Making a Point: The Pernickety Story of English Punctuation (Paperback)David Crystal (author)
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Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 333 g
Dimensions: 200 x 130 x 21 mm
Mr Crystal treats his chosen period with enthusiasm and insight. -- Keith Houston * Wall Street Journal *
David Crystal's superb new book is packed full of illuminating examples ... With crisp, tight prose punctuated with self-conscious precision, Crystal provides not only a historical guide but an indispensable reference manual * South China Morning Post *
Crystal will delight anyone interested in written language ... he brings scholarly acumen and gravity, as well as delight and good humor, to his subject. * Publishers Weekly *
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