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"A cool, disdainfully precise A-Z of linguistic misuse" -- Terence Blacker, Independent
"A deeply-felt defence of proper English usage" -- Robert McCrum, Observer
"An excellent Christmas gift" -- Writer's Forum
"The perfect guide for those who are interested in salvaging the standards of English ... an enjoyable and informative read" -- Good Book Guide
"Witty and provocative" -- Sunday Herald
James Cochrane was born in Edinburgh in 1938 and educated there and at Cambridge University. He joined Penguin Books as an editor in 1961 and has worked in publishing ever since.
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