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-OLOGIES & -ISMS: A THEMATIC DICTIONARY

By Zettler, Howard G., ed. (under direction of L. Urdang]

Detroit:: Gale. VG, unmarked hardback; no DJ. ISBN 0810310147. c. 1978. ISBN: 277 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: REFERENCE, ISMS, DICTIONARY, ISBN 0810310147.

$35.00

1811 DICTIONARY OF THE VULGAR TONGUE. Unabridged fr. the orig. 1811 ed. with a foreword by Max Harris. [Facsimile Reprint]

London:: Bibliophile Books. VG, unmarked Hardback; DJ-VG.. c. 1984. ISBN: ["A DICTIONARY OF BUCKISH SLANG, UNIVERSITY WIT, & PICKPOCKET ELOQUENCE"]. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: ENGLISH LANGUAGE, SLANG, ISBN 0900123346.

$23.00

CODE NAMES DICTIONARY. A Guide to CODE NAMES, SLANG, NICKNAMES, JOURNALESE & SIMILAR TERMS

By Ruffner, Frederick G., Jr. & Robert C. Thomas, eds

Detroit:: Gale Research. G-VG, unmarked Hardback; no DJ.. c. 1963. ISBN: 555 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: CODE NAMES, CODE WORDS, SLANG, NICKNAMES.

$24.00

A DICTIONARY OF FOREIGN WORDS AND PHRASES In Current English

By Bliss, A.J

NY:: E.P. Dutton. VG, unmarked Hardback; DJ - G+.. 1966. ISBN: x + 389 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: ENGLISH, LEXICOGRAPHY, FOREIGN WORDS, LANGUAGE.

$20.00

THE WRITER'S BOOK OF SYNONYMS AND ANTONYMS

Boston:: The Writer. VG, unmarked Hardback; no DJ.. 1967. ISBN: vi + 110 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: SYNONYMS, ANTONYMS, ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

$10.00

ENGLISH HOUSE NAMES

By Dunkling, Leslie

Thames Ditton:: The Names Society. VG, unmarked, papercover 5 3/4" x 8 1/4" Pamphlet... 1972. ISBN: 63 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: HOUSE NAMES, COTTAGE NAMES, NAMES SOCIETY, SBN 903246 007, HOUSES - ENGLAND.

$15.00

THE BOOK OF JARGON. ["Medicalese, Legalese, Computerese, Basic Jock & 21 Other...of Today's Most Important Specialized Langs."]

By Miller, Don Ethan

NY:: Collier. VG, 7 1/2" x 9" Paperback.. 1982. ISBN: xiv + 369 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: WORD ORIGINS, JARGON, VOCABULARY, DECODING, ISBN0020809700.

$10.00

THE ARTICULATE MAMMAL: AN INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLINGUISTICS

By Aitchison, Jean

NY:: Universe Books. Ex-library; library marks on spine, edge & end-pages; VG,. 1977. ISBN: unmarked Hardback; DJ-VG. 256 pp.. Catalogs: LANGUAGE. Keywords: LANGUAGE, PSYCHO-LINGUYISTICS.

$15.00