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Class, Codes and Control: Volume 1: Theoretical Studies towards a Sociology of Language

By: Bernstein, Basil

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1970

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 92145


8vo. Pp xiv + 238. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. Light spotting to the book block edges. View more info

I Break My Word

By: Brown, Ivor

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1951:

Seller ID: 3619


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 127. Red cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very Good in edge-rubbed near Very Good dust-jacket. View more info

I Give You My Word

By: Brown, Ivor

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1945:

Seller ID: 3622


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 144. Red cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Very Good in edge-rubbed and chipped Good dust-jacket. View more info

I Break My Word

By: Brown, Ivor

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1961

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 83836


8vo. Pp 127. Claret cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. The seventh of Brown's word anthologies. A clean, unmarked copy in a dust-jacket a little rubbed at the edges. View more info

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The English Language;: An Historical Introduction

By: Gordon, James D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Crowell: 1972

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 89065


1st printing. 8vo. Pp x + 326. Quarter bound in black cloth stamped in pink on the spine with sides of stone cloth boards stamped in pink on the upper panel. A clean, al;ost unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket - there is the occaisonal marginal mark in the text. View more info

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Plain Words: A Guide to the Use of Plain English

By: Gowers, Sir Ernest

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1951

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 90324


14th printing. 8vo paperback. Pp 94 in light printed card wrappers. Light diagonal crease to the top corner of the lower wrapper. The text is clean and unmarked. View more info

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Linguistics at Large: The fourteen linguistics lectures presented by the Institute of Contemporary Arts London 1969-70

By: Minnis, Noel (Ed)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Victor Gollancz: 1971

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 6997


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 328. Sage cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Neat stamp 'Department of English Studies' on the front free endpaper else Very Good in near Very Good dust-jacket with one closed tear. View more info

Image for Easy French Lessons for Beginners: Containing French Pronunciation Conveyed by English Words, and French and English Similarities

Easy French Lessons for Beginners: Containing French Pronunciation Conveyed by English Words, and French and English Similarities

By: Nottelle, Louis

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Whitefish, Montana, Kessinger Publishing: ND

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 95710


Produced as a Print on Demand Kessinger Legacy Reprint. A facsimile reprint of the 1867 edition. Pp viii + 164. A highlighter has been used to mark text on page 2 else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language

By: Pinker, Steven

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 91831


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xi + 348. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

Image for English Reader with conversation exercises: The British Isles, the country and the people.  Classes de Quatrieme et Troisieme

English Reader with conversation exercises: The British Isles, the country and the people. Classes de Quatrieme et Troisieme

By: Schweitzer, Charles with Alfred Vincent

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, Armand Colin: 1905

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 89054


8vo. Pp xvi + 227 with b&w photographs throughout + fold-out map. Quarter bound in red leather decoratively stamped on the spine with sides of red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the upper panel. Printed prize label on the front paste-down. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket (as issued). Cloth a little stained on the upper panel and the leather of the upper joint is a little rubbed. View more info

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Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation

By: Truss, Lynne

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Profile Books: 2003

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 95486


32nd printing. 8vo. Pp x + 209. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info