Guppies in Tuxedos: Funny Eponyms

Guppies in Tuxedos: Funny Eponyms

by Giulio Maestro (Illustrator)




A person or place that becomes a word is an eponym, and here we have the surprising stories behind more than a hundred eponymous words.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780899197708
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 04/28/1988
Edition description: None
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 6.81(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.19(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Marvin Terban's popular wordplay books for Clarion include IN A PICKLE AND OTHER FUNNY IDIOMS and TO HOT TO HOOT: FUNNY PALINDROME RIDDLES. He lives in New York City.

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