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The Art of Readable Writing

By Rudolf Flesch

Collier Books, USA, 1979. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good. 255 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine has minimal reading creases. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0020464606. ISBN/EAN: 9780020464600. Inventory No: 19020102.. 9780020464600

$15.25

Kif Titkellem Bl-Ingliz. Dizzjunarju Malti-Ingliz : Maltese-English Dictionary

By Capt. Paul Bugeja

Malta, 1956. Reprint. Softcover. Fair. 205 pages. Tanned pages. Reading creases to spine. Small tears and wear to edges. Major water damage to covers and text'. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 19010046..

$8.32

With a Pinch of Salt : A Collection of Nautical Expressions and Other Stories
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With a Pinch of Salt : A Collection of Nautical Expressions and Other Stories

By Captain Nick Bates

Seafarer Books, Great Britain, 2009. Reprint. Medium Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 112 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ships & the Sea; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0954706234. ISBN/EAN: 9780954706234. Inventory No: 17040334.. 9780954706234

$6.93

Dictionary of Differences

By Laurence Urdang

Bloomsbury, London, 1989. Reprint. Medium Trade Paperback. Good (ex-library). 375 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Covers have no creasing. Spine has minimal reading creases and considerable fading. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Pages are reasonably tanned. This book explains the differences between many of the most interesting - and troublesome - groups of words in the English language, such as the difference between burglary, robbery and theft. It looks at grammatical problems - when to use who or whom - as well as words that are commonly confused with one another and technical words that need clarification. All areas of language are covered from words in everyday use to science, history, art and mythology. Each entry is written in an easy to follow style with many examples and there is extensive cross-referencing. The author is a lexicographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0747504326. ISBN/EAN: 9780747504320. Inventory No: 16070558.. 9780747504320

$5.54

Spanish Verbs : Harrap's Study Aid
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Spanish Verbs : Harrap's Study Aid

By Author Not Stated

Harrap, 2003. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good. 254 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. This book includes: notes on tenses and constructions, over 200 fully conjugated verbs, an index of 2,400 Spanish verbs referring you to the relevant conjugation, and an English-Spanish index. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0245607250. ISBN/EAN: 9780245607257. Inventory No: 16060230.. 9780245607257

$8.32

Mexican Spanish Phrasebook
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Mexican Spanish Phrasebook

By Rafael + Cecilia Carmona

Lonely Planet, Australia, 2003. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 252 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. This phrasebook includes: specific regional dialects of Mexico with local slang and colloquialisms; sections of shopping and food; pronunciation help for every word; and a user-friendly sentence builder. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 1740594959. ISBN/EAN: 9781740594950. Inventory No: 16070553.. 9781740594950

$6.93

Word of the Day 2: Wordwatching : A Wonderful Look into the World of Words

By Ken Richards

ABC Books, Australia, 2006. First Edition. Medium Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 191 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. The world of words is a fascinating one. Aficionados of the English language pore over dictionaries, thumb through thesauruses and can be sent into a positive swoon with books such as Word of the Day: Wordwatching. It introduces more rare and obscure words to baffle and impress your friends, and explains the strange stories behind many of our common and familiar words. Why are Americans called 'Yankees'? If you buy 'a pig in a poke' what do you end up with? Why is pink associated with being tickled but blue with being murdered? Is 'runcible' a real word? And how did a building style come to name the wattle tree? Filled with such compelling and compulsively interesting information, and the odd 'terse verse', Word of the Day: Wordwatchingis a book for dipping into, to be savoured in small slices, to be quoted until you send your friends nuts. Welcome to a small but wonderful corner of the world of words. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0733317650. ISBN/EAN: 9780733317651. Inventory No: 16060025.. 9780733317651

$18.71

Spanish Grammar : Harrap's Study Aid
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Spanish Grammar : Harrap's Study Aid

By Author Not Stated

Harrap, 2003. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good. 254 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. An easy-to-follow guide to Spanish grammar and suitable for all students, this Spanish Grammar contains explanations of all grammatical areas - from articles to auxiliaries. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0245607242. ISBN/EAN: 9780245607240. Inventory No: 16060174.. 9780245607240

