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The Resource The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins, Robert Hendrickson

The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins, Robert Hendrickson

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The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins
Title
The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hendrickson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This alphabetically arranged reference contains the definitions and Origins of more than 12,500 words and expressions, such as slang words, proverbs, nicknames, and phrases from literature. Also included is a selection of words and phrases that originated in English-speaking countries other than the U.S. and Great Britain. The third edition features approximately 3,500 new entries
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
422/.03
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1689
LC item number
.H47 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins, Robert Hendrickson
Label
The Facts on File encyclopedia of word and phrase origins, Robert Hendrickson
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Contents
Preface to the third edition -- Preface to the original edition -- Abbreviations for the most frequently cited authorities -- Entries A-Z -- Index
Control code
ocm51848617
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Dimensions
29 cm.
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Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
vii, 822 p.
Isbn
9780816048137
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
2003044948

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