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The Resource Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks, Keith Houston

Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks, Keith Houston

Label
Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks
Title
Shady characters
Title remainder
the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks
Statement of responsibility
Keith Houston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Houston, Keith
Dewey number
411
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P301.5.P86
LC item number
H68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Punctuation
  • Signs and symbols
  • Type and type-founding
  • Writing
Label
Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks, Keith Houston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1440966
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780393064421
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1440966
  • (OCoLC)829738463
Label
Shady characters : the secret life of punctuation, symbols, & other typographical marks, Keith Houston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1440966
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780393064421
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1440966
  • (OCoLC)829738463

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