Books on Rhetoric

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The Harvest of a Quiet Eye. A Selection of Scientific Quotations.

xii 192p hardback in brown cloth, lacquered illustrated jacket, first edition with personal ...

£28.00

24p offprints, card cover, inscribed "ad ludum", very good

£8.00

20p offprint, clean and tight copy, with author note, very good

£10.00

48p slim paperback, blue card cover in excellent condition, tight and clean copy with author ...

£14.00

Beyond "Populares" and "Optimates". Political Language in the Late Republic.

£56.00

large format hardback, laminated boards with white and dark burgundy panels, an excellent copy, ...

£56.00

La Place et le Rôle de la Digression dans l'Oeuvre de Thucydide.

large format hardback, laminated boards with white and dark burgundy panels, an excellent copy, ...

£36.00

Usurpator tanti nominis. Kaiser und Usurpator in der Spätantike.

£56.00

large format hardback, laminated boards with white and dark burgundy panels, an excellent copy, ...

£56.00

A Grammar of Metaphor.

xi 343p hardback with grey dustjacket printed in dark green, jacket is price-clipped, otherwise ...

£68.00

M Tulli Ciceronis Pro L Flacco Oratio.

139p hardback, small format, dark green cloth with black lettering, good used condition, binding ...

£8.00

Opera Minora. Ed. Henricus Furneaux.

approx 140p original navy cloth binding very tight and clean, hardly used: Germania, Agricola, De ...

£12.00

Opera Minora. Ed. Henricus Furneaux.

approx 140p original navy cloth binding very tight and clean, light library markings but never ...

£12.00

Musikalisch-rhetorische Figuren in Liedern Robert Schumanns.

£24.00

ix 191p paperback with grey card cover, excellent fresh copy, no names or stamps, never used

£24.00

Demosthenes: Orations Against Philip. Ed. Evelyn Abbott and P E Matheson. Volume 1, Part 1: Introduction and Text.

petrol limp cloth, crease to front board, text clean, first edition, text clean, library stamp, ...

£8.00

M Fabi Quintiliani Institutionis Oratoriae Libri XII. Edidit Ludwig Radermacher. Pars Prior: Libros I-VI Continens.

xii 359p blue cloth firm and tight, light library markings ("Reference Only"), small hurt ...

£16.00

Hyperides. The Orations against Athenogenes and Philippides.

xxxi 82p original terracotta cloth, lettering to spine dull, this copy very fresh and tight and ...

£24.00

M. Fabii Quintiliani: Institutionis Oratoriae, Liber 1. Edited with an Introduction and Commentary.

xcviii 208p faint green publisher's cloth with gilt lettering, markings from a London library, a ...

£24.00

Speeches from Thucydides. Translated into English. For the Use of Students. With an Introduction and Notes. New Edition.

xlviii 255p bound in plain dark green cloth, light library shelfmarks, free endpaper browning, ...

£18.00

The Oration of Demosthenes on the Crown.

68p library rebound in old full burgundy cloth with lettering to spine, library markings from ...

£46.00

Demosthenes: The Olynthiacs and Philippics. Translated upon a New Principle.

96p original terracotta cloth, well preserved copy, little hurt to top of spine, from a London ...

£20.00

Demosthenes. The Olynthiac Speeches of Demosthenes.

lii 101p library rebound in plain green cloth, a tight and very little used copy, all pages clean, ...

£12.00

The Greek Orators.

£14.00

vii 321p blue cloth fresh, light library markings, very good copy of the first edition

£14.00

The Deconstructive Turn: Essays in the Rhetoric of Philosophy.

vio 201p illustrated paperback, index, bibliography, very good condition

£12.00

The Olynthiacs of Demosthenes.

166p plain dark publisher's cloth with light library markingss, this copy interleaved for the ...

£20.00

iv 228p original paperback, grey card cover, library library markings, this copy never used, ...

£16.00

La Communication. Hermes 1.

£12.00

245p period paperback, fresh and clean copy, spine not creased, excellent

£12.00

Rhetorische Papyri im Auftrage der Berliner Papyruskommission bearbeitet.

£15.00

38p large format paperback, spine worn and binding yielding, three facsimile plates of the MS, ...

£15.00

Theorie Generale du Droit. Deuxième Édition.

xv 342p large format paperback, blue card cover, excellent clean copy, never used, almost as new, ...

£24.00

Logique Juridique: Nouvelle Rhétorique. Deuxième Édition.

£24.00

193p large format paperback, blue card cover, excellent clean copy, never used, almost as new, ISBN ...

£24.00

Rhetoric in English Literature.

