Reference

Front Cover of 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die edited by Peter Boxall
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die - Peter Boxall

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die edited by Peter Boxall is a bold and bright reference book to the novels and the writers that have excited the world's imagination. This authoritative selection of novels, reviewed by an international team of writers, critics, academics, and journalists, provides a new take on world classics and a reliable guide to what's hot in contemporary fiction. Featuring more than 700 illustrations and photographs, presenting quotes from individual novels and authors this is the ideal book for everybody who loves reading.

R95.00
Front Cover of Chasing the Sun by Jonathan Green
Chasing the Sun - Jonathan Green

Chasing the Sun by Jonathan Green is an immensely readable and fascinating history of the dictionary. The author traces the story from the first lexicon created in 2340 BC in Sumeria to the pinnacle of the Oxford English Dictionary and today's computer-generated successors of that great masterwork. Illustrated.

R90.00
Front Cover of Compact Atlas of the World edited by Andrew Heritage
Compact Atlas of the World - Andrew Heritage

Compact Atlas of the World edited by Andrew Heritage details all the world's nations in over 60 maps of astonishing clarity, using unique landscape modelling.

R65.00
Front Cover of Dictionaries by Sidney I Landau
Dictionaries - Sidney I Landau

Dictionaries by Sidney I Landau is a comprehensive practical guide to what dictionaries are and what they should be, how they are produced, and how to evaluate, chose, and best use them.

R90.00
Front Cover of Fifty Penguin Years by Linda Lloyd Jones and Jeremy Aynsley
Fifty Penguin Years - Linda Lloyd Jones and Jeremy Aynsley

Fifty Penguin Years by Linda Lloyd Jones and Jeremy Aynsley celebrates fifty years of book publishing by Penguin books. Wonderfully illustrated and a joy to read.

R120.00
Front Cover of The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary by Oxford Dictionaries
The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary - Oxford Dictionaries

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary by Oxford Dictionaries is the result of a unique collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers - Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag.

R225.00
Front cover of Are You Turning into Your Dad? by Joseph Piercy
Are You Turning into Your Dad? - Joseph Piercy

Are You Turning into Your Dad? by Joseph Piercy is a hilarious book packed full of stories, advice, amusing quotes and more, designed to help men of all ages spot those unthinkable, yet inevitable signs that you are, in fact, becoming like your dadCalling all men - have you started buying your jeans for comfort rather than style? Do you prefer to watch the football in your favourite armchair rather than at the pub? Have you recently found yourself enjoying Gardeners' Question time or thinking about joining the National Trust? STOP! It's official. You are turning into your dad.

R45.00
Front Cover of The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook by Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht
The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook - Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht

The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook by Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht is here to help: jam-packed with how-to, hands-on, step-by-step, illustrated instructions on everything you need to know - from defusing a bomb to delivering a baby in the back of a cab. Providing frightening and funny real information this indispensable, indestructible pocket-sized guide is the definitive handbook for those times when life takes a sudden turn for the worse.

R60.00
Front Cover of Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths by Michael Quinion
Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths - Michael Quinion

Port Out, Starboard Home and other Language Myths by Michael Quinion is a very readable and entertaining book about the history and origins of words and common expressions.

R80.00