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Image for Questions Designed For The Use Of Those Engaged In The Study Of Lyman's Historical Chart. With A Key To The Names Mentioned In The Chart, And A List Of Geographical Names Of Ancient And Middle History With Their Corresponding Modern Names

Questions Designed For The Use Of Those Engaged In The Study Of Lyman's Historical Chart. With A Key To The Names Mentioned In The Chart, And A List Of Geographical Names Of Ancient And Middle History With Their Corresponding Modern Names

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: National Publishing Company / Jones Brothers & Co.: 1874

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013637

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


013637: Boards are dark green with gilt lettering and emblem on front cover. Edges of board are worn and prior owner's name and date are lightly written on front flyleaf. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated, and some pages are age-darkened), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 4.75 x 6.75 in.: 125 pages View more info

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Reforger Military Dictionary : Publication #676-634

By: 3rd Armored Cavalry, US Army

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1976

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013693

Condition: Fine


013693: "Compiled by the 66th Military Intelligence Detachment, Fort Bliss, Texas, at the request of the Commander, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment. During REFORGER '75 the 3rd Armored Calvary Regiment experienced difficulty in communicating with German counterparts due to the apparent language barrier and the shortage of trained linguists. As a result, this dictionary of military terminology was prepared to assist all REFORGER units while operating in Germany." Co... View more info

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An English Grammar - For The Use Of High School, Academy, And College Classes

By: Baskervill, W. M. / Sewell, J. W.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: American Book Company: 1895

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013855

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


013855: Boards are Black with Gilt Lettering on front and spine. Copy has pencil writing on front flyleaf by prior owner, as well as some light pencil underlining on other pages, and pp. 245-246 are wrinkled. Boards and pages are clean, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 5.5 x 7.5 in: 349 pages View more info

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Word Abuse (How The Words We Use Use Us)

By: Corss, Donna Woolfolk

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1979

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 002020

ISBN: 0698109686

Condition: Very Good


002020: Unread condition - but has "WHS" stamped on bottom of page edge. "Introduction by William Woolfolk. " Review by Publishers Weekly "Credit Word Abuse with a lively anecdotal approach, sharp perceptions, a sense of comedy. As she discusses jargon, the cliché', the euphemism, emotional word color, the 'new verbal morality' (dirty words) and other perils, Cross makes some telling points in her jaunty opus. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 ... View more info

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Information Science 101

By: Debons, Anthony

Price: $49.00

Publisher: The Scarecrow Press, Inc.: 2008

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 008437

ISBN: 0810852896

Condition: Very Good


008437: Corners of covers are lightly creased. Otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked (no writing or highlighting at all), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "Helps high school and college freshman identify and understand careers in information science. With this text, author Anthony Debons, one of the early founders of the discipline of Information Science, gives attention to the role of various disciplines in the field: library/documentation, tele... View more info

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Management Basics For Information Professionals

By: Evans, G. Edward / Rugaas, Bendik / Ward, Patricia L.

Price: $74.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Neal Schuman Publishing: 2000

Store ID: 005425

ISBN: 1555703704

Condition: Very Good


005425: Copy would be considered in Excellent Condition if not Ex-Library; covers and pages are clean, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Does have Library stamp inside, title page has been neatly removed and plastic covering over bottom of spine removed where Library label was. Also has a short black mark on front plastic-covered cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This new, current, and comprehensive introduction to the management of libraries is both a succ... View more info

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Chinese Calligraphy : From Pictograph to Ideogram: The History of 214 Essential Chinese/Japanese Characters

By: Fazzioli, Edoardo

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 1987

Edition: First American Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 012614

ISBN: 0896597741

Condition: Fine with no Dust Jacket


012614: No dustjacket is included. Content Chapters include: A Living Language, Six Thousand Years Old / Man / Body / To Journey / Village / Paintbrush / Dragon / Jade / Yellow / Index. "An illuminating history of the 214 Chinese symbols or radicals and how they provide a unique way to penetrate a rich, mysterious world and can reflect the history and philosophy of an entire culture." Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered... View more info

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Speech, Crime, And The Uses Of Language

By: Greenawalt, Kent

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006438

ISBN: 0195057996

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


006438: Printing Number Line (9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Top edge of dustjacket has small stain on inside. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In this book Greenawalt explores the three-way relationship between the idea of freedom of speech, the law of crimes, and the many uses of language. He begins by considering free speech as a political principle, and after a thorough and incisive analysis of the justifications commonly ... View more info

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Read & Grow Rich (How The Hidden Power Of Reading Can Make You Richer In All Areas Of Your Life)

By: Hedges, Burke

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Tampa, Florida, I N T I Pub & Resource Books Inc: 2000

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004011

ISBN: 1891279009

Condition: Fine


004011: "Reading, like no other medium, can transform your life in a flash, and you never know which book ... At which time in your life ... Might be the one that rocks your world and inspires you in ways you never thought possible before. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.25 x 8.5 in.: 132 pages View more info

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Modern Military Dictionary: English / Arabic - Arabic / English

By: Kayyali, Maher S.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Hippocrene Books: 1991

Edition: Second Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010348

ISBN: 0870529870

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


010348: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book has first 118 pages numbered in English, but contains a total of 254 pages. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. This book was first published by the Arab Institute for Research and Publishing, Carlton Tower, Sakiet El-Janzeer, Beirut-Lebanon. "Every field of human activity develops its own terms and jargon, and th... View more info

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Modern Military Dictionary: English / Arabic - Arabic / English

By: Kayyali, Maher S.

