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FIRST LESSONS IN FRENCH: Consisting of Rules and Directions for the Attainment of a Just Pronunciation.

By Picot, Charles

Self Published / Printed by John H. Gihon, Philadelphia, PA, 1840. 7.25" X 4.5" in bluish paper covered boards with a leather spine. Soiled, paper chipped off covers along fore edge.Light pencil marking inside front cover. Foxed: FAIR PLUS. 95pp. 170 + year old French language text book. French and English tex. [BD045]. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket.

$25.00

LATIN LESSONS Adapted to Allen and Greenough's Latin Grammar

By Leighton, R.F.

Ginn and Heath, Boston, 1879. 7.875" X 5.125" in green cloth with a shiny leather spine. Covers soiled, some light stains; cloth puckered a bit on both covers; leather cracked down about an inch from the top on the spine edge near the back cover; A bit of light foxing: GOOD MINUS. 211pp + 122pp of vocabulary. [BD045] Revised edition of 1879.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

SMITH'S LATIN LESSONS

By Smith / Thompson

Allyn and Bacon, Boston, New York, 1928. 7.625" X 5.375" in green cloth. Scuffed, some soil; Writing on edges, on flyleaf, inside back cover, and in a few places between the lines of Latin. Lettering on cover has faded substantially, on the spine completely: FAIR PLUS. Binding is sound. Pages, apart from the few with writing (mostly light and in pencil) are quite decent. Good introductory textbook. 424pp + 71pp Latin-English glossary.. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket.

$14.95

LIVY BOOKS I AND II

By Greenough, J.B.

Ginn and Company, Boston, New York, 1891. 7.5" X 5" in green cloth. moderate soil and tiny damp speckles[?] both covers; writing inside both covers and on flyleaf; some marginal notes in light pencil; sound binding: Just GOOD. 270pp. [AD071]. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$9.95

A LATIN GRAMMAR FOR SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES

By Lane, George M.

Harper & Brothers, New York and London, 1898. 8.25" X 5.75" in green cloth. Some scuffs on back cover. Wear at corners and spine ends; Chip out of the top corner of the spine: about VERY GOOD MINUS. 571pp. Index of subjects; Index of Latin words. Comprehensive and detailed. First Edition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$50.00

ARTE DE HABLAR BIEN FRANCES GRAMATICA COMPLETA DIVIDA EN TRES PARTES.

By Chantreau

En la Imprenta de Pillet Aine, Paris, 1844. This is an unusual item: a 170+ year old language instruction book designed for the Spanish speaker wishing to learn French. 8.5" X 5.375" in brown leather. Covers scuffed and soiled. Heavy wear. Bottom 40% of the backstrip is missing. Lightly foxed throughout: FAIR. 356pp. SPANISH TEXT. [BB015]. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket.

$24.95

XENOPHON'S ANABASIS with Explanatory Notes for the Use of Schools and Colleges in the United States

By Xenophon. / Boise, James

D. Appleton, New York, 1861. 7.5" X 5" in black cloth with black leather spine. Top edge of spine chipped off; Leather split about 1" +/- from top of spine both edges; First few leaves have several semi-circular water stains; Water stain about first 30pp at the top corner tips. Otherwise, contents clean, tight, unmarked: GOOD MINUS condition. Nice fold-out map of Xenophon's expedition route. Most of the book is in GREEK ONLY. Voluminous notes on the text at the back of the book in ENGLISH. 393pp = 14pp of publisher's ads. [BD045]. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$24.95

THE MODERN TRADITION Backgrounds of Modern Literature.

By Ellmann / Feidelson [editors]

Oxford University Press, London, 1973. 9.5" X 6.5" in tan buckram. Small erasure on flyleaf. Three instances of underlining in the introduction. Otherwise, nice: VERY GOOD. Jacket is chipped and has short tears: FAIR PLUS. 953pp. [AE030]. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair.

$19.95

Historia de la donzella Teodor

By Rivera, Isidro J.; Rogers, Donna M.

Global Publications/CEMERS Binghamton University, 2000. 8 7/8" X 6 1/4" in slick illustrated heavy paper covers. Minor shelfwear - otherwise excellent: about NEAR FINE condition. 190pp.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$19.95

ROMANI APUD SE, A Graded Latin Reader for Forms IV to VI

By Lightfoot, G.C.

