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Synopsis:

A witty, irreverent but very useful account of the peculiarities of the English language. This book is designed to appeal to all lovers of language and history. The author also wrote "The Lost Continent", "Book of Blunders" and "Dictionary of Troublesome Words".

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140143058
Author:
BRYSON, BILL
Publisher:
PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
Location:
N
Copyright:
Edition Description:
NEW ED
Publication Date:
19911031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
198 x 128 in.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Linguistics » English Linguistics and Dialects
History and Social Science » World History » General
Reference » Words Phrases and Language

Mother Tongue the English Language
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Product details 288 pages PENGUIN BOOKS LTD - English 9780140143058 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A witty, irreverent but very useful account of the peculiarities of the English language. This book is designed to appeal to all lovers of language and history. The author also wrote "The Lost Continent", "Book of Blunders" and "Dictionary of Troublesome Words".
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