$25.64

Westcountry Words and Ways

By K. C. Phillipps

David & Charles, Canada, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 144 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has mild fading. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0715370251. ISBN/EAN: 9780715370254. Inventory No: 16040178.. 9780715370254

$18.71

Encyclopedia of Graffiti

By Robert & Wechsler, Lorraine Reisner

Galahad Books, USA, 1981. Hardcover. Good/Fair Condition. 401 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has moderate creasing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and major chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are considerably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0883654431. ISBN/EAN: 9780883654439. Inventory No: 16030200.. 9780883654439

$11.09

The Oxford Dictionary of New Words: Popular Guide to Words in the News
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The Oxford Dictionary of New Words: Popular Guide to Words in the News

By Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press. Medium Trade Paperback. Good. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0192830775. ISBN/EAN: 9780192830777. Inventory No: 14100130.. 9780192830777

$8.32

Thesaurus of American Slang

By Robert L. Chapman

Collins, Great Britain, 1990. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine Condition. 489 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Page edges are slightly foxed and slightly soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 0004335503. ISBN/EAN: 9780004335506. Inventory No: 14100090.. 9780004335506

$23.56

Modern Japanese for University Students Part 1

By Author Not Stated

Japanese Department, International Christian University, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 424 pages. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Corners of boards are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 14060089..

$27.03

Cassell's Thesaurus
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Cassell's Thesaurus

By Betty Kirkpatrick

Cassell, Great Britain, 2000. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good Condition. 764 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are lightly tanned. Cassell's Thesaurus is now available in a new compact value format. It lists over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms in a user-friendly A-Z arrangement, giving brief definitions and generous labelling to to enable the user to pinpoint exact shades of meaning and correct usage. Part of Cassell's new range of attractively produced and competitively priced family reference titles, Cassell's Thesaurus will prove invaluable to writers of English, as well as to advanced learners who are seeking to improve their mastery of the complexities of the English vocabulary. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0304357332. ISBN/EAN: 9780304357338. Inventory No: 14050119.. 9780304357338

$13.17

A Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases in Current English

By A. J. Bliss

Routledge & Kegan Paul, Great Britain, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good Condition. 389 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. More than 5,000 words and phrases with a commentary on each. The language of origin is identified and the authentic spelling and meaning are indicated if these differ substantially from those used in English. The approximate date at which the expression entered the English language is given and all current meanings are defined. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. ISBN: 0710010923. ISBN/EAN: 9780710010926. Inventory No: 14050118.. 9780710010926

$15.25

Learn Modern Greek the Best Way : An Introductory Book to Modern Greek for Foreigners
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Learn Modern Greek the Best Way : An Introductory Book to Modern Greek for Foreigners

By Athan Delicstopoulos

Efstathiadis Group, Athens, 1992. Revised Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 144 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; ISBN: 9602263423. ISBN/EAN: 9789602263426. Inventory No: 14040505.. 9789602263426

$28.41

Cassell's German & English Dictionary

By Harold T. Betteridge

Cassell, London, 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 619 pages. Old library sticker on the spine but no library markings internally. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear and mild soiling. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Spine has considerable fading. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned and mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 14010140..

$10.40

Reading Through the Language Arts : A Handbook to the Young Australian Readers

By Angela M. Ridsdale

Thomas Nelson, Australia, 1975. Reprint. Medium Trade Paperback. Very Good. 222 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Education; Language & Linguistics. ISBN: 0170036480. ISBN/EAN: 9780170036481. Inventory No: 13120304.. 9780170036481

$6.93

With Malice Aforethought : Australian Insults, Invective, Ridicule and Abuse

By Bill Wannan

Lansdowne, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 128 pages. Water stain along top edge of dust jacket and spine is moderately faded. Page edges foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australiana; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0701802472. ISBN/EAN: 9780701802479. Inventory No: 13120328.. 9780701802479

$9.70

Collins Russian Phrase Book

By J. O. Lewis

Collins, Great Britain, 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 160 pages. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Travel & Places. Inventory No: 13090210..

$9.70

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