The Oxford Dictionary Of Quotations

Author: Elizabeth M. Knowles
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198601735
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More than twenty thousand quotations from every era and location are combined in a comprehensive reference that also encompasses details of the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each entry, as well as a thematic and k

Metropolis On The Styx

Author: David Lawrence Pike
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801473047
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Pike considers how underground spaces and their many myths have organized ways of seeing, thinking about, and living in the modern city. He details the emergence of the vertical city in the imagination of 19th century Paris and London, a city whose ground level was replete with passages between above and below.