A Civil Tongue

Newman, Edwin
Publication Date 1976
ISBN 0672522675
Publisher Bobbs-Merrill,
Binding Hardback
Condition Good+, sound copy
SKU 15018
Notes Cream marl cloth with gilt titles to spine is very clean and neat. Brown papers to boards with gilt title to spine are very clean but a little worn to top edge. Bumped to top corner at the front.


Hardback. 207pp. Includes lots of press and political anecdotes alongside ruminations on language including a chapter on the tendency to add -ize or -wise as a suffix in political language. First edition.
Price: £7.00