’Every age hath its book’ – The Koran. ‘It’s better to be quotable than honest’ – Tom Stoppard. Continuously in print since 1961, the Gem Dictionary of Quotations is now established as the best value-for-money mini-dictionary of quotations available.
Fully revised and updated, this 1997 edition has been organised on a thematic basis for ease of reference.
• Includes over 4000 quotations on themes ranging from Acting and Adultery to Cookery and Poetry, with special sections on Last Words and Epitaphs
• Includes all the classic quotes, from Julius Caesar and Tennyson to Max Beerbohm and Oscar Wilde
• Modern quotations range from Ruby Wax and Nelson Mandela to Ken Dodd and Patrick O’Brian
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A completely new edition of the classic Gem Dictionary of Quotations.
Now includes around 4000 quotations arranged by theme for quick and easy reference, from Adultery and Politics to Animals and Insults.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001283646
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001829484
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-000-42-1532001
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # HH-000-42-1532001