A Book About A Thousand Things.

By: Stimson, George.

Price: $18.00

Quantity: 1 available


CR 1946 with 552 pages w/index. Gray covers with red and gold, dust jacket has pieces missing, bad tears. Overall good. The author is a pursuer of how and why and when, a relentless searcher into origins, etc. Wha t famous Queen had 6 fingers on one hand? How did monkey get into monkey wrench? Why are sailors called gobs? Why are Irishmen called "Paddies"? What is a cowtree? Do hogs cut their throats while swim ming? These and many more questions are answered in this delightful book. history, americana.

Title: A Book About A Thousand Things.

Author Name: Stimson, George.

Categories: Americana,

Publisher: Published by Harper & Bros.,:

Binding: Hard Cover

Seller ID: 001450

Keywords: Americana, Trivia