THE HOROLOGICON: A DAY'S JAUNT THROUGH THE LOST WORDS OF THE ENGLISH LANGUA GE

THE HOROLOGICON: A DAY'S JAUNT THROUGH THE LOST WORDS OF THE ENGLISH LANGUA GE

By: FORSYTH, MARK

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English The Horologicon (or book of hours) gives you the most extraordinary words in the English language. arranged according to the hour of the day w hen you really need them Do. you wake up feeling rough Then youre philogrob olized. Pretending to work Thats fudgelling. which may lead to rizzling if you feel sleepy after lunch. though by dinner time you will have become a s parkling deipnosophist. From Mark Forsyth. author of the bestselling The Et ymologicon. this is a book of weird words for familiar situations. From ant e-jentacular to snudge by way of quafftide and wamblecropt. at last you can say. with utter accuracy. exactly what you mean.

Title: THE HOROLOGICON: A DAY'S JAUNT THROUGH THE LOST WORDS OF THE ENGLISH LANGUA GE

Author Name: FORSYTH, MARK

Categories: Dictionaries & Reference,

Publisher: ICON BOOKS LTD: 2001

ISBN Number: 1848315988

ISBN Number 13: 9781848315983

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000043501