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The Story of English Paperback – 24 Jun 1993

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  • Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin; Revised, Subsequent edition (24 Jun. 1993)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0140154051
  • ISBN-13: 978-0140154054
  • Product Dimensions: 18.4 x 2.1 x 23.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 13 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,634,401 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Highly enjoyable...A first-rate introduction to one of the most fascinating of subjects. ("The New York Times") Rarely has the English language been scanned so brightly and broadly in a single volume. ("San Francisco Chronicle")

"Highly enjoyable...A first-rate introduction to one of the most fascinating of subjects." --The New York Times

"Rarely has the English language been scanned so brightly and broadly in a single volume." --The San Francisco Chronicle

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The Story of English, by Robert McCrum - the author of Globish - comes an acclaimed history of the English Language. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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