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Category: All Categories: Language and Linguistics: Japanese
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Abraham, Richard D. and Sannosuke Yamamoto  
Cortina Method: Conversational Japanese

Publisher: NY: Henry Holt, 1963,.
ISBN: 0832700161 paper bound, later printing, 248pp inc. grammar section, bilingual dictionary and index. Also includes a guide to pronunciation, cultural information and 16 conversational lessons. Very good

Appr.: | AUD 4.12 CAD 4.16 EUR 2.86 GBP 2.29 JPY 383.00 MXN 47.88 ZAR 41.18 

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Akiyama, Nobuo & Carol Akiyama  
Barron's Japanese at a Glance: Phrase Book and Dictionary for Travelers (with audio cassette)

Publisher: Hauppauge, NY: Barron's, 1992 reissue..
451pp. w/endpp maps & phrase card. paperback 24mo: Fine. A pocket-sized volume w/90-minute audio cassette w/accompanying shirt pocket-sized audio script. All in plastic pouch with snap. Cassette has been opened and used.

Appr.: | AUD 16.13 CAD 16.30 EUR 11.19 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 161.29 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 17058.
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Britton, D. Guyver and Kokusai Nihongo Fukyu Kyokai (eds.)  
Japanese for Busy People

Publisher: Tokyo: Association for Japanese-Language Teaching, 1984,.
heavy card covers, stated 1st edition, 213pp inc. glossary & index. Covers moderately creased else Very good in French flaps

Appr.: | AUD 8.23 CAD 8.32 EUR 5.71 GBP 4.57 JPY 765.00 MXN 95.63 ZAR 82.26 

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Burnham, Sue, Yukiko Saegusa, and Michael Sedunary.  
Kimono 3.

Publisher: St. Paul, MN: EMC Publishing, 1993..
1st printing. ISBN: 082191037X Paperback Near Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings; very light bump to bottom corner of front cover, cover lightly rubbed). A clean, solid copy.

Appr.: | AUD 21.51 CAD 21.74 EUR 14.93 GBP 11.94 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 215.05 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 6238.
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Hearn, Lafcadio  
Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things

Publisher: Toyko: Charles Tuttle, 1995 reprint..
240pp. paperback: near Fine. A masterful collection of weird, ghostly legends and beliefs of old Japan, translated from the Japanese by Hearn (1850-1904). "Kwaidan" the movie was released in the USA in 1965.

Appr.: | AUD 3.22 CAD 3.25 EUR 2.23 GBP 1.79 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 32.15 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14249.
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Ichikawa, Sanki, 1886-  
Fuzambo's Comprehensive English-Japanese Dictionary

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1942.
10, 1855 p. 24 cm. Reprint of the 1931 edition. With the opening of World War II, the need for Americans capable of dealing with the Japanese language was critical, so this massive dictionary, filled with technical terminology, was part of the War effort. Stock #29,852. Good+/ no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 29852.
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Jorden, Eleanor Harz & Hamako Ito Chaplin.  
Reading Japanese.

Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle, Tokyo ["Third printing 1982"]. Yale Linguistic Series.
609 p., index, vocabulary, 25 lessons, 4 appendices; 21 cm. A "pedagogical text-- not a handbook or dictionary-- prepared for the specific purpose of introducing adult foreigners, in particular English speakers, to the Japanese written language, to enable them to begin to learn to read. ...Those who conscientiously work through this text, following all recommended procedures and moving ahead to a new lesson only after the previous lesson is adequately internalized, can expect to acquire a solid basic foundation in Japanese reading. They will be thoroughly familiar with all the kanzi that have been introduced, through recurring contact in assorted contexts, and they will be ready to move ahead into materials that add to their kanzi repertoire." Green printed paper covers; fine in cardboard slipcase. 37534.

Appr.: | AUD 16.13 CAD 16.30 EUR 11.19 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 161.29 

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Minaishi, Fukujirō, 1884- . Huntley, Frank Livingstone, 1902-1998  
Japanese Life in English by F. Minaishi & F. L. Huntley
Publisher: [Tokyo] Gakujido [1931].
Six volumes, numbered 1, 2, 3: 61, 70, 83 p., illus.; 22 cm. Texts in English, Japanese, and romanized Japanese. Volume 3 inscribed by Huntley. Volumes 4, 5 and 6 are entirely in Japanese. Uncommon in World Cat; no copies found for sale. Stock#47361. Vg, some slight chipping to paper covers.

Appr.: | AUD 161.29 CAD 163.04 EUR 111.94 GBP 89.55 JPY 15,000.00 MXN 1,875.00 ZAR 1,612.90 

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Rexroth, Kenneth & Ikuko Atsumi, translators & editors  
Women Poets of Japan

Publisher: New York: New Directions, c1977 reprint..
184pp. paperback 8vo: Fine. Representative works of 77 Japanese poets starting with the Classic period of 645-1603 AD and moving on to contemporary free verse.

Appr.: | AUD 7.52 CAD 7.60 EUR 5.22 GBP 4.17 JPY 699.00 MXN 87.38 ZAR 75.16 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 17239.
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Seiichi Morimura  
Ningen no shômei (Proof of a Man, or Proof of Humanity)

Publisher: Tokyo: Kadokawa Shoten, 2005..
Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. 15 X 10½ cm. VG+/VG+. Peach wraps, red titles & decoration, 509, [3] pp. Title leaf slightly creased. DJ has slight shelf wear. 2005 reprint of 1977 Japanese-language murder mystery that was made into a film and more recently a television series. (We are basing this entirely upon the ISBN, because only the author's name is printed in English characters.) Shipping weight 1 lb.

Appr.: | AUD 14.52 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.07 GBP 8.06 JPY 1,350.00 MXN 168.75 ZAR 145.16 

Purchase direct from: Twin City Antiquarian Books. Item number: LAJP00001.
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Tohsaku, Yasu-Hiko  
An Invitation to Contemporary Japanese

Publisher: New York et al.: McGraw-Hill, Inc, 1997..
11th ptg. 24 X 21 cm. Fair/No dj. Mostly beige pictorial boards, titles in red, xxvii, 548 pp, index. Covers unusually badly worn, otherwise good, scattered notes & highlighting. Textbook for a beginning-level college course in Japanese for English speakers. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 19.35 CAD 19.57 EUR 13.43 GBP 10.75 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 193.55 

Purchase direct from: Twin City Antiquarian Books. Item number: LAJP00002.
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Tsukuba Language Group.  
Situational Functional Japanese: Volume One: Notes.

Publisher: Tokyo: Bonjinsha Co., Ltd., 1991..
ISBN: 9784893581532 First edition. 235 pp. Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). A clean, fresh copy. Paperback

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 8635.
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Vaccari, Oreste & Enko Elisa Vaccari  
Japanese In A Hurry

Publisher: Rutland, Vt., Tuttle [1955].
173, [23] p., 15 cm. A quick approach to Japanese language containing 100 short lessons on subjects of daily conversation & 1,000 basic Japanese words. Stock# 36,213. Vg, flexible covers/ no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 12.90 CAD 13.04 EUR 8.96 GBP 7.16 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 129.03 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 36213.
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