Horsefeathers: & Other Curious Words - Funk, Charles Earle

If readers have ever wondered why the candy is called butterscotch; why a certain Southern food is called a hushpuppy; or why log supports in a fireplace are known as andirons, or, sometimes, firedogs; then they'll be fascinated by the origins of the over 600 words discussed in "a book that gets curiouser and curiouser as it goes along" ("San ... Read More

Horsefeathers: & Other Curious Words 2002, William Morrow & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060513375

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Horsefeathers and Other Curious Words 1994, Harper Paperbacks

ISBN-13: 9780062733535

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Horsefeathers and Other Curious Words 1986, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060913526

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