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The Book of Slang, Dennis Anderson
1 Dennis Anderson The Book of Slang
Jonathan David Publishers 028490 New York, USA 1975 First Edition 0824601916 Hardcover Good Good 178 pages. Light foxing to outer pages & edges. Navy board cover. Dust jacket scuffed, ring marks, rubbed on edges with several small open & closed tears - now protected by new plastic covering. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Language & Linguistics; Reference::Dictionary. Inventory No: 028490. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 
 
The Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English, George W. Turner [Editor]
2 George W. Turner [Editor] The Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English
Oxford University Press 234790 Melbourne 1990 Seventh Edition 0195546199 / 9780195546194 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Offering a wide variety of distinctively Australian words in current use, as well as the general vocabulary that Australia shares with other English-speaking countries, the Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary is the most ambitious treatment of Australian English yet published. With senses arranged in order of comparative familiarity or importance, there is generous treatment of abbreviations and compounds, and an easy-to-understand Australian guide to pronunciation and inflection. Etymologies are explained in detail, and alternative spellings are given, with preferred spelling first. Labels indicate subject areas; level of usage is noted. Illustrative phrases and sentences show words in use. Disputed and racially offensive uses are indicated, as are irregular plurals, and over 80,000 entries demonstrate precisely Australian English usage. 1340 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Australia; ISBN: 0195546199. ISBN/EAN: 9780195546194. Inventory No: 234790. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 33.50 AUD 25.13 AUD 
 
 
Technical Pocket Dictionary in 4 Languages - Part II The Leading Language Being English, H. Offinger
3 H. Offinger Technical Pocket Dictionary in 4 Languages - Part II The Leading Language Being English
Private Publication 022525 Stuttgart, Germany 1890 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good No Dust Jacket Small Format 252 pages. The leading language being English. Hard cover has embossing to cover and spine. Previous owner's inscription on title page. Cover has minor scuffing. Foxing and discolouration to inside front and rear cover, endpapers and page edges. Has no. 45 written on front blank endpaper. Size: Small Format. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Foreign Language::French; Foreign Language::German; Foreign Language::Italian; Language & Linguistics; Reference::Dictionary. Inventory No: 022525. Hardcover 
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Price: 22.50 AUD 16.88 AUD 
 
 
The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes, Iona and Peter Opie [Editors]
4 Iona and Peter Opie [Editors] The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes
Oxford University Press 228004 Great Britain 1992 0198691114 / 9780198691112 Softcover Near Fine Condition A detailed reference book to the histories of more than 500 rhymes and songs, with their parallels, first appearances, origins, and variations. The Opies are unrivalled as authorities on the folklore of childhood. 467 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; Children's. ISBN: 0198691114. ISBN/EAN: 9780198691112. Inventory No: 228004. Paperback 
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Price: 26.50 AUD 19.88 AUD 
 
 
The Australian Study Dictionary & Thesaurus, Oxford University Press
5 Oxford University Press The Australian Study Dictionary & Thesaurus
Oxford University Press 229225 Australia 2002 Reprint 0195537882 / 9780195537888 Softcover Good Condition Two books in one. A Comprehensive dictionary specially compiled for students and a thesaurus to expand vocabulary and develop effective use of language. Thumbed outer edges. 840 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; ISBN: 0195537882. ISBN/EAN: 9780195537888. Inventory No: 229225. Paperback 
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Price: 21.50 AUD 16.13 AUD 
 
 
Chambers Science and Technology Dictionary, Peter Walker
6 Peter Walker Chambers Science and Technology Dictionary
W. & R. Chambers 228077 Edinburgh 1992 Reprint 1852961503 / 9781852961503 Softcover Near Fine Condition Widely recognised as the most comprehensive and authoritative single-volume dictionary of it's kind, The Chambers Dictionary of Science and Technology has been in print (under various titles) for 59 years. This new edition has been completely revised, updated, and expanded with 500 new entries and 100 in-depth panel entries. From astronomy to zoology, and genetics to general relativity, the Chambers Dictionary of Science and Technology encompasses all fields of science and technology and is an excellent resource for professionals, students, or casual browsers. Over 49,000 entries and 500 schematic diagrams provide carefully researched information and unrivalled coverage of scientific and technological language, including the most recent terms such as applet, false memory syndrome, and ozone depletion. New panel entries present detailed coverage of 20 major scientific and technical fields, and areas of special interest including genetics, space, and climate. The new and revised appendices give easy access to commonly consulted information including computing and Internet related acronyms, SI units, the plant and animal kingdoms, and a chronology of inventions and discoveries. 1008 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science; Science & Technology; Reference::Dictionary. ISBN: 1852961503. ISBN/EAN: 9781852961503. Inventory No: 228077. Paperback 
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Dictionary of German Synonyms, R. B. Farrell
7 R. B. Farrell Dictionary of German Synonyms
Cambridge at the University Press 234732 Cambridge 1953 Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Maroon boards have some white marking to front board. 429 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Britain/UK; Foreign Language::German. Inventory No: 234732. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 
 
