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By Mango Media (corporate author)
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9781633531130 | Ingram Pub Services, August 20, 2015, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: The ultimate gift book for Trekkies, featuring classic quotes and photos from fan-loved moments, tidbits of behind-the-scenes trivia, and personal recollections from the cast and crew of Star Trek The Original Series.The Wit and Wisdom of Star Trek celebrates the enduring legacy of The Original Series, with full-color photos, notable production facts, evocative excerpts, and quotes directly from the cast and crew...read more
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9781604335644 | Cider Mill Pr Book Pub Llc, June 23, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The ultimate gift book for Trekkies, featuring classic quotes and photos from fan-loved moments, tidbits of behind-the-scenes trivia, and personal recollections from the cast and crew of Star Trek The Original Series.

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By Hobart Rotary Club (corporate author)
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9781578265633 | Hatherleigh Pr, May 26, 2015, cover price $12.50

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Product Description: A must-have for language lovers, this compendium contains hundreds of mind-stretching observations that are contradictory or illogical on one level, yet true, witty, and often profound on another.ox-y-mor-on-i-ca (OK-se-mor-ON-uh-ca) noun: Any variety of tantalizing, self-contradictory statements or observations that on the surface appear false or illogical, but at a deeper level are profoundly true...read more
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9780060536992 | Harpercollins, March 1, 2004, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Collects hundreds of paradoxical and contradictory observations by a range of writers, politicians, philosophers, and public figures, in a reference to such phrases as 'Less is more' and 'Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.

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9780060537005 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, June 9, 2015), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A must-have for language lovers, this compendium contains hundreds of mind-stretching observations that are contradictory or illogical on one level, yet true, witty, and often profound on another.

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Product Description: A book about playing (around) with words differently, about being poetic differently, about making you smile differently, about inspiration and wit—but differently. Mwah has formed his own signature style of getting to the core of matters by twisting familiar lines and pronunciations...read more
By Mwah
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9789063693749 | Bis Pub, April 7, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A book about playing (around) with words differently, about being poetic differently, about making you smile differently, about inspiration and wit—but differently.

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Product Description: An insightful, lighthearted look at the first American president to have a sense of humor: Abraham Lincoln.Admired for his leadership, honesty, and eloquence, Abraham Lincoln was also a well-known humorist and storyteller. Brimming with his soaring wit, LINCOLN'S GIFT explores the role that humor played throughout his tumultuous professional and private life...read more
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9781492609650, titled "Lincoln's Gift: How Humor Shaped Lincoln's Life & Legacy" | Cumberland House, April 1, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: An insightful, lighthearted look at the first American president to have a sense of humor: Abraham Lincoln.

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Product Description: A pocket-sized guide of reasons to cycle For the majority of civilized humanity, walking is on its last legs."  —Scientific American, 1869 "Cycle tracks will abound in utopia."  —H. G. Wells "Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride...read more
By Ebury Press (corporate author)
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9780091957797 | Ebury Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A pocket-sized guide of reasons to cycle For the majority of civilized humanity, walking is on its last legs.

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Product Description: "The voices of conformity speak so loudly. Don't listen to them," acclaimed author and award-winning journalist Anna Quindlen cautioned graduates of Grinnell College. Jazz virtuoso and educator Wynton Marsalis advised new Connecticut College alums not to worry about being on time, but rather to be in time—because "time is actually your friend...read more
By Tara Grove (editor) and Isabel Ostrer (editor)
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9781620970904 | New Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "The voices of conformity speak so loudly.

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Product Description: The official tie-in book to the wildly popular Facebook page, featuring brand-new crazy, off-the-wall, outrageously funny, and downright “awesome” pearls of wisdom from real-life drill sergeants and instructors from all branches of the military...read more
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9780062351968 | Harpercollins, June 9, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: The official tie-in book to the wildly popular Facebook page, featuring brand-new crazy, off-the-wall, outrageously funny, and downright “awesome” pearls of wisdom from real-life drill sergeants and instructors from all branches of the military.

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Product Description: Wisdom and stories from one of America's most unique legal mindsAbraham Lincoln's success as a politician was rooted in experience in the courtroom. Despite a presidency plagued with moral and legal crises, this self-taught prairie lawyer deftly led the nation by relying on the core principles he honed in his early career: honestly, self-discipline, and a powerful sense of social responsibility...read more
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9781492613985 | Cumberland House, March 24, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Wisdom and stories from one of America's most unique legal mindsAbraham Lincoln's success as a politician was rooted in experience in the courtroom.

