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Cover of: The American language by H. L. Mencken

The American language
an inquiry into the development of English in the United States
4th ed., cor., enl., and rewritten.

Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

"Proper names in America.": p. 474-554.


Dewey Decimal Class 427.9
Library of Congress PE2808 .M4 1936

The Physical Object

Pagination xi, 769 p., xxix, [1] p.
Number of pages 769

ID Numbers

Open Library OL6343852M
Internet Archive americanlanguag00mencgoog
LC Control Number 36027236
OCLC/WorldCat 322214
Library Thing 8473


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August 4, 2010 Edited by IdentifierBot added LibraryThing ID
April 14, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Linked existing covers to the edition.
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April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Initial record created, from Scriblio MARC record.