It's Greek to me! : brush up your classics

by Michael Macrone

Paper Book, 1992

Call number

880.0142

Publication

London : Pavilion, 1992

Description

Here is a fabulous and fun reference guide to the Latin and Greek origins of such words and expressions as "windbag" and "seize the day," as well as a lively tour through the literature and life of ancient times. With fun black-and-white illustrations, this irreverent and informative book provides history, maps, and even a glossary for a unique way to revisit the ancient classics.

DDC/MDS

880.0142

Physical description

xiv, 238 p.; 19 cm

ISBN

1851459723 / 9781851459728

Language

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