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              The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase

              The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase (Paperback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              A new cover look for all three of Mark Forsyth's brilliant books on words and phrases, on the 5th anniversary of The Etymologicon's publication.

              ISBN 9781785781728
              Published 3 January 2017 by Icon Books Ltd
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              A Short History of Drunkenness

              A Short History of Drunkenness (Hardback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place drunkenness is a little bit different. It can be religious, it can be sexual, it can be the duty of kings or the relief of peasants. It can be an offering to ...

              ISBN 9780241297681
              Published 13 November 2017 by Penguin
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              A Christmas Cornucopia: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Yuletide Traditions

              A Christmas Cornucopia: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Yuletide Traditions (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              The unpredictable origins and etymologies of our cracking Christmas customs For something that happens every year of our lives, we really don't know much about Christmas. We don't know that the date we celebrate was chosen by a madman, or that Christmas, etymologically speaking, ...

              ISBN 9780241267738
              Published 1 December 2016 by Penguin
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              Collins English Dictionary Complete and Unabridged edition: Over 700,000 Words and Phrases

              Collins English Dictionary Complete and Unabridged edition: Over 700,000 Words and Phrases (Hardback, 12th Revised edition)

              By Dictionaries, Collins; Introduction by Forsyth, Mark; Contributions by Mangan, Lucy

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              Collins is proud to announce a major new edition of its flagship dictionary. Updated with the latest terms to enter the language, Collins English Dictionary is not only comprehensive and authoritative, but also offers outstanding coverage of world, regional and dialect English.

              ISBN 9780007522743
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780008284374
              Published 24 November 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Series Collins Complete and Unabridged
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              A Short History of Drunkenness
                

              A Short History of Drunkenness (EPUB ebook)

              By Forsyth, Mark

              Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place drunkenness is a little bit different. It can be religious, it can be sexual, it can be the duty of kings or the relief of peasants. It can be an offering to ...

              ISBN 9780241980101
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              Published 2 November 2017 by Penguin
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              The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language

              The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language (Paperback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              A new cover look for the 5th anniversary of Mark Forsyth's brilliant Sunday Times Number One bestseller.

              ISBN 9781785781704
              Published 3 January 2017 by Icon Books Ltd
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              The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase
               

              The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase (EPUB ebook)

              By Forsyth, Mark

              Mark Forsyth's 'sparkling' (Charles Moore, Daily Telegraph) and idiosyncratically brilliant third book.

              ISBN 9781848316225
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              Published 7 November 2013 by Icon Books Ltd
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              The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language
               

              The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language (Hardback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              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.

              ISBN 9781848314153
              Published 1 November 2012 by Icon Books Ltd
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              A Christmas Cornucopia: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Yuletide Traditions
                

              A Christmas Cornucopia: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Yuletide Traditions (EPUB ebook)

              By Forsyth, Mark

              The unpredictable origins and etymologies of our cracking Christmas customs For something that happens every year of our lives, we really don't know much about Christmas. We don't know that the date we celebrate was chosen by a madman, or that Christmas, etymologically speaking, ...

              ISBN 9780241977552
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              Published 3 November 2016 by Penguin
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              A Short History of Drunkenness

              A Short History of Drunkenness (Paperback)

              By Forsyth, Mark

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              A comic history of humankind's love affair with booze, from the Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author of The Etymologicon'Haha! . . . Highly suitable for Xmas!' - Margaret AtwoodAlmost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age ...

              ISBN 9780241359242
              Published 17 September 2018 by Penguin
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