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Americanisms - old and new

Farmer, John Stephen

Americanisms - old and new

a dictionary of words, phrases, and colloquialisms, peculiar to the U.S. British America, West Indies, etc.

by Farmer, John Stephen

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Published in London .
Written in English

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  • Americanisms.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination564 p.
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16528533M


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