Category: Atlases, Dictionaries & Encyclopedias


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1945 Collier's Year Book Covering the Year 1944

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Collier, 1945

Ocher-burgundy leather-look cloth binding with gilt title, sturdy, 660 pages, numerous illustrations (many WWII photos). Corners bumped, page edges age discolored View more info

A Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms and 5000 Words Most Often Mispronounced

By: Devlin, Joseph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Co., 1938

Edition: First Edition

Red textured binding with black titles on a silver field, clean and sturdy, light wear, former owner's book plate, 235 pages, some age discoloration; jacket is clean, jacket soine faded, small edge tears View more info

Antarctica: A Biography

By: Day, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oxford University Press, 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Black spine on blue-gray boards, clean and tight, 614 pages, photo illustrations; jacket is clean and bright View more info

Ayer's American Almanac 1920

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lowell, Mass., A. C. Ayer & Co., 1920

Clean but age discolored, about 30 pages, illustrated, small edge tears View more info

Barnes's Complete Geography: Edition for Iowa and Missouri

By: Monteith, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Book Co., 1885

Cloth binding with black title and decoration, 141 pages plus 12 pages on Iowa and Missouri, covers rubbed and frayed and stained, some pages torn View more info

Buzzwords: a Guide to the Language of Leadership

By: Mueller, Robert Kirk

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Van Norstrand Reinhold, 1974

Edition: First Printing (by the Numbers)

Dark brown binding with gold lettering, clean and tight, mild foxing, 169 pages View more info

Cassell's Beyond the Dictionary in French

By: Levieux, Michel and Eleanor Levieux

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls, 1967

Dark grey binding with gold lettering, sturdy, edges rubbed, former owner's name and a few small stains View more info

Chambers's Encyclopaedia: a Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People with Maps and Numerous Engravings, Volume III

By: Chambers

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Collier, 1889

Edition: Revised Edition

Brown embossed cloth binding, sturdy, 706 pages, page edges tinted red, cover edges rubbed with fraying at corners, small areas on spine are rubbed through. Begins with "Darwinian Theory." Book weighs 4&1/2 pounds View more info

Cornell's High School Geography: Forming Part Third of a Systematic Series of School Geographies, Comprising a Description of the World

By: Cornell, S. S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1862

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Decorated cover, 404 pages, illustrated, spine cracked, very rubbed, age discolored View more info

Cushing's Manual of Parliamentary Practice, Rules of Proceeding and Debate in Deliberative Assemblies

By: Cushing, Luther S. And Paul E. Lowe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company, 1925

Edition: Revised and Amplified

Green cloth binding with black titles, sturdy, 318 pages, edges rubbed, former owner's name View more info

Diccionario General Del Zulia (Venezuela) dos libros

By: Luis Guillermo Hernández; Jesús Angel Parra

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Maracaibo, Banco Occidental de Descuento, 1999

Text in Spanish. Glossy orange bindings, clean and tight, 2,412 pages, some illustrations, corners slightly rubbed View more info

Dictionary of Word Origins

By: Shipley, Joseph T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Totowa, New Jersey, Littlefield, Adams and Co., 1979

Edition: Reprint

Sturdy binding, 430 pages, some edge wear and light soiling View more info

Dictionnaire Nucleaire Francais-Russe

By: Agzibekov, O. G.; Kameneva, V. M.; Saltykova, V. I.; Zimmerman, M. H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Moscow, Redaction Centrale, 1962

Text in French and Russian. Gray binding, sturdy, 627 pages, library markings, edges rubbed and covers either age discolored or soiled, pencil markings on first few pages (not in text) View more info

Dizionario iconografico. Immaginario di simboli, icone, miti, eroi, araldica, segni, forme, allegorie, emblemi, colori

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: BUR Biblioteca Univ. Rizzoli, 0

Text in Italian. Clean and tight, 542 pages, many small illustrations View more info

El Libro De Calo:The Dictionary of Chicano Slang

By: Polkinhorn, Harry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Floricanto Press, 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Clean and tight, 95 pages View more info