Author:ESPY, Willard R


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The Game of Words

By: ESPY, Willard R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bramhall House: 1987

Stock No.: 41245

ISBN: 0517177846

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

From the jacket flap: "Infinitely varied examples of the agony, ecstasy, freakishness and fun of the English language which will warm the hearts, prick the minds and stir the risibilities of rhymesters, punsters, scholars, schoolboys, slangers, wallflowers, wits and wordgamers." The author has a lot of fun showing the reader the many ways wordplay can be used in the English language, with dozens of riddles, puzzles and other word-related fun. --- In full tan leather-look paper-covered boards. Titling to spine in blue foil, wrapped in typographic jacket. --- A clean, bright, tightly-bou... View more info