Tagged: Mark Forsyth

Viking to publish Forsyth's history of drunkenness

Mark Forsyth, author behind bestselling books The Etymologicon, The Horologicon and The Elements of Eloquence, all published with Icon, is writing a second book for Viking, this time on the history of... Read more

Author Mark Forsyth moves to Viking

Author Mark Forsyth who specialises in the meaning and etymology of English words, has moved to publisher Viking from Icon Books.... Read more

Zyxt appeal: the secret language of words

Mark Forsyth's new book The Etymologicon explores the secret meanings of words, from "Walthamstow" to "zyxt" Read more

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