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Dictionary of modern French idioms

Barbara L. Gerber

Dictionary of modern French idioms

by Barbara L. Gerber

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Published by Garland Publishing in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French language -- Idioms, corrections, errors.,
  • French language -- Dictionaries -- English.,
  • English language -- Dictionaries -- French.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Barbara L. Gerber, Gerald H. Storzer. Vol.1.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities -- vol.63
    ContributionsStorzer, Gerald H.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19558374M

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