Download Word Mysteries and Histories: From Quiche to Humble Pie

Word Mysteries and Histories: From Quiche to Humble Pie

Delightful reading for all lovers of the language, animated by Barry Moser’s haunting wood engravings. This superb collection of 500 English word origins is the perfect book for browsers, students and word aficionados. 34 woodcut illustrations.


Author: Barry Moser, Robert Claiborne, American Heritage Dictionaries
Pages: 320 pages
Format: PDF
Size: 14.18 Mb



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