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Dictionaries of quotations

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

Jacqueline Winspear

Fiction & Literature; Dictionaries of quotations; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

A one-of-a-kind illustrated companion to the best-selling Maisie Dobbs series, which invites readers into the beloved heroine's... [more]

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

Caroline Taggart

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

All That Glisters ... presents some of the pithiest, wisest and most fascinating quotations we should all know, detailing... [more]

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Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations...

Gyles Brandreth

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

Hardback

This new collection brings together a handpicked selection of the funniest... [more]

$21.95

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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments

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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments...

James Scheibli

Film, TV & Radio; Dictionaries of quotations; Popular culture; Trivia & quiz question books

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This one-of-a-kind collection of movie quotes and trivia spans over 100 years of cinema, and provides cinephiles of all ages... [more]

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Every Day a Word Surprises Me: & Other Quotes by Writers

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Every Day a Word Surprises Me: & Other Quotes by Writers

Phaidon Editors

Anthologies (non-poetry); Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

Advice, strong opinions, and personal revelations by the world's greatest writers - exclusively researched for this new book... [more]

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The Quotable Darwin

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The Quotable Darwin

Janet Browne

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Dictionaries of quotations; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

<div><strong>A treasure trove of illuminating and entertaining quotations from the legendary naturalist.</strong></div><div><br... [more]

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs

Elizabeth Knowles

Language: reference & general; Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Gift books

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Featuring over 2,000 proverbs and sayings, both quirky and wise, on 250 different themes, the Little Oxford Dictionary of... [more]

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50 Speeches That Made the Modern World: Famous Speeches from Women's Rights to Human Rights

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50 Speeches That Made the Modern World: Famous Speeches from Women's Rights...

Chambers

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

A collection of 50 of the most significant speeches from around the globe that demonstrably changed the modern world and analysis... [more]

$35.00

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Gyles Brandreth

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

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Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners,... [more]

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The Chambers Dictionary of Great Quotations

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The Chambers Dictionary of Great Quotations

Chambers

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

Great Quotations is a treasure trove of the wittiest, most insightful, most famous and most important words uttered in history.... [more]

$85.00

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Susan Ratcliffe (Associate Editor, Quotations, Oxford University Press)

Literary reference works; Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

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The perfect gift for every occasion. Packed with 4,000 quotable quotes new and old, this little book offers the words of famous... [more]

$22.95

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Ned Sherrin

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

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The late Ned Sherrin's personal choice of humorous quotations, from witty one-liners to the punchlines of sparkling anecdotes.... [more]

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Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs with English Translations

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Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs with English Translations

A.E. Brougham, A. W. Reed, Timoti Karetu

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries of quotations; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Proverbs (or whakatauki) express the wisdom, wit and common sense pf the Maori people. Evocative and succinct, they are great... [more]

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Chinese Proverbs and Popular Sayings: with Observations on Culture and Language

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Chinese Proverbs and Popular Sayings: with Observations on Culture and Language...

Qin Xue Herzberg, Larry Herzberg

Dictionaries of quotations; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A collection of 500+ proverbs in Chinese and English, capturing the enduring wisdom of China, for travelers and language... [more]

$19.99

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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Susan Ratcliffe (Associate Editor, OUP)

Reference; Reference works; Dictionaries of quotations

Paperback

Based on the highly acclaimed seventh edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, this new edition includes over 9,000... [more]

$27.95

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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

William Shakespeare

Shakespeare studies & criticism; Dictionaries of quotations

Paperback

If you have ever been stuck trying to identify a Shakespearean quote then this is the book for you! With over 3,000 quotes... [more]

$26.99

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The Daily Sherlock Holmes: A Year of Quotes from the Case-Book of the World's Greatest Detective

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The Daily Sherlock Holmes: A Year of Quotes from the Case-Book of the World's...

Arthur Conan Doyle

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Dictionaries of quotations

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Dr. Watson, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, said Stamford, introducing us. How are you? he said cordially, gripping my hand with... [more]

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Revolution!: Sayings of Vladimir Lenin

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Revolution!: Sayings of Vladimir Lenin

The Bodleian Library

Dictionaries of quotations; History; Russian Revolution; Marxism & Communism

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Accompanied by a range of arresting images, this book is a compilation of some of Lenin's most famous sayings, taken from... [more]

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The Little Black Book of Political Wisdom

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The Little Black Book of Political Wisdom

Sanford L. Jacobs

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Political structure & processes

Hardback

The Little Black Book of Political Wisdom is an engaging collection of the wisest, funniest, and most insightful words ever... [more]

$31.95

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Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Elizabeth Knowles

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

A major new edition of the most authoritative dictionary of quotations available brings you the wit and wisdom of past and... [more]

$78.95

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Pride: A Celebration in Quotes

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Pride: A Celebration in Quotes

Caitlyn McNeill

Dictionaries of quotations; Gay & Lesbian studies

Hardback

These thoughtfully selected quotations are the perfect way to honour the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots and the first... [more]

$22.99

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Essential Wisdom of the World's Greatest Leaders

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Essential Wisdom of the World's Greatest Leaders

Carol Kelly-Gangi

Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

This collection gathers together hundreds of memorable quotations from the greatest leaders in history. [more]

$14.99

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Jeff Bezos: In His Own Words

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Jeff Bezos: In His Own Words

Helena Hunt

Biography: business & industry; Dictionaries of quotations; Business & management; Internet & WWW industries

Paperback

A collection of more than 400 quotes from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on business, e-commerce, technology, innovation, and more.... [more]

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Age Is Just a Number: And Other Lies and Truths We Tell Ourselves about Getting Older

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Age Is Just a Number: And Other Lies and Truths We Tell Ourselves about...

Phil Marden

Dictionaries of quotations; Coping with old age; Humour collections & anthologies

Hardback

Draw on the wit and wisdom of the ages to age with grace, humour and optimism! Illustrated by Phil Marden, this book gathers... [more]

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1001 Quotations to Inspire You Before You Die

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1001 Quotations to Inspire You Before You Die

Robert Arp

Dictionaries of quotations; Gift books

Paperback

Fully illustrated and explained, this is the ultimate guide to 1001 of the best quotes through history. [more]

$39.99

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