Miss Thistlebottom's Hobgoblins

Miss Thistlebottom's Hobgoblins

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Once you recall that Miss Thistlebottom was your elementary-school teacher who laid down all manner of taboos concerning the use of language, you will have an idea of what this book is about.  In no sense permissive or radical, it topples the taboos that lack historical, logical or grammatical basis.  It is a refreshing look at our living language, the perfect companion to the author's indispensable work, The Careful Writer. Mr. Bernstein writes four letters to… (more)

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 01, 1971)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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