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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Topics: French language, English language
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by Oliver, Mary, 1935-
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favorite 15
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"A Harvest original."
Topics: English language, American poetry, English poetry, Poetry
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: English language
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eye 651
favorite 15
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: English language, Engels, Taalkunde, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (langue), English language
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eye 612
favorite 5
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Topics: English language, International English Language Testing System, English language, Universities and...
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by M. H. Abrams
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favorite 4
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Topics: Criticism -- Terminology, Literature -- Terminology, English language -- Terms and phrases
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favorite 5
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"Based on: A Dictionary of American idioms (Barron's, c1975) [edited by] Maxine Tull Boatner and John Edward Gates"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, Americanisms, Phraseologie, Wörterbuch
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by Pemberton, Sheila; Biro, Val
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eye 565
favorite 4
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Topics: English language, Picture dictionaries, English, English language, English language Words...
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by Allen, W. Stannard (William Stannard)
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eye 537
favorite 3
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Includes index
Topics: Anglais (langue), Anglais (langue), English language, English language, English language, Engels,...
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eye 506
favorite 2
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Previous ed.: 2007
Topics: Test of English as a Foreign Language, English language, English language, English language
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by Gleason, Henry A. (Henry Allan), 1917-
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eye 494
favorite 6
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: English language, Language and languages, Beschrijvende taalwetenschap, Anglais (Langue),...
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by Lewis, Norman, 1912-2006
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eye 474
favorite 8
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Includes index
Topics: English language, English language
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by Crystal, David, 1941-
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eye 468
favorite 13
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [551]-560) and indexes
Topics: English language, English language, English language, English language, English language, English...
Topics: English language, English language
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by Gear, Jolene; Gear, Robert
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eye 446
favorite 0
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Includes index
Topics: TOEFL, Test of English as a Foreign Language, English language, English language, English language,...
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by Baugh, Albert C. (Albert Croll), 1891-1981; Cable, Thomas, 1942-
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eye 443
favorite 2
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, Engels, Anglais (Langue)
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by Reader's Digest Association
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eye 427
favorite 6
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Includes index
Topics: Rhetoric, English language, Public speaking
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by Kahn, John Ellison; Glanze, Walter D; Reader's Digest Association
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eye 425
favorite 1
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"Based on Reader's digest reverse dictionary, published by the Reader's Digest Association Limited, London"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue)
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by Ben-Yehudah, Ehud, 1898-; Weinstein, David, 1927-1993, ed
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Originally published 1961
Topics: Hebrew language, English language
Includes index
Topics: ELT grammars & grammar practice, Foreign Language Study / English as a Second Language,...
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by Little, William, 1848-1922; Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933; Coulson, Jessie Senior, 1903-; Onions, C. T. (Charles Talbut), 1873-1965; Murray, James Augustus Henry, Sir, 1837-1915
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Previously published as: The shorter Oxford English dictionary
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue)
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by Arnaudet, Martin L; Barrett, Mary Ellen, joint author
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, English language
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by Lanham, Richard A
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, Editing
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"A Mariner original."
Topics: English language, English poetry, Poetry
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by Byeway Books (Firm)
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Cover title
Topic: English language
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by Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948; Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948. College English grammar; Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948. Principles and practice of English grammar
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eye 376
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"Formerly published under the title: Principles and practice of English grammar"--T.p. verso
Topics: English language, INGLES, Anglais (Langue)
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by Gove, Philip Babcock, 1902-1972; G. & C. Merriam Company
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Topic: English language
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by Watters, Garnette
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Topics: English language, English language
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English language, Critical thinking, Business writing
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eye 346
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Topic: English language
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by Funk, Wilfred J. (Wilfred John), 1883-1965
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Bibliography: p. 405-408
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue)
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by Roget, Peter Mark, 1779-1869. Thesaurus of English words and phrases
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Based on: Thesaurus of English words and phrases / by Peter Mark Roget
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Topics: English language, Language, Synoniemen, Antoniemen, Engels
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favorite 4
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Bibliography: p. [258]-260
Topics: English language, English language
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by World Book, Inc
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"The special introductory material in this dictionary is taken from The Magic of Words, created by the editors of Childcraft. The dictionary is also published, without the Childcraft material, under the titles Macmillan Dictionary for Children and Macmillan Beginning Dictionary."
Topic: English language
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by Gray, Giles Wilkeson, b. 1889; Wise, Claude Merton, 1887-1966
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The social basis of speech -- The physical basis of speech -- The physiological basis of speech -- The neurological basis of speech -- The phonetic basis of speech -- The linguistic basis of speech -- The psychological basis of speech -- The genetic basis of speech -- The semantic basis of speech
Topics: Speech, Voice, English language, Language and languages, Langage et langues, Speech, Voice
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by Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948; Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948. College English grammar
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"Based in part upon College English grammar published 1925."
Topic: English language
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by Pincas, Anita
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Bibliography: p. 128-133
Topics: English language, English language, Englischunterricht, Textproduktion
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by Springfield, Mass. : Merriam
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"Based on Webster's New international dictionary, second edition."
