Stock Image

Twentieth Century Words

John Ayto

9 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0198602308 / ISBN 13: 9780198602309
Published by Oxford University Press, USA, 1999
New Condition: New Hardcover
From Ergodebooks (RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 31 May 2006 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy New
Price: £ 25.46 Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 3.02 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0198602308

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Twentieth Century Words

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

About this title

Synopsis:

RO60065401. TWENTIETH CENTURY WORDS. 1999. In-8. Relié. Bon état, Couv. convenable, Dos satisfaisant, Intérieur frais. 626 pages.. . . . Classification Dewey : 420-Langue anglaise. Anglo-saxon

Synopsis:

This book presents an overview of the development of English vocabulary from 1900 to the present day. It is a wonderful collection of words that define the twentieth century. A chapter is devoted to each decade of the twentieth century, with each one divided into two parts. The first part is an introductory essay setting the background against which the following new words came into being, and areas of particular importance or interest will be highlighted. Following this is a dictionary-style presentation of vocabulary that came into English during that decade. These words are listed alphabetically, and entries will include the earliest recorded date of each word. There is also a Chronology which highlights the key entries for each decade and gives an overview of the century's history and developments.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Welcome to Our AbeBooks Store for books. I've been selling books for long and have achieved more than 99% positive feedback on eBay and amazon.com. I always strive to achieve best customer satisfaction and have always described book accurately. I got lot of Out of Print and Rare books in my store and still adding lot of books. I will ship book within 24 hours of confirmed payment

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

100 % Customer Satisfaction is our Goal. Please contact me if you are not
satisfied with your order in any manner. I always list book by ISBN # only and
buyer is assured of correct edition, correct author and correct format of book.
I
will do my best to address your concerns including 100% refund of your money.

Name of your business and form of legal entity: Ami Ventures Inc.S-Corp. USA
your business address: 25547 Canyon Crossing Dr. Richmond TX 77406 USA
email address and phone or fax number: ...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1 business days. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

PayPal