American Language (Mencken) [Historical]
Mencken, H. L. The American Language with Supplements 1 and 2. Three vols. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1945-61.
Mencken’s classic study of American English. The primary volume is still in print, but the two supplements are long out of print. The 2nd edition is available online at Bartleby.com.
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