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Coined by Shakespeare: Words and Meanings First Used by the Bardby Jeffrey Mcquain
Synopses & Reviews
The first book ever to focus on Shakespeare's coinages.<BR>- Covers terms and meanings still used today<BR>- Includes quizzes on Shakespearean trivia<BR>- A must for Bardophiles everywhere!
Book News Annotation:
From assassination to zany, entries explain the source of each word, their modern history, and their precise location within Shakespeare's works. Quizzes interspersed throughout test bardophiles on their knowledge of first lines and other trivia.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
-- The first book ever to focus on Shakespeare's coinages
-- Explore the inventiveness and wordplay of the man who has most widely enriched our daily vocabulary
-- A must for Bardophiles everywhere!
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