Title The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1992
0521424437 / 9780521424431
Seller ID AK0039
vii, 472 pp. B&W illustrations and diagrams. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Corners curled. Faint stains and scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Trucker talk, mystical letters, Shakespeare in pidgin, sneezing in Tongan, the qwerty keyboard, talking with drums, speaking in tongues -- any list can only begin to convey the enormous and fascinating range of topics."