwise contents clean and tight, book good+ (Here is a sample of the articles included: Dot. Nadia Ahmed Mossallam: The linguistic origins of Arabic & Italian; Dr. Farida M. Abusamra: Die Verben mit um-, herum- und umher-; Dr. Ali A. Al-Sheikh: On the semantics of idiomatic patterns of adjective + noun in modern Russian language.) (G+/no dj) 2229 [Sss101CT]

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2.
Awde, Nicholas & Putros Samano  
The Arabic Alphabet

Publisher: The American Univ. in Cairo Press Cairo, 1994.
Very Good+. Third Printing, Paperback. ISBN: 9774242270 Paperback. B&W illustrations ; How to Read and Write It; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages

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3.
Barthes, Roland, 1915-1980.  
Le Degré Zéro de l’Écriture / Degre Zero de l'Ecriture.

Publisher: Paris, Éditions du Seuil [1963]. Coll. Pierres vives.
127 p.; 20.5 cm. French literary critic and the major theorist of semiology, Barthes applied his linguistic theories to clichés of national culture and the work of individual writers. Chapters in this work include Qu’est-ce que l’écriture?; Écritures politiques; L’écriture du roman; Y a-t-il une écriture poétique?; Triomphe et rupture de l’écriture bourgeoise; L’artisanat du style; Écriture et révolution; L’écriture et le silence; L’écriture et la parole; L’utopie du langage. Paper; pages darkened; VG. Copy of Albert S. Cook (translator, poet, critic) with his pencil notes. Stock#22043.

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4.
Baumgartner, Dr. Eugen and Friedrich Seyfarth  
Lesebuch fur die Volksschulen Badens, Dritter Teil, Sechstes bis achtes Schuljahr, Ausgabe 1926 (Reader for the Elementary Schools of Baden, Third Part, Sixth to eighth School-year, 1926 Edition)

Publisher: Druck und Verlag von Moritz Schauenburg, Lahr, 1926, IN GERMAN, hardcover, (VG-/no dj),.
Druck und Verlag von Moritz Schauenburg, Lahr, 1926, IN GERMAN, 544 pages, detailed table of contents, directory of writers (with the pages on which their works can be found) and directory of books illustrators (showing the pages where their pictures appear) at front, illustrated in b&w with quite a few line drawings, brown endpapers, 6 x 8. 75, hardcover, exterior page edges speckled red, black cloth spine and paper-covered boards (paper is black and grey in a small, almost marbled pattern), corners very slightly worn, some edge wear, covers lightly scuffed and soiled, 2 very small chips to front cover, no dust jacket, former owners custom bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, some pages show foxing, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good- (VG-/no dj) 4016 [(s)1008KW]

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5.
Bougeant, G. H. (Guillaume Hyacinthe), 1690-1743  
Amusement Philosophique Sur Le Langage Des Betes
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Publisher: A La Haye, Chez Antoine Van Dole. MDCCXXXIX [1739].
135, [1], 8 p.; 16 cm. First published in Paris the same year; cf. Cioranescu (18th Cent.) 13210. The author wonders if animals can communicate through the sounds they make and, if so, what this means philosophically/ theologically. This Hague reprint contains an eight-page defence by the Jesuit author of charges which led the book to be proscribed in France. Bound in full contemporary binding. stock#NS0163. Vg, binding worn at hinges.

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6.
Collette (Collette Willy) and A. Roubille, illustrator  
Claudine a Paris (Claudine in Paris)

Publisher: Albin Michel, Paris, 1925, IN FRENCH, hardcover, (G+/no dj),.
Albin Michel, Paris, 1925, 276 pages, IN FRENCH, profusely illustrated in b&w with drawings by A. Roubille, 5. 25"x 7. 25", hardcover, blue cloth with red cloth spine, black titles on intact paper spine label, top page edges tinted blue, corners and spine ends mildly bumped and worn, covers mildly scuffed, a few bottom page edges mildly bumped, no dust jacket, endpapers darkened, front endpapers slightly soiled in one spot, pages browning, otherwise contents clean and tight, book good+ (G+/no dj) 3933 [(s)0608KW]

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7.
Girsdansky, Michael  
The Adventure of Language
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Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1963.
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. First Edition Thus. 1. Hard Cover Quarter bound in publisher's red cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine, author's facsimile initials, gilt, embossed on cover, TEG (red). Top edge of boards very slightly sunned, mildly worn at head and heel of spine, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is chipped at head and heel and has one small closed tear. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xii, 347, (1) pp

