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MEANING OF EVERYTHING: THE STORY OF THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY

By: WINCHESTER, SIMON

Price: $13.50

Publisher: OXFORD, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: 2003

Edition: 1ST UK EDITION

Seller ID: I310323

ISBN: 0198607024

Condition: VG/VG. Pages: 260. Item #I310323.


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MINDFUL WRITERS: NOBLE TRUTHS OF THE WRITING LIFE

By: MOORE, DINTY W.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: BOSTON, WISDOM PUBLICATIONS: 2012

Seller ID: I298438

ISBN: 1614290075

Condition: VG IN RED & BEIGE BOARDS. NO DJ AS ISSUED. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 143. Item #I298438.


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MORROW BOOK OF QUOTATIONS IN AMERICAN HISTORY

By: CONLIN, JOSEPH R.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, WILLIAM MORROW & CO, INC.: 1984

Edition: BOOK CLUB

Seller ID: I161143

ISBN: 0688020682

Condition: VG- IN WRAPS. LIGHTLY EDGEWORN & SOILED. Pages: 352. Item #I161143.


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NAMES & NICKNAMES OF PLACES AND THINGS

By: URDANG, LAURENCE, ED.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, NEW AMERICAN LIBRARY: 1987

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: I111431

ISBN: 0452009081

Condition: G IN WRAPS. LIGHTLY WORN & SOILED. Pages: 327. Item #I111431.


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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY RESEARCH REPORTS: ABSTRACTS AND REVIEWS OF RESEARCH AND EXPLORATION AUTHORIZED UNDER NGS GRANTS

By: OEHSER, PAUL H. - Editor, under the direction of the Committee for Research and Exploration

Price: $8.00

Publisher: WASHINGTON, DC, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY: 1969

Seller ID: I014597

Condition: VG/POOR. DJ SUNNED, EDGEWORN, LARGE CHIP AT FRONT CORNER. Pages: 275. Item #I014597.


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NEW YORK FRIARS CLUB BOOK OF ROASTS: WITTIEST, MOST HILARIOUS, AND, UNTIL NOW, MOST UNPRINTABLE MOMENTS...

By: DOUGHERTY, BARRY

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MJF BOOKS: 2000

Edition: 1ST THUS.

Seller ID: I133284

ISBN: 1567315135

Condition: VG/VG- DJ LIGHTLY EDGEWORN, SMALL TEAR, INK LINE LOWER REAR. Pages: 274. Item #I133284.


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ON WRITING: A MEMOIR OF THE CRAFT

By: KING, STEPHEN

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, SCRIBNER: 2000

Edition: 3RD PRINTING

Seller ID: I309464

ISBN: 0684853523

Condition: VG/VG DJ IN MYLAR WRAP. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 288. Item #I309464.


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ONE YEAR TO A WRITING LIFE: TWELVE LESSONS TO DEEPEN EVERY WRITER'S ART AND CRAFT

By: TIBERGHIEN, SUSAN M.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, DA CAPO/PERSEUS: 2007

Seller ID: I282254

ISBN: 1600940587

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 261. Item #I282254.


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PANORAMA: THE LAUREL REVIEW, NUMBER ONE

By: TANNENBAUM, R. F. - Editor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, LAUREL / DELL PUBLISHING: 1957

Seller ID: I060705

Condition: G IN WRAPS. LIGHTLY WORN & SOILED. SMALL TEAR LOWER SPINE. Pages: 255. Item #I060705.


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PARLIAMENTARY LAW RULES AND PROCEDURES FOR CONDUCTING CONVENTIONS: A GUIDE FOR PRESIDENTS, CONVENTION COMMITTEE...

By: HARDCASTLE, LENA LA NELLE

Price: $9.50

Publisher: GARLAND, TX., STUART BOOKS: 1982

Seller ID: I257096

ISBN: 0960871608

Condition: VG-/G+ SMALL NICK TO BOARDS AT UPPER SPINE. Pages: 272. Item #I257096.


