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Planet Word

Planet Word


J P Davidson

ISBN: 9780141968933
Year of publication: 2011

J. P. Davidson With a Foreword by Stephen Fry Planet Word La parole humaine est comme un chaudron fl o nous battons des mlodies faire danser les ours, quand on voudrait attendrir les toiles. Human language is like a cracked kettle on which we beat out tunes to make bears dance when what we really want is to move the stars. Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary 1857 Foreword by Stephen Fry Words are all we have. Certainly, reader, words are all we have, you and I, as you sit with this book or reading ...

Keywords: prose_contemporary sci_linguistic