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Grammar for grown-ups

Charles Clifford Boyd

Grammar for grown-ups

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Published by Frederick A Stokes company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Usage.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles C. Boyd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1460 .B63
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., [11]-76 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6717873M
    LC Control Number28019341
    OCLC/WorldCa4589922

      She was previously a drama editor and, before that, an actor. She is the co-author with Rowena Kirton of Grammar for Grown-Ups (published in ), which has sold nea copies. Rowena Kirton (under the name Rowena Skelton-Wallace) has worked in publishing for 26 years. She is the managing editorial director of the literary Vintage. Grammar for grown-ups: a straightforward guide to good English. [Katherine Fry; Rowena Kirton] -- Agitated about apostrophes? this is the only book you r for Grown-Ups guides you through the perils, pitfalls and problematic aspects of the English language, with fun test-yourself sections all the way. a straightforward guide.


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