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The Superior person"s little book of words

The Superior person"s little book of words

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(compiled by) Peter Bowler.
ContributionsBowler, Peter.
The Physical Object
Pagination97p. ;
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21652084M
ISBN 100709051832
OCLC/WorldCa60075503

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I bought another. Then came newer editions. Of all the "word books" to emerge in recent years (and I've read many of them) this is written with the most wit and :// The Superior Person's Little Book Of Words by Peter Bowler avg rating — 9 ratings — published — 2 editions A perfect blend of humor and practical knowledge for word lovers.

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