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Words : a book about the origins of everyday words and phrases / by Jane Sarnoff and Reynold Ruffins.

Sarnoff, Jane. (Author). Ruffins, Reynold, (Added Author).


Traces the origin of common American-English words and phrases. Also explains how the English language developed and words are formed.

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  • ISBN: 0684169584 :
  • Physical Description: 64 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : C. Scribner, c1981.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Subject: English language > Etymology > Juvenile literature.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J 422 SAR (Text) 000091837 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Checked out 04/08/2023

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