69 books (4 pages) in this category

The Disappearing Dictionary

A Treasury of Lost English Dialect Words

by David Crystal

Wherever you go in the English-speaking world, there are linguistic riches from times past awaiting rediscovery. All you have to do is choose a location, find some old documents, and dig a little. In <i><b>The Disappearing Dictionary</b>, ...

ISBN: 9781447282808

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

The Disappearing Dictionary

A Treasury of Lost English Dialect Words

by David Crystal

Wherever you go in the English-speaking world, there are linguistic riches from times past awaiting rediscovery. All you have to do is choose a location, find some old documents, and dig a little. In <i><b>The Disappearing Dictionary,</b> ...

ISBN: 9781509801763

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Genius of Shakespeare

by Jonathan Bate

<b>WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY SIMON CALLOW</b> <b>"The best modern book on Shakespeare" Sir Peter Hall</b> <i>Judgements about the quality of works of art begin in opinion. But for the last two hundred years only the wilfully perverse (and ...

ISBN: 9781509822546

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Tuttle Compact Japanese Dictionary

Japanese-English / English-Japanese

by Sayaka Khan

<p>The <i>Tuttle Compact Japanese Dictionary </i>is completely updated dictionary designed for students and business people who are living in Japan and using Japanese on a daily basis. Its greatest advantage is that it contains many recent ...

ISBN: 9784805314319

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Tuttle Compact Mandarin Chinese Dictionary

Chinese-English / English-Chinese

by Li Dong

<p><i>The Tuttle Compact Chinese Dictionary&nbsp;</i>is a completely new reference dictionary designed for English speakers who are learning or using Chinese as a foreign language. It contains more than 48,000 words and expressions, including ...

ISBN: 9780804848107

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Using Art Techniques Across Cultural and Race Boundaries: Working with Identity

by Lorette Dye

ISBN: 9781785922343

Binding: Paperback

$41.99

Vulgar Tongues

An Alternative History of English Slang

by Max Decharne

A rollercoaster ride through the colourful history of slang - from highwaymen to hip-hop, now in paperback ...

ISBN: 9781846688287

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

What Is Cultural Translation?

by Sarah Maitland

<i>What Is Cultural Translation' </i>In this book, Sarah Maitland uncovers processes of negotiation and adaptation closely associated with the translation of languages behind the cultural phenomena of everyday life. For globalized societies ...

ISBN: 9781472526274

Binding: Paperback

$45.99

What the Dickens?!

Distinctly Dickensian Words and How to Use Them

by Bryan Kozlowski

ISBN: 9780762460779

Binding: Hardback

$19.99