FRANCIS, WN: The History of English: Pamphlet includes Chapter Three of the book and promotional inserts

The History of English: Pamphlet includes Chapter Three of the book and promotional inserts, book cover Francis, W. Nelson. The History of English: Pamphlet includes Chapter Three of the book and promotional inserts. Norton, 1963. Unmarked text. Mailing label on back, 48p. Bibliography. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26169) $12.00

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Billed as an innovative survey of the language for freshman English students.

The History of English: Pamphlet includes Chapter Three of the book and promotional inserts, inside pages

PHILLIPS, T: Tom Phillips: The Portrait Texts. National Portrait Gallery, 1989

Phillips, Tom; Hurrell, Bill. Tom Phillips: The Portrait Texts. National Portrait Gallery, 1989. ISBN: 1855140217. Unmarked. Large french flaps. Very Good. Paperback. (#26095) $25.00

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Introduction by Bill Hurrell. Published to coincide with an exhibition of Tom Phillips’ work at the National Portrait Gallery, this catalogue includes all of Phillips’ portrait paintings and drawings to this time.

Sitters include Dame Iris Murdoch, Brian Eno and a series of portraits of members of the “Monty Python” team. Several self-portraits.

Tom Phillips, an English artist, is a painter and collagist, who also works in other media.

Catalog for 6 October 1989-21 January 1990 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. Beautifully illustrated. Measures 9×12 inches.
104p.

LARUSSO, DA: Mind the Shadows: An Essay on Nonverbal Communication

Mind the Shadows: An Essay on Nonverbal Communication, book coverLaRusso, Dominic A. Mind the Shadows: An Essay on Nonverbal Communication. 1971. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name inside cover. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25957) $12.00

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Dominic A. LaRusso (1924-2000) was a pioneer in research and writing on nonverbal communication.

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992, book coverFeintuch, Burt (editor). Journal of American Folklore (Vol 105, No 417, Summer 1992). American Folklore Society, 1992. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25819) $12.00

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Articles include “Word-Power, Performance, and Tradition” by John Miles Foley, “I was afraid someone like you . . . an outsider . . . would misunderstand” by Elaine J. Lawless, “Representations of the Female Rural Laborer in English Bawdy Songs” by Cathy Lynn Preston, and more.

The Journal of American Folklore, the quarterly journal of the American Folklore Society since the Society’s founding in 1888, publishes scholarly articles, essays, notes, and commentaries directed to a wide audience, as well as separate sections devoted to reviews of books.

ROSE, J: Current Topics in Cybernetics and Systems: Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems

Rose, J. (editor). Current Topics in Cybernetics and Systems: Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems. Amsterdam: Springer-Verlag, 1978. ISBN: 3540089772. Ex-library. No Dust Jacket. Some notes in book. Proceedings of the 21 – 25 August, 1978 conference in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Acceptable. Hardcover. (#25814) $30.00

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Keynote paper by B.D. Josephson, “A Theoretical Analysis of Higher States of Consciousness and Meditation.” Topics include Computer Privacy, Robots, Artificial Intelligence, Neuro and Bio-Cybernetics and more. Index.

JOURNAL OF NEAR EASTERN STUDIES: Vol 46, April 1987, No. 2

JOURNAL OF NEAR EASTERN STUDIES: Vol 46, April 1987, No. 2, book coverBiggs, Robert D. (editor). Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 46, April 1987, No. 2). University of Chicago Press, 1987. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25801) $15.00

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Articles: “The Rise of Timarid Historiography” by John E. Woods, “Median Art and Medizing Scholarship” by Oscar White Muscarella, “The Day the Inundation Began” by Jac J. Janssen. Book Reviews. pp81-160.

DOUGHERTY, D: Multicultural Iberia: Language, Literature, and Music

 Multicultural Iberia: Language, Literature, and Music, book coverDougherty, Dru; Azevedo, Milton M. (editors). Multicultural Iberia: Language, Literature, and Music. Research Series (University of California, Berkeley International and Area Studies), 1999. ISBN: 0877250030. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25354) $12.00

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Contributors include Charles B. Faulhaber, Francisco A. Marcos-Marin, August Bover i Font, Kathleen McNerney, Philip D. Rasico, Carol A. Hess, and others. Map. Bibliographic Reference. 260p. Title in the University of California, Berkeley International and Area Studies Research Series.