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A Trip Down Memory Lane With One of the Car Giants of Yesteryear

Advantages: Filled with information and photographs of nearly every Corgi toy produced
Disadvantages: Apparently it doesn't include every model, but I only found that out from other reviews

Introduction At the beginning of the year I started selling some items on Ebay to earn some extra pennies. I eventually got the bug and it became so addictive, that I was rapidly running out of things of my own to sell, I needed a niche. My brother ...

mikeb2102 12.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The New Great Book of Corgi 1956-2010 - Marcel R.Van Cleemput

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The ULTIMATE Reference Work

Advantages: Marvellous
Disadvantages: None

...you have came across any of my other reviews on here you may have worked out by now that I mad keen on quizzes. I have mountains of quiz books and attend hundreds of pub quizzes per year. As a quizzer another essential part of my book shelf is referenc ...

DanielFullard 15.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of A to Z of Everything - Trevor Montague

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If you only buy one reference book, buy this.

Advantages: Comprehensive and easy to use
Disadvantages: Large, heavy and easily damaged.

This dictionary is the definitive guide to modern (and some not-so-modern) English. Not only does it contain every word you have ever come across (and lots you are never likely to), it also has lots of place names, famous people and historical events, mea ...

fmml 14.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Oxford Dictionary of English (Dictionary)

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Life saving Dictionary !

Advantages: Easy to use, concise and to the point.
Disadvantages: Can't think of any yet...

I've never eally a big fan of dictionaries. Simply because it takes forever to find the word I'm looking for. I only bought this aas I desperately needed one at the time while doing a course that was heavily essay based and involved reading big 'shoe box ...

Leighsa 04.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Oxford Dictionary of English (Dictionary)

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The Oxford dictionary of English, where would we be without it?!

Advantages: Must have in every home, practical lay out and design, easy to use.
Disadvantages: Could have more information about formal writing, the information avaliable is somewhat limited.

The Oxford Dictionary of English in my opinion (and I'm sure in many others) is THE best dictionary without a doubt. Its the most trusted and probably the most used. I recommend The oxford dictionary to anyone and everyone, and its a must have in every ho ...

EC85 09.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Oxford Dictionary of English (Dictionary)

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