Usage And Abusage: A Guide to Good English by Eric Partridge lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop.
Book Club Associates, 1975, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Eric Partridges books on the English language are known throughout the world. The present work combines scholarship with a lively readability; reference-book accuracy with literary distinction. Not only is it trenchant and witty but also it has been kept up to date.
The reputation, like the sales, of Usage and Abusage has been steadily growing ever since its publication. This new edition has been improved in all respects, enlarged and completely revised.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 392 pages. 8¾” x 5½”.
This book will be eventually reach my delightful website…(added to my Language category.) but get 60% off buying from this very blog blog… Buy it now for just £2.60 + P&P! Of course, if you don’t like this one there are plenty more available here!