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The miracle of language

by Lederer, Richard

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Pockets Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Style,
  • Language and languages -- Quotations, maxims, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRichard Lederer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1421 .B68 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1540058M
    ISBN 100671709399
    LC Control Number91018639
    OCLC/WorldCa23732147

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