Title WORDS IN SEASON
Book Condition Tiny smudge to one page, one corner tip very lightly bumped, else this would be a fine copy in decorated boards; in a matching dust jacket that has been neatly price-clipped by the publisher and a new price rubber-stamped to the lower front flap.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Soho Square, London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1961.
Seller ID 39137.00
Amateur (in the truest sense) word fancier Brown turns his easy-going scholarship and appealing prose style to the investigation of words associated with the seasons, following the year as it ripens in blossom and fruit, sports and recreations.
Language. Words. Etymology. Flora and Fauna.