Funk and Wagnalls antique diction guides - set of 4 - 1920s vintage
Four vintage 1920s guides to diction by Funk and Wagnalls. Small paperbacks with cloth binding on different themes. Lovely art deco cover designs. Included are:
Faulty Diction: A Brief Statement of the General Principles Determining Correctness in English Speech and Writing, With Their Application to Some of the Most Common Instances of Violation and to Some of the Mooted Questions Regarding Usage, 1915
Mend Your Speech: One Thousand Hints on Words, Their Use and Abuse, 1920
S.O.S. Slips of Speech and How to Avoid Them, 1922
Better Say: A Book of Helpful Suggestions for the Correct Use of English Words and Phrases, 1923
SIZE 3 5/8" x 6 1/8"
Very good condition. Book has been gently read. No defects noted on the cover. Tight binding. Clean pages. No tears or rips.
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