Inventing English : a portable history of the language /

Seth Lerer tells a masterful history of the English language from the age of Beowulf to the rap of Eminem. Many have written about the evolution of grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary, but only Lerer situates these developments within the larger history of English, America, and literature. This e...

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Main Author: Lerer, Seth, 1955- (Author)
Other Authors: Secondari, Linda, (Cover designer), Lewis, M. (illustrations.)
Format: eBook
Published: New York [New York] : Columbia University Press, 2015.
Edition:Revised and expanded edition.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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