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              Books by Martin Toseland

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              Infographica: The World as You Have Never Seen it Before

              Infographica: The World as You Have Never Seen it Before (Paperback)

              By Toseland, Martin; Toseland, Simon

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Infographica collects intriguing data from across our planet - including how many people were killed by cows in 2011, the average lifespan of people living on each continent and the number of McDonalds restaurants in different countries - and presents it in stylish, memorable and... original infographics.
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              ISBN 9781780877570
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2012
              Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
              Interest Age General Audience
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              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Ants Are My Friends: Misheard Lyrics, Malapropisms, Eggcorns and Other Linguistic Gaffes

              The Ants Are My Friends: Misheard Lyrics, Malapropisms, Eggcorns and Other Linguistic Gaffes (Paperback)

              By Toseland, Martin

              • RRP: $20.99
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              Collects the very best (and very worst) linguistic gifts of the gaffe. This work includes: Malapropisms (named after Mrs Malaprop in Sheridan's The Rivals where the wrong word pops out to bizarre results); Eggcorns; Bushisms (the humour in which cannot be misunderestimated); and ...Mondegreens or misheard lyrics.
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              ISBN 9781906032401
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2009
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Leaves on the Line: What the British say ... And what they really mean
               

              Leaves on the Line: What the British say ... And what they really mean (Hardback)

              By Toseland, Martin; Toseland, Simon

              • RRP: $32.50
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              A humorous and insightful guide to what the British really mean when they speak.

              ISBN 9781907554858
              Released NZ 25 Nov 2013
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              365 Family Games and Pastimes
                 

              365 Family Games and Pastimes (EPUB ebook)

              By Toseland, Martin; Toseland, Simon

              Remember Blind Man's Bluff, Pin the Tail and Murder in the Dark? Making daisy chains and collecting conkers? And when rainy afternoons meant card games and battleships? This title features the games we used to love, bringing them back for the entire family to enjoy.

              ISBN 9781448156832
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 31 Oct 2012
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
              Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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              A Steroid Hit The Earth: The Catastrophic World of Misprints
               

              A Steroid Hit The Earth: The Catastrophic World of Misprints (EPUB ebook)

              By Toseland, Martin

              Presents a catalogue of errors, omissions, mistakes and other disasters that demonstrate a sub-editor or proofreader taking their eye off the ball, preserving the humble misprint as a perpetual source of 'schadenfreude'.

              ISBN 9781909396920
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              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2014
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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