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First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations.

Carroll Atwood Wilson

First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations.

[Exhibited at the Olin Memorial Library, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., February 24-March 23, 1935]

by Carroll Atwood Wilson

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut,
  • Middletown
    • Subjects:
    • Quotations, English -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Rare books -- Connecticut -- Middletown -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1935 ed. with presswork by Pelton & King, Middletown, Conn.

      ContributionsWesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.). Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6081 .W48 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 261 p.
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5056459M
      ISBN 100841428700
      LC Control Number74019229
      OCLC/WorldCa1054271

      In Preface, written at Dresden in August , first German edition, Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung, 4 Bücher nebst einem Anhange der die Kritik der Kentischen Philosophie (), xv-xvi. As translated by E.F.J. Payne in The World as Will and Representation (, ), Vol. 1, xvii. In the preface, Schopenhauer is joking that some readers of his book may find his work . The people who believe that, as a result of industrial development, life is about to become a hell, or may be one already, are guilty, at least, of sloppy pronouncements. On page 8 of Earth in the Balance, Al Gore claims that his study of the arms race gave him "a deeper appreciation for the most horrifying fact in all our lives: civilization is now capable of destroying itself.". Piozzi's book, British Synonymy; or, an Attempt at Regulating the Choice of Words in Familiar Conversation, came out in , nearly sixty years before Roget's first thesaurus was published—but.


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