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Joseph Piercy has an MA (Hons) in English Literature from Wolverhampton University, and is the author of two previous books.
If you are interested in this then it is either the first book you have owned on the subject or you are making a worthwhile addition to your collection.Published 2 months ago by wizz
My main gripe is that the book doesn't actually deliver what the subtitle says. It's well-enough written, but ratherly thinly populated with information and facts, and it seemed... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ian Smith
This was a very interesting read. I learnt some new facts about the origins of the language and it was well structured.Published on 30 Mar. 2013 by K. Rayment
Excellent. If you want a literary essay or criticism stretching to a twenty one words or more then I will require a fee of twenty guineas!Published on 11 Jan. 2013 by Vivian
If you are interested English and etymology then this is a good read
Tails off towards the end otherwise I would have given 5 stars
We're all experts in our daily language to varying degrees, so we can apply the information in this book to the language we know today. Read morePublished on 27 Nov. 2012 by S. A. Parkin