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book of anecdotes

George, Daniel

book of anecdotes

illustrating varieties of experience in the lives of the illustrious and the obscure.

by George, Daniel

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Published by Hulton Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anecdotes.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6261 .B78 1957
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 445 p.
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6255923M
    LC Control Number58026528
    OCLC/WorldCa10279727

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There are over biographical anecdotes about more than famous people. The book is international in scope and an entertaining walk through history. People representing all types of occupations are covered, from U.S. presidents to Greek philosophers to entertainers and sports figures/5(29).

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Many of the anecdotes here are funny, others are touching, outrageous, sinister, inspiring, or downright weird/5(6). This Book of Musical Anectdotes is no exception. It is full of strange, and true tales of the most famous of musicians. All great musicians are genuises, and most of them are very strange.

Slonimsky captures the true essence of the composers, and lets us see what else they did besides compose glorious music. A truly excellent, witty by: 1. Extremely good book and a great collection of stories if you are interested in English legal history and anecdotes (also included stories of some American lawyers like Choate, James Ames, Cardozo, Clarence Darrow, Felix Frankfurter and Earl Warren).Reviews: 6.

A former lawyer and celebrated crime writer, Michael Gilbert has compiled a vastly entertaining collection of over three hundred fifty anecdotes about legal goings-on over the past two hundred fifty years, and about the individuals/5(12). A book compiled of anecdotes from other collections, arranged under the name of the person they're about/5.

An anecdote should a a remarkable moment of wit, oddity, or blazing insight that is ideally about a paragraph or two in length but which is too slight to lend itself to chapter or book-length treatment. Hastings needs to read a book like The Little, Brown Book of Anecdotes by Clifton/5.

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(Richard Miller)Pages: Beginning with the first century A.D. and continuing up to Queen Elizabeth II, this anthology of anecdotes covers every monarch who ever reigned in England. Hundreds of fascinating tidbits of information, observances recorded contemporaneously, legends and facts abound in this comprehensive look at the British monarchy and its cast of royal characters.4/5.

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Bartlett’s Book of Anecdotes is a revised, edited version of The Little, Brown Book of Anecdotes, the last edition of which was published in For that version, Clifton Fadiman, as General Editor, contributed and wrote anecdotes, made the final selection, and edited the volume.

He also was responsible for theFile Size: 6MB. Annals, Anecdotes And Legends: A Chronicle Of Life Assurance This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.

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A compendium of five hundred instructive and fascinating stories of business wit, wisdom, success, and failure concerning Rockefeller, Trump, and other business leaders/5(6).Stephen Theaker is right in his (GR) review of this book (21 April ); the anecdote by Jessica Mitford, describing a sexual assault on her cousin, in a cinema (pp.

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