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Just a Phrase I'm Going Through : my life in language, CRYSTAL, David.
Just a Phrase I'm Going Through : my life in language
10.00 AUD

A Handbook of Middle English., MOSSE, Frenand.
A Handbook of Middle English.
15.00 AUD

A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms., WILKES, G.A.
A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms.
20.00 AUD

The King's English : a guide to modern usage., AMIS, Kingsley.
The King's English : a guide to modern usage.
15.00 AUD

English Transported : essays on Australian English., RAMSON, W.S.  (ed).
English Transported : essays on Australian English.
10.00 AUD

A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues., COTGRAVE, Randle.
A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues.
50.00 AUD

Speak Norfolk Today : an encyclopedia of the Norfolk Island language., BUFFETT, Alice Inez (Norfolk Islander).
Speak Norfolk Today : an encyclopedia of the Norfolk Island language.
15.00 AUD

A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English [in four volumes]., McINTOSH, Angus; M.L. Samuels & Michael Benskin.
A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English [in four volumes].
300.00 AUD

 

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The King's English : a guide to modern usage., AMIS, Kingsley.
1 AMIS, Kingsley. The King's English : a guide to modern usage.
London Harper Collins 1997 
270pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0002556812 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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2 BARBER, Charles Clyde. An Old High German Reader.
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1951 
With notes, list of proper names, and vocabulary. 8vo. 244pp. Purple cloth. Owner's name. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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3 Brown, Lesley (ed) The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on historical principles.
Oxford Oxford University Press 1993 
New [fourth] edition. Two volumes. Large 4to; xxviii, 1-1876 & viii, 1877-3801pp; thumb indexes, sprinkled edges. Navy blue cloth, with dustwrappers. Very good. 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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Speak Norfolk Today : an encyclopedia of the Norfolk Island language., BUFFETT, Alice Inez (Norfolk Islander).
4 BUFFETT, Alice Inez (Norfolk Islander). Speak Norfolk Today : an encyclopedia of the Norfolk Island language.
Norfolk Island Himii Publishing Company 1999 
116pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646373595 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 BURCHFIELD, Robert. The English Language.
London Folio Society 2008 
Introduction by Robert McCrum. Afterword by John Simpson. Reprint. xxvi, 230pp, frontispiece, illustrated in colour and black and white, 1 map, bibliography, index. Quarter cloth and papered boards (no slipcase). A very good clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues., COTGRAVE, Randle.
6 COTGRAVE, Randle. A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues.
Columbia University of South Carolina Press 1968 
Reproduced from the first edition, London, 1611. With an Introduction by William S. Woods. Second impression. Thick 4to. unpaginated. Cloth with dustwrapper (some silverfishing with slight loss, now in protective sleeve). The book itself is in fine clean condition. Owner's name. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Words on Words : quotations about language and languages., CRYSTAL, David and Hilary Crystal.
7 CRYSTAL, David and Hilary Crystal. Words on Words : quotations about language and languages.
London Penguin 2000 
[x], 580pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (trifling rubbing along extremities). Very good. ISBN 0140291342 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Just a Phrase I'm Going Through : my life in language, CRYSTAL, David.
8 CRYSTAL, David. Just a Phrase I'm Going Through : my life in language
Oxford Routledge 2009 
286pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0415485746 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Welsh--English  English--Welsh Dictionary, EVANS, H. Meuring.
9 EVANS, H. Meuring. Welsh--English English--Welsh Dictionary
New York Hippocrene 1996 
(Hippocrene Standard Dictionary.) Reprint. 612pp. Soft covers. Very good clean copy. ISBN 0781801362 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Scottish Proverbs, collected and arranged..., HENDERSON, Andrew.
10 HENDERSON, Andrew. Scottish Proverbs, collected and arranged...
Edinburgh Oliver & Boyd 1832 
Small 4to (225x185mm). Large paper issue with wide margins (the standard issue trimmed to small 8vo). lxxxviii, 254pp; frontis and 5 plates, the Preface with an illuminated capital; glossary. Full contemporary calf rebacked neatly (not recent) with spine label and raised bands; some surface rubbing, extremities a little rubbed. A few light spots of foxing inside but a very good clean copy. 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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11 LEIGH, Percival. The Comic English Grammar : am introduction to the English tongue.
London Bracken Books 1989 
With over 50 homourous illustrations by J. Leech. Facsimile reprint (first published 1840). 228pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 1851703314 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English [in four volumes]., McINTOSH, Angus; M.L. Samuels & Michael Benskin.
12 McINTOSH, Angus; M.L. Samuels & Michael Benskin. A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English [in four volumes].
Aberdeen University Press 1986 
Four volumes, folio. [I] General Introduction, Index of Sources, Dot Maps (570pp). [II] Item Maps (388pp). [III] Linguistic Profiles (700pp). [IV] County Dictionary (346pp). Maroon cloth, lettered in gilt. A fine clean set. ISBN 0080324371 ***A very heavy set which will require additional postage. 
Price: 300.00 AUD
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A Handbook of Middle English., MOSSE, Frenand.
13 MOSSE, Frenand. A Handbook of Middle English.
Baltimore Johns Hopkins Press 1964 
Translated by James A. Walker. Reprint. 496pp. Case-bound in green cloth. Ex-Library with a few stamps on half-title, title and rear blank leaves, small hole in rear endpaper from pocket removal, otherwise clean and unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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English Biblical Translation., PARTRIDGE, A.C.
14 PARTRIDGE, A.C. English Biblical Translation.
London Andre Deutsch 1973 
(The Language Library.) . x, 246pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Owner's name writ small. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0233961291 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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English Transported : essays on Australian English., RAMSON, W.S.  (ed).
15 RAMSON, W.S. (ed). English Transported : essays on Australian English.
Canberra ANU Press 1970 
244pp. Soft covers; spine with light reading creases. A good to very good clean copy. ISBN 0708106315 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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16 SKEAT, Rev. Walter. A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language.
Oxford Oxford University Press 1951 
New and corrected edition. 664pp. Red cloth. Owner's name. A very good clean copy; appears unused. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 TOLKIEN, Christopher (ed). The Saga of King Heidrek the Wise / Saga Heidreks Konungs ins Vitra.
London Thomas Nelson 1960 
Translated from the Icelandic, with Introduction and notes by Christopher Tolkien, Lecturer in Old English, New College, Oxford. Tall 8vo. 100pp. Blue buckram, spine and adjacent strips a little sunned. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. 
Price: 85.00 AUD
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The English Language in Australia and New Zealand., TURNER, G.W.
18 TURNER, G.W. The English Language in Australia and New Zealand.
London Longmans 1966 
(English Language Series.) xii, 236pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Owner's name. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms., WILKES, G.A.
19 WILKES, G.A. A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms.
Sydney Sydney University Press 1978 
370pp. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine faded). A very good clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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