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Alphabets to Order: The Literature of Nineteenth-Century Typefounders' Specimens.

By: Alastair Johnston.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Castle, DE:, Oak Knoll Press,: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: KSF513-46


4to. 11 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches. [x], 213, [1] pp. Illustrated throughout in black-and-white, typefounder's lineages, glossary, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Maroon cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. INSCRIBED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR to Muir and Agnes Dawson in the preliminaries. 3 8 1/2 x 11 sheets of white paper with an announcement for a book signing for this book at Dawson's Book Shop, January 24, 2002. Fine. his book ... View more info

Case Marking and Reanalysis: Grammatical Relations from Old to Early Modern English.

By: Cynthia L. Allen.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oxford, etc.:, Oxford University Press,: 1999

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: UYIGI-5


Series: Oxford Linguistics. Trade Paperback. xviii, 509 pp. Tables, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers; binding square and tight, minor soiling to bottom edge of text block, covers curling at corners, otherwise an excellent, unread copy. Near Fine. English underwent sweeping changes to its inflectional system in the Middle English period and it is widely assumed that the loss of case-marking distinctions had profound consequences for the sy... View more info

The Scientific Enterprise: The Bar-Hillel Colloquium: Studies in History, Philosophy, and Sociology of Science, Volume 4

By: Edna Ullmann-Margalit, editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dordrecht, etc., Kluwer Academic Publishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: RP479-130


Series: Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, No. 146. 8vo. viii, 293 pp. Eighteen contributions from such scholars as Richard Popkin, Isaac Kramnick, Richard S. Westfall, and Shmuel Sambursky, among others, 13 figures; text clean, un-marked. Navy cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket; binding square and tight, jacket with fading to spine, else like new. An excellent copy from the private collection of Richard Popkin, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at UCLA. Your or... View more info

A Dictionary of Toronto Printers, Publishers, Booksellers, and the Allied Trades, 1798-1900

By: Elizabeth Hulse

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Anson-Cartwright: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BW2-4


LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, this is number 312. 4to. xxii, 311 pp. Alphabetic listing of Toronto printers with illustrations; text clean, un-marked. Red cloth, no dust-jacket; binding a tiny bit shaken. This copy includes an off-print from another publication which documents The Hunter Rose Company, written by Elizabeth Hulse, which is SIGNED by the author, and loosely inserted inside the front cover. Your order receives my personal attention. View more info

Language and Ethics

By: Ezra Talmor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, etc., Pergamon: 1984

Seller ID: RP479-113


8vo. x, 74 pp. Bibliography, index; text clean, un-marked. Cloth; binding square and tight. An excellent copy from the private collection of Richard Popkin, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at UCLA. Your order receives my personal attention. View more info

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Bibliography: Library Science, and Reference Books; a Bibliography of Bibliographies.

By: Theodore Besterman.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Totowa, NJ:, Rowman and Littlefield,: 1971

Seller ID: KSF513-B3


8vo. 7 3/4 x 5 inches. [xiv], 271 pp. Text clean, unmarked. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Muir Dawson's copy. Very Good. Later Edition. First published in 1939, this bibliography is arranged alphabetically by subject: Bibliography; Library Science; Reference Books; Books for the Blind; Palaeography; Papyri; Anonymous Writings; Condemned Books, Erotica; Forged Books; Miniature Books; Special Subjects. View more info