Browse Books: Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics / Historical & Comparative

Hi! Welcome to our browse book section. If a book is available in our store now it will say "in store now" underneath the title.

Check out our curated lists - we think they are pretty cool and have our featured books (both old favorites and new titles) for a variety of topics!

You can browse by subject using the sidebar categories.

The Book of Nonexistent Words Cover Image
By Stefano Massini, Richard Dixon (Translated by)
At the Store Now
The Language of Thieves: My Family's Obsession with a Secret Code the Nazis Tried to Eliminate Cover Image
At the Store Now
Wheelock's Latin, 7th Edition Cover Image
Available to Order
Highly Irregular: Why Tough, Through, and Dough Don't Rhyme--And Other Oddities of the English Language Cover Image
By Arika Okrent, Sean O'Neill (Illustrator)
Backordered - No Estimated Arrival Date
The 5-Minute Linguist (3rd Edition): Bite-sized Essays on Language and Languages Cover Image
By Caroline Myrick (Editor), Walt Wolfram (Editor)
How Dead Languages Work Cover Image
This Language, a River: A History of English Cover Image
Kingdom of Characters: The Language Revolution That Made China Modern Cover Image
Available for Pre-Order
Gen Z, Explained: The Art of Living in a Digital Age Cover Image
Available to Order
The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language Cover Image
Available to Order
A Key into the Language of America: The Tomaquag Museum Edition Cover Image
Available to Order
What's Your Pronoun?: Beyond He and She Cover Image
Backordered - No Estimated Arrival Date