By Ambrose Bierce
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About The Devil's Dictionary via Ambrose Bierce
The Devil's Dictionary is a satirical dictionary written via American journalist and writer Ambrose Bierce. initially released in 1906 because the Cynic's be aware e-book, it beneficial properties Bierce's witty and infrequently ironic spin on many universal English phrases. Retitled in 1911, it's been by way of various "unabridged" types compiled after Bierce's demise, which come with definitions absent from prior editions.The Devil's Dictionary begun in the course of Bierce's time as a columnist for the San Francisco information Letter, a small weekly monetary journal based by way of Frederick Marriott within the past due 1850s. even though it used to be a major journal aimed toward businessmen, it contained a web page of casual satirical content material titled "The city Crier". employed because the "Crier" 's editor in December 1868, Bierce wrote satire with such irreverence and shortage of inhibition he was once nicknamed "the giggling satan of San Francisco".