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Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable

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From the Bloomsbury Group to the Camberwell Carrot, Samuel Johnson to Boris Johnson and Oranges and Lemons to apples and pears, Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable gathers together the people, places, events, culture, anecdotes, slang and catchphrases that make London one of the greatest cities on Earth.Perfect for looking up something interesting that you've ...more
Hardcover, 608 pages
Published July 30th 2010 by Chambers (first published 2009)
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This is the book I pick up while I'm waiting for my computer to boot-up. Open it at random, read a definition. I think it's called bibliomancy. Always an adventure!
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