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The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal
Tintin and the Lake of Sharks by Hergé

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  1. The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language by Mark Forsyth (2011)
  2. Flight 714 (The Adventures of Tintin) by Hergé (1968)
  3. The Stratoship H.22 (Destination New York) by Hergé (1972)
  4. The Secret Ray (The ‘Manitoba’ No Reply) by Hergé (1966)
  5. Words in Time: Social History of English Vocabulary by Geoffrey Hughes (1988)
  6. Asterix and the Normans by René Goscinny (1966)
  7. Borrowed Words: A History of Loanwords in English by Philip P. Durkin (2014)
  8. Spell It Out: The Curious, Enthralling and Extraordinary Story of English Spelling by David Crystal (1636)
  9. Tintin and the World of Herge: An Illustrated History by Benoit Peeters (1983)
  10. OK: The Improbable Story of America's Greatest Word by Allan Metcalf (2011)
  11. Words in Time and Place: Exploring Language Through the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary by David Crystal (2014)
  12. The Tenderfoot by Morris (1971)
  13. Shady Characters: The Secret Life of Punctuation, Symbols, and Other Typographical Marks by Keith Houston (1900)
  14. The Adventure of English: 500AD to 2000: The Biography of a Language by Melvyn Bragg (2003)
  15. Making a Point: The Persnickety Story of English Punctuation by David Crystal (2015)

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