MacMillan & Co., London, 1965. 7.5" X 5" in blue cloth. Moderately soiled, Wear at spine ends and corners; owner's name and dedication on flyleaf; Surprisingly, text is clean and unmarked: Just GOOD condition. 156pp. [AD071]. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.95

LANGUAGE MONOGRAPHS PUBLISHED BY THE LINGUISTIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA NUMBER XII SEPTEMBER 1932

By Kent, Roland

LINGUISTIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 1932. 10 1/4 X 7 1/8" in sturdy brown buckram. Lightly soiled covers. Writing inside cover, marginal notes and underlining in a number of places - not bad. About VERY GOOD MINUS to VERY GOOD condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$34.95

PUBLII VIRGILII MARONIS OPERA; THE WORKS OF VIRGIL WITH COPIOUS NOTES [etc.]

By Virgil / Cooper, J.G.

Bobinson, Pratt, and Co. New York, 1843. 9 1/4" X 5 7/8" in leather. Covers heavily soiled, rubbed, abraded, front hinge cracking, Lower fore edge corner chipped. Name on flyleaf: about FAIR PLUS to GOOD MINUS condition. 615pp.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

La Fee Des Greves

By Feval, Paul

Ginn and Company,, 1906. 6 7/8" X 4 7/8" in blue cloth with black lettering and cover design. Gilt lettering on spine is a little dulled, but still legible. This 100+ year old French textbook is still quite spiffy: clean and unmarked: FINE. The story is in French; the notes, introduction, etc are in English. Glossary in the back. 266pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

$14.95

A THESAURUS OF SPANISH IDIOMS AND EVERYDAY LANGUAGE
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A THESAURUS OF SPANISH IDIOMS AND EVERYDAY LANGUAGE

By Brown, Lawrence K.

Ungar, 1954. 8.25" X 5.5" in brick red cloth. Tiny amount of wear at spine ends - otherwise excellent and unmarked: NEAR FINE or better. Jacket is heavily chipped along top edges and spine ends; moderately soiled: just FAIR. 155pp. Interesting and useful.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair.

$16.95

VIS-ED LATIN VOCABULARY CARDS

VIisual Education Association, inc. Dayton, OH Approx. 8.5" X 3.75" box of 1000 1.5" X 3.5" flash cards to assist in learning Latin Vocabulary. 12pp explanatory pamphlet enclosed as well as a VIS-ED advertising circular. No publishing date, but publisher's address has a single digit zone code - thus, probably late '50's - to early '60's. Box a bit dulled with age, bottom soiled, a little wear at upper corners: still about VERY GOOD condition.. No Binding. Very Good/No Jacket.

$24.95

SELECT ORATIONS OF CICERO (Allen & Greenough's Edition)

By Greenough & Kittredge

Ginn and Company, Boston, New York,etc., 1896. 7 1/2" X 5 1/8" in green cloth. This is an old textbook, and it shows the wear and tear. Soiled pages; covers are faded and moderately soiled; both hinges cracking; writing inside front and back covers; some penciled marginal notes: just FAIR PLUS to GOOD MINUS. 194pp vocabulary section, Color map of the Mediterranean and Europe - with some marks on it. Plan of the Roman Forum.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

HANDY DICTIONARY OF THE DUTCH AND ENGLISH LANGUAGES

By Verheul, J.

David McKay Company, Philadelphia, 1942. 6.75" X 5" in red cloth. Exterior a bit faded and worn, But overall, GOOD or better condition. 244pp, including about 9pp of idiomatic expressions and 3pp of money and weights and measures.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$9.95

POETRY PATCH TOWN

By Tuttle, Florence Piper

Stephen Daye Press, Brattleboro, VT, 1934. 7.5" X 5.5" in spiffy red cloth with an elf reading a book on the front cover. Charmingly illustrated by Enola Stanton. Lightly soiled covers: About VERY GOOD MINUS condition, or perhaps a bit better. This appears to have been a salesman's sample. Pasted inside the front cover is part of a price list - the right hand part of which has been torn off. This is part of THE POETRY READERS SERIES by this publisher, which in turn was part of a larger reading program. Cute stories and poems. 174pp. [Scarce]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$29.95

Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction
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Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction

By Loprieno, Antonio

U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 1995. 9" X 6" in heavy illustrated paper covers. Moderate shelf wear: NEAR FINE. Clean, tight, and unmarked. 322pp. [AB007]. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$24.95

Die Zweiten 1000 Worte Englisch

By Wallenberg, Dr. Ernst

Essential Books, Duell, Sloan and Pearce, NY, 1946 8 X 5.25" in red cloth. Excellent condition except endpapers starting to tan and top edge slightly dusty. Jacket smudged and soiled, esp back cover. Top edge chipping. This is an English phrase book designed for the GERMAN visitor to England. Illustrated with witty cartoons.. Hardcover.

$29.95

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