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How to avoid huge ships : and other implausibly titled books

Author: Bookseller (Firm)
Publisher: London : Aurum, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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2008 marks the 30th anniversary of the Diagram Prize, the momentous annual contest to determine the oddest book title of the year. Founded in 1978 by book packagers the Diagram Group to lighten spirits on a dull afternoon at the Frankfurt Book Fair, the prize is a joyous celebration of the barmy side of publishing. Now, for the first time, 50 of the funniest Diagram winners and runners-up are reproduced in full  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bookseller (Firm)
ISBN: 9781845133214 1845133218
OCLC Number: 224896441
Notes: Published in association with the Bookseller.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: introduction by Joel Rickett.

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* Appeals to thriving market for quirky giftbooks on offbeat subjects * Published in association with The Bookseller, who will promote continuously in 2008 * There will be a 30th-anniversary 'Diagram  Read more...

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