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Product Description: A thorough revision and update of the best-selling Reader’s Digest original Quotable Quotes will bring this timeless classic into the 21st century. The new collection will feature words of wisdom, wry witticisms, provocative opinions, and inspiring reflections from history's greatest figures and modern celebrities alike...read more
By Reader's Digest (corporate author)
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9781621452270 | Rev upd edition (Readers Digest, April 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A thorough revision and update of the best-selling Reader’s Digest original Quotable Quotes will bring this timeless classic into the 21st century.

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Product Description: From Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde to Fidel Castro and Dolly Parton, the Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations features 4,000 of the best quotations of past and present. Packed with quotable quotes on over 300 themes from 'Parties' to 'Punctuality', and from 'Apology' to 'Toasts', this is the ideal tool for finding exactly the right words to express yourself in any situation...read more
By Julia Cresswell (editor)
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9780198753575 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 8, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde to Fidel Castro and Dolly Parton, the Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations features 4,000 of the best quotations of past and present.

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Product Description: C. G. Jung (1875-1961) was a preeminent thinker of the modern era. In seeking to establish an interdisciplinary science of analytical psychology, he studied psychiatry, religion, mysticism, literature, physics, biology, education, and criminology...read more
By Tony Woolfson (contributor)
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9780691155593 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 10, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: C.
9780538642903, titled "British & World Literature for Life and Work" | South-Western Pub, March 1, 1997, cover price $68.95 | also contains British & World Literature for Life and Work | About this edition: British & World Literature for Life and work weaves together elements of traditional English with a practical emphasis on reading writing and critical thinking in the workplace and in everyday living.

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Product Description: The Cantonese call anyone lecherous, and anything salacious, harm sup—literally salty and wet. And the code word for all things harm sup is "kitchen tiles." Anyone who has stepped into a Chinese kitchen knows it is like a war zone, with broth and condiments spilt all over the place; hence the tiles are deemed salty and wet...read more
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9789881376497 | Natl Book Network, November 7, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The Cantonese call anyone lecherous, and anything salacious, harm sup—literally salty and wet.

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Product Description: What is the best-known quote in the history of Norwich City? Decades of drama have produced millions of words of wit, wisdom, fury, and folly from a range of great characters including players, managers, directors, supporters, journalists, commentators, and celebrities...read more
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9781785310355 | Trafalgar Square, November 1, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: What is the best-known quote in the history of Norwich City?

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Product Description: "You can't make an omeletet without breaking eggs."  —English proverb "Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."  —John Barrymore "Throw caution to the wind and just do it."  —Carrie Underwood This little book of sunshine is bursting with witty and optimistic quotes, perfect both for those who always see life sunny side up and for those who might need reminding of the silver lining now and then...read more
By Summersdale (corporate author)
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9781849535274 | Summersdale Pub Ltd, November 1, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: "You can't make an omeletet without breaking eggs.

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9780317174113, titled "Making the Abolition of War a Realistic Goal" | World Policy Inst, June 1, 1981, cover price $2.00 | also contains Making the Abolition of War a Realistic Goal | About this edition: This popular essay provides a brief introduction to civilian-based defense, a policy in which civilians are prepared to use nonviolent resistance as a means of national defense.

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Product Description: Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners, and anecdotes. With over 1,000 new quotations from all media, it's easy to find hilarious quotes on subjects ranging from Argument to Diets, from Computers to The Weather...read more
By Gyles Brandreth (editor)
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9780199681365 | 5th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2013), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners, and anecdotes.

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9780199681372 | 5th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2015), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners, and anecdotes.
9780521295031, titled "Jerzy Grotowski" | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $25.00 | also contains Jerzy Grotowski

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Product Description: From the best-selling author of Wild, a collection of quotes--drawn from the wide range of her writings--that capture her wisdom, courage, and outspoken humor, presented in a gift-sized package that's as irresistible to give as it is to receive...read more
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9781101946909 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 27, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From the best-selling author of Wild, a collection of quotes--drawn from the wide range of her writings--that capture her wisdom, courage, and outspoken humor, presented in a gift-sized package that's as irresistible to give as it is to receive.

