[DWJ] New edition of Neverwhere

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Thu Nov 17 11:35:11 EST 2005


On Nov 17, 2005, at 4:21 AM, Paul Andinach wrote:

> On Tue, 15 Nov 2005 minnow at belfry.org.uk wrote:
>
> I've just got around to checking my two usual dictionaries:
>
> The desk dictionary at home (199? Concise Oxford) has neither word.
>
> dictionary.com (in this case, chanelling 199? Webster's) has "roon"
> (but not "rund"), quoting from an unspecified poem by a poet who died
> in 1820.

1913 Webster's unabridged.

I do think it's amusing that Minnow ran across it while chasing down
'rubric'.

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- Treat the Earth well.
    It was not given to you by your parents.
    It was loaned to you by your children.

                   - Kenyan proverb




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