Brewer's dictionary of names /

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Author / Creator:Room, Adrian
Imprint:New York : Cassell, 1992.
Description:xxix, 610 p. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:English language -- Etymology -- Names -- Dictionaries.
English language -- Etymology -- Names.
Dictionaries.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1577896
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ISBN:0304340774 : $30.00
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Summary:Sterling Publishing Co. makes this dictionary available in the US. Over 8,000 entries contain origins and meanings of place-names from around the world; first names, surnames, and trade names; names of animals, stars, languages, ships, political parties, and criminal organizations; and names from pop music, the Bible, mythology, art, literature, sport, and history. A quick reference, remarkable in its scope. No pronunciation. No indexing or references. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Physical Description:xxix, 610 p. ; 25 cm.
ISBN:0304340774 : $30.00