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  • Quoth the Maven
  • Written by William Safire
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Quoth the Maven

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On Sale: November 09, 2011
Pages: 352 | ISBN: 978-0-307-79974-6
Published by : Random House Random House Group
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist discusses contemporary figures of speech, from witty stories about expressions such as "kiss and tell" and "stab in the back" to the evolution of "read my lips."

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William Safire - Quoth the Maven
William Safire, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for distinguished commentary, has been a newspaper reporter, a White House speechwriter, a lexicographer, an anthologist, and a bestselling novelist. In addition to his weekly column, "On Language," for The New York Times Magazine, his primary post is political columnist for The New York Times.

  • Quoth the Maven by William Safire
  • November 09, 2011
  • Language Arts
  • Random House
  • $11.99
  • 9780307799746

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