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Xenophobe"s guide to the English

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Published by Oval Books in London .
Written in English


  • Humor,
  • Manners and customs,
  • Xenophobia,
  • English National characteristics,
  • Social life and customs

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published by Ravette in 1993.

StatementAntony Miall, David Milsted
SeriesXenophobe"s guides, Xenophobe"s guides
ContributionsMilsted, David, 1954-
The Physical Object
Pagination85 pages :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26335444M
ISBN 101906042292
ISBN 109781906042295

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