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Published: 06 May 2004

496 Pages

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195173284

Bookseller Code (06)

The Oxford Dictionary of Difficult Words

Edited by Archie Hobson

  • A portable reference, featuring more than 10,000 entries.
  • Focuses exclusively on words that, are often encountered in literature, in technical writing, and in such diverse subject areas as law, philosophy, and art.
  • Usage notes are provided to ensure that readers know how to integrate these words into their vocabularies for more precision and power in speech and writing.

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