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ENGLISH (MADE SIMPLE BOOKS)

By: Waldhorn, Arthur

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Made Simple: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000006030

ISBN: 0434984671

Condition: Very Good+


For almost four decades, Made Simple books have set the standard for contin uing education and home study. In answer to the changing needsof today's ma rketplace, the Made Simple series for the '90s presents a thoroughly up-to- the-minute portfolio of skills, information, and experience, with revised a nd updated editions of bestselling titles, plus a whole range of new subjec ts from personal finance to office management to desktop publishing. View more info

BANTAM BOOK OF CORRECT LETTER WRITING

By: Watson, Lillian

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000005812

ISBN: 0553270869

Condition: Very Good


Your guide to easy, modern letter writing. Lillian Eichler Watson, famous a uthority on letter writing, tells you everything you need to know to write clear, correct, effective letters. Here are the basic, simple and complete rules for : ! ? :; & ' - ! grammar and punctuation * correct stationary * p roper form * envelopes * special forms of address* and every kind of busine ss, personal and social letters. With hundreds of specimen letters to guide you! The unique, detailed table of contents will show you where to find th e immediate and specific answer to any letter writing problem for any o... View more info

WHITAKERS ALMANAC 2007

By: Whitaker, Joseph

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: A & C Black: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000019152

ISBN: 0713676590

Condition: Fine/Fine


A crisp clean hardcover, not an ex-lib, no markings throughout. Quite simply, Whitaker's Almanack 2007 is the perfect book for anyone interested in current affairs and general knowledge. In its 139th edition, the book has been completely revised and updated, using the most authoritative sources available. The Almanack contains a comprehensive overview of every aspect of UK infrastructure and an excellent introduction to world politics. It will save hours of research and crossreferencing between different sources. New features include a new personal taxation article by a Guardian journalist; Wi... View more info

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THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE - WITH REVISIONS, AN INTRODUCTION, AND A CHAPTER ON W RITING

By: White, William Strunk Jr. And E. B.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co. Ltd: 1979

Seller ID: RWARE0000025372

ISBN: 0024182303

Condition: Good


3rd Edition. Strunk and White's The Elements of Style receives frequent men tion in articles about writing. Originating as a classroom study aid prepar ed by Cornell English Professor William Strunk in 1918, this widely-used de sk reference of English usage, form, and style continues to influence write rs after a hundred years. After Strunk died in 1946, essayist E.B. White wa s asked to augment and edit the guide for a wider audience. When White died in 1985, Elements was in its Third Edition. View more info

ALA GUIDE TO INFORMATION ACCESS:: A COMPLETE RESEARCH HANDBOOK AND DIRECTOR Y.

By: Whiteley, Sandy

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House Reference: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000012444

ISBN: 0679750754

Condition: Near Fine


Whiteley has assembled a comprehensive, timely guide to retrieving informat ion from traditional libraries and archives as well as electronic sources, such as the Internet and stand-alone CD-ROM databases. View more info

MARY SHELLEY: A LITERARY LIFE

By: Williams, John

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000030877

ISBN: 0333698312

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

READING AND CRITICISM

By: Williams, Raymond

Price: ¥4,000.00

Publisher: Fletcher and son: 1966

Seller ID: RWARE0000032523

Condition: Very Good


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THE CULTURE AND POLITICS OF LITERACY

By: Winterowd, W. Ross

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000008001

ISBN: 0195057082

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A tight clean first edition/printing, protected in a new brodart wrapper, n ot price clipped/ex library or a book of the month edition. This book helps us better understand the value systems imbedded in the rhetoric of educational reform. The lines of battle are fairly well drawn between those who argue for a "common curriculum" based on certain key ideas and books (primarily Western), such as Alan Bloom ( Closing of the American Mind , and E.D. Hirsch Jr. ( Cultural Literacy , LJ 6/1/87), and others, including Henry Giroux ( Education Under Seige , Bergin & Garvey, 1985), who see the... View more info

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THE GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS 1999 (GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS)

By: Young, Mark C.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000006441

ISBN: 0553580752

Condition: Very Good+


The world's most authoritative family reference. The Guinness Book of Recor ds itself holds the record for being the world's bestselling copyrighted bo ok! The 1999 edition highlights all of the current record-holders for event s common (the largest single auto plant in the world belongs to Volkswagen) and strange (the "human arrow" Ariana was fired 75 feet from a crossbow); funny (Fabian Pretou, 6'2" married Natalie Lucius, 3'1") and macabre (Jed S haner was covered by a mantle of 343,000 bees!). From unknown people to fam ous (Michael Jordan, Kenny G, Jerry Seinfeld), this bo... View more info