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1 Barnett, Lincoln The Treasure of Our Tongue
London Secker & Warburg 1966 First Edition hardcover Light foxing to front edge, VG in a good+, price-clipped Dust Jacket with color fading. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR dated December, 1977 

Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Barnett, Lincoln The Treasure of Our Tongue
NY Knopf 1964 First Edition hardcover Fine in a good - VG Dust Jacket missing some small chips 
"The Story of English from Its Obscure Beginnings to Its Present Eminence as the Most Widely Spoken Language on Earth" 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Bloomfield, Leonard Language History from Language (1933 Edition)
NY Holt, Rinehart 1965 Reprint paperback Trade paperback, VG in pictorial wraps. Some lines highlighted in yellow 
Edited by Harry Hoijer 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Search for the Perfect Language: The Makings of Europe, Eco, Umberto
4 Eco, Umberto The Search for the Perfect Language: The Makings of Europe
Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishers 1997 Reprint, First as such paperback Near fine in pictorial wraps 

Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Farb, Peter Word Play: What Happens When People Talk
NY Knopf 1974 First Edition hardcover 2nd printing. Fine in a fine Dust Jacket 

Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Fromkin, Victoria & Rodman, Robert An Introduction to Language
NY Harcourt 1993 Fourth Edition paperback Trade paperback, VG+ in color pictorial wraps. No underlining of text 

Price: 14.00 USD
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7 Funk, Wilfred, Litt.D. Word Origins and Their Romantic Stories
NY Bell 1978 Reprint, first as such hardcover Lightly tanning pages, VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket. Owner's stamp on half title page 

Price: 18.00 USD
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Merde! The Real French You Were Never Taught at School, Genevieve
8 Genevieve Merde! The Real French You Were Never Taught at School
NY Simon & Schuster Fireside 1995 Reprint paperback Trade paperback, new in pictorial wraps 
"Zut alors!!! Here is the book we've all been waiting for..." Illustrated by Michael Heath 
Price: 5.00 USD
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9 Hall, Edward T. The Silent Language
Greenwich (CT) Fawcett Premier 1961 Reprint, 1st as such paperback Mass market paperback, VG+ in pictorial wraps 
"The spoken language is only one means of communication...a leading anthropologist reveals how people 'talk' to each other without the use of words" 
Price: 4.00 USD
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"Semantics and Sexuality", Hayakawa, S. I   editor
10 Hayakawa, S. I editor "Semantics and Sexuality"
San Francisco ETC 1968 First Edition paperback Essay complete in the June,1968 issue (vol. XXV, No.2); Near fine in wraps. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Additionally, laid in is a TLS on Hayakawa's Senate stationery dated Nov 29,1978 
Special Issue "Semantics and Sexuality" with the primary essay written by Hayakawa. The author was also the editor of ETC 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Howard, Philip The State of the Language: English Observed
NY Oxford University Press 1985 0195204670 / 9780195204674 First Edition paperback Trade paperback, fine in wraps 

Price: 5.00 USD
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First Australian Dictionary of Valgarities and Obscenities, Hudson, Bob & Pickering, Larry
12 Hudson, Bob & Pickering, Larry First Australian Dictionary of Valgarities and Obscenities
London David & Charles 1987 First Edition paperback Trade paperback, near fine in pictorial wraps 
"This book preserves the language of filth and obscenity - leaving nothing to the imagination....Disgust your friends....Prove your vulgarity....Disturbing language for every occasion, from your aunt's wedding to shutting your finger in the car door!" 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Collins Gem Dictionary: Latin-English, English Latin, Kidd, D. A., MA
13 Kidd, D. A., MA Collins Gem Dictionary: Latin-English, English Latin
London Collins 1982 0004586441 / 9780004586441 Reprint paperback Light soiling & foxing, VG+ in stiff plastic wraps 

Price: 6.00 USD
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A Word in the Hand: Book One (1) An Introduction to Sign Language, Kitterman, Jane & Collins, S. Harold
14 Kitterman, Jane & Collins, S. Harold A Word in the Hand: Book One (1) An Introduction to Sign Language
Eugene, OR Garlic Press 1984 First Edition paperback Fine in wraps 

Price: 8.00 USD
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Random House Bad Speller's Dictionary, Krevisky, Joseph & Linfield, Jordan L.
15 Krevisky, Joseph & Linfield, Jordan L. Random House Bad Speller's Dictionary
NY Random 1995 067996433X First Edition paperback Fine in stiff plastic wraps 
"You Can't Spell It? You'll Find It Here Among Thousands of Words Listed by Their Wrong Spelling" 
Price: 6.00 USD
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16 Lederer, Richard The Miracle of Language
NY Pocket Books 1991 Book Club Edition hardcover Fine in a fine Dust Jacket 

Price: 8.00 USD
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17 Mackay, Charles, LL.D. Lost Beauties of the English Language
London Bibliophile 1987 Reprint hardcover Fine in a fine Dust Jacket 
Originally published in 1874. 288 pages plus 48 pages of original ads 
Price: 18.00 USD
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18 Mengham, Rod On Language: Descent from the Tower of Babel
Boston Little, Brown 1993 First Edition hardcover Fine in a fine Dust Jacket 

Price: 9.00 USD
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19 Newman, Edwin Edwin Newman on Language
NY Warner 1980 First Edition paperback Trade paperback, fine in pictorial wraps 
Collects STRICTLY SPEAKING and A CIVIL TONGUE 
Price: 9.00 USD
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20 Pei, Mario & Gaynor, Frank Dictionary of Linguistics
NY Philosophical Library 1954 First Edition hardcover Owner's bookplate on front endpaper, VG in a good+ Dust Jacket 

Price: 9.00 USD
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