The joy of lex: how to have fun with 860,341,500 words

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Quill, Mar 1, 1983 - Games - 310 pages
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Includes word histories, quizzes, games, puzzles and other miscellaneous information about the English language.

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Not as great a book about words as I expected it to be...interesting enough to read but not to re-read. Read full review

Contents

Amazing
3
Crosswords
12
THE DEVILS DICTIONARY
26
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

Gyles Brandreth's Breaking the Code: Westminster Diaries has been described as "by far the best political diary of recent years" by "The Times," His last book, Philip and Elizabeth: Portrait of a Marriage, published by Century, was a "Sunday Times" bestseller.