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The Oxford dictionary of quotations

Author: Angela Partington
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. 4th edView all editions and formats
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For over 50 years, Oxford's Dictionary Department has been collecting, sourcing, researching, and authenticating quotations on an international scale. In doing so, it has created one of the richest language resources in use anywhere in the world today, and has developed the most thorough and reliable editorial procedures. For each newly discovered quotation, detailed follow-up research is carried out to verify its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Quick Ref. Collection
Quotations
Manuals (Handbooks)
Handbook
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oxford dictionary of quotations.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)652223570
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Partington
ISBN: 0198600585 9780198600589
OCLC Number: 34798114
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 1075 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of quotations
Responsibility: edited by Angela Partington.
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This revised dictionary of quotations contains over 17,000 quotations from 2500 men and women from all walks of life. Explanatory material on both authors and individual quotations is given, and an  Read more...

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