Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary

Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary

by Anne R. Bradford

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Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary by Anne R. Bradford

Most other crossword dictionaries simply hold lists of words arranged by number of letters or anagrams. This unique dictionary is based on over 300,000 crossword clues, cross-referenced to the possible answers. There are 200,000 entries under 18,000 headwords, as well as hints on word plays, anagrams, puns, and puzzles, and general advice on solving cryptic crosswords.

Author Biography: Anne R. Bradford is an authentic crossword puzzle maniac. This dictionary is the result of 35 years spent compiling and analyzing 300,000 actual crossword puzzle clues.

"A crosswording event of the first magnitude." (Crossword magazine)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780007274642
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Publication date: 04/01/2009
Edition description: Seventh edition
Pages: 864
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

Anne Bradford has been compiling her Crossword Solver’s Dictionary since 1957, and regularly publishes new editions. She devotes a considerable time each day to solving crosswords, and notes, on average, 150 words a week. She is an active member of the Crossword Club and also sets crosswords. She lives in London.

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