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A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)

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A dictionary of modern English usage
Title
A dictionary of modern English usage
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
No book had more influence on twentieth-century attitudes to the English language in Britain than Henry Fowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage. It rapidly became the standard work of reference for the correct use of English in terms of choice of words, grammar, and style. Much loved for his firm opinions, passion, and dry humour, Fowler has stood the test of time and is still considered the best arbiter of good practice. Now one of today's leading experts on thelanguage, David Crystal, has reassessed Fowler's contribution in this fascinating new edition. Crystal goes beyond the popular my
Member of
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1858-1933
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Fowler, H. W.
Dewey number
428
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crystal, David
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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English language
Label
A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Oxford : The Clarendon Press, 1926. With new introd
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; Note on the Text; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of H.W. Fowler; A DICTIONARY OF MODERN ENGLISH USAGE; Appendix: Fowler's Pronunciation Preferences; Notes on the Entries
Control code
ocn502285388
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unknown
Edition
New ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 784 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571190
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612382321
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502285388
Label
A dictionary of modern English usage, H.W. Fowler ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Crystal, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: Oxford : The Clarendon Press, 1926. With new introd
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; Note on the Text; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of H.W. Fowler; A DICTIONARY OF MODERN ENGLISH USAGE; Appendix: Fowler's Pronunciation Preferences; Notes on the Entries
Control code
ocn502285388
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
New ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 784 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571190
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612382321
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502285388

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