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Mark Forsyth's Gemel Edition: A box set containing The Etymologicon and The Horologicon (Hardback)
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Mark Forsyth's Gemel Edition: A box set containing The Etymologicon and The Horologicon (Hardback)

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Hardback 544 Pages
Published: 01/11/2012
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The Etymologicon springs from Mark Forsyth's Inky Fool blog about the strange connections between words. The Horologicon - which means 'a book of things appropriate to each hour' - follows a day in the life of unusual, beautiful and forgotten English words.

Publisher: Icon Books
ISBN: 9781848314283
Number of pages: 544
Weight: 845 g
Dimensions: 212 x 138 x 60 mm

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“Great read, dipping in or all in one go”

This is an extremely entertaining pair of books on the interesting, amusing and unusual intricacies of the English language. The two themes hold the narrative together such that they are not just a list of definitions... More

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