The Fascinating World of Authorisms: Words Created by Writers

Interesting Literature In this week’s Dispatches from The Secret Library, Dr Oliver Tearle reads Paul Dickson’s Authorisms: Words Wrought by Writers All words have to start somewhere, of course. But many of them are of anonymous authorship. The small amount of success I’ve had in getting the word ‘bibliosmia’ into general circulation has demonstrated that,Continue reading “The Fascinating World of Authorisms: Words Created by Writers”