William Heinemann, 1972. Hardcover. Long 8vo. Very Good / Good. Item #072308
Crisp, clean pages except for a prior owner's stamp on the front free endpaper; binding secure, hard cover only mildly shelfworn at corners and spine ends. Dust jacket bears four short, closed edge tears, some with attendant creasing, as well as moderate surface wear and edgewear with some chipping, otherwise sound and now protected in a clear sleeve. Germanic, Latinate, Slavic, Arabic groups; Japanese, Hebrew, Greek; and also some fun ones like Finnish, with both Latin alphabet and, where otherwise, the proper alphabet for each.