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The untranslatables

C. J. Moore

The untranslatables

the most intriguing words from around the world

by C. J. Moore

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Published by Chambers Harrap in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terms and phrases,
  • Vocabulary

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementC.J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP305 .M66 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23998144M
    ISBN 100550105999
    ISBN 109780550105998
    LC Control Number2009529336

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