Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary of Unusual, Obscure, and Preposterous Words
Carol Publishing Group, Jan 1, 1994 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 264 pages
Since its first release, this unique dictionary has sold more than 80,000 copies. Now, Mrs. Byrne herself has added more terms to the reference, making it the most definitive dictionary of unusual and obscure terms ever. Thousands of the weirdest words in the English language are featured, each with a clear definition. "Will give great pleasure to many".--UPI.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JacksonArthur - LibraryThing
It is unusual to find a dictionary with the holding power to keep you reading and laughing for hours, but that's what this will do. I found the "nomancies" enough of a motivation to keep reading, and ... Read full review
Review: Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary of Unusual, Obscure and Preposterous WordsUser Review - Courtney Smith Atkins - Goodreads
Cute book! A good bathroom reader to have around. Easily, this would make a funny gift for a college or H/S grad to have a as a reference on their desk. Read full review