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David Grambs has worked as a lexicographer, editor, travel reporter, and translator. He is the author of five other books pertaining to the English language, including The Endangered English Dictionary, and is coauthor of So You Think You Can Spell? with Ellen S. Levine.

Ellen S. Levine is a writer, editor, and web producer. She lives in New York City.
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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ W. W. Norton & Company; Expanded Second edition (November 24, 2014)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 608 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0393346161
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0393346169
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.5 x 1.5 x 8.3 inches
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