Studies out in Left Field

Defamatory essays presented to James D. McCawley on his 33rd or 34th birthday

Reprint of the original edition

ISBN 9789027221117 (Eur) | EUR 24.00
ISBN 9781556194603 (USA) | USD 34.95
ISBN 9789027285881 | EUR 24.00 | USD 34.95
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Transformational Grammar’s Underground Classic!
Back in Print in the Nick of Time!
(Just as the photocopies were getting too fuzzy to read!)

Here is the complete and unexpurgated version of the legendary lost classic of porno- and scatolinguistic theory. Included are the seminal writings of Quang Phuc Dong (English Sentences Without Overt Grammatical Subject), Yuck Foo (A Selectional Restriction Involving Pronoun Choice), V. Anantalinguam ("Up Yours" and Related Constructions), Ebbing Craft (Up Against the Wall, Fascist Pig Critics!) and other lost eminences.
[Not in series, 63] 1992.  xxiv, 200 pp.
Publishing status: Available
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“...offer(s) a narrow mishmash of contributions which are quite unlikely to receive publication anywhere else, thanks to their content or form or both.”
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Cited by 2 other publications

Di Cristofaro, Matteo & Tony McEnery
2017. Chapter 8. Swearing in Italian. In Advances in Swearing Research [Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 282],  pp. 183 ff. DOI logo
Koerner, Konrad & Kofi K. Saah
1992. Publications received/Ouvrages reçus/Eingegangene schriften. Historiographia Linguistica 19:2-3  pp. 429 ff. DOI logo

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Main BIC Subject

CF: Linguistics

Main BISAC Subject

LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
ONIX Metadata
ONIX 2.1
ONIX 3.0
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  92008095 | Marc record