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1

Writers' & Artists' Yearbook, 1993: A Directory for Writers, Artists, Playwrights, Writers for Film, Radio and Television, Photographers and Compose
United Kingdom
A & c Black Limited
1993
0713636467 / 9780713636468

Soft Cover
Very Good





Minor edgewear, otherwise a very clean and tight refernce copy
019786

Price: 12.50 USD
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2 Academic Skills Centre of Trent University

Notes on the preparation of essays In the Arts and Sciences : Third Edition
Peterborough, Ontario
Academic Skills Centre
1985

Third
Soft Cover
Good





A guide to writing essays as prepared by the Academic Skills Centre of Trent University. 88 pages with index. Annotated in ink. Cover has chipping and creasing. A good reading copy.
007914

Price: 1.01 USD
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3 Adams, Joey

Roast of the Town
West Nyack, New York, U.S.A.
Prentice Hall
1986
0137814364 / 9780137814367
First Edition
Hard Cover
Good
Fair


Illustrated

Hard cover first edition - Some very slight shelf and edgewear, very minor spine lean otherwise a good clean solid copy. Dust jacket is a little chipped, rubbed,& price clipped, but otherwise good
NS4651

Price: 16.99 USD
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4 Anson, W. S. W.

Mottoes & Badges of Families, regiments, Schools, Colleges, states, Towns, Livery Companies, Societies British & Foreign with Translations Into English of the Foreign Examples and Occasional Notes Attempting to Trace Such Mottoes as are Quotations ....
NY
George Routledge & Co



Leather
Poor to Fair





Sadly front cover is detached from binding however the remainder of the book is clean and bright. Fascinating and informative.
057669

Price: 55.00 USD
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5 Ash, Russel

The Top 10 of Everything 1998
U. S. A.
Readers Digest
1997
0888506090 / 9780888506092

Soft Cover
Very Good



Illlustrated

Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
NS12817

Price: 9.99 USD
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6 Ayer, A. J.

Language Truth and Logic
Toronto, ON, Canada
Penguin Group (Canada)
1984
0140212000 / 9780140212006

Mass Market Paperback
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18361

Price: 2.91 USD
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7 Baker, Nancy L.;Huling, Nancy

A Research Guide for Undergraduate Students: English and American Literature
U.S.A.
Modern Language Assn of Amer
1995
0873525663 / 9780873525664

Soft Cover
Fine





4th edition. Faint edgewear otherwise appears almost unread
094549

Price: 4.91 USD
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8 Baldrige, Letitia

Amy Vanderbilt's Everyday Etiquette
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.
Bantam Books
1993
0553277545 / 9780553277548

Mass Market Paperback
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some age toning, otherwise still a fair reading copy
NS7303

Price: 9.99 USD
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9 Barker - Sandbrook, Judith ; Graham, Neil

Thinking Through the Essay
Toronto, ON, Canada
McGraw-Hill Book Company
1986
0075490668 / 9780075490661

Soft Cover
Good





Some slight edgewear, slight spine crease, former owner's name stamped on inside front cover and bottom of pages, two holes punched out on the back cover, some underlining and annotations throughout the book; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.
A8144

Price: 8.99 USD
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10 Barsch, Gary

Ready-to-Use Printer's Ornaments and Dingbats: 1,611 Different Copyright-Free Designs Printed One Side
U.S.A.
Dover Publications Inc.
1995
0486284980 / 9780486284989

Soft Cover
As New





Lovely copy - appears NEW AND UNREAD. Contains hundreds of design elements - from Renaissance to Art Deco styles: elegant florals, everyday objects, holiday motifs, much more.
094742

Price: 4.91 USD
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11 Bartlett, John

A Collection of Familiar Quotations
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Book Sales
1982
0890095280 / 9780890095287
First Thus
Hard Cover
Very Good
Fair




Hardcover - although Bartlett's work has undergone many many revisions, here for the 1st time since its original publication is a facsimile of the original work. Dust jacket is quite tattered but still present, book itself is fine
085703

Price: 17.99 USD
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12 Bell, John

Ottawa: A Literary Portrait
East Lawerence Town, Nova Scotia, Canada
Pottersfield Pr
2002
0919001742 / 9780919001749

Soft Cover
Very Good





Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
NS17892

Price: 7.99 USD
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13 Brotz, Howard

Why Sociology is Dead: If You Assume That People are Irrational, You Get an Irrational Sociology
Markham, Ontario, Canada
Idler Magazine
1990


Soft Cover
Fine



Illustrated

DISBOUND Original article of 8 pages extracted from a 1990 publication. Some slight shelfwear; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.
A7655

Price: 8.99 USD
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14 Butterworth, Rod R.;Flodin, Mickey

Pocket Dictionary of Signing
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Perigee
1992
039951743x / 9780399517433

Mass Market Paperback
Good to Very Good



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS14039

Price: 5.91 USD
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15 Canada Cement Company (Revisions)

PCA Soil Primer
Canada
Portland Cement Association



Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Some slight edgewear, minor age toning of covers; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.
A6751

Price: 9.99 USD
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16 Carol Belanger Grafton

Ornamental Pen Designs and Flourishes (Dover Pictorial Archives)
U.S.A.
Dover Publications Inc.
1996
0486293882 / 9780486293882

Soft Cover
As New





Lovely clean fresh copy that appears NEW AND UNREAD. 329 b&w illustrations, 48pp, 8-1.4 x 11. Ideal for adding visual excitement to signs, posters, bulletins, catalog and almost every other print or graphic project - cupids, archers, flora and fauna, sea life, knights on horseback, musicians, exotic birds, unicorns, dragons and many many more
094743

Price: 35.99 USD
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17 Cavanaugh, Sean;Oyer, Ken

Digital Type Design Guide: The Page Designer's Guide to Working With Type
U.S.A.
Hayden Books
1996
1568301901 / 9781568301907

Soft Cover
Very Good





A clean fresh copy with only minor edgewear. NO CD - CD IS MISSING. Otherwise a clean bright copy - from the publisher:"Appealing to graphic designers and desktop publishers, Cavanaugh's guide provides an aesthetic and technical approach to the discussion of typography."
094740

Price: 9.99 USD
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18 Chafe, Wallace L.

Meaning and the Structure of Language
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
Univ of Chicago Pr
1970
0226100553 / 9780226100555

Hard Cover
Very Good
Very Good




Hardcover 2nd impression. Minor shelfwear and light chipping of dust jacket otherwise a fine clean tight copy
088929

Price: 9.99 USD
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19 Coren, Michael

A Bastard: How Odd That H.G. Wells Should Enjoy a Benign Reputation When He Was Such a
Markham, Ontario, Canada
Idler Magazine
1990


Soft Cover
Fine



Illustrated

DISBOUND Original article of 4 pages extracted from a 1990 publication. Some slight shelfwear; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.
A7658

Price: 8.99 USD
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20 DeLancey, Caroline

A Desk Book of Correct Social Correspondence and the Etiquette of Social Stationery
New York
Eaton, Crame & Pike Company
1922

First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good





Hardcover, two toned cloth with gilt titles. A WONDERFUL piece of social history, where the author outlines how to go about writing invitations, titles, modes of address, the uses of stationery and so much more! 150 pages, indexed. Minor edgewear otherwise fine. Imagine where two brothers are marrying two sisters... who writes the invitations? All sorts of unusual and also mundane situations
097714

Price: 14.50 USD
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