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American Libraries

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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Topics: English language, Vocabulary, Picture dictionaries, English
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by Reader's Digest Association
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At head of title: Reader's digest
Topics: English language, English language, Public speaking
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by Cousin, Pierre-Henri; HarperCollins (Firm)
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Cover has "second edition" but t.p. verso has "fourth ed."
Topics: French language, English language
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by Nurnberg, Maxwell W; Rosenblum, Morris
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Vocabulary
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by Oliver, Mary, 1935-
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"A Harvest original."
Topics: English language, American poetry, English poetry, Poetry
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by Christ, Henry I; Ives, Sumner
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Lib. has: bk. 7
Topics: English language, English language, English language
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Topics: English language, Dictionaries of English
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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 Wishon, George E; Burks, Julia M
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Includes index
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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Bibliography: p. [1083]-1091
Topics: English language, Ingles (Gramatica), Anglais (Langue), English language Grammar
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by Reader's Digest Association
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How to write better. Good writing : a skill you can learn ; Secrets of good letter writing ; Handling your personal correspondence ; Give your letters the right look ; Social notes and invitations ; How to write for information ; How to complain and get action ; Writing your public officials ; Writing to newspapers, magazines, and TV ; Applying to schools and colleges ; Writing and your college career ; How to write a research paper ; Précis, book reports, and project reports ; Taking written...
Topics: English language, English language, Oral communication
The best-selling dictionary for Brazilian learners of English
Topics: English language, Portuguese language, English language, Portuguese language
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The essential handbook for poets and song writers. This book offers to poets a complete guide to the technique, forms, and rhyming words of English poetry
Topics: English language, Versification, Poetics
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by Dixson, Robert James
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Topics: English language, Textbooks for foreign speakers, Composition and exercises, English as a second...
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by Hartley, Bernard; Viney, Peter; Hartley, Bernard. American streamline
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language, Americanisms, Listening
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by Warriner, John E; Griffith, Francis J., joint author
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For grade 12
Topic: English language
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Topics: English language, International English Language Testing System, English language, Universities and...
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by Pemberton, Sheila; Biro, Val
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Topics: English language, Picture dictionaries, English, English language, English language Words...
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by Christ, Henry I. (Henry Irving), 1915-
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Topics: English language, English language
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by Gleason, Henry A. (Henry Allan), 1917-
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: English language, Language and languages, Beschrijvende taalwetenschap, Anglais (Langue),...
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by Warriner, John E; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
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Includes index
Topics: Language Arts - Grammar, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children: Grades 4-6, 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 Warriner, John E; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language
Topics: English language, English language
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by Crystal, David, 1941-
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223 p. : 20 cm
Topic: English language -- Grammar
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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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by Kemper, Dave; Sebranek, Patrick; Meyer, Verne; Write Source; Great Source Education Group
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For grades 9-12
Topics: English language, English language, Academic writing
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by Molinsky, Steven J; Bliss Bill
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Includes index
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
Includes bibliographical references (p. 280-283) and index
Topics: English language, Left and right (Psychology), Creative writing, Expression, Création littéraire,...
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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 Bernstein, Theodore M. (Theodore Menline), 1904-1979
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"First Atheneum Paperback Edition."
Topics: English language, Inglés
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by Chamot, Anna Uhl
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"Previously published as Intercom: English for international communication, copyright 1977, and New Intercom, copyright 1984."
Topic: English language
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 517-549) and index
Topic: English language
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by Peers, E. Allison (Edgar Allison), 1891-1952, ed
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Originally published in London in 1959 under title: Cassell's Spanish-English, English-Spanish dictionary
Topics: Spanish language, English language, Español
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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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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language
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by World Book, Inc
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"The special introductory material in this dictionary is taken from The Magic of Words, created by the editors of Childcraft. The dictionary is also published, without the Childcraft material, under the titles Macmillan Dictionary for Children and Macmillan Beginning Dictionary."
Topic: English language
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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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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 Warriner, John E; Graham, Sheila Laws, joint author
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Topic: English language
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by Smalley, Regina L; Ruetten, Mary K
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: English language, English language, English language, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue), Anglais...
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by Dixson, Robert James
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Topic: English language
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Topics: English language, Readers
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by Campbell, A. (Alistair), 1907-
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Topics: English language, Grammatik
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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 Warriner, John E; Whitten, Mary E; Griffith, Francis J; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
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$3.30 each
Topic: English language
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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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MLC
Topics: Vocabulary, English language, English language
"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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Text on inside covers
Topics: English language, English language, Americanisms
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Topics: Vocabulary, English language, Anglais (Langue), Ratgeber, Vokabellernen
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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
Topics: English language, Americanisms, Americanismos
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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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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: College readers, Essays, 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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by Ashworth, Julie; Clark, John, 1960-
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Topics: English language, Americanisms, Picture dictionaries, English, English language, Anglais américain...
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Topic: English language
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by McCrum, Robert; Cran, William; MacNeil, Robert, 1931-
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Reprint. Originally published: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1986
Topic: English language
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Vocabulary, English language, English language, English language, English language
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by Colombo, Gary; Cullen, Robert; Lisle, Bonnie
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American dreams: Land of freedom and opportunity
Topics: Readers, English language, Critical thinking, Report writing, College readers, Civilization,...
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by Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc; Merriam-Webster, Inc
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Colored map of the world on endpapers
Topics: English language, Picture dictionaries, English, English language
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by Gwynne, Fred
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Reprint: Originally published : New York : Simon and Schuster, c1970
Topics: English language, English language
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by Leggett, Glenn H., 1918-; Mead, C. David (Carl David), 1913-; Kramer, Melinda G., 1946-
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language, Report writing, English language Composition - Manuals
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"This dictionary was developed and compiled in the English Department at the University of Birmingham as part of a language research project commissioned by Collins Publishers."--verso half-t.p
Topics: COBUILD (Information retrieval system), English language, English language
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by Nurnberg, Maxwell W; Rosenblum, Morris
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Vocabulary, English language, Vocabulary
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by Allen, Edward Frank, b. 1885
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Authorized abridgment
Topics: English language, English language, English language, English language, English language, English...
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Supplements (p. [1567]-2094: Foreign-language dictionaries: Langenscheidt's universal German-English, English-German ; Larousse's French-English, English-French ; The University of Chicago Spanish-English, English-Spanish / condensed by Jess Altman ... [et al.] -- The English language: The story of writing / I.J. Gelb. A brief history of the English language, / A.W. Read. Word origins / W. Funk -- Specialized dictionaries: A dictionary of space / W. Ley. A dictionary of medical terms. A...
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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"College printing."
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue)
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by Gleason, Henry A. (Henry Allan), 1917-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 497-507) and index
Topics: English language, English language, Linguistics, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue), Linguistique
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Topics: English language, Konjo language, Konzo, Wörterbuch, Englisch