The Story of English (A Companion to the PBS Television Series)

By: McCRUM, Robert; CRAN, William; MacNEIL, Robert

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In this work, the English language is traced from its origins to its modern state, with a look at dialects and famed authors and users. With numerous color and black & white illustrations, paintings and a few maps. A companion volume to a television series that ran on American public television. --- In an oversize softcover edition, with color images from the interior to front cover. --- An excellent copy: clean, unmarked and tightly bound but with slight curling to cover edges.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 384 pages

Title: The Story of English (A Companion to the PBS Television Series)

Author Name: McCRUM, Robert; CRAN, William; MacNEIL, Robert

Categories: >>Books About Books and Words,

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Elisabeth Sifton Books / Viking: 1986

ISBN Number: 0670804673

ISBN Number 13: 9780670804672

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 60057

Keywords: ENGLISH LANGUAGE HISTORY ARTS DISCIPLINES LINGUISTICS,