The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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This source of reference maintains its extensive coverage of literary and historical quotations, with new material added on "Sayings of the Nineties", "Slogans", and "Popular Misquotations", bringing the dictionary up to date. It contains over 9000 quotations from nearly 2000 authors, from Homer, Shakespeare, and the Bible to the sound-bites of today's politicians and pop stars. Included is a keyword index to trace quotations and their authors.show more

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  • Paperback | 606 pages
  • 129.54 x 195.58 x 35.56mm | 408.23g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • index
  • 0192800701
  • 9780192800701

About Angela Partington

About the Editor: Angela Partington is also the editor of The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations.show more

Table of contents

How to Use the Dictionary. QUOTATIONS. Index. Appendix - Sayings of the 90s. Slogans. Popular Misquotationsshow more

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