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Hippocrene Books: 1991

Edition: Second Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010349

ISBN: 0870529870

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


010349: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book has first 118 pages numbered in English, but contains a total of 254 pages. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. This book was first published by the Arab Institute for Research and Publishing, Carlton Tower, Sakiet El-Janzeer, Beirut-Lebanon. "Every field of human activity develops its own terms and jargon, and th... View more info

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The Art of Public Speaking Learning Tools Suite - Ninth Edition - Version 5.0 (Includes Primary Textbook, Student CD-ROM Guidebook, Audio Abridgement CD Set, PowerWeb, & TopicFinder)

By: Lucas, Stephen E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 2008

Edition: Ninth Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 009951

Condition: Fine


009951: COMPLETE Package includes: THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING Book (ISBN 007313564X), Student CD-ROM Guidebook - Version 5.0 (ISBN 0073265322 - still shrinkwrapped), Audio Abridgement Compact Disc Set (ISBN 007321650X - still shrinkwrapped), TopicFinder (ISBN 0073216461) and access to the Public Speaking Powerweb. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 8 x 10 in.: 506 pages View more info

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How To Talk Jewish

By: Mason, Jackie / Berkow, Ira

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 006573

ISBN: 0312054459

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


006573: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Jackie Mason has built his Tony Award-winning career out of the culture and language of Jewish people, so who better to instruct the unindoctrinated in the joys of Yiddish? How to Talk Jewish, a guide to 100 Yiddish words, phrases, and expressions, includes pronunciations, definitions, and examples of usage, along with Jackie's incomparable wit. Is your blind date haimish? Uh ... View more info

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How To Speak Southern

By: Mitchell, Steve

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, Bantam Books: 1988

Store ID: 004028

ISBN: 0553275194

Condition: Very Good


004028: "This book is dedicated to all Yankees in the hope that it will teach them how to talk right. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 4.25 x 6.75 in. View more info

Image for A Pocket Guide To JAPAN: Including Fold-Out Map: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

A Pocket Guide To JAPAN: Including Fold-Out Map: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: Office of Armed Forces Information and Education .. Department of Defense

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1950

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013768

Condition: Very Good


013768: JAPAN with Map. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. Rare 1950 Booklet is Green and White, with a cluster of Bamboo on front, and includes the Fold-Out Map of Japan at back. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except for slight darkening along edges of covers), bright, tightly bound and s... View more info

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How To Be Prepared To Think On Your Feet (And Make The Best Business Presentations Of Your Life)

By: Rafe, Stephen C.

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Business: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003280

ISBN: 0887304370

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


003280: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. The author, Stephen C. Rafe is the one "who coached Johnson & Johnson executives during the Tylenol crisis, AT&T executives during the divestiture, and members of Reagan's Committee on Strategic Forces. " Has short remainder mark on bottom of page block. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 6.25 x 9.5 in.: 228 pages View more info

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The Joy Of Signing (The New Illustrated Guide For Mastering Sign Language And The Manual Alphabet)

By: Riekehof, Lottie L.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Springfield, Illinois, Gospel Publishing House: 1981

Edition: First Edition: Seventh Printing

Store ID: 010108

ISBN: 0882435183

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010108: Edges and corners of boards are lightly rubbed. Boards and pages are clean, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered but does have prior owner's name and address at top of front flyleaf as well as some pages have a pen or pencil notation on them. They seem to be intended to amplify how certain signs are to be made. These notations are why I categorize this book as in Good vs. Very Good condition. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Over 1300 signs have been cl... View more info

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Speaking Freely (A Guided Tour Of American English From Plymouth Rock To Silicon Valley)

By: Soukhanov, Anne H. / Flexner, Stuart Berg

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004676

ISBN: 019510692X

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


004676: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Here we discover not only the origin and history of many of our most delightful words but also the changing cultural conditions that produced them. With chapters on Americanisms, cyberspace, advertising, fighting words, fitness, geography, economics, sex, crime, gender, generation gaps, and many other subjects, Speaking Freely covers the whole spectrum of language in America from t... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To INDIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013695

Condition: Very Good


013695: INDIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If in... View more info

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A Short Guide To SYRIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013696

Condition: Very Good


013696: SYRIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the second page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. ... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To EGYPT: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013697

Condition: Very Good


013697: EGYPT. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Douglas G. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Prin... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NORTH AFRICA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013698

Condition: Very Good


013698: NORTH AFRICA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, B... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To PANAMA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013699

Condition: Very Good


013699: PANAMA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. ... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NORTHERN IRELAND: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013701

Condition: Very Good


013701: NORTHERN IRELAND. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Prin... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NEW GUINEA and the SOLOMONS: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1944

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013702

Condition: Very Good


013702: NEW GUINEA and the SOLOMONS. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. It also has a light stamp "Educational Services Center" across front cover. Booklet covers and pages are clean,... View more info