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The Mother Tongue

The Mother Tongue

Bryson Bill 
edizioni Avon A collana Avon A (Paperback) , 1996

With dazzling wit and astonishing insight, Bill Bryson--the acclaimed author of The Lost Continent--brilliantly explores the remarkable history, eccentricities, resilience and sheer fun of the English language. From the first descent of the larynx into the throat (why you can talk but your dog can't), to the fine lost...

€ 17,50
Made in America

Made in America

Bryson Bill 
edizioni Avon A collana Avon A (Paperback) , 1996

Bill Bryson, who gave glorious voice to The Mother Tongue, now celebrates her magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood...and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle call his befeathered cap "Macaroni."

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€ 15,20
The Lost Continent

The Lost Continent

Bryson Bill 
edizioni Avon A collana Avon A (Paperback)

When a native of Iowa returns from England to wander across America's heartland in search of the perfect small town, the result is a string of hilarious anecdotes and biting social commentary

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€ 15,20
Notes from a Small Island

Notes from a Small Island

Bryson Bill 
edizioni Avon A

"Suddenly, in the space of a moment, I realized what it was that I loved about Britain-which is to say, all of it."After nearly two decades spent on British soil, Bill Bryson-bestsellingauthor of The Mother Tongue and Made in America-decided to returnto the United States. ("I had recently read," Bryson writes, "that...

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€ 15,20