July 7, 2009
July 7, 2009
From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Useless Informationâ?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...
â? There is a place in Maryland called Monkeyâ's Eyebrow
â? Giving yellow flowers is a sign of bad luck in Russia
â? One brow wrinkle is the result of 200,000 frowns
â? Paper can be made from asparagus
This is the book that will also tell youâ?
â? The meaning of â'mageirocophobiaâ'
â? Where it is illegal to kill a butterfly
â? Huckleberry Finnâ's remedy for warts
â? What bodily fluid the Romans used as a hair treatment
And much, much more!
Here is some useless information about this book: it is 8.26 x 5.23 inches in size and weighs .3 pounds. Its assigned Dewey Decimal number is 031.02. It has a picture of a squirrel on the front cover. Here is some essential information about this book: it warns you of the places where it is illegal to kill a butterfly. It contains valuable information about a mecca known as Monkey's Eyebrow, Maryland. It will teach you how to make paper from asparagus. If the thought of filling your head with such superfluous knowledge makes you frown, beware--according to the book, every wrinkle on your face is the result of 200,000 frowns.
- Genre: Reference
- Subgenre: Handbooks + Manuals, Curiosities + Wonders
- Edition: Original
- Language: English
- Author: Noel Botham
- Online Item #: 11538148
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-3243
- ISBN: 9780399535024
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported