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1 Benson, Morton SerboCroation-English Dictionary
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1997 0521384958 / 9780521384957 Third Edition hardcover 

Very good, bit of soiling on rear endpapers, in a good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some discoloration/moisture damage on the edges of the rear panel & flap, just barely affecting the tip of underlying cloth; on the other hand, the front panel, front flap, & spine are very sharp. (Note: this is a single-volume dictionary; any reference to a two-volume set is incorrect.) 
Price: 24.00 USD
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2 Chafe, Wallace The Pear Stories: Cognitive, Cultural and Linguistic Aspects of Narrative Production
Norwood Ablex Publishing 1980 0893910325 / 9780893910327 hardcover 

Very good plus, thin scrape on outer page edges, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), creased on the inner flap, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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3 Eco, Umberto The Search for the Perfect Language
Cambridge Blackwell 1997 0631205101 / 9780631205104 paperback 

Fair, binding is splitting between pages 118 & 119 and to a lesser extent between pages 278 & 279, some widely scattered pencil marks, still an ok reading copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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4 Epstein, Lita If You Can't Say Anything Nice, Say It In Yiddish
Secaucus Citadel Press 2006 0806527315 / 9780806527314 paperback 

New in shrinkwrap. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Harmer, Jeremy The Practice of English Language Teaching
White Plains Pearson/Longman 2007 1405853115 / 9781405853118 Fourth Edition paperback 

Very good plus, a very sharp, clean copy. Includes the DVD. 
Price: 26.50 USD
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6 Huchim, Ana Patricia Martinez Diccionario Maya de Bolsillo: Espanol - Maya; Maya - Espanol
Merida Dante 2008 9706054456 / 9789706054456 Fourth Edition paperback 

Near fine, a very tight, clean copy, probably unused. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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7 Labov, William Locating Language in Time and Space
New York Academic Press 1980 0124321011 / 9780124321014 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, hint of browning on endpapers, front pastedown's corner is either cut or tucked under, overall a solid, clean copy; no dust jacket. First printing with full number line. Quantitative Analysis of Linguistic Structure, Volume 1. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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8 Ladefoged, Peter & Ian Maddieson The Sounds of the World's Languages
Cambridge Blackwell 2007 0631198156 / 9780631198154 10th printing paperback 

Good to very good, a little moisture damage on rear pages and a hints of moisture on page edges, yet overall a rather tight, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Meis, Maya Leon Kiss Your Accent Goodbye!: A Fun and Effective Approach for Spanish Speakers to Overcome Those 'Pronunciation Monsters' in English
Arvada J & C Publishers 1995 1882432010 / 9781882432011 First Edition paperback 

Very good or better, small stamp on title page, else a nice, clean copy.

Please note that priority mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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10 Vygotsky, Lev Thought and Language
Cambridge MIT Press 1999 0262720108 / 9780262720106 11th printing paperback 

About very good, light cover curling, else a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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