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100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses
Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780618493333.  Daedalus Item Code: 61882
 
Even if you pride yourself on your grammar and vocabulary, there's a chance that you may have confused "averse" with "adverse," or forgotten that "enormity" suggests evil deeds rather than largeness. ... (Read More)
 
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21st Century Dodos: A Collection of Endangered Objects (and Other Stuff)
Steve Stack.
Publisher: Friday Project.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007484669.  Daedalus Item Code: 60391
 
Self-professed publisher, blogger, tea drinker, and cake eater Steve Stack—a.k.a. MeAndMyBigMouth blogger Scott Pack—here offers a charmingly nostalgic and opinionated catalogue of those objects that ... (Read More)
 
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40: A Doonesbury Retrospective
G.B. Trudeau.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: slipcased.
ISBN: 9780740797354.  Daedalus Item Code: 50721
 
If you own only one book on Garry Trudeau's Pulitzer Prize–winning comic strip Doonesbury, this should be the one. The huge, slipcased volume surveys the full series from 1970 to 2010, and is ... (Read More)
 
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The American Idea: The Best of The Atlantic Monthly: 150 Years of Writers and Thinkers Who Shaped Our History
Robert Vare, ed.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767926843.  Daedalus Item Code: 62258
 
"What is 'the American idea'?" asked the Atlantic Monthly's editors in 2006. "It is the fractious, maddening approach to the conduct of human affairs that values equality despite its ... (Read More)
 
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The Best American Comics 2015
Jonathan Lethem, ed. Bill Kartalopoulos, series ed.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544107700.  Daedalus Item Code: 59573
 
The author of nine novels, including Motherless Brooklyn and The Fortress of Solitude, Jonathan Lethem is no stranger to comics; he revived Marvel's cult classic Omega the ... (Read More)
 
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2015
Adam Johnson, intro. & ed. 826 National, series ed.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544569638.  Daedalus Item Code: 59576
 
Founded by former series editor Dave Eggers and his high-school-age writing students at 826 Valencia in San Francisco, this enormously popular series is edited this year by Adam Johnson, a creative ... (Read More)
 
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Bi-Curious George: An Unauthorized Parody
Andrew Simonian.
Publisher: Cider Mill.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781604332834.  Daedalus Item Code: 62857
 
"George was a straight little monkey but always very ... curious. One day George saw a man. He had on a sassy purple beret. And George got excited, despite himself." Not just a parody, but a very ... (Read More)
 
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The Biteback Dictionary of Humorous Literary Quotations
Fred Metcalf.
Publisher: Biteback Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849542265.  Daedalus Item Code: 62117
 
From quotes on language itself ("The English have no respect for their language, and will not teach their children to speak it," wrote George Bernard Shaw in the preface to Pygmalion) to ... (Read More)
 
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Bum Fodder: An Absorbing History of Toilet Paper
Richard Smyth.
Publisher: Souvenir.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780285641143.  Daedalus Item Code: 61056
 
In medieval China it was cutting-edge technology. For 19th-century Americans it was a newfangled alternative to dried corncobs and the Sears & Roebuck catalogue, while wits in Georgian London ... (Read More)
 
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The Color of Food: Stories of Race, Resilience and Farming
Natasha Bowens.
Publisher: New Society.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780865717893.  Daedalus Item Code: 69117
 
When we imagine the typical American farmer, many people visualize sun-roughened skin, faded overalls, and calloused hands—hands that are usually white. Though the trend of organic farming and ... (Read More)
 
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Consult the Oracle: A Victorian Guide to Folklore and Fortune Telling
Gabriel Nostradamus. Fern Riddell, ed.
Publisher: Old House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781908402738.  Daedalus Item Code: 51472
 
Tappings on tables, questionable curatives, old wives' tales, whispers from beyond the grave—the Victorians were fascinated by superstitions and the supernatural. This little book, originally ... (Read More)
 
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The Dictionary of Bullshit: A Shamelessly Opinionated Guide to All That is Absurd, Misleading and Insincere
Nick Webb.
Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781402207808.  Daedalus Item Code: 61920
 
In this hilarious, irreverent, and generally subversive compendium of what passes for discourse today, Nick Webb savages the blatant deceits, clichés, jargon, and spin found in the realms of ... (Read More)
 
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