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He edited the 17th edition of Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable, and co-authored (with Ian Crofton) Brewer’s Britain and other authorial credits include The Oxford Dictionary of Slang, The Bloomsbury Dictionary of Word Origins and Twentieth Century Words. THE KIND people at Chamber's recently sent me a copy of "Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable", the new 19th sat on my desk for some time unopened beneath a.

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