The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations is acclaimed for its broad and authorative coverage. Now with 20,000 quotations, this major new edition has been brought fully up to date, whilst traditional areas of coverage have been enhanced. Particular areas such as world religions, proverbs, and nursery rhymes are also included. In addition, there are new sections bringing together advertising slogans, epitaphs, film lines, misquotations, and other special catagories of topical and related quotes. With a new thematic index, which allows you to browse through the best quotations on a give subject, more background information, an extensive keyword index, and cross-references to quotations about authors, you will easily be able to find quotations for all occasions, and identify who, what, where, and when. -- Review from back of book.
Publisher: Oxford, England ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 9780198601739
Characteristics: xv, 1,136 p. ; 25 cm


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