By: Corss, Donna Woolfolk
New York, New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1979
Edition: Presumed First Edition
Seller ID: 002020
Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good
002020: Unread condition - but has "WHS" stamped on bottom of page edge. "Introduction by William Woolfolk. " Review by Publishers Weekly "Credit Word Abuse with a lively anecdotal approach, sharp perceptions, a sense of comedy. As she discusses jargon, the cliché', the euphemism, emotional word color, the 'new verbal morality' (dirty words) and other perils, Cross makes some telling points in her jaunty opus. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.25 in.: 232 pages View More...