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The Resource In other words : an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases, Christopher J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester

In other words : an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases, Christopher J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester

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In other words : an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases
Title
In other words
Title remainder
an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases
Statement of responsibility
Christopher J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Take a trip around the world of words with this quirky lexicon of linguistic gems from over 35 cultures. In Other Words is a unique collection of well-known and absolutely obscure untranslatable linguistic gems that convey a feeling or notion with satisfying precision yet resist simple translation. Each of these singular words is cleverly and thoroughly defined, with interesting details and references throughout
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1957-
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Moore, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Winchester, Simon
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  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
Target audience
adult
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Label
In other words : an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases, Christopher J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Some of the text appeared in a previous edition in 2004
  • Includes index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p2251039267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781906761882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
In other words : an illustrated miscellany of the world's most intriguing words and phrases, Christopher J. Moore ; foreword by Simon Winchester
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Some of the text appeared in a previous edition in 2004
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p2251039267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781906761882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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