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The American Language

by Mencken, H. L.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1980; 1977; 1978
Condition
Very Good + in Good DJ
Edition
Fourth edition reprint; reprint; reprint
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£64.15

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New York:: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1980; 1977; 1978. Fourth edition reprint; reprint; reprint. Cloth. Very Good + in Good DJ. Three volume set. Main work: slight crease to spine; dj sunned, dampstained, with two tiny tears to top; previous owner's details on ffep. Supplement One: water staining to page edges and dj; crease and a tiny tear to top of… Read more
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The State of the Language.

by Michaels, Leonard; Ricks, Christopher (ed).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine in VG+ DJ
Edition
First edition
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£12.83

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Berkeley:: University of California Press,, 1980. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in VG+ DJ. Dj is a little discoloured and slightly worn. Top edges are slightly dust-marked.
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A History of English.

by Strang, Barbara M. H.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very good+
Edition
Reprint
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£17.32

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London:: Routledge,, 1991. Reprint. Paperback. Very good+. Slight creasing to cover.
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A Word in Time.

by Howard, Philip.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
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£6.42

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London:: Sinclair Stevenson,, 1990. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ. Very slight creasing to dj. Spine very slightly cocked. Price clipped.
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More Essays of Love and Virtue.

by Ellis, Havelock.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1931
Condition
Good/no DJ
Edition
First edition
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£6.42

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London:: Constable & Co Ltd,, 1931. First edition. Cloth. Good/no DJ. Reading copy. Spine cocked, cloth worn and discoloured.
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On Learning the English Tongue.

by Bell, Vicars.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good in Fair DJ
Edition
First edition
Item Price
£9.62

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London:: Faber & Faber,, 1953. First edition. Cloth. Good in Fair DJ. Author's signature and gift inscription on fly title. Cloth a little worn, ffep discoloured. Dw worn, sunned and lightly marked. Small tears to corners and top of backstrip, larger tear to base of backstrip. Price clipped.
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A Word In Your Ear.

by Howard, Philip.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very good+
Edition
First edition thus
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£5.13

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Harmondsworth:: Penguin Books,, 1985. First edition thus. Paperback. Very good+.
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The Modern Age

by Ford, Boris (ed).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very good
Edition
Later printing
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£5.13

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Harmondsworth:: Penguin Books,, 1976. Later printing. Paperback. Very good. Light markings and scuffing to cover. Faint creasing to corners.
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The English of Tristan Da Cunha.

by Zettersten, Arne.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
£32.08

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Lund:: C. W. K. Gleerup,, 1969. First edition. Paperback. Very good. Lund Studies in English 37. Editors Olof Arngart and Claes Schaar. Pages uncut. 3 b&w plates. Creasing and staining to cover. "To Margaret Drabble, with the authors compliments" in pen across top edge of front cover.
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A Literary History of the English People

by Jusserand, J. J.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1906
Condition
Very Good/no DJ
Edition
First edition
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£19.25

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London:: T. Fisher Unwin,, 1906. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/no DJ. Ex- Army Library copy. Numerous library stamps to fep, reverse of ffep, half title, reverse of frontispiece and reverse of title page. Library card forms etc. removed though some residue left, page torn to feps. Deckled. Gilt top edge. Gilt motif… Read more
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The Story of English.

by McCrum, Robert; Cran, William and MacNeil, Robert.

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine in VG+ DJ
Edition
Reprint
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£12.83

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London:: Faber & Faber/ BBC ,, 1987. Reprint. Cloth. Near Fine in VG+ DJ. Light wear to cloth and mark to fore edge. Dw scuffed; Creasing and chipping along edges.
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The Oxford Book Of English Talk.

by Sutherland, James (Edited).

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Primrose Hill Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good/no DJ
Edition
First edition
Item Price
£8.34

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London:: Oxford University Press,, 1953. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/no DJ. Major sunning to cloth.
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