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Index of abridged titles of books

University of Glasgow. Library.

Index of abridged titles of books

selected from the General Catalogue of the Glasgow University Library.

by University of Glasgow. Library.

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Published by Univ. Press in Glasgow .
Written in English


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Pagination128 p.
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Details *. Books shelved as abridged: K is for Killer by Sue Grafton, I is for Innocent by Sue Grafton, The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, World War Z: A. reed martin. reed martin co-created and performed in the original productions of the complete history of america (abridged), the bible: the complete word of god (abridged), western civilization: the complete musical (abridged), all the great books (abridged), completely hollywood (abridged), the complete world of sports (abridged), the ultimate christmas show (abridged), and the complete.

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In today’s marketing world th. Abridged classic literature, abridged classic novels, cartoons, classic literature explained, classic novels explained, comics, condensed classic literature, full-page, John Atkinson, shortened books, shortened classic books, Wrong Hands.

The Reader's Digest Condensed Books were a series of hardcover anthology collections, published by Reader's Digest and distributed by direct mail. Each volume contained several current best-selling novels (or, occasionally, nonfiction books), abridged (or "condensed"). BookBrowse is a selective website featuring some of the best books published in the past 15 years.

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According to the Chicago Manual of Style and the Modern Language Association, titles of books (and other complete works, such as newspapers and magazines), should be italicized. So if abiding by either of those guides, you'd italicize Stephen King’s The Shining, just as you would Vanity Fair and The Miami Herald (and Appetite for Destruction.

I thought that abridged versions of books are cheating until I read the unabridged Les Miserables last year. While I liked the book, I wish that I had read an abridged version instead for a few reasons.

First, I spent weeks reading the book, when I could have been reading other wonderful classics. Therefore I decided to quite the books at Book No (Novel Bookletor end of the 11th Story Cycle) and switch to the original novel booklets.

In the top left corner you can see Book 1, containing Bookletsand book at the bottom of the shelf. Reading aloud changes lives, unites schools, and transforms communities. Then I Storybook: why it's been sitting on the The unused for years: this would-be Index of abridged titles of books book anthology has on index of musicians or song titles.

I have grew up with an abridged narcissistic father and a mother with severe narc tendencies.)The characters are well-developed and relatable.

It's a short read ( pages), but it goes deep. Tagged: unabridged publisher This topic has 5 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 9 years, 5 months ago by Rachel White. Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total) Author Posts Febru at pm kimofthesavagesParticipant Why don’t the books say very clearly if they are abridged or not.

And also, [ ]. However, ~50 years ago abridged books were all the rage - mainly due to the idea that TV was rotting people's minds and everyone should have at least an overview/Cliff's Notes level familiarity with "The Classics," and this almost religious fascination with "the great books" that set the foundation for all of Western culture and needed to be.

Reader's Digest Condensed Books was a series of hardcover anthology collections, published by the American general interest monthly family magazine Reader's Digest and distributed by direct volumes contained five (although a considerable minority consisted of three, four, or six) current best-selling novels and nonfiction books which were abridged (or "condensed") specifically for.

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Find a huge variety of new & used Abridged version books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Abridged version books at Alibris. This thoughtful abridgment makes an ideal introduction to Kant's Critique of Pure Reason. Key selections include: the Preface in B, the Introduction, the Transcendental Aesthetic, the Second Analogy, the Refutation of Idealism, the first three Antinomies, the Transcendental Deduction in B, and the Canon of Pure Reason.

A brief introduction provides biographical information, descriptions of the. 20, Leagues Under the Sea (abridged) 20, Leagues Under the Sea (unabridged) 20, Leagues Under the Sea, Around the World in Eighty Days (abridged) A The Essential Abraham Lincoln (selections) Adam Bede (unabridged) The Adventures of Brigadier Gerard (unabridged) The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (abridged).

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Rowling (86,) 5. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. Rowling. The easiest way into a book is the title.

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The illustrated “My First Little House” books are some of the best abridged books I have ever read – the illustrations are so sweet and they use the parts of the story that are the most interesting to young children (in my experience).

They also led us right into the full version of the book. So, at any rate: I’m with you there. A fully abridged audio book can span as little as 4 hours for a book that would span 20 hours unabridged.

The easiest content of a fiction book to edit out is back story that is often provided for characters or story elements that help support the reality of the story for the reader but fails to provide any narrative to the story itself.

For. Your Favorite Business Books, Abridged and three other popular business books. the last one explains how his book is on the best-seller list). does "kindle edition" mean that the book is abridged or altered in any way.

Answer Save. 4 Answers. Relevance. old lady. Lv 7. 1 decade ago. Favorite Answer. No - books that are published as ebooks have to follow a certain format - it doesn't change anything in the text, just the way it is formatted.

Kindle edition just means that you can read. The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ Index Biblicus: or, The historical books of the Holy Scripture abridged.

With each book, chapter, and sum of diverse matter : Leonard Hoar. Preface to the Abridged Edition Acknowledgments Map of the Warring States World Around BCE Part I Introduction 1. Shang Yang and His Times 2. The Text: History, Dating, Style 3.

The Ideology of the Total State 4. The Text’s Reception and Impact Part II: The Book of Lord Shang Notes on Translation 1.

Revising the Laws 2. Orders to. abridged: 1 adj (used of texts) shortened by condensing or rewriting “an abridged version” Synonyms: cut, shortened with parts removed half-length abridged to half its original length potted (British informal) summarized or abridged short primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration Antonyms: unabridged.

Get this from a library. Index Biblicus: or, The historical books of the Holy Scripture abridged: With each book, chapter, and sum of diverse matter distinguished. And a chronology to every eminent epocha of time superadded.

With a harmony of the four Evangelists: and a table thereunto. A singular help for all persons of what age, rank, or ability soever ; for their better knowledge. Get this from a library. Index Biblicus: or, The historical books of the Holy Scripture abridged.: With each book, chapter, and sum of diverse matter distinguished.

And a chronology to every eminent epocha of time superadded. With a harmony of the four Evangelists: and a table thereunto. A singular help for all persons of what age, rank, or ability soever; for their better knowledge.

The principle of a list of forbidden books was adopted at the Fifth Lateran Council inthen confirmed by the Council of Trent in The first edition of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum, dated was published by Pope Paul IV.

The 32nd edition, published in included titles. The Index was suppressed in Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN Seller Inventory #   In fact, Mortimer Adler, author of How to Read a Book (highly recommended), says in that book something to the effect: many books are to be tasted, some are to be chewed, a few swallowed, and even fewer digested.

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