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The unabridged devil's dictionary

Author: Ambrose Bierce; David E Schultz
Publisher: Athens [u.a.] : Univ. of Georgia Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This updated edition offers some 1600 wickedly clever definitions to the vocabulary of everyday life. Little is sacred and few are safe, for Ambrose Bierce targets just about any pursuit, from  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ambrose Bierce; David E Schultz
ISBN: 0820321966 9780820321967
OCLC Number: 247024013
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [383] - 389.
Rev. ed. of: The devil's dictionary.
Description: XXIX, 404 S : Ill ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Devil's dictionary
Responsibility: Ambrose Bierce. Ed. by David E. Schultz ....

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"A compilation of all of Bierce's satirical definitions published over a forty-year period, this latest version of the "Dictionary" ('A malevolent literary device for cramping the growth of a Read more...

 
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