Long book titles:
Originally Posted by ohmyrichard
"Z" is tied with the Fritz Lang movie M (1931) for the record for shortest movie title ever holds the record for the movie with the shortest title ...
"The History of the Wars of New-England with the Eastern Indians, or a Narrative of Their Continued Perfidy and Cruelty, From the 10th of August, 1703, To the Peace renewed 13th of July, 1713, And from the 25th of July, 1722, To their Submission 15th December, 1725, Which was ratified August 5th, 1726m" By Samuel Penhallow.
The longest book title belongs to Nigel Tomm, whose book title consists of 3,999 characters (with spaces) or 670 words. The full title is:
See here Newswire / Press Release: The Longest Book Title Now Belongs to Nigel Tomm - 'Selected Works of Nigel Tomm' - Books/Publishing/Newspapers - A&A+A | NewswireToday
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And the shortest Top 40 song title? It's a three-way tie between Prince & The New Power Generation's numerical hit 7, Xzibit's brief-and-to-the-point X and Loni Clark's txt msg title, U.