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Paterson, Ian - A Dictionary of Colour, ebook

A Dictionary of Colour

Paterson, Ian


A Lexicon of the Language of Colour This dictionary is the first of its kind: a treasury of colour words and phrases, a comprehensive resource for exploring every aspect of colour and it many applications across the disciplines and through the ages. Words are drawn from many different

Roud, Steve - A Dictionary of English Folklore, ebook

A Dictionary of English Folklore

Roud, Steve


Aimed at a broad general readership, the dictionary provides an authoritative reference source on such legendary characters as The Sandman, Jack the Giant Killer, and Robin Hood, and gives entertaining and informative explanations of a wide range of subjects in folklore,

Baldick, Chris - The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms, ebook

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

Baldick, Chris


This is a book of hard words alphabetically arranged and briefly explained. It cannot purport to fulfil the functions of a balanced expository guide to literary criticism or literary concepts, nor does it attempt to catalogue the entire body of literary…

 - RSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary, ebook

RSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary


This concise student edition of the most widely used dictionary for construction and design professionals offers clear explanations of essential construction-related terms and concepts. Illustrated throughout with explanatory drawings and photographs, it is an indispensable reference

Bajger, Christopher - The Eight-Language Tourism Dictionary, ebook

The Eight-Language Tourism Dictionary

Bajger, Christopher


Get your hands on the brand-new “Eight-language tourism dictionary”. The topics in the book are treated in eight languages-English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Czech and Slovak. This book includes all the most useful word phrases and sentences a tourist will need for a

Ward, Margaret - A Dictionary of Female Occupations, ebook

A Dictionary of Female Occupations

Ward, Margaret


A Dictionary of Female Occupations is aimed at genealogists and family historians, and contains over 300 entries. Each of these has some explanation of what the job entailed, the historical setting, and examples or stories of women who were involved with it.

Hopkins, Bruce R. - Hopkins' Nonprofit Law Dictionary, ebook

Hopkins' Nonprofit Law Dictionary

Hopkins, Bruce R.


Hopkins Nonprofit Law Dictionary is a thorough professional reference for the terminology and definitions surrounding the law of tax-exempt organizations. Author Bruce R. Hopkins, the country's leading expert in nonprofit law, draws upon 45 years of practice to deliver