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1816. first edition; rebound. thick 12mo in 1/2 brown cloth and leatherette with six-band embossed spine; gold letters on burgundy frame; VG; tightly rebound; minimal soiling; paper wobbling with occasional creases; text clean; last part has brief sentences in Greek with Latin translations and interpretations; pp. 510; in good condition; shelved in Case # 3.
Washington, D.C. American Speech and Hearing Association/ASHA, 1973. Oblong Octavo; pp 154; VG-; tan spine with black and greenish gray text; no jacket; cloth has slight smudges to exterior; minor wear to spine corners; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges show light tone; mild defect to front hinge; gift inscription to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; text in English and Spanish.
Krakow: Muzeum Etnograficzne im. Seweryna Udzieli w Krakowie, 2005. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with white print; Boards in illustrated paper, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Text in Polish, foreword and introduction in parallel English and Polish; 136 pages, illustrated (color).
Milano: Pubblicazioni dell'Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 2002. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with off-white text on a blue panel; Covers have some slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges with otherwise clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding; light pencil toward front of text; pp 484. Italian text.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Small Booklet; pp 49; G/paperback; ivory spine without text; covers show some soiling to exterior, brown text to front with illustration; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; minor toning to some pages, otherwise clean; French/Creole text NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, Editeur, n.d. 16mo; pp 331; Good-; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has noticeable soiling to exterior, condition noted; lightly bumped corners; text block marbled; some dampstaining to ffep at head edge; mild toning to interior; light pencil markings to ffep and half title pages; illustrated front pastedown and rear endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; few chips to ffep and half title page; text in English, German, French and Italian;.
Lausanne: L'Age d'Homme, 1986. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with black text; Covers have slight age toning around exterior edges and otherwise slight smudging on exterior & lightly stained tail edge of rear, but panels are intact & sturdy; Text block has slight age toning around edge of text, some writing on half title page and otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 191. French text.
Londini: 1783. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Off-white spine with gold text on brown boxes; Latin language; Boards have sturdy planks with rubbing & smudging on exterior and minor edge wear; Text block is genenerally age toned with shadow toning on first few pages and light foxing throughout text, taped head & fore edges of 5th & 6th pages; pp 631.
London: VT Group. Second edition. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Includes CD Rom “Romanian Romani/Gypsy Language : English Words for School Use = Englezisko vorbe kash te potrebin pes ande shkola”; 43 pages, illustrated (b&w) + CD Rom.
Monterey, CA: Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, 1980. Large Octavo; pp 256; G/paperback; light green spine with black text; covers show very slight sunning to spine; light soiling to exterior; intact panels; punched holes toward spine for 3-ring binder; text block has little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; Arabic and English texts;.
Ochettaz: Editions Centre de droit Arabe et Musulman, 2016. Quarto; pp 463; VG-/paperback; brownish gray spine with white text; covers show little wear to exterior; intact panels; text block exterior edges have small smudge to exterior fore edge; interior clean; illustrated; text in French and Arabic.
n.p. Joseph Aharoni, 1975. Octavo; pp 430; G-/paperback; ivory white spine with brown text; covers show slight soiling to exterior; small chip to spine at tail edge; few small wrinkles to spine; intact panels; text block has light toning to exterior edges; mild defect to front hinge; gift inscription to title page; illustrated; Hebrew and English text;.
New York: American Bible Society, 1966. Large Octavo; pp 920; VG-; navy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Karlsruhe: Herbert Wichmann Verlag GmbH, 1972. 16mo; G/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with white text; Covers have slight rubbing on front near lower tail edge and also slightly on rear cover; Text block have minor age toning, writing inside front cover, and embossed stamp of previous owner, but pages are undamaged; pp 214. German, English, French & Spanish languages.
Jerusalem: Messadah Publishing Co., 1975. Octavo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJs have edgewear, small surface tears, stains on v. 1 spine, mild shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text blocks have slight spotting to top edge, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; CONTENTS: [Vol. 1] A - L — [Vol. 2] M - Z ; 4270 pages.
Dhaka: Bangla Academy, 2008. Octavo; Twenty-fourth reprint; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, yellow and red with white and red print; DJ has mild edgewear, plastic film separating from paper, glued to book’s endpapers; Boards in yellow and red paper with white print, edgewear, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block, clean text; Bengali/English only; NOT English/Bengali.
Cambridge: At the University Press, 1965. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, vendor labels on front and rear, mild shelfwear; Text block has bookplate on front flyleaf, name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting to edges, to front endpapers and to title page, else clean and tight; x, 111 pages.
Malta: The University of Malta, 1985. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 240; Good/paperback; light blue spine with black text; covers have slight smudges to exterior; minor chips to edges; light crease to joints and corners; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker inside front cover; small sticker to half title page; interior clean; illustrated;.
London, New York, Idadan: Cambridge University Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 163; VG/G-; red spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket has some sun fading to spine; moderate soiling to exterior rear; minor dings to edges; cloth shows lightly sun faded exterior; lightly bumped head corners; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; illustrated;.
Tucson, Arizona: The University of Arizona Press, 1962. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. two light blue blue ridged softcover panels, volume spine with black plastic binding comb. gentle toning, occasional fleck to covers. textblock interior very clear with no marks or writing. head-edge peppered with specks, faintly foxed. 172 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1975. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Brown spine with white text: Covers have significant shelfwear, fraying at corners, multiple creases most heavy along joints and spine, scuff marks: Textblock has light dust staining, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: Volume One only: Text is in ENGLISH and URDU: 497 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1975. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Brown spine with tan text: DJ has general shelfwear, some creasing along joints and spine, otherwise clean: Textblock has mild dust staining, pages free of markings, folds or tears: Text is in ENGLISH and URDU: Volume One only: 497 pp.
Firenze: G. Barbera Editore, 1975. Octavo; 5 volumes; G; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print on black banner; Slipcase in red paper with gold print, tear to bottom edge, mild soiling/shelfwear, soiling within; Boards in red cloth, clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, else clean and tight; “Istituto di Glottologia”— title page; Text in Italian; 5 vols. (xxxi, 4132 pages).
New York: Academic Press, 1977. Octavo; G-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with white print; DJ is green with white print, fading to spine, light edgewear, slight tear at bottom of spine, spotting and age-toning to rear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has owner label on front pastedown, vendor stamp on front flyleaf, underlining and marginal notation ink throughout; xvii, 293 pages, tables, charts.
Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1839. Text in Sanscrit and German; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Brown leather spine with gilded text; Marbled boards, boards slight bowed, covers and edges have rubbing, pastedowns age toned; Textblock age toned, occasional small margin notes in pencil and very occasional underline in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 626 pp.
Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1866. Text in Sanscrit and German; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Brown leather spine with gilded text; Marbled boards, covers and edges have rubbing, pastedowns age toned; Textblock age toned, slight waviness to some pages near end, occasional small margin notes in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 628 pp.
New York, NY: The Kosciuszko Foundation, 1982. Octavo: G-/no-DJ: Green spine with gold text: Boards have general shelfwear, rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners, spine slightly shaky: Textblock has smudges and dust staining, 1 inch green stain to fore edge that does impact pages but not readability, pages otherwise clean: 1037 pp.
New York: Pratt, Oakley & Company, 1859. Twenty-third edition, revised. 12mo; Fair/no-DJ; Tan spine with gold text in a black box; Boards are rubbed on exterior, most notably on spine, panels have slight writings and edges are moderately rubbed, overall study & intact; Text block is slightly age toned along exterior with foxing on pages throughout, pencil writings on end papers, rear end paper missing lower half, with tight binding; pp 344.