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Published: 17 March 2011

592 Pages


ISBN: 9780199567072

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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Sixth Edition

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe

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  • New edition of the most authoritative paperback dictionary of quotations available, with over 1,000 new quotes
  • The most popular quotations in use today have been identified by searching the largest ongoing language research programme in the world, the Oxford English Corpus
  • Contains over 9,000 quotations from more than 2,300 authors
  • Quotations from classic literary and historical sources, as well as from today's influential political and cultural figures
  • Easy-to-use keyword index helps the reader to find quotations and their authors

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  • Over 1,000 new quotations

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