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The Illustrated Devil's Dictionary

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A potted version of Ambrose Bierce's deliciously wicked Devil's Dictionary. 
Written almost 100 years ago, Bierce's work remains a masterpiece of cynicism and emotional depravity. Who said it was a modern malaise?

B: BORE: A person who talks when you wish him to listen 

D: DISTANCE: The only thing that the rich are willing for the poor to call theirs, and keep 

M: MARRIAGE: The state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, two slaves, making in all two 

S: SAUCE: The one infallible sign of civilization and enlightenment. A people with no sauces has a thousand vices. A people with one sauce has only nine hundred and ninety nine. For every sauce invented and accepted, a vice is renounced and forgiven

Item details

Author(s):
Ambrose Bierce, abridged by Michelle Lovrie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
175x114
EAN-13:
9781903938621
Edition:
Abridged Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781903938621
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
64
Publisher:
Aura

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A potted version of Ambrose Bierce's deliciously wicked Devil's Dictionary. 
Written almost 100 years ago, Bierce's work remains a masterpiece of cynicism and emotional depravity. Who said it was a modern malaise?

B: BORE: A person who talks when you wish him to listen 

D: DISTANCE: The only thing that the rich are willing for the poor to call theirs, and keep 

M: MARRIAGE: The state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, two slaves, making in all two 

S: SAUCE: The one infallible sign of civilization and enlightenment. A people with no sauces has a thousand vices. A people with one sauce has only nine hundred and ninety nine. For every sauce invented and accepted, a vice is renounced and forgiven

Author(s):
Ambrose Bierce, abridged by Michelle Lovrie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
175x114
EAN-13:
9781903938621
Edition:
Abridged Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781903938621
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
64
Publisher:
Aura

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