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The devil's dictionary.

Author: Ambrose Bierce
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications [1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hundreds of pointed definitions, maxims, apocryphal quotations, and satirical verses attest to the power of the author's delightful, incisive wit.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Dictionaries Humor
Diccionarios
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914?
Devil's dictionary.
New York, Dover Publications [1958]
(OCoLC)988107588
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ambrose Bierce
ISBN: 0486204871 9780486204871
OCLC Number: 244299
Notes: Published in part in 1906 under title: The cynic's word book.
Description: 145 pages 21 cm

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Hundreds of pointed definitions, maxims, apocryphal quotations, and satirical verses attest to the power of the author's delightful, incisive wit.

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