English in modern times, 1700-1945 / Joan C. Beal
- Beal, Joan C.
- London : Arnold, 2004. and New York : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Oxford University Press.
- Physical Description:
- xvi, 264 pages ; 24 cm
- Modern English and modern times -- The vocabulary of later modern English -- Recording and regulating the lexicon : dictionaries from Dr. Johnson to the Oxford English dictionary -- Syntactic change in later modern English -- Grammars and grammarians -- Phonological change in later modern English -- Defining the standard of pronunciation : pronouncing dictionaries and the rise of RP -- Beyond standard English : varieties of English in the later modern period.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages -237) and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Family Librarian Endowment in Literature; 20045.
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