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An Advanced English-Chinese Dictionary
1 An Advanced English-Chinese Dictionary
People's Republic of China Foreign Language Teaching & Research 756003036X / 9787560030364 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
1732 pages. Clean and unmarked. A thin shallow impression runs vertically along the centre of the rear board but board is not creased or cracked. Else as new. 
Price: 78.00 CDN
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Dizionario Scolare, Italiano-Arabo
2 Dizionario Scolare, Italiano-Arabo
Tripoli -Liban Dar Al-Chimal 2000 995319002X First Edition Card covers Very Good 16mo. 
454pp. 
Price: 18.75 CDN
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Grammatical Exercises on the Moods, Tenses and Syntax of the Latin Language. adapted to the method of Ruddiman's Rudiments. A New Edition, revised and corrected throughout, with notes. To which is added a vocabulary.
3 Grammatical Exercises on the Moods, Tenses and Syntax of the Latin Language. adapted to the method of Ruddiman's Rudiments. A New Edition, revised and corrected throughout, with notes. To which is added a vocabulary.
Edinburgh & London Stirling & Kenny, Whittaker & Co. 1830 leather Good 16 Mo. 
viii, 252 pages. Binding sturdy and hinges secure with rubbing to extremities; the number 6 in white to spine. Mild soiling to endpapers and age-toning to leaves. Old ink notation to first leaves and a few within. Duncan Stevenson, Printer. Uncommon. 
Price: 110.50 CDN
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A Shakespearian Grammar.  An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Diffferences Between Elizabethan and Modern English, Abbott, E.A.
4 Abbott, E.A. A Shakespearian Grammar. An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Diffferences Between Elizabethan and Modern English
New York Dover Publications 1966 Reprint Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo 
xxiv, 511pp. previous owner's name to ffep., notes on final blank page. This book is a facsimile reprint of the third, revised edition published by Macmillan and Company in 1870. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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Ukrainian-English Dictionary, Andrusyshen, C. H.; J. N. Krett
5 Andrusyshen, C. H.; J. N. Krett Ukrainian-English Dictionary
Toronto University of Toronto Press for University of Saskatchewan 1995 0802064213 / 9780802064219 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo. 
xxix, 1163 pages. This is the 1995 printing of the dictionary originally published 1955. Light soiling to textblock edges only; interior is clean and unmarked. No spine crease. Overseas shipping will be more expensive due to weight: please inquire. 
Price: 84.50 CDN
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The King's English Drill.  A Practical Aid to Spoken English in Everyday Use., Archibald, Rosamond M
6 Archibald, Rosamond M The King's English Drill. A Practical Aid to Spoken English in Everyday Use.
Saint John, N.B. Barnes & Company, Limited 1921 Third edition Stiff card covers Good 12mo. 
i-viii, 9-27pp. previous owner's name to inside front cover, "Alice Loomer Falmouth 1926", light wear to covers 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Principles of Grammar : Being a Compendious Treatise on the Languages English, Latin, Greek, German, Spanish and French. Founded on the immutable principle of the relation which one word sustains to another, Barrett, Solomon
7 Barrett, Solomon The Principles of Grammar : Being a Compendious Treatise on the Languages English, Latin, Greek, German, Spanish and French. Founded on the immutable principle of the relation which one word sustains to another
Boston Geo. C. Rand and Avery 1859 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
576 pages and 3 leaves of subscribers' signatures in facsimile at rear. Brown cloth decorated in blind with gilt to spine. Binding sound and hinges secure. Offsetting to endpapers; foxing to first few and final few leaves and sporadic light foxing throughout. Elegant signature to front free endpaper. A very good example of the revised edition. 
Price: 84.50 CDN
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Punctuation, and Other Typographical Matters, for the use of Printers, Authors, Teachers and Scholars, Bigelow, Marshall T.
8 Bigelow, Marshall T. Punctuation, and Other Typographical Matters, for the use of Printers, Authors, Teachers and Scholars
Boston, New York Lee and Shepard, Charles T. Dillingham 1881 Third edition Cloth Good 16mo. 
112 pages. Soiling to cloth and head of spine chipped. Binding is sound. Some pencil ticks throughout and a jaunty doodle to front pastedown: Lucius Hendee The Dude. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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A Practical Grammar of the English Language; with analysis of sentences, Bullions, Peter
9 Bullions, Peter A Practical Grammar of the English Language; with analysis of sentences
New York Sheldon and Company 1870 Hardcover Very Good 12mo. 
x, 336 pages. Revised Edition. Orthography, Etymology, Syntax, Prosody. Leather spine, pebbled cloth boards with paper residue on rear board. Clean unmarked interior with a little foxing to preliminaries. Front and rear endpapers have publisher's lists. Binding is sound. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Demography, Coulmas, Florian
10 Coulmas, Florian Demography
Oxford Blackwell 1992 0631185240 / 9780631185246 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo. 
