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The Resource The African svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense, Daniel Menaker ; drawings by Roz Chast ; foreword by Billy Collins

The African svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense, Daniel Menaker ; drawings by Roz Chast ; foreword by Billy Collins

Label
The African svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense
Title
The African svelte
Title remainder
ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Menaker ; drawings by Roz Chast ; foreword by Billy Collins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by the author's tenure at "The New Yorker," a collection of whimsical, revelatory errors foraged from the wilds of everyday English includes entries ranging from "exit Jesus" and "doggy-dog world" to "for all intensive purposes" and "dairy airs."
Cataloging source
FMG
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Menaker, Daniel
Dewey number
428.102/07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6231.W64
LC item number
M46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chast, Roz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
Label
The African svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense, Daniel Menaker ; drawings by Roz Chast ; foreword by Billy Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn959963602
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780544800632
Lccn
bl2016036027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959963602
Label
The African svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense, Daniel Menaker ; drawings by Roz Chast ; foreword by Billy Collins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn959963602
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780544800632
Lccn
bl2016036027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959963602

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