Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries
Brimming with intelligence and personality, this vastly entertaining account of how dictionaries are made is a must-read for word mavens. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
JLG Release: Jun 2017
Awards & Honors
Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2017, Nonfiction
2017 Goodreads Choice Award, Best Nonfiction
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Adult
Los Angeles Public Library, Best of 2017: Nonfiction
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