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Nitty-gritty grammar

a not so-serious guide to clear communication

by Edith Hope Fine

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Ten Speed Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Grammar.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdith H. Fine and Judith P. Josephson.
    ContributionsJosephson, Judith Pinkerton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1112 .F53 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL696731M
    ISBN 100898159660
    LC Control Number97044240
    OCLC/WorldCa38048673

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