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The " Facts on File" Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins

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Based on 17 Ratings and 17 Reviews

Book Description
Seemingly designed for those with laser-focused attention or plenty of time on their hands, the Facts on File Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins provides days of browsing for etymophiles. More than 9,000 entries, nearly a quarter of them new to this edition, cover slang, idiom, and commonly used words with interesting or curious histories. Ranging from a few sentences to half a page, th... More
Book Information
PublisherTime-Life Books
BindingPaperback (13 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date/1987
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About Robert Hendrickson (Author) : Robert Hendrickson is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Robert Hendrickson include The Facts on File Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins (Writers Reference)... more
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