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A charming etymology tracing the shipboard origins of over 200 words and expressions, and how they came ashore into everyday conversation.

Synopsis:

Bill Beavis and Richard G. McCloskey This charming etymology explains the fascinating ship-board beginnings of over 200 words and expressions and how they came ashore to be used in everyday conversation.

Synopsis:

A charming etymology for all salty-minded people. Explains the fascinating ship-board beginnings of over 200 words and expressions, with the author's own delightful cartoons.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780924486821
Author:
Beavis, Bill
Author:
McCloskey, Richard G.
Publisher:
Sheridan House
Location:
Dobbs Ferry, NY :
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Terms and phrases
Subject:
Boating
Subject:
Etymology
Subject:
Naval art and science
Subject:
Sailors
Subject:
Figures of speech
Subject:
Figures of speech -- Dictionaries.
Subject:
Boating - General
Subject:
Nautical-Boating General
Copyright:
Series Volume:
v. 7
Publication Date:
19980831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
7.80x5.00x.31 in. .24 lbs.

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Product details 96 pages Sheridan House - English 9780924486821 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Bill Beavis and Richard G. McCloskey This charming etymology explains the fascinating ship-board beginnings of over 200 words and expressions and how they came ashore to be used in everyday conversation.
"Synopsis" by , A charming etymology for all salty-minded people. Explains the fascinating ship-board beginnings of over 200 words and expressions, with the author's own delightful cartoons.
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