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Allan Metcalf at Lingua Franca writes about a publication I may just have to shell out for:This week something rare, old fashioned, scholarly, and entertaining arrived via the U.S. Postal Service. As usual, I?m postponing other tasks until I have read it cover to cover. It?s a journal you?ve probably never heard of: Comments on Etymology. Rare I call it, because the journal has very few subscribers.
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