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 July 9, 2001

Bartleby.com, http://www.bartleby.com/quotations/ 

Looking for that perfect quotation for a summer wedding or anniversary celebration? Try Bartleby.com, which offers 812 quotations containing the word "love." The quotations are drawn from two sources:

  1. John Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (10th ed. 1919)
  2. James B. Simpson's Contemporary Quotations. (1988)

Over 20,000 quotations are available and searchable by keyword.

The main page, http://www.bartleby.com/, offers additional informational and literary material, including

  • the American Heritage Book of English Usage
  • the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
  • Bulfinch's The Age of Fable
  • the Columbia Encyclopedia
  • Emily Post's Etiquette
  • Frazer's The Golden Bough
  • Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body
  • Inaugural Addresses of the U.S. Presidents
  • the King James version of the Bible
  • the Oxford Shakespeare
  • Robert's Rules of Order 
  • Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
  • Strunk's The Elements of Style
  • the World Factbook

Suggested by Ann Hemmens.

2008, M.G. Gallagher Law Library, University of Washington