Real McCoy and 149 other Eponyms

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Real McCoy and 149 other Eponyms

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Author :   Claire Cock-Starkey
Publisher :   The Bodleian Library
Published :   12/10/2018
ISBN :   9781851244980
Format :   Paperback
Pages :   131
Size (mm) :   184x118x18
Weight (g) :   280

Encompassing eponyms from medicine, botany, invention, science, fashion, food and literature, this book uncovers the intriguing tales of discovery, mythology, innovation and infamy behind the eponyms we use every day. The perfect addition to any wordsmith's...   Read more
Encompassing eponyms from medicine, botany, invention, science, fashion, food and literature, this book uncovers the intriguing tales of discovery, mythology, innovation and infamy behind the eponyms we use every day. The perfect addition to any wordsmith's bookshelf.