A hog on ice : and other curious expressions / by Charles Earle Funk ; with illustrations by Tom Funk.

; Funk, Tom
1st ed.. New York : Harper and Brothers Publishers, [1948] .

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Other Authors Funk, Tom.
Subjects English language -- Idioms.
English language -- Terms and phrases.
English language.
Description 214 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1948]
©1948
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Summary A lexicographer compiles data on the origins and meanings of a treasury of more than four hundred curious sayings and expressions, from "letting the cat out of the bag" to "going on a wild-goose chase."
Genre Terms and phrases.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4819191
(OCoLC)ocm04819191
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WorldCat Identities Funk, Charles Earle, 1881-1957.
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