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Reader's Digest Reverse Dictionary

by Reader's Digest Editors

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780864490001
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AU$14.68

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Reader's Digest, Sydney, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 768 pages, arranged primarily in three column format with interspersed tables, and some colour illustrated diagrams and drawings. The first section is the "reverse dictionary" and part two is a lexicon of difficult words. Apart from fading of the… Read more
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Use the Right Word; Modern Guide to Synonyms and Related Words, Lists of Antonyms, Copious Cross-References, A Complete and Legible Index

by The Editors of Reader's Digest and the Funk & Wagnalls Dictionary Staff

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$11.02

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The Reader's Digest Association Pty. Ltd, Sydney . Wellington, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.550 kg.; X, 726 pages, last page blank, introduction by S.I. Hayakawa, editorial staff, how to use this book and index. Dark blue coloured textured boards with purple insert to the backstrip and within that insert gilt… Read more
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The Superior Person's Second Book of Words

by Bowler, Peter

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780747561842
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AU$10.01

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Bloomsbury, London, 2003. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 350 g; XII, 164 pages in original black papered boards, with illustrated dustjacket. The dustjacket is slightly faded on the spine section. Edges of the text block slightly yellowed, no other damage to describe. The 600 new words included in this are just as outlandish (and… Read more
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The Superior Person's Third Book of Words

by Bowler, Peter

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780747569183
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Bloomsbury, London, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roderick Mills. X, 144,1, [5] pages in original black papered boards, with illustrated dustjacket. There is no damage to describe. The 500 new words included in this are just as outlandish (and useful ) as the 600 in the previous volume. "Regrettably, there are… Read more
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The Superior Person's Third Book of Words

by Bowler, Peter

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Published
2004
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780747569183
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Bloomsbury, London, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roderick Mills. X, 144,1, [5] pages in original black papered boards, with illustrated dustjacket. There is no damage to describe. The 500 new words included in this are just as outlandish (and useful ) as the 600 in the previous volume. "Regrettably, there are… Read more
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Webster's Biographical Dictionary

by Various

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Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780877793434
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AU$18.36

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G. & C. Merriam Company, Publishers, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1976. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Poor. 2 kg.; [4], V-XXXVI, [1], 2-1697, (1) pages, preface, explanatory notes, guide to pronunciation, abbreviations used in this book, pronouncing list of pre-names, tables, United States and World. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt embossed titles to the… Read more
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Melbourne University Press, Carlton South, Victoria, No date. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Approximately 20 kg, 15 volumes, all around 600 pages, the 1st 12 bound in red cloth, with beige dustwrapper with Burgundy text, various degrees of fading of the spine and margins of the panels, some of the volumes have very… Read more
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AU$293.69
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A Dictionary of Gastronomy

by Simon, Andre L. & Howe, Robin

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780171470925
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AU$29.37

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Nelson, London, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. 1.125 kg.; (8) 9-400 pages, foreword by authors and list of coloured plates. Bright yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations and full-page, full-colour photographs (some double page) throughout. Light blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the backstrip.… Read more
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Use the Right Word; Modern Guide to Synonyms and Related Words, Lists of Antonyms, Copious Cross-References, A Complete and Legible Index

by The Editors of Reader's Digest and the Funk & Wagnalls Dictionary Staff

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1969
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The Reader's Digest Association Pty. Ltd, Sydney . Wellington, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.550 kg.; X, 726 pages, last page blank, introduction by S. I. Hayakawa, editorial staff, how to use this book and index. Dark blue coloured textured boards with purple insert to the backstrip and within that insert… Read more
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Complete Crossword Companion -- Expanded Edition

by Howard-Williams, Jeremy

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781853269127
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AU$12.35

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Wordsworth Editions, 1989. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 950 g; 482 pages, in original hardcover binding, with original illustrated dust jacket. Slight rubbing to the top edge of the dust jacket, and, even browning of the edges of the text block. This enlarged edition provides a greater number of cross-references and is… Read more
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The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

by Wilde, William H. & Hooton, Joy & Andrews, Barry

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780195542332
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AU$14.68

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Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1986. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. preface by authors, style, list of abbreviations. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Double column dictionary format. Illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound), being a reproduction of Julian Ashtons' painting " The Botanic Gardens Sydney, circa 1880, with blue and… Read more
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an Australian Alphabet

by Medley, J. D. G

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Victoria, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Armstrong. 280 g; 48 pages, with small black-and-white illustrations as relevant to the facing poem. Illustrated dust jacket. The edges of the text block and the edges of the boards are browned, and foxed. The backstrip section of… Read more
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