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Schott's Quintessential Miscellany by Ben Schott
  

Schott's Quintessential Miscellany

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Synopsis

Schott's Quintessential Miscellany by Ben Schott

If Schott's Original Miscellany could claim to be essential then it is only logical that the distillation of ten years consideration of little known but important facts and the small details that make life fascinating should appear under the title Schott's Quintessential Miscellany. And like its predecessor it is entertaining, informative, unpredictable and utterly addictive.

Reviews

Praise for Schott's Original Miscellany 'Schott's Original Miscellany is without doubt the oddest, nay maddest, and possibly merriest, title you will come across in a long day's march through the shimmering desert of contemporary publishing
Observer

'This bizarre little book manages to be both totally useless and nearly indispensable'
Daily Telegraph

'Entertaining, informative and unpredictable, Schott's Original Miscellany is a book like no other'
Saga

About the Author

Ben Schott
Ben Schott is a photographer, designer and trivia collector. He lives in London and divides his time between Highgate and the British Library.

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Book Info

Publication date

6th June 2011

Author

Ben Schott

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Author's Website

www.benschott.com/

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Format

Hardback
160 pages

Categories

Trivia & quiz question books
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ISBN

9781408815779

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