Anonyponymous: The Forgotten People Behind Everyday Words
by John Bemelmans Marciano
2009 | ISBN-10: 1596916532 | EPUB/PDF | 160 pages | 4 MB
An encyclopedia of linguistic biographies: the witty, illustrated stories of the Earl of Sandwich, Charles Boycott, and other historical figures better known as words than people.
Eponymous, adj. Giving one’s name to a person, place, or thing.
Anonymous, adj. Anonymous.
Anonyponymous, adj. Anonymous and eponymous.