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Title:
Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks
Author:
Houston, Keith, 1977-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Physical Description:
xi, 340 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The pilcrow -- The interrobang -- The octothorpe -- The ampersand -- The @ symbol -- The asterisk and dagger -- The hyphen -- The dash -- The manicule -- Quotation marks -- Irony and sarcasm -- Irony in history -- Irony as typeface -- Internet irony.
ISBN:
9780393064421
Format :
Book