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Translation French Issue The Journal of Literary Translation Volume XXIII, Spring 1990
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Translation French Issue The Journal of Literary Translation Volume XXIII, Spring 1990

By SMITH, William Jay (Guest Editor)

New York, New York: Columbia University, 1990. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Volume XXIII, Spring 1990 Trade Paperback. Fine.

$28.00

New Directions in the Study of Language

By LENNEBERG, Eric H.--Editor

Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1967. Softcover. Good. Second edition. Good in wrappers. Pen marking, browning/light soiling of panels/spine, bumping of corners/ends, stamp on 1st title pg. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

The Story of English
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The Story of English

By PEI, Mario

Philadephia: Lippincott, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. Very good with water stain at the bottom of the spine and small section on both covers nearest the spine. Does not affect the interior, in a Very good dustwrapper with similar water stain. A solid clean book.

$55.00

On Language: Plato to Von Humboldt

By SALUS, Peter H.

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Fine in wrappers. Paperback book is in fine condition. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

Word Play: What Happens When People Talk
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Word Play: What Happens When People Talk

By FARB, Peter

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Fourth edition. Very good or better in a Very good plus dustwrapper; Book shows slight rubbing/bumping, stain on bottom pg ends, dustwrapper shows slight rubbing/bumping. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

Word Associations of Young Children

By ENTWISLE, Doris R.

MD: Johns Hopkins, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Second edition. Very good in an about Very good dustwrapper. Slightly curved panels, bumping of spine ends, tiny line Tear on top spine end, slight indentation/creasing on bottom corner of front panel, dustwrapper shows light browning of spine, light soiling of panels/spine, clipped top front flap corner. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

The Rosenthal Method of Practical Linguistics - The German Language

By ROSENTHAL, Dr. Richard S.

New York: Rosenthal Language College, 1897. Softcover. Good. Good in wrappers. Pages and panels are browned. Part 2 has some pencil marks in margins. 9 out of 10 parts. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

A Civil Tongue

By NEWMAN, Edwin

NY/Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Very good in very good dustwrapper. Slight bumping, light red line stain on cloth of top back spine hinge, inscription in pen on end pg, dustwrapper shows rubbing/slight scuffing, bumping/very slight tearing of bottom spine end. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

$18.00

Essentials of English Grammar
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Essentials of English Grammar

By JESPERSEN, Otto

University, Alabama: University of Alabama Press, 1964. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo. Very good or better, in a very good dustwrapper with some scattered small tears. A classic work, re-issued for the Alabama Linguistic and Philological Series. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn.

$40.00

A Dictionary of Linguistics
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A Dictionary of Linguistics

By PEI, Mario A., and Frank Gaynor

New York: Philosophical Library, 1954. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. Near fine, in a very good price-clipped dustwrapper. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn.

$40.00

An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster
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An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster

By GOODRICH, Chauncey A., and Noah Porter

Springfield, Mass: G.&C. Merriam & Co, 1882. Good. New edition, with Supplement. Large thick quarto. Contemporary full calf, black morocco spine labels. Steel-engraved frontispiece portrait and illustrated engraved title page, a second color frontispiece plate depicting "Arms of the States," and second letterpress title page. Binding is worn but sound, with a chip to the spine top, thus good only. Scarce. OCLC locates five copies. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn.

$175.00

Beginning Italian Grammer
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Beginning Italian Grammer

By CIOFFARI, Vincenzo

Boston: D.C. Heath and Company, 1958. Very Good. Octavo. Pictorial boards. Moderate overall wear, good or better. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Signed by Bernarda Shahn on the front free endpaper, with scattered manuscript notes and various letter-forms in her hand throughout.

$30.00

Colloquial Hindustani
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Colloquial Hindustani

By HARLEY, A.H.

London: Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, 1946. Very Good. Reprint. 12mo. A very good copy with some sunning to the spine and edges. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn.

$30.00

Roget's International Thesaurus
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Roget's International Thesaurus

By CHAPMAN, Robert L., editor

(New York): HarperPerennial, 1992. Very Good. Fifth edition. 1299pp. Wrappers. Light toning to the edges, else near fine. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Laid in is a letter inscribed to Bernarda Shahn from Evelyn and Arthur Krosnick, owner's of "Melody Woods III," a private home designed by architect John Randal McDonald and furnished by George Nakashima.

$30.00

The English Language
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The English Language

By WEEKLEY, Ernest

New York: British Book Centre, 1952. Near Fine. New edition, revised. 138pp. Age-toning to the endpapers, near fine, without dustwrapper. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Signed by Bernarda Shahn in pencil on the front free endpaper.

$35.00

Origins. A Short Etymological Dictionary of Modern English
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Origins. A Short Etymological Dictionary of Modern English

By PARTRIDGE, Eric

New York: Macmillan Company, 1959. Very Good/Good. Second edition. Thick quarto. 970pp. Slightly cocked with some scattered soiling to the top edge, else very good in a good dustwrapper with a few chips to the top edge. Text pages clean and tight. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Manuscript annotations in pencil by Bernarda Shahn on the back free endpaper.

$65.00

The Alphabet. A Key to the History of Mankind
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The Alphabet. A Key to the History of Mankind

By DIRINGER, David

New York: Philosophical Library, 1948. Very Good. First edition. 607pp. Spine back is torn, loose at the hinges, else very good with light scattered foxing. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Bernarda Shahn's small embossed name stamp on the front free endpaper. Laid in is one index card of notes in her hand.

$45.00