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Dictionary of language games, puzzles, and amusements

by Harry Edwin Eiss

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Word games -- Dictionaries,
  • Puzzles -- Dictionaries,
  • Literary recreations -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarry Edwin Eiss.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1507.W8 E37 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2545449M
    ISBN 100313244677
    LC Control Number85027280

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