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Ridgefield Library 423.1 GAR (Text to phone) 34010150273638 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Woodbury Public Library REF 423.1 GARNER (Text to phone) 34018139358255 Adult Reference Available -

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General Note:
"This book is a successor to three editions (1998, 2003, 2009) of Garner's Modern American Usage"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface to the Fourth edition -- Preface to the third edition -- Acknowledgments -- List of essay entries -- List of abbreviations -- Pronunciation guide -- Key to the language-change index -- Essay: Making peace in the language wars -- Essay: The ongoing tumult in English usage -- Garner's Modern English usage -- Glossary of grammatical, rhetorical, and other language-related terms -- A timeline of books on usage -- Select bibliography -- Select index of writers quoted or mentioned.
Subject: English language > Usage > Dictionaries.
English language > United States > Usage > Dictionaries.

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