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1 Mother Tongue: The Story of the English Language (Paperback)

by Bill Bryson

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 01/10/2009

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2 The Meaning of Liff: The Original Dictionary of Things There Should be Words for (Hardback)

by John Lloyd, Douglas Adams

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 15/08/2013

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3 Spell it Out: The Singular Story of English Spelling (Paperback)

by David Crystal

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 19/09/2013

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4 Red Herrings and White Elephants (Paperback)

by Albert Jack

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 10/09/2007

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5 Spilling the Beans on the Cat's Pyjamas: Popular Expressions - What They Mean and Where We Got Them (Paperback)

by Judy Parkinson

Format: Paperback 192 pages
Published: 04/04/2013

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6 The Story of English in 100 Words (Paperback)

by David Crystal

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 05/07/2012

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7 The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language (Paperback)

by Mark Forsyth

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 05/09/2013

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8 Authorisms: Words Wrought by Writers (Hardback)

by Paul Dickson

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 18/06/2014

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9 As Right as Rain: The Meaning and Origins of Popular Expressions (Hardback)

by Caroline Taggart

Format: Hardback 224 pages
Published: 05/09/2013

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10 Reading the Gaelic Landscape: Leughadh Aghaidh Na Tire (Paperback)

by John Murray

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 22/04/2014

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