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GENERAL REFERENCES:

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Allusions
Merriam-Webster's Vocabulary Builder
Webster's Instant Word Guide

USAGE AND STYLE:

Merriam-Webste
r's Dictionary of English Usage
Merriam-Webster's Pocket Guide to English Usage
Merriam-Webster's Manual for Writers and Editors
Merriam-Webster's Concise Handbook for Writers, Second Edition
NEW! Merriam-Webster's Concise Dictionary of English Usage
NEW! Merriam-Webster's Guide to Punctuation and Style, Second Edition
NEW! Merriam-Webster's Pocket Guide to Punctuation, Second Edition

RHYMING:

NEW!
Merriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (Trade paperback)
Merriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary
Webster's Compact Rhyming Dictionary
Merriam-Webster's Pocket Rhyming Dictionary


Merriam-Webster's
Dictionary of Allusions

By Elizabeth Webber and Mike Feinsilber
Dictionary of Allusions
Price: $14.95
A guide to references commonly used in speech and writing.
  • Explains more than 900 allusions
  • Entries include examples from today's leading media
  • A must for language lovers and great for ESL students
Format: Trade Paperback
 Size: 608 pages; 5 3/4" X 8 1/2"
Published: 1999
Order #: 628
ISBN: 0-87779-628-9

 


Merriam-Webster's Vocabulary Builder
Vocabulary Builder
Price: $5.99
The ideal book for people who want to increase their word power.
  • Focuses on more than 1,000 vocabulary words and introduces nearly 2,000 more
  • Words organized by root for effective study
  • Quizzes to test progress
Format: Mass-market paperback
 Size: 576 pages; 4 3/16" X 6 3/4"
Published: 1994
Order #: 910
ISBN: 0-87779-910-5

 


Webster's Instant Word Guide
Instant Word Guide
Price: $6.50
A compact aid to spelling.
  • Includes 35,000 words
  • Indicates end-of-line divisions
  • Special help for frequently confused words
 Format: Compact hardcover
 Size: 384 pages; 4 1/4" X 5 3/4"
Published: 1972
Order #: 73
ISBN: 0-87779-273-9

 


Merriam-Webster's
Dictionary of English Usage

Dictionary of English Usage
Price: $24.95
A critically acclaimed guide to English usage.
  • More than 2,300 entries
  • Presents the history, analysis, and recommendations regarding noted usage controversies
  • More than 20,000 quotations from prominent writers
Format: Jacketed hardcover
 Size: 992 pages; 7 3/8" X 9 7/8"
Published: 1994
Order #: 32
ISBN: 0-87779-132-5

 


Merriam-Webster's
Pocket Guide to English Usage

Pocket Guide to English Usage
Price: $3.95
Quick answers to common usage problems.
  • Over 1,500 entries
  • Includes Grammar Glossary and Guide to Punctuation
  • Clear advice regarding confusing words, disputed usages, and alternative spellings
Format: Flexible paperback
 Size: 400 pages; 3 1/2" X 5 3/8"
Published: 1998
Order #: 514
ISBN: 0-87779-514-2

 


Merriam-Webster's
Manual for Writers and Editors

Manual for Writers and Editors
Price: $17.95
Practical information on writing and editing.
  • Comprehensive coverage of punctuation, capitalization, as well as forming plurals, possessives, and compound words
  • Covers all aspects of manuscript preparation, including guidance on design and production techniques
  • Includes a Grammar Glossary
Format: Trade paperback
 Size: 448 pages; 6 1/2" X 9 1/4"
Published: 1998
Order #: 622
ISBN: 0-87779-622-X

 


Merriam-Webster's
Concise Handbook for Writers,
Second Edition

Concise Handbook for Writers
Price: $9.95
An essential tool for improving writing skills.
  • Covers punctuation, capitalization, plurals, and more
  • Includes information on copyediting and proofreading
  • Filled with examples for quick comprehension
Format: Trade paperback
 Size: 288 pages; 5 3/4" X 8 1/2"
Published: 1998
Order #: 625
ISBN: 0-87779-625-4

 


New Merriam-Webster's Concise Dictionary of English Usage
Dictionary of English Usage
Price: $16.95
A handy guide to problems of confused or disputed usage.
  • More than 2,000 entries
  • Based on the critically acclaimed Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage
  • Explains the background and basis of usage controversies
  • Offers expert advice and recommendations
Format: Trade Paperback
 Size: 800 pages; 5 3/4" X 8 1/2"
Published: (June 2002)
Order #: 633
ISBN: 0-87779-633-5

 


New Merriam-Webster's Guide to Punctuation and Style,
Second Edition
Guide to Punctuation and Style
Price: $5.99
New edition! Quick answers to questions about punctuation, capitalization, plurals, and quotations.
  • A guide to copyediting and proofreading
  • Special sections on word usage and grammar
  • Instructions for preparing notes and bibliographies
Format: Mass-market paperback
 Size: 368 pages; 4 3/16" X 6 3/4"
Published: 2nd edition (January 2002)
Order #: 921
ISBN: 0-87779-921-0

 


New Merriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary
Rhyming Dictionary
Price: $14.95
An easy-to-use, alphabetical guide for creating rhymes.
  • Features 55,000 words with rhyming sounds arranged in numeric order of syllables
  • Includes cross-references
Format: Trade paperback
 Size: 368 pages; 5 3/4" X 8 1/2"
Published: (February 2002)
Order #: 632
ISBN: 0-87779-632-7

 


Merriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary
Rhyming Dictionary
Price: $4.99
Rhymes for the times.
  • Over 55,000 words
  • Arranged alphabetically by rhyming sounds
  • Includes one-, two-, and three-syllable rhymes
  • Fully cross-referenced for ease of use
 Format: Mass-market paperback
 Size: 384 pages; 4 3/16" X 6 3/4"
Published: 1995
Order #: 913
ISBN: 0-87779-913-X

 


Webster's Compact Rhyming Dictionary
Compact Rhyming Dictionary
Price: $6.50
Fresh, creative expressions for the poet and language lover.
  • 50,000 words arranged by rhyming sounds
  • Includes one-, two-, and three-syllable rhymes
  • Quick and easy alphabetical sequence
Format: Compact hardcover
 Size: 400 pages; 4 1/4" X 5 3/4"
Published: 1987
Order #: 85
ISBN: 0-87779-185-6

 


 


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