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The Dictionary of outrageous quotations

The Dictionary of outrageous quotations

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Published by Xanadu in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quotations, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and introduced by C.R.S. Marsden.
    ContributionsMarsden, C. R. S. 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6081
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15324810M
    ISBN 100947761357, 0947761640

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