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Oxford Dictionary of LITERARY QUOTATIONS (New Edition)

Kemp, Peter
ISBN: 0198662815Category:


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This newly expanded edition of the acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of Literary Quotations illuminates the world of the writer, from Shakespeare to Stephen King, from the quill to the PC. Covering all aspects of literary life, this edition is now enriched with new themes and memorable quotations from recent favorites such as Jonathan Franzen, J.K. Rowling, and Donna Tartt. Celebrating over 3,000 years of writing, the dictionary’s 4,000 quotations are arranged thematically and chronologically by author within each topic. Full keyword and author indexes ensure that a favorite quotation or author can be located quickly. From Tools of the Trade” to “”Writer’s Block””

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AuthorKemp, Peter
Number of pages490
PublisherOxford University Press
Year Published2003
Binding Type

Hardcover in Dustjacket

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