First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations.

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Quotations, English -- Exhibitions., Rare books -- Connecticut -- Middletown -- Bibliography -- Exhibit


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ContributionsWesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.). Library.
LC ClassificationsPN6081 .W48 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 261 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4902932M
ISBN 100848200578
LC Control Number76048286

First Appearance in Print of Some Four Hundred Familiar Quotations Paperback – March 9, Author: Carroll Atwood Wilson. Get this from a library. First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations. [Carroll A Wilson; Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.).

Library.]. First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations. By comp. Carroll A. (Carroll Atwood) Wilson and Conn.). Library. Wesleyan University (Middletown. Abstract. Mode of access: : Inscribed by the author to Dr.

Frank E. Robbins (flyleaf) and signed by author (p. xii) Topics. First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations. ([Middletown, Conn., Presswork by Pelton & King, inc., ]), by Carroll A.

Wilson and Conn.). Library Wesleyan University (Middletown (page images at HathiTrust). ularly of American literary first editions, and he was deeply interested in bibliographical machinery of every kind. He published a descriptive catalogue of the works of Thomas Hardy and the First Appearance in Print of some Four Hundred Familiar Quotations.

The latter was really the description of an exhibition which he had arranged, and he. Proverbs span the centuries and often include evidence of a saying's first print appearance.

A keyword index, an essential element of any quotation dictionary, rounds out the text. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (17th ed., Little, Brown, ) has aro quotations, and Oxford Dictionary of Quota tions (6th ed., ) has more t/5(49).

Both volumes are the correct first issue, with the correct printer (Craighead) and the stereotyper on the reverse of the title, the ad vertisements on the rear covers stopping with this book, the reverse of each terminal leaf blank, and three commas in the first line of print on the front cover.

Love has no age, no limit; and no death. You can't blame gravity for falling in love. There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.

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“We need to do better. How well do you know your opening lines. ("It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife" is not on this list, we're sorry to say.

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Starts new page numbered sequentially, Placed after the body of the paper, "Works Cited" is centered without quotations marks, italics, or underlining, Placed after the body of the paper, Include all quoted, paraphrased, or summarized sources, Start each entry on new line, regular left margin, INdent the second and all subsequent lines five spaces.

The small thin volume, the first to bear the title of this collection, after passing through eight editions, each enlarged, now culminates in its ninth,—and with it, closes its tentative life.

This extract from the Preface of the fourth edition is applicable to the present one:— "It is not easy to determine in all cases the degree of familiarity that may belong to phrases and sentences.

Don’t judge a book by its cover. Just like you can’t form an opinion of a book just by looking at its cover, you can’t form an opinion about someone (or something) from their outward appearance. Example: He seems a bit jerk to me, but, hey, you never know. He may be good. You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover.

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The Bible and Shakespeare took up about a third of the text; the balance was chiefly English poetry—with Milton, Pope, Wordsworth, and Byron leading the way. There was a scattering of prose from Milton, Bacon, Benjamin Franklin. Quotations about quotations, compiled by Terri Guillemets.

The largest and most well-researched collection of quotes about quotes on the Web. Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it. Many will read the book before one thinks of quoting a passage.

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