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Usage And Abusage: A Guide to Good English by Eric Partridge

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 … Continue reading

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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage by H. W. Henry Watson Fowler

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage by H. W. [Henry Watson] Fowler hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Oxford University Press, 1974, Hardback in Slip Case. 7th printing, 2nd (revised by Sir Ernest Gowers) edition. [First Published: 1926] Very … Continue reading

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Foucault and Feminism: Power, Gender and the Self by Lois McNay

Published by Polity Press, 1992, Paperback. Condition: Good. Lightly rubbed at the tips of the wrappers. Previous owners’ inscription to the first blank. See this book on my web site? First in this, paperback, edition. From the cover: This book … Continue reading

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The Complete Plain Words: Containing Plain Words & The ABC of Plain Words, Rearranged and Revised by Ernest Gowers

Published by Her Majesty’s Stationary Office, 1954, Hardback in Dust Wrapper. 1st Ed. Condition: Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss at the top corner of the upper panel, further short tears … Continue reading

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