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8.
Glasenapp, H. Von  
Misterios Budistas: Doctrinas Y Ritos Secretos del Vehiculo de Diamante

Publisher: Editorial Schapire, Buenos Aires, 1953, IN SPANISH, PAPERBOUND with dust jacket, (G+/G+),.
Editorial Schapire, Buenos Aires, Colleccion Tauro 20, 1953, 205 pages, IN SPANISH, approximate English translation of title: Buddhist Mysteries: Doctrines and Secret Rites of the "Vehiculo de Diamante", glossary, 5-1/2"x 7-3/4", PAPERBOUND, corners and spine ends mildly bumped worn, very small scrape near base of spine, 3/8" dent on bottom edge of front cover, good+ dust jacket with light corner and edge wear, slight chipping at spine ends, a very few closed tears at edges, one small 3/8" piece missing from bottom edge of front panel (does NOT interfere with text or image), panels and flaps slightly scuffed and soiled, many pages still unopened, small red ink 'x' on front free endpaper, previous owners name in ink on half-title, otherwise contents clean and tight, book protected in new plastic sleeve, book good+ (G+/G+) 3870 [Sos0308RV]

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9.
Guerin, Arsene and Ch. Guyon, & Cl. de Perle, illustrator  
La Vocation d'Un Fils de Pecheur

Publisher: Librarie Gedalge, Paris, circa 1913, in FRENCH, hardcover, (G-),.
Librarie Gedalge, Paris, circa 1913, 125 pages, in FRENCH, illustrated in b&w with drawings by Cl. de Perle, including 5 full-page illustrations, 6.75"x10.5", hardcover, red paper-covered boards with black titles and lovely gold-foil cover decoration of a bird perched in the reeds, corners and edges bumped and worn, spine missing 1.5" piece at bottom and cracked with short tears at top, covers lightly scuffed and soiled, small ink stain at top outer corner and two small pencil marks on front cover, back cover has small ink stain at top outer corner and small stain along top edge as well as pencil scribbling, endpapers foxing with some numbers in ink written on front free endpaper, pages show some foxing, otherwise contents clean and tight, book protected in new plastic sleeve, book good- (G-) 3769 [Hss77FR]

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10.
Hayakawa, S. I. (editor).  
Etc. A Review of General Semantics. Winter 1950.

Publisher: Chicago: International Society for General Semantics, 1950..
1st issue stapled wraps. Vol. VII, No. 2. Cover lightly soiled, o/w VG. ISBN: S. I. Hayakawa

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11.
Langenscheidts (pub.)  
Langenscheidts Schulwörterbuch, Englisch
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Publisher: Langenscheidt Berlin, 2000.
Yellow flexible vinyl covers, 16mo. Principal text (foreword, guides, back cover etc.) in German. Very mild scuffing toward tip of upper corner front cover; light stress creases as from former clip off upper margins of some 30pp. toward mid text. Else as new: bright, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 3468132123. Paperback Fine

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12.
Latourette, Kenneth Scott and Miguel de Hernani, translator  
Los Chinos: Su Historia y Su Cultura (The Chinese: Their History and Culture)

Publisher: Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, 1934, 1946, 1949, IN SPANISH, hardcover, (G+/no dj),.
Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, 1934, 1946, 1949, 975 pages, IN SPANISH, list of illustrations, index, illustrated in b&w with 104 full-page photos and 1 fold out map, endpapers illustrated in grey and yellow with repeated pattern of loosely drawn Chinese characters and figures in traditional costume, 6.25"x 9.25", hardcover, red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, corners very mildly worn, minor bumping to spine ends, spine and hinge gutters slightly soiled, small dent in bottom page edges near spine, no dust jacket, small 'x' in red pen on front free endpaper, former owner's name on half-title, otherwise contents clean and tight, book good+ (G+/no dj) 3828 [Azz0108RV]

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13.
Lausberg, Heinrich.  
Minuscula Philologica II. De hymnis illis qui incipiunt verbis 'Ave maris stella' et 'Veni Creator Spiritus.'

Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht in Gottingen, Januar 1977.
[1], [383]-394 p.; 25 cm. Nachrichten der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Gottingen I. Philologisch-Historisch Klasse, Jahrgang 1976, Nr. 11. Printed wraps; unopened; near fine. Stock#24646.

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14.
Leblanc, Maurice. Editors, Alexander H. Olmsted and Stephen A. Freeman.  
Arsene Lupin: Gentleman-Cambrioleur.

