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The Oxford Compendium of English (3 volume set)

£14.99

Product description

"The Oxford Compendium of English" provides three volumes of reference sources for language lovers and may be useful in the home and office. With one volume containing definitive English language usage guidance and practical hints on communicating, another filled with easily accessible quotations and proverbs, and another providing a dictionary and thesaurus from Oxford's language database.

This work is intended for those interested in the English language, improving their use of English, communication and grammar, those interested in quotations and proverbs, students, teachers, lecturers of English, general readers for the home and office.

The binding on the Dictionary & Thesaurus volume is a little loose and has seen some usage but is still in good condition. The other two volumes are in very good condition. Price has been adjusted accordingly.

Item details

Author(s):
Jonathan Law
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0199691134
ISBN-13:
9780199691135
Number of pages:
1552
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
The Oxford Compendium of English (3 volume set)

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About this item

"The Oxford Compendium of English" provides three volumes of reference sources for language lovers and may be useful in the home and office. With one volume containing definitive English language usage guidance and practical hints on communicating, another filled with easily accessible quotations and proverbs, and another providing a dictionary and thesaurus from Oxford's language database.

This work is intended for those interested in the English language, improving their use of English, communication and grammar, those interested in quotations and proverbs, students, teachers, lecturers of English, general readers for the home and office.

The binding on the Dictionary & Thesaurus volume is a little loose and has seen some usage but is still in good condition. The other two volumes are in very good condition. Price has been adjusted accordingly.

Author(s):
Jonathan Law
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0199691134
ISBN-13:
9780199691135
Number of pages:
1552
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
The Oxford Compendium of English (3 volume set)

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