Reader's Digest Wordpower Dictionary, Reader's Digest
8 Reader's Digest Reader's Digest Wordpower Dictionary
Reader's Digest 228050 London 2002 0276424638 / 9780276424632 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition Word meanings, Word Origins, Pronunciations, Prefixes and Suffixes, Technical Terms, Usage Tips, Spelling Hints, Foreign Words ad phrases, grammar notes, wordpower facts, synonyms and antonyms 1192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; ISBN: 0276424638. ISBN/EAN: 9780276424632. Inventory No: 228050. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 48.50 AUD 36.38 AUD 
 
 
Reverse Dictionary - How To Find the Words on the Tip of Your Tongue, Reader's Digest
9 Reader's Digest Reverse Dictionary - How To Find the Words on the Tip of Your Tongue
Reader's Digest 227958 London 1989 First Edition 086438078X / 9780864380784 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 767 pages. With colour and black and white illustrations . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; ISBN: 086438078X. ISBN/EAN: 9780864380784. Inventory No: 227958. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 33.50 AUD 25.13 AUD 
 
 
Collins & Robert Paperback French Dictionary - French-English; English French, Robert & Collins
10 Robert & Collins Collins & Robert Paperback French Dictionary - French-English; English French
HarperCollins 227203 Great Britain 1998 Second Edition 0004336224 / 9780004336220 Softcover Very Good Condition Derived from the "Collins-Robert Concise French Dictionary", this paperback dictionary provides full coverage of all the basic words and phrases, enabling the user to understand and produce correct, idiomatic French. This revised edition takes account of recent developments in French and English. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Language & Linguistics; Foreign Language::French. ISBN: 0004336224. ISBN/EAN: 9780004336220. Inventory No: 227203. Paperback 
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Price: 17.50 AUD 13.13 AUD 
 
 
Oxford Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage, Robert Allen [Editor]
11 Robert Allen [Editor] Oxford Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage
Oxford University Press 231546 Great Britain 2002 0198604122 / 9780198604129 Softcover Good Condition This invaluable reference work offers the best and most sought-after advice on English grammar based on Henry Fowler's original, which is still a classic text after nearly 80 years. Updated with the use of Oxford's unique language databases, it comprises over 4,200 entries giving clear recommendations on grammar, pronunciation, spelling, and writing style. This pocket-sized book gives advice on how to avoid common pitfalls in English usage, such as the split infinitive, infer or imply, who or whom. This work also offers broad coverage of British and American English, including examples from all over the English-speaking world and wide-ranging illustrative quotations from well-known authors, such as Julian Barnes and A. S. Byatt, and international newspapers and journals. 623 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language; Reference; Reference::Dictionary. ISBN: 0198604122. ISBN/EAN: 9780198604129. Inventory No: 231546. Paperback 
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Price: 22.50 AUD 16.88 AUD 
 
 
The Encyclopedia Of Word And Phrase Origins, Robert Hendrickson
12 Robert Hendrickson The Encyclopedia Of Word And Phrase Origins
MacMillan 231165 London 1987 First Edition 0333460898 / 9780333460894 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good This is an encyclopedia that explores the origins of thousands of words and phrases.The most comprehensive single-volume reference of its kind, "The Facts On File Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins, Fourth Edition" has been completely updated and expanded and now contains definitions and origins of more than 15,000 words and expressions. This encyclopedia features anecdotes and information on the development of a wide range of words, including slang, proverbs, animal and plant names, place names, nicknames, historical expressions, foreign language expressions, and phrases from literature. The emphasis throughout is on words and expressions whose origins are not adequately explained, or not addressed at all, in standard dictionaries. Approximately 2,500 new entries have been added to this edition, ranging from "Aardsma" to "zounds."The entries include: All she wrote; Blog; Power breakfast; Read my lips; Rome wasn't built in a day; Soup Nazi; and, Spider hole 581 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; ISBN: 0333460898. ISBN/EAN: 9780333460894. Inventory No: 231165. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 38.50 AUD 28.88 AUD 
 
 
The Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary, W. T. Cunningham [Editor]
13 W. T. Cunningham [Editor] The Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary
Thomas Nelson & Sons 227797 Australia 1977 0174433026 / 9780174433026 Softcover Good Condition 610 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Cover has a crease. Previous owners name on inside cover. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Reference::Dictionary; Reference; ISBN: 0174433026. ISBN/EAN: 9780174433026. Inventory No: 227797. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.50 AUD 13.13 AUD 
 
 
Dictionary of Biology, Wordsworth Reference
14 Wordsworth Reference Dictionary of Biology
Wordsworth Editions 024705 Great Britain 1989 First Edition 1853263524 / 9781853263521 Soft Cover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 324 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science::Biology; Science & Technology; Reference::Dictionary. ISBN: 1853263524. ISBN/EAN: 9781853263521. Inventory No: 024705. Paperback 
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Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 


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