Topic: English language
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242)
Topics: Murray, James Augustus Henry, -- Sir, -- 1837-1915 -- Friends and associates, Minor, William...
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-394) and index
Topics: English language, Americanisms
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Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue), Spoken English language Conversation primers. For non-English...
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by Molinsky, Steven J; Bliss, Bill
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Topics: English language, Remedial teaching
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by Nadell, Judith; McMeniman, Linda; Langan, John, 1942-
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On verso: "Taken from The Longman writer : rhetoric and reader, brief edition, fifth edition, by Judith Nadell, Linda McMeniman, and John Langan, copyright 2003 by Perason Education, Inc., published by Longman, New York, New York 10036."
Topics: English language, College readers, Report writing
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by Shapiro, Norma; Adelson-Goldstein, Jayme
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [ii]) and indexes
Topics: Picture dictionaries, Spanish, Picture dictionaries, English, English language
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by Paul J. Silvia
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favorite 3
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Topics: Writing Skills, Medical, Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy, Composition & Creative Writing...
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by Smalley, Regina L; Ruetten, Mary K
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: English language, English language, English language, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue), Anglais...
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by Doniach, N. S; Kahane, Ahuvia; Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies
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Editors: N.S. Doniach, A. Kahane
Topic: English language
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by Reader's Digest Association
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"A unique and powerful combination of dictionary and thesausus"--Cover
Topics: English language, English language
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by Berry, Thomas Elliott
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Topic: English language
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eye 268
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Topics: English language, Readers
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 94)
Topics: English language, Readers
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by Wright, Wendell W. (Wendell William), 1893-; Laird, Helene, 1905-; Low, Joseph, 1911-2007
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In this dictionary for children, each definition is developed to give the essential meanings of a word, staying within the realm of a child's experience. Many word use examples are quotations from Mother Goose, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, and other children's literature
Topic: English language
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by Kenyon, John Samuel, 1874-1959; Knott, Thomas A. (Thomas Albert), 1880-1945
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Topics: English language, Americanisms, English Language, Pronunciation, Anglais (Langue), Língua inglesa...
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Creative writing, Essay, Reportage literature, Creative nonfiction
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by Axelrod, Rise B; Cooper, Charles Raymond, 1934-; Warriner, Alison M
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: College readers, Academic writing, English language, Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten,...
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by Parnwell, E. C; Parnwell, E. C. Oxford picture dictionary of American English
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Rev. ed. of: Oxford picture dictionary of American English
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, Diccionarios ilustrados ingleses, English language, Inglés,...
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by Duffy, Charles; Pettit, Henry J., joint author
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Bibliography: p. vii-viii
Topics: Literature, English language
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by Gerson, Sharon J., 1948-; Gerson, Steven M., 1948-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 465-468) and index
Topics: English language, Technical writing
Includes index
Topics: Letter writing, English language, Writing, Language
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by Maslen, Bobby Lynn; Maslen, John R
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eye 241
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Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable
Topic: English language
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favorite 4
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A French-English, English-French dictionary, listing words in each language and giving their equivalent in the other. Includes a pronunciation guide
Topics: French language, English language, French language, English language
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by Sharpe, Pamela J; Sharpe, Pamela J. How to prepare for the TOEFL test
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"Previous edition under the title How to prepare for the TOEFL test: test of English as a foreign language"--T.p. verso
Topics: Test of English as a Foreign Language, English language, English language
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by Lewis, Norman, 1912-2006
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"A Laurel edition."
Topics: English language, English language, English language
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by Roberts, Edgar V; Roberts, Edgar V. Writing themes about literature
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Rev. ed. of: Writing themes about literature. c1991
Topics: English language, Literature, Criticism, Academic writing
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by Ehrlich, Ida L
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eye 237
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Topics: Vocabulary, English language
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: English language
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by Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; Devlin, Joseph, [from old catalog] ed
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Topic: English language
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by Parnwell, E. C; Parnwell, E. C. Oxford picture dictionary of American English
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Revised edition of: Oxford picture dictionary of American English
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, English language, Americanisms, English language, Diccionarios...
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by Collinson, William Edward, b. 1889; Connell, Hanna, joint author
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Topics: German language, English language
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by Fisher, Isobel Yealy; Dixson, Robert James, joint author
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English as a foreign language series
Topic: English language
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by Funk, Wilfred J. (Wilfred John), 1883-1965
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Topics: English language, Vocabulary
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by Trinkle, Barrie; Andrews, Carolyn; Kimble, Paige
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A great American tradition -- Becoming a champion -- Roots, branches, trees, and forest -- A few good rules and many annoying exceptions -- The thrill of a bee -- Fun with words
Topics: English language, Spelling bees
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by Cook, Claire Kehrwald; Modern Language Association of America
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Cover title: The MLA's Line by line
Topics: English language, Copy editing
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Simultaneously published under title: The new pocket Oxford dictionary
Topics: English language, English language, Anglais (Langue), Anglais (Langue), Wörterbuch
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by Pheby, John; Miyamoto, Akito
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Includes index
Topics: Picture dictionaries, English, Picture dictionaries, Japanese, English language, Japanese language,...