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THE WORLD AFFAIRS COMPANION

By: Segal, Gerald

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000015292

ISBN: 0671712373

Condition: Very Good


"Fourth edition"--P. viii. Includes bibliographical references and index. View more info

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OXFORD DICTIONARY OF HUMOROUS QUOTATIONS (OXFORD PAPERBACK REFERENCE)

By: Sherrin, Ned

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000043493

ISBN: 0199570035

Condition: Very Good


The Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations gathers more than 5,000 quotat ions in a rollicking collection drawn from an international cast of humoris ts and pundits, ranging from Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and Oscar Wilde to G roucho Marx, Monty Python, and Russell Brand. Arranging these quotes under more than 200 headings, from Acting to Youth, the book offers the sharpest, the wittiest, the wryest in quips, put-downs, and one-liners. The new edit ion is packed with ev... View more info

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ELEMENTS OF GRAMMAR

By: Shertzer, Margaret

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Simon Schuster Trade: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000010860

ISBN: 0020154402

Condition: Very Good+


Bibliography: p. 160. Includes index. View more info

THE QUOTE SLEUTH: A MANUAL FOR THE TRACER OF LOST QUOTATIONS

By: Shipps, Anthony W.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 1991

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000012352

ISBN: 0252016955

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


The tracer's goals are to identify the source of a quotation, to find or to produce detailed citation based on a reliable edition of the work, to find an authoritative text of the passage being traced, and to do all this in t he shortest time possible and with the least possible amount of effort. From The Critics Booknews A collection of short quotes arranged by topic. Each conveys a clearly stated philosophical axiom, general truth, or fundamental principle. A guide ... View more info

CHALLENGE JAPANESE ENGLISH DICTIONARY 3RD EDITION

By: Shoten, Fukutake

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: UNSPECIFIED VENDOR:

Seller ID: RWARE0000010974

ISBN: 4828804129

Condition: Very Good+


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A DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS

By: Sloan, Harold Stephenson

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 1953

Seller ID: RWARE0000010642

Condition: Very Good


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THE STATE OF THE WORLD ATLAS: SIXTH EDITION

By: Smith, Dan

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000015993

ISBN: 0140514465

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Distinctive yet accessible, these full-color maps and graphics afford reade rs a unique view of current international affairs by translating key politi cal, economic, and social indicators into readily grasped visual form. "Unique and uniquely beautiful," previous editions of this atlas have told us "more about the world today than a dozen statistical abstracts or scholarly tomes" (Los Angeles Times). In a... View more info

LONDON REVIEWS: A SELECTION FROM THE LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS, 1983-1985

By: Spice, Nicholas

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House, Incorporated: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000004052

ISBN: 0701129883

Condition: Near Fine


London Reviews: A Selection from the London Review of Books, 1983-1985. View more info

MEDIA SPEAK/MEDIA WRITE

By: Spiegl, Fritz

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Elm Tree Books: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000006086

ISBN: 0241127041

Condition: Very Good


This is a humorous dictionary of use and misuse of words in the media, divi ded into radio/TV and newspapers. View more info

WHO'S WHO IN THE WORLD 1993-1994

By: Stated, None

Price: ¥17,000.00

Publisher: Marquis Whos Who: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000038163

ISBN: 0837911125

Condition: As New


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THE ULTIMATE HOUSEHOLD HANDBOOK

By: Stein, Maxwell

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: The Windsor Group:

Seller ID: RWARE0000026524

ISBN: 1903904234

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-lib edition. View more info

MARTHA STEWART'S HOMEKEEPING HANDBOOK: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO CARING FOR EV ERYTHING IN YOUR HOME

By: Stewart, Martha

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Clarkson Potter: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000028940

ISBN: 0517577003

Condition: As New


(A new copy in original shrinkwrap) Whether your home is small or large, an apartment in the city or a country cottage, it is a space that should be at once beautiful and livable. The ke y to that is managing the upkeep without feeling flustered. Until now, ther e has never been a comprehensive resource that not only tells how to care f or your home and everything in it, but that also simplifies the process by explaining just when. With secrets from Martha Stewart for a... View more info

MARCEL PROUST: A REFERENCE GUIDE, 1950-1970 (REFERENCE GUIDE TO LITERATURE SERIES)

By: Stock, Janet C.

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: G K Hall: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000004804

ISBN: 0816189870

Condition: Very Good/No DJ


Stock presents a compilation of critical studies of Proust in French, Engli sh, and German written during this 21 year period. Her work includes an ann otated listing of about 1,350 books, chapters, journal articles, newspaper articles, and unpublished doctoral dissertations. View more info

THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE. WITH REVISIONS, AN INTROD., AND A CHAPTER ON WRITING BY E. B. WHITE

By: Strunk, William

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1972

Seller ID: RWARE0000036180

Condition: Very Good


The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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CHILDREN AND BOOKS

By: Sutherland, Zena

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Pearson: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000023734

ISBN: 0673997332

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-lib edition: May Hill Arbuthnot authored the first edition of this now-classic children's literature textbook, a tradition carried on for the last six editions by Sutherland, whose name appears here as sole author for the first time. As before, the best has been retained, the organization remains basically the same, and the text has been revised and updated throughout. The genre chapter bibliographies have been r... View more info

GRAMMAR FOR SMART PEOPLE

By: Tarshis, Barry

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000038395

ISBN: 0671750445

Condition: Very Good


Good grammar is essential for effective communication. Yet many of us are p lagued by the same nagging question: If I'm so smart why does grammar make me feel so dumb? Grammar For Smart Pe ople can help. Here at last, is a lively, user-friendly guide that zeroes in on the areas that give everyone the most trouble, and it does it with an advantage most grammar books lack - a light touch. You won't feel as though you're back in the fifth grade, diagramming sentences and ... View more info

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DAILY STRENGTHS FOR DAILY NEEDS

By: Tileston, Mary Wilder

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publ: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000025500

ISBN: 147007480X

Condition: Fine


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout: This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare's finesse to Oscar Wilde's wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim's Progress and Othello. As... View more info

THE RAND MCNALLY ATLAS OF THE BODY AND MIND

By: Time

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Rand McNally: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000032298

ISBN: 0528830406

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

AGATHA CHRISTIE'S WHO'S WHO

By: Toye, Randall

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000034936

ISBN: 0030575885

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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ENGLISH DICTIONARY

By: unknown

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Collins:

Seller ID: RWARE0000034023

ISBN: 0004583027

Condition: Very Good


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