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ON SEMANTICS

By Weinreich, Uriel; Labov, William (editor); Weinreich, Beatrice S. (editor)

University of Pennsylvania Press, 1980. Yellow cloth hardback, DJ has broen foxing spots on covers and light rubbing to edges, index, bibliography, On Semantics, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$10.00

INDO-EUROPEAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE :  An Introduction
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INDO-EUROPEAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE : An Introduction

By Fortson IV, Benjamin W.

Blackwell, 2004. 468pp. Softback, VG, indices, bibliography, glossary, figures and tables, maps, "Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction provides a comprehensive overview of comparative Indo-European linguistics and the branches of the Indo-European language family, covering both linguistic and cultural material", . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$15.00

METHODS IN STRUCTURAL LINGUISTICS

By Harris, Zellig S.

University of Chicago Press, 1951. 384pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ has chips and tears along edges, owner name embossed on front end and title pages, index, footnotes, appendices, Methods in structural linguistics, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$15.00

THE BEGINNINGS OF SEMANTICS : Essays, Lectures and Reviews

By Breal, Michel; Wolf, George (editor/translator)

Stanford, 1991. 332pp. Dark green cloth hardback with DJ, VG, tiny ink dot on bottom page edge, owner name on front end page, name embossed on front end page and title page, translated form the French, indices, references, footnotes, On the form and function of words, advances in comparative grammar, language and nationality, French grammar in Twentieth Century, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$22.50

APOPHENIA : Forty One DADA Dilemmas

By Kon Zhicheng-Mingde, Desmond

Squircle Line Press , 2017. c.110pp. Thin trade paperback, VG, Poem riddles with unsolvable problems, thought experiments using the technique of apophenia, producing test questions that delve into the arbitrary and absurd, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$15.00

THE THEORY OF THE NOVEL : a Historico Philosophical Essay on the Forms of Great Epic Literature
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THE THEORY OF THE NOVEL : a Historico Philosophical Essay on the Forms of Great Epic Literature

By Lukacs, Georg; Bostock, Anna (translator)

MIT, 1987. 160pp. Softback., VG, index, Eighth Printing, "A radical critique of bourgeois culture and stems from a specific Central European philosophy of life and tradition of dialectical idealism", . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

ON READING SHAKESPEARE

By Smith, Logan Pearsall

Constable & Co., 1946. 143pp. Small thin blue cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and tears, small dent on front cover, footnotes, On reading Shakespeare, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$5.00

LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT : Interdisciplinary Themes
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LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT : Interdisciplinary Themes

By Carruthers, Peter (editor); Boucher, Jill (editor)

Cambridge, 1998. 324pp. Trade paperback, VG, no markings in book, indices, references, footnotes, Includes: Language, development and evolution, Language, reasoning and concepts, Language and conscious reasoning, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$20.00

THEORECTICAL BASES OF INDO-EUROPEAN LINGUISTICS
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THEORECTICAL BASES OF INDO-EUROPEAN LINGUISTICS

By Lehmann, Winfred P.

Routledge, 1999. 324pp. Trade paperback, VG, index, references, chapter notes, THEORECTICAL BASES OF INDO-EUROPEAN LINGUISTICS, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$20.00

JANE AUSTEN'S ART OF ALLUSION

By Moler, Kenneth L.

University of Nebraska Press, 1978. 233pp. green cloth hardback, no DJ, owner name on front end page, ink markings on most pages, most are short lines or words, index, Jane Austen's Art of Allusion, . Hard Cover. Good+.

$15.00

LANGUAGE & OTHER ABSTRACT OBJECTS

By Katz, Jerrold J.

Rowman and Littlefield, 1981. 251pp. Trade paperback, VG, no names or markings on book, index, bibliography, chapter notes, Language and other abstact objects, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$15.00

THE MEANING OF MEANING : A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism
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THE MEANING OF MEANING : A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism

By Ogden, C.K.; Richards, I.A.

Harvest / Harcourt Brace & Co., 1989. 363pp. Trade paperback, VG, no names or writing in book, indices, appendices, THE MEANING OF MEANING : A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of the Science of Symbolism, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$9.50

LE DEVELOPPEMENT DE ET EN ANCIEN PORTUGAIS

By Sletsjoe, Leif

Presses Universitaires D'Oslo , 1959. 331pp. Softback, corner tips slightly bumped, owner name blindstamped on front cover and title page, text in French, bibliography, chapter notes, appendice, LE DEVELOPPEMENT DE ET EN ANCIEN PORTUGAIS / THE DEVELOPMENT OF AND IN OLD PORTUGUESE, . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$50.00

CLAUSE STRUCTURE : Key Topics in Syntax
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CLAUSE STRUCTURE : Key Topics in Syntax

By Van Gelderen, Elly

Cambridge, 2013. 238pp. Trade paperback, VG, no names or markings in book, index, bibliography, figures and tables, Clause structure, key topics in syntax, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$10.00

GOMBO ZHEBES : Little Dictionary of Creole Proverbs Selected from Six Creole Dialects
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GOMBO ZHEBES : Little Dictionary of Creole Proverbs Selected from Six Creole Dialects

By Hearn, Lafcadio

Applewood Books , 2001. 42pp. Thin Blue cloth hardback, VG, ink stamp 'review copy' on inside back cover, facsimile copy of the 1885 edition, text in French and English, indices, footnotes, translated into French and into English, and some brief remarks upon the Creole idioms of Louisiana, . Hard Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

THE TECHNIQUE OF THE NOVEL : a Handbook on the Craft of the Long Narrative

By Uzzell, Thomas H.

Citadel Press, 1959. 350pp. Black cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and tears along edges and price clipped, index, chapter notes, Revised Edition, THE TECHNIQUE OF THE NOVEL : a Handbook on the Craft of the Long Narrative, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$10.00

EMPIRE OF LANGUAGE : Toward a Critique of (post) Colonial Expression
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EMPIRE OF LANGUAGE : Toward a Critique of (post) Colonial Expression

By Dubreuil, Laurent; Fieni, David (translator)

Cornell University Press, 2013. 239pp. Black hardback with DJ, VG, index, bibliography, chapter notes, "The relationship between power and language has been a central theme in critical theory for decades now, yet there is still much to be learned about the sheer force of language in the world in which we live, this explores the power-language phenomenon in the context of European and, particularly, French colonialism and its aftermath", . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$25.00

SHAKESPEARE'S LANGUAGE
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SHAKESPEARE'S LANGUAGE

By Kermode, Frank

Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2000. 324pp. lack cloth spine with yellow boards, DJ VG, index, appendix, footnotes, "The true biography of Shakespeare, Kermode argues that something extraordinary started to happen to Shakespeare's language at a date close to 1600, and he sets out to explore the nature and consequences of the dynamic transformation that followed", . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$9.50

SECURITY : Politics, Humanity, and the Philosophy of Care
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SECURITY : Politics, Humanity, and the Philosophy of Care

By Hamilton, John T.

Princeton, 2013. 322pp. Black cloth hardback, DJ VG, index, works cited, footnotes, b&w illustrations, SECURITY : Politics, Humanity, and the Philosophy of Care, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$20.00

WAYS WITH WORDS : language, Life, and Work in Communities and Classrooms
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WAYS WITH WORDS : language, Life, and Work in Communities and Classrooms

By Heath, Shirley Brice

Cambridge, 2005. 426pp. Trade paperback, G+, c.35pp messy yellow highlighting, index, bibliography, chapter notes, b&w photos, figures and tables, WAYS WITH WORDS : language, Life, and Work in Communities and Classrooms, . Trade Paperback. Good+.

$22.50

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