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Dictionary of biological equivalents German-English

By: Artschwager, E.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: The Williams & Wilkins Company: 1930

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11864

Condition: Good

Front hinge weak. 225 pp. plus 6 plates. View more info

The Oxford Classical Dictionary

By: Cary, M., Denniston, J.D., Duff, J. Wight, Nock, A.D., Ross, W.D. and H.H. Scullard

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Oxford: Clarendon Press: 1950

Edition: Reprint of 1949 edition

Seller ID: 1126

Condition: V.g.

V.g., cover sl. abraded, sl. foxing to end papers only, internally unshaken and unworn. A standard work of reference for classicists, with terse but comprehensive descriptions and well annotated with sources and cross-references. Some of the entries are exquisitely scholarly, especially those describing profoundly obscure individuals. Achaemenid kings of ancient Persia are sadly given a somewhat perfunctory treatment. xx, 971 pp. As this is a heavy book, please ask for a transport quotation when ordering. View more info

__________ _______ __ ___________ ______ ________ [Handbook on taxonomy of vascular plants] T. 1

By: Fedorov, An. & Kirpichnikov, M.Ai.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR, Moskva: 1954

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11901

Condition: V.g.

Owner's signature. 110 pp. View more info

A case study in diachronic phonology: the Japanese Onbin sound changes

By: Frellesvig, Bjarke

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Aarhus University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2269

ISBN: 87 7288 489 6

Condition: V.g.

Sl. shelf-wear, otherwise little used. A study of the history of Japanese diachronic linguistic phonology and Onbin (euphony) from Old and Middle Japanese to the present day, the author having had a research scholarship at the University of Waseda, Tokyo and also studied at the University of Copenhagen, SOAS and UCLA. Uses Henning Anderson's methods to analyse trends in the mutation of the Japanese language. 168 pp. View more info

A dictionary of archaic and provincial words, obsolete phrases, proverbs, and ancient customs, from the fourteenth century (vol. 1 A-I, vol. 2 J-Z

By: Halliwell, J.O.

Price: £36.00

Publisher: John Russell Smith, London: 1881

Edition: 10th edition

Seller ID: 11853

Condition: Good

Bookplates of N.D. Simpson in each volume. Front hinge of vol. 1 starting. View more info

The language of sport

By: Hare, C.E.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Country Life: 1939

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15904

Condition: V.g.

Little used. Owner's signature. It should be noted that the term sport in the title refers to field sports, i.e. the unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable [Oscar Wilde]. View more info

A Turkish-English dictionary

By: Hony, H.C. & Iz, Fahir

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1967 repr. of 1957 edition

Edition: 2nd ed.

Seller ID: 602

Condition: V.g.

xii + 419 pp., v.g. with only sl. soiling of page edges from light use. A concise dictionary, with compounds, giving derivation of some foreign (but not arabic) imports, indication of stress, irregular plurals etc. View more info

Our spoken language

By: James, A. Ll.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1938

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11875

Condition: V.g.

A tidy copy. 176 pp. View more info

Collins Phrase Books: Portuguese

By: Lamb, N.J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: William Collins: 1972

Edition: Reprint of 1969 edition

Seller ID: 606

ISBN: 0 00 433906 1

Condition: Good

Good (pages tanned). A few pencil marks in text. 160 pp, maps of Portugal on end papes. View more info

Fundamentos geneticos del lenguaje

By: Lopez Garcia, Angel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ediciones Catedra: 2002

Seller ID: 4399

ISBN: 84 376 1991 2

Condition: As new

Scarcely used. 251 pp. View more info

Damms Lommeordboker Engelsk-Norsk Norsk-Engelsk

By: Myklestad, J. Meyer & Soraas, H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: N.W. Damm & Son: 1952

Seller ID: 621

Condition: Good

Front cover creased, some edge-wear. Pocket-sized dictionary, the Norwegian-English part being indented on fore-edge. 245, (4) pp. View more info

Scientific Russian: a textbook for classes and self-study

By: Perry, James W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Interscience, New York: 1950

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8025

Condition: V.g.

Ex-lilbrary copy but little used. xix, 816 pp. View more info

The Oxford dictionary of modern Greek: Greek-English

By: Pring, J.T.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1965

Seller ID: 612

ISBN: 0 19 864207 5

Condition: V.g.

Jacket torn at hinges, internally little used. View more info

Dictionariolum trilingue

By: Ray, John; introduction by W.T. Stearn

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ray Society: 1981

Edition: Facsimile edition, first published in 1675

Seller ID: 15902

ISBN: 0 903874 16 4

Condition: Fine

Almost unused. 91 pp. in facsimile; 24 pp. of prelims, 2 page subject index at end. View more info

Cornish place names and language

By: Weatherhill, C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sigma Leisure, Wilmslow: 2000

Edition: 3rd impression

Seller ID: 20068

ISBN: 1 85058 462 1

Condition: FIne

Scarcely used View more info

__________ _______ __ ___________ ______ ________ [Handbook on taxonomy of vascular plants] T. 2: ________-_______ ______ ___ _________ {Latin-Russian Dictionary for botanists]

By: Zabinkova, I.N. & Kirpichnikov, M. Ai.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR, Moskva: 1957

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11902

Condition: V.g.

Owner's bookplate. 336 pp. View more info