Publisher: Ginn, Boston, 1938, hardcover, (G+),.
Ginn, Boston, 1938, 217 pages, text in FRENCH, introduction and exercises in ENGLISH, vocabulary, b&w illustrations with one map, dark blue map endpapers of Paris, EX-LIBRARY COPY with few of the usual marks, 5.25"x 7.5", hardcover, red boards with navy titles and navy and yellow illustration on front, corners very lightly rubbed, some shelf wear, spine ends very slightly bumped, no dust jacket, former owner's tiny light ink name on front endpaper, small "10¢" notation on front free endpaper, some short ink words, the library stamp marked "withdrawn" & a small blacked-out area on title page, some tiny notations in ink and pencil through first 30 pages, otherwise contents clean & tight, book good+ {"... French teachers believe now that to learn to read French a student must have much practice reading rapidly, without translating, a considerable amount of simple, modern, interesting material. Arsene Lupin is all three."} (G+) 3693 [Ho26EHW]

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15.
Marin, Juan  
La India Eterna (The Eternal India)

Publisher: Zig-Zag, Santiago de Chile, 1956, IN SPANISH, hardcover, (VG+/G+),.
Zig-Zag, Santiago de Chile, 1956, 474 pages, IN SPANISH, approximate title translation: The Eternal India, illustrated in b&w with many photos and 1 fold-out map, 5.5"x 8.25", hardcover, grey boards with black titles, very slight edge wear, spine ends slightly bumped and worn, good+ dust jacket with slight wear and chipping to edges and corners, very small (1/8") piece missing from base of spine, panels lightly scuffed and flaps show soil at edges and hinges, dust jacket protected in new archival plastic cover, interior page edges beginning to brown, former owner's name in ink on half-title, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good+ (VG+/G+) 3826 [HSs0108RV]

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16.
Maron, Monika  
Nach Ma§gabe meiner Begreifungskraft: Artikel und Essays

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, 1993, IN GERMAN, PAPERBOUND, (VG+/VG+),.
S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, 1993, 119 pages, IN GERMAN, possible rough translation of title: "According to the strength of my understanding: Articles and Essays," 5"x 8", white PAPERBOUND with DUST JACKET, black and red titles as well as b&w photo on dust jacket, very tiny blue ink mark on bottom page edges, very good+ dust jacket attached to book at spine with very minor scuffing on covers, tiny blue mark on verso of front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good+ (VG+/VG+) 3816 [Lo0108AS]

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17.
Master, Alfred  
Introduction to Telugu Grammar
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Publisher: Luzac & Company London, 1947.
Not ex-lib. Softcover booklet in red cloth wraps with black titles, 8vo. 31pp. G+ to VG-. Wraps are lightly scuffed with light fraying and touches of surface loss along fore edges andspine ends, somewhat heavier at lowe front corner. Colors and titles sharp and strongly colored. Slight separation at upper and lower ends before title page with all holding well, though opens flat at pp.14-15. Uniform toning to clean, unmarked pages with prev. owner's name below upper edge pre-title page. Paperback G+

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18.
Merriam-Webster  
Webster's Concise Spanish-English Dictionary
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Publisher: Merriam-Webster, 2003.
Mass market paperback in yellow and red wraps. 24 + 424pp. As new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked on slightly off-quality toned paper stock. Not ex-lib. ISBN: 1892859629. Paperback Fine

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19.
Merriam-Webster Inc.  
Merriam-Webster's French-English Dictionary
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Publisher: Merriam Webster U.S.A., 2000.
Mass market softcover in white, blue and red wraps with white and yellow titles. 60 + 804pp. Fine. As new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked save for book servicestamp inner side front wrap. Not ex-lib. Never used. ISBN: 0877799172. Paperback Fine

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20.
Mieko Shimizu Han  
Intermediate Modern Japanese
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Publisher: Mikado Los Angeles, 1963.
Perfect-bound softcover in stiff textured blue card wraps with blue titles to front, 8vo. Not ex-lib. 280pp. Index. Set in typeface. Touch of sunning to spne with no effect on titles. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Apparently never used. Paperback Fine

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21.
Montalto Cessi, Donatella, editor. [Congwen, Shen] [Achebe, Chinua] [Benn, Gottfried]  
Culture. Annali dell'Istituto di Lingue della Facoltà di Scienze Politiche dell'Università degli Studi di Milano 7.

