Published by HarperCollins, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 2006
Glossy Boards. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 6th Printing of 5th Edition. 1382 pp. Remainder slash mark on bottom edge. Crinkling to jacket edges. Binding firm. Text clean, a few pages creased. Massive bilingual dictionary -- German to English; English to German, with 350,000 words. Includes German Spelling Reform, many technological terms. Overweight, will require additional postage. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 010352
Published by Macaulay Company, NY, 1929
First Edition Signed
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. First Edition. 303 pp. Light fading and soil on orange cloth cover. Light spine slant. Text clean and still bright. Inscribed in legible ink script on front end paper to Harry Frieberg, Los Angeles, dated 10/14/30. "Rarely, Harry, do I offer presentation copies of my writing, but you're an exception, old chap, Sincerely, Ed Wolff. A collection of about 50 brief essays giving a humorous history of various customs and beliefs. Examples of topics: Why We Chew Gum, Why We Kiss, Why We Mourn in Black, Why Ladies Use Rouge, Why We Enjoy Oysters, Why Men Like Bright Ties.and, perhaps most fundamentally, Why We Ask Why. Scarce copy. Photos upon request. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in. Inscribed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # 009551