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Dictionary of Jamaican English, Edited by F G Cassidy & R B Le Page
1 Edited by F G Cassidy & R B Le Page Dictionary of Jamaican English
Cambridge Cambridge at the University Press 1980 No ISBN Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 
Ex-library copy with remains of pasted labels and stamps at front. Dark red covers with sunned spine and upper edges, sound binding, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05617031108. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations.. Hardcover 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History etc., Jeremy Collier
2 Jeremy Collier The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History etc.
London Printed for Henry Rhodes near Bride-Lane in Fleetstreet; Thomas Newborough, at the Golden-Ball in St. Paul's Church Yard, the Assigns of L. Meredith at the Star in St. Paul's Churchyard; and Elizabeth Harris at the Harrow in Little-Britain 1701 No ISBN Second Edition Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 
The Second Edition Revis'd Corrected and Enlarg'd to the Year 1688. Two volumes. Well-worn leather binding with banded spines, scuffed corners and short splits in leather at spine-ends. Leathers is lifting on upper corner of fronr cover of vol. II and ispartially split/cracke on both joints. Sound binding with covers firmly attached but with paper splitting over internal hinges. Front pasted end-paper of vol. I is lifting from inside of front cover. Clean pages. Previous owner's name at front. Non-paginated, text in parallel columns, red and black title-pages, frontis to volume I Full Title: The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History. Containing, in short, The Lives and most Remarkable Actions of the Patriarchs, Judges, and Kings of the Jews; Of the Apostles, Fathers, and Doctors of the Church; Of Popes, Cardinals, and Bishops etc. Of Heresiarchs and Schismaticks, with an Account of their Principal Doctrines; Of Emperors, Kings, Illustrious Princes, and Great Generals; Of Ancient and Modern Authors; Of Philosophers, Inventors of Arts, and those who have recommended themselves to the World, by their Valour, Virtue, Learning, or some Notable Circumstances of their Lives. Together with the Establishment and Progress both of Religious and Military Orders, and the Lives of their Founders. As also, The Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Heroes. The Descriptions of Empires, Kingdoms, Common-wealths, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Islands, Mountains, Rivers, and other considerable Places, both of Ancient and Modern Geography; wherein is observed the Situation, Extent and Quality of the Country; the Religion, Government, Morals and Cusoms of the Inhabitants; the Sects of Christians, Jews, Heathens and Mahometans. The principal Terms of Arts and Sciences; the Publick and Solemn Actions, as Festivals, Plays etc. The Statutes and Laws; and withal, the History of the General and Particular Councils, under the Names of the Places where they have been celebrated. The whole being full of Remarks and Curious Enquiries, for the Illustration of several Dificulties in Theology, History, Chronology and Geography. Collected from the best Historians, Chronologers, and Lexicographers; as Calvisius, Helvicus, Isaacson, Marsham, Hoffman, Lloyd, Chevreau and others: but more especially out of Lewis Morery D.D. his Eighth Edition Corrected and Enlarged by Monsieur Le Clerc, In Two Volumes in Folio. To which are added, by way of Supplement, intermix'd throughout the Alphabet, The Lives, most Remarkable Actions, and Writings of several Ilustrious Families of our English, Scotch and Irish Nobility and Gentry, and most Famous Men of all Professions, Arts and Sciences: As also, an Exact Description of their Kingdoms; with the most Considerable Occurrences that have happened to this present Time. 2-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05618021067. This book is much heavier than 1kg, and may incur significant additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations. Paperback 
Price: 361.00 GBP
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Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament etc. 2 volumes bound in 4, Louis (Lovys) Moreri
3 Louis (Lovys) Moreri Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament etc. 2 volumes bound in 4
Lyons Iean (Jean) Girin, & Barthelemy Riviere 1681 No ISBN Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Folio 
Deux Tomes (complete) bound as 4 volumes in matching full-leather bindings with banded gilt-decorated spines. Volume I (first part of Tome I) has half-title, frontis, title in black and red, dedication to the King, elaborate header and capital. Each new letter has a simple decorated header and a decorated capital. Volume III (first part of Tome 2) has red and black title-page. Leather is well rubbed with some wear at spine-ends, leather over joints has split at the ends, binding is sound. All four volumes have a bookplate for "Ampleforth Abbey" on inside of front cover together with a small library label at the lower edge, small plain glued labels fixed to upper edge of rear end-papers. Text block edges are speckled red and brown, upper block edges are darkened, lower block edges have a 5-digit reference number written on them. Rear end-paper of Volume I is damaged. Weight of books is approx. 14kg. Full Title: Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament ; de Souverains Pontifes de l'Eglise; des saints Peres & Docteurs Orthodoxes, des Eveques des quatre Eglises Patriarchales, des Cardinaux, des Prelats celebres; & des Heresiarques: Celles Des Empereurs de Rome, de Grece, D'Alemagne, Chretiens, Payens et Ottomans: des Rois, des Princes Illustre, et des grands Capitaines; des Auteurs Grecs et latin anciens et modernes; des Philosphes, des Inventeurs des Arts, et des autres Personnes de toute Sorte de Profession, renommees par leur Erudition, par leurs Ouvrages, ou par quelque actions eclatante. Il Fait Aussi Remarquer Les Plus Importans Traites des Auteurs; les Opinions particuleres des Philosophes; & les principaux Dogmes des Heresiarques etc. Seconde Edition, Divise'e en Deux Tomes. Size: Folio. Tome 1: [10], 712, 713 to 1359,Tome II: [8] 708, 709 to 1263. 4-volume set (complete). Text is in French. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 04418071046. These books are much heavier than 1kg and may incur significant additional delivery charges to some delivery services to some locations. Hardcover 
Price: 1282.40 GBP
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A Concise Encyclopedia of ISLAM, Newby, Gordon D.
