bookshelves: fradio, radio-4, winter-20122013, nonfiction, published-2012
Read from November 30 to December 08, 2012
The Etymologicon was last year's surprise runaway bestseller. The author has now assembled The Horologicon, or book of hours, to delight his audience with a feast of words appropriate to a precise moment of the day.
Written by Mark Forsyth Read by Hugh Dennis Abridged and produced by Jane Marshall A Jane Marshall production for BBC Radio4
Theme tune is Camille Saint-Saëns - Danse Macabre
4* The Etymologicon
3* The Horologicon