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The Esperanto-English Dictionary

By: MILLIDGE, Edward A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rickmansworth, UK, Esperanto Pub. Co.: 1956

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 1415

Condition: VG+


"Fifth edition, revised and enlarged 1924 ... reprinted by photolitho offset, 1956." xix, 489 pages tables, 17 cm. OCLC Number: 704239. Book is generally very clean and bright. Owner's name to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Bright, unmarked cloth showing no wear. Printed, unclipped card dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 371g. View more info

Me Spik English: To Help You Remember - Stories of Pidgins in Paradise Heard in Hawaii

By: MOBLEY, Milly Lou

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Honolulu Star-Bulletin: 1938

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 12812

Condition: VG+


Hawaiian humor based on the use of 'pidgin-English'. 31pp, illustrated. Solid, clean copy with original checker-board dustjacket present and inVG condition. Interior is clean and bright. View more info

Moisei I Datan: Esei

By: Moroz, Valentyn IAkovych

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Ukr. vyd-vo Smoloskyp,: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 22962

ISBN: 0914834169

Condition: Good VG


Ukrainian language essay on politics in the Ukraine. 51pp. Bright and clean with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 100g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

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A Handbook of Middle English

By: MOSSE, Fernand; WALKER, James A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins Univ Press: 1979

Edition: Seventh Printing of 1952

Seller ID: 045640

ISBN: 0801804787

Condition: About Fine


Translation of the second part of Manuel de l'Anglais du Moyen Age. xxiv, 495 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. OCLC Number: 25142262. Classic Introduction to Middle English, 1100-1500 AD. A very bright, clean copy. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to the deep green cloth. Weight, 870g. View more info

The Complete Phonographer and Reporter's Guide: An Inductive Exposition of Phonography

By: MUNSON, James E.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1891

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 10512

Condition: Good +


Phonography with its application to all branches of reporting. 241pp. . Reasonably clean copy with a little light foxing to phonographic pages. Sound binding. Some minor wear to cloth at extremities. View more info

Bygdebanken: Bo Sparebank 1852-1977

By: NERBOVIK, Jostein

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Telemark, 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20830

Condition: About Fine


History of a major Norwegian Bank, 1852-1977. Norwegian language text. 200pp, photo illustrated, graphs/charts etc. Bright, clean copy, Sound binding. No wear to green cloth. Dustjacket has edge wear, tiny margin tears, but generally clean. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 550g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destinati... View more info

Luthersk Borneblad

By: NILSEN, Rev. O. - Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22777

Condition: G-VG


Bound volume of the first 52 issues of an Illustrated Norwegian Luthern Sunday School Paper for children. Contains Nos. 1-52, Jan.-December, 1906. Illustrated. Norwegian language. Interior is clean. First two pages have edge wear etc, from handing. Leather spine split along top 2/3 where front board meets spine.. Rear board fine. Binding tight. Weight, 1.13kg. View more info

Hans Nielsen Hauge: Biografi 1804-1824

By: NORBORG, Sverre

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oslo, J. W. Cappelens Forlag: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20882

Condition: Good VG


Second part of a comprehensive biography of Hans Nielsen Hauge. Norwegian language text. 239pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Minor shelf wear to boards. Dustjacket is clean but with a little edge wear. Weight, 630g. View more info

The Twenty-Six Letters

By: OGG, Oscar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1983

Edition: First Trade Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 051187

ISBN: 0442272529

Condition: As New


A History of the Alphabet from its Beginings to the Present. 294 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. Includes index. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked; tioght, square binding, no spine or wrapper creases. Gift quality. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 404g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. View more info

Kvinner Ded Gledesbudskap, Av Liu-Wen-Liang, Sy Shi-ing, Sigrun Omestad

By: OMESTAD, Sigrun

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Oslo, Gry Forlag: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21006

Condition: VG+


Norwegian language text. 86pp, photo frontis. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Sound spine. Bright front wrapper. Weight, 130g. View more info

The lore and the language of Schoolchildren

By: OPIE, Iona and Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1961

Edition: 4th Impression

Seller ID: 039660

Condition: About Fine


Lore and language of schoolchildren when out of school. Collected in the 1950s from chidren in England, Scotland and Wales. Prose and verse. OCLC Number: 499805. xviii, 417 p. illus., maps. 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear or soiling to navy blue cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket shows only minor edge wear and sun-fading to the spine. Weight, 950g. View more info

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The Last Lingua Franca: English Until the Return of Babel

