Chambers Dictionary of Etymology
ISBN10: 0550142304 ISBN13: 9780550142306 Contributors: Barnhart, Robert K. (Editor); Steinmetz, Sol (Editor) Publisher: Chambers Harrap Pub Ltd Published: Sep 15 1999 Pages: 1284 Weight: 4.80lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 7.25" Depth: 2.25" Language: English
With over 30,000 entries, Chambers Dictionary of Etymology is a prestigious and scholarly dictionary that explains where English words come from. An important etymological resource for the expert, it is also a useful reference source for the general reader.