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The Seaman's Friend Containing a treatise on practical seamanship, with plates, a dictionary of sea terms, customs and usages of the merchant service By Richard Henry Dana
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Richard Henry Dana Jr. (August 1, 1815 – January 6, 1882)... More > was an American lawyer and politician from Massachusetts, a descendant of an eminent colonial family, who gained renown as the author of the American classic, the memoir Two Years Before the Mast. Both as a writer and as a lawyer, he was a champion of the downtrodden, from seamen to fugitive slaves and freedmen.Dana was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on August 1, 1815 into a family that had settled in colonial America in 1640, counting Anne Bradstreet among its ancestors. His father was the poet and critic Richard Henry Dana Sr. As a boy, Dana studied in Cambridgeport under a strict schoolmaster named Samuel Barrett, alongside fellow Cambridge native and future writer James Russell Lowell. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Henry_Dana_Jr.< Less
Cheyenne Dictionary By Wayne Leman et al.
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Paperback edition. This dictionary carefully records and illustrates more than 18,000 words of the Cheyenne language, as it is spoken in Oklahoma and Montana. There is a version of this dictionary... More > for younger student usage, titled Cheyenne Student Dictionary. There is an online version of the Cheyenne Dictionary: http://www.cdkc.edu/cheyennedictionary/index.html< Less
My Own Words Dictionary By Hickory Lick eBooks
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A set of dictionary page forms in which a student can record newly discovered words, associative images and usage notes for the purpose of illustration.
Anna Rose's Dictionary By Micah Walter
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Anna Rose (born 2005) was the youngest of six siblings in a family in Pennsylvania. One of her older brothers compiled a list of her vocabulary and usage at the age of two years. This book aims to be... More > comprehensive and illuminating, providing a snapshot of this stage of her life.< Less
Cheyenne Dictionary (hardback) By Marie Sanchez et al.
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Hardcover edition. This new dictionary carefully records and illustrates more than 18,000 words of the Cheyenne language, as it is spoken in Oklahoma and Montana. You can hear thousands of the words... More > pronounced if you also purchase the Cheyenne Dictionary multimedia CD. There is a version of this dictionary for younger student usage, titled Cheyenne Student Dictionary. If you prefer a less expensive softcover edition of this dictionary, click here.< Less
An American Dictionary of the English Language By Noah Webster
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Two volumes in one. A compact reproduction of the 1828 first edition. Intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained.... More > II. The genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general usage, or to just principles of analogy. III. Accurate and discriminating definitions, with numerous authorities and illustrations. To which are prefixed, an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of Western Asia and of Europe, and a concise grammar of the English language.< Less
Wye's Dictionary of Improbable Words By Craig Conley
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Wye’s Dictionary of Improbable Words brings together nearly 4,000 unusual and fascinating words that defy convention, offering a vast sampling of our living language at play. As our standard... More > dictionaries scramble to catalog and thereby legitimize our growing vocabulary, Wye’s Dictionary offers the casual word gamer and language lover a cutting edge collection of new words. Examples of usage abound—as old as the Bible and as current as blog postings—grounding extraordinary terms in ordinary contexts. Myriad genres are represented, from literary classics to dramatic plays to whimsical fantasies, as well as the diverse worlds of science fiction, romance novels, children’s stories, historical and military accounts, graphic novels and comic books, travel reports, news articles, magazine features, poetry, song lyrics, birdwatching guides, hymns, and how-to manuals.< Less
Wye's Dictionary of Improbable Words By Craig Conley
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Wye’s Dictionary of Improbable Words brings together nearly 4,000 unusual and fascinating words that defy convention, offering a vast sampling of our living language at play. As our standard... More > dictionaries scramble to catalog and thereby legitimize our growing vocabulary, Wye’s Dictionary offers the casual word gamer and language lover a cutting edge collection of new words. Examples of usage abound—as old as the Bible and as current as blog postings—grounding extraordinary terms in ordinary contexts. Myriad genres are represented, from literary classics to dramatic plays to whimsical fantasies, as well as the diverse worlds of science fiction, romance novels, children’s stories, historical and military accounts, graphic novels and comic books, travel reports, news articles, magazine features, poetry, song lyrics, birdwatching guides, hymns, and how-to manuals.< Less
My Own Spanish Words Dictionary By Hickory Lick eBooks
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A set of dictionary page forms in which a student can record Spanish words, their translations, and images and usage notes to illustrate the words.
My Own Chinese Words Dictionary By Hickory Lick eBooks
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A set of dictionary page forms in which a student can record Chinese characters and Pinyin equivalents, their translations, and images and usage notes to illustrate the words.