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English-Greek / Greek-English Dictionary

By Divry, G.C.

NY: D.C. Divry, 1944. Bound in black leather, stamped in gold. Ex-Monastery copy -- but with three unobtrusive stamps. A virtually unread copy of this dictionary, tight and clean. 463 pp. + ads.. First Ediiton. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.00

Noah Webster's Original 1828 Edition of an American Dictionary of the English Language (2 Volumes complete)

By WEBSTER, Noah

NY: Johnson Reprint Corp., 1970. Bound in gold cloth, stamped in red in matching dust jackets. A tight, clean, "as new" two volume set of this rare facsimile reprint of Webster's master work. Unpaginated -- but two massive volumes. Downright rare -- only 1 copy on OCLC. Introduction by Mario A. Pei.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$1495.00

Pennsylvania German Manual - Revised, Improved and Enlarged with Allentown Business Directory

By HORNE, A.R.

Allentown, PA: National Educator, 1896. Bound in red cloth, stamped in silver. This is primaily a 280 pp. book on speaking Pennsylvania Dutch -- but the final 100 + pages is an "Allentown Business Directory" with great ads, maps (some fold outs) and illustrations. Both hinges are just starting, but the book remains tight and clean. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$65.00

A Dictionary of the Characters and Scenes in the Stories and Poems of Rudyard Kipling 1886 - 1911

By YOUNG, W. Arthur

New York: Burt Franklin, 1969. Brownish stain approx. 2"x1" to back cover. Bound in teal cloth with gold stamping. Synopses of the stories, characters, and works. Includes appendix. 227 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket - As Published.

$13.00

Dictionary of the American Indian
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Dictionary of the American Indian

By STOUTENBURGH JR., John

New York: Wings Books, 1990. "An A-to-Z guide to Indian history, legend and lore."; Reprint edition; black & white illustrations; 467pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+.

$12.00

Larousse Dictionary of Women

By PARRY, Melanie; Ed

New York: Larousse, 1996. Over 3,000 biographical profiles; black & white photos; 741pp. Tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$22.00

The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy
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The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

By HIRSCH JR, E.D., Joseph F. KETT and James TREFIL

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993. Second Edition, revised, first printing; black & white maps, photos, and illustrations; 619pp. A tight, clean unread copy. . Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$18.00

A Lenape-English Dictionary

By BRINTON, Daniel G

Philadelphia: The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1889. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold with beveled edges. The spine is slightly faded, but still certainly readable. This is subtitled, "The Pennsylvania Students' Series" Vol. 1. 178 pp. + a 57 page index at the back of the book. An unusually tight, clean copy of this book which is rarely found in this protected condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/No Jacket.

$170.00

Brewer's Dictionary of 20th-Century Phrase and Fable
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Brewer's Dictionary of 20th-Century Phrase and Fable

By (no author)

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Contemporary slogans and slang, idioms and catch phrases, acronyms and allusions; new and updated version; originally published in 1870; remainder mark on bottom edge; 662pp. A tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. . First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$16.00

Olson's Encyclopedia of Small Arms

By OLSON, John

PIscataway, N.J.: Winchester Press, 1985. Eleventh printing; Closed tear to front panel of DW; black & white illustrations; 262pp.. 11th Printing. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$19.50

English-Greek and Greek-English Dictionary

By KYKKOTIS, I.

London: Lund Humphries & Co., 1954. Ex-monastery copy with few marks, bound in rust flexable boards, sans DW; 766pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$20.00

Encyclopedia of the Second World War

By WHEAL, Elizabeth-Anne; POPE, Stephen and James TAYLOR

Secaucus, NJ: Castle Books, 1989. Authorized reprint edition; 37 black & white maps and illustrations; 587pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$13.00

Boyd Shorthand Dictionary

By BOYD, Robert

Chicago: Boyd Press, 1914. Bound in tan buckram, sans DW; pencil marginalia; slight insect damage to ffep.; 91pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/No Jacket.

$14.00