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Words and Ways of American English (1952)
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    Love-apples & Ah-hem! (Review)
    Words and Ways of American English, by Thomas Pyles
    1. Words and Ways of American English by Thomas Pyles
    The Saturday Review, August 2, 1952, p. 8
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    Literary Sampler (2 Reviews)
    Excerpts and Jottings from New and Forthcoming Books
    1. Plants, Man, and Life by Edgar Anderson
    2. Words and Ways of American English by Thomas Pyles
    The Saturday Review, June 21, 1952, p. 13
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    In Short (4 Reviews)
    Words and Ways of American English, by Thomas Pyles
    1. Words and Ways of American English by Thomas Pyles
    2. How to Travel Incognito by Ludwig Bemelmans
    3. A Matter of Conscience by Werner Bergengruen
    4. Heaven Pays No Dividends by Richard Kaufmann
    The American Mercury, September 1952, pp. 111-116
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    Briefly Noted (8 Reviews)
    General
    1. The Glitter and the Gold by Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
    2. Napoleon Bonaparte by J.M. Thompson
    3. The Woman with the Whip by Maria Flores
    4. Light on a Dark Horse by Roy Campbell
    5. Words and Ways of American English by Thomas Pyles
    6. These Are Your Sons by Timothy J. Mulvey
    7. Bill Mauldin in Korea by Bill Mauldin
    8. The French Impressionists in Full Colour by Clive Bell
    The New Yorker, October 18, 1952, pp. 157-162
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    Brief Comments (17 Reviews)
    Seventeen outstanding books of the previous quarter
    1. Beyond the High Himalayas by William O. Douglas
    2. The Letters of Theodore Roosevelt, Vol. VI by Elting E. Morison and Theodore Roosevelt
    3. The Red Flag in Japan by A. Rodger Swearingen and Paul Langer
    4. Mozart and His Piano Concertos by Cuthbert M. Girdlestone
    5. Words and Ways of American English by Thomas Pyles
    6. Hugh Walpole by Rupert Hart-Davis
    7. The Heir of Douglas by Lillian de la Torre
    8. The Diary of George Templeton Strong: 1835-1875 by Allan Nevins, Milton Halsey Thomas, and George Templeton Strong, ...
    9. We Chose the Islands by Arthur F. Grimble
    10. Gide and the Hound of Heaven by Harold March
    11. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
    12. East of Eden by John Steinbeck
    13. Many Mansions by Isabel Bolton
    14. The Sinner of Saint Ambrose by Robert Raynolds
    15. Testimonies by Patrick O'Brian
    16. Don Camillo and His Flock by Giovanni Guareschi
    17. The Stories of Frank O'Oonnor by Frank O'Connor
    The American Scholar, Winter 1953, pp. 126-130