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Dictionary of English down the Ages

Words and Phrases Born Out of Historical Events Great and Small

by Linda Flavell

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Published by Kyle Cathie Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dialectology,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Reference,
  • Religion - Church Music,
  • English,
  • Christian Rituals & Practice - General,
  • FICTION_HISTORICAL,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8995824M
    ISBN 101856266036
    ISBN 109781856266031

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