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Book/Printed Material The American language; an inquiry into the development of English in the United States,

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Title

  • The American language; an inquiry into the development of English in the United States,

Names

  • Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956.

Created / Published

  • New York, A. A. Knopf, 1923.

Headings

  • -  English language--United States
  • -  Names--United States

Notes

  • -  "Proper names in America": p. 329-368.
  • -  Bibliography: p. 436-467.
  • -  Also available in digital form.

Medium

  • ix, 489 p. 25 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PE2808 .M4 1923

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 23008337

Online Format

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  • online text
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Mencken, H. L. The American language; an inquiry into the development of English in the United States. New York, A. A. Knopf, 1923. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/23008337/.

APA citation style:

Mencken, H. L. (1923) The American language; an inquiry into the development of English in the United States. New York, A. A. Knopf. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/23008337/.

MLA citation style:

Mencken, H. L. The American language; an inquiry into the development of English in the United States. New York, A. A. Knopf, 1923. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/23008337/>.