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1 PHAIDON ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ART AND ARTISTS.
United Kingdom Phaidon Press Limited 1978 0-7148-1513-6 / 9780714815138 Cloth Very Good+ Very Good- Art Size: Approx. 8 " x 11" 
1,618 entries. over 1,000 biographies of painters, sculptors, architects and graphic artists. 1,434 illustrations with 301 in color. 704 pages. DJ is VG- with wear to edges, corners and creasing to spine. Book covers are clean, interior is tight. Book is VG+. Due to the size of this book, extra postage may be required. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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2 Collins, F. Howard AUTHORS' & PRINTERS' DICTIONARY: A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists. With Full List of Abbreviations, an Attempt to Codify the Best Typographical Practices of the Present Day
London Oxford University Press 1938 Cloth Good+ to Very Good- Dictionary Size: Approx. 4" x 7" 
Eighth Edition, Ninth Impression, Revised. 407 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Spine darkened? Page edges mildly soiled. Overall exterior is Good+ to Very Good-. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Diagram Group THE MACMILLAN VISUAL DESK REFERENCE
New York Macmillan 1993 0-02-531310-X / 9780025313101 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Reference Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 11" Illus. With Drawings, Diagrams and Charts 
The first visual desk reference book. Designed to give you quick access to the most widely sought information in a way no similar volume has done before: through diagrams, charts, illustrations, maps, timelines, and other graphics in addition to text. Each subject includes a glossary of key works, definitions of important concepts, brief biographies of famous people, and other essential data. 4,000 illustrations, diagrams and charts, 1,100 key topics and 52 subject areas. A ding at spine's base exposing a bit under the cover and another small one along the bottom edge. Two corners slightly bumped otherwise Very Good. Interior Near Fine. Dust Jacket slightly rubbed on spine's top edge but no tears. It is Very Good. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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4 Dorland, W. Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary
Philadelphia W. B. Saunder Company 1959 23rd Edition Cloth Very Good Medicine Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 10" Plates, line Drawings 
More than 700 illustrations and 50 plates. Including Modern Drugs and Dosage and Fundamentals of Medical Etymology. 1598 pp. Minor rubbing to book covers. Overall covers are Good to Good+. Previous owner's small sticker on front endpaper. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Hoffman, Hester R. The Reader's Advisor: An Annotated Guide to the Best in Print in Literature, Biographies, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Bibles, Classics, Drama, Poetry, Fiction, Science, Philosophy, Travel, History,
New York R.R. Bowker 1964 10th Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Cloth Good Books on Books Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 10 1/4" 
1292 pp. including index. Blue covers with white lettering on front cover and spine. Spine's top edge, small piece fraying. Overall covers are Good or better. ex. library markings on title page. Front endpaper with library pocket residue? Previous owner's name: Ed Woodworth stamped. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. Thick book. Could require extra postage. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Leader, Robert W. and Isabel DICTIONARY OF COMPARATIVE PATHOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY
Philadelphia W. B. Saunders Company 1971 0-7216-5659-5 / 9780721656595 Hard Cover Very Good+ Veterinary Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 10 1/4" 
"Several medical dictionaries have useful entries on comparative and veterinary medicine but lack the range and specificity needed by the experimentalist or general biologist. Dictionaries of veterinary medicine for the most part lack depth in the comparative approach. This book has been written to bridge these gaps." 237 pp. Blue vinyl covers with gilt title on front and spine. Light wear to cover joints. Blue page edges. Interior is tight, clean, no marks. Book is VG+. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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7 McPharlin, Paul (Edited and illustrated by, in a new English version) Satirical Dictionary Of Voltaire
Mount Vernon, NY Peter Pauper Press 1945 Cloth Very Good Philosophy Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 " 
First published as Question on the Encyclopedia, then reprinted as Reason by Alphabet, and finally reworked, with many additions, as The Philosophical Dictionary...The Philosophical Dictionary is Voltaire's principal essay in philosophy..." Contents go from A to Z with several entries for some "letters". Some include: Adam, Books, Celibacy; Divorce; Equality; Fraud; Greatness; Happiness; Impotence; etc, ending with Zeal. 109 pp. Illustrations. Decorative covers with ABCs. Spine slightly sunned. Covers are VG to VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Skeat, Rev. Walter W. A CONCISE ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
Oxford At the Clarendon Press 1911 New and Corrected Impression Cloth Good Dictionary Size: Approx. 5 " x 7 1/2" 
664 pp. Red cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are rubbed, edges rubbed. Spine is faded and loose, spine tips are bent and fraying with small tears, joints are rubbed. Front joint has small tear, back joint and area of back cover has some areas of exposed board. Hinges broken. Front inside cover and front free endpaper has stains from scotch tape. Pasted down b/w photograph of author as frontispiece. Interior is browning along edges. Book in Good condition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Unger, Merrill F. UNGER'S BIBLE DICTIONARY
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Moody Press 1973 0802490352 / 9780802490353 Nineteenth Printing Cloth Very Good- Theology Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Drawings By Robert F. Ramey, Maps, Photographs. 
More than 500 photographs, maps and drawings. 1192 pp. plus colored maps. Thick book. Red cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. top edge "brownish tint" with mild watermark lines down the side edge. Nothing in the interior text. Otherwise exterior is Very Good+. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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