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English in modern times, 1700-1945

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Published by Arnold, Distributed in the U.S.A. by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- History.,
  • English language -- Grammar, Historical.,
  • English language -- Standardization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-237) and indexes.

    Other titlesEnglish in modern times
    StatementJoan C. Beal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1075 .B36 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3437392M
    ISBN 100340761172
    LC Control Number2005295040
    OCLC/WorldCa56813207


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