The Resource The mother tongue : English & how it got that way, Bill Bryson

The mother tongue : English & how it got that way, Bill Bryson

Label
The mother tongue : English & how it got that way
Title
The mother tongue
Title remainder
English & how it got that way
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a humorous history of the English language covering such topics as spelling, pronunciation, swearing, and wordplay
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
420/.9
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1072
LC item number
.B76 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English language
Label
The mother tongue : English & how it got that way, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1990 by William Morrow in 1990--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780380715435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • in900094179
  • 33290
Label
The mother tongue : English & how it got that way, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1990 by William Morrow in 1990--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780380715435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • in900094179
  • 33290

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