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The miracle of language

Author: Richard Lederer
Publisher: New York : Pockets Books, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Study of the English language and what accounts for its success as the most widely spoken language in the history of humankind.
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Genre/Form: Quotations
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lederer, Richard, 1938-
Miracle of language.
New York : Pockets Books, ©1991
(OCoLC)551530705
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lederer
ISBN: 0671709399 9780671709396
OCLC Number: 23732147
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 254 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Winged words --
Cracks in the pane --
The loom of literature --
Write on! --
A gallimaufry for word lovers.
Responsibility: Richard Lederer.

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Study of the English language and what accounts for its success as the most widely spoken language in the history of humankind.

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