4 Newby, Gordon D. A Concise Encyclopedia of ISLAM
Oneworld 2002 1851682953 / 9781851682959 First Edition Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 8.5" x 5" approx 
Size: 8.5" x 5" approx. Fresh illustrated covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1851682953. ISBN/EAN: 9781851682959. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 72217101020. Paperback 
Price: 5.20 GBP
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Dictionnaire Universel Francois et Latin, Vulgairement Appele Dictionnaire de Trevoux. 8 volumes complete, Not Given [Trevoux]
5 Not Given [Trevoux] Dictionnaire Universel Francois et Latin, Vulgairement Appele Dictionnaire de Trevoux. 8 volumes complete
Paris La Compagnie des Libraires Associes 1771 No ISBN Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 
Full Title: Dictionnaire Universel Francois et Latin, Vulgairement Appele Dictionnaire de Trevoux, Contenant la Signification & la Definition des mots de l'une & de l'autre Langue; avecs leurs differens usages; les termes propres de chaque Etat & de chaque Profession: La Description de toutes les choses naturelles & artificielles; leur figures, leurs especes,leur proprietes: L'Explication de tour ce que renferment les Sciences & les Arts, soit Liberaux, soit Mechaniques &c. Avec des Remarques D'Erudition et de Critique; Le Tout tire des plus excellens Auteurs, des meilleurs Lexicogrphes, Etymologistes & Glossaires, qui ont paru jusqu'ici en differentes Langues. Nouvelle Edition, Corrigee et Considerablement Augmentee. 8 matching folio volumes in mottled calf, banded spine with ornate gilt decoration, red spine labels, marbled end-papers, attached silk page-markers, red block edges. Each volume has a half-title and a black and red title-page, and a decorative volume header. Each letter section starts with a decorated capital. text is in two colums per page. Leather is worn with scuffed corners, small areas of loss at some spine-ends and also elsewhere, the leather on some joints is cracked at joint-ends. Sound binding. Book-plate for Ampleforth Abbey on inside front cover of each volume, reference number on lower block of each volume. 8-volume set (complete). Text is in French. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 04418071047. These books are much heavier than 1kg and may incur significant additional delivery charges to some delivery services to some locations. Hardcover 
Price: 1406.00 GBP
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The Colour Encyclopedia of Incredible Aeroplanes, Philip Jarrett. Foreword by Capt. Eric "Winkle" Brown
6 Philip Jarrett. Foreword by Capt. Eric "Winkle" Brown The Colour Encyclopedia of Incredible Aeroplanes
London Dorling Kindersley 2007 1856130711 / 9781856130714 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 
Fresh covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 1856130711. ISBN/EAN: 9781856130714. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 77018031109. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations.. Hardcover 
Price: 3.20 GBP
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An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language, Walter W Keat
7 Walter W Keat An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
London Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1983 No ISBN New Edition Revised and Enlarged Hardcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 
Clean dark blue covers, gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, prize plate on inside of front cover, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05617071035. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations.. Hardcover 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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A Dictionary of the Bible, Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography and Natural History. 3 volumes complete, William Smith
8 William Smith A Dictionary of the Bible, Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography and Natural History. 3 volumes complete
London John Murray 1863 No ISBN Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 
Three volumes in leather bindings with raised bands, red and black spine labels and black decoration. Leather is rubbed and there is wear at spine-ends of volume I. Marbled end-papers with Skipton Reference Plate on inside of front cover. Sound binding. Lengthy gift note and pasted newspaper cutting at front of volume I, previous owners' names in each volume. Clean pages. All plates, including maps, are present and clean. Many black and white inset illustrations. 3-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70218071097. Hardcover 
Price: 114.00 GBP
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