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  • Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotationsby Elizabeth Knowles

    OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 26.99 US$ 23.21

    This new collection offers a vivid picture of the world in the 21st century, against a backdrop of the landmark events leading up to it. From Catherine Tate and the Simpsons to Mother Teresa and Winston Churchill, here are the key voices of our time. An authoritative look-up reference, and an enjoyable source for browsing. more...

  • The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fableby Elizabeth Knowles

    OUP Oxford 2006; US$ 17.99 US$ 15.47

    Who? What? Where? Why? Enquire within for a wealth of fascinating and authoritative information on the stories behind words, names, and sayings. more...

  • How to Read a Wordby Elizabeth Knowles

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 12.99 US$ 11.17

    Have you ever wondered how you can find out more about a word: Where did it come from? How has its meaning altered? How can it be pronounced? What is its relationship to other words? Language is not fixed, but is an evolutionary process: words develop and change, in meaning, association, and pronunciation, as well as in many other ways. Exploring the... more...

  • What They Didn't Sayby Elizabeth Knowles

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 16.99 US$ 14.61

    Follow the moneyFresh fields and pastures newA good day to bury bad newsIf the glove doesn't fit you must acquitBrings together a fascinating range of wrongly remembered sayings, popular summaries of original thoughts, and apocryphal or unverifiable comments attributed to a particular person. By revealing what was (and was not) really said, this... more...

  • Oxford Dictionary of Quotations 8eby Elizabeth Knowles

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 34.99 US$ 30.09

    The first edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations was published in 1941 and for over 70 years this bestselling book has remained unrivalled in its coverage of quotations 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?'... more...

  • Modern Dramaby Ric Knowles; Joanne Elizabeth Tompkins; W.B. Worthen

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; US$ 37.95

    The contributors examine varied topics such as the analysis of periodicity; the articulation of social, political, and cultural production in theatre; the re-evaluation of texts, performances, and canons; and demonstrations of how interdisciplinarity inflects theatre and its practice. more...

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