In a Word

By: ERNST, Margaret S. (author); THURBER, James (illustrations)

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A random collection of commonly- and not-so-commonly-used English words, with their derivations. The author explains their meanings with wit and humor; accompanied by the black & white illustrations of James Thurber, who supplies a preface. --- In softcover, with Thurber drawing to the cover. --- A sound copy: clean and tightly bound, though with somewhat tanned leaves.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; 239 pages

Title: In a Word

Author Name: ERNST, Margaret S. (author); THURBER, James (illustrations)

Categories: >>Books About Books and Words, >>Humor, Puzzles, Diversions,

Publisher: New York, Perennial Library / Harper & Row: 1989

ISBN Number: 0060972300

ISBN Number 13: 9780060972301

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Stock No.: 70484