By: OSTLER, Nicholas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Walker & Company: 2010

Edition: First US Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 051418

ISBN: 0802717713

Condition: About 'As New'


Examines the rise and fall of English as the most widely spoken language in human history and discusses which language will overtake its dominance as English-speaking nations are challenged by the rising wealth of Brazil, Russia, India and China. xx, 330 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, still fresh, unmarked copy just about 'as new' in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 538g. Canadian domestic postal rates ri... View more info

Wet Coast Words: A Dictionary of British Columbia words and Phrases

By: PARKIN, Tom

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Orca Book Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040746

ISBN: 0920501303

Condition: Near Fine


Words and phrases used in British Columbia. Foreword by Paul St. Pierre. 156 pages : illustrations ; 21.5 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Faint reading creases parallel to spine on front wrapper. No creases to the spine. Unpacked weight, 179g. Ships via inexpensive Lettermail within Canada slightly more to the USA. Rates to the Rest of the World at cost. View more info

Sjodronningen Og Andre Noveller

By: PAULSEN, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kobenhavn, Gyldendalske Boghandel: 1906

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 14015

Condition: About VG


Danish novel. 268pp. Leather spine and corners, marbled boards, gilt titles and decorations to spine. Some wear to corners. Interior is bright. Binding is sound. Attractive binding. Part of tissue label on fpde. [weight, 350g] View more info

Khwab o Khayal : or, Visions of the Past : Official Text-book for the Examination of Civil and Military Officers by the Higher Standard in Urdu, and for the Cambridge School Certificate Examination

By: PHILLOTT, Lieut.-Colonel D. C. - Editor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Baptist Mission Press: 1914

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2426

Condition: Good to Very Good


Authors / Contributors: D C Phillott; Sita Ram Pandey; Ratan Na¯th Sarsha¯r; Piya¯re La¯l. Three volumes in 1 ; 22 cm. Contents: Part 1. From Sepoy to Subadar / [Sita Ram Pandey] -- pt. 2. Selections from the Rusu¯m-i-Hind, or, Customs of India -- pt. 3. Selections from the Qas?as?i-i-Hind, Chand Pand, Mira?t-u¯l-A`rus & Fasa¯na-i-Aza¯d. Each part has also a separate title page. Title pages and introductory material in English; texts in Urdu; printed in Perso-Arabic script. Interior is clean, but heavily notated in English in pencil. One of two signatures are loose. Binding is ti... View more info

Tallinn: The Watercolours of A. Pilar

By: PILAR, A. : RAAM, V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Sovietsky Khudozhnik Publishing: 1971

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 26513

Condition: VG+


Trilingual text, by V. Raam, in Estonian, Russian and English. Soviet era. 20pp text, 30pp color plates.. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Minor signs of age/wear to wrappers. Weight, 270g. View more info

Batalion al Im. 'Czwartakow': TYm, ktorzy zgineli...

By: PONIATOWSKI, Zdzislaw and ZELWIANSKI, Ryszard

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Warszawa, Sport I Turystyka: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21990

Condition: VG+


An account of a partisan battalion operating in Poland during the German Occupation of the Second World War. Polish language text.146pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked except for a stamp 'm/s 'Czwartacy AL', to htp. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket has some edge wear. small chips etc, though reasonably clean. Weight, 730g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates within Canada, and to the USA and some other Countries. Image available. View more info

Dierenleven in Artis

By: PORTIELJE, A. F. J.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Zaandam, Uitgave Verkade: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13208

Condition: G-VG


Dutch language book on animals and birds illustrated with tipped-in, brightly colored cards [similar to tobacco or candy cards]. 73pp, profusely color illustrated. Interior is bright and bining is sound. Boards have some soiling and wear to most edges. View more info

Wagner: Histoire D'un Artiste

By: POURTALES, Guy De

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Paris, Librarie Gallimard: 1948

Edition: 94th Edition

Seller ID: 13031

Condition: Very Good


New and expanded edition of the 1932 original. French language text. 446pp. Clean interior and a good binding. Light spine creases. Clean wraps with small creases on back cover and minor edge wear. View more info

Nederlandsch-Indie in Den Tweeden Wereldoorlog

By: QUISPEL, H. V.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Netherland Publishing Co.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22968

Condition: Good to Very Good


The Second World War in the Dutch East Indies. Dutch language text. 247pp, photo illustrated. Interior is bright and clean. Former owner's signature to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Sound binidng , no damage to hinges.Light soiling to cloth and a little wear to head of spine. Weight, 520g. View more info