I love me, vol. I: S. Wordrow's palindrome encyclopedia : being a magic mirror, master key, and treasure map to some well-defined cracks and hot spots in reality (all-round trips) arranged alphabetically from AA to ZZZ-ZZZ-ZZZ
S. Wordrow's Palindrome Encyclopedia revealed and interpreted by Michael Donner. "Packs a record-breaking 35,000 cross-referenced palindromes into a tongue-in-cheek reference book that is a must-have for crossword puzzlers, word lovers, or anyone who loves the absurd."--Houston Tribune; "Silliness is the unabashed point in these 400-plus pages."--Sun-Times (Chicago); "This is surely the most thorough survey of words that come and go the same way."--William Safire, The New York Times Magazine; "Har-har! Rah-Rah!"--The Orlando Sentinel. A QUALITY PAPERBACK BOOK CLUB selection.
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I love me, vol. I: S. Wordrow's palindrome encyclopedia: being a magic mirror, master key, and treasure map to some well-defined cracks and hot spots in reality (all-round trips) arranged alphabetically from AA to ZZZ-ZZZ-ZZZUser Review - Book Verdict
A palindrome is a phrase that reads the same backward as forward, e.g., "Nemo, we revere women." Donner, a founding editor of Games magazine, presents a collection here for readers who revel in word games. Donner includes amusing and informative commentaries for many of the entries and frequently acknowledges his sources, enabling the curious to go further. Too many palindromes strain at sense--"Separate tar apes!"--but others delight--"Dog doo! Good God!" OCLC lists dozens of palindrome collections, but the 3500 entries in this volume seem to make it more comprehensive than most. Libraries lacking a good-sized and up-to-date palindrome collection will be well served by this one.--Peter A. Dollard, Alma Coll. Lib., Mt. Pleasant, Mich.
Review: I Love Me, Vol. I: S. Wordrow's Palidrome EncyclopediaUser Review - Goodreads
Only absolute weirdos like me would find this dictionary of palindromes so fun and entertaining.