Literally Entitled: A Dictionary of the Origins of the Titles of Over 1300 Major Literary Works of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Literally Entitled: A Dictionary of the Origins of the Titles of Over 1300 Major Literary Works of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

By: Adrian Room (author)Paperback

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The titles are primarily from fiction (including, along with novels, particularly important poetry, plays, and short stories), though a few are from literary works of nonfiction. Each entry gives title, author, year of publication, and a detailed explanation of the story behind the title.

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About Author

A noted toponymist and onomastician, Adrian Room is the author of more than 40 reference books. He lives in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/12/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780786440931
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 255
  • ID: 9780786440931
  • weight: 340
  • ISBN10: 0786440937

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