This is a boxed set of three volumes, quarter bound in bonded leather. The three volumes in the set, retitled as I "Usage", II "Grammar", and III "Spelling", are "A Dictionary of Modern English Usage" by H.W.Fowler (2nd edition revised by Sir Ernest Gowers), "A Practical English Grammar" 4th edition by A.J.Thompson and A.V.Martinet, and "The Oxford Spelling Dictionary" compiled by R.E.Allen. The text of each book will remain unchanged.
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Thomson and Martinet's classic intermediate grammar for foreign learners is the most widely used book of its kind. It is popular because its explanations are clear and because it deals thoroughly with the topics which students find most difficult.About the Author:
A. J. Thomson was born in Ireland and educated in Trinity College at Dublin University. She has taught English in a Polish school, in Spain and in an ILEA College for adults in London. Agnes V. Martinet was born and educated in Edinburgh and gained an MA in Languages from Edinburgh
University. She has taught English to adults from various nationalities in the UK, and taught English in Spain for two years.
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Book Description Oxford University Press, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Aged book. Please note this book is over 20 years old. It will therefore have tanned pages, age spots and plenty of shelf wear. However, for its age it is still very useable, and a great read. Bookseller Inventory # CHL2422555
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Book Description Oxford University Press 1991-12, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Mild wear and scuffing to slip-case. Gentle wear to extremities of books. Prior owner impression to front endpapers of all three volumes, but content is otherwise like new. Bookseller Inventory # 120946-1
Book Description Guild Publishing, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Fine condition.This edition published as part of The Oxford Library of English Usage 1991 by Guild Publishing by arrangement with Oxford University Press.Fourth edition.Three volume boxset (I,II,III).Red hardbacks with dark brown borders(gilt lettering on the front cover and spine,small nick on the cover) with red slipcase(two small ink marks inside the slipcase,scratches and nick on the edges of the slipcase),both in fine condition, no Dj as issued.The books are new with a couple of small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages,small ink mark inside the pages for volume III.1435pp(total) including Abbreviations and symbols used in the dictionary,classified guide to the dictionary,key to pronunciation,index.Heavy set(approx 2.2 Kg). Bookseller Inventory # 5606
Book Description Oxford Univ Pr (Sd), 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. 4th. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0198631170
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