American English,

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Author / Creator:Tucker, Gilbert M. (Gilbert Milligan), 1847-1932.
Imprint:New York, A.A. Knopf, 1921.
Description:375 pages 21 cm
Language:English
Subject:Americanisms.
English language -- United States.
Americanisms.
English language.
Amerikanisches Englisch
United States.
Amerikanisches Englisch.
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding) -- United States -- 20th century.
Blind tooled bindings (Binding) -- United States -- 20th century.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2107692
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Physical medium:8vo.
Notes:"The following pages are the development of a chapter on the same subject in the author's earlier book, 'Our common speech.'"--Foreword.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-345).
Other form:Online version: Tucker, Gilbert M. (Gilbert Milligan), 1847-1932. American English. New York, A.A. Knopf, 1921
Table of Contents:
  • Is our English degenerating?
  • Ten important treatises
  • Exotic Americanisms
  • Some real Americanisms
  • Misunderstood and imaginary Americanisms
  • The bibliography of the subject.