Usage and abusage: a guide to good English

[Middlesex etc]: Penguin Books, 1970. Reprint edition, with postscript and addenda, 8vo, pp. 377, [7]; text printed in double columns; pictorial paper wrappers, added protective plastic jacket; light wear to spine, else fine. Inscribed from Partridge to "Alan and Joan" (Steele) "who will have the charity to regard it as 'curiosity' and to accept it as a gift for Christmas 1970, from Eric." A shortened and simplified version of the author's famous Usage and abusage, omitting very difficult or theoretical matter and including some new material. Item #52410

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