xii, 377 pages. Interior is clean and unmarked. Binding sound and hinges sturdy, with no creasing to spine. Light rubbing only to jacket. 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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Early Spanish Suffixes, D.G. Pattison
11 D.G. Pattison Early Spanish Suffixes
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1975 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo 
x, 249 pp. mark on cover where tag removed, otherwise vg in vg dust jacket "A functional study of the principal nominal suffixes of Spanish up to 1300" - Publication of the Phil ological Society XXVII. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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The Elements of Rhetoric, De Mille, James
12 De Mille, James The Elements of Rhetoric
New York Harper & Brothers 1878 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
xvii, [13]-564 pages. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Former owner's signature to front endpaper dated [19]03; an occasional unobtrusive spot of foxing but overall a remarkably well preserved example of the uncommon first issue of the only work this popular author published in his academic field. A second edition was issued posthumously in 1882. Small old bookseller's stamp at foot of title page: C.C. Morton, Halifax, N.S. " De Mille taught at Acadia from 1860 until 1865, working in the Classics Department. After that, he taught history, literature, and rhetoric at Dalhousie University in Halifax until his death [in 1880]. At the time of his death, he was being considered for the position of Chair of Rhetoric at Harvard College." [Ian Gordon in The New Brunswick Literary Encyclopedia] 
Price: 292.50 CDN
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The Combined Spanish Method : A Practical and Theoretical System for Learning the Spanish Language, De Tornos, Alberto
13 De Tornos, Alberto The Combined Spanish Method : A Practical and Theoretical System for Learning the Spanish Language
New York D. Appleton and Company 1908 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
xxix, 515 pages. Leather spine with gilt titles over pebbled maroon cloth. All edges red sprinkled. Two early small signatures in pencil to top right front endpaper; else unmarked. A remarkably clean example, in sound binding. "Revised Edition"; 1908 issue. 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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A Spanish Grammar for Beginners, DeVitis, M. A.
14 DeVitis, M. A. A Spanish Grammar for Beginners
Boston, &c. Allyn and Bacon 1915 Cloth Good 8vo 
xviii, 334 pages. Light scoring and a few pages with highlighting, but generally a clean interior. Binding is sound, with spine titles faded and spine darker than boards. Former owners' inscriptions to front endpaper, the earliest dated 1920. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Prague Studies in Mathematical Linguistics. Volume 2: Statistical Linguistics, Algebraic Linguistics, Machine Translations., Dolezel, Lubomir, Sgall, Petr and Vachek, Josef eds.
15 Dolezel, Lubomir, Sgall, Petr and Vachek, Josef eds. Prague Studies in Mathematical Linguistics. Volume 2: Statistical Linguistics, Algebraic Linguistics, Machine Translations.
University, Alabama University of Alabama Press 1967 University, Alabama 1967 Cloth Very Good Good 8vo., Boards 
261pp. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Prague Studies in Mathematical Linguistics. Volume 1: Statistical Linguistics, Algebraic Linguistics, Machine Translation., Dolezel, Lubomir, Sgall. Petr, and Vachek, Josef eds.
16 Dolezel, Lubomir, Sgall. Petr, and Vachek, Josef eds. Prague Studies in Mathematical Linguistics. Volume 1: Statistical Linguistics, Algebraic Linguistics, Machine Translation.
University, Alabama University of Alabama Press 1966 Cloth Very Good Fair 8vo., Boards 
240pp. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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Nature Displayed in her mode of Teaching Language to Man; being a new and infallible Method of Acquiring Languages with unparalleled rapidity. Deduced from the Analysis of the Human Mind, . adapted to the French. To which is prefixed, a Development ..., Dufief, Nicolas Gouin
17 Dufief, Nicolas Gouin Nature Displayed in her mode of Teaching Language to Man; being a new and infallible Method of Acquiring Languages with unparalleled rapidity. Deduced from the Analysis of the Human Mind, . adapted to the French. To which is prefixed, a Development ...
London Printed for the Author. 1828 Ninth Edition quarter leather Very Good 8vo. 
cxx, 416, 149; vi, 344, 261 pages. Two volumes (complete). Quarter leather over marbled boards. Spines display well with maroon labels, gilt titles and gilded decorative bands. Pastedowns and endpapers heavily foxed, else very good. Very little foxing to contents. Miniscule early ownership signature to front endpaper. Hinges and binding fully secure. 
Price: 188.50 CDN
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18 F. Hirth; C.H. Brewitt-Taylor. Text Book of Modern Documentary Chinese, for the Special Use of the Chinese Customs Service. Second Edition. Rearranged, enlarged, and edited by C.H. Brewitt-Taylor. Text and Key.
Taipei Ch'eng-Wen Publishing Company 1968 Cloth Very Good 4to 
vii [plus errata], 408; 224 pages plus 12 pages of catalogues for Ch'eng-Wen reprints and Harvard - Yenching Institute Sinological Index Series at rear. Two volumes in one. Red cloth hardcover with gilt titles to spine. Former owner's signature to front pastedown, otherwise clean and unmarked. Sound binding. Volume I is entirely in Chinese language; Volume II, the key, has translation in English. Also included is the loosely inserted sheet seen in the fifth scan. 1968 quality reprint of the 1909/1910 Shanghai edition. 
Price: 422.50 CDN
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The Student and Traveller's Guide to French Conversation: consisting of familiar dialogues ... with a comparative table of the coins, weights, and measures of France and England; and models of letters, notes, and cards...., Fivas, M. de and Roux
19 Fivas, M. de and Roux The Student and Traveller's Guide to French Conversation: consisting of familiar dialogues ... with a comparative table of the coins, weights, and measures of France and England; and models of letters, notes, and cards....
London / Edinburgh Simpkin & Marshall, and Geo. Cowie & Co. / Stirling & Kenney 1833 Fourth edition half leather Very Good 16mo. 
xi, [1], [1]-207, [1] pages. Half leather: red along spine and dark green at tips. Title in gilt vertically to spine. Extremities rubbed, with moderate splitting to outer hinges. Binding is sound; all edges sprinkled. Ownership inscriptions to front and rear; leaves evenly tanned. A very good example. 
Price: 110.50 CDN
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Lehrbuch der Klassischen Tibetischen Schriftsprache. Mit Lesestücken und Glossar, Hahn, Michael
20 Hahn, Michael Lehrbuch der Klassischen Tibetischen Schriftsprache. Mit Lesestücken und Glossar
Bonn Michael Hann 1974 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
280 pages. Clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. Covers tanned. 
Price: 78.00 CDN
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