Search - List of Books by Michael Quinion

Michael Quinion is a British etymologist and writer. He runs the web site World Wide Words, devoted to linguistics. He graduated from Cambridge University, where he studied physical sciences after which he joined BBC radio as a studio manager.

Writer   more �

World Wide Words   more �

This author page uses material from the Wikipedia article "Michael Quinion", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Total Books: 11
Why is Q Always Followed by U Word-Perfect Answers to the Most-Asked Questions About Language
Gallimaufry A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary
2009 - Gallimaufry a Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780199551026
ISBN-10: 0199551022
Genre: Reference
  ?

Gallimaufry A Hodge Podge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary
2007 - Gallimaufry a Hodge Podge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199231584
ISBN-10: 0199231583
Genre: Reference
  ?

Gallimaufry A Hodge-Podge of Words Vanishing from Our Vocabulary
2006 - Gallimaufry a Hodge-podge of Words Vanishing From Our Vocabulary (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780198610625
ISBN-10: 0198610629
Genre: Reference
  ?

Ballyhoo Buckaroo and Spuds  Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins
2006 - Ballyhoo Buckaroo and Spuds Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060851538
ISBN-10: 0060851538
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 1

Ologies and Isms A Dictionary of Word Beginnings and Endings
2005 - Ologies and Isms a Dictionary of Word Beginnings and Endings [Oxford Paperback Reference] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780192806406
ISBN-10: 0192806408
Genre: Reference
  ?

Ballyhoo Buckaroo and Spuds Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins
2004 - Ballyhoo Buckaroo and Spuds Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781588342195
ISBN-10: 1588342190
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 1

Port Out Starboard Home
2004 - Port Out Starboard Home (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780140515343
ISBN-10: 0140515348
Genre: Reference
  ?

Ologies and Isms Word Beginnings and Endings
2003 - Ologies and Isms Word Beginnings and Endings [Oxford Paperback Reference] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780192801234
ISBN-10: 0192801236
Genre: Reference
  ?

Port Out Starboard Home
Port Out Starboard Home (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780141012230
ISBN-10: 0141012234
Genre: Reference
  ?

Ballyhoo Buckaroo and Spuds Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins