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Anagrams: Ars Magna?


In her November 1973 Word Ways review of Howard Bergerson's new book, Palindromes and Anagrams (Dover, 1973), Jezebel Q. Xixx declared that "nowhere near 1,169 really good, modern anagrams have been devised". In a letter, she further asserted that she could create a dozen superb anagrams a day indefinitely, all having the quality so conspicuously absent in previously-published examples.