Jeans, Peter D(ouglas)

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JEANS, Peter D(ouglas)

JEANS, Peter D(ouglas). Australian, b. 1936. Genres: Language/Linguistics. Career: Department of Education of Western Australia, secondary schoolteacher, 1958-, including English teacher and department head, 1972-87. Publications: My Word, 1993; Ship to Shore: A Dictionary of Everyday Words and Phrases Derived from the Sea, 1993; The Long Road to London, 1995. Address: 36 Acanthus Rd., Willetton, Perth, WA 6155, Australia.