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PIRATE PRIMER: MASTERING THE LANGUAGE OF SWASHBUCKLERS AND ROGUES

By: CHOUNDAS, GEORGE

Price: $11.00

Publisher: CINCINNATI, OH., WRITER'S DIGEST BOOKS: 2007

Seller ID: I311575

Condition: VG IN BROWN BOARDS WITH GOLD LETTERING. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 468. Item #I311575.


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POWERSPEAK - THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO PERSUASIVE PUBLIC SPEAKING AND PRESENTING

By: LEEDS, DOROTHY

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, PRENTICE HALL PRESS: 1988

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: I101025

ISBN: 0136868665

Condition: VG/VG SIGNED BY AUTHOR. DJ RUBBED, LIGHT EDGEWEAR. Pages: 211. Item #I101025.


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PRELIMINARY CHECK LIST OF AMERICAN ALMANACS 1639-1800

By: MORRISON, HUGH ALEXANDER; LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Price: $23.00

Publisher: WASHINGTON, D.C., GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1907

Seller ID: I217148

Condition: G IN BURGUNDY CLOTH WITH GILT LETTERING. Pages: 160. Item #I217148.


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PRINCETON REVIEW WORD SMART FOR BUSINESS: CULTIVATING A SIX-FIGURE VOCABULARY

By: WESTBROOK, PAUL

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, RANDOM HOUSE: 1997

Seller ID: I235235

ISBN: 0679783911

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. LIGHT WEAR. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 357. Item #I235235.


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PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN: A TALE OF MURDER, INSANITY AND THE MAKING OF THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY

By: WINCHESTER, SIMON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, HARPER-PERENNIAL: 1999

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: I302435

ISBN: 006099486X

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. COVER LIGHTLY EDGEWORN, LIGHT CREASE. Pages: 242. Item #I302435.


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PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN: A TALE OF MURDER, INSANITY AND THE MAKING OF THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY

By: WINCHESTER, SIMON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, HARPER-PERENNIAL: 1999

Edition: LATER PRINTING

Seller ID: I305946

ISBN: 006099486X

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. COVER LIGHTLY EDGEWORN. NAME INSIDE COVER. Pages: 242. Item #I305946.


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QUOTIDIAN II - Conveyed by GUDRUN CABLE

By: CABLE, GUDRUN; Portraits by PRESCOTT, TRACY; Sylvia Beach Hotel Drawings by DAVIES, ANDREW

Price: $22.00

Publisher: PORTLAND, OR., RIMSKY PRESS: 1989

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: I193185

ISBN: 0962401102

Condition: VG/VG INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON LAST PAGE. Item #I193185.


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REFERENCE BOOK - A SECOND EDITION

By: JEFFERSON SMITH TRAINING & CONSULTING

Price: $17.00

Publisher: BOUNTIFUL, UT., JEFFERSON SMITH CONSULTING: 2003

Edition: 2ND EDITION

Seller ID: I308320

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. FAINT WEAR. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 282. Item #I308320.


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REFERENCE GUIDE TO SHORT FICTION

By: WATSON, NOELLE - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DETROIT, ST. JAMES PRESS: 1994

Edition: 2ND

Seller ID: I023470

Condition: VG. SPINE ENDS LIGHTLY BUMPED. Pages: 1052. Item #I023470.


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REVEREND GUPPY'S AQUARIUM: FROM JOSEPH P. FRISBIE TO ROY JACUZZI, HOW EVERYDAY ITEMS WERE NAMED FOR EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE

By: DODD, PHILIP

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, GOTHAM BOOKS: 2008

Edition: 1ST PRINTING

Seller ID: I209024

ISBN: 1592403476

Condition: VG/VG REMAINDER MARK. TEXT BLOCK CLEAN, BINDING TIGHT. Pages: 266. Item #I209024.


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RIDDICK'S RULES OF PROCEDURE: A MODERN GUIDE TO FASTER AND MORE EFFICIENT MEETINGS - FROM THE PARLIAMENTARIAN OF EMERITUS OF...

