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  • Bartlett's Familiar Quotations - Fourteenth Edition

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    Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, often simply called Bartlett's, is an American reference work that is the longest-lived and most widely distributed collection of quotations. The book was first issued in 1855 and is currently in its eighteenth edition, published in 2012.

    The book arranges its entries by author, rather than by subject, as many other quotation collections, and enters the authors chronologically by date of birth rather than alphabetically. Within years, authors are arranged alphabetically and quotations are arranged chronologically within each author's entry, followed by "attributed" remarks whose source in the author's writings has not been confirmed. The book contains a thorough keyword index and details the source of each quotation.

    Little, Brown and Company. 1968, Book Condition: Fair. USED; Some staining on hardcover, Dust jacket Cover missing chunks on front. back and spine.  Dust jacket also wrinkled.  Few bits of highlighting.  Bookseller Inventory # A-002-2