What's in a Name?: How Proper Names Became Everyday Words

What's in a Name?: How Proper Names Became Everyday Words

by Eugene Ehrlich

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ISBN-13: 9780805059434
Publisher: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 04/15/2000
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.67(d)

About the Author

Eugene Ehrlich is the coeditor of The Oxford American Dictionary and the author of Les Bon Mots (Owl Books, 0-8050-5810-9) and You've Got Ketchup on Your Muumuu. He lives in New York.

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Eugene Ehrlich's researches offer the most exhaustive collection yet of eponyms-proper names that have been transformed into the language we use every day.

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