By: RIDDICK, FLOYD M.; BUTCHER, MIRIAM H.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, SCRIBNER: 1985

Edition: 1ST PRINTING

Seller ID: I264954

ISBN: 0684184273

Condition: G+/G+ INSCRIBED BY BOTH AUTHORS. PREV. OWNER ADDRESS INSIDE. Pages: 224. Item #I264954.


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RIGHTING THE MOTHER TONGUE: FROM OLDE ENGLISH TO EMAIL, THE TANGLED STORY OF ENGLISH SPELLING - SIGNED 1ST PRINTING

By: WOLMAN, DAVID

Price: $14.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, SMITHSONIAN BOOKS/HARPER: 2008

Edition: 1ST PRINTING

Seller ID: I265501

ISBN: 006136925X

Condition: VG/VG SIGNED BY AUTHOR. PAGES CLEAN, BINDING TIGHT. Pages: 211. Item #I265501.


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RISING TO THE OCCASION: PRACTICAL COMPANION FOR THE OCCASIONALLY PERPLEXED

By: HAZARD, EDITH; PINFOLD, WALLACE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CHAPEL HILL, NC., ALGONQUIN BOOKS: 1993

Edition: 3RD PRINTING

Seller ID: I132566

ISBN: 1565120299

Condition: VG/VG- DJ LIGHTLY SOILED, STICKER SCAR AT REAR. Pages: 224. Item #I132566.


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ROBERT'S RULES OF ORDER - NEWLY REVISED: 10TH EDITION

By: ROBERT, GENERAL HENRY M.; ROBERT, SARAH CORBIN; EVANS, WILLIAM J....

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE, MA., DA CAPO PRESS: 2000

Edition: LATER PRINTING

Seller ID: I301957

ISBN: 0738203076

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. LIGHT EDGEWEAR. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 704. Item #I301957.


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ROBERT'S RULES OF ORDER, Newly Revised, 9TH EDITION

By: ROBERT, HENRY M., Genreral

Price: $16.00

Publisher: READING, MA., PERSEUS BOOKS: 1990

Seller ID: I280630

ISBN: 006275002X

Condition: VG/VG. Pages: 706. Item #I280630.


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ROGET'S THESAURUS OF PHRASES

By: KIPFER, BARBARA ANN

Price: $12.50

Publisher: CINCINNATI, OH., WRITER'S DIGEST BOOKS: 2001

Edition: 1ST PRINTING

Seller ID: I255218

ISBN: 0898799996

Condition: VG/VG DJ LIGHTLY RUBBED. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 373. Item #I255218.


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RULES FOR WRITERS - SIXTH EDITION

By: HACKER, DIANA

Price: $9.00

Publisher: BOSTON, BEDFORD/ST. MARTIN'S: 2009

Seller ID: I309148

ISBN: 0312664818

Condition: VG IN WRAPS WITH SPIRAL WIRE BINDING. LIGHT EDGEWEAR. Pages: 615. Item #I309148.


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SEEING RED OR TICKLED PINK - COLOR TERMS IN EVERYDAY LANGUAGE

By: AMMER, CHRISTINE

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, DUTTON / PENGUIN: 1992

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: I041207

ISBN: 0525934626

Condition: VG/VG REMAINDER MARK. PREV OWNER'S INSCRIPTION. DJ SCUFFED. Pages: 215. Item #I041207.


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SIX WORDS YOU NEVER KNEW HAD SOMETHING TO DO WITH PIGS: AND OTHER FASCINATING FACTS ABOUT THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

By: BARBER, KATHERINE

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, PENGUIN BOOKS: 2007

Edition: 1ST THUS.

Seller ID: I275242

ISBN: 0143038125

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. LIGHT EDGEWEAR. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. Pages: 220. Item #I275242.


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SIZE OF THOUGHTS

By: BAKER, NICHOLSON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW YORK, VINTAGE / RANDOM HOUSE: 1997

Edition: REPRINT.

Seller ID: I270033

ISBN: 0679776249

Condition: VG IN WRAPS. LIGHT CREASE AT LOWER FRONT. Pages: 358. Item #I270033.


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