£14.00

78p paperback with blue paper cover, library stamp, very well preserved, uncommon title

£14.00

Lectures on Preaching: Delivered before the Divinity School of Yale College in January and February, 1877.

281p original dark cloth, spine with gilt lettering, this copy with occasional pencil notes as page ...

£26.00

Laelius. De Amicitia. Edited for Schools and Colleges.

174p olive green hardback, corner torn from endpaper, pages very fresh and clean, Latin text with ...

£10.00

Les Oeuvres de Ciceron de la Traduction de Monsieur du Ryer, &c. Tome VI contenant Les Philippiques.

(xvi) 630p full calf binding, small format (16cm) four bands to spine, gilt lettering and décor to ...

£68.00

The Gettysburg Address. Perspectives on Lincoln's Greatest Speech.

£10.00

xvi 350p paperback, a fresh copy, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new

£10.00

Fear and Smear: The Campaign Against Scottish Independence.

£36.00

xvi 133p large format paperback, blue cover, as new, never used

£36.00

Learning to Speak Effectively.

£10.00

62p slim paperback, very good

£10.00

Outline Addresses for School-Room and Separate Services. First Series.
(No Author)

£14.00

vii 64p rust cloth with gilt lettering dull and aged, slim hardback, binding tight, text in two ...

£14.00

Sermons in Miniature for Extempore Preachers. Sketches for every Sunday and Holy Day of the Christian Year.

ix 209p burgundy cloth firm, a few faint pencil ticks to the text, very good

£36.00

Perspectives of Irony in Medieval French Literature.

198p large format paperback, green lettering to front, excellent fresh copy without name or stamp, ...

£18.00

xi 420p original brown cloth with gilt lettering, this copy was in the hand of a reviewer how ...

£20.00

Die mhd. Ironie oder die Litotes im Altdeutschen.

£14.00

210p paperback, cover detached, binding broken at one point, text with a few faint pencil marks, a ...

£14.00

Sweet Reason: Rhetoric and the Discourses of Modernity.

£14.00

xii 286p paperback, excellent fresh copy

£14.00

Natural Eloquence: Women Reinscribe Science.

£14.00

xiii 280p paperback, as new

£14.00

The Scale of Perfection. The Maynard-Chapman Divinity Lecture delivered on Wednesday, 3rd November 1982.

£10.00

16p stapled pamphlet, light blue cover, clean pages, bright staples, very well preserved, in ...

£10.00

Trattatello di Mitologia.

68p slim paperback, small format, colour illustration to front, with additional b/w plates in the ...

£20.00

The Rhetoric of Canadian Writing.

304p new paperback, excellent condition

£48.00

M Tulli Ciceronis Rhetorica. Recognovit Brevique Adnotatione Critica Instruxit A S Wilkins. Tomus 1: Libros De Oratore Tres Continens.

approx 360p bound in terracotta cloth with black floral ornaments, very little used, some pencil ...

£20.00

English Satire and the Satiric Tradition.

£10.00

xiii 286p paperback, from a Cambridge College library, label to spine, clean pages, firm binding, a ...

£10.00

Hyperidis Orationes et Fragmenta. Recognovit brevique Adnotatione Critica Instruxit F G Kenyon.

170p terracotta cloth with gilt lettering, Rouse donation bookplate, very good condition, first ...

£16.00

Correspondence = Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet, Eveque de Meaux. Volumes 44 - 48 (Only).

five volumes of "Correspondence" bound in 3 volumes, part set of the works from a ...

£100.00

Filosofia e Geometria: Temi teorici e storici.

180p grey paperback, large format, excellent copy, clean and tight

£36.00

Bryan the Campaigner.

£16.00

approx 36p large format A4 sized paperback, illustrated cover, many plates throughout, light ...

£16.00

Portraying Analogy.

£28.00

xi 244p green hardback, fresh and tight copy, Cambridge library discard, never used, excellent

£28.00

International University Course. Public Speaking.

this is a 28p booklet, brown card cover, advertising the Public Speaking course of the IUS, for ...

£10.00

Aristote: Rhétorique. Livre 1.

143p 143p original green cloth, binding a little soft and yielding, small hurt to top of spine, ...

£14.00

Lysias: Discours. Tome 1: I - XV.

£14.00

238p 238p (double paginated) paperback rebound with decorative paper cover, Greek text with French ...

£14.00

Rhetoric, Politics, and Popularity in Pre-Revolutionary England.

viii 278p hardback, laminated black boards with portrait detail to front, a fresh copy, firm ...

£56.00

Cicero pro Plancio.

