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The Novel Cure: From Abandonment to Zestlessness: 751 Books to Cure What Ails You
3.90
Aug 12, 2013
Aug 13, 2013
 
Shady Characters: The Secret Life of Punctuation, Symbols, & Other Typographical Marks
3.97
Aug 13, 2013
Aug 04, 2013
 
Um...: Slips, Stumbles, and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean
3.10
Jan 28, 2011
Jan 26, 2011
 
By Hook or by Crook
3.59
Aug 31, 2010
Aug 30, 2010
 
The Secret Life of Words: How English Became English
3.63
Jul 25, 2010
Aug 05, 2009
 
Word Play: What Happens When People Talk
4.04
Dec 28, 2008
Dec 09, 2008
 
The Prodigal Tongue: Dispatches from the Future of English
3.64
Aug 18, 2008
Jun 17, 2008
 
Reading the OED: One Man, One Year, 21,730 Pages
3.65
Jun 23, 2008
Jun 11, 2008
 
Wordwatching: Field Notes of an Amateur Philologist
3.86
Jan 2008
Jan 05, 2008
 
The Story of French
3.89
Sep 2007
Sep 09, 2007
 
Word Freak: Heartbreak, Triumph, Genius, and Obsession in the World of Competitive SCRABBLE Players
3.80
Jul 2007
Jul 10, 2007
 
The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention
4.19
Jun 2007
May 26, 2007
 
Talk Talk Talk: Decoding the Mysteries of Speech
3.77
Oct 2006
May 08, 2007
 
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way
3.98
Apr 2004
May 07, 2007
 
The Language of Names: What We Call Ourselves and Why It Matters
3.05
Nov 2006
May 06, 2007
 
Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States
3.86
May 2007
May 06, 2007
 
Spoken Here: Travels Among Threatened Languages
3.82
Sep 2005
May 06, 2007
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