The Resource By hook or by crook : a journey in search of English, David Crystal

By hook or by crook : a journey in search of English, David Crystal

Label
By hook or by crook : a journey in search of English
Title
By hook or by crook
Title remainder
a journey in search of English
Statement of responsibility
David Crystal
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The book's starting point is a quest in search of English accents in Wales, but in making that journey David Crystal soon finds himself coming across intriguing linguistic side roads that he cannot resist exploring. David Crystal's inquisitive examination casts a fascinating and often unexpected light on the development of English as spoken today" --Back cover
Cataloging source
NRTW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crystal, David
Dewey number
  • 428.309
  • 420.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
Target audience
adult
Label
By hook or by crook : a journey in search of English, David Crystal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
[xv], 314 p.
Isbn
9780007255023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) a433826
Label
By hook or by crook : a journey in search of English, David Crystal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
[xv], 314 p.
Isbn
9780007255023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) a433826

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