Category: Language and Writing


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The Decorated Letter.

By: Alexander, J. J. G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Thames and Hudson,, 1978.

Edition: First edition

Cellophane starting to lift on rear cover, otherwise fine View more info

A Writer's Rhetoric.

By: Anderson, Robert A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Boston:, Holbrook Press,, 1971.

Edition: First edition

Cover is a little discoloured and chipped. View more info

A History Of The English Language.

By: Baugh, Albert C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Routledge,, 1971.

Edition: Second edition

Reprint. Stains to page edge. Dj in tatters, torn, sunned, stained, pieces missing. View more info

On Learning the English Tongue.

By: Bell, Vicars.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London:, Faber & Faber,, 1953.

Edition: First edition

Author's signature and gift inscription on fly title. Cloth a little worn, ffep discoloured. Dw worn, sunned and lightly marked. Small tears to corners and top of backstrip, larger tear to base of backstrip. Price clipped. View more info

Freedom From Under Foot The Battle Over the Closed Shop in British Journalism

By: Beloff, Nora.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Temple Smith,, 1976.

Edition: First edition

Sunning to cover. View more info

An Introduction to Systemic Linguistics 1 Structures and Systems

By: Berry, Margaret.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London:, B.T. Batsford,, 1975.

Edition: First edition

Cover sunned and marked. Corners bent. Large crease to front cover. Page edges marked. View more info

The Last Paragraph The Journalism of David Blundy

By: Blundy, David; Holden, Anthony (ed).

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Heinemann,, 1990.

Edition: First edition

Dj slightly sunned. Price clipped. View more info

The Life and Death of the Press Barons.


Price: £17.00

Publisher: London:, Secker & Warburg,, 1982.

Edition: First edition

Top page edges and dj slightly soiled. View more info

Say the Word.

By: Brown, Ivor.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London:, Jonathan Cape,, 1947.

Edition: First edition

Cloth worn and marked. Pencilled markings on ffep. Dw very worn; several tears around corners and backstrip. View more info

Starting From Scratch A Different Kind of Writers' Manual

By: Brown, Rita Mae.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Toronto:, Bantam Books,, 1988.

Edition: First edition

Dj is creased and has several small tears along edges. View more info

Who Talks Funny? A Book About Languages for Kids

By: Cox, Brenda S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Connecticut:, Linnet,, 1995.

Edition: First edition

Very slight scuffing to dj. View more info


By: Crystal, David.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth:, Penguin Books,, 1973.

Edition: Reprint

Scuffing to cover. View more info

Course in General Linguistics.

By: de Saussure, Ferdinand; Baskin, Wade (translated by).

Price: £5.00

Publisher: NP:, Fontana,, 1977.

Edition: Reprint

Spine broken but backstrip intact. Previous owner's notes inside rear cover. View more info

Reader's Report on the Writing of Novels

By: Derrick, Christopher.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Victor Gollancz Ltd,, 1969.

Edition: First edition

Cover slightly bowed. Dj slightly sunned and top rear corner torn and creased. View more info

The Press and World Affairs.

By: Desmond, Robert W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: New York:, D. Appleton-Century,, 1937.

Edition: First edition

Introduction by Harold J. Laski. 41 b/w plates. Cloth worn and marked. Small dents to top and base of front cover. White paint on base corner of front. Eps and edges discoloured. View more info