150p small red hardback with blindstamped series stamp to front board, spine rather soiled, water ...

£12.00

Die Mittelalterlichen Universitäten und das Gesprochene Wort.

48p slim paperback, pencilled lines to page margins, all text remains clear and readable, card ...

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10p sewn booklet with grey card cover, little use, pages clean with listing to back cover, library ...

£8.00

Das Oxymoron bei Wolfram, Gottfried und andern Dichtern des Mittelalters.

£24.00

290p grey cloth with blue lettering, this copy has been studied once carefully, faint pencil in ...

£24.00

The Use of Imagery in Wolfram's Parzival: A Distributional Study.

234p blue paperback, this copy with quite a few faint marginal pencil lines to text, neat note on ...

£16.00

Bibel und ars praedicandi im Rolandslied des Pfaffen Konrad.

£24.00

194p paperback, this copy has been carefully studied with pencil in hand, leading to quite a number ...

£24.00

Der Herrscher - "Adventus" im Kloster des Frühmittelalters.

£64.00

204p large format, bright green cloth with black title label to spine (label rather worn), a fresh ...

£64.00

Carlyle and Hitler. The Adamson Lecture in the University of Manchester, December, 1930, with some additions and modifications.

£16.00

63p slim paperback booklet, from a Cambridge college library with paper tape repair to spine, minor ...

£16.00

Brochure on the Subject: Public Speaking.

36p slim paperback with blue card cover, questions and bibliographical references on recto pages, ...

£10.00

300p tall format paperback with white cover, slightly soiled to edges, text clean, text based to ...

£12.00

Lectures on Preaching: Delivered before the Divinity School of Yale College in January and February, 1877.

281p original dark burgundy cloth, spine gilt lettering, name on half title, a fresh copy, clean ...

£36.00

The Pope in France, October 1986.

32p (323-354pp) stapled booklet, extracts of the Popes homilies and addresses during his visit to ...

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453p green hardcover, reprint of the 1879 third edition, from a Cambridge college library, markings ...

£12.00

328p dark red cloth, Greek titles to front board, light brown cloth spine with tear along front ...

£48.00

166p from a Cambridge college library, rebinding in blue cloth, minimal library markings, new ...

£24.00

Roman Education from Cicero to Quintilian.

£18.00

260p terracotta cloth with gilt lettering, Cambridge bookplate to endpaper with old Bookseller ...

£18.00

314p large paperback with blue illustrated cover, excellent fresh copy, as new

£46.00

[iv] 44p + 8p plates, red library cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front, 18 figures, 14 ...

£28.00

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20p grey card cover, tall pamphlet, excellent condition, Lecture in Honour of the late C A Mace

£14.00

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xii 130p cloth, dustjacket, a full store of stories to "bring home a point"

£12.00

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112p original red cloth with interesting design to front board, copy somewhat aged and dusty, but ...

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£86.00

hardback with brown cloth, as new

£86.00

303p Dissertation typescript, A4 format, red card cover and black cloth spine, library bookplate, ...

£64.00

£120.00

3 vols in original blue cloth, from a Cambridge college library with old shelfmark to front board ...

£120.00

lxiv 525p plain cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine, from a Cambridge college library with ...

£15.00

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105p green cloth, from a Cambridge library with label to spine and front board, bookplate on paste ...

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256p paperback with grey paper cover, excellent condition, very good

£22.00

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30p stapled pamphlet, from a Cambridge college library, good condition

£8.00

347p, 407p, 349p, 3 volume paperback set, cream card cover with black and red titles extremely well ...

£74.00

Zur Phänomenologie des Philosophischen Textes.

198p brown paperback, spine a little torn, pages unmarked, with essays by Kah Kyung Cho, Samuel ...

£14.00

Volkstümliche Redekunst: Erfahrungen und Ratschläge.

88p grey paperback, pages unmarked, binding firm, very good

£10.00

The Oration of Demosthenes against the Law of Leptines, with English Notes. Ed. B W Beatson. New Edition.

114p original brown cloth, well preserved, clean copy, light library markings, small piece cut out ...

£14.00

194p grey hard cover with blue cloth spine, from a Cambridge college library with 3 small labels on ...

£15.00

£11.00

hardback with black jacket, excellent copy with library shelfmark and bookplate, very good copy

£11.00

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288p hardback with red cloth spine, from a Cambridge college library with only minimal traces of ...

£14.00

244p blue card cover, Dissertation Heidelberg University, pages with faint pencil marks along ...

£22.00

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119p red cloth, some ink notes to pages, light pencil notes to rear endpaper, school label, quaint ...

