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The Road from Wigan Pier. Memoirs of a Linguist

£10.99

Product description

The memoir starts with the author growing up in Wigan before going to University. It then covers Finland, Post War Germany, Paris Berlitz, Helsinki, Norway, USA, Vietnam, Japan and language schools in other countries.

The volume has no dust jacket. The blue boards are clean and the title is picked out on the spine in gilt. The front free end page has an inscription and date 28.12.98. The end pages and pages are very clean, unmarked and tight to the spine. The volume has a number of photographs.

Item details

Author(s):
R.D. Lewis
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 6
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0953439801
ISBN-13:
9780953439805
Number of pages:
403
Publisher:
Transcreen Publications
Title:
The Road From Wigan Pier. The Memoirs of a Linguist

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About this item

The memoir starts with the author growing up in Wigan before going to University. It then covers Finland, Post War Germany, Paris Berlitz, Helsinki, Norway, USA, Vietnam, Japan and language schools in other countries.

The volume has no dust jacket. The blue boards are clean and the title is picked out on the spine in gilt. The front free end page has an inscription and date 28.12.98. The end pages and pages are very clean, unmarked and tight to the spine. The volume has a number of photographs.

Author(s):
R.D. Lewis
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 6
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0953439801
ISBN-13:
9780953439805
Number of pages:
403
Publisher:
Transcreen Publications
Title:
The Road From Wigan Pier. The Memoirs of a Linguist

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