The Australian Way with Words

By: Harris, Max

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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 306 pages This famous Australian literary figure opines with wit and scholarship on the range of modern English prevalent in Australia at the time; muses on the origin and disappearance of colourful slang and colloquial expressions and on the appearance of new ones; and rails against some of the more outrageous linguistic crime perpetrated by the Australian media.

Title: The Australian Way with Words

Author Name: Harris, Max

Categories: Aust Writers,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, William Heinemann Australia: 1989

ISBN Number: 0855612983

ISBN Number 13: 9780855612986

Binding: Paperback

Seller ID: ID234716

Keywords: Australia Australian Language Australian Writers Books on Books Literary Criticism,