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A dictionary of new words

By: Sid Lerner

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: January 1995

Seller ID: 81801

ISBN: 156619699X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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American Information Handbook

By: Orville V. Webster, III

Price: $1.95

Publisher: JBG Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 7439

ISBN: B0006PBV2K

Condition: Used - Very Good


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An Incomplete Education

By: Judy Jones & William Wilson

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Ballantine: 1987

Seller ID: 7301

ISBN: 0345295706

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

By: John Bartlett

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Little Brown: January 1980

Edition: 15

Seller ID: 81583

ISBN: 0316082759

Condition: Used - Good


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Bernstein's Reverse Dictionary

By: Theodore M. Bernstein with Jane Wagner

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Quadrangle Books: 1976

Seller ID: 4566

ISBN: 0812905660

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Book of Secrets

By: Marion Buhagiar

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Boardroom Classics: June 1991

Seller ID: 65985

ISBN: 0887230261

Condition: Used - Good


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Bottom Line Personal Book of Bests

By: Editors of Bottom Line Personal

Price: $2.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 1997

Seller ID: 5170

ISBN: 0312150695

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Chambers Paperback Dictionary

By: Editors of Chambers

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Chambers Harrap Pub Ltd: April 2003

Seller ID: 82259

ISBN: 0550100636

Condition: Used - Good


Practical and portable, the Chambers Paperback Dictionary is the ideal dictionary for use in the home, school, and office. The features include - more than 110,000 words, phrases, and definitions - a clean layout and design - extra supplements, such as a list of spelling rules, a grammar glossary, a section on punctuation, and tables of measurement conversions View more info

Course of Home Reading and Study in The National Encyclopedia

By: Henry Suzzallo, Ph.D., Sc.D., LL.D., Editor

Price: $5.95

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son: 1943

Seller ID: 13852

ISBN: B0043GD6V2

Condition: Used - Good


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Crossword Puzzle Dictionary: Sixth Edition

By: Andrew Swanfeldt

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Collins Reference: June 1994

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 69316

ISBN: 0062700901

Condition: Used - Good


More than 1/3 million answer wordsEasiest to useEasiest on the eyesHere is the work that made all other puzzle dictionaries obsolete. Its unique Instant Finder System saves you time-consuming searches through the long, jumbled paragraphs of words that are so common in other crossword puzzle dictionaries. Suppose your clue is a six-letter word for RAGE: just turn to that entry and your eye immediately picks out the bold number 6. Now you can pick your answer from just five words, ignoring the 32 others that can't fit. And note how the clear type and uncluttered format help make your searc... View more info

Dictionary of the Arts

By: Martin L. Wolf, Editor

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Philosophical Library: 1951

Seller ID: 4540

ISBN: B000OKQ820

Condition: Used - Very Good


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El Anuario Panamericano 1945: Manual De Economia y Directorio De Consulta Del Hemisferio Occidental

By: Editorial Staff

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Pan American Associates: 1945

Seller ID: 17908

ISBN: B00C7I0FNU

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Encyclopaedia (Encyclopedia) Britannica: Index to Volumes 1 to 23, Atlas, Index to Atlas, Glossary of Foreign Geographical Terms, List of Contributors

By: Editorial Staff

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica: 1969

Seller ID: 12050

ISBN: 0852290047

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Encyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2003 (Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac)

By: Encyclopedia Britannica

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica: October 2002

Seller ID: 73394

ISBN: 0852298331

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Encyclopedia of the Animal World: 4 Bumblees - Chimpanzee

By: Editorial Board

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 5595

ISBN: B001V0T2X4

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Encyclopedia of the Animal World: 5 Chinch Bug - Cow Birds

By: Editorial Board

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 5594

ISBN: B001V0R27M

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Encyclopedia of the Animal World: 6 Cowfish - Dodo

By: Editorial Board

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 5590

ISBN: B001V0R272

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Encyclopedia of the Animal World: 7 Dog - Environment

By: Editorial Board

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 5589

ISBN: B001V0MVOG

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Endangered Phrases: Intriguing Idioms Dangerously Close to Extinction

By: Steven D. Price

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Skyhorse: June 2011

Seller ID: 81321

ISBN: 161608247X

Condition: Used - Very Good


Person to person (and station to station ), bar sinister, the weed of crime bears bitter fruit, between the devil and the deep blue sea, will o the wisp, poor as Job s turkey . . . these are just a few phrases that were once part of everyday speech. However, due to our evolving language and other cultural changes, there are hundreds of phrases poised on the brink of extinction. Can such endangered phrases be saved? And if so, why? These are questions Steven D. Price, award-winning author and keen observer of the passing linguistic scene, answers in this challenging and captivating compilation.... View more info

Ensayo de un Diccionario de la Literatura - Tomo I: Terminos, Conceptos, Literarios

By: Federico Carlos Sainz de Robles

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Aguilar: 1954

Seller ID: 26290

ISBN: 052072

Condition: Used - Good


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