Ronald Batchelor has taught for 40 years at the universities of Nottingham, Besançon and Valencia. His more recent titles, listed below, are a combination of introductory texts, reference handbooks and textbooks. They each offer the reader a concise and informative guide to the structures of French and Spanish and are easy to navigate for students and teachers alike. Many include features such as exercises for individuals and pairs, useful glossaries, and clear indexes. With a systematic approach, no one could fail to improve their awareness of Spanish vocabulary. But this is also a fascinating book for learners at any level beyond the basics to dip into or browse.
Times Higher Education Supplement - on Using Spanish Vocabulary