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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Brief text in rhyme and pictures introduce adjectives and their uses
Topics: English language, English language
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by Norbert Cyffer; Herrmann Jungraithmayr
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Includes bibliographical references
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Topics: English language, Kanuri, Engels
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"Based on: A Dictionary of American idioms (Barron's, c1975) [edited by] Maxine Tull Boatner and John Edward Gates"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, Americanisms, Phraseologie, Wörterbuch
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by M. H. Abrams
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Topics: Criticism -- Terminology, Literature -- Terminology, English language -- Terms and phrases
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by Allen, W. Stannard (William Stannard)
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Includes index
Topics: Anglais (langue), Anglais (langue), English language, English language, English language, Engels,...
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by Sobleman, Harvey; Harrell, Richard S
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Topics: English language, Arabic language
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Previous ed.: 2007
Topics: Test of English as a Foreign Language, English language, English language, English language
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by Kahn, John Ellison; Glanze, Walter D; Reader's Digest Association
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"Based on Reader's digest reverse dictionary, published by the Reader's Digest Association Limited, London"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue)
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by Phillips, Deborah, 1952-
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v. A. Skills and strategies -- v. B. Practice tests
Topics: Test of English as a Foreign Language, English language
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"A Mariner original."
Topics: English language, English poetry, Poetry
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by Lanham, Richard A
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, Editing
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by Byeway Books (Firm)
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Cover title
Topic: English language
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by Hill, L. A. (Leslie Alexander)
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Originally published in 1977 under title: Elementary stories for reproduction
Topic: English language
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by Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948; Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948. College English grammar; Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948. Principles and practice of English grammar
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"Formerly published under the title: Principles and practice of English grammar"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, INGLES, Anglais (Langue)
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by Molinsky, Steven J; Bliss Bill
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Includes index
Topic: English language
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by Roget, Peter Mark, 1779-1869. Thesaurus of English words and phrases
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Based on: Thesaurus of English words and phrases / by Peter Mark Roget
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Topics: English language, Language, Synoniemen, Antoniemen, Engels
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by Allen, Virginia French
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, Vocabulary, Ingiliz dili, Kelime bilgisi, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue),...
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by Springfield, Mass. : Merriam
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"Based on Webster's New international dictionary, second edition."
Topic: English language
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242)
Topics: Murray, James Augustus Henry, -- Sir, -- 1837-1915 -- Friends and associates, Minor, William...
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by Molinsky, Steven J; Bliss, Bill
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Topics: English language, Remedial teaching
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by Pincas, Anita
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Bibliography: p. 128-133
Topics: English language, English language, Englischunterricht, Textproduktion
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by Nadell, Judith; McMeniman, Linda; Langan, John, 1942-
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On verso: "Taken from The Longman writer : rhetoric and reader, brief edition, fifth edition, by Judith Nadell, Linda McMeniman, and John Langan, copyright 2003 by Perason Education, Inc., published by Longman, New York, New York 10036."
Topics: English language, College readers, Report writing
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by Shapiro, Norma; Adelson-Goldstein, Jayme
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [ii]) and indexes
Topics: Picture dictionaries, Spanish, Picture dictionaries, English, English language
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by Paul J. Silvia
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Topics: Writing Skills, Medical, Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy, Composition & Creative Writing...
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Previously published as: Random House Japanese-English, English-Japanese dictionary
Topics: Bilingual dictionaries, Japanese, Foreign Language Study, Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase...
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by Campbell, A. (Alistair), 1907-
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Topics: English language, Grammatik
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by Wright, Wendell W. (Wendell William), 1893-; Laird, Helene, 1905-; Low, Joseph, 1911-2007
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In this dictionary for children, each definition is developed to give the essential meanings of a word, staying within the realm of a child's experience. Many word use examples are quotations from Mother Goose, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, and other children's literature
Topic: English language
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by Warriner, John E; Graham, Sheila Laws, joint author
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Topic: English language
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by Feldman, Thea; Benjamin, Alan
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Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, English language, Picture dictionaries, Vocabulary
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by Kenyon, John Samuel, 1874-1959; Knott, Thomas A. (Thomas Albert), 1880-1945
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Topics: English language, Americanisms, English Language, Pronunciation, Anglais (Langue), Língua inglesa...
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by Duffy, Charles; Pettit, Henry J., joint author
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Bibliography: p. vii-viii
Topics: Literature, English language
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by Maslen, Bobby Lynn; Maslen, John R
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Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable
Topic: English language
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by Parnwell, E. C; Parnwell, E. C. Oxford picture dictionary of American English
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Rev. ed. of: Oxford picture dictionary of American English
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, Diccionarios ilustrados ingleses, English language, Inglés,...
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by Jespersen, Otto, 1860-1943
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"A one-volume grammar embodying the principles explained in 'The philosophy of grammar' and partly carried out in the four volumes of my 'Modern English grammar.'"--Pref
Topic: English language
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by Lewis, Norman, 1912-2006
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"A Laurel edition."
