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Depraved English

Author: Peter Novobatzky; Ammon Shea
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This work collects over 300 rarely used and unimaginable words. Here is a cornucopia of peculiar appetites, unusual afflictions, unseemly secretions, ill-advised habits and strange farm practices.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Humor
Terms and phrases
Controlled vocabularies
Terms and phrases Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Novobatzky; Ammon Shea
ISBN: 0312207735 9780312207731
OCLC Number: 41096244
Description: xii, 163 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Peter Novobatzky & Ammon Shea.
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""Depraved English" is anything but depraved. Don't believe the title. It's a book on language you can read on subway, bus, and plane--though you have to be ready for surprised looks when you laugh Read more...

 
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