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Product Description: With more than 2,000 timeless quotes by women, representing everyone from Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1542-1587) to pop megastar Madonna, The Last Word is a must-have for any woman looking for inspiration, kinship and a way to meaningfully connect with audiences of one to one million...read more
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9780135243725 | Prentice Hall Direct, July 1, 1992, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of quotations by women on such subjects as life, ability, courage, equality, freedom, happiness, success, philosophy, and men

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9781589852730 | Five Star Pubns, February 27, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: With more than 2,000 timeless quotes by women, representing everyone from Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1542-1587) to pop megastar Madonna, The Last Word is a must-have for any woman looking for inspiration, kinship and a way to meaningfully connect with audiences of one to one million.
9780135177150 | Prentice Hall Direct, July 1, 1992, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of quotations by women on such subjects as life, ability, courage, equality, freedom, happiness, success, philosophy, and men

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By Mango Media (corporate author)
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9781633530676 | Ingram Pub Services, June 20, 2016, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: William Shakespeare is ubiquitous throughout the Western world as the master of the written word, and the above-quoted “Sonnet 18” is celebrated as one of the most exquisite love poems of all time. Love comes in all forms—friendly, familial, unrequited, and lustful—and impressively, the bard’s canon works with them all...read more
By Stephen Brennan (editor)
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9781629144122 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, January 27, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: William Shakespeare is ubiquitous throughout the Western world as the master of the written word, and the above-quoted “Sonnet 18” is celebrated as one of the most exquisite love poems of all time.

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Product Description: In the hurly burly of this busy world, simple kindness and goodness can get left behind in the rush to be first in line, to the top of the corporate ladder, and to have the most likes. But, what does it all mean at the end of the day? Isn't being a good person and making real contributions to the world more important than anything else? Author Brenda Knight, part of the team who made the world a better place with Random Acts of Kindness as well as a little more thankful with The Grateful Table, writes "At the end of life, I feel sure having lots of money, fancy cars, and real estate is not nearly as important as how much love you gave to the world...read more
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9781632280046 | Pgw, April 14, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In the hurly burly of this busy world, simple kindness and goodness can get left behind in the rush to be first in line, to the top of the corporate ladder, and to have the most likes.

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Product Description: "Toss in a stone and begin your own ripple of influence." --Joy CooperFeaturing more than 100 artists and 130 quotes, Lesley Riley has created the ultimate book of "quotespiration."With quotes from artists, authors, philosophers and cultural icons, there are words of wisdom to speak to everyone from every walk of life...read more
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9781440338403 | North Light Books, December 17, 2014, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: "Toss in a stone and begin your own ripple of influence.

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Product Description: Ever since the first edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations published over 70 years ago, this bestselling book has remained unrivalled in its coverage of quotations both past and present. The eighth edition is a vast treasury of wit and wisdom spanning the centuries and providing the ultimate answer to the question, 'Who said that?' Find that only half-remembered line in a collection of over 20,000 quotations, comprehensively indexed for ready reference...read more
By Elizabeth Knowles (editor)
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9780199668700, titled "Oxford Dictionary of Quotations" | 8 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2014), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Ever since the first edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations published over 70 years ago, this bestselling book has remained unrivalled in its coverage of quotations both past and present.
9780199237173, titled "Oxford Dictionary of Quotations" | 7 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 23, 2009), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Here is a major new edition of the most authoritative dictionary of quotations available, bringing you the wit and wisdom of past and present--from the ancient adages of East and West to today's most memorable lines.
9780198607205 | 6 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 9, 2004), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Brings together thousands of quotations from every era and location in a reference that provides a thematic and keyword index and such details as the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each person.
9780198601739 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 25, 1999, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: More than twenty thousand quotations from every era and location are combined in a comprehensive reference that also encompasses details of the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each entry, as well as a thematic and keyword index.

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Product Description: “I wish I had less money,” said no one, ever. Let’s start with the obvious: You are poor as hell, my friend. The top 1% own about 40% of the nation’s wealth in the United States while you might barely have 40 cents of a dollar in your pocket...read more
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9781633530157 | Ingram Pub Services, April 20, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “I wish I had less money,” said no one, ever.

