Chambers XWD: A Dictionary of Crossword Abbreviations

Chambers XWD: A Dictionary of Crossword Abbreviations

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This enlightening volume lays bare the mysteries of the abbreviations used in cryptic crosswords and is a welcome aid to solving even the most perplexing clues. Thousands of abbreviations, symbols, and codes are listed by clue word for ease of use.show more

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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 20mm | 240.41g
  • HODDER EDUCATION
  • CHAMBERS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 055010173X
  • 9780550101730
  • 1,331,447

About Michael Kindred

Michael Kindred and Derrick Knight set crosswords under the pseudonyms Emkay and Mordred for various newspapers and periodicals, including "The Times," "The Independent"'s Saturday magazine, and "The Sunday Telegraph."show more

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