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20,000 Words by Louis A. Leslie - Hardcover - Third - July, 1953 - from Revue & Revalued Books  and Biblio.co.uk

20,000 Words: Spelled, Divided, and Accented for the use of Stenographers, Students, Authors, And Proofreaders

by Louis A. Leslie

Condition: Good/None


This book is in good condition. There is some wear and discoloring on the front, back, spine and edges of the cover boards. The corners are bumped. The pages are yellowed and tanned. There are no markings on the pages.

"Because this volume represents a new idea in dictionaries, an explanation of its purpose may be helpful. In nine cases out of ten when you go to the dictionary it is to find how to spell a word or how to divide it at the end of the line. If you do want to uncover some of the finer shades of meaning, usually only the unabridged dictionary will answer...." - Foreword from 20,000 Words: Dictionary, Spelling, Divided, Accented, Reference, 20,000




  • Bookseller: Revue & Revalued Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 492
  • Title: 20,000 Words
  • Author: Louis A. Leslie
  • Format/binding: The binding is tight and solid.
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: None
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Third
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: July, 1953
  • Keywords: Dictionary, Spelling, Divided, Accented, Reference, 20,000
  • Bookseller catalogs: Dictionaries; Reference;
  • Size: Thirty-twomo


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