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Ankara, istanbul: Cumhuriyet Basimevi, 1943-57. All four thick volumes of the series, custom bound in green boards with the name of a noted Mongolist embossed on the covers (details upon request); paper evenly toned, otherwise very good. Major work in preparation for a historical dictionary of Turkish.
San Anselmo: Self-published by the author at San Anselmo Printing, 1979. 56p., 5.5x8.5 inches, extra page of limericks pasted-in to final blank page with off-setting due to bleeding of the paste used, otherwise a very good first edition booklet in stapled decorative wraps. Music-based limericks.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1952. Paperback. Offprint. Unpaginated preliminary leaf, 269-386p., alkaline paperstock, softbound in plain printed grey journal wraps. Covers show faint dust-soil, light toning and a tiny sticker shadow, titlepage bears a neat ownership name and a longish inscription by author signed in full. Inscription is in...
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1935. pp. 235-264, 6x9.25 inches, inscribed and initialed by the author at top of front cover, English introduction, index and glossary, poem in French, some toning and edgewear otherwise very good booklet in stapled white wraps. University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. 18, no. 3.
Waukesha, WI: Maledicta Press, 1977-2005. Paperback. 13 volumes, 19 issues in 16 books, essays, articles, theory, tables, glossaries, very good complete run of the language journal from 1977 to 2004, paperbacks in orange printed wraps. Volume numbers I-V are divided into 2 numbers each yet vol. II & V combine...
Austin: Southwest Educational Development Laboratory, 1970. Paperback. Two volumes, 8.5x11 inches, previous owner's signatures, paperbacks in slightly worn red and blue pictorial wraps, ex libris. Vol. I: ix, 292p. Vol. II: ix, 328p. Covers Spanish, northern and eastern European, and Asian American immigrants.
Bangkok: Promotion and Public Relations Sub-division, Fine Arts Department, 1989. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, very good, 8x11.25 inches. Sixth edition. Introduction to the Thai language, with charts showing development of the alphabet over the centuries, and color photos of ancient inscriptions.
Stockholm: Foretagsekonomiska institutionen / Department of Business Administration, University of Stockholm, 1989. Paperback. ix, 196p., a few figures in the text, alkaline paperstock in glossy 9.5x6.5 inch printed wraps. Near-fine copy, briefly inscribed by author on title page and signed as "Ake." Pages 151-164 are in English, constitute the "conclusion"...
Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Sumtu Siegfr. Lebr. Crusii, 1782. 188p., Greek text on calendared paperstock (alkaline, only slightly toned) with subscribed Latin commentary printed double-column in smallpoint. A remarkable clean sound copy with two original blanks, re-cased into dark green buckram boards with brown leather spine label gilt. No ownership marks or...
Nottingham UK: Five Leaves Publications, 2010. Paperback. xxv, 124p., vignette portraits of surgeon Trueta, author Aymar and translator Roser, with additional photos from archives and from a stage production. Text in English, Spanish and Catalan. First edition, softbound format, 7.5x5 inch decorated cardstock wraps, clean and sound, a very good copy.