Memorable Quotations

This remarkable collection of quotations is a treasure trove of discerning wisdom, lovely thoughts, and perceptive wit gleaned from the writing of 162 of England’s finest writers of the past.

Author: Carol A. Dingle

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595163816

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This remarkable collection of quotations is a treasure trove of discerning wisdom, lovely thoughts, and perceptive wit gleaned from the writing of 162 of England’s finest writers of the past. Both entertaining and thought-provoking, this book acquaints the reader with lumanaries of English literature, including Jane Austen, Francis Bacon, the Brontës, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Robert Browning, Samuel Butler, Lord Byron, Lewis Carroll, G. K. Chesterton, Agatha Christie, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Noël Coward, Charles Dickens, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, George Eliot, Henry Fielding, E. M. Forster, Graham Greene, Thomas Hardy, Aldous Huxley, Ben Jonson, John Keats, D. H. Lawrence, C. S. Lewis, W. Somerset Maugham, George Meredith, John Milton, George Orwell, William Shakespeare, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Lord Tennyson, William Makepeace Thackeray, Evelyn Waugh, H. G. Wells, and Virginia Woolf.

Typical Selections from the Best English Writers

... me in my favourite quotation of the 'Strong pull and the long pull,' I shall end
with the memorable words of the assembled ... I MET the other day, in an old
Dutch Chronicle, with a passage so apposite to this subject, that though it is
somewhat ...

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082222690

Category: English literature

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Our Great english Writers Lectures with Quotations Etc Class book Chs Edw Turner

The last number of The Spectator appeared on the 6th of December 1712 ; but
early in the next year The Guardian was commenced ... though several attempts
were made by others to revive this peculiar style of periodical literature , as by
Johnson in The Rambler , which ... already entered , and with whom he
contracted an intimacy that must be - regarded as one of the most memorable in
the history 69.

Author: Chs. Edw Turner

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ISBN: KBNL:KBNL03000140833

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A Treasury of Memorable Quotations

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Publisher: Booksales

ISBN: IND:30000095858837

Category: Reference

Page: 415

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From the wharves of Gloucester to the sugar maple groves of New Hampshire, from the orchards of Vermont to the bustle of downtown Boston, these three volumes of collected articles--reproduced with illustrations from the original turn-of-the-century magazines in which they first appeared--bring the past magic of New England and its beloved coast to life.

Webster s New World Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Una McGovern

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: UCSC:32106017510220

Category: Reference

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One of the most comprehensive collections of its kind features more than 21,000 quotes from 3,500 authors, arranged alphabetically by author with a complete keyword index, mini-biographies of the authors, and notes on source and historical context.

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

More than five thousand quotations, that range in time from Scott's Antarctic expedition in 1912 to the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001, are gathered in a comprehensive, updated resource that evokes a fascinating picture of the ...

Author: Elizabeth Knowles

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199208951

Category: Reference

Page: 479

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More than five thousand quotations, that range in time from Scott's Antarctic expedition in 1912 to the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001, are gathered in a comprehensive, updated resource that evokes a fascinating picture of the social, political, cultural, and scientific highlights of modern times.

Senior High School Library Catalog

Foreign quotations are given in the original language followed by the English
translation . Indexed by ... Quotations ISBN 0 - 231 - 07546 - 4 LC 91 - 42240
This work contains the “ most memorable lines written by the greatest poets of
English .

Author: H.W. Wilson Company

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ISBN: UOM:39015054026037

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Each vol. is divided into 2 parts 1st-7th ed.: Dictionary catalog and Classified catalog; 8th-9th ed. have 3rd. part: Directory of publishers.

Legal writing

Skill Is Key to Crafting Memorable Quotes : Here Is an Exercise That Helps
Writers Understand the Bones of English , the Grammar That Can Make It
Eloquent and Memorable , 73 Wis . Law 57 ( Mar . 2000 ) Legal Writing : Getting It
Right and ...

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New York the City in More Than 500 Memorable Quotations

Author: Vladimir Wertsman

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ISBN: UOM:39015041104012

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 190

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This imaginative collection of over 500 quotations describes, for better or worse, New York City from the 16th century to the present. Supplied by writers, poets, statesmen, artists, composers, educators, politicians, actors, sportsmen, musicians, scientists, travelers, and others from various ethnic backgrounds, the quotations were culled from primary sources and from a wide range of secondary works including: biographies and autobiographies, history, fiction, travel, poetry, song and art books, newspapers, journals, and magazines. All entries are arranged alphabetically by author and include brief biographical information. With reference notes and indexes.

The USENET Book

Related groups alt . usage . english alt . quotations * * * * alt . religion . all - worlds
* * Quotations of all sorts — quotes from movies , plays , books , TV shows ,
lectures , literature , and Famous Last Words . Of interest to anyone who
appreciates ...

Author: Bryan Pfaffenberger

Publisher: Addison Wesley Longman

ISBN: UVA:X002672294

Category: Computers

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Details how to find, access, and subscribe to newsgroups; describes the top 300 most useful newsgroups; and presents documentation for ten of the most widely used newsreaders

English Journal

These students enjoy a decisive advantage over struggling writers who are not
accustomed to offering interpretations and opinions ... teachers are under
increasing pressure to produce students who can write essays that pass
proficiency exams and who can score ... facts consisting of genres , periods ,
authors , plot structures , famous character types , and memorable quotes — the
sort of knowledge that ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015061168780

Category: English philology

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New Statesman Society

Many more Evgeny Pasternak's memoir does contain many writers remain stuck
in old habits . Their dull , memorable quotations quotations from Pasternak's
traditional rhetoric implies a cynicism they letters , as in his remark to the critic ,
Anatoly would surely not admit to consciously . ... Levi has an indestructible
mediocrity we shall poets have less than prose writers to react British views about
poetry .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105070362087

Category: Great Britain

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Longman Companion to English Literature

( 1975 ) . pastoral poetry , eg by Theocritus * , Virgil * , and Ovid * , and borrowed
by English pastoralists such as Spenser . ... It belongs to his last employ period ,
during which he saw America more with meaning , not ' employ his edge with rest
... memorable quotations from a writer , by the freedom and richness of Parisian
life , and or sayings by a famous person , or anecdotes about delays his own
return ...

Author: Christopher Gillie

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ISBN: IND:39000002528235

Category: England

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Reference Books Bulletin

it originally The Concise Dictionary of Foreign Quotations supplies English
translations of Latin. ... Several indexes are used: keyword indexes in each
language, an English index covering all the sections, and an alphabetical index
of the authors quoted, noting the page ... and animals, but books written for
children are often the source for some memorable quotations, and even ancient
proverbs speak of ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105113881465

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