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Today's Featured Quotation Book

Random House Webster's Quotationary
by Leonard Roy Frank (Editor)
Although it appears that Random House has decided that they can make up new words, this collection contains over 20,000 quotes. If that is the definition of a "quotationary" many collections are far from the mark. Organized by subject with a complete index. [More Reference Quotation Books]

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Poems: A Selection
by William Claire
A selections of poems William Claire has written, and published, over the past 40 years. [More Recommended Reading]

Today's Featured Reference Book

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
by Adrian Room, Terry Pratchett, John Buchanan-Brown (Introduction)
This book provides the reference to the idiomatic sayings in our language. That sounds really boring, but it's incredibly useful. I receive many emails that ask the origin of some phrases such as "the whole nine yards." I'm not able to answer questions like that, but a book like this does, 90% of the time. [More Other Reference Books]

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