Cover to cover

February 25, 2014 at 10:39 am Leave a comment

When Mr A and I were in Melbourne in January – it seems like ages ago now – we paid a visit to one of our favourite bookstores, Metropolis, and this is one of the special books that came home with us. It’s exactly as described: a miscellany of terms used to quantify groups of things. It’s the kind of book that I would have read from cover to cover as a child!

Compendium of Collective Nouns book

As you can see, it’s going to be a great source of inspiration and is already collecting a few post-it notes for a new series of woodcuts Mr A is planning. Me? I just want to make a circus of puffin cushions!

Compendium of Collective Nouns book

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