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ISBN: 9781848314153 - The Horologicon
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The Horologicon

A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language

Mark Forsyth

ISBN: 9781848314153
Format: Hardback
Publisher:Icon Books Ltd


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Mark Forsyth's bestselling day in the life of unusual, beautiful and forgotten English words, in paperback for the first time

 

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'Reading The Horologicon in one sitting is very tempting' -- Roland White, Sunday Times 'A magical new book ... Forsyth unveils a selection of those obsolete, but oh-so-wonderful words' -- Daily Mail 'Whether you are out on the pickaroon or ogo-pogoing for a bellibone, The Horologicon is a lexical lamppost' -- The Field 'A delightfully eccentric ... illuminating new book.' -- Daily Mail 'A magical new book ... Forsyth unveils a selection of those obsolete, but oh-so-wonderful words.' -- Daily Mail

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