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Product Description: The Quotable Cancer describes the crusty, protective Cancer personality with more than 600 quotes and examples from celebrated Cancerians like Helen Keller, Ernest Hemingway and Meryl Streep. Famous Cancer individuals describe their natural Talents for nesting and nurturing in one chapter, addressing Challenges like bossiness and crabbiness in another...read more
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9781936998043 | Scb Distributors, November 15, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The Quotable Cancer describes the crusty, protective Cancer personality with more than 600 quotes and examples from celebrated Cancerians like Helen Keller, Ernest Hemingway and Meryl Streep.

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Product Description: With over six thousand entries, this amazingly comprehensive collection can make anyone sound as smart as Einstein, Plato, or Shakespeare.Join hundreds of other travelers among life’s highway as they share their pearls of hard-won wisdom...read more
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9781629147970 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, December 30, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: With over six thousand entries, this amazingly comprehensive collection can make anyone sound as smart as Einstein, Plato, or Shakespeare.

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Product Description: Do you know how to properly conduct yourself in a public restroom?What about while in the midst of a profoundly awkward silence?Have you perfected how to get out of helping your friend move?If you answered no to those questions, fear not...read more
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9781939529688 | Benbella Books, November 4, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Do you know how to properly conduct yourself in a public restroom?

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Product Description: The unmatched guide—and perfect gift—for stymied scribes and working wordsmiths everywhere, now expanded and updated. A singular and indispensable reference tool, The Describer's Dictionary—now expanded and updated—has served for over twenty years as the go-to resource for writers who are determined to capture the world in just the right words...read more
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9780393346169 | 2 expanded edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 24, 2014), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The unmatched guide—and perfect gift—for stymied scribes and working wordsmiths everywhere, now expanded and updated.
9780393312652 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1995, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A dictionary of the observable world features definition-first organization; passages from the writings of James, Updike, and others; and words concerning shapes, textures, colors, terrain, and more

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Product Description: Inspired by the famous Chinese fortune cookie, 60 Fortune Cookies compiles sixty proverbs filled with humor and wisdom. Perfect for reflecting on everyday life, these adages remind us that “love is blind to the future” and that “the cycle of life is no reason to be going in circles,” in addition to asking simple yet resonant questions to help us meditate on our lives...read more
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9781627740944 | Bilingual edition (Ingram Pub Services, November 1, 2014), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Inspired by the famous Chinese fortune cookie, 60 Fortune Cookies compiles sixty proverbs filled with humor and wisdom.

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Product Description: Oxford is one of the world’s great cities—a source of inspiration to generations of poets, novelists, journalists, and commentators who have visited or called it home. Be it praise or colorful invective, everyone, it seems, has something to say about the city and this slender volume—filled with wise, witty, and sometimes scandalous quotes—presents the full range of impressions it has made...read more
By Bodleian Library (corporate author)
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9781851244003 | Bodleian Library, October 15, 2014, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Oxford is one of the world’s great cities—a source of inspiration to generations of poets, novelists, journalists, and commentators who have visited or called it home.

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Product Description: US Senator Elizabeth Warren has long been an original thinker and a powerful voice for the common man. Having worked her first job at the age of nine and witnessed first-hand the economic struggles of the American middle class, Warren never hesitates to tell the truth about the US economy...read more
By Frank Marshall (editor)
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9781629144184 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 18, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: US Senator Elizabeth Warren has long been an original thinker and a powerful voice for the common man.

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Product Description: This collection of timeless wisdom will guide you on the path to being a truly great teacher!International best-selling author Noah benShea brings his unique insights to a collection of topical quotes that celebrate "the splendor of a sudden thought...read more
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9780761945390 | Corwin Pr, August 24, 2001, cover price $72.95 | About this edition: International best-selling author Noah benShea brings his trademark wit and wisdom to educators once again with a collection that celebrates "the splendor of a sudden thought.

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9781629146898 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 11, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This collection of timeless wisdom will guide you on the path to being a truly great teacher!
9780761945406 | Corwin Pr, August 24, 2001, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: International best-selling author Noah benShea brings his trademark wit and wisdom to educators once again with a collection that celebrates "the splendor of a sudden thought.

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