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Proper words in proper places

studies in lexicology and lexicography in honour of William Jervis Jones

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Published by Heinz in Stuttgart .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lexicology.,
  • Lexicography.,
  • Word (Linguistics)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Máire C. Davies, John L. Flood and David N. Yeandle.
    SeriesStuttgarter Arbeiten zur Germanistik -- Nr. 400
    ContributionsJones, William Jervis, 1941-, Flood, John L., Yeandle, David N., Davies, Máire C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP326 .P767 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 420 p. :
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21493824M
    ISBN 103880994056


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