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1 The Oxford Dictionary Of Quotations.
Oxford University Press, New York/Oxford/London: 1959. Second Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The total number of quotations given is well over 40,000, and in this edition those in foreign languages and those formerly under such headings as Holy Bible, Ballads and Nursery Rhymes are incorporated in the general alphabetical arrangement. Great care has been taken to discover precise sources and many corrections in attribution have been made in this edition as well as in the text. 
Price: 11.12 USD
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2 BEILENSON, EVELYN; TENENBAUM, ANN ( EDITED BY). Wit And Wisdom Famous American Women.
Peter Pauper Press, Inc., New York: 1986. 0880881577 / 9780880881579 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The persons quoted in this book are all women and each one is American. At first glance, it seems that these are their only common denominators. But in fact there is a much more important connection to be discovered and understood. All these women are, in a sense, pioneers, for they have all succeeded as women in a predominately male society. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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3 BYRNE, ROBERT (CHOSEN & ARRANGED BY). The Third And Possibly The Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said.
Fawcett Crest Books, New York: 1987. 0449213374 / 9780449213377 First Ballantine Books Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The Third And Possibly The Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said joins its predecessors among the indispensable books of all time. Illustrated by old line cuts, many of which are quite amusing. Includes an Index. "An Ideal Gift" -- Dear Abby 
Price: 2.52 USD
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4 BYRNE, ROBERT. The Fourth And By Far The Most Recent 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said.
Atheneum, New York: 1990. s Softcover. Fair condition. Cover has slight chips and scratches. 
The Third and possibly the Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said joins its predecessors among the indispensable books of all time. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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5 BYRNE, ROBERT. The Third And Possibly The Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said.
Atheneum, New York: 1986. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The Third And Possibly The Best 637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said joins its predecessors among the indispensable books of all time. Illustrated by old line cuts, many of which are quite amusing. Includes an Index. "An Ideal Gift" -- Dear Abby 
Price: 14.73 USD
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6 HART-BYERS, SUSAN. Jane Austen's Universal Truths.
Pavilion, London: 1997. 1862050953 / 9781862050952 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Jane Austen is often famed for her humor, but, as Susan Hart-Byers proves in this enlightening collection of quotations, her knowledge of the human character underpins every element of her writing. 
Price: 34.44 USD
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7 MALLOY, MERRIT Irish - American Funny Quotes.
Sterling Publishing Company, New York: 1994. First Printing. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
The words, witticisms, and wisdom of famous Irish-Americans past and present are now gathered in one uproarious collection. John F. Kennedy, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jackie Gleason, Nolan Ryan, Joni Mitchell, Johnny Carson, Margaret Mitchell, and plenty of other politicians, actors, comedians, writers, journalists, religious leaders, and athletes speak out on everything from being Irish, their temper, and sex, to death, divorce, genius, and God. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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8 MAZEL, ELLA (SELECTED & ARRANGED BY). " And Don't Call Me A Racist! " A Treasury Of Quotes On The Past, Present, And Future Of The Color Line In America.
Argonaut Press, Lexington: 1998. Nineteenth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
In this treasury of over 1,000 quotes, you will find -- in the voices of Langston Hughes and the Delany sisters, for example -- some of the bittersweet humor that has helped sustain blacks in this country through their long oppressive history. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.65 USD
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9 MEAD, LUCY. Friends Are Special: A Tribute To Those Who Accept, Support And Care.
Gramercy Books, New York: 2001. 0517163128 / 9780517163122 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A collection of a variety of comments and quotes from the well-known to the ordinary about the wonder of friendship. 
Price: 18.29 USD
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10 UNGAR, FREDERICK. Practical Wisdom: A Treasury Of Aphorisms And Reflections From The German.
Frederick Unger Publishing Company, New York: 1977. 0804469385 / 9780804469388 s Softcover. Fair condition. Stains on the edges. Underlining on some pages. Gift inscription signed by the author. 

Price: 28.50 USD
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11 WATSON, JOHN H. M. D.; WATSON, JOHN H III (INTRODUCTION); VAN DER LEUN, GERARD (ASSISTED BY). The Quotable Sherlock Holmes
The Mysterious Press, New York: 2000. 0446677272 / 9780446677271 s Softcover. Good condition. 
The only comprehensive compendium of the First Consulting Detective's wit, wisdom, and philosophy. Comprised of hundreds of quotes from the Canon and decorated by Sidney Paget's illustrations from the first British editions, this is the essential reference to Holmes's view on every aspect of life. Now everyone, from the most dedicated Baker Street Irregular to the casual admirer, can benefit from the Master Sleuth's uncanny declarations. 
Price: 16.63 USD
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12 ZAHNISER, J. D. (COMPILED BY). And Then She Said: Quotations By Women For Every Occasion.
Caillech Press, St. Paul: 1990. 0962483613 / 9780962483615 Second Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Looking for inspiration? Need relevant, multicultural quotations for classroom, presentations, or for special times? And Then She Said . . . includes hundreds of quotes taken from women's writings, speeches, interviews, and conversations, Here are words wise, witty and true for all the occasions of women's lives. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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