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Product Description: A charming, beautifully designed collection of bite-sized wisdom from Agatha Christie’s beloved detective Hercule Poirot—delightful, witty, and perceptive quotations and bon mots to stimulate every fan’s little grey cells.“My name is Hercule Poirot and I am probably the greatest detective in the world...read more
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9780062425171 | William Morrow & Co, October 15, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A charming, beautifully designed collection of bite-sized wisdom from Agatha Christie’s beloved detective Hercule Poirot—delightful, witty, and perceptive quotations and bon mots to stimulate every fan’s little grey cells.

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Product Description: With inspiring words of gratitude, this tiny book with a great big message, helps us recognize the people who make our lives brighter and our hearts lighter. Enlightening quotes and short writings paired with adorable animal photos provide the perfect way to acknowledge everyone who makes a difference: a parent, friend, sibling, spouse, colleague, teacher, mentor, or anyone else who has enriched your life...read more
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9781426215513 | Natl Geographic Society, October 27, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: With inspiring words of gratitude, this tiny book with a great big message, helps us recognize the people who make our lives brighter and our hearts lighter.

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Product Description: "I used to begin a course on Australian economic history in the accepted manner with the European explorations of the eighteenth century until one day the archaeologist, John Mulvaney, enquired what I said about the earlier 99 per cent of time embraced by the human history of Australia...read more
By Billy Griffiths (editor)
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9781922235749 | Monash Univ Faculty Info, November 23, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "I used to begin a course on Australian economic history in the accepted manner with the European explorations of the eighteenth century until one day the archaeologist, John Mulvaney, enquired what I said about the earlier 99 per cent of time embraced by the human history of Australia.

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Product Description: Trust father of three William Shakespeare for all the advice you need for any parenting dilemma, in this witty and erudite guide—a handy collection of wisdom drawn from his most beloved works, from Hamlet to King Lear to Much Ado About Nothing...read more
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9780062442505 | Harpercollins, November 10, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Trust father of three William Shakespeare for all the advice you need for any parenting dilemma, in this witty and erudite guide—a handy collection of wisdom drawn from his most beloved works, from Hamlet to King Lear to Much Ado About Nothing.

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Product Description: The Musician Says is an all-access backstage pass to the world of singers, songwriters, composers, and instrumentalists—all those who have a relationship with the Muse and have experienced the sacrifices, satisfactions, and frustrations it brings...read more
By Benedetta Lobalbo (compiler)
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9781616893897, titled "The Musician Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom" | Princeton Architectural Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Musician Says is an all-access backstage pass to the world of singers, songwriters, composers, and instrumentalists—all those who have a relationship with the Muse and have experienced the sacrifices, satisfactions, and frustrations it brings.

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Product Description: "In politics, if you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman."  —Margaret Thatcher "Instead of getting married again, I’m going to find a woman I don’t like and just give her a house."  —Rod Stewart Ever been at a loss for words? Ever wished that the perfect wry remark or putdown would spring to mind? The great, the good, the intellectual, and the downright insulting can all be found in Brit Wit...read more
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9781849536653 | Summersdale Pub Ltd, October 1, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "In politics, if you want something said, ask a man.
9781840244151 | Summersdale Pub Ltd, September 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Ever been at a loss for words?

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Product Description: "Some people say, 'How can you live without knowing?' I do not know what they mean. I always live without knowing. That is easy. How you get to know is what I want to know."--Richard P. Feynman Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard P...read more
By Michelle Feynman (editor)
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9780691153032 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 29, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "Some people say, 'How can you live without knowing?
9780538642880, titled "British & World Literature for Life and Work" | South-Western Pub, March 1, 1997, cover price $95.95 | also contains British & World Literature for Life and Work | About this edition: British & World Literature for Life and work weaves together elements of traditional English with a practical emphasis on reading writing and critical thinking in the workplace and in everyday living.

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Product Description: We all need a good laugh now and then, especially at the expense of a big-shot politician who opens his or her mouth and removes all doubt about their inherent idiocy, their lovable lunacy, or their daffy demeanor that again and again makes them a late-night-TV punchline...read more
By Mike Towle (compiler)
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9781938067969 | Midpoint Trade Books Inc, August 18, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: We all need a good laugh now and then, especially at the expense of a big-shot politician who opens his or her mouth and removes all doubt about their inherent idiocy, their lovable lunacy, or their daffy demeanor that again and again makes them a late-night-TV punchline.

