- Words used in Swaledale, Yorkshire
- Words used in the neighborhood of Whitby
- Cleveland Words
- An Alphabet of Kenticisms
- Surrey Provincialisms
- Oxfordshire Words
- South Warwickshire Words
New knowledge, when to any purpose, must come by contemplation of old knowledge, in every matter which concerns thought; mechanical contrivance sometimes, not very often, escapes this rule. All the men who are now called discoverers, in every matter ruled by thought, have been men versed in the minds of their predecessors and learned in what had been before them. There is not one exception.
Augustus de Morgan, A Budget of Paradoxes.
From E to Ezod, which completes volume 3 of the OED.
From D to Dziggetai, which is a species of equine quadruped native to Central Asia.
Here’s a nice one from the Library of Congress collection:
First up is a collection of links for my various monomanias.