The Lexicon: A Cornucopia of Wonderful Words for the Inquisitive Word Lover
This boon to logophiles, culled from Buckley: The Right Word, presents the authors most erudite, outreacute;, and interesting words - from prehensile and sciolist to rubric and histrionic - complete with definitions, examples, and usage notes. Introduction by Jesse Sheidlower; illustrations by Arnold Roth.
Author: William F. Buckley Jr., William F. Buckl
Edition: (Edition: 1)
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Release Date: 1998-10-15