Word Origins: An Exploration and History of Words and Language

Word Origins: An Exploration and History of Words and Language

by Wilfred Funk
     
 
From a highly respected name in reference literature, an easy-to-access, dependable sourcebook on the origin and development of thousands of words, each word has been thoroughly checked by ranking linguists and the information is presented in a manner as entertaining as fiction, An Outlet bestseller in previous editions. 432 pages. 6 X 9.

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From a highly respected name in reference literature, an easy-to-access, dependable sourcebook on the origin and development of thousands of words, each word has been thoroughly checked by ranking linguists and the information is presented in a manner as entertaining as fiction, An Outlet bestseller in previous editions. 432 pages. 6 X 9.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780517265741
Publisher:
Random House Value Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.42(d)

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