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Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English

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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Avery (October 27, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1592404944
  • ISBN-13: 978-1592404940
  • Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 0.7 x 7.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)
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