Author(s): 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. This handy crossword dictionary offers instant help with both cryptic and quick crosswords. With over 125,000 solutions listed in an A-Z format, it is the perfect resource when you are stuck. Whether you are on the go or at home, its portable size and clear layout makes it extremely easy to use.
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
Anne Bradford has been compiling her Crossword Solver's Dictionary since 1957, and regularly publishes new editions. She devotes a considerable time each day to solving crosswords, and notes, on average, 150 words a week. She is an active member of the Crossword Club and also sets crosswords. She lives in London.