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Schott"s original miscellany

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Published by Bloomsbury, Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers in New York .
Written in English

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  • Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementconceived, written and designed by Ben Schott.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAG106 .S36 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p. :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3689615M
    ISBN 101582343497
    LC Control Number2003057745

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Ina curious, old-fashioned, pocket-size book transformed the way we look at information. Since then, Schott's Original Miscellany and its two sequel volumes have been translated into more than fifteen languages and have sold some three million copies.

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Ben Schott is a photographer, designer, and trivia collector. He is twenty-eight (although he believes you might prefer to picture him as a white-haired librarian) and lives in Highgate, London/5(13).

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