The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English
by H. W. Fowler
Publisher: The Clarendon Press 1919
Number of pages: 1088
This is the 1919 edition of this book, which in its own province and on its own scale uses the materials and follows the methods by which the Oxford editors have revolutionized lexicography. The book is designed as a dictionary, and not as an encyclopedia.
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by Easley Stephen Jones - D. Appleton-Century company
This Practice Handbook reviews the fundamentals of writing and speech. About half its bulk is exercise material, oral and written, with tests and reviews. It attempts to be simple, definite, practical. The book provides eighty full-page exercises.
This is a book about the actual use of the English language. It features sections about types of grammar, punctuation and formality. This wikibook is intended for use by native speakers or advanced learners of English as a second language.
by Edith B. Ordway - Georg Sully and co.
An alphabetical list of words in common use, grouped with others of similar and opposite meaning. The aim in compiling this book has been to make the list of words in common use concise yet full, and authoritative yet suggestive.
by Rose Buhlig - D.C. Heath & Co.
The author's aim has been to teach the art of using words in such a way as to make people think and act. To do this she has applied the principles of literary composition to the highly complex and ever increasing problems of our business life.