Publisher: Montedit, 1993. Istituto di Lingue della Facoltà di Scienze Politiche dell'Università degli Studi di Milano.
Includes Daphne Hughes, Perfidy of Language in Richard III; Itala Vivan, Functions of Autobiography in the Empire of the Puritan Imagination; Clarice Zdanski, Alps & Sanctuaries Revisited; Montalto Cessi, Un luogo speciale per ironia, satira e parodia [A special place for irony, satire & parody] in Larra; Valentina di Rosa, Esperimenti di statica e montaggio [Experiments in stasis & montage]: l'antologia Die Trunkene Flut di Gottfried Benn; Annalisa Oboe, Anna's Stories; Claudia Gualtieri, Rewriting and Reading Nigeria: Inscriptions of Igbo History and Myth in Chinua Achebe's 'Things Fall Apart'; Rosa Lombardi, Shen Congwen, uno scrittore dimenticato [a forgotten writer]; Ariella Flonta dal Seno, Di proverbio in proverbio. Potenziale semantico della paremiologia comparata (inglese e lingue romanze) [Proverb to proverb: semantic potential of comparative paremiology[?] (English & Romance languages)]; Michael Paul Kroker, Brecht e Ni-en; Luciana Bressan, Il Seminario di avviamento alla videoscrittura in Cinese [Seminar on the future of filmwriting in Chinese] (giugno 1993); Patrizia Farina, Le diverse possibilità di scrittura dei caratteri cinesi con il sistema PJS [Various possibilities for writing Chinese characters with the PJS system]. 239 p.; paper; VG. 25612

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22.
Morris, Charles W. (William), 1903-1979  
Signs, Language, and Behavior

Publisher: New York, Prentice-Hall, [1950, c1946].
xii p., 1L., 365 p. 24 cm. Fourth printing. Morris's approach to semiotics divided the subject into syntax, semantics, and pragmatics. He proposed a threefold division of a sign into a sign vehicle, designatum, and interpreter;Bibliography: p. 311-343. Name and some pencil notes of Prof. Vincent Tomas of the Brown University Department of Philosophy. Stock# 43,842. Vg / no dj.

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23.
Muller, V. K.; Smirnitsky, A. I.  
English-Russian Dictionary & Russian-English Dictionary (2 Volumes; Russky Yazyk publisher)
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Publisher: Russky-Yazyk Moscow, 1987.
Avery largeitem; please see note on shippng below. Two compelentary volumes in black and blue cloth, respectively, 4tos. 21st (1987) and 15th (1989) eds. Title pages in facing English-Russian, other publishing and prefatory text in Russian only. 843pp. + 765pp. + colophons. VG+ and VG, repectively. Both volumes are lightly shaken with light slant to R-E volume; bindings overall strong and tight. All cloth and titles bright and sharp. Pages clean and unmarked on only slightly off-quality stock. R-E volume apears to have more use than E-R, though both volumes solid and strong. Priority and non-U.S, customers please inquire about shipping before placing order. Hardcover VG

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24.
Nehru, Jawaharlal and Miguel de Hernani, translator  
El Descumbrimiento de la India (The Discovery of India)

Publisher: Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, 1949, IN SPANISH, hardcover, (G+/no dj),.
Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, 1949, 829 pages, IN SPANISH, index, original English title: The Discovery of India, translated by Miguel de Hernani, yellow endpapers decorated with publishers design, 5.5"x 8.5", hardcover, yellow cloth with gilt titles and black decoration, spine ends mildly bumped, spine slightly faded with one very short tear near top, covers lightly soiled and cupped out slightly, top page edges very lightly soiled, no dust jacket, small 'x' in red pen on front free endpaper, small brown stain on back free endpaper, front hinge just beginning to loosen but still holding quite securely, former owners' names in ink on preliminary blank leaf, otherwise contents clean and tight book good+ (G+/no dj) 3827 [Hos0108RV]

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25.
Pallis, Marco; Mariano de Alarcon, translator  
Cumbres y Lamas (Peaks and Lamas)

Publisher: Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, November 1946, IN SPANISH, hardcover, (G+/no dj),.
Editorial Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, November 1946, 579 pages, IN SPANISH, original English title: "Peaks and Lamas," list of illustrations at back, profusely illustrated with b&w photos, translated by Mariano de Alarcon, 5.25"x 8", hardcover, red cloth with red and gilt titles and decorations, spine ends slightly bumped, spine faded, 1 very tiny spot on front cover near spine, both covers curve away somewhat from text block, top page edges very lightly soiled, no dust jacket, contents clean and tight, book good+ (G+/no dj) 3821 [Pos0108RV]

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26.
Pei, Mario, 1901-1978  
All About Language

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1954.
v, 186 p. illus., 20.5 cm. Four parts: What is language,? How does language work,? Our Language [English], Other people's languages. Stock# 32,008. Vg, despite ex-lib. marks/ dj good+.

