Words I like from Joris-Karl Huysmans’s “Against Nature” Part 2

by Nick

  1. Solanaceae (95)
  2. Aventurines (96)
  3. Adjuvant (101)
  4. Frangipane (104)
  5. Alembics (106)
  6. Pleonastic (107)
  7. Torrefaction (108)
  8. Jonquil (110)
  9. Strigils (112)
  10. Macadam (113)
  11. Passe-Partout (121)
  12. Gamboge (121)
  13. Lenitives ()
  14. Bibulous (132)
  15. Mirific (132)
  16. Grisailles (138)
  17. Ultramontane (140)
  18. Geldings (150)
  19. Sippets (152)
  20. Malaga (157)
  21. Sudorific (170)
  22. Solecisms (171)
  23. Cantharides (174)
  24. Prolegomena (179)
  25. Uncial (180)
  26. Cohobated (183)
  27. Motets (187)
  28. Melomaniacs (189)
  29. Aperient (194)
  30. Antemetic (195)
  31. Dalmatics (195)
  32. Litharge (201)
  33. Caliphate (202)
  34. Bagnio (203)
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