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												The Blue Book of Good English by  Clarence  George B.; STRATTON
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1932
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80797)

The Blue Book of Good English

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The Blue Book of Good English

by WOODS, George B.; STRATTON, Clarence

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company for Nelson Doubleday, Inc.. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1932. Hardcover. In this attractive little work, the authors provide common-sense tips for good English usage and grammar. Topics range from good spelling to proper sentence formation and more. --- In navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling. Cover and leaf corners rounded; all edges stained in pale yellow and printed on buff-colored leaves. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- A previous owner has used her rubber stamp in perhaps as many as 5 locations and with pencilings here and there including an added sentiment to front free endpaper; else a clean, firm, nice copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) ; 282 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
80797
Title
The Blue Book of Good English
Author
WOODS, George B.; STRATTON, Clarence
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good- with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday, Doran & Company for Nelson Doubleday, Inc.
Place of Publication
Garden City, New York
Date Published
1932
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