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This is the archive of book and CD-ROM reviews that have appeared in the newsletter and for which the relevant works are still in print.

A Word A Day; America In So Many Words; An Analytic Dictionary of English Etymology; Balderdash & Piffle; Barrelhouse Words; Begat; Blooming English; Brave New Words; Chambers Dictionary of Etymology; Chambers Slang Dictionary; Depraved and Insulting English; Dictionary of American Regional English; Far From the Madding Gerund; Faux Pas?; From Elvish to Klingon; Green’s Dictionary of Slang; I’m Not Hanging Noodles on Your Ears; In the Land of Invented Languages; Longman Pronunciation Dictionary; Mighty Fine Words and Smashing Expressions; Mind the Gaffe; OED Historical Thesaurus; OK; Oxford Dictionary of English; Port Out, Starboard Home; Presidential Voices; Slang: The People’s Poetry; The First English Slang Dictionary; The Grouchy Grammarian; The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang; The Stories of English; Three books in brief; Treasure-House of the Language; Verbatim; Virtual Words; Weeds in the Garden of Words; Weird and Wonderful Words; Word Origins and How We Know Them; Words, Words, Words; Writing and Script.

Last updated: 23 Aug 2014

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