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Chambers Dictionary of Etymology Hardcover – 6 Aug 1999

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  • Hardcover: 1320 pages
  • Publisher: Chambers (6 Aug. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0550142304
  • ISBN-13: 978-0550142306
  • Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 5.7 x 25.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars 17 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 20,716 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'The best of scholarship ... the most user-friendly of etymological dictionaries' (University of Georgia)

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The origins and development of over 30,000 English words

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