skip to content
The Oxford book of ages Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The Oxford book of ages

Author: Anthony Sampson; Sally Sampson
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This ingenious anthology brings together a kaleidoscope of opinions about every age of life from birth to a hundred. Anthony and Sally Sampson have collected the wit and wisdom of many remarkable figures of the past and present as they pause to reflect on their achievements or aspirations and on what it means to be a certain age ..." -- Inside front cover.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oxford book of ages.
Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1985
(OCoLC)560049300
Online version:
Oxford book of ages.
Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1985
(OCoLC)607698461
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Sampson; Sally Sampson
ISBN: 0192141341 9780192141347
OCLC Number: 11236218
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 202 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: chosen by Anthony and Sally Sampson.
More information:

Abstract:

"This ingenious anthology brings together a kaleidoscope of opinions about every age of life from birth to a hundred. Anthony and Sally Sampson have collected the wit and wisdom of many remarkable figures of the past and present as they pause to reflect on their achievements or aspirations and on what it means to be a certain age ..." -- Inside front cover.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11236218> # The Oxford book of ages
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "11236218" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Place/oxford_oxfordshire> ; # Oxford Oxfordshire
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85076820> ; # Life cycle, Human
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998248> ; # Life cycle, Human
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800130> ; # Age
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/leeftijd> ; # Leeftijd
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/082/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85002068> ; # Age
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Thing/man> ; # Man
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/alter> ; # Alter
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/etapes_de_la_vie_citations_maxims_etc> ; # Étapes de la vie--Citations, maxims, etc
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/age_citations_maximes_etc> ; # Age--Citations, maximes, etc
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/aforismen> ; # Aforismen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/aphorismus> ; # Aphorismus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/anthologie> ; # Anthologie
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/271423785> ; # Sally Sampson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/108159108> ; # Anthony Sampson
    schema:datePublished "1985" ;
    schema:description ""This ingenious anthology brings together a kaleidoscope of opinions about every age of life from birth to a hundred. Anthony and Sally Sampson have collected the wit and wisdom of many remarkable figures of the past and present as they pause to reflect on their achievements or aspirations and on what it means to be a certain age ..." -- Inside front cover."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/351194118> ;
    schema:genre "Quotations"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607698461> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/560049300> ;
    schema:name "The Oxford book of ages"@en ;
    schema:productID "11236218" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11236218#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxfordshire_new_york_oxford_university_press_1985> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192141347> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8500066> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11236218> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Place/oxford_oxfordshire> # Oxford Oxfordshire
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Oxford Oxfordshire" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/age_citations_maximes_etc> # Age--Citations, maximes, etc
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Age--Citations, maximes, etc"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351194118#Topic/etapes_de_la_vie_citations_maxims_etc> # Étapes de la vie--Citations, maxims, etc
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Étapes de la vie--Citations, maxims, etc"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85076820> # Life cycle, Human
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Life cycle, Human"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800130> # Age
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Age"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998248> # Life cycle, Human
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Life cycle, Human"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108159108> # Anthony Sampson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1926" ;
    schema:deathDate "2004" ;
    schema:familyName "Sampson" ;
    schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
    schema:name "Anthony Sampson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/271423785> # Sally Sampson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sampson" ;
    schema:givenName "Sally" ;
    schema:name "Sally Sampson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192141347>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0192141341" ;
    schema:isbn "9780192141347" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/560049300>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Oxford book of ages." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11236218> ; # The Oxford book of ages
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607698461>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Oxford book of ages." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11236218> ; # The Oxford book of ages
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.