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Let's Bring Back: The Lost Language Edition: A Collection of Forgotten-Yet-Delightful Words, Phrases, Praises, Insults, Idioms, and Literary Flourishes from Eras Past


Let's Bring Back: The Lost Language Edition: A Collection of Forgotten-Yet-Delightful Words, Phrases, Praises, Insults, Idioms, and Literary Flourishes from Eras Past by Chronicle Books at Translate This Website. MPN: 2-colour illustrations throughout. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Too often, when struggling to find just the right turn of phrase, exclamation of joy, or witty barb, it's easy to forget that history is positively


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Too often, when struggling to find just the right turn of phrase, exclamation of joy, or witty barb, it's easy to forget that history is positively brimming with rich words deserving of rejuvenation. Lesley M. M. Blume gathers forgotten words, phrases, names, insults, and idioms, plus fascinating and funny anecdotes, etymologies, and occasions for use. Let's Bring Back: The Lost Language Edition takes readers on a philological journey through words from the not-too-distant past. From all-overish to zounds, the vintage vernacular collected here will make any reader the cat's meow among friends, relations, and acquaintances.

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Manufacturer:Chronicle Books
Part Number:2-colour illustrations throughout
Publisher:Chronicle Books
Studio:Chronicle Books
MPN:2-colour illustrations throughout
UPC:884555585492
EAN:9781452105307
Item Weight:0.95 pounds
Item Size:0.88 x 8.38 x 8.38 inches
Package Weight:0.84 pounds
Package Size:5.2 x 0.79 x 0.79 inches

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