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The Story of Speech and Language by  Charles L Barber - Paperback - Reprint - 1964 - from Adelaide Booksellers and

The Story of Speech and Language

by Barber, Charles L

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company. 1964. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Diana Stradling. 295 pages Dr Barber records the development of organised language beginning with man's first crude attempts at communication by sound. He discusses the current theories about the origin and nature of language and the intevention of writing. . Reprint. Softcover.


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Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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