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  • Babel: Around the World in Twenty Languages
    Gaston Dorren
    Hardcover: 12/04/2018
     
    Witty, fascinating and utterly compelling, Babel will change the way you look at and listen to the world and ...
  • The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code
    Margalit Fox
    Paperback: 04/15/2014
     
    The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code tells one of the most intriguing stories in ...
  • Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything
    David Bellos
    Paperback: 10/16/2012
     
    Funny and surprising on every page, Is That a Fish in Your Ear? offers readers new insight into the mystery of...
  • 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 ...
  • Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages
    Guy Deutscher
    Paperback: 08/30/2011
     
    A masterpiece of linguistics scholarship, at once erudite and entertaining, confronts the thorny question of ...

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