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The accidental dictionary : the remarkable twists and turns of English words / Paul Anthony Jones.

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  • ISBN: 9781681775692
  • ISBN: 1681775697
  • Physical Description: xi, 242 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-242).
Summary, etc.:
Examines the etymological origins and developments of one hundred words, including "brothel," "grin," and "zombie."
Subject: English language > Etymology.

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