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Bartlett's familiar quotations : a collection of passages, phrases, and proverbs traced to their sources in ancient and modern literature

Author: John Bartlett; Geoffrey O'Brien
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, and Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 18th edView all editions and formats
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A completely revised and updated edition provides a sweeping overview of the cultural influence of inspirational language and includes new contributions by such authors as the Dalai Lama, Steve Jobs and Desmond Tutu.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bartlett; Geoffrey O'Brien
ISBN: 9780316017596 0316017590
OCLC Number: 793726786
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: lxi, 1438 pages ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Familiar quotations
Responsibility: John Bartlett ; Geoffrey O'Brien, general editor.

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Ten years in the making, the eighteenth edition of the longest-lived and bestselling collection of quotations in history introduces hundreds of new quotations from writers all over the world.  Read more...

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