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An outstanding distillation of Grimal's classic reference, this extensively cross-referenced work offers clear and concise entries that capture the essence of Greek and Roman mythology. This is a quick and handy reference for any questions that arise in planning a mythology unit.

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…definitions of technical terms to characterizations of literary movements. Geared toward students, teachers, readers, and writers alike, The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory explains critical jargon (intertextuality, aporia), literary forms (sonnet, ottava rima), and genres…

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A Beggar's Book Outworths a Noble's Blood. -Henry VIII, Act I , Scene i, Line 122 Ever wonder where people get the perfect Shakespearean quote for every occasion? This amazing two-book set cross-references every word used in any of Shakespeare's works, not just those that have changed meanings or…

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Tailored for students in grades 3-6, this fully revised and expanded edition offers over 37,000 concise, clearly written definitions, along with 122,000 synonyms, antonyms, and related words that enrich young students' vocabulary. The included world atlas boasts over 48 full-color pages, covering…

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The Devil’s Dictionary is a satirical interpretation of a reference book, written by Ambrose Bierce in 1906, with definitions that mock various aspects of society and human frailty. This book is eligible for Prestwick House paperback volume discounts. You'll always save at least 25% on any…

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…Merriam-Webster is a bilingual, bidirectional (Spanish to English and English to Spanish) guide to American English and Spanish. This dictionary includes 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations for words and phrases across a variety of fields, including technology, science, sports,…

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If you want your students to bring a dictionary to class every day, this is the way to go. This 81/2'' x 11'', 96-page dictionary will conveniently fit in a 3-ring binder.

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Like Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, this sturdy thesaurus was built for frequent classroom use. Provided with over 275,000 words, concise definitions, synonyms and antonyms, idiomatic phrases, and sample sentences, your students will have no trouble finding exactly the right word.

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Clear, concise entries in alphabetical order make finding the right word for any writing task easy. This thesaurus is comprehensive, easy to use, and contains concise definitions that explain shades of meaning in similar words. Examples of how words are used in context appear in each entry.

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