Bartlett, John; Justin Kaplan, general editor
Title FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature
Book Condition Fine in blue linen with gilt titles to the front cover and to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with a tiny nick to the upper corner of the front flap fold. Quarto.
Edition Sixteenth edition, first printing: Review copy with publisher's materials laid in.
Publisher Boston/Toronto/London: Little, Brown and Company, (1992).
0316082775 / 9780316082778
Seller ID 47880.00
Completely revised and updated by noted Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Justin Kaplan, this edition contains more than 20,000 quotations, representing 2,550 authors, 340 of whom are new to this edition. 1405 pages; author index; and general index.
Quotations. Reference. Language.