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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Germanic languages -- Semantics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEating and drinking.
Statementby H. O. Schwabe.
SeriesLinguistic studies in Germanic,, no. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPD585 .S5
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. l., 110 p.
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6589335M
LC Control Number16016985
OCLC/WorldCa6403509

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