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The Guinness Book of Words [Paperback]

Martin H. Manser , Beatrice Frei

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Oct 1991 0851129463 978-0851129464 2nd Revised edition
From rhetoric to slang and from definitions to catchphrases, this guide to the world of words aims to be both informative and entertaining. It covers word origins, alphabets, dictionaries, puns, puzzles, proverbs, graffiti, new words and quotations, with a new section on the oddities of English.

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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Guinness World Records Limited; 2nd Revised edition edition (Oct 1991)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0851129463
  • ISBN-13: 978-0851129464
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 16.8 x 1.3 cm
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 185,198 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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