Topics: English language, English language, English language
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by Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; Devlin, Joseph, [from old catalog] ed
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Topic: English language
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by Collinson, William Edward, b. 1889; Connell, Hanna, joint author
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Topics: German language, English language
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: English language
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by Funk, Wilfred J. (Wilfred John), 1883-1965
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Topics: English language, Vocabulary
Includes index
Topics: Letter writing, English language, Writing, Language
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A French-English, English-French dictionary, listing words in each language and giving their equivalent in the other. Includes a pronunciation guide
Topics: French language, English language, French language, English language
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by Parnwell, E. C; Parnwell, E. C. Oxford picture dictionary of American English
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Revised edition of: Oxford picture dictionary of American English
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, English language, Americanisms, English language, Diccionarios...
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by Fisher, Isobel Yealy; Dixson, Robert James, joint author
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English as a foreign language series
Topic: English language
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by Cook, Claire Kehrwald; Modern Language Association of America
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Cover title: The MLA's Line by line
Topics: English language, Copy editing
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by Ehrlich, Ida L
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Topics: Vocabulary, English language
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by Sebranek, Patrick; Meyer, Verne; Kemper, Dave
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"A sourcebook of student writing guidelines, models, and workshops to accompany Writers INC: school to work."
Topics: English language, Language arts
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"The dictionary entries are based on the second edition of The Random House dictionary of the English language."
Topics: English language, Engels
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by Trinkle, Barrie; Andrews, Carolyn; Kimble, Paige
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A great American tradition -- Becoming a champion -- Roots, branches, trees, and forest -- A few good rules and many annoying exceptions -- The thrill of a bee -- Fun with words
Topics: English language, Spelling bees
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by Switzer, Richard, comp; Gochberg, Herbert S., comp
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Also issued under title: Follett world-wide dictionaries: French
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Topics: French language, English language
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by Pheby, John; Miyamoto, Akito
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Includes index
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, Picture dictionaries, Japanese, English language, Japanese language,...
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by Smart, Walter Kay
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Topic: English language
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by McQuade, Donald; Atwan, Robert
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Includes indexes
Topics: College readers, English language, Report writing, Writing
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Topic: English language
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by Partridge, Eric, 1894-1979; Whitcut, Janet
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"Abusus non tollit usum."
Topics: English language, English language, English language
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by White, John T. (John Tahourdin), 1809-1893; Riddle, Joseph Ramond, 1804-1859
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[v. 1] Latin--English
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Topics: Latin language, English language
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by Munari, Bruno
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Beginning with an "Ant on an Apple", illustrations, simple text, and a pesky fly who will not stay on his page introduce the letters of the alphabet
Topics: English language, Alphabet
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by Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; McKechnie, Jean Lyttleton, 1925- ed
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Topic: English language
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Pages [343]-349 blank for notes
Topics: English language, English language, Sociolinguistics, Culture, Social structure, Vocabulary,...
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by Rand, Phyllis; Edgerton, JoAnn; Shimmin, Stan; Jekel, Brian; Beka Book Publications (Firm)
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Cover title: Creative writing with penmanship skills, for Christian schools
Topics: Creative writing (Elementary education), English language, Penmanship
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by Corbeil, Jean Claude; Archambault, Ariane
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Previously published: Junior visual dictionary. Quebec : Québec/Amérique International, c1994
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, English language, Vocabulary, Dictionnaires illustrés pour la...
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by Lawrence J. Zwier
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Topics: English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers., English language -- Conversation and phrase...
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by Funk, Wilfred J. (Wilfred John), 1883-1965; Lewis, Norman, 1912-2006
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Includes index
Topics: Vocabulary, English language, Wortschatz
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by Barnhart, Clarence Lewis, 1900- ed
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Topic: English language
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by Cooper, Sheila, 1946-; Patton, Rosemary
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Critical thinking, Academic writing, Logic
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: College readers, Essays, English language
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: History, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction -- Social Sciences, English language, Anglais (Langue)
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by Landau, Sidney I., ed; Bogus, Ronald J., ed; Doubleday and Company, inc
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Topic: English language
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-144) and index
Topics: English language, Poetics, English language
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by Jespersen, Otto, 1860-1943
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A Free Press paperback
Topic: English language
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Bibliography: p. xii-xiv
Topic: English language
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by Fernald, James Champlin, 1838-1918; Funk & Wagnalls Company
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Same material appears in "Funk and Wagnalls new standard dictionary"
Topics: English language, English language, INGLES, Anglais (Langue)
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by Jane Tapsubei Creider; Chet Creider
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 21)
Topics: Nandi language, English language, Nandi (taal), Engels, Wörterbuch, English language Dictionaries...
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by Williams, George Guion
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Topic: English language
Includes index
Topics: English language, English language, Report writing
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by Bragonier, Reginald; Fisher, David, 1946-
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Includes index
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, Picture dictionaries, Vocabulary, English language, Technology