£8.00

88p small cream card cover, text in English with Japanese vocabulary translation appendix, pages ...

£11.00

Cicero, Speeches Against Catilina. Introduction, Text and Notes. (Catilinarian Orations)

76p 81p small green cloth, spine sunned, boards stained towards the edges, bookplate, pages ...

£12.00

Demosthenes' Orations.

xiii 292p red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, bookplate on title page, pages bright and clean, very ...

£8.00

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301p small format blue cloth worn with age, advertisement, still useful and interesting

£12.00

253p purple paperback, minor shelfwear, pages clean and unmarked, binding firm

£16.00

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260p orange paperback, minor shelfwear, spine slightly sunned, pages clean and unmarked, binding ...

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266p white paperback, some pencil marks to pages, binding firm, index, very good and nice copy

£12.00

28p blue card cover, pages clean, hardly used, very good

£6.00

liii 80p red cloth with gilt lettering, heavy ink marks to many pages, poor

£6.00

xliv 61p red cloth with gilt lettering, pencil marks to a few pages only, index, very good ...

£12.00

xxviii 128p red cloth with gilt lettering, corners rubbed, spine sunned, pencil marks to some ...

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174p cloth with green dustjacket, minor shelfwear, fraying to head and foot of spine, inscription ...

£16.00

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75p blue paperback, from a Cambridge college library, corners slightly rubbed, spine slightly worn, ...

£6.00

Three Private Speeches of Demosthenes. Ed. F C Doherty.

111p burgundy cloth with black floral design, very good and clean copy, Greek text and English ...

£10.00

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32p miniature booklet, stapled, cartoon lecture arguing Creationist point of view, well preserved

£15.00

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xx 451p red cloth, from a Cambridge college library with usual stamps, spine worn, binding slightly ...

£14.00

Klassische Rhetorik.

£4.00

blue paperback, very good first edition, German language

£4.00

The Use of Imagery in Wolfram's Parzival: A Distributional Study.

234p blue paperback, as new, never used, excellent copy, publication date in book is 1975

£24.00

358p cloth, dustjacket present, a very good, unused fresh copy, with plates and tabled, excellent ...

£26.00

Lauda post mortem. Die deutschen und niederländischen Ehrenreden des Mittelalters.

£32.00

324p white paperback with blue strip design, very good, unused copy, printed from typescript, paper ...

£32.00

Das glichnisse Meister Eckharts: Form, Inhalt und Funktion: Kleine Studie zur negativen Metaphorik.

132p white paperback with blue rule design, very good, unused copy, printed from typescript, as new

£24.00

Die Redeszene als episches Strukturelement in den Erec- und Iwein-Dichtungen Hartmanns von Aue und Chrestiens de Troyes.

£24.00

335p faint green cloth, a clean copy used for review purposes, reviewer marked a few passages with ...

£24.00

277p green paperback with wrapper, excellent copy, as new, never used, folding table in back

£24.00

Modeles de Discours et Allocutions pour les Distributions de Prix dans les Ecoles Primaires des Deux Sexes.

£34.00

vii 431p rebound in plain green library buckram, excellent copy, slight foxing to some pages, fresh ...

£34.00

£10.00

440 large format 25cm, original burgundy cloth with gilt and black ornaments, printed with ...

£10.00

hardback, with dustjacket, from a Cambridge college library, very good, this book has never been ...

£82.00

Reaching through Preaching.

27p red paper cover, stapled, large format, very good

£10.00

2 vols hardback with dustjacket, an excellent set

£12.00

£1.00

Offprint from Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte, 11p, very good

£1.00

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Offprint, 18p, very good

£1.00

Unknown Sayings of Jesus.

132p hardback with grey and black jacket, pages clean with footnotes and index, nice fresh copy

£12.00

Finnish Communication Reticence. Perceptions and Self - Reported Behavior.

239p blue paperback with card cover, large format, very little use, pages clean with bibliography, ...

£24.00

117p blue cloth with black lettering to cover and spine, some use, pages clean with frontispiece, ...

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200p 191p hardbacks with blue and green laminated jackets, from a Cambridge college library, first ...

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98p rebound brown hardback with brown paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, a very good ...

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vi 249p small format, original decorated cloth, from a Cambridge college library with oversize ...

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266p hardback with orange boards, a bit dusty, and a bit worn, text clean and binding tight

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231p hardback, bibliography, index, very good copy from a Cambridge college library, nice and fresh

£16.00

viii 128p original paper cover, fresh and clean: Essays by Vos, Pebworth, Sandler, Patrick, ...

