By John Bartlett
First released in 1855, BARTLETT'S standard QUOTATIONS has been thoroughly up-to-date and revised for the 17th version through Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Justin Kaplan. This seventeenth version, lower than Kaplan's correct path, comprises over 20,000 quotations, representing 2,500 authors, ninety of whom are new to BARTLETT'S. New comers comprise invoice Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Tony Kushner, Tammy Wynette, Margaret Atwood, Mary Oliver, Maya Angelou, Frank O'Hara, Martin Amis, Kingsley Amis, mom Teresa, Jacques Cousteau, Rudolph Giuliani, Alfred Hitchcock, L. M. Montgomery, Eric Ambler, Jerry Seinfeld, J.K. Rowling, Katharine Graham, and Emma Goldman. With quotations awarded in chronological order, within the well-known BARTLETT'S culture, BARTLETT'S provides the reader an enormous landscape of the area, from the traditional Egyptians to the most recent motion picture, from the inspirational and the attractive to the sardonic and the downright humorous.
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