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Eat Your Words: The Definitive Dictionary for the Discerning Diner (Food Trivia, for Readers of the Flavor Bible and the Modernist Bre Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781642501346
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Published: Mango - December 3rd, 2019

The Comprehensive Etymology of Eating

Eat Your Words is a gloriously gluttonous glossary of all things grub and gastronomy: It's a true treat for anyone who loves language as much as they love food.


Origins of Catholic Words: A Discursive Dictionary Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780813232300
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Published: Catholic University of America Press - January 27th, 2020

The study of the vocabulary of the Catholic religion may be taken as a definition of the liberal arts. Origins of Catholic Words is a work of reference organized like a lexicon or encyclopedia. There is an entry for each word of importance having to do with the Catholic Church.


Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker The Visual Dictionary: With Exclusive Cross-Sections Cover Image
By Pablo Hidalgo, Chris Terrio (Foreword by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781465479037
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Published: DK Children - December 20th, 2019

Go beyond Star Wars™ The Rise of Skywalker with this definitive guide to the final chapter of the Skywalker saga, produced in close collaboration with Lucasfilm.


The Cannabis Dictionary Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781784726607
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Published: Mitchell Beazley - March 3rd, 2020

An illustrated A-Z compendium of everything you need to know about cannabis. An illustrated A-Z compendium of everything you need to know about cannabis.


The Illustrated Compendium of Weirdly Specific Words: Including Bumbledom, Jumentous, Spaghettification, and More Cover Image
By Tyler Vendetti, Rebecca Pry (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781732512665
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Published: Whalen Book Works - March 3rd, 2020

The Illustrated Compendium of Weirdly Specific Words is an illustrated dictionary of the 300+ most specific words in the English language, along with their definitions, roots, and (hilarious) usage quotes!

Have you ever been lying in your bed, surrounded by crumbs and wrappers, feasting on your fifth pop tart and thought, “I wish there was a word for this”?


The Dictionary of Mythology: An A-Z of Themes, Legends and Heroes: Slip-Cased Edition Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781789508604
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Published: Arcturus Editions - March 1st, 2020

Who was Artemis and what part did she play in the battle of the Giants? Who was the whale-monster Qaqwaii and how did he hunt his prey?


DEVIL'S DICTIONARY (The Fantagraphics Underground Series) Cover Image
By Ambrose Bierce, Keith Bendis (By (artist))
$20.00
ISBN: 9781683962977
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Published: Fantagraphics-FU - October 22nd, 2019

Illustrated word definitions with a twist in the tail.


Oneida-English/English-Oneida Dictionary Cover Image
$150.00
ISBN: 9781487525170
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Published: University of Toronto Press - September 19th, 2019

Oneida is an endangered Iroquoian language spoken fluently by fewer than 250 people. This is the first comprehensive dictionary of the Oneida language as used in Ontario, where most of the surviving speakers reside.


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