The World's Greatest Book of Useless Information

The World's Greatest Book of Useless Information

If You Thought You Knew All the Things You Didn't Need to Know, Think Again

Book - 2009
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Penguin Putnam
From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Useless Information-a collection of even greater insignificance.

More useless than ever before! Impress know-it-all friends with this all-new hodgepodge of frivolous facts and silly statistics that no one really needs to know. But honestly, how cool is it to find out that...

? There is a place in Maryland called Monkey's Eyebrow
? Giving yellow flowers is a sign of bad luck in Russia
? One brow wrinkle is the result of 200,000 frowns
? Paper can be made from asparagus

This is the book that will also tell you...

? The meaning of 'mageirocophobia'
? Where it is illegal to kill a butterfly
? Huckleberry Finn's remedy for warts
? What bodily fluid the Romans used as a hair treatment

And much, much more!



Random House, Inc.
From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Useless Information-a collection of even greater insignificance.

More useless than ever before! Impress know-it-all friends with this all-new hodgepodge of frivolous facts and silly statistics that no one really needs to know. But honestly, how cool is it to find out that...

? There is a place in Maryland called Monkey's Eyebrow
? Giving yellow flowers is a sign of bad luck in Russia
? One brow wrinkle is the result of 200,000 frowns
? Paper can be made from asparagus

This is the book that will also tell you...

? The meaning of 'mageirocophobia'
? Where it is illegal to kill a butterfly
? Huckleberry Finn's remedy for warts
? What bodily fluid the Romans used as a hair treatment

And much, much more!

Baker & Taylor
Collects whimsical trivia and features facts and statistics that cover such areas as books, sports, the human body, and laws.

Baker
& Taylor

The creators of the best-selling The Book of Useless Information return with another hodge-podge of frivolous facts and silly statistics, including that paper can be made from asparagus, and the place it is illegal to kill a butterfly. Original.

Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780399535024
Characteristics: 197 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Useless Information Society

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