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Bergen Evans • 117 Items / 7 Books, 88 Articles, 22 Reviews
A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage (1957)
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Published Reviews
  1. Books in Review
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    Academic Peter Pans (Review)
    A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage, by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    1. A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    National Review, November 30, 1957, p. 494
  2. Books, Arts, Manners
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    Cliches Are Pretty, Too (Review)
    A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage, by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    1. A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    National Review, June 20, 1959, p. 149
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    The American Language: Proper and Improper (2 Reviews)
    A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage, by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    1. A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    2. A Dictionary of American-English Usage by Margaret Nicholson
    The Saturday Review, August 31, 1957, p. 10
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (9 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. A Dictionary of Contemporary American Usage by Bergen Evans and Cornelia Evans
    2. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
    3. The Quare Fellow by Brendan Behan
    4. The Battle of Cassino by Fred Majdalany
    5. The Transgressor by Julian Green
    6. The Thing Desired by Lalage Pulvertaft
    7. Voss by Patrick White
    8. Parkinson's Law, and Other Studies in Administration by C. Northcote Parkinson
    9. Yallah by Peter W. Haeberlin and Paul Bowles
    The Atlantic Monthly, October 1957, pp. 178-186