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Do I make myself clear?

by Hadley, Arthur Twining

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Government jargon.,
    • United States -- History -- Humor.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith illus. by James Berryman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.4 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p.
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6201667M
      LC Control Number56011162
      OCLC/WorldCa1523403

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