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The vocabulary of modern French

origins, structure and function

by Hilary Wise

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French language -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHilary Wise.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPC2075 .W57 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL298720M
    ISBN 100415117380, 0415117399
    LC Control Number97205409
    OCLC/WorldCa37783439

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