There should a telephone book full of examples—so why stretch the truth?
And by 1958, he felt so comfortable that he was listed under his real name in the Buenos Aires telephone book.
Nick could make the telephone book sound interesting and invent a mystery out of eating a ham sandwich for lunch.
Then he turned to the telephone book and fumbled through its leaves, backward and forward.
"Of course," I said, jumping up and looking for the telephone book.
I didn't know where to look for you in the telephone book, you were utterly lost.
Being unable to recall the number, he had had to consult the telephone book.
He had a Bible, a prayer-book and a Chicago telephone book with him.
He found a telephone book and dialed one number after another.
Lane had found the number of Helen's home in the telephone book.