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The life and growth of language

William Dwight Whitney

The life and growth of language

by William Dwight Whitney

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Published by Routledge/Thoennes Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith a new introduction by Roy Harris.
SeriesBritish linguistics in the nineteenth century
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17424139M

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