THE STORY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE by Mario Pei

THE STORY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

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KIRKUS REVIEW

This edition of The Story of English incorporates revisions that affect some 40% of the material and includes additional material on the fifteen years since original publication. Dr. Pei writes of attitudes and application of language and usage, present trends in usage and the extension of the language globally. A new chapter: ""The American Language.

Pub Date: July 31st, 1967
Publisher: Lippincott