The accidental dictionary : the remarkable twists and turns of English words
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New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.
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First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
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9781681775692, 1681775697
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xi, 242 pages ; 22 cm
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Published
New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9781681775692, 1681775697

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-242).
Description
Examines the etymological origins and developments of one hundred words, including "brothel," "grin," and "zombie."

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Jones, P. A. (2017). The accidental dictionary: the remarkable twists and turns of English words (First Pegasus books hardcover edition.). Pegasus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Jones, Paul Anthony, 1983-. 2017. The Accidental Dictionary: The Remarkable Twists and Turns of English Words. Pegasus Books.

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Jones, Paul Anthony, 1983-. The Accidental Dictionary: The Remarkable Twists and Turns of English Words Pegasus Books, 2017.

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Jones, Paul Anthony. The Accidental Dictionary: The Remarkable Twists and Turns of English Words First Pegasus books hardcover edition., Pegasus Books, 2017.

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