free counter statistics

The Lost Words

The Lost Words

ISBN 10 : 9781849545235
ISBN 13 : 1849545235

Philip Howard's legendary 'Lost Words' column has been appearing weekly in The Times for many years, wittily illuminating a raft of the most obscure, esoteric words the English lan..


Unearthing The Lost Words Of Jesus

ISBN 10 : IND:30000060910910
ISBN 13 :

Describes the discovery of the manuscripts containing the Gospel of Thomas, and presents a translation of the work..


Lost For Words

ISBN 10 : 0300106998
ISBN 13 : 9780300106992

Examines the hidden history through which the Oxford English Dictionary came into being in a study that traces the personal battles involved in chronicling an ever-changing languag..


Lost For Words

ISBN 10 : 9781447253440
ISBN 13 : 1447253442

'Belly-achingly hilarious' Sunday Times 'Written with restless wit . . . a pleasure.' Observer 'What makes you smile, and smile, and smile is the elegance of the writing. Seldom wa..


The Horologicon

ISBN 10 : 9781101605769
ISBN 13 : 1101605766

Do you wake up feeling rough? Then you’re philogrobolized. Find yourself pretending to work? That’s fudgelling. And this could lead to rizzling, if you feel sleepy after lunch...


Lost Words

ISBN 10 : 9780811224772
ISBN 13 : 0811224775

Winner of the Viareggio Prize, a vivid portrait of Italy on the brink of social upheaval in the 1970s. Inside an apartment building on the outskirts of Milan, the working-class res..


Lost For Words

ISBN 10 : 9781785762604
ISBN 13 : 1785762605

Compelling, irresistible and heart-rending. Perfect for fans of The Keeper of Lost Things and Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine. 'Quirky, clever and unputdownable.' Katie Fforde ..