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Here Speeching American: A Very Strange Guide to English as it is Garbled Around the World
3.68
did not like it
Jul 28, 2016
Jan 25, 2009
 
The American Heritage Dictionary of Science
4.50
really liked it
not set
Jan 25, 2009
 
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature
4.28
it was amazing
not set
Jan 25, 2009
 
The Compact Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, 2 Vols w/Reading Glass
4.66
not set
Sep 30, 2010
 
Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words
3.87
not set
Oct 13, 2010
 
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.84
it was ok
Nov 17, 2010
Oct 15, 2010
 
Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain
3.80
really liked it
Apr 23, 2016
Oct 28, 2010
 
Watch Your Fucking Language: How to Swear Effectively, Explained in Explicit Detail and Enhanced by Numerous Examples Taken from Everyday Life
3.42
not set
Nov 05, 2010
 
The Great Typo Hunt: Two Friends Changing the World, One Correction at a Time
3.17
liked it
Nov 12, 2010
Nov 08, 2010
 
On Language
3.93
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
3.86
it was amazing
Nov 16, 2010
Nov 12, 2010
 
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way
3.95
not set
Nov 12, 2010
 
The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.99
not set
Nov 12, 2010
 
The Unabridged Devil's Dictionary
4.13
not set
Nov 12, 2010
 
Johnson's Dictionary: A Modern Selection
4.10
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
Roget's International Thesaurus
4.42
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
The Language Instinct
4.05
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
Usage and Abusage: A Guide to Good English
3.97
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
The Penguin Dictionary of Historical Slang
4.23
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
Knickers in a Twist: A Dictionary of British Slang
3.90
not set
Nov 13, 2010
 
Caught in the Web of Words: James A.H. Murray & the Oxford English Dictionary
4.11
not set
Nov 15, 2010
 
Cassell's Concise Latin-English, English-Latin Dictionary
4.11
not set
Nov 16, 2010
 
Webster's New World Dictionary of the American Language
3.89
it was amazing
not set
Nov 24, 2010
 
Word Mysteries and Histories: From Quiche to Humble Pie
4.00
really liked it
not set
Nov 25, 2010
 
Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
4.37
not set
Dec 04, 2011
 
Gallimaufry: A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary
3.45
not set
Dec 04, 2011
 
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language
4.21
not set
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Snark Handbook: Insult Edition: Comebacks, Taunts, and Effronteries
3.59
not set
Jan 18, 2012
 
Reading in the Brain: The Science and Evolution of a Human Invention
4.00
not set
Jan 18, 2012
 
The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations: The Illiterati's Guide to Latin Maxims, Mottoes, Proverbs, and Sayings
3.75
liked it
not set
Sep 23, 2012
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