Concise Dictionary of Scottish Quotations

A place for everything and everything in its place Thrift (1875) That terrible Nobody! How much has he to answer for. More mischief is done by Nobody than by all the world besides Thrift (1875) 'It will do!

Concise Dictionary of Scottish Quotations

A concise but comprehensive collection of famous Scottish quotes.

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Concise Dictionary of Scottish Quotations
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Betty Kirkpatrick
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-01 - Publisher: Crombie Jardine Publishing

A concise but comprehensive collection of famous Scottish quotes.
Thrift (1875)
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Samuel Smiles
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06 - Publisher:

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting
Dominion and Agency
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Eli MacLaren
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-08 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

The 1867 Canadian confederation brought with it expectations of a national literature, which a rising class of local printers hoped to supply. Reforming copyright law in the imperial context proved impossible, and Canada became a prime market for foreign publishers instead. The subsequent development of the agency system of exclusive
Re-Thinking Men
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Anthony Synnott
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Much writing on men in the field of gender studies tends to focus unduly, almost exclusively, on portraying men as villains and women as victims in a moral bi-polar paradigm. Re-Thinking Men reverses the proclivity which ignores not only the positive contributions of men to society, but also the male
The Rays before Satyajit
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Chandak Sengoopta
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In the history of Indian cinema, the name of Satyajit Ray needs no introduction. However, what remains unvoiced is the contribution of his forebears and their tryst with Indian modernity. Be it in art, advertising, and printing technology or in nationalism, feminism, and cultural reform, the earlier Rays attempted to