Schott's Original Miscellany

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Bloomsbury, 2002 - Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc - 158 pages
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Intends to provide you great wisdom in the morning, several conversational bons mots for the afternoon, and many an enlightened smile after dark. This book contains the 13 principles of witchcraft, the structure of military hierarchy, clothing care symbols, a list of the countries where you drive on the left, and a nursery rhyme about sneezing.

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User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

Who could have guessed that when I received "Schott's Original Miscellany" as a xmas gift more than a decade ago, that "Schott's would becom a media behemoth, spawning sequels, almanacs and many an ... Read full review

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User Review  - vasquirrel - LibraryThing

I love, love, love this book. It is the most RANDOM collection of reference information I have ever seen, in such a small package. Don't go into it thinking that you'll find everything about anything ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Ben Schott is a photographer, designer and trivia collector. He lives in Highgate, London.

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