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1 Benson, James and William S. Greaves, eds. Systemic Perspectives on Discourse, Volume 1
Norwood, New Jersey Ablex Publishing Corporation, 1985 Hard Cover Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A clean, tight copy with no markings in the text and minimal wear to the boards. Contributions by each of the editors, plus by M.A.K. Halliday, Ruqaiya Hasan, William Mann, Michael Gregory, and many others. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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2 Berwick, Robert C. and Amy S. Weinberg The Grammatical Basis of Linguistic Performance: language use and acquisition
Cambridge, Massachusetts MIT Press, 1984 0262021927 / 9780262021920 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Dust jacket fully intact, still bright and shiny, but sunned a bit on spine. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.80 USD
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3 Bowerman, Melissa Early Syntactic Development: a cross-linguistic study with special reference to Finnish
Cambridge, England Cambridge University Press, 1973 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Perfectly serviceable reference copy, withdrawn from an academic library, with all usual markings thereof, plus removal of library sticker on cover at top near spine. Otherwise, tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy (but for library markings), and neither highlighting nor underlining. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.80 USD
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Kenneth Lee Pike Bibliography (Arcadia Bibliographica Virorum Eruditorum, Vasciculus 10), Brend, Ruth M., editor and compiler
4 Brend, Ruth M., editor and compiler Kenneth Lee Pike Bibliography (Arcadia Bibliographica Virorum Eruditorum, Vasciculus 10)
Bloomington, Indiana Eurolingua, 1987 0931922283 / 9780931922282 First Edition Paperback Good Paperback 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and mostly clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear, though ex-library, with usual markings to inside rear cover, ink-stamp to front cover--else Very Good. Complete bibliography (to 1986) of the influential SIL linguist, Kenneth Pike. 56 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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5 Carroll, John B. And Freedle, Roy O., Editors Language Comprehension and the Acquisition of Knowledge
New York John H. Wiley and Sons, 1972 Hard Cover Good Good Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Ex-library copy with usual discard markings. Some lines in red pen on front free endpaper, otherwise text free of markings of any kind. Binding tight and square. Light wear to boards and dust jacket. Explores the question of how people come to understand language discourse from a variety of theoretical perspectives. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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6 Cohen, Marcel Language: Its Structure and Evolution
Coral Gables, Fl University of Miami Press, 1970 0870241540 / 9780870241543 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Black cloth boards are lightly scuffed; binding is tight; no highlighting, underlining, notes or other marks to text or endpapers. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 3.25 USD
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7 Den Ouden, Bernard D. Language and Creativity: an interdiscplinary essay in Chomskyan humanism
Lisse, The Netherlands The Peter de Ridder Press, 1975 Soft Cover Near Fine Soft Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sterling condition softcover copy, near gift-quality. Tips unfurled, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and not ex-library; neither underlining nor highlighting. Yellow stock wrappers, appears unread. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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8 Gans, Eric The Origin of Language: a formal theory of representation
Berkeley University of California, 1981 First Edition Near Fine Very Good 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Dust jacket fully intact, still bright and shiny, if showing a bit of shelf-wear. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.20 USD
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On Meaning: Selected Writings in Semiotic Theory, Greimas, Algirdas Julien
9 Greimas, Algirdas Julien On Meaning: Selected Writings in Semiotic Theory
Minneapolis, Minnesota University of Minnesota Press, 1987 0816615195 / 9780816615193 Softcover Near Fine Softcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Another fine contribution to Theory and History of Literature, being a sterling condition softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Translation by Paul J. Perron and Frank H. Collins. From the combined libraries of Paula Treichler and Cary Nelson, eminent scholars for many years in multiple fields in the humanities. Introduction by Paul J. Perron. Foreword by Fredric Jameson. xlv + 237 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Meaning and Translation: philosophical and linguistic approaches, Guenthner, F. and M. Guenthner-Reutter, eds.
10 Guenthner, F. and M. Guenthner-Reutter, eds. Meaning and Translation: philosophical and linguistic approaches
London Duckworth, 1978 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Structurally sound softcover copy, showing some shelfwear, sunning to spine and extremities, but few signs of its former owner; a better than serviceable reference copy. Notes, bibliography, index. 364 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Pidgin and Creole Languages, Hall, Robert A., Jr.
