Collins Bradford's Crossword Solver's Pocket Dictionary
|Author:||Anne R. Bradford|
A handy pocket-sized version of the best-selling Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary. This crossword dictionary is the only one compiled by a real author based on 50 years of analysing crossword clues.
Reviews for the Collins Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary, 7th edition: 'A treasure store for anyone who loves words! I think it's amazing' Araucaria, Guardian 'The crossword setters' Holy Grail, a must-have for all cruciverbalists ! [and] ! lovers of crosswords' Mawby, Daily Telegraph 'This book is rarely out of my sight; need I say more?' Aragon, The Times 'The result of a 50-year compilation! excellent' Duck, Sunday Telegraph, 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 '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 'A compulsory and constant companion for all crossword addicts' Llig, The Listener, The Crossword Club '!a must for crossword buffs' Mass, Independent 'I invariably recommend and use the latest Bradford's on my crossword-solving workshops' Owzat, Sunday Times, Week 'Indispensable for solving and a great help in setting' Mynot, The Times 'Truly indispensable' Derek Harrison, The Crossword Centre
Anne Bradford has been compiling her Crossword Solver's Dictionary single-handedly since 1957, regularly publishing new editions over the last 23 years. She devotes time each day to solving crosswords and researching new material, noting some 150 new entries per week. She lives in North London and is an active member of the Crossword Club.