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Studies in languages and linguistics

in honor of Charles C. Fries.
  • 371 Pages
  • 2.11 MB
  • English
by , Ann Arbor
Language and langu
StatementEdited by Albert H. Marckwardt with Carol J. Kreidler [and others]
ContributionsFries, Charles Carpenter, 1887-, Marckwardt, Albert Henry, 1903-1975, ed.
LC ClassificationsP121 .M5
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 371 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6009958M
LC Control Number66063869

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