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9780471835868, titled "Advances in Shock Research" | Wiley-Liss, April 1, 1983, cover price $60.00 | also contains Advances in Shock Research

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Product Description: Just in time for the 2016 elections comes this indispensable addition to the Hillary oeuvre! The updated paperback version of I’ve Always Been a Yankees Fan, that Dick Morris called the “wonderful little book” that gave you “all the ammunition you need to hold up your end of the argument and make sure that Hillary's quotes and lies are not forgotten but come back to haunt her” is chock-full of QR codes taking you directly to video and audio clips of Hillary  intoning that she would not run for president,  sparring with NPR’s Terry Gross over her flip-flopping on gay marriage,  asking what difference it makes when being grilled about Benghazi,  insisting that she and Bill were dead broke when the left the White House,  admitting that she hasn’t driven a car since 1996,  and much, much more...read more
By Thomas Kuiper (compiler)
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9780471835844, titled "Intervention in the Aging Process: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Intervention in the Aging Process, Boston, Mass, Nov 5-6, 1982, Pt" | Wiley-Liss, December 1, 1983, cover price $66.00 | also contains Intervention in the Aging Process: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Intervention in the Aging Process, Boston, Mass, Nov 5-6, 1982, Pt

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9781938067945 | Midpoint Trade Books Inc, August 4, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Just in time for the 2016 elections comes this indispensable addition to the Hillary oeuvre!

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Product Description: Oh, happy day! Make every day a happy one with this cheerful gift book combining Snoopy's happy dance with joyful quotes on dancing and life.Snoopy is the quintessential cartoon dog smile-bringer. From his bantering with Woodstock to his fantasy life, it's no wonder that he's the most popular Peanuts cartoon character! And he's never more endearing than when he's expressing his ultimate joy of life by doing his happy dance (much to Lucy's dismay!)...read more
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9781449468644 | Andrews McMeel Pub, July 7, 2015, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Oh, happy day!

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Product Description: The Rotary Book of Readings collects over 175 quotations exploring the goals and values of this preeminent humanitarian organization. In its pages you will discover the core principles embodied by Rotary International, including volunteerism, leadership, community, and peace, all through these inspirational quotes—many from noted members of Rotary International...read more
By Rotary Club of Hobart (corporate author)
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9781578265633 | Hatherleigh Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: The Rotary Book of Readings collects over 175 quotations exploring the goals and values of this preeminent humanitarian organization.

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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
By Elina Diaz (illustrator) and S. M. Torres
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9781633530157 | Ingram Pub Services, June 20, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “I wish I had less money,” said no one, ever.

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9780405092855, titled "Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on an Underdeveloped Economy: The Venezuelan Case" | Ayer Co Pub, November 1, 1976, cover price $31.95 | also contains Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on an Underdeveloped Economy: The Venezuelan Case

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Product Description: This collection of Mark Twain quotes presents the best of the curmudgeonly writer's thoughts on diet, exercise, medicine, smoking, drinking, romance, parenting, old age, fashion, finances, politics, and stress management. Curated by a well-known Twain expert and mining lesser-known texts, speeches, and notebooks, it's the perfect gift for anyone who's had enough of Gwyneth's self-righteous advice and the ramblings of the blogosphere...read more
By Mark Dawidziak (editor)
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9781938849459, titled "Mark Twain's Guide to Diet, Exercise, Beauty, Fashion, Investment, Romance, Health and Happiness: A Politically Incorrect Self-help Book from America's Greatest Humorist" | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, June 9, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This collection of Mark Twain quotes presents the best of the curmudgeonly writer's thoughts on diet, exercise, medicine, smoking, drinking, romance, parenting, old age, fashion, finances, politics, and stress management.

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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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9780060537005 | Reprint 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: Cats are smarter than we are, right? They certainly think so. Get inside the head of a feline Einstein and “aww” in the cleverness of the witty kitties in Genius Cats. These purrfect, slightly modified witticisms next to adorable―and highly intelligent―cats will keep you entertained, amused, and inspired from cover-to-cover...read more
By Mango Media (corporate author)
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9781633531130 | Ingram Pub Services, March 5, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Cats are smarter than we are, right?

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