The Lexicon: A Cornucopia of Wonderful Words for the Inquisitive Word Lover

The Lexicon: A Cornucopia of Wonderful Words for the Inquisitive Word Lover

This boon to logophiles, culled from Buckley: The Right Word, presents the author’s most erudite, outré, and interesting words - from prehensile and sciolist to rubric and histrionic - complete with definitions, examples, and usage notes. Introduction by Jesse Sheidlower; illustrations by Arnold Roth.

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156006163

  • ISBN-10: 0156006162

  • Pages: 176

  • Price: $12.95

  • Publication Date: 10/15/1998

  • Carton Quantity: 84

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William F. Buckley Jr.

William F. Buckley Jr. is the founder of National Review and was the host of what was television's longest-running program, Firing Line. He was recently awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The author of thirteen other novels, including Spytime and Nuremberg: The Reckoning, he lives in Connecticut.
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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156006163

  • ISBN-10: 0156006162

  • Pages: 176

  • Price: $12.95

  • Publication Date: 10/15/1998

  • Carton Quantity: 84

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