£12.00

Speech in Schools.

x 180p red cloth, exercises, hardly used copy from a Cambridge college library, very good

£8.00

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xiv 210p blue cloth, index, notes, bibliography, various contributors, faint marginal markings on a ...

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vii 166p large paperback A4 format, index, various contributors, a well preserved copy, discarded ...

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Speech on Conciliation with America. Ed. H Lamont.

£8.00

lxxii 152p green cloth, gilt lettering to spine & cover, introduction, notes, index, clean and ...

£8.00

viii 268p buff cloth, dustjacket, index, excellent copy

£12.00

xiii 236p hardback, gilt lettering to spine, bibliography, index, inscribed by the author, a clean ...

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240p red paperback, appendix, very good

£7.00

Wörterbuch des kommunistischen Jargons.

155p paperback, a few ink markings on four pages, notes, very good: please note: this book has a ...

£4.00

96p white paperback, notes, bibliography, almost as new, with a chapter: Ideologie der ...

£8.00

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285p blue paperback, one section detached from spine, newspaper article and photocopy of review ...

£12.00

ABC der Werbung: Ein Ratgeber für die Werbepraxis.

160p paperback, cover lightly worn, pages clean, binding firm, very good, German language

£6.00

125p paperback, very good

£4.00

vii 354p grey card cover, tape along spine, bibliography, appendix, reproduced from typescript, ...

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168p paperback, cover a little dusty, text clean, appendices, bibliography, very good

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244p hardback, dustjacket (mostly), gossary, notes, very good: contains a long introduction to ...

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xxi 400p large paperback, anthology of philosophical rhetoric, criticism, narrative and poetry, ...

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128p brown cloth, index, publisher's advertisements to rear, binding a little soft, very good

£12.00

(No Author)

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[120]p paperback, as new. Galileo's letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, renaissance Polish ...

£6.00

Speeches and Toasts: How to Make and Propose Them. Rev ed.

£8.00

192p embossed green cloth, fresh and clean, only very light rubbing to corners and spine ends, ...

£8.00

V D: The Monster Crime of Humanity.

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62p 19cm orange paper covered boards with old adhesive tape, embossed gilt title, moralist tract on ...

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143p cloth, dustjacket (few small hurts to edges), indices, occasional small neat marginal pen ...

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For the Liberty of Unlicensed Printing: Pour la Liberté de la Presse sans Autorisation ni Censure. Areopagitica. Transl O Lutaud.

£6.00

252p white paperback, parallel French and English texts of Milton's tract with repro of 1644 ...

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The Essayes or Counsels, Civill and Morall, of Francis Bacon Lord Verulam.

£10.00

xxiv 199p olive green cloth, "EL" monogram to spine, light library markings to endpaper, ...

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320p 17cm cloth, top edge gilt, some verses, wear to ends of spine, still a very good copy

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288p 17cm cloth, top edge gilt, some verses, wear to ends of spine, still a very good copy

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viii 280p 17cm cloth, top edge gilt, illustrations, wear to ends of spine, still a very good copy

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(No Author)

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[204]p card cover, very good: Vernant, Brombert, Culler, Brooks, etc

£12.00

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x 336p 15cm, frontispiece, half calf binding intact and well preserved, a nice a tight copy

£14.00

La Figura dell'Antitesi nelle Massime di La Rochefoucauld.

168p wrappers, index, very good: Paradosso etico e scandalo logico, Pascal, Voltaire

£8.00

Rhetorik. Beiträge zu ihrer Geschichte in Deutschland vom 16 - 20 Jahrhundert.

£12.00

355p blue hardback, index, with an extensive bibliography, as new

£12.00

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viii 182p purple cloth binding very fresh, very good, first edition

£12.00

64p 62p orange cloth, very good

£7.00

The Speaker's Art.

xxii 168p cloth, dustjacket, plates, The speaker's training, the instrument of the voice, delivery, ...

£8.00

ix 92p red cloth bright, nice fresh copy, very good

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xlviii 310p full black calf, top board detached, first 50 pages contain "principles", ...

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xiv 265p cloth, dustjacket, index, bibliography, new: Rhetorical construction, producing writing ...

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xii 228p half cloth, dustjacket, index, bibliography, illustrations, no footnotes: Authors, Clerks, ...

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126p cloth, index, bibliography, new: with a chapter Women's Voices

£14.00

28p very good: new edition of this short text.

£5.00

L'Ironie.

200p paperback, very good condition, binding firm, pages clear and unmarked, minimal wear to cover ...

£20.00

36 Outline Sermons on General Subjects.

£12.00

90p paperback, grey cover with red lettering, tight and clean copy, first edition

£12.00

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