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A South African writer"s handbook

Velile Mqota

A South African writer"s handbook

by Velile Mqota

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Published by Mqota Publishers in Montclair, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- South Africa -- Grammar -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • English language -- South Africa -- Style -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • English language -- South Africa -- Usage -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVelile Mqota.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE3452.S6 M66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23993828M
    ISBN 109781436349147
    LC Control Number2008905824
    OCLC/WorldCa495597106

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