Espy, Willard R.
Title: O Thou Improper, Thou Uncommon Noun An Etymology of Words That Once Were Names
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher:  Clarkson N. Potter 1978
ISBN Number: 0517530813 / 9780517530818
Seller ID: 10833
Light creasing to covers, a little corner curling, a few small stains outer edge of pages. Interior of pages are clean and unmarked. From the author: "Taken massively, Improper, Uncommon Nouns are dangerous to the health. Try one here, one there. If there are no disagreeable side effects, such as breaking out in a rash, taste again, but sparingly and at intervals. Otherwise you may become seriously ill." ; 4to 11" - 13" tall