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What's in a Name?

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By: Philip Dodd;

Language: English

Quality: Good

Genre: Science,

ISBN: 9781592404322

SKU: BE500431856347

Pages: 265

Description: An entertaining study of the vagaries of the English language looks at the history of some of our most unusual eponymous words, furnishing profiles of the individuals--from the fields of art, science, history, and more--who have lent their names to a variety of colorful words. Originally published as The Reverend Guppy's Aquarium. Reprint.