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  • Just My Type : A Book About Fonts
    Simon Garfield
    Paperback: 09/04/2012
     
    A hugely entertaining and revealing guide to the history of type that asks, What does your favorite font say ...
  • Shakespeare
    Peter Ackroyd
    Paperback: 11/01/2006
     
    Shakespeare: The Biography is quite unlike other more analytic biographies that have been written. Ackroyd ...
  • The Adventure of English : The Biography of a Language
    Melvyn Bragg
    Paperback: 09/01/2006
     
    An enthralling story not only of power, religion, and trade but also of people and how they changed, and ...
  • The Know-It-All : One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
    A. J. Jacobs
    Paperback: 10/04/2005
     
    Part memoir and part education (or lack thereof), The Know-It-All chronicles NPR contributor A.J. Jacobs's...
  • The Meaning of Everything : The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
    Simon Winchester
    Paperback: 10/01/2004
     
    A scintillating account of the creation of the greatest monument ever erected to a living language. Winchester...
  • On Writing: A Memoir of The Craft
    Stephen King
    Paperback: 05/01/2001
     
    On Writing begins with King's childhood and his uncannily early focus on writing to tell a story. King ...

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