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2 edition of dictionary of famous quotations. found in the catalog.

dictionary of famous quotations.

Robin Hyman

dictionary of famous quotations.

by Robin Hyman

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Pan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quotations, English.,
  • Quotations.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published as The modern dictionary of quotations. London, Evans Bros., 1962.

    SeriesPan piper, EP 120
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6081 .H88 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination693 p.
    Number of Pages693
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5573657M
    LC Control Number67083680

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    If you are looking for a big book of Latin proverbs and quotations accompanied by ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS, then Riley's book is one that I would highly recommend! It also contains around Greek quotations in an appendix at the end of the book. The Latin is marked with a number of short marks and long marks over any potentially ambiguous vowels 5/5(1). The Yale Book of Quotations is the most complete, up-to-date, and authoritative quotation dictionary ever compiled. The editor, Fred R. Shapiro, used innovative research techniques to ensure that the most popular and eloquent quotations, especially modern and American ones often missed by other dictionaries, were included. Yale University Press invites you to continue contributing your.

    Websters Dictionary – Online Edition is an excellent reference for classical literature, Bible studies, history papers, and the reading of America's national documents. Notable Quotations: The Bible was America's basic text book in all fields. God's Word, contained in the Bible, has furnished all necessary rules to direct our. You know we love books around here. We also love discovering the inspiring things that have been said about books. We thought you might, too, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the best quotes about reading. Read on to see the many insightful, witty, and motivating things that have been said about reading by authors, poets, scientists, artists, visionaries and even comedians.


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