An essay on the archaiology of popular English phrases and nursery rhymes / by John Bellenden Ker.
|Main Author:||Ker, John Bellenden, 1765?-1842.|
Southampton : Fletcher, 1834.
English language > Etymology.
English language > Terms and phrases.
Published by Fletcher and Son in Southampton and by Black, Young & Young in London.
Kennedy 8280, citing the Gentleman's Magazine: "In this amusing book the author saw everything through Dutch spectacles".
First Edition. Nursery rhymes and obscure English phrases are interpreted in relation to Dutch.
viii, 163 p. ;
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