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The Dream Encyclopedia: Second Edition
James R. Lewis & Evelyn Dorothy Oliver.
 
Publisher: Visible Ink
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781578592166
Daedalus Item Code: 64193
 
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Life Skills: How to Do Almost Anything
Editors of the Chicago Tribune.
 
Publisher: Midway
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781572841499
Daedalus Item Code: 64278
 
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Other Wordly: Words Both Strange and Lovely from Around the World
Yee-Lum Mak. Kelsey Garrity-Riley, illus.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781452125343.  Daedalus Item Code: 69513
 
Discover words to surprise, delight, and enamor in this little book, from tartle, a Scottish term for hesitating while introducing or meeting someone because you have forgotten his name, to ... (Read More)
 
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The American Heritage Dictionary Office Edition: Fourth Edition

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780618077069.  Daedalus Item Code: 64039
 
Here's a hefty yet handy paperback edition of the classic American Heritage dictionary, with precise definitions of classic or more common words, as well as explanations of newer words from such ... (Read More)
 
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Words in Time and Place: Exploring Language Through the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary
David Crystal.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199680474.  Daedalus Item Code: 63897
 
Writer, editor, and lecturer David Crystal—also the author of such language books as The Story of English in 100 Words—here pursues a chronological approach to particular groups of words, ... (Read More)
 
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The American Heritage Thesaurus for Learners of English
Joyce LeBaron & Susannah LeBaron.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780618129904.  Daedalus Item Code: 63846
 
Designed for those learning English as a second language, this durable desk-reference thesaurus provides clear information for choosing the best synonym among the sometimes overwhelming list of ... (Read More)
 
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Mr Key's Shorter Potted Brief, Brief Lives
Frank Key.
Publisher: Constable.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781472115232.  Daedalus Item Code: 64481
 
Having considered writing an update of John Aubrey's Brief Lives, Frank Key concluded that some books are unimproveable, and instead opted to collect a single, unadorned fact about each of his ... (Read More)
 
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The Illustrated Book of Sayings: Curious Expressions from Around the World
Ella Frances Sanders.
Publisher: Ten Speed.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781607749332.  Daedalus Item Code: 69422
 
As she did in her charming and illuminating debut Lost in Translation, writer and illustrator Ella Frances Sanders again gathers words from around the world with nuances somewhat elusive in ... (Read More)
 
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Don't Forget to Sing in the Lifeboats: And 366 Other Bits of Uncommon Wisdom for Uncommon Times
Kathryn & Ross Petras.
Publisher: Workman.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780761156147.  Daedalus Item Code: 64466
 
When life hands you lemons, it's inspiring to hear from people who've made (and drunk) the lemonade. People who've been there and done that, who've graduated from the school of hard knocks and never ... (Read More)
 
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How to Do (Just About) Anything on a Computer (Microsoft Windows 7): Hundreds of Ways to Get More Out of Your PC

Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781606523384.  Daedalus Item Code: 64260
 
Learn and get practical advice on how to buy and sell on eBay, create a blog, organize your recipes, design an invitation, track your budget, and more with this handy reference. Beginning with ... (Read More)
 
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Uglier Than a Monkey's Armpit: Untranslatable Insults, Put-Downs and Curses from Around the World
Robert Vanderplank.
Publisher: Boxtree.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752226484.  Daedalus Item Code: 64553
 
They're the words you won't learn in any regular language class. Whether borne out of surprise, anger, passion, or humor, curses and insults make up some of the most colorful and profound phrases in ... (Read More)
 
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How to Sound Cultured: Master The 250 Names That Intellectuals Love To Drop Into Conversation
Thomas W. Hodgkinson & Hubert Van Den Bergh.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781785780936.  Daedalus Item Code: 64323
 
Which philosopher had the maddest hairstyle? What novelist drank 50 cups of black coffee every day? And what on earth did Simone de Beauvoir see in Jean-Paul Sartre, anyway? Teaming with Thomas ... (Read More)
 
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