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Author Forsyth, Mark, author.

Title The horologicon: a day's jaunt through the lost words of the English language [Hoopla electronic resource] / Mark Forsyth.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Gildan Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Don Hagen.
Summary 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. Though you are sure to become a sparkling deipnosopbist by dinner. Just don't get too vinomadefied; a drunk dinner companion is never appreciated. The Horologicon (or book of hours) contains the most extraordinary words in the English language, arranged according to what hour of the day you might need them. From Mark Forsyth, the author of the #1 international bestseller, The Etymologicon, comes a book of weird words for familiar situations. From ante-jentacular to snudge by way of quafftide and wamblecropt, at last you can say, with utter accuracy, exactly what you mean.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject English language -- Obsolete words. -- Sound recordings.
English language -- Etymology. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Hagen, Don, narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781469029139 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1469029138 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11212759
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