11 Hall, Robert A., Jr. Pidgin and Creole Languages
Ithaca, New York Cornell University Press, 1969 Hardcover Very Good Very Good- Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Slight dust soiling to top edge. Dust jacket fully intact, showing slight edge-wear and several very small closed tears. Stated Second Printing. 188 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Harris, Roy Reading Saussure
La Salle, Illinois Open Court, 1987 0812690508 / 9780812690507 Soft Cover Near Fine Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Former price sticker on inside flap, else Fine. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.80 USD
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13 Harris, Roy, ed. Approaches to Language
Oxford, England Pergamon Press, 1983 008028910X / 9780080289106 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, illustrated cover, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Contributions by Roy Harris, Francis P. Dinneen, Jerome S. Bruner, D. Alan Allport, Michael Dummett, ROm Harre, Edwin Ardener, and others. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Harsh, Philip Whaley Iambic Words and Regard for Accent in Plautus
New York Ams Press, Inc., 1967 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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15 Hubbell, Robert D. A Handbook of English Grammar and Language Sampling
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey Prentice-Hall, 1988 0133774333 / 9780133774337 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, sans dust jacket, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Slight waviness to rear quarter of text-block, not seemingly due to moisture. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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16 Imis, Robert E., ed. Semiotics: an introductory anthology
Bloomington, Indiana Indiana University Press, 1985 0253203449 / 9780253203441 Soft Cover Near Fine Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition softcover copy, gift-quality. Tips unfurled, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear. A fine-looking introductory anthology, with contributions by Charles S. Peirce, Ferdinand de Saussure, V.N. Volosinov, Susanne K. Langer, Claude Levi-Strauss, Gregory Bateson, Roman Jakobson, Charles Morris, Roland Barthes, and many others. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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The Whitney Memorial Meeting: a report of that session of The First American Congress of Philologists, which is devoted to the memory of William Dwight Whitney, Lanman, Charles R., ed.
17 Lanman, Charles R., ed. The Whitney Memorial Meeting: a report of that session of The First American Congress of Philologists, which is devoted to the memory of William Dwight Whitney
Boston Ginn and Company, 1897 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with bruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Published by Ginn & Co, Boston, 1897, for the Congress, the first of its kind. Hardcover, with gilt lettering to spine, and illustrated at frontispiece with a black-and-white portrait of William Dwight Whitney, noted philologist and Sanskrit scholar, protected by frontispiece. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered. Corners bumped, minor soil on cloth. Text is tight, clean, crisp and apparently never read. Consists of addresses at the meeting, in which Whitney is eulogized and his numerous contributions to the field highlighted, followed by appendices which include the original memorial letters (in Italian, French, German and English) of European colleagues, and a chronological bibliography of works by Whitney. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Discourse, Paragraph, and Sentence Structure in Selected Philippine Languages, Longacre, Robert E.
18 Longacre, Robert E. Discourse, Paragraph, and Sentence Structure in Selected Philippine Languages
Santa Ana, CA Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1968 Softcover Good Good Softcover 8vo 
Volume 2, pages 73-90 are present but bound in upside down. Ivory bindings, slightly rubbed at extremities; custom-made clear plastic dust jacket, secured with tape to inside covers; owner's name stamp on half-title page, page block edges; rather frequent color-coded highlighting to text pages; page block edges, endpapers, and dust jacket lightly foxed--sound reading or reference copy. In wraps; two volumes bound as one. SUMMER INSTITUTE OF LINGUISTICS PUBLICATIONS IN LINGUISTICS AND RELATED FIELDS, PUB. # 21. Book is stored in a protective clear plastic bag. 234 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Pattern-Word List, Volume 1, Lynch, Frederick, D.
19 Lynch, Frederick, D. Pattern-Word List, Volume 1
Laguna Hills, California Aegean Park Press, 1977 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Scarce in the trade. Volume 15 of the Cryptographic series, but printed before the volumes were numbered. 152 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Lyons, J. and R.J. Wales, eds. Psycholinguistics Papers, the Proceedings of the 1966 Edinburgh Conference
Edinburgh Edinburgh University Press, 1966 0852240252 / 9780852240250 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Hard Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, but for two penned out inscriptions on front paste-down. Contributions by J.P. Thorne, R.J. Wales and J.C. Marshall, David McNeill, J. Fodor and M. Garrett, and E.S. Klima and Ursula Bellugi. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 4.80 USD
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