The African Svelte : ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016].
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225 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
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1 copy, 4 people are on the wait list. Additional copies on order.
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English
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9780544800632, 054480063X

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Inspired by the author's tenure at "The New Yorker," a collection of whimsical, revelatory errors foraged from the wilds of everyday English includes entries ranging from "exit Jesus" and "doggy-dog world" to "for all intensive purposes" and "dairy airs."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Menaker, D. (2016). The African Svelte: ingenious misspellings that make surprising sense. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Menaker, Daniel. 2016. The African Svelte: Ingenious Misspellings That Make Surprising Sense. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Menaker, Daniel, The African Svelte: Ingenious Misspellings That Make Surprising Sense. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

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Menaker, Daniel. The African Svelte: Ingenious Misspellings That Make Surprising Sense. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. Print.

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