Harper Dictionary of Contemporary Usage
by William Morris and Mary Morris
An entertaining and informatative guide to style usage.
Published by Perennial 1992, ISBN 006272021X 
A usage handbook that is both useful and fun! The authors pose difficult usage questions to a panel of 166 contemporary writers, editors, and other distinguished language experts. Some of the disagreements and explanations are downright entertaining.
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