7 edition of On language and linguistics found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-467) and index.
|Statement||M.A.K. Halliday ; edited by Jonathan Webster.|
|Series||Collected works of M.A.K. Halliday ;, v. 3|
|Contributions||Webster, Jonathan, 1955-|
|LC Classifications||P121 .H314 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 476 p. :|
|Number of Pages||476|
|LC Control Number||2002041208|
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