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Thesaurus of anecdotes

by Edmund Fuller

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Edmund Fuller ; a new classified collection of the best anecdotes from ancient times to the present day.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6261 .F8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 489 p. ;
    Number of Pages489
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6440764M
    LC Control Number42024273
    OCLC/WorldCa608936

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    Define anecdotes. anecdotes synonyms, anecdotes pronunciation, anecdotes translation, English dictionary definition of anecdotes. a brief story relating an interesting or amusing event: His anecdote was very funny. Book Description. Nicolas Slonimsky’s first edition of Music Since came out in –his entry into the world of lexicography–and this fifth edition, published in , was the last book he wrote. But that’s only one reason why this book should be .

    anecdote (ăn`ĭkdōt'), brief narrative of a particular anecdote differs from a short story short story, brief prose fiction. The term covers a wide variety of narratives—from stories in which the main focus is on the course of events to studies of character, from the "short short" story to extended and complex narratives such as Thomas Mann's Death in Venice. A book I've had on my shelves since the mid's and decided I might as well read it. Even though some of the anecdotes are apocryphal, they're still interesting and often quite funny. It's also a good jumping-off point for Googling more information on some of the more intriguing people and incidents mentioned/5.


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The majority of the anecdotes in this book are humorous. Many are serious and thoughtful. All prove something. The thing to remember is, many jokes are anecdotes but not all anecdotes are jokes.

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Pete was telling them an anecdote about their mother. Synonyms: story. “Most motivational speakers typically use anecdotes rather than statistics to prove their point.

They don’t speak about the thousands of failures of millions of hapless men and women but always tell the story of one successful person to prove their point. They make great promises akin to a good salesman out to sell his wares.

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