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Published by Peter Lang in Bern, New York .
Written in English


  • English language -- 18th century -- Congresses,
  • English language -- 19th century -- Congresses,
  • English language -- 20th century -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

StatementIngrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade & Wim van der Wurff (eds).
SeriesLinguistic insights : -- vol. 77
ContributionsTieken-Boon van Ostade, Ingrid., Wurff, Wim van der.
LC ClassificationsPE1072 .I58 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination436 p. :
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24001928M
ISBN 109783039116607
LC Control Number2009028927

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