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  • Bastard Tongues

  • A Trailblazing Linguist Finds Clues to Our Common Humanity in the World's Lowliest Languages
  • Derek Bickerton
  • 03/17/2009
  • 0809028166
  • 9780809028160
  • The Secret Life of Words

  • How English Became English
  • Henry Hitchings
  • 09/29/2009
  • 0312428561
  • 9780312428563
  • Alphabet Juice

  • The Energies, Gists, and Spirits of Letters, Words, and Combinations Thereof; Their Roots, Bones, Innards, Piths, Pips, and Secret Parts, Tinctures, Tonics, and Essences; With Examples of Their Usage Foul and Savory
  • Roy Blount Jr.
  • 09/29/2009
  • 0374532044
  • 9780374532048
  • Adam's Tongue

  • How Humans Made Language, How Language Made Humans
  • Derek Bickerton
  • 03/2/2010
  • 0809016478
  • 9780809016471
  • Words to Eat By

  • Five Foods and the Culinary History of the English Language
  • Ina Lipkowitz
  • 07/5/2011
  • 0312662181
  • 9780312662189
  • Through the Language Glass

  • Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages
  • Guy Deutscher
  • 08/30/2011
  • 0312610491
  • 9780312610494
  • Alphabetter Juice

  • or, The Joy of Text
  • Roy Blount Jr.
  • 05/8/2012
  • 0374533377
  • 9780374533373
  • The Language Wars

  • A History of Proper English
  • Henry Hitchings
  • 10/30/2012
  • 1250013941
  • 9781250013941
  • The Story of Spanish

  • Jean-Benoit Nadeau , Julie Barlow
  • 05/7/2013
  • 0312656025
  • 9780312656027
  • Spell It Out

  • The Curious, Enthralling and Extraordinary Story of English Spelling
  • David Crystal
  • 06/18/2013
  • 1250003474
  • 9781250003478