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History of English a sketch of the origin and development of the English language with examples, down to the present day by Arthur Charles Champneys

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Published by Percival and co. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English language -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby A. C. Champneys.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1075 .C4
The Physical Object
Pagination414 p.
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6581442M
LC Control Number15023438
OCLC/WorldCa585634

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