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The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park
4.00
Nov 22, 2010
Oct 23, 2009
 
Bastard Tongues: A Trailblazing Linguist Finds Clues to Our Common Humanity in the World's Lowliest Languages
3.75
Jul 16, 2009
Jun 11, 2009
 
Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals About the Mind
3.95
Apr 25, 2010
Jun 11, 2009
 
Spellbound: The Surprising Origins and Astonishing Secrets of English Spelling
3.70
Sep 19, 2008
Apr 26, 2009
 
Think On My Words: Exploring Shakespeare's Language
3.62
Apr 19, 2009
Apr 08, 2009
 
Biting the Wax Tadpole: Confessions of a Language Fanatic
3.57
Mar 22, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
 
The Linguist and the Emperor: Napoleon and Champollion's Quest to Decipher the Rosetta Stone
3.07
Mar 11, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
 
The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.97
May 30, 2009
Feb 05, 2009
 
Expletive Deleted: A Good Look at Bad Language
3.46
Oct 24, 2008
Feb 05, 2009
 
In the Land of Invented Languages: Esperanto Rock Stars, Klingon Poets, Loglan Lovers, and the Mad Dreamers Who Tried to Build a Perfect Language
4.06
May 20, 2009
Feb 05, 2009
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