The second brush up your German : (Frische dein Deutsch auf!) / by J.B.C. Grundy ... ; with 26 drawings by Phil Ward, 3 maps and other drawings.
- Additional Title(s):
Brush up your German
- London : J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd., 1939.
- Physical Description:
- , ix-xi, 2-114 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPF3121 .G752 1939Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- English and German on opposite pages.
McLelland, N. German through English eyes, pages 270-274
McLelland, N. Chronological bibliography of German textbooks for English speakers, 1600-2000, page 385.
BAC: British Art Center copy in publisher's illustrated dust jacket.
"Since the original Brush Up Your German appeared eight years ago some 50,000 copies of it have been sold. But much has happened in those eight years--National Socialism for one thing, and 'Greater' Germany for another. So Herr Meyer and his charming wife Ilse go back to see just what has happened ... Matters are slightly complicated by the fact that Herr Meyer has a non-Aryan great-aunt somewhere up the family tree. But this, like all the other troubles which beset the family, is smoothed over, and the Meyers glide over the Autobahnen, rush along in the 'Flying Frankfurter' [an express train], ... or go and buy a wood-pulp suit as jauntily as ever"--Dust jacket, front front flap.
- Subject Terms:
- German language -- Conversation and phrase books -- English.Germany -- Description and travel.
- Book jackets.
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Grundy, John Brownsdon Clowes, The second brush up your German , 1939
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