You English Words: A Book About Them

By: MOORE, John

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Book Condition: Fair


Per the back cover, this work ". . .is a book about the fun, the excitement, the adventure and discovery that the author, as writer and reader, finds in his encounters with the English language." He explores, with wit and humor, various quirks of the language, as well as some specific words, such as "floccipaucinilihilipilification", the longest word in the O.E.D. --- In black wraps with a collage of words to cover. --- The tail of the spine is scuffed and torn, pages somewhat browned; volume is otherwise intact and tightly bound.; Small Octavo - 7-1/2 to 8 in. tall; 254 pages

Title: You English Words: A Book About Them

Author Name: MOORE, John

Categories: >>Reference Books, Dictionaries, Translators, >>Books About Books and Words,

Publisher: New York, A Delta Book / Dell Publishing Co., Inc.: 1965

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair

Stock No.: 70468

Keywords: ENGLISH LANGUAGE BOOKS ABOUT WORDS,