The author of the best-selling Dr Johnson’s Reliquary of Rediscovered Words, presents another feast of rare and unusual words and off-the-wall comment.

WARNING! – Do you regard Alfred Hitchcock as a truly great movie director? Do you just love Wordsworth’s poetry?
Do you believe that fashion designers aren’t fundamentally evil?

If you answer ‘yes’ to any of these questions, you are advised to KEEP WELL CLEAR of this book.