This unique crossword dictionary, compiled and crafted by a single author based on more than 50 years’ experience of crossword solving, compiles words that have all appeared as a solution to a real crossword clue. Previous readers have found this book an invaluable reference work for both cryptic and quick crosswords, and new users will be quickly converted! Readers will learn how to recognize words used in cryptic crossword clues which indicate that the answer is an anagram, pun, or word-play. Now available with an even clearer text design, this durable edition offers more than 30,000 new solutions.
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Anne R. Bradford is the author of numerous volumes of crossword dictionaries and solver’s companions.Review:
'I've been doing crosswords for over 60 years -- but I still can't do without my companion -- Anne Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary' -- Colin Dexter 'Truly indispensable' -- Derek Harrison, The Crossword Centre 'This book is rarely out of my sight; need I say more?' -- Aragon, The Times 'The result of a 50-year compilation! excellent' -- Quixote, Independent '! a comprehensive and invaluable tool for all solvers and setters alike' -- Rufus, Guardian 'An unrivalled and dependable companion for all serious setters and solvers' -- Azed, Observer 'A treasure store for anyone who loves words ! I think it's amazing' -- Araucaria, Guardian 'The crossword setter's Holy Grail, a must-have for all cruciverbalists ! [and] ! lovers of crosswords' -- Mawby, Daily Telegraph
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