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The Queen"s English

C. J. Moore

The Queen"s English

an A to Zed guide to distinctively British words

by C. J. Moore

  • 326 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by The Reader"s Digest Association in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Usage,
  • Terms and phrases,
  • Civilization,
  • Dictionaries,
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher J. Moore
    SeriesA Reader"s Digest book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1704 .M58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25149146M
    ISBN 109781606523254
    LC Control Number2011009981


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