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The American language : an inquiry into the development of English in the United States

Author: H L Mencken
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, New York : Distributed by Random House 2003. ©1963
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth edition., corrected, enlarged, and rewrittenView all editions and formats
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Presents a comprehensive study on the development of American English written to clarify the differences and discrepancies between British and American English.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H L Mencken
ISBN: 9780394400754 0394400755
OCLC Number: 781423176
Notes: Originally published in 1936.
Target Audience: Adult
Description: xi, 769, xxix pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by H.L. Mencken.

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Presents a comprehensive study on the development of American English written to clarify the differences and discrepancies between British and American English.

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