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From the author of The Transitive Vampire comes another wonderfully quirky and imaginative work that invites readers to look at words in a new way.
Hardcover, 134 pages
Published February 11th 1989 by Crown
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Karen Elizabeth Gordon, who is most well-known for her comic language handbooks The New Well-Tempered Sentence and The Deluxe Transitive Vampire, is also author to a collection of short stories published by Dalkey Archive Press. The Red Shoes and Other Tattered Tales was hailed by many critics as Rabelaisian in its humor.

Gordon resides alternately in Berkeley, California and Paris.

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The Deluxe Transitive Vampire: A Handbook of Grammar for the Innocent, the Eager and the Doomed Paris Out of Hand: A Wayward Guide The New Well Tempered Sentence: A Punctuation Handbook for the Innocent, the Eager, and the Doomed The Disheveled Dictionary: A Curious Caper Through Our Sumptuous Lexicon Torn Wings and Faux Pas: A Flashbook of Style, a Beastly Guide Through the Writer's Labyrinth

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