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5.0 out of 5 stars Definitive collection
'The Devil's Dictionary' is an interesting, very intellectually cynical collection of proposed definitions to words collected by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce, a journalist, writer, Civil War veteran, and general misanthrope, who disappeared without a trace in Mexico about 1914. In the words of H.L. Mencken, Bierce has produced 'some of the most gorgeous...
Published on 29 Dec 2005 by Kurt Messick

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1.0 out of 5 stars Diabolical formatting from so-called publisher
I wanted a clean, well set out version of this classic for my Kindle, so I trusted the claims of ease of navigation and professional layout by the publisher.
The table of contents has been crudely pasted at the start, as is the content: THERE IS NO TEXT FORMATTING; i.e. indents or line spacing that even my grandchildren can achieve on their 'front page' homework...
Published on 26 Jan 2012 by Carol P


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5.0 out of 5 stars Beautifully illustrated edition, 31 Aug 2014
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Hilarious. Beautifully illustrated edition.
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