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Our marvelous native tongue

By: Claiborne, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : NYT Times Books, c1983.:

Seller ID: BB0240832

ISBN: 0812910389

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Even-Steven and fair and square

By: Freeman, Morton S.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Plume, c1993.:

Seller ID: BB0242299

ISBN: 0452270677

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A sea of words

By: King, Dean

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Henry Holt & Co., 2000.:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: BB0256677

ISBN: 0805066152

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The Living Language

By: Morris, Linda

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harcourt College Pub:

Seller ID: BB0242412

ISBN: 0155511270

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Ad Infinitum: A Biography of Latin

By: Ostler, Nicholas

Price: $6.00

Publisher: ,:

Seller ID: BB0247525

ISBN: 073949564X

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Linguistics for non-linguists

By: Parker, Frank R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston : Allyn and Baron, c1986.:

Seller ID: BB0227243

ISBN: 0205135730

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No uncertain terms

By: Safire, William

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2003.:

Seller ID: BB0241772

ISBN: 0743242432

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There is no wittier, more amiable or more astute word maven than Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist William Safire.For many people, the first item on the agenda for Sunday morning is to sit down and read Safire's "On Language" column in "The New York Times Magazine," then to compose a "Gotcha" letter to the Times. Each of his books on language is a classic, to be read, re-read and fought over. Safire is the beloved, slightly crotchety guru of contemporary vocabulary, speech, language, usage and writing, as close as we are likely to get to a modern Samuel Johnson. Fans, critics and fellow lang... View more info