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A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)

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A dictionary of modern English usage
Title
A dictionary of modern English usage
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal
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Language
eng
Summary
No book had more influence on twentieth-century attitudes to the English language in Britain than Henry Fowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage. It rapidly became the standard work of reference for the correct use of English in terms of choice of words, grammar, and style. Much loved for his firm opinions, passion, and dry humour, Fowler has stood the test of time and is still considered the best arbiter of good practice. Now one of today's leading experts on thelanguage, David Crystal, has reassessed Fowler's contribution in this fascinating new edition. Crystal goes beyond the popular my
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N$T
Dewey number
428
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1628
LC item number
.F65 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
Label
A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
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Originally published: Oxford : The Clarendon Press, 1926. With new introduction
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Contents
Introduction; Note on the Text; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of H.W. Fowler; A DICTIONARY OF MODERN ENGLISH USAGE; Appendix: Fowler's Pronunciation Preferences; Notes on the Entries
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Edition
New edition.
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1 online resource (xxxi, 784 pages)
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Isbn
9780191571190
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(electronic bk.)
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9786612382321
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  • (Sirsi) ebs502285388
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  • (CaAE) ebs502285388
  • (OCoLC)502285388

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