The Oxford Companion to the English Language

By: McARTHUR, Tom (editor)

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Per the jacket flap, this hefty reference work is a ". . .cornucopia covering virtually every aspect of the English language as well as language in general." Arranged encyclopedia-style, in alphabetical order by topic; and with a few scattered illustrations. With Index of Persons at rear of volume. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in dark blue cloth, with spine titling and decorations in gilt. Jacket features abstract color painting to cover. --- A clean, bright, tightly-bound copy lacking noticeable damages. Jacket with serial number from private library taped to spine, else undamaged. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 1184 pages

Title: The Oxford Companion to the English Language

Author Name: McARTHUR, Tom (editor)

Categories: >>Reference Books, Dictionaries, Translators, >>Books About Books and Words,

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1992

ISBN Number: 019214183X

ISBN Number 13: 9780192141835

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

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