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The Faber Book of Aphorisms

(1964)
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Aphorisms are not witticisms or epigrams, but general truths succinctly stated. This anthology contains 3000 quotations from a wide variety of aphorists ranging from Heraclitus to Ogden Nash, as well as Jane Austen, Pascal, Freud, Goethe, the Duke of Wellington, Shaw, Jean Cocteau and many more.

    

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January 1973 : UK Hardback
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Title: Faber Book of Aphorisms
Author(s): W H Auden, Louis Kronenberger
ISBN: 0-571-06013-7 / 978-0-571-06013-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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September 1970 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Faber Book of Aphorisms
Author(s): W H Auden
ISBN: 0-571-09519-4 / 978-0-571-09519-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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