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The Romance Of Words

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'...first published by John Murray in 1912.'
'...last revised edition [1949]...', 175 pages
Published 1961 by Dover (first published 1912)
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Greg Correll
Mar 26, 2013 Greg Correll rated it it was amazing
every page a treasure-trove
Dan
Oct 21, 2011 Dan rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: non-fiction
Too dry.
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Aug 05, 2012 Gus Glen rated it it was amazing
Fascinating.
A 'must read' for fans of Mark Forsyth's Etymologicon.
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Feb 16, 2012 John rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: linguist, etymologist, folklorist
Shelves: give-sell
another important & useful Dover reprint
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