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27.
Rona, Bengisu  
Turkish in Three Months
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Publisher: Hugo Suffolk, UK, 1992.
Trade softcover in illustrated black wraps, 8vo. 3rd impresssion, 1995. Not ex-lib. 206pp. Index, word list. 18 lessons with exercises. Near Fine. Touches of surface loss to tips of corners of wraps and spine ends. Else fine: bright, sharp, tight and unmarked. Small former price label lower rear wrap. ISBN: 0852851367. Paperback VG

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28.
Rosenthal, Richard S  
THE GERMAN LANGUAGE: ROSENTHAL'S COMMON SENSE METHOD of PRACTICAL LINGUISTRY (Complete in 10 Parts)

Publisher: Intnl College Of Languages NY, 1905.
Good+ in Very Good dust jacket, Paperback. ISBN: In slipcase, cover slightly darkened; Paperbacks. German language course; 12mo

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29.
Sapir, Edward, 1884-1939  
Language: An Introduction to the Study of Speech

Publisher: Harvest Book/ Harcourt, Brace & World, NY [1949].
ix, 242 p., index; paper; VG. Copy of Albert Cook with a few pencil notes. Contents of this work on the general science of language, by the foremost authority on American Indian languages, include Language Defined; The Elements of Speech; The Sounds of Language; Form in Language: Grammatical Processes/ Grammatical Concepts; Types of Linguistic Structure; Language as a Historical Product: Drift/ Phonetic Law; Language, Race and Culture; Language and Literature. Stock# 25246. Philology.

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30.
Schlauch, Margaret, 1898-1986.  
The Gift of Tongues.

Publisher: NY, Modern Age [1942].
ix, 342 p., index, endpaper maps; 23 cm. A survey of language throughout the globe. Stock# 32,019. Good+, pencil notes on flyleaves./ dj poor, torn, worn.

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31.
Smith, R. E. F.  
A Russian-English Social Science Dictionary (rev. and enlarged ed.)

Publisher: University of Birmingham Birmingham, UK, 1990.
Dark green cloth with gilt stamped titles to spine, no jacket, 12mo. xv+595pp. Errata [pages to front. NF. Remainder stripe to lower page edges. Otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp, square and unmarked. ISBN: 0704410729. Hard Cover NF

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32.
Starchuk, O.; Chanal, H.  
Essentials of Scientific Russian
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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Reading, MA, 1963.
Not ex-lib. Hardcover in grey cloth with gold stamped titles in burgundy rectangle on spine, in green jacket, 8vo. xv + 300pp. Indices, glossary of Russian terms. Lessons, readings. VG+/VG-. Book has mild uniform toning to clean, unmarked pages; touches of surface loss at tips ofcorners and hinges; prev. owner's name upper corner ffep. Cloth and titles sharp and clean; binding tight and square. Jacket has abrasion with surface loss along edges and hinges with and light chipping to former; scuffing to ovrall clean and strongly colored central panels; 1" closed tear internally tape-repaired on lower front hinge ridge. Jacket in Brodart. VG-. Hardcover VG+

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33.
Tovar, Antonio.  
Catalogo de las Lenguas de America del Sur.

Publisher: Buenos Aires: Editorial Sudamericana, 1961..
1st issue wraps. 406+ pp. Includes fold-out map with all the different indigenous languages of Central and South America. Map has 2" repaired closed tear & creases at inner edge. Corners are slightly bumped, o/w VG. Soft Cover. ISBN: indigenous language; south america; native american language

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34.
Wu-chi Liu; Tien-yi Li  
Readings in Contemporary Chinese Literature Volume Three: Essays
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Publisher: Far Eastern Publications New Haven, CT, 1970.
Not ex-library. Hardcover in orangish-red cloth with gold stamped titles on spine and front, in light blue cardjacket, 8vo. 7th printing of enlarged edition. Introductory material (to p. xxix); Chinese readings (117pp. right-left pagination from rear board into volume) + lengthy notes section between intro and readings. VG+/VG to VG+. Book has very mild rubbing to cloth on rear board; cloth otherwise bright and clean with bright titles; binding tight and square; foxing to toned page edges; uniform light toning to clean, unmarked pages on somewhat off-quality paper stock. Jacket has mild abrasion along upper edges, with occasional foxing just along edges. Central panels clean, sharp and bright, Jacket in Brodart. VG. Hardcover VG+

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