We use these phrases every day and yet have little or no idea where many of them come from. Here, Albert Jack, author of the bestselling Red Herrings and White Elephants, takes us on another rollercoaster ride through the fascinating origins of hundreds of our favourite expressions (and comes up trumps). --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Quite a good coffee/bedside table,not sure about one or two of the origins stated but all in all okPublished 6 months ago by Michael A. Knight
great little book. Always looking up expressions, very interesting to learn more about their origins. Great stocking fillerPublished 6 months ago by Mark Cribb