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A book of misquotations

Author: Elizabeth Knowles
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Who really said that - or did not say it? Enquire within for the facts behind famous misquotations, misattributions, and apocryphal remarks.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Knowles
ISBN: 0199203598 9780199203598
OCLC Number: 851821975
Description: 176 pages ; 200 mm
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth Knowles.
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Brings together a range of wrongly remembered sayings, popular summaries of original thoughts, and apocryphal or unverifiable comments attributed to a particular person. By revealing what was (and  Read more...

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"What They Didn't Say: A Book of Misquotations, edited by Elizabeth Knowles, supplies the backstory that comes at the end of Telephone; who said what first and how it changes along the Read more...

 
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