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Watson's Dictionary of a Weasel Words ; Contemporary Cliches, Cant & Management Jargon

by Watson, Don

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2004
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9781740513210
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Knopf, Sydney, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Petty. introduction by author. Illustrated endpapers, by Petty, against a light green background. Navy blue coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of… Read more
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Death Sentence; The Decay of Public Language

by Watson, Don

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2003
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9781740512060
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Knopf, Sydney, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Petty. VI, 202 pages, last 4 pages blank (intentionally) introduction by author, acknowledgements, bibliography. Pink coloured endpapers with Petty's iconic illustrations. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. " " Illustrated dustwrapper, with pink, white and black titles to… Read more
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The Oxford companion to English literature

by Harvey, Paul Sir ( Eagle, Dorothy – revised editor)

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Published
1983
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Reprint
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9780198661061
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Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1983. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. In 1985, under the editorship of Margaret Drabble, with a team of distinguished contributors, the text was completely revised while retaining the essential characteristics of Sir Paul Harvey's much-loved volume. Since then, the Companion has continued to respond to the needs of contemporary readers, with… Read more
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The Agricola of Tacitus

by Tacitus (Walters, W. C. Flamstead – Editor)

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Blackie & Son, Limited, London and Glasgow, No date. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. prefatory note, list of illustrations introduction by author, vocabulary, historical index and index of note matters of grammar and style. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs, maps and illustrations. Green coloured cloth covered boards… Read more
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Home with Alice; A Journey in Gaelic Ireland

by Fallon, Steve

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2002
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First Edition
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9781740590389
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Lonely Planet Publications, Melbourne, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: maps. When a personal crisis looms, the author returns to Ireland in search of answers. His quest for answers takes him to the Gaeltacht, the heart of Irish-speaking Ireland, where he has to cope with the spirit of his (dead) Aunt Alice. –… Read more
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Discovery at Rosetta

by Downs, Jonathan

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Published
2008
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First Edition Thus
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9781845295790
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Constable, London, 2008. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. 600 g.; (6), VII-XXV, (1), 262 pages, acknowledgements, list of illustrations, list of maps, four appendices, notes, bibliography and index. At the beginning of the text are five pages of maps. Between pages 134 and 135 are eight pages of black-and-white… Read more
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The Concise American Heritage Dictionary

by Boyer, Mark et al -- Editors

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Published
1987
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Good
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9780395345504
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Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1987. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.4 kg.; (2), III-XIV, (1), 2-817, (1) pages, staff, preface, guide to the dictionary and picture credits. Small black-and-white photographs and black-and-white illustrations throughout the text. Bright red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt embossed titles to the front panel and… Read more
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A Jacques Derrida

by Not Stated

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First Edition
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9780646441900
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Victorian College of the Arts , Melbourne, No date. First Edition. Sewn Binding . Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Françoise Martin. not paginated (48 pages), preface by H. E .M. Patrick Henault, French Ambassador in Australia, introduction by Jean-Luc Nancy (translated by Philip Anderson) and acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with various colour and black-and-white… Read more
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Le Bon Usage; Grammaire Francaise Avec Des Remarques Sur La Langue Francaise D'Aujourd'Hui

by Grevisse, Maurice

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Published
1964
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Editions J. Dugulot, Paris, 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Poor. 1.155 kg.; V, 6-1194 pages, prefaced by Fernand Desonay, bibliography, introduction, Indications Relatives A Certains Auteurs Cites, and index. Yellow textured coloured endpapers. Blue coloured cloth boards with gilt embossed titles to the front panel and backstrip. Light blue coloured tint to the top… Read more
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A Twister of of Twists, a Tangler of Tongues ; Tongue Twisters Collected by Alvin Schwartz

by Schwartz, Alvin

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Published
1974
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Good
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First Edition
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9780233965451
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Andre Deutsch, London, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Glen Rounds . 275 g.; VIII, 128 pages, last page blank, introduction by author, notes, sources and bibliography. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white drawings by Glen Rounds. Light blue coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Bumping and… Read more
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