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Bartlett's Familiar Quotations by Justin Kaplan, John Bartlett

By Justin Kaplan, John Bartlett

First released in 1855, BARTLETT'S typical QUOTATIONS has been thoroughly up to date and revised for the 17th variation by way of Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Justin Kaplan. This 17th edition, below Kaplan's ultimate course, includes 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 provided in chronological order, within the well-known BARTLETT'S culture, BARTLETT'S offers the reader an enormous landscape of the area, from the traditional Egyptians to the most recent motion picture, from the inspirational and the gorgeous to the sardonic and the downright humorous.

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Merrill, Bob, 1922–1998 Merrill, James [Ingram], 1926–1995 Merritt, Dixon Lanier, 1879–1972 Merton, Robert K[ing], 1910– Merwin, W[illiam] S[tanley], 1927– Mettrie, Julien Offray de La. See La Mettrie Meurier, Gabriel, 1530–1601 Meynell, Alice, 1847–1922 Michelangelo [Buonarroti], 1475–1564 Michelet, Jules, 1798–1874 Middlesex, Lionel Cranfield, Earl of. See Cranfield Middleton, Thomas, 1580–1627 NOTE 174, 198, 210 Miles, Alfred Hart, 1883–1956 Miles, William Porcher, 1822–1899 Mill, John Stuart, 1806–1873 Millay, Edna St.

Qxd 9/3/02 1:06 PM Page xlv Index of Authors Quarles, Francis, 1592–1644 NOTE 144 Quayle, Dan [J. D. c. 35–c. 100 NOTE 412 249 Rabelais, François, c. 1494–1553 NOTE 55, 56, 57, 79, 84, 88, 102, 243 Rabutin-Chantal, Marquise de Sévigné, Marie de. See Sévigné Racan, Honorat de Bueil, Marquis de, 1589–1670 Racine, Jean, 1639–1699 NOTE 88 Radcliffe, Ann, 1764–1823 Rado, James, 1939– Ragni, Gerome, 1942–1991 Rainsborough, Thomas, d. 1648 Ralegh, Sir Walter, c. 1552–1618 Raleigh, Sir Walter, 1861–1922 Rand, Ayn, 1905–1982 Randall, James Ryder, 1839–1908 Randolph, Innes, 1837–1887 Randolph, John, 1773–1833 Rands, William Brighty [pseudonym: Matthew Browne], 1823–1882 Ranke, Leopold von, 1795–1886 Ransom, John Crowe, 1888–1974 Raspe, Rudolf Erich, 1737–1794 NOTE 112 Ravenscroft, Edward, fl.

438–c. 533 Renan, [Joseph] Ernest, 1823–1892 Renard, Jules, 1864–1910 Renoir, Pierre Auguste, 1841–1919 Repkow. See Eike von Repkow Revere, Paul, 1735–1818 Rexford, Eben Eugene, 1848–1916 Reynaud, Paul, 1878–1966 Rhodes, Cecil [John], 1853–1902 Rhodes, William Barnes, 1772–1826 Ricardo, David, 1772–1823 Rice, Grantland, 1880–1954 Rich, Adrienne, 1929– Rich, Richard, fl. 1610 Richards, Ann Willis, 1933– Richards, Keith, 1943– Richards, Laura E[lizabeth], 1850–1943 Richie, Lionel, 1950– Richler, Mordecai, 1931–2001 Richter, Johann Paul Friedrich [Jean Paul], 1763–1825 Riesman, David, 1909– Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849–1916 Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875–1926 Rimbaud, Arthur, 1854–1891 Riqueti, Honoré Gabriel de, Comte de Mirabeau.

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