The Marvelous Book of Palindromes, Anagrams, and Other Delightful and Outrageous Wordplay
ISBN10: 039953749X ISBN13: 9780399537493 Publisher: J P Tarcher Published: Jun 5 2012 Pages: 262 Weight: 0.50lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 4.75" Depth: 0.75" Edition: 1st Edition Language: English
Welcomes readers into the world of logology, or recreational linguists, through exploring word puzzles, puzzling words and other wordplay including anagrams, palindromes, puns and sentences with surprise endings, called paraprosdokians, a technique frequently used by Groucho Marx. Original. 30,000 first printing.