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The Columbia dictionary of Shakespeare quotations

Author: Reginald Foakes; Mary Foakes
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This collection of Shakespeare quotations is topically arranged, providing sayings on any of 600 subjects from adultery to youth, and from chaos to tyranny. It provides the right wording and the precise source of each quotation, including the play, act, scene line and the character speaking.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Quotations Dictionaries
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reginald Foakes; Mary Foakes
ISBN: 0231104340 9780231104340
OCLC Number: 60159563
Description: 534 pages : notes, references, indexes
Responsibility: Reginald Foakes (editor, Professor of English Emeritus, University of California, Los Angeles, USA) ; Mary Foakes (editor, former Librarian, Shakespeare Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon).

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In this topically arranged collection of Shakespeare quotations, the largest of its kind, writers and speakers can find not only an excellent saying on any of 600 subjects, but can be assured of the  Read more...

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The Foakes have added an innovation to their topical dictionary of Shakespeare quotations... a note to each quote to explain its context. This feature will help speakers who are looking for an apt Read more...

 
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