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  • Author:
    Laurence Urdang
  • ISBN:
    0816013004
  • ISBN13:
    978-0816013005
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    Facts on File; 1st edition (September 1, 1986)
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    324 pages
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    Encyclopedias & Subject Guides
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Bibliographic Details. Title: The Facts on File Dictionary of Numerical. Since 1977 The Odd Book has bought and sold interesting used books and ephemera

Bibliographic Details. Publisher: Facts on File, New York & Oxford. Publication Date: 1986. Since 1977 The Odd Book has bought and sold interesting used books and ephemera. We are a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada, and thereby affiliated with the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers. Thanks for stopping by, and don't hesitate to be in touch. Visit Seller's Storefront.

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1945. Book by Urdang, Laurence). Mystic Museum, American Name Society, American Dialect Society. Book by Urdang, Laurence. 13004/?tag prabook0b-20.

Publisher:Facts On File, Incorporated. The Dictionary of Confusable Words. Names & Nicknames Of Places & Things.

book by Laurence Urdang. This book provides answers to lure and legends attached to numbers. A lexicon of number association and allusions. Publisher:Facts On File, Incorporated. 32 lbs. Dimensions:9. You Might Also Enjoy. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Published 1986 by Facts on File Publications in New York, . Dictionary of numerical allusions. 031. Library of Congress.

Laurence Urdang, a prolific lexicographer who had a hand in more than 100 dictionaries and other reference books, died on. .

Laurence Urdang, a prolific lexicographer who had a hand in more than 100 dictionaries and other reference books, died on Thursday in Branford, Conn. He was 81 and lived in Old Lyme, Conn. The cause was congestive heart failure, said his daughter Alexandra. He wrote a dictionary of advertising terms, a dictionary of synonyms and antonyms, a medical and nursing dictionary, a dictionary of confusable words; at his death he was working on a dictionary of nautical and maritime words.

Urdang was born in Manhattan and graduated from the Fieldston School in The Bronx. He then entered the Naval Reserve at the end of World War II.

Children's Reference Books Description. Discover the fascinating world of allusions in one in-depth guide

Children's Reference Books. The Facts on File Dictionary of Allusions : Definitions and Origins of More Than 4,000 Allusions. Discover the fascinating world of allusions in one in-depth guide. In approximately 4,000 entries, this new resource explores well-known events, places, people, and phenomena whose names have acquired linguistic significance, conveying a particular message beyond a mere reference to the objects referred to.

Fascinating to browse through, the book is based on an extensive reading programme that has identified the most commonly-used allusions.

Lists the associations in history, crime, popular culture, music, religion, geography, technology, folk tales, mythology, and magic for numbers from absolute zero to infinity