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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English


  • English language -- Foreign words and phrases

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LC ClassificationsPE1582.A3 S4 1961
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 354 p.
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5818457M
LC Control Number61003807

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History of Foreign Words in English Textbook Binding – January 1, by Serjeantson MS (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" 5/5(1). Founded on the labours of Johnson, Walker, Webster, Worcester, and other distinguished lexicographers with numerous important additions, and an appendix containing vocabulary of foreign words and phrases, glossary of Scottish words, classic mythology, prefixes and affixes, abbreviations, arbitrary signs, etc. with an introduction on the History of the English Language. History of foreign words in English. London, Routledge & K. Paul, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary S Serjeantson. History in English Words is his classic excursion into history through the English language. This popular book provides a brief, brilliant history of the various peoples who have spoken the Indo-European tongues. It is illustrated throughout by current English words whose derivation from other languages, and whose history in use and changes of meaning, record and unlock the larger by:

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