The Quotable Book Lover

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The Quotable Book Lover

Author : Ben Jacobs
ISBN : 9781626364851
Genre : Reference
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"Some books are unreservedly forgotten; none are unreservedly remembered." -W. H. Auden "A room without books is like a body without a soul." -Cicero "The proper study of mankind is books." -Aldous Huxley This collection of more than five hundred quotations captures the wisdom and wit of the most insightful things ever said about books, spoken and written by such legendary figures as: Aeschylus, Ernest Hemingway, John Ruskin, Woody Allen, Thomas Jefferson, Charles Scribner, Maya Angelou, Franz Kafka, George Bernard Shaw, Jane Austen, Helen Keller, Wallace Stevens, Francis Bacon, Malcolm X, Robert Penn Warren, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Groucho Marx, William Carlos Williams, William Faulkner, John Milton, Oprah Winfrey, Robert Frost, George Orwell, and W. B. Yeats. Encompassing the many facets of books and the pleasures and puzzlements they afford, The Quotable Book Lover includes chapters on writing, reading, and bookbinding, among other subjects. With its wide range of commentary, this compilation will surely entertain and enlighten bibliophiles everywhere.
Category: Reference

The Quotable Nature Lover

Author : John A. Murray
ISBN : CORNELL:31924086574187
Genre : Nature
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Offers a collection of quotations about the love of nature from such authors as William Shakespeare, Lord Byron, Ernest Hemingway, and Emily Dickinson
Category: Nature

The Book Lover

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ISBN : MINN:319510007307058
Genre : Bibliography
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Category: Bibliography

The Quotable Cat Lover

Author : Charles Elliott
ISBN : 1402716451
Genre : Reference
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An unexpectedly wide range of writers weigh in on the feline, from Twain, Coward, Dickens, and Beatrix Potter to Hemingway, Yeats, Garrison Keillor, and Erma Bombeck. There are thought-provoking and delightful proverbs, too—such as the sly saying: “When cat and mouse agree, the farmer has no chance.” An irresistible delight for cat lovers everywhere.
Category: Reference

The Book Lover

Author : James Baldwin
ISBN : SRLF:AA0000063727
Genre : Best books
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Category: Best books

The Book Lover

Author : James Baldwin
ISBN : 9783752342635
Genre : Fiction
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Reproduction of the original: The Book-Lover by James Baldwin
Category: Fiction

Works Of Wisdom

Author : Will Searles Carman
ISBN : 9781466944343
Genre : Self-Help
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Category: Self-Help

The Book Lover S Enchiridion

Author : Alexander Ireland
ISBN : PSU:000005419074
Genre : Books and reading
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Category: Books and reading

Compelling Conversations Questions And Quotations On Timeless Topics

Author : Eric H. Roth
ISBN : 9780982617809
Genre : Education
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This innovative ESL/EFL textbook helps advanced English language learners develop conversation skills and improve fluency by sharing experiences, reflecting on their lives, and discussing proverbs and quotations. The oral skills English textbook includes 45 thematic chapters, over 1,350 questions, 500 vocabulary words, 250 proverbs and American idioms, and 500 quotations. Designed for both adult education and intensive English language students, the conversations and activities deepen critical thinking skills and develop speaking skills essential to success in community college and university programs. Compelling Conversations has been used in classrooms in over 40 countries, recommended by English Teaching Professional magazine, adopted by conversation clubs and private English tutors, and enjoyed by thousands of English students.
Category: Education

The Quotable Dog Lover

Author : Patricia M. Sherwood
ISBN : 140271646X
Genre : Reference
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“All knowledge, the totality of all questions and answers, is contained in the dog.” So wrote Franz Kafka, and those who cherish man’s best friend will find plenty to enjoy in this appealing, delightfully illustrated compilation. The quotations extend from Shakespeare and Sartre to Groucho Marx and Woodrow Wilson, and range from adoring to amusing.
Category: Reference

The Book Lover S Guide To The Internet

Author : Evan Morris
ISBN : 0449002276
Genre : Computers
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Describes books, magazines, newspapers, libraries, bookstores, and discussion groups found on the Internet
Category: Computers

Quotable Quotes

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ISBN : 1845290542
Genre : Books and reading
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The Irish Book Lover

Author : Bruce Stewart
ISBN : UOM:39015063668712
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The Irish Book Lover ranks as the longest-lasting of all twentieth-century Irish literary journals, with a run of 227 issues published under the editorships of John S. Crone (1909-25), Séamus Ó Casaide (1928-1930) and Colm Ó Lochlainn (1930-57). As a bibliographical and reviewing journal rather than a forum for commentary, poetry or fiction, it is less often consulted than literary journals such as the Irish Review or The Bell but nevertheless illustrates with great clarity some of the key changes in modern Irish culture and society between 1909 and 1957. Though superseded by a variety of reviewing organs, it gives an inspiring example to Irish book lovers in our own time.The Princess Grace Irish Library has compiled a sampler of the journal here, together with an index of the entire series. The present volume also contains the introductory lecture given by Dr. Nicholas Allen at the "Irish Book Lover" Symposium held in Monaco to commemorate the journal. The symposium was also afforded a planned opportunity to survey existing resources for Irish literary history in the company of fifteen Irish publishers, librarians, teachers, critics and - last but not least - owners of Irish-studies websites.
Category: Literary Criticism


Author : Bradley Steffens
ISBN : 1565103912
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Explores issues involving self expression and provides information about the history of censorship as well as current laws regarding censorship.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction