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Dictionnaire De L'academie Francaise [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Acade´mie franc¸aise.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Paris, Paris : Imprimerie et Librairie de Firmin Didot [1835]: 1835

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 098555

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 26 x 21.5. cm. xxxii, [1], 911pp, 961,[1]pp. Bound in original publishers quarter calf, marble boards, raised bands, gilt stamp tooling and title lettering, marble endpapers. Bindings lightly rubbed, minor wear. Both bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice well bound set. View more info

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Dictionnaire De L'academie Francoise Revu, Corrigeet et Augmente Par L'academie Elle-meme

By: Anon

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez J. J. Smits et Co: 1798

Edition: Cinquie`me e´dition.

Seller ID: 099267

Condition: Good Plus


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 28x21.5.cm. Collation, xii, 776pp, 763pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate blind stamp tooling, blind dentelles to boards, coloured endpapers. Calf rubbed, scuffed, some wear loss on edges and corners, hinge joints rubbed, split, but boards holding. Generally both bindings in good condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate. Pages in good clean condition. A nice set, in attractive period bindings. View more info

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Dictionnaire De L'academie Francoise, Revu, Corrige et Augmente Par L'academie Elle-meme [ Complete 2 Volumes ]

By: J. J. Smits [ Published By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Paris, J. J. Smits: 1798

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 097699

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches. Two volumes bound in one. Collation, xii,768,776pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, red leather title label, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, very slight loss on head of spine, some abrasion wear, joints holding firm. A very nice binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

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Roots And Ramifications; Or, Extracts From The Various Books Explanatory Of The Derivation Or Meaning Of Divers Words

By: Knapp Arthur John

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097303

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 inches. 152pp. Bound in original publishers cloth, with paper title label on top board. Binding looks to have been rebacked in cloth, not recently, boards rubbed, with some age wear on edges. Generally binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good solid copy. View more info

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A short introduction of grammar. : Compiled and set forth for the bringing up of all those that intend to attain to the knowledge of the Latin tongue.

By: Lily William

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Oxford, at the Theater: 1687

Seller ID: 099320

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 18x11.cm. Collation, [74],[2],206pp, engraved frontis. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, blind lines, blind corner decoration. Calf rubbed, minor wear, joints rubbed. Generally a good clean firm binding. Internally, lacking both fixed endpapers, previous owners name/date 1689, on free endpaper, some light staining. Pages in good clean condition,. A nice copy. View more info

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Reasons and authorities, and facts afforded by the history of the Irish Society, respecting the duty of employing the Irish language as a more general medium for conveying scriptural instruction to the native peasantry of Ireland

By: Mason Henry Joseph Monck

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Dublin, M. Goodwin: 1829

Seller ID: 097985

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. 34 pages, [ TITLE SUPPLIED IN FACSIMILE ]. Bound in modern cloth backed marble boards, gilt title lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in good condition. A good well bound copy. View more info

Manuel Lexique, ou Dictionnaire Portatif des mots françois dont la signification n'est pas familière a tout le monde. Ouvrage fort utile à ceux qui ne sont pas versés dans les Langues anciennes et modernes, et dans toutes les connoissances.

By: Prévost Antoine François

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Didot,, A Paris: 1755

Seller ID: 095857

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Collation, [4],542,[1]pp, [2],569,[1]pp. Books measure 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, leather title labels, full red edges, marble endpapers. Calf light rubbed, wear loss on head and tail of spines, a few minor abrasion wear marks. Bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean 2 volume set, in very attractive period bindings. View more info

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A Pail Chrestomathy with Notes and Glossary Giving Sanskrit and Chinese Equivalents

By: Takakusu J.

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kinkodo & Co: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097733

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 3/4 x 6 inches. Collation, xciv,vi,272pp, [1]pp. Bound in original publishers orange cloth, with gilt design and lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, nicked on head of spine, age darkened. Binding in good firm condition.Internally, pages clean throughout. A good clean copy. View more info

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Glossarium Germanicum, Continens Origines & Antiquitates Totius Linguae Germanicae, et Omnium Pene Vocabulorum, Vigentium et Desitorum.

By: Wachteri Johannis Georgii

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Joh. Frid. Gleditschii B. Filium, Leipzig: 1737

Seller ID: 099308

Condition: Very Good


Book measure 36x23.cm. Collation, [88] pp., 1994pp, in columns, 1995-1999, [18] pp. Bound in full period calf. At some time, the binding has been rebacked, retaining most of the original spine. Raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling within compartments, gilt ruled lines on boards, full marble edges and endpapers. The spine is rubbed, loss of one band, light wear and fading. Generally a very good clean firm binding. Internally, some light tanning or spotting, heavier in places. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

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A Dictionary of Reduplicated Words in the English Language

By: Wheatley Henry B.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Philological Society By Asher and Co: 1866

Seller ID: 097328

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 9 x 5 1/2 inches. 104pp. Bound in cloth, retaining the original paper covers. [ this book was original publishers in paper wrappers ]. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, and neat annotation on free endpaper. Pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

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The Century Dictionary an Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language [ Complete in 8 Volumes. Leather Bindings ]

By: Whitney William Dwight

Price: £280.00

Publisher: The Century Co: 1889

Seller ID: 098759

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 8 volumes. Books measure 33 x 25 cm. Circa 6,500 pages, coloured maps, some folding. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt lines and lettering, full marble edges, and endpapers. Calf scuffed on edges and corners, some minor wear loss, gilt faded. Generally all bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional Law Library stamp, pages and maps in good clean condition. A good clean set, in period calf bindings. View more info