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The politics of language : 1791-1819

Author: Olivia Manning
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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In this period in England, concepts of `vulgar' and `refined' language reinforced class distinctions, and these ideas were used to justify the denial of political and social rights to the vulgar.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olivia Manning
ISBN: 0198128789 9780198128786
OCLC Number: 489762098
Description: 1 vol. (XIII-268 p.) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Olivia Smith.

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