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Language & Philosophy: Studies in Method

by Black, Max

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
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$29.00

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Cornell University Press, 1963. Large, heavy book, shiny dark blue cloth, silver lettering very bright on spine, 264 pages. Ink name inside front cover. Fine.. Cloth. Fine.
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The Meaning of Meaning: A Study of the Influence of Language Upon Thought and of The Science of Symbolism

by Richards, I.A.; Ogden, C.K

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
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$45.00

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Harvest Book, 1966. (Supplemental Essays by B. Malinowski and F.G. Crookshank) Larger softcover, glossy wrappers colorfully designed in red, yellow and blue triangles on front and back wrapper, white spine with lightly faded lettering, ink name at top of first front end paper, 363 pages. Red ink underlining on pages 147-159. Near Fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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The Logical Syntax of Language

by Carnap, Rudolf

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
7th
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$47.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1967. Larger, sturdy book, quality shiny dark blue cloth, very bright gilt lettering and logo on spine, 352 pages plus 11-page catalog. DJ price-clipped, heavy paper with cream background. DJ has 1/4" tear at top front tip, creases at top front edge with nick, two tiny nicks at spine bottom left edge. Very Good DJ/Very… Read more
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Word Mysteries and Histories: From Quiche to Humble Pie

by Clairbone, Robert

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780395402641
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$19.00

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Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1986. Larger softcover, glossy pale yellow wrappes with illustration of card player on front wrapper, 308 pages, full-page illustrations by Moser throughout. Tiny creases at bottom tips, title page and dedication page. Very slight wear at bottom front tip. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Moser, Barry.
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Word and Object

by Quine, Willard Van Orman

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
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$125.00

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The Technology PRess of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology/John Wiley and Sons, 1960. Large, heavy book, gray cloth with embossed design, very bright gilt borders at top front and spine, ink name at top of first front end paper, 294 lightly browned pages. DJ glossy white lightly browned overall, several tears to most edges. Poor DJ/Near Very Fine book.. Cloth.… Read more
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$125.00
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Forgotten Scripts: Their Ongoing Discovery and Deciperment/#1499748

by Gordon, Cyrus H

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780465024841
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$16.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Basic Books, 1982. (1st rev.) Slightly smaller book, light brown cloth, gilt lettering bright on spine, 226 pages, final pages uncut. DJ glossy dark red with colorful blue script. DJ has tiny tear at spine top edge, 3/8" tear with slight wear and jagged scratch at top back left, light crease at top back edge,… Read more
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The Chicago Manual of Style

by No author

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780226103891
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$21.00

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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 1993. (14th) Large, very thick, heavy book, fine red cloth, embossed very bright gilt title at top front, very bright gilt lettering on spine, ink signature tiny at top of first front end paper, 921 pages. DJ glossy red and yellow background. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. Cloth. Fine/Very Fine.
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A Handbook for Scholars

by Van Leunen, Mary-Claire

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394733951
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$10.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. (1st) Smaller trade paperback, glossy maroon wrappers with colorful lettering and esign, 354 lightly browned pages. Very slight war and creases to front tips, micronick at top front spine indentation. Near Very Good.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Whose What? Aaron's Beard to Zorn's Lemma

by Blumberg, Dorothy Rose

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$5.00

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969. (Book Club edition) Slightly smaller book, cream boards, 183 lightly browned pages. DJ brown paper, black and red lettering, spine lightly faded, light wear to back bookfold edge, tiny tear near middle back spine indentation. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Good.
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What's Behind the Word?

by Longman, Harold

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1968
Condition
Fine
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$24.00

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Coward-McCann, 1968. Slightly smaller book, smooth light brown cloth with ornate antique-like illustration of man at writing desk on front, ink first name crossed-out at top of first front end paper, 128 pages giving word origins, many illustrations throughout. DJ heavy paper with same color and illustration as book, price-clipped, tiny tear at bottom front tip, two very tiny tears… Read more
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A History of English

by Strang, Barbara M.H

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780416806601
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$25.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Metheun and Company, 1979. Thicker trade paperback, glossy dark blue wrappers with gold and light blue lettering on front, 453 lightly browned pages. Light wear to top tips and spine edges. Near Very Fine.. Trade Paperback. Fine.
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Our Language

by Potter, Simeon

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1957
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Penguin, 1957. (Pelican Book) Mass-market paperback, blue borders to front and back wrappers, white portions slightly browned, small b/w photo of Potter at top back, 202 browned but supple pages plus ads. Very slight wear to spine top edge, small light brown spots at back left. Near Good.. Mass Market Paperback. Good.
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Our Own Words

by Dohan, Mary Helen

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394482095
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$45.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. Introduction by Alistair Cooke. (1st) Slightly smaller, thicker book, red cloth with embossed title at top front, bright gilt lettering on spine, light foxing inside both cover in small area, 315 pages plus 42-page index. DJ glossy white with red, white and blue lettering, very tiny brown spot at spine top left. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine… Read more
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A Dictionary of True Etymologies

by Room, Adrian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780710203403
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$19.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Routledge Kegan Paul, 1986. (1st) Large, thin book, fine dark green cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 193 lightly browned pages. DJ glossy dark green with yellow design to front and spine, related titles on back. DJ has two micronicks at spine top right edge. Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine.
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Macmillan Pub Co, 1980. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy white wrappers with colorful lettering, very small brown spotting at spine bottom, 392 pages, lightly browned on exterior page edges. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Etc.: Volume 21, Number 3

by Hayakawa, S.I

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Etc. Mass-market paperback, red-brown background to front wrapper and spine, essays by Milton Rokeach, William Gold, Earl C. Kelly, Allen Walker Read and others. Small surface wear spots at bottom front, two places on spine, spine slightly browned, white back wrapper too. Near Very Good.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language

by Pinker, Steven

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
ISBN
9780688121419
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$55.00

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: William Morrow & Co, 1994. (Book Club--unstated) Large book, black boards, gilt lettering bright on spine, 494 pages. DJ glossy beneath mylar in beautiful shades of blue, color-illustration of animals conversing, including two men on front, small b/w photo of Pinker on back left, praise from Richard Dawkins, William F. Buckley Jr., Noam Chomsky and others. DJ… Read more
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Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Clarkson N. Potter, 1978. Very large softcover, glossy white wrappers lightly browned, color-illustration of cartoon heads on front wrapper, photo of Espy at back wrapper bottom, 366 lightly browned pages, illustrations throughout. Light wear to top front tip. Near Fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Degen, Paul. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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The Game of Words

by Espy, Willard R

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780517177846
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$14.00

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Avenel, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Bramhall House, 1972. Shiny black boards, very bright gilt lettering and logo on spine, 279 lightly browned pages. DJ glossy yellow background, spine very slightly faded, tiny tear and microtear at spine top edge. Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.
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$14.00
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The Linguistics Encyclopedia

by Malmkjaer, Kirsten

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780415125666
Item Price
$39.00

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Independence, Kentucky, U.S.A.: Routledge, 1995. (1st softcover) Very large, thick softcover, glossy dark blue wrappers, color photos in colorful lettering along front right and back left, 575 lightly browned pages, double-column format. Light wear to front tips and top back tip with crease nearby, light creases down spine. Near Fine.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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