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Marvelous Monikers : The People Behind More Than 400 Words and Expressions

Tuleja, Tad

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ISBN 10: 1578661013 / ISBN 13: 9781578661015
Published by Galahad Books, New York, 2000
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From JB Books (Garrison, ND, U.S.A.)

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FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition (stated). A fascinating and detailed study of the eponyms - words and phrases named after individual people and groups - most commonly used in our culture today, their origins, tips and factoids about them, more, presented in both an educational and humorous manner. Hardcover with dust jacket, contains bibliography, indexed, 206pp. A very nice copy, the jacket neatly encased in an acid-free Brodart plastic protector. Very rare. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 00006961

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Title: Marvelous Monikers : The People Behind More ...

Publisher: Galahad Books, New York

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition (stated).

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Hardcover: 224 pages Publisher: Galahad Books; 1ST edition (October 2000) Language: English ISBN-10: 1578661013 ISBN-13: 978-1578661015 Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 5.9 x 1.1 inches Shipping Weight: 2 pounds

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