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Etymologicon and the Horologicon

Author: FORSYTH. MARK
Binding: Hardback
Pages: 544
Pub Date: 01/11/2012
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781848314283
Availability: Out of Stock
Quick overview 'Gemel' is an old English word meaning 'twin' - Mark Forsyth's Gemel Edition brings together a Sunday Times Number One bestseller and its BBC Radio 4's Book of the Week sequel in a beautiful, stylish box set which is ideal as a gift.
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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.

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