A dictionary of modern English usage

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The Clarendon Press, 1937 - English language - 742 pages

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Back in the early 2000s, the software company I worked at had some unused books left over from a project, including a late printing of the first edition of H. W. Fowler’s *A Dictionary of Modern ... Read full review

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I love this book whole-heartedly. I won't pretend that with this one work you can leap from ignorance to expert knowledge, but if you already have a fair grasp of good usage, and are willing to have ... Read full review

Contents

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Facetious formations in ine lord
32
first in that Misapprehensions
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follow into Misprints
129
Full stop isc ize I Muses
270

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