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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 1317544
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.
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THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII
Written by James A. Jobling.
Stock no. 1815193
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A work of reference listing the generic, specific and subspecific names of every form of bird in the world - some 20,00 entries in total - and provides their meanings and derivations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781408125014. Spine cocked. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
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A TO Z GIS: AN ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Written by Tasha Wade; Shelly Sommer.
Stock no. 1814744
Published by Esri Press. Circa 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. An indispensable guide and companion for anyone involved in the expanding field of geographic information systems technology. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781589481404. 4th printing of the Second Edition.
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THE FOLK-SPEECH OF SOUTH LANCASHIRE
Written by Francis Edward Taylor.
Stock no. 1208793
Published by John Heywood. 1st 1901. Very good condition.

A glossary of words which are, or have been, during the last hundred years in common use in that portion of the county palatine situated between Bolton and Manchester. Includes dialect words, children's words, local mispronunciations, colloquialisms and local slang with an appendix of quaint sayings. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Not paginated. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Covers rubbed. Corners bumped. Name and date in ink on front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Occasional pencil annotations to contents.
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THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII
Written by James A. Jobling.
Stock no. 1814435
Published by Christopher Helm. 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A work of reference listing the generic, specific and subspecific names of every form of bird in the world - some 20,00 entries in total - and provides their meanings and derivations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781408125014. Reprinted with corrections.
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RUSSIAN-ENGLISH MATHEMATICAL VOCABULARY
Written by J. Burlak; K. Brooke.
Stock no. 2120357
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a short grammatical sketch. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which is also unevenly faded.
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A DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC TERMS
Written by I.F. Henderson; W.D. Henderson.
Stock no. 1708889
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1920. Very good condition.

Pronunciation, Derivation, and definitions of terms in biology, botany, zoology, anatomy, cytology, embryology, physiology. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 2111090
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864.
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THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY DICTIONARY OF GARDENING
Written by Fred J. Chittenden; Patrick M. Synge.
Stock no. 1207215
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1956. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

5 volumes. Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Includes Supplement. B/w illustrations. 2nd edition. Names stamps to front endpapers and foredges.Wrapper to Vol I has a sunned spine. Wrapper corners slightly rubbed.
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THE BIRDWATCHER'S DICTIONARY
Written by Peter Weaver. Illustrated by Michael Hodgson.
Stock no. 1203431
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0856610283.
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A COMPLETE AND UNIVERSAL ENGLISH DICTIONARY
Written by James Barclay.
Stock no. 822712
Published by J.F. & C. Rivington. 1792. Slightly better than good condition.

Including Not Only a Full Explanation of Difficult Words and Technical Terms in All Faculties and Professions But Also a Pronouncing Dictionary. Full brown leather binding. Gilt title to spine. Contents very good. Rebacked with original spine laid down.
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THE COOK'S DICTIONARY AND HOUSE-KEEPER'S DIRECTORY
Written by Richard Dolby.
Stock no. 816833
Published by Henry Colburn; Richard Bentley. 1830. Very good condition.

The Cook's Dictionary and House-Keeper's Directory: A New Family Manual of Cookery and Confectionery, On a Plan of Ready Reference Never Hitherto Attempted. Modern binding, brown cloth with gilt title to spine. iv + 516 pages. Title page and first 12 pages browned. Scattered browning throughout. A few small marks to rear board.
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