A survey of the English language, how it operates now, how it reached its present situation and how it will develop in the future. Burgess writes on Shakespeare's pronunciation, on English newly-generated abroad, on low-life language and on the place of English in the world family of languages.
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Book Description Vintage, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Wear to covers, corners and edges through use. Spine has creasing. Otherwise good condition. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 123648
Book Description Vintage, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. GOOD+ 2nd IMPRESSION 1993 VINTAGE PB, ORIGINAL COVER - CLASSIC EXPOSITION OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE HISTORY AND LINGUISTICS GENERALLY, BY THE EMINENT ANTHONY BURGESS. LIGHT PAGE TANNING DUE TO PAPER STOCK, MINOR FRONT CORNER AND WRINKLING TO TOP OF SPINE. Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literary Criticism; ISBN/EAN: 9780099224013. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 050213. Bookseller Inventory # 050213