"Great stuff for anyone who loves knowledge, deep or trivial. Some readers may even indulge in buying one of the more esoteric titles the author highlights—e.g., The Dictionary of Dainty Breakfasts or Collectible Spoons of the 3rd Reich."
Lynch (English/Rutgers Univ.; The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of ‘Proper' English, from Shakespeare to
South Park, 2010) shares his love of reference books.
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