A Book Lover's Dictionary of Masterful Words and PhrasesHow would you feel if someone called you temerarious? What about...Puerile?Gormless?Pusillanimous?Irenic?Sesquipedalian?Munificent?Insouciant?Lachrymose?Obdurate?Sedulous?Captious?Irascible?Obstreperous?Truculent?Ineluctable?Now you can easily find out what each of these words mean, and see examples of how they've been used by famous and infa...
Hardcover: 304 pages
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books (October 10, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 1 x 7.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 1680654
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