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A Copious and Critical Latin-English Lexicon, Founded on the Larger Latin-German Lexicon of Dr William Freund

By: Andrews, E.A. (Ed)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low: 1852

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 91748


8vo. Pp xxv + 1663. Half-bound in burgundy leather stamped in gilt on the spine with sides of burgundy leatherette. Marbled endpapers and the 3 edges of the book block also marbled. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. The leather is a little rubbed at the corners, at the head and tail of the spine and at the raised bands on the spine. Overall a nice copy without dust jacket (as issued). View more info

The Concise English Dictionary Literary Scientific and Technical

By: Annandale, Charles

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Blackie: 1908

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 85499


New and Enlarged Edition with Supplement of Additional Words. Half-bound in brown leather with sides of green leather on boards. Marbled endpapers and marbling to the book block edges. 8vo. Pp xvi + 848. Edges a little rubbed and some marking to the green leather. Overall a nice copy without dust-jacket. View more info

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Reading Critically Writing Well: A Reader and Guide

By: Axelrod, Rise B. & Cooper, Charles R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Boston/New York, Bedford/St Martins: 1999

Edition: Fifth edition

Seller ID: 95975


8vo paperback. Pp xxii + 554. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers View more info

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

By: Bartlett, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan: 1977

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 11201


14th edition. Revised and enlarged. Ede Emily Morison Beck. 8vo. Pp xviii + 1750. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Inscription on ffe else Very Good in Very Good price-clipped dust-jacket. View more info

Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature

By: Bartlett, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1980: 1980

Edition: 15th edition

Seller ID: 83768


Edited by Emily Morison Beck. 8vo. Pp lviii + 1540. Plum cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean and unmarked text in a tight clean binding. Dust-jacket a little rubbed at the lower edge. View more info

Migration and Social Security Handbook

By: Cox, Simon, Duran Seddon, Helen Mountfield and Simon Roberts with Elspeth Guild

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, CPAG: 1997

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 84485


2nd edition. Trade paperback. Pp xiii + 470. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Webster's American Biographies

By: Doren, Charles Van (Ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Springfield, G. & C. Merriam: 1974

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 85701


4to (252 x 164mm). Pp xii + 1233. Blue rexine boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and clipped dust-jacket a little rubbed at the edges. Neat black felt-tip line across the top edge of the book block close to the spine - probably denotes book was returned to publisher and then sold as 2nd hand. View more info

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The Pleasure of Reading

By: Fraser, Antonia (Ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1992

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 92740


4to (272 x 189mm). Pp 251 illustrated in full colour throughout. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is a little rubbed along the top edge with a couple of closed tears. View more info

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Grammar for Grown-Ups: A straightforward guide to good English

By: Fry, Katherine & Rowena Kirton

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Square Peg: 2012

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 91025


2nd printing. 8vo. Pp x + 304. Printed white cloth boards without dust jacket (as issued). A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding - appears as new. View more info

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Encyclopedia of Britain

By: Gascoigne, Bamber

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, BCA: 1993

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 92412


4to (277 x 188mm). Pp 720 illustrated in colour and b&w throughout. Claret cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature

By: Harvey, Sir Paul (Ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1967

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 94828


Fourth edition revised by Dorothy Eagle. 8vo. Pp x + 961. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info

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French-English and English-French Dictionary of Commercial and Financial Terms, Phrases and Practice

By: Kettridge, J. O.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1976

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 89792


8vo. Pp xii + 655. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is showing some staining along the upper part. View more info

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Langenscheidt's Pocket Dictionary of the English and German Languages (Langenscheidts Taschenworterbuch)

By: Klatt, Prof. Edmund

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Berlin, Langenscheidt: 1975

Edition: Sixth edition

Seller ID: 87830


English-German and German-English. Small 8vo. Pp 1278. Blue flexible plastic binding stamped in silver on the spine. . A clean and tightly bound copy in an unclipped dust-jacket. The dust-jacket is a little rubbed at the edges and has a number of closed tears. In original grey cardboard slipcase. View more info

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Annuaire de l'Administration de la Marine Marc hande pour 1922

By: Le Trocquer, M. (Ministère des Travaux Publics) et Rio, M. Alphonse (Sous-Secrétariat d'Etat des Ports, de la Marine Marchande et des Pèches)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Paris, Imprimerie Nationale: 1922

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95868


8vo. Pp 286 + 85pp Répertoire du Commerce et de l'Industrie Maritimes 1922. Printed paper on boards. The binding is tight, the text is clean. The boards are a little rubbed at the edges - especially at the corners and the spine. Without dust jacket (as issued). All text is in French. View more info

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A Classical Dictionary containing A Full Account of All the Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors, with Tables of Coins, Weights and Measures, in Use among the Greeks and Romans, to which is now Prefixed, A Chronological Table

By: Lempriere, J.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, T. Allman: 1832

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 85608


A new edition, revised and considerably enlarged by The Rev T. Smith of St John's College, Cambridge. 8vo. Pp xxiii + 725 + 12 unpaginated pages of tables. Original binding - quarter bound in brown Morocco leather with gilt stamping to the spine and sides of marbled paper on boards. Board edges rubbed and marbled paper scuffed. Name in ink on the blank leaf before the title-page. Binding is tight and contents clean. View more info

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The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations

By: Metcalf, Fred (Ed)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1987

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 85202


8vo paperback. Pp 319. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers with a light diagonal crease across the top corner of upper wrapper. View more info

Organizing Knowledge in Libraries

By: Needham, C. D.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1966

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 87530


3rd impression. Pp 259. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. View more info

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BBC Year Book 1950.

By: No Author

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London : British Broadcasting Corporation, 1950:

Seller ID: 11937


Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Gilt faded else Very Good in Good dust-jacket chipped at the top edge and worn at head of spine. View more info

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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

By: No author

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1977:

Seller ID: 12989


Trade paperback edition. Pp 481. Light diagonal crease to top corner of back cover else Very Good in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Author's & Writer's Who's Who - 4th edition

By: Pine, L. G. (Ed)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Burke's Peerage: 1960

Edition: Fourth edition

Seller